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2010-11-30 10:11:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It is expected that Congress will take up the DREAM Act - which would give young immigrants the opportunity to obtain legal status - as early as this week.

2010-10-19 18:17:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yesterday, a group led by Republican strategists and misleadingly named "Latinos for Reform," attempted to launch an ad campaign that explicitly urges Latino Americans not to vote.

2010-06-10 15:04:00

Though Seniors Are About to Receive Prescription Drug Rebate Checks, Republicans Are Still Calling For Repeal of Reform See the New DNC Ad 'We Can't Afford to Go Back' Targeting Republicans for Trying to Repeal the Affordable Care Act: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z2TdqERnRl0 WASHINGTON, June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As one of the many benefits seniors will see as a result of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), today the federal government is sending the first round of $250 rebate checks to...

2010-04-29 12:57:00

WASHINGTON, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Washington Times published a story highlighting President Obama's progress in meeting campaign promises to America's veterans.

2010-03-31 18:10:00

WASHINGTON, March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DNC Chairman Tim Kaine released the following statement commemorating Cesar Chavez's 83rd birthday: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080519/DNCLOGO) "As we celebrate what would have been Cesar Chavez's 83rd birthday, we pay homage to a leader who devoted his life to service and whose legacy is still with us today.

2010-03-30 16:31:00

WASHINGTON, March 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DNC Chairman Tim Kaine issued the following statement after President Obama signed the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act.

2010-03-26 17:39:00

WASHINGTON, March 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tim Kaine, chairman of the Democratic National Committee, will discuss his party's prospects in the 2010 elections, including how Democrats will talk to voters about the party's differences over priorities with Republicans, at a National Press Club Luncheon on Wednesday, May 19. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO) In the aftermath of Congress' passage of health care reform legislation, Kaine said the victory...

2010-03-23 16:25:00

President Obama Signs Health Reform Into Law, Makes History WASHINGTON, March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, President Obama signed health insurance reform into law.

2010-03-22 00:53:00

WASHINGTON, March 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following the passage of health insurance reform legislation in the House of Representatives, Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chairman Tim Kaine released the following statement: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080519/DNCLOGO ) "Today, President Obama and Congressional Democrats accomplished something that has eluded Presidents, Congress and the American people for decades.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.