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2011-01-06 13:29:00

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- "I am very supportive of both points made in the Treasury Secretary's letter. First ... the U.S. is the world's reserve currency and it is extremely important that the people who loan us money can trust us.

2010-11-01 07:59:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Several recent polls have shown how few people are well-informed on important subjects. In fact, recent Harris Polls have shown how few people know what is in the health care reform bill, commonly called Obamacare by its critics.

2010-07-26 05:05:00

WASHINGTON, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Well-respected Los Angeles developer Sonny Astani unleashes a hard-hitting ad campaign this week.

2010-07-07 03:58:00

NEW YORK, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Dissatisfaction with the state of the country continues to grow, as does some disenchantment with the President and Congress.

2010-03-18 06:45:00

New proposed cybersecurity legislation, designed to help the government police the Internet while easing concerns some in the tech community had about an earlier version of the bill, was introduced in the Senate on Wednesday.

2010-01-11 10:35:00

Edwin Torres Named as Associate Director responsible for New York City Grant Making NEW YORK, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Rockefeller Foundation announced the opening of its 2010 New York City Cultural Innovation Fund competition.

2009-12-08 09:16:00

Robert Bragg to Lead Private Charitable Fundraising for Institute MORGANTOWN, W.V., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute (BRNI) announced that Robert Bragg has been hired to serve as its new development director.

2009-12-08 09:54:00

This one-of-a-kind, national forum allows Americans across the country to discuss concerns about U.S.-China relations with the Obama administration and leading specialists. WASHINGTON, Dec.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.