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2014-06-11 12:28:49

WASHINGTON, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Senator John D. Rockefeller, the senior senator from West Virginia, introduced new legislation to support children and working families, The Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Extension Act of 2014. The Children's Defense Fund has rallied support for CHIP since its inception, recognizing its critical role in ensuring children a healthy start. Marian Wright Edelman, President of the Children's Defense Fund released the...

2013-07-23 23:24:48

Standard Oil Trust was forced to dissolve due to violations of the Sherman Antitrust Act (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 Scripophily.com ®, the Internet’s largest buyer and seller of collectible stock and bond certificates, has seen considerable interest in the acquisition of Standard Oil Trust stock certificates signed by John D. Rockefeller. The Standard Oil Trust stock certificates were issued in 1882 and were printed by the Franklin Bank Note Company. The certificate was hand signed by...

2013-05-07 23:22:43

Mastering the Rockefeller Habits course delivers key business strategies to entrepreneurs: Leading online executive education company, Gazelles Growth Institute, announced the debut of its latest online course, Mastering the Rockefeller Habits, based on its co-founder and principal Verne Harnish's best-selling book. Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 Leading online executive education company, Gazelles Growth Institute announced the debut of its latest online course, Mastering the Rockefeller...

2013-05-03 23:16:19

International speaker and business consultant Daniel Marcos will present the Gazelles´ growth concepts from the best-selling business book, Mastering the Rockefeller Habits: What You Must do to Increase the Value of Your Growth Firm on May 14. Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 International speaker and business consultant Daniel Marcos, co-founder and CEO of Gazelles Growth Institute, will present the Gazelles´ growth concepts from the best-selling business book Mastering the...

Senator Complains To Search Engines About Moving Companies
2012-09-26 21:32:35

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The Chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation sent out a letter to popular search engines, claiming how shoddy moving companies are using SEO tactics to gain customers. John D. Rockefeller wrote to Google, Yahoo and Microsoft, warning them about how companies are "gaming the system" in order to come up with higher search results, despite their bad reviews. Customers have complained of losing...

2011-10-17 11:00:00

American Cancer Society's Hope Lodge Beneficiary of New Legacy Connect Initiative Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 17, 2011 Legacy Connect is proud to present CitizenGlam as its first project leveraging the unique Legacy Connect model, which connects consumers, brands and private foundations to expand whatâs possible in the online philanthropic space by creating a multiplier effect for every dollar donated. CitizenGlam, where âœfashionable people do...

2010-04-20 08:30:00

NEW YORK, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Rockefeller Financial -- a leading global wealth management firm serving high-net worth individuals, families, trusts, foundations and endowments -- announced today that affluent U.S. consumers rated the firm third out of 34 wealth management firms according to the 2010 Luxury Brand Status Index(TM) Survey of leading luxury wealth managers. Notably, Rockefeller Financial was rated significantly above-average in "being truly unique and exclusive" and...

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2009-01-28 14:45:00

A bill that would extend the mandatory date when television stations must end analog broadcasts and begin only broadcasting in digital format failed to gain two-thirds support in the House on Wednesday. The House voted to block the proposal just days after the US Senate unanimously voted to approve the bill authored by Commerce Committee Chairman John D. Rockefeller, D-W.V. The bill aimed to push back the analog-to-digital switch date Feb. 17 to June 12 because some broadcasters and consumers...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.