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2015-02-11 08:24:52

Energy consultant is one of five Texas Star Alliance principals to receive individual power rankings AUSTIN, Texas, Feb.

2014-09-29 08:26:04

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Washington Premier Consulting, a public, policy government relations firm has grown to add new services and associates.

2014-07-22 16:29:49

Facebook Spending Up 100 Percent As Amazon Tops $1 Million For First Time SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Google spent $5.03 million on lobbying in the

2014-07-21 12:21:14

Elinore Boeke and Amanda Deatherage bring substantial advocacy and communications experience ARLINGTON, Va., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cruise Lines International Association

2014-07-15 16:29:22

Community Development Focused Lobbying and Government Relations Firm Highlights Its Work with Clients to Build Stronger Communities through Fact-Driven Research and Policy Guidance WASHINGTON,

2014-07-01 23:09:46

The Religious Freedom Restoration Act means an employer can deny medical coverage for birth control.

2014-05-22 23:03:51

This week The California Forward Action Fund, California Common Cause, Institute of Governmental Advocates, California Newspaper Publishers Association, Sunlight Foundation, and the League of

2014-05-19 12:31:08

Miller, a Public Affairs and Strategic Communications Expert, to Build and Advise DDCA's Rapidly Expanding Client Base WASHINGTON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DDC Advocacy (DDCA),

2014-04-07 16:24:17

Excellence in Television, Radio and Internet Campaigns WASHINGTON, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DDC Advocacy (DDCA), a leading international public affairs and issue advocacy firm, is the

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.