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2011-08-10 13:29:00

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today commented on yesterday's announcement by the White House that Ron Bloom, Assistant to the President for Manufacturing Policy, will leave the administration at the end of this month to spend more time with his family. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080131/DC12982LOGO) Bloom served as special assistant to the president of the USW prior to being appointed to a Treasury Department task force...

2011-07-14 11:03:00

White House Emails Detail anti Fox Bias inside Obama White House: "I'm putting some dead fish in the fox cubby -- just cause" "[FNC Anchor] Bret Baier...is a lunatic" WASHINGTON, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has uncovered documents from the Obama Department of Treasury showing that the Obama administration, contrary to its repeated denials, attempted to...

2011-06-02 05:04:00

NEW YORK, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Harris Poll finds that public attitudes to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Defense Secretary Robert Gates have improved over the last few months. Both are more highly rated now than at any time since they took office. They both enjoy better than 2-to-1 favorable ratings among those who are familiar enough with them to rate them. The poll also finds that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's positive ratings have improved, but many people...

2011-05-09 08:01:00

Previous commitments have not produced tangible results WASHINGTON, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- High-level strategic and economic talks between the United States and China starting today present a critical opportunity for the Chinese government to demonstrate its commitment to curbing rampant software piracy, the Business Software Alliance said. The third meeting of the US-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) is being held today and tomorrow, May 9-10, in...

2011-02-09 05:04:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Harris Poll finds that the ratings of some of the most prominent leaders in Washington have improved slightly. However their ratings are still mostly negative; they are just slightly less unpopular now than they were at the end of last year. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100517/NY06256LOGO ) Secretary of State Hilary Clinton continues to be by far the most popular Cabinet member and majorities still do not know enough about...

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