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2014-05-24 16:20:28

In the news release, As Congress Derails Energy-Efficiency Bill, Bipartisan Policy Center Releases Second Video in Series Encouraging Americans to Join Movement to Help End Political Dysfunction in Washington, issued 23-May-2014 by Bipartisan Policy Center over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the YouTube video included in the release was incorrect as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: As Congress Derails Energy-Efficiency Bill,...

2014-05-23 23:08:43

The Congress, hosted by the National Guardianship Network in affiliation with the International Guardianship Network, is committed to ensuring excellence in guardianship practices around the world. Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 Boston guardianship law firm of Blake & Associates is a proud sponsor of the 2014 World Congress on Adult Guardianship to be held in Arlington, Virginia, May 28-30, 2014. The Congress, hosted by the National Guardianship Network in affiliation with the...

2014-05-23 23:02:13

NFL families to share personal experiences in hopes to rally support for retired players. Arlington, TX (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 Former NFL players will gather May 30 and 31 in Arlington, Texas for the fourth Retired NFL Players Summit to discuss the growing need for specialized care among many of football’s greats. The Summit, hosted by the Retired NFL Players Congress and sponsored by the Save The Game Foundation, is a place for NFL families to discuss the details of the player benefits...

2014-05-23 12:21:56

"Lip Service" Video Illustrates Partisan Rhetoric on Energy Policy WASHINGTON, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This week the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) released a new "Lip Service" campaign video illustrating the partisan rhetoric on energy policy as efforts to pass an energy-efficiency bill failed in the Senate. This new video campaign is part of the BPC's Citizens for Political Reform initiative. The goals of the campaign are to showcase partisan behavior that is...

2014-05-21 12:25:59

Entertainment by renowned tenor Anthony Kearns WASHINGTON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Washington Times will honor America's veterans, with an emphasis on the dozens of veterans serving in Congress, in a gala celebration just before Memorial Day. The ticketed event takes place tonight at the Capitol Hill Club from 6 to 8 p.m. The evening's entertainment will be provided by renowned tenor Anthony Kearns, who will also perform with the National Symphony Orchestra...

2014-05-21 08:20:53

PHILADELPHIA, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 60 leaders in national defense urged Congress today to reform the way it oversees homeland security, saying that the current system jeopardizes national security and leaves the nation vulnerable to cyber-attacks, bioterrorism, and other threats. In a full-page ad in the May 21 editions of The Wall Street Journal, the bipartisan group reflected the overwhelming consensus that the system is dysfunctional and said: "The nation is...

2014-05-20 23:14:46

Over the past 10 years, thousands of device professionals have attended Medical Device Quality Congress (MDQC) and benefited from the unmatched educational sessions presented by industry experts and FDA officials. For 2014, FDAnews has crafted a groundbreaking three-day agenda that will provide a thorough overview of all the key issues confronting devicemakers, with actionable information and insights that can be taken back and applied immediately. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) May 20, 2014...

2014-05-20 12:38:28

New AMSF Video Highlights The Need To Update Our Sales Tax Laws To Reflect 21st Century Technology WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Main Street Fairness (AMSF) continued its public education efforts on the need for Congress to pass federal e-fairness legislation this year by releasing a new video, "Times have changed." The video highlights how the world of commerce and retailing was in a much different place in 1992 when the Supreme Court ruled that states...

2014-05-20 12:34:06

ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) CEO B. Douglas Hoey, RPh, MBA issued the following statement today in response to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' (CMS) final rule for 2015 Part D prescription drug plans: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100106/DC33253LOGO "NCPA is still reviewing the final CMS rule but we have some initial observations. "First, we commend CMS for requiring plan...

2014-05-19 23:03:53

SAE International announces the line-up of executive panels for the SAE 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress, which will be held Oct. 7-9 in Rosemont, Ill. Warrendale, PA (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 SAE International announces the line-up of executive panels for the SAE 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress, which will be held Oct. 7-9 in Rosemont, Ill. The panels will include:     Blue Ribbon Panel: Engineers as Leaders The commercial vehicle competitive...


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