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2014-10-06 23:09:28

Alliance praised for efforts to protect, train and compensate workers, recommendations made for continued progress Washington, D.C.

2014-09-19 23:08:20

In a forum to review progress of the Alliance, Bipartisan Policy Center Co-founder George Mitchell and Senior Fellow Olympia Snowe announced findings indicating that the Alliance has made “significant

2011-04-14 13:53:00

- Senators Kerry/Snowe and Representatives Courtney/Latham introduce legislation on observation stays - WASHINGTON, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A multi-faceted coalition consisting of consumer groups, long term care providers, health care professionals, and others today praised U.S.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.