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2014-06-05 23:03:44

Steven F. Hotze, M.D., Founder and CEO of Hotze Health & Wellness Center and President of Conservative Republicans of Texas (CRT), welcomes the filing of an amicus brief by U.S. Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz and Congressman Pete Sessions, joined by 65 additional Congressmen, in support of Dr. Hotze’s challenge to the constitutionality of ObamaCare under the Origination Clause in Hotze v. Sebelius. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Steven F. Hotze, M.D., Founder and CEO of...

2014-05-22 12:27:42

Former Maine U.S. Senator George Mitchell featured on May 24th show FALMOUTH, Maine, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an interview earlier this week with TideSmart Talk with Stevoe, a weekly radio show that takes a macro approach towards society and culture, host Steve Woods held a phone interview with former United States Senate Majority leader Senator George Mitchell. The show will air Saturday, May 24(th) from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on News Talk WLOB 1310AM and will be live...

2014-05-13 00:20:22

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National League of Cities (NLC) Executive Director Clarence E. Anthony released this statement following the introduction of the MAP-21 Reauthorization Act by U.S. Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA), David Vitter (R-LA), Tom Carper (D-DE) and John Barrasso (R-WY): http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081022/NLCLOGO "We are pleased to see the Senate release a bipartisan proposal for a six-year surface transportation reauthorization. Although we...

2014-05-07 12:25:35

BOSTON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate (EMK Institute) announced it will open to the general public with a formal dedication in March of 2015. The heart and soul of the Institute is a full-scale representation of the U.S. Senate Chamber with viewing gallery - a vivid expression of Senator Kennedy's abiding commitment to public service. Senator Kennedy had a deep respect for the United States Senate and its unique role in our...

2014-04-23 23:13:46

Presently, the overpowering question from media sources all across the United States is “Where is the GOP alternative to ObamaCare?” Dr. George Flinn, candidate for US Senate (TN) said, "The Patient Centered Plan accomplishes all of the goals of healthcare reform and keeps patients in control of their medical treatment." Memphis, TN (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 The overpowering question from media sources all across the United States George Flinn, MD, noted is “Where is the...

2014-04-14 23:02:19

Parker Waichman LLP applauds U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s efforts to promote and clarify little known tax breaks for 9/11 survivors and first responders. According to a press release from Senator Gillibrand’s office, disability payments made to 9/11 first responders and survivors are not taxable; additionally, the estates of those who died from September 11th injuries related to their rescue and recovery duties are entitled to an income tax refund of at least $10,000. Port...

2014-04-11 12:22:46

Maureen Grieco joins team from MIT's Philanthropic Partnerships office. BOSTON, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate (the EMK Institute) is proud to announce Maureen O. Grieco as Vice President of Development. As a member of the Institute's senior management team she will design and implement the organization's Fundraising Strategic Plan. Grieco has 10 years in managing major gift fundraising for large organizations. Most...

2014-02-28 23:02:48

Michigan’s Logan’s Law, a package of bills that prohibit convicted animal abusers from adopting pets for five years, passed the House Judiciary Committee and now awaits consideration by the full House and Senate. The bills’ creator appreciates the support of Animal Support as they now look for final legislative approval to make the bill a new state law. (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Matthew Falk the creator of Logan’s Law thanks Animal Support and its cofounders Dr. Michael Omidi and...

2014-02-24 23:02:43

Animal Support applauds the passage of Logan’s Law by the State’s House Judiciary Committee and urges Michigan’s animal lovers to support the bills as they head for a full House vote, followed by the State Senate and Governor. Animal lovers are asked to demonstrate their approval of the bills online. (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 Logan’s Law, a package of Michigan state bills that prohibit convicted animal abusers from adopting pets for five years, passed the House Judiciary...

2014-01-28 23:20:57

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Remains A Driving Force Behind Efforts to Ban Asbestos Use DALLAS (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 For the 10th consecutive year, the first week of April will be designated as National Asbestos Awareness Week, thanks to a resolution passed by the U.S. Senate. Senator Max Baucus led the effort to pass Senate Resolution 336 on January 16, 2014, to raise the public awareness concerning both the dangers of exposure to asbestos and the prevalence of...


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