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2013-06-17 20:21:42

As the Obama Administration Draws Attention to the Growing Issue of Patent Trolling, Business Professionals Know to Trust Dr. Dariush Adli and his expert legal team. LOS ANGELES, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Adli Law Group P.C. has recently gained a powerful new ally in the fight against patent trolls - Commander-in-Chief Barack Obama himself. Patent trolls are companies that don't innovate or create any products that benefit society, but exist solely to assert that they are...

2013-06-12 16:21:49

WASHINGTON, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Earlier today, the Obama administration issued a statement of administration policy saying it "strongly objects" to Rep. John Fleming's religious freedom amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act. Fleming's (R-La.) amendment was approved last week by the House Armed Services Committee in response to the growing and open hostility toward religious expression by service members. (Logo:...

2013-06-11 12:30:07

WASHINGTON, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council (FRC) expressed disappointment today after the Obama administration decided on Monday to make the morning after pill, Plan B, available for purchase by anyone, regardless of age, without parental consent or a doctor's prescription. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO) Of the decision Anna Higgins, J.D., director of the Center for Human Dignity at the Family Research Council, said:...

2013-06-04 12:40:14

The Astronomical Society of the Pacific (ASP), speaking from the perspective of 124 years of advancing science and science education, expresses its profound concern over the Obama Administration´s fiscal year 2014 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education restructuring proposal. This proposal will drastically reduce NASA´s education and public outreach (EPO) effort, including the abrupt termination of all mission-based EPO efforts in NASA´s Science...

2013-04-24 12:27:29

WASHINGTON, April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the US-Ukraine Observer: Former U.S. Admiral and commander-in-chief of the U.S. Pacific Fleet has observed that the Obama administration must strengthen ties with Ukraine to prevent Moscow from dragging Ukraine into a "revised quasi-USSR relationship." In his regular column in The Washington Times, Admiral James A. Lyons writes: "Moscow is taking every opportunity to strong-arm Ukraine back into its...

2013-04-11 16:21:31

Continued Commitment and Hard Work Must Occur for Success WASHINGTON, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leo W. Gerard, International President for the United Steelworkers (USW), released this statement on today's announcement by the Obama Administration that a 'Labor Action Plan' has been agreed to by the Guatemalan government to address complaints made by the AFL-CIO and six Guatemalan unions five years ago. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080131/DC12982LOGO)...

2013-04-11 12:30:18

Proposals would shift $8.4 billion in costs onto enrollees over decade WASHINGTON, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In testimony delivered today before a House subcommittee, American Federation of Government Employees Public Policy Director Jacqueline Simon criticized proposals that the Obama administration has presented for altering the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program. Simon testified before the House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Federal Workforce,...

2013-04-10 16:26:09

- Alzheimer's Association Statement - WASHINGTON, April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alzheimer's Association commends the Obama Administration for dedicating an additional $100 million within the President's FY 2014 budget toward the fight against Alzheimer's and the implementation of the National Plan to Address Alzheimer's Disease. These new resources will be used to fund research, awareness, education and outreach, and caregiver support. "In addition to the human suffering...

BRAIN Initiative Announced By Obama
2013-04-03 07:22:50

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online For even the most casual observer of the American political process, the term ℠American Exceptionalism´ is not unfamiliar. While the concept itself might seem somehow ethereal, the history of our nation and our exceptionalism, especially over the last 100 years, is tied to our commitment to scientific advancement. Originally reported in February here on redOrbit, an anticipated new scientific initiative was formally...

2013-03-20 23:04:15

The Obama Administration may take significant action on cybersecurity–a development that has won a comment from Nate Kube. Vancouver, British Columbia (PRWEB) March 20, 2013 According to cybersecurity authority Nate Kube, the threat of cyber attacks is one that affects both government bodies, and private sector companies alike. As such, government agencies are increasingly coming to take cybersecurity for critical infrastructure more seriously. Kube illustrates his point with a recent...