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Communiqués de presse par sujet : Actualité gouvernementale

22 février 2018

11:21
The National Council on Disability (NCD) ? an independent federal agency that makes policy recommendations to the President, Congress and other federal agencies ? welcomes its newest Member, Andrés J. Gallegos, who was appointed to NCD by Senate...

10:33
Three residents of the International Space Station are scheduled to complete their mission on the complex on Tuesday, Feb. 27. Coverage of their departure and landing back on Earth will air on NASA Television and the agency's website....

09:30
The U.S. Small Business Administration announced that more than $1 billion in low-interest disaster loans has been approved for 28,106 Puerto Rico residents and businesses recovering in the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and María which struck in...


21 février 2018

14:50
Students at Para Los Niños in Los Angeles will speak with a NASA astronaut living, working and doing research aboard the International Space Station at 12:55 p.m. EST Thursday, Feb. 22. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call will air live on NASA...

14:22
As a producer of both raised access flooring systems and hot and cold aisle containment solutions, Tate often finds itself faced with questions about fire protection compliance and the role of NFPA 75, Fire Protection of Information Technology...

12:10
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency will host two workshops at the Crowne Plaza Minneapolis Northstar Downtown, Minneapolis, Minn., March 27-28, for directors of national community banks and federal savings associations supervised by the...

11:43
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced the voluntary destruction and recall of a large volume of kratom-containing dietary supplements manufactured and distributed nationwide under the brand names Botany Bay, Enhance Your Life and...


20 février 2018

15:18
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) today issued an invitation for bids to award 30 expired restaurant licenses in the fifth license auction since Act 39 became effective in August 2016. This auction includes one license in each of the...

13:18
Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) issued the following statement today from its executive director, Carl Blake, regarding the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Inspector General (OIG) findings and recent reports of...

12:40
The Office of the National Ombudsman at the U.S. Small Business Administration recently released its annual report to the 115th Congress, rating federal agencies' responsiveness to the regulatory enforcement issues small businesses faced during...

12:26
The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today it will launch an 18-state road tour connecting entrepreneurs with next generation Research & Development ideas to the largest source of early stage funding led by the SBA's Small Business...

11:34
Media are invited to NASA's rocket factory, the Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans, at 7 a.m. CST on Thursday, Feb. 22, to view recently completed test hardware for America's new deep-space rocket, the Space Launch System....

08:35
On December 29, 2017, VITU was approved by the State of Illinois Secretary of State (SOS) and Department of Revenue (DOR) to electronically process tax, title and registration transactions for automotive dealerships. Vitu is the leading innovator and...


19 février 2018

14:09
In an affront to the farming pioneers that launched the organic movement, today a $50 billion industry, the USDA recently announced that the "certification of hydroponic, aquaponic, and aeroponic operations is allowed under the USDA organic...

13:11
The leader of nation's largest veterans organization issued the following statement regarding Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin: "On behalf of the two million members of The American Legion, we express our support for the job the...


16 février 2018

16:58
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Imfinzi (durvalumab) for the treatment of patients with stage III non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) whose tumors are not able to be surgically removed (unresectable) and whose cancer has not...

16:58
In recent remarks to the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee, FBI Director Christopher Wray opined that Chinese academics or "non-traditional collectors" ? "professors, scientists, students" studying and working in the United States in "basically...

16:16
Jim McGreevy, Beer Institute President and CEO, released the following statement on the Department of Commerce's recommendations contained in the Section 232 National Security Investigation of Imports of Aluminum report: "It is disheartening that...

14:49
A new Long Island University Hornstein Center for Policy, Polling and Analysis poll shows that Americans overwhelmingly support a greater investment in infrastructure and believe that infrastructure spending stimulates the economy.  However,...

14:09
The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) announced a unanimous affirmative determination today that subsidized imports of fine denier polyester staple fiber (fine denier PSF) from China and India are causing injury to U.S. producers. As a result...

13:48
Students from six schools in Alamogordo, New Mexico, will speak with a NASA astronaut living, working and doing research aboard the International Space Station at 11 a.m. EST Wednesday, Feb. 21. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call will air live on...

12:00
NASA and industry partners will visit Oklahoma the week of Feb. 20, to highlight the work being done across the state to build and supply aerospace components for the agency's new heavy-lift rocket and crew vehicle, the Space Launch System...

11:53
Students in central Minnesota will speak with NASA astronauts living, working and doing research aboard the International Space Station at 1:35 p.m. EST Tuesday, Feb. 20. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call will air live on NASA Television and the...


15 février 2018

16:29
Seasonal flu has been widespread this year, impacting millions of people across the country. It has been an especially challenging season, with high rates of hospitalization for both influenza and its complications, which include pneumonia and the...

16:08
An important stride to ensure the resiliency of the electric grid in the event of a catastrophic attack has now been taken by the U.S. Department of Energy.  President Trump's 2018 budget includes $96 million to establish the Office of Cybersecurity,...

14:02
Media are invited to watch researchers conduct mass property testing of an Orion crew module capsule 9:00 a.m. Friday, Feb. 16, at the hangar at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia. The capsule, built at...

12:14
TODAY at 2 pm, pastors will speak at a news conference at the State Capitol urging Michigan state legislators to withdraw their demands for an investigation into a church because the pastor is offering a workshop that provides biblical answers to...

12:11
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today cleared the use of the Trevo clot retrieval device to treat certain stroke patients up to 24 hours after symptom onset, expanding the device's indication to a broader group of patients. This device is...

09:54
New medical breakthroughs are altering how diseases are treated in ways that seemed unimaginable just a decade ago. Perhaps one of the most significant developments is the advent of new gene therapies and drugs that boost the immune system's ability...


14 février 2018

16:12
NASA has awarded a contract to the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics at the University of Colorado Boulder, for mission operations and data processing for the agency's Total and Spectral solar Irradiance Sensor-1 (TSIS-1)....

15:39
NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston has selected San Diego Composites (SDC) of San Diego, California, as 2017 Small Business Subcontractor of the Year for its support of NASA's Orion spacecraft and the agency's mission to send humans to the Moon...

13:52
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Erleada (apalutamide) for the treatment of patients with prostate cancer that has not spread (non-metastatic), but that continues to grow despite treatment with hormone therapy...

13:20
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today permitted marketing of the first blood test to evaluate mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI), commonly referred to as concussion, in adults. The FDA reviewed and authorized for marketing the Banyan Brain...

12:19
The Inter-American Foundation's (IAF) board of directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Christopher Sabatini, a lecturer of international relations and policy at Columbia University, and Matthew Swift, co-founder, chairman and CEO of...

10:26
Two astronauts will venture outside the International Space Station on Friday, Feb. 16, to move components for the station's robotic system into long-term storage. Live coverage of the spacewalk will begin at 5:30 a.m. EST on NASA Television and the...

09:46
Feinstein Institute for Medical Research Professor Philippe Marambaud, PhD, was awarded a four-year, $2 million grant from the Department of Defense (DOD) and a four-year, $1.6 million award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for separate...

06:00
HOUSTON, Feb. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CORDA Investment Management, LLC anticipates that the newly confirmed Federal Reserve Chairman, Jerome Powell, will follow the current dot plot and raise interest rates three times in 2018. The company...


13 février 2018

15:48
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration permitted marketing of the Viz.AI Contact application, a type of clinical decision support software designed to analyze computed tomography (CT) results that may notify providers of a potential stroke in...

15:30
New scientific opportunities, as well as advances in manufacturing and commerce, give the U.S. Food and Drug Administration new ways to advance our mission to protect and promote public health. Leveraging these opportunities requires us to make...

13:28
Students from Highland Village, Texas, will speak with a NASA astronaut living, working and doing research aboard the International Space Station at 1:10 p.m. EST Wednesday, Feb. 14. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call will air live on NASA Television...

13:00
The U.S. Department of the Treasury's CDFI Fund announced the Calendar Year 2017 New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocation awards today. The CDFI Fund awarded $3.5 billion to 73 Community Development Entities (CDEs) from around the country....

09:19
The President's budget acknowledges the importance of NWS to protecting lives and property- "Advance notice provided by weather forecasts enables the Nation's leaders, decision makers, and media to provide better warnings and advisories to first...


12 février 2018

19:47
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers fully supports the administration's Infrastructure Initiative that was announced today to address the needs of the nation's infrastructure. Underperformance is evident across many sectors of infrastructure.  The...

16:48
Loaded with three tons of food, fuel and supplies, a Russian Progress cargo spacecraft is scheduled to launch at 3:13 a.m. EST (2:13 p.m. Baikonur time) Tuesday, Feb. 13, to resupply the International Space Station. The previous launch attempt on...

16:37
United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement today on the release of the Trump administration's Legislative Outline for Rebuilding Infrastructure in America:   "Our...

15:08
Today, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear said the following in response to the White House's released infrastructure proposal: "It is heartening that the President is bringing the issue of...

14:55
President Trump's proposed budget for Fiscal 2019 falls far short of what is needed to put the nation's finances on a sustainable path, particularly in light of the deficit-financed spending and tax breaks that he and Congress approved in the last...

14:48
Today, President Trump released his administration's infrastructure proposal following a meeting at the White House with city leaders. The National League of Cities (NLC) applauds the administration for putting infrastructure at the top of Congress'...

13:51
The following is a statement from acting NASA Administrator Robert Lightfoot on the Fiscal Year 2019 agency budget proposal: "It is my privilege today to present President Trump's Fiscal Year 2019 budget request of...

13:16
The Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition (SCPC) today praised a new report from the President Trump's Council of Economic Advisors (CEA) that continues the drumbeat of findings that a "lack of transparency" among pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) middlemen is...