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Citizens from several states and DC to gather on Tuesday morning at the corner of the Russell Senate office building to taunt Senators and Senate Staff: "Oh the sweet irony of the 'Ted Kennedy seat' sending health care to the grave!" "Electing a Republican to 'Ted Kennedy's seat' is almost like electing Saint Michael to govern hell." WASHINGTON, Jan.
Honor Recognizes Courageous and Innovative Approaches to Human Rights NEW YORK, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last night at its annual awards dinner, the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights presented Bono and Wyclef Jean with the organization's 2009 Ripple of Hope Award.
WASHINGTON, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Democratic leaders held a press availability this afternoon following a Democratic Whip meeting with President Obama in the Cannon Caucus Room. Below are the Speaker's opening remarks: "Thank you very much, Mr. Whip.
Tabloid-Sized Special Edition and 128-Page Book Pay Tribute to Senator Edward M. Kennedy MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY, the nation's top-selling newspaper, is publishing two commemorative products recognizing the life and death of Senator Edward M. Kennedy.
NATICK, Mass., Aug.
Statement by Cheryl G. Healton, Dr PH, President and CEO WASHINGTON, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senator Edward M. Kennedy was a towering figure in the United States Senate for more than 40 years, fighting for many important issues, but top among them were public health and social justice.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell today issued the following statement on the passing of Senator Kennedy of Massachusetts: "I was saddened this morning to learn of the passing of Senator Ted Kennedy, one of the true giants of American public life.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "He was 77 years old. And The United States Conference of Mayors is 77 years old. "Through his life and through the history of our organization, he was a friend and fighter for the needs of cities and our people.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Washington Post: "Senator Edward M.
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