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2010-07-22 13:03:00

All District Vice Presidents Reelected On Final Day of Convention in Savannah SAVANNAH, Ga., July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Delegates to this 89th Convention of the South Atlantic and Gulf Coast District concluded the business of the convention today, culminating in The Reelection of Clyde Fitzgerald for his third term as President. The three other executive officers of the District were reelected to their respective positions: Michael Dickens as Secretary-Treasurer, Charles Spencer...

2009-03-05 15:53:00

FALLS CHURCH, Va., March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The board of directors of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) yesterday elected Jeffrey S. Geiger and Kenneth R. Hayduk as vice presidents of the corporation. Hayduk, 48, has been staff vice president of taxes since May 2008, in which position he directs the company's tax department. He will continue to serve in that role, reporting to L. Hugh Redd, senior vice president and chief financial officer. Hayduk joined General Dynamics in 2003 as tax...

2009-02-11 13:25:00

The rupture is escalated as governing body refuses to even discuss motions from representatives of former UNITE affiliates WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by UNITE HERE: Today, President/Hospitality Industries John Wilhelm's clique once more demonstrated its bad faith tactics against whole sectors of UNITE HERE. Leaders from the former UNITE proposed several common sense resolutions to try and address their concerns about the merged...

2008-12-10 09:30:00

"A marvelous account of how foreign policy and national security concerns can complicate presidential transitions. Difficult Transitions provides would-be policymakers and interested observers alike with keen insights into this quintessentially American political process." -Brent Scowcroft, former National Security Adviser "This is fascinating history combined with a crucially important guide for policymakers. Anyone putting together a leadership team and structure --especially the next...

2008-10-14 12:00:08

DALLAS, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- With the 2008 presidential election weeks away, Gold's Gym, the world's leading fitness authority, released an analysis of the ten fittest presidents throughout American history, taking a look at the role exercise has played in shaping each presidency. The Gold's Gym-sponsored research revealed that the fitness routines of the 43 leaders who have occupied the White House were as diverse as their various leadership styles. John Quincy Adams, admired during...

2008-09-21 12:00:07

By Pete Yost Associated Press WASHINGTON -- A federal judge on Saturday ordered Dick Cheney to preserve a wide range of the records from his time as vice president. The decision by U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly is a setback for the Bush administration in its effort to promote a narrow definition of materials that must be safeguarded under by the Presidential Records Act. The Bush administration's legal position "heightens the court's concern" that some records may not be...

2008-09-21 09:00:02

By CHRISTOPHER LEE By Christopher Lee The Washington Post WASHINGTON A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction Saturday ordering Vice President Dick Cheney and the National Archives to preserve all of his official records. U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly's order came in response to a lawsuit filed this month by the watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington. The group, joined by several historians and open-government advocates, warned that...

2008-09-20 21:00:08

A U.S. judge in Washington Saturday ordered Vice President Dick Cheney to preserve records the administration has tried to keep from making public. The Bush administration has been trying to narrow the scope of the Presidential Records Act, which keeps documents preserved for the public and historians. A Washington public advocacy group, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics, or CREW, and "a number of individual historians, archivists, and organizations of archivists and historians" are...

2008-09-10 15:00:13

WASHINGTON, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Navigators LLC, today announced that Ms. Mary Cheney, a Vice President of Navigators' Strategic Communications Practice since January of 2008, has been promoted to principal and will assume her new role effective immediately. "Mary has been a valuable member of the Navigators team, serving as an intricate member of the communications practice, and helping us expand and grow our business," said Managing Principal Phil Anderson. "Mary's dedication to...


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