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2014-08-11 16:27:32

NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Seleni Institute was honored last week to welcome the first female Speaker of the US House of Representatives in US history and current House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi to tour its facility and learn more about both Seleni and the mental health issues women face during their reproductive years. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140811/135155 Leader Pelosi said, "The Seleni Institute is a remarkable model for caring for women's...

2014-07-29 04:21:45

More than half of Republicans and Democrats give Congress a rating of poor NEW YORK, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the past few months the air in Washington, D.C. has continued to grow heavy and oppressive, and this has had nothing to do with the weather. The partisan fighting is contentious and the intra-party fighting is not far behind in intensity. Americans are definitely taking notice of this, and the force of their displeasure is evident in how they feel about Congress,...

2014-06-25 16:26:33

Supporters celebrate Leader Pelosi and 25 years of EGPAF at Washington, D.C. reception WASHINGTON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi received the Congressional Global Champion Award on Tuesday, June 24 from the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) in honor of her longstanding commitment to an AIDS-free future. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101104/DC95522LOGO In accepting the award, Leader Pelosi recalled her first meeting...

2014-05-01 16:21:30

Gen. Raymond Odierno, Justice Sam Alito, Nancy Pelosi Among Honored Guests WASHINGTON, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Sons of Italy Foundation (SIF) will honor leaders in government, military justice and labor at its 26(th) NELA Gala in Washington, D.C., May 22. Actor Joe Mantegna will be the Master of Ceremonies. Tenor Sean Harris will perform. HONOREES: -- Secretary Leon Panetta, statesman, lawyer, and professor -- Sen. Christopher Dodd, president, the Motion Picture...

2014-02-25 12:24:09

In honor of Women's History Month, Leader Pelosi will discuss her life, distinguished career and the inspirational women who have forged new paths in the world of politics NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM and the Newseum today announced that Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) will be the featured guest on the next installment of the "SiriusXM Leading Ladies" series, candid conversations with influential and inspiring women who have forged their own paths to...

2013-07-31 23:17:01

On July 21, 2013, the California Democratic Party passed a resolution that addresses the ongoing federal raids being conducted on marijuana dispensaries that are legally operating in the state of California. (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Potstores.com has learned that on July 21, 2013, the California Democratic Party passed a resolution that addresses the ongoing federal raids being conducted on marijuana dispensaries that are legally operating in the state of California (California Democratic...

Golden Gate Bridge Turns 75
2012-05-29 08:02:14

Brett Smith for RedOrbit.com San Franciscans culminated the anniversary celebration of the Golden Gate Bridge Sunday night the way we typically celebrate 75-year-olds, with a cascading fireworks display and a barrage of air guitar-ready riffs. Thousands of people flocked to the American icon to mark the diamond anniversary and take part in the celebration, which included a 20-minute pyrotechnics display and musical montage. The weekend-long celebrations kicked off on Friday with a...


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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.