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2011-08-16 12:28:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 16, 2011/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following remarks were made by Michael McAdams, president of the Advanced Biofuels Association (ABFA), after this morning's announcement by the Obama administration that the U.S.

2011-07-29 07:30:00

Pew Clean Energy Program poll finds strong support for ambitious standards WASHINGTON, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Against a backdrop of sharp differences on a variety of current public policy issues, new polling by the Pew Clean Energy Program demonstrates strong support from American voters for immediate action on vehicle fuel economy. In a national poll* conducted for Pew by the bipartisan polling team The Mellman Group, Inc.

2011-07-27 16:55:00

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council was disappointed following today's decision by U.S.

2011-07-27 13:50:00

CHICAGO, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the U.S.

2011-07-25 16:13:00

Hard Fought Increases in Federal ADAP Funding will See Little Benefit in Florida TAMPA, Fla., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a shocking move by the Obama Administration, the State of Florida will likely be forced to stop providing AIDS medications to low income people who are currently taking life saving drugs due to limits on how much one state can receive from new federal funding. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110412/DC82138LOGO) "Despite having over 3,550 people...

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2011-07-21 08:00:00

The Obama administration has threatened Iceland with possible trade and diplomatic sanctions under a US law known as the Pelly Amendment, which allows the president to act against foreign nations who defy international animal conservation rules.

2011-07-14 11:03:00

White House Emails Detail anti Fox Bias inside Obama White House: "I'm putting some dead fish in the fox cubby -- just cause" "[FNC Anchor] Bret Baier...is a lunatic" WASHINGTON, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has uncovered documents from the Obama Department of Treasury showing that the Obama administration, contrary to its repeated denials, attempted to exclude...

2011-07-12 14:47:00

NEW YORK, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While American Jewish voters, like the rest of the country, believe that economics is the most important issue facing the nation, they also believe that for the American Jewish community, the single most important issue for the Jewish community is Israel. In a poll conducted by Democrat Pat Caddell and Republican John McLaughlin for the non-partisan organization Secure America Now http://www.secureamericanow.org/, American Jewish voters...

2011-07-07 10:00:00

National Security Experts, Business Groups, Republicans, Environmentalists Agree on the Need for Strongest Possible Fuel Economy Standard for 2017-2025 Fuel Economy and Emissions Rulemaking WASHINGTON, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Just how important is it that the Obama Administration sets the strongest possible fuel economy standards for the 2017-2025 period currently under consideration? Apparently, it's crucial enough that a diverse range of organizations and individuals -...

2011-07-07 04:00:00

Local Immigration Officials Given Wide Latitude to Dismiss Illegal Immigration Deportation Cases, Including For Those Involving Violent Crimes WASHINGTON, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained documents from the Obama Department of Homeland Security (DHS) showing that DHS officials misled Congress and the public about the scope of an immigration enforcement...


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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