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2011-02-19 00:00:39

At WeShop Presidents' Day is being celebrated by turning knowledge about Presidents into savings. WeShop announces the new holiday collection of 50% off deals and a special discount reward for correct answers about U.S. Presidents. New York, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) February 18, 2011 For many, Presidents' Day means a day off of school or work. At WeShop Presidents' Day is being celebrated by turning knowledge about Presidents into savings. WeShop will be posting fun Presidential trivia questions...

2011-02-17 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Concluding more than a year of preparation and planning, the ultimate three-dimensional tribute to America's history and its commanders-in-chief is now a reality as Madame Tussauds Washington D.C. today announced that its $2 million-plus U.S. Presidents Gallery--which houses wax figures of all 44 U.S. Presidents--has opened its doors. Just in time for Presidents Day, the Gallery is the only place in the world where people can see and interact...

2011-01-26 11:43:00

Pelosi Logged 43 Flights Covering 90,155 Miles from January to October 2010 Received "Chocolate-Covered Strawberries" for Birthday Surprise WASHINGTON, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained new documents from the United States Air Force detailing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's use of United States Air Force aircraft in 2010. According to the documents,...

2010-03-26 11:57:00

WASHINGTON, March 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi, House Leaders, Committee Chairs and newer Members of Congress held an enrollment ceremony in the Rayburn Room of the Capitol this morning to sign the revised Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act and send it to President Obama for his signature into law. The House passed the bill last night, which completes Congressional work on health insurance reform, by a vote of 220 to 207; the Senate passed it yesterday...

2010-03-21 12:42:00

NEW YORK, March 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Barack Obama is trying to lure anti-abortion Democrats to vote yes for the Senate health bill with promises that he will "fix" their fears of abortion funding with an Executive Order. But Executive Orders cannot change the law. The Supreme Court made that clear in Youngstown Sheet & Tube Company v. Sawyer , 33 US 579 (1952). Like Speaker Pelosi's idea of "deeming" the Senate bill passed by the House, which fortunately is no...

2010-01-28 14:50:00

Baptism by Fire: Eight Presidents Who Took Office in Times of Crisis WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Archives presents Director of the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library Mark Updegrove and Assistant Managing Editor for TIME Magazine Michael Duffy in a free discussion of Baptism by Fire: Eight Presidents Who Took Office in Times of Crisis on Thursday, February 11, at 7 p.m. A book signing will follow the program. (Logo:...

2009-11-18 08:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Constitution Center Board of Trustees announced today that it has appointed David Eisner, former Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation for National and Community Service, to serve as the new President and Chief Executive Officer of the Center. Eisner succeeds Linda E. Johnson, a member of the Center's Board of Trustees, who has served as Acting President and Chief Executive Officer since the Board began its national search...

2009-11-17 16:06:00

Obama's plans for Copenhagen accord may violate U.S. Constitution MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama's plan for an international cap-and-trade agreement negotiated at the upcoming Copenhagen climate conference to go into "immediate effect" may violate the Unites States Constitution, claim representatives of the No Cap-and-Trade Coalition (see www.NoCapAndTrade.com). Quoted in a Reuters news story today, Obama said, "Our aim is not a partial accord or a...


Word of the Day
lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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