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2014-03-11 16:20:13

WASHINGTON, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by The OSS Society: The White House recently announced that it will present the Medal of Honor on March 18, 2014, to 24 Army veterans from World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War, whose Distinguished Service Crosses are being upgraded to Medals to Honor to rectify past discrimination. We believe Office of Strategic Services (OSS) veteran Fred Mayer should have been included among these...

2014-02-10 23:25:06

IVLP Itinerary to Focus on Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Three Cities Washington (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Follow updates and see photos from their visit in real time at #InnotourUSA. With an economic crisis nipping at their heels, many young Europeans are realizing the importance of boosting innovation to create solutions to the challenges they face and encourage future growth. Cultural Vistas is delighted to welcome eight young professionals from seven European countries – most...

2014-01-14 16:23:50

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last night, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty officially confirmed that Hudson Institute Senior Fellow David Satter has been expelled from the Russian Federation as an "undesirable," and barred from further travel or work in Russian territory for a period of five years. Satter had been residing in Moscow while researching a book on post-Soviet history and serving as an advisor to Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Hudson Institute...

2013-12-16 04:21:17

LONDON, December 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mr Jack J. Grynberg, President and CEO of RSM Production Corporation (RSM), has won against Victoria Oil and Gas PLC (VOG) regarding VOG's asserted ownership of rights in the Logbaba Concession in Cameroon. On November 30, 2013 a unanimous International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Arbitration Panel affirmed RSM's 40% interest in Logbaba. He said today: "This is a significant victory for RSM and vindicates our long held...

2013-07-08 16:20:25

WASHINGTON, July 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TOMORROW, July 9, Family Research Council (FRC), a coalition of groups concerned about religious liberty, and Members of Congress, will participate in a Capitol Hill news conference urging support for Rep. John Fleming's (R-LA) military religious freedom amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act. The amendment protects the right of servicemembers to not only hold religious beliefs but to act on them and speak about them....

2013-06-11 23:04:42

Provision would apply to U.S. Educated and Trained Immigrant Workers La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 CHI-California Healthcare Institute this week submitted a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, expressing support of provisions included in comprehensive immigration reform legislation that would allow employers greater access to U.S.“educated and trained immigrant scientists and engineers. CHI is a non-profit public policy...

2013-04-05 08:20:11

Council Includes Former Secretaries of State, Defense, and Members of Congress WASHINGTON, April 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition today announced former Secretary of State Hillary Clintonhas joined its National Advisory Council, which is chaired by Colin Powell and includes every other living former Secretary of State as members.  "Throughout her entire political life as First Lady, Senator, and Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton has...

2013-02-27 12:25:35

WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ambassador Bushnell will address the recent attack in Benghazi - where the deaths of the U.S. Ambassador and other officials put a harsh spotlight on a number of fundamental issues affecting U.S. embassies: Can the State Department make its diplomats more secure and can embassies be protected from armed attack? How are security threats to embassies assessed? Which diplomatic postings benefit - and which do not - when budgets are cut? What...

2013-01-23 08:34:16

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LaserLock Technologies, Inc. (OTC BB: LLTI), a global leader in providing state-of-the art authentication solutions to pharmaceuticals, high-end retailers, casinos and governments, has announced its 2013 Board of Directors. Technological advancements in computer imaging, the explosion of the Internet and subsequent growth of e-commerce have created significant increases in counterfeiting. The highly qualified individuals on the Board of Directors...

2013-01-03 12:25:02

Leading human rights organization joins other non-profit groups and calls for a return to the same jurisdiction the Africa Subcommittee previously had under both Chairmen Henry Hyde and Ben Gilman WASHINGTON, Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Rebecca Project for Human Rights, a leading, Washington, DC-based human rights organization, has joined other non-profit groups and urged House Foreign Affairs Chairman-Elect Ed Royce (R-CA) to allow oversight for the U.S. Agency for...