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2014-06-25 23:03:24

Avitus Group fills a critical need in the oil and gas industry where back office staff is hard to come by. Billings, Montana (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Thousands of attendees and hundreds of exhibitors are converging in Billings, Montana this week for the 15th annual Energy Expo at Metra Park. The Rocky Mountain region's largest energy trade exhibition is June 25th and 26th and features former Vice President Dick Cheney as the keynote speaker. Avitus Group, a nationwide business solutions...

2010-12-21 12:05:00

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- President George H. W. Bush today released a video inviting all veterans of Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm to a special Gulf War retrospective that the George Bush School of Government and Public Service is hosting next month, on January 20, 2011, on the campus of Texas A&M University. The highlight of this special milestone event will be a rare roundtable discussion between the key members of the Bush 41 foreign policy...

2010-02-01 16:40:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA), a member of the House Appropriations Committee, its subcommittee to oversee Justice Department spending, and a former member of the Appropriations subcommittee on homeland security, issues this statement: "Two terror attacks in American skies in the first year of a young Presidency: One succeeded in killing thousands of innocent Americans. In the other, no Americans were hurt. "Two responses by political...

2009-09-08 15:05:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a column in today's Cleveland Plain Dealer, "IS THE CIA'S EXCESSIVE SECRECY NEAR AN END?" former White House Spokesman Bob Weiner and Policy Analyst Jordan Osserman call for an "end to excessive CIA Secrecy" and ask for Investigation not only of torture practices, but of the originators and expediters of the Bush law change for the torture program including Vice President Cheney. The authors contend, "Obama's team must ensure that a full...

2009-06-01 13:50:00

WASHINGTON, June 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From the National Press Club banquet hall work area, following former Vice President Dick Cheney's speech and answers:   "The gaps and deferrals in Cheney's speech and responses are overwhelming. His speech today and his other recent appearances leave huge holes and questions about his role in waterboarding, torture, wiretapping, U.S. attorney-firing, and Iraq decisions including WMD," says ex-White House and Congress spokesman Bob Weiner....

2009-05-13 08:55:00

WASHINGTON, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Democratic National Committee (DNC) released a new web ad, entitled "GOP Whack-A-Mole" which highlights the frustration felt by the leaders -- at least in name -- of the Republican party as the old, polarizing leaders of the party continue to dominate the public spotlight. Unable or unwilling to challenge these highly unpopular leaders of the GOP, like Dick Cheney, the ostensible new leaders of the party must feel like they're playing...

2008-12-22 11:29:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a transcript of an interview of Vice President Cheney by Chris Wallace, Fox News: Vice President's Ceremonial Office Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Office Building December 19, 2008 11:42 A.M. EST Q Mr. Vice President, welcome back to FOX News Sunday. THE VICE PRESIDENT: It's good to be back, Chris. Q The President has announced a $13 billion short-term loan to the U.S. automakers without binding conditions on the...

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This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.