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2010-03-10 11:32:00

Initial Workshop to be Held in Ankeny, Iowa, at FFA Enrichment Center at Des Moines Area Community College WASHINGTON, March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice and the U.S.

2010-02-23 14:55:00

Initial Workshop to be Held in Ankeny, Iowa, at Des Moines Area Community College, FFA Enrichment Center WASHINGTON, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice and the U.S.

2009-12-21 06:25:00

President Barack Obama's health care reform plan passed a major milestone early Monday and seems poised to pass by Christmas.

2009-11-19 15:28:00


2009-10-23 06:55:00

A Senate bill to overhaul food safety and expand FDA oversight needs to be more aggressive and include more funding and authority, the head of the agency told lawmakers Thursday.

2009-09-24 09:05:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Spinal Association praised New York Senator Charles Schumer for introducing an amendment to the Senate Finance Committee health care reform bill to enact the Community Choice Act benefiting people with disabilities.

2009-07-17 10:49:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the House's recent passage of the American Energy and Security Act of 2009, which now heads to the Senate for consideration; many have voiced concerns about the potential financial impacts of the measure on consumers.

2009-07-08 06:05:00

The chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee on Tuesday announced legislation that would provide the United States Agriculture Department with the means to take charge of all foods sold in public schools.

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