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2012-02-13 08:00:00

The Chinese Drywall Complaint Center says, "We believe the costs associated with the toxic Chinese drywall disaster in Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Southeast Texas are actually going up, because the Obama Administration and various federal agencies are no shows. As a result of no meaningful federal leadership on the toxic Chinese disaster, this imported toxic Chinese drywall disaster has taken on the atmospherics of the wild west, no one is in charge, and because of intermixing...

Obama Makes 'Accommodation' To Religious Groups Regarding Birth Control Policy
2012-02-11 05:11:33

President Barack Obama on Friday announced that the government would not require faith-based schools, charities and hospitals to provide birth control as part of their employees' health care coverage -- a reversal of a controversial policy that drew criticism from religious leaders and even divided members of his own party. According to Brian Montopoli of CBS News, senior members of the Obama administration called the policy change an "accommodation," and under the revised policy, female...

2012-02-08 00:30:00

The Alliance for Aging Research, http://www.agingresearch.org, today applauded the Obama Administration for reprogramming $50 million from the current budget to Alzheimer´s disease and pledging an additional $80 million for Alzheimer´s research in the next budget cycle. Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 07, 2012 The Alliance for Aging Research, http://www.agingresearch.org, today applauded the Obama Administration for reprogramming $50 million from the current budget to...

2012-02-07 21:05:23

The Obama Administration today announced new efforts to fight Alzheimer´s disease, including immediately making an additional $50 million available for cutting-edge Alzheimer´s research. In addition, the administration announced that its Fiscal Year 2013 budget will boost funding for Alzheimer´s research by $80 million.  Today´s announcement also includes an additional $26 million in caregiver support, provider education, public awareness and improvements in data...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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