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2013-12-13 23:02:05

Nurses and Doctors from Johns Hopkins University and University of Maryland Sign and Send Letter to Sen. Mikulski Urging Action Akron, OH (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 More than 70 Maryland-based nursing, medical and science professionals today released a letter calling on Congress to lift the ban on federal funding for Syringe Services Programs (SSPs). The letter is signed by a number of doctors, nurses, and professors from Johns Hopkins University, the University of Maryland, the Maryland...

Image 1 - Space Archive, Supernova Named in Honor of Maryland Senator
2012-04-08 05:15:42

[ Watch the Video ] Both one of the world's largest astronomy archives and a supernova have been named in honor of the US Senator currently serving as the chairwoman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies, various media outlets have reported. According to a Thursday UPI article, a facility which is home to astronomical observations of various stars, planets, and galaxies originating from the Hubble Space Telescope and 15 other NASA space...

2009-01-29 08:15:00

    WASHINGTON, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Battle lines in Washington may be forming over the economic stimulus plan, but Senator Barbara Mikulski is fighting for one proposal sure to win support of all American parents: hire cops and computer experts to rescue children from sexual predators.   At the urging of children's advocates, Mikulski (D-MD) added $50 million for "Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) initiatives" to the Senate stimulus package, (S. 336)....

2009-01-28 12:23:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) announced its strong support for legislation proposed by U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., to stimulate the struggling economy by boosting retail automobile sales. Sen. Mikulski's proposal, S. 333, The Auto Ownership Tax Assistance Act, grants a tax deduction for consumers who purchase a new car or truck. New vehicle owners would be able to temporarily deduct sales and excise taxes as well as...


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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
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