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2010-01-21 13:28:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 362,000-member National Taxpayers Union (NTU) spearheaded a diverse coalition of groups calling for passage of a health care transparency resolution in the U.S. House of Representatives.

2010-01-19 08:00:00

Introduces new daily briefing on environmental policy WASHINGTON, Jan.

2010-01-11 07:00:00

Online monitoring service tracks regulatory changes from state agencies and register publications WASHINGTON, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CQ-Roll Call Group today announced the launch of CQ StateTrack's new regulatory monitoring service.

2009-09-01 13:00:00

Contrary to common perception, special interest groups are not responsible for the partisan division in Congress – and often join bipartisan coalitions to support legislation, according to a Michigan State University political scientist.

2009-07-21 12:49:00

LANSING, Mich., July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today expressed serious concern with Congress' rushed timeline to address health care reform and urged Michigan's Congressional Delegation to demand that legislative leaders reconsider their approach and priorities.

2009-04-01 12:59:00

WASHINGTON, April 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Federally Employed Women (FEW) salutes the House of Representatives for approving legislation (HR 1804) that included two very important federal worker provisions.

2009-01-27 12:44:52

Though many quirky offices exist in the U.S.

2008-07-29 18:00:46

Lincoln Electric Company 3:46 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Thank you, all. George D. -- (laughter) -- introduces George W. -- (laughter) -- at Lincoln Welding. Thanks.

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