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2009-05-14 10:09:00

WASHINGTON, May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a nod to the oil and gas industry, Republican Senators voted against cloture on the nomination of David J. Hayes to be Deputy Interior Secretary.

2008-07-24 15:30:00

On Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Tex.) hosted NASA Administrator Michael Griffin and Secretary of Agriculture Edward T. Schafer during the signing of a memorandum of understanding to enable the USDA's Agricultural Research Service to conduct plant related research on the International Space Station.

2008-07-23 18:00:17

To: SCIENCE EDITORS Contact: John Yembrick of NASA Headquarters, Washington, +1-202- 358-0602, john.yembrick-1@nasa.gov; Matt Macokowiak of the Office of Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, Washington, +1-202-224-9782, matt_mackowiak@hutchison.senate.gov; or Sandy Miller Hays of USDA Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, Md., +1-301-504-1636, sandy.millerhays@ars.usda.gov WASHINGTON, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, U.S.

2008-07-03 15:00:41

AUSTIN, Texas, July 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AARP Texas joined forces today with the Texas Medical Association to urge Senators Kay Bailey Hutchison and John Cornyn to reconsider and support a bipartisan bill that would stop a 10.6 percent cut to doctors who treat Medicare patients, keep Medicare premiums fair, and make significant improvements to a program that 44 million Americans depend on.

2008-07-03 15:00:36

By Hayley Cox, Amarillo Globe-News, Texas Jul. 2--The United States must launch a national movement to attain energy independence over the next 10 to 15 years, U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison said Tuesday.

2006-07-25 11:52:30

By Donna Smith WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two Republican U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday offered a compromise immigration plan they said would ensure border security and allow some of the estimated 12 million illegal immigrants to work legally in the United States without granting amnesty. Texas Sen.

2006-02-27 20:51:50

By Brooks Boliek WASHINGTON (Hollywood Reporter) - A senior Democratic senator plans to force a series of votes on indecency legislation when the Senate Commerce Committee takes up a broad-based telecommunications reform bill in the spring, an aide said Monday. Sens.

2005-06-30 20:40:36

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representativesdealt a blow to Washington, D.C.'s strict gun control law onThursday when it passed an amendment that would effectivelyallow fully assembled rifles and pre-1976 handguns to be keptin city homes.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.