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2013-06-10 23:02:35

Chance to Influence New Management Policies Motivates Audience Attendees Crystal City, VA (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 Experts in the science of government performance met today at The Performance Institute´s annual Government Performance Summit 2013 (GPS). For the past twelve years, federal leaders have explored the latest mandates and best practices in performance execution and process improvement strategies at GPS. 400 attendees gathered to discuss this year´s theme, Science of Data:...

2012-08-08 21:50:26

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Government Accountability Office is opening back up the debate on whether cell phones can cause cancer, by suggesting the Federal Communications Commission's current standards are outdated. The GAO report said the FCC's regulations "may not reflect the latest evidence on the effects" of cell phones. The government agency is critical of the way the FCC has managed its standards, saying that the rules have not changed since 1996,...

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  • An evil spirit; a devil.
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