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2011-06-09 11:33:00

Union Commends Senator Sherrod Brown's Efforts to Restore Compensation Bargaining Rights for VA Employees WASHINGTON, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees and its National VA Council (NVAC) yesterday, urged the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs to support legislation that would provide full bargaining rights over compensation for physicians, dentists, registered nurses and other VA health care professionals covered by the Title 38...

2011-04-06 17:44:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) co-sponsored an amendment introduced by Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) that would suspend for two years the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)'s greenhouse gas (GHG) permitting regulations for stationary sources. The Senate voted on the amendment today. Ohio Chemistry Technology Council President Jack R. Pounds issued the following statement: "Ohio's chemistry companies welcome Senator...

2011-03-01 09:45:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yesterday, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) wrote to President Obama urging the administration to re-evaluate the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) greenhouse gas (GHG) permitting regulations and assess their "economic repercussions and potential unintended consequences" on U.S. manufacturers and others. Ohio Chemistry Technology Council President Jack R. Pounds issued the following statement: "Ohio's chemistry...

2010-11-30 12:07:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society of Hematology (ASH) will honor Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) with the 2010 ASH Award for Public Service and Erik Fatemi, Majority Clerk for the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS), with the Award for Outstanding Service in recognition of their dedication to championing health care and research issues. These awards will be officially...

2010-11-01 13:15:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Members of the Project 21 black leadership network are expressing disgust over the left's lack of real respect for the First Amendment in light of the uproar among professional liberals that ABC News invited conservative commentator Andrew Breitbart to contribute opinions on election night. "Silencing speech is the consistent theme used by progressives," said Project 21 full-time Fellow Deneen Borelli. "Not too long ago, NPR threw Juan...

2010-08-18 11:25:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) has received requests from media and other parties for contact information regarding Mrs. Shirley Sherrod who appeared at the NABJ Convention in San Diego last month. All media and other inquiries regarding Mrs. Sherrod are handled by Drew Berry & Associates, LLC at 410-814-7555 or via email at drew@drewberryassociates.com. SOURCE National Association of Black Journalists

Word of the Day
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'