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2013-05-10 23:04:29

A la Carte pricing for cable television service would save customers money. Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan is available to speak with reporters, or may be quoted through this release. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 Thursday May 9, 2013, the LA Times covered Senator John McCain's (R-Ariz.) idea to introduce the Television Consumer Freedom Act of 2013 which would let customers choose the channels they want to watch and reduce costs. Principal analyst Jeff Kagan comments on this...

2013-03-21 04:21:08

Unemployment for U.S. Citizens in these States among Highest in Country Yet Senators Push for More Immigration WASHINGTON, March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eight U.S. Senators from seven states - Rubio (R-FL), McCain (R-AZ), Graham (R-SC), Flake (R-AZ), Schumer (D-NY), Menendez (D-NJ), Bennet (D-CO), and Durbin (D-IL) - have proposed an immigration plan allowing illegal immigrants to remain in the country and increasing legal immigration in the future. A number of the Gang...

2013-03-20 16:24:18

Exclusive First: McCain and Brace -- the Longest POW in Vietnam History -- Describe the Secret Communication at the "Hanoi Hilton" Which Led to Life-Changing Bond "[Brace's] story should be told to every American, about what love of country, about love of one's fellow prisoners and faith in God is all about. I don't know of a more compelling story that carries those lessons." - Senator John McCain Locked Up Abroad Premieres Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at 9 PM ET/PT on National Geographic...

2013-01-10 12:23:53

NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, January 12, nearly 900 participating Weight Watchers locations will hold a special "One Amazing Day" public event: A celebration of Weight Watchers' 50(th) anniversary and an opportunity for thousands of successful members to share their stories of weight loss and transformation to inspire others. "When members attend Weight Watchers meetings, they see and hear from others who have lost weight successfully, including every one of our...

2012-11-29 16:21:22

Up to 36,000 civilian employees would lose their jobs unless amendment is approved WASHINGTON, Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees is calling on all U.S. senators to support an amendment introduced by Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland that would prevent harmful cuts to the Department of Defense's civilian workforce. The Cardin amendment, #3025, would strike a provision in the fiscal 2013 National Defense Authorization Act requiring a 5%...

2012-11-22 08:20:46

LONDON, November 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- UK parents are being invited to encourage their children's creative streak by McCain Smiles, who are offering a total of six exciting items from the Crayola range to collect. The exclusive on-pack offer is live now in supermarket freezers across the country and will continue until March 2013. Kids love colouring and it aids their creative development, so these goodies, including washable pens and sticker books, are perfect to...

2012-10-16 07:23:37

NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly a quarter of a million students across the country cast their ballots, and the results are in: President Barack Obama is the winner of the 2012 Scholastic Student Vote, with a 6% lead over Republican candidate Mitt Romney. The Student Vote is conducted every four years through paper ballots in Scholastic Classroom Magazines, and through online voting at www.scholastic.com/election. The vote is an opportunity for students to learn about the...

2012-10-11 11:23:26

CHICAGO, Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New research finds that our evaluations of political candidates shape our beliefs about the views of other voters, even those supporting the opposing candidate. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111102/DC96044LOGO ) Psychologists have argued that people don't put themselves into the shoes of others different from themselves, and don't use their own preferences to make sense of dissimilar others. Yesim Orhun of University of...

Your Body Does Not Lie: Political Ads Of Candidates People Oppose Are Ignored
2012-09-17 10:00:08

A recent study examined people´s bodily responses while watching presidential campaign ads - and discovered another way that people avoid political information that challenges their beliefs. In the last days of the 2008 campaign, researchers had people watch a variety of actual ads for Republican presidential candidate John McCain and his Democratic rival Barack Obama while the viewers´ heart rates, skin conductance and activation of facial muscles were monitored. The results...

2012-08-12 06:20:03

McCain, others blast sequestration while proposing their own arbitrary Defense cuts LAS VEGAS, Aug. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three Senate Armed Services Committee Republicans, led by Senator John McCain (AZ), are touring the nation, mourning the impact of sequestration on defense spending. On Monday, they will bring their act to the world's entertainment capitol. However, what Senator McCain and his Senate GOP colleagues Lindsay Graham (SC) and Kelly Ayotte (NH) will say...