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2014-06-09 16:20:35

Chorus of Leadership Voices to 'Open the Skies' Cross Party Lines, Multiple Administrations WASHINGTON, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an op-ed published today in Aviation Weekly, Andrew Card, former Secretary of Transportation (under President George H.W. Bush) and White House Chief of Staff (under President George W. Bush), called for the immediate approval of Norwegian Air International's application before the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). "The case for DOT to...

2014-05-08 20:20:42

Dates of Canada's Mission in Afghanistan to also be inscribed on National War Memorial and Promenade Building in Ottawa to be renamed The Valour Building. OTTAWA, May 8, 2014 /CNW/ - On the eve of the National Day of Honour, Veterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino today announced that a permanent national memorial to Canada's mission in Afghanistan will be constructed in the nation's capital. The memorial, to be unveiled in 2017, will specifically recognize and honour the hard...

2014-04-29 12:25:25

NEW YORK, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gatestone Institute Chairman, Ambassador John Bolton, will convene a symposium discussion with some of the nation's top national security experts to explore the creation of a new energy policy that would spark economic growth and job creation in America when the group meets on Tuesday, May 6(th) at 11:00 a.m., at the Four Seasons in Manhattan. Ambassador Bolton will be joined by General David Petraeus, former CIA Director and Commander of the...

2014-03-31 16:22:25

By Lawrence Kadish OLD WESTBURY, N.Y., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the White House slashes America's military budget and our influence proves irrelevant in Ukraine and other hot spots around the globe it is clear our economic policies have failed to grow our economy to create jobs and generate much needed revenue. This failure has resulted in budget deficits, increased debt and a loss of military strength. Our national debt has increased from approximately $11...


Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.