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2011-08-25 21:09:03

At its public meeting on August 29 in Washington, the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues will publicly discuss several key findings as it refines the conclusions of its historical investigation into the U.S. Public Health Service (U.S. PHS) studies done in Guatemala in the 1940s.

2011-06-10 12:57:00

Interstate Compact would ensure that every vote counts in Presidential Election HARRISBURG, Pa., June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The League of Women Voters of PA (LWV-PA) has overwhelmingly endorsed the National Popular Vote initiative.

2011-05-19 15:09:00

Kean and Hamilton are now co-chairs of the Bipartisan Policy Center's National Security Preparedness Group WASHINGTON, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Former 9/11 Commission Chair and Vice Chair Tom Kean and Lee Hamilton, now co-chairs of the Bipartisan Policy Center's National Security Preparedness Group (NSPG), released the following joint statement today regarding the Department of Homeland Security's allocation of FY 2011 homeland security preparedness grants: "Particularly in...

2011-05-13 11:20:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In every election except one in the United States, the candidate with the most votes wins. Thirty five members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives say the same principle should apply to the highest office in the land, the Presidency.

2011-04-20 14:58:00

WASHINGTON, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Rep. Bennie G.

2011-02-05 00:00:43

SIA offers continued assistance as feds near end of six-year implementation Alexandria, VA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 04, 2011 Security Industry Association (SIA) officials are welcoming the federal government’s move toward full implementation of the secure ID cards envisioned by a 2004 presidential directive. Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12) was issued by President George W.

2010-03-18 11:55:00

Panelists Discuss Challenges to the Nation's Fiscal/Economic Health; How to Overcome Partisanship in Washington; and Strategic Planning and Investment for Future Generations WASHINGTON, March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tomorrow, in a discussion moderated by Carl Cannon, The Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress (CSPC) will roll out its report, "Prosperity or Decline? Breaking Washington's Deadlock To Save America's Future." For the last 18 months, CSPC has been conducting a...

2009-12-11 09:58:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Oracle and The Tauri Group were selected as members of the year at the Homeland Security & Defense Business Council's (Council) Annual Dinner last night.


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