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2014-07-28 16:26:28

The measure would seek to correct longstanding systemic problems within the department WASHINGTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The country's largest wartime veterans organization welcomed the introduction of a bill in Congress that would fix longstanding, widespread problems within the Department of Veterans Affairs, which have impaired its ability to deliver timely health care and benefits to America's veterans. At a news conference today, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Rep....

2014-02-11 12:26:52

ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Concerned Veterans for America (CVA), a national organization representing U.S. military veterans and families, announced today its support for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Management Accountability Act of 2014. In endorsing the bill, introduced by Representative Jeff Miller of Florida, Chairman of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs, CVA CEO Pete Hegseth issued the following statement: "Concerned Veterans for...

2013-07-16 23:29:32

In response to its rapidly growing customer base, and the strong demand for its Business Intelligence Office (BI Office) suite, Pyramid Analytics recruits Michael Ford, Jeff Miller, Mike Lebben and Peter Freitag to join the North American Sales Team. Amsterdam, Netherlands July 16, 2013 (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 Pyramid Analytics, a leader in innovative business intelligence applications, has recruited a seasoned team of BI professionals to support their growing North American customer base....

2011-06-13 05:00:00

National Awards Program to Honor U.S. Representatives Miller, Roe, and Filner WASHINGTON, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Blinded American Veterans Foundation (BAVF), at its 26th annual Congressional Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, June 14, 2011, will present its George "Buck" Gillispie Award for Meritorious Service to U.S. Representatives Jeff Miller (R-Florida) and Phil Roe (R-Tennessee). A special recognition award will be presented to Rep. Bob Filner (D-California). The...

2011-05-17 08:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ActiveVideo Networks(TM) today announced that an order has been issued invalidating asserted claims of two key Verizon Communications patents in the year-long litigation initially filed by ActiveVideo in May, 2010. In the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, the Honorable Raymond A. Jackson invalidated all asserted claims of the two patents: United States Patent No. 5,682,325, which was included in a suit...

2011-04-18 15:41:00

NEWTOWN, Conn., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following continued attacks by anti-hunting groups to ban traditional ammunition (ammunition containing lead-core components) under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) of 1976, Representatives Jeff Miller (R-Fla.-1st) and Mike Ross (D-Ark.-4th), co-chairmen of the Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus, introduced bipartisan legislation (H.R. 1558) to clarify the longstanding exemption of ammunition and ammunition components under the...

2010-12-02 12:23:00

LA QUINTA, Calif., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Andrew K. Skipp, President/CEO, Hubbard-Hall Inc., Waterbury, CT, has been elected Chairman of the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD). Skipp has served as Vice Chairman during the past two years. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100811/NACDLOGO) Skipp joins NACD Vice Chairman Roger T. Harris, President of Producers Chemical Company, Batavia, IL, and Treasurer Mathew A. Brainerd, Brainerd Chemical...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.