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Communiqués de presse par sujet : Actualité gouvernementale

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1 mars 2018

13:59
Today, the head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, Administrator Linda McMahon announced that this year's National Small Business Week will be held from April 29 ? May 5, 2018.   McMahon will start the week in...

11:37
Today, a coalition of community, non-profit, fraternal, and civic organizations, including Committee of 100, representing Asian Americans and Chinese Americans released an open letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray urging him to meet to discuss...

10:23
Two astronauts living and working aboard the International Space Station will talk live with students in Arizona and California on Friday, March 2. The separate Earth-to-space calls will air live on NASA Television and the agency's website....

09:58
Americans rely on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to ensure that food labels contain updated nutritional information to help them make more informed food choices that lead to better health for themselves and their families. I've made nutrition...

09:56
In the first major labor showdown of the Trump Administration, Labor Arbitrator Laurence Evans today ruled that the U.S. Department of Commerce illegally terminated its collective bargaining agreement with the National Weather Service Employees...


28 février 2018

13:57
You're in the middle of your day and you receive a call. A collection agency is asking you to pay for a service or product they claim you acquired long ago. They're insistent on you paying immediately, in some cases, they threaten with arrests or...

11:25
The U.S. Small Business Administration will present the final two hour-long webinars of its six-part free Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Zone webinar series on March 7 and March 14. The webinar series began on Feb. 7 and all webinars will...


27 février 2018

11:15
The Coalition for Paper Options and its members, the Coalition of Mutual Fund Investors, Consumer Action, the National Consumers League, and the National Grange, today sent a joint letter to key members of the House and Senate Appropriations...

11:12
A new study of federal government IT officials shows agencies are taking significant steps to address the risk of cyberattacks from the growing use of smartphones, tablets, sensors, wearable and other endpoint devices accessing their networks....

10:17
GTL announced today that its patented Inmate Telephone System (ITS) and Inspire® tablets have the capability to handle inmate medical and appointment requests through an interactive voice response (IVR) Sick Call feature. GTL was the first company to...


26 février 2018

16:56
As Amazon considers Denver for its new headquarters, the online behemoth's food distribution network faces legal scrutiny for violations of federal labor law that protect workers' rights. Region 27 of the National Labor...

15:40
A new bill pending in the Illinois General Assembly would eliminate the mechanism Peoples Gas has used to bankroll a pipe-replacement program widely decried for its rampantly escalating cost estimates and chronic waste and mismanagement. The...

13:00
With the tax season opening up less than a month ago, the Free File Alliance, a nonprofit coalition of industry-leading tax software companies partnered with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), today reminded taxpayers that free tax solutions are...

12:41
The current influenza season has been especially difficult, causing widespread illness that has affected all fifty states and resulted in a record number of hospitalizations. While healthcare professionals continue to combat this year's flu ? which...

08:48
The U.S. Small Business Administration's Interagency Task Force (IATF) on Veterans Small Business Development and the Advisory Committee on Veterans Business Affairs (ACVBA) will hold public meetings March 7 and 8, respectively, at SBA headquarters...


23 février 2018

17:05
The Department of Commerce's Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) celebrated diversity in business and African-American contributions to the growing U.S. economy today. The 2018 African American Heritage Month...

14:46
One of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's highest priorities is our role in ensuring the safety of the foods that Americans consume. We base our regulatory decisions on robust science so consumers can feel confident about the foods they eat. The...

14:46
The U.S. government today released its Draft Report with results from the largest study ever conducted on bisphenol A (BPA). The results of the study, which is the key part of a multi-year in-depth research program, strongly support the safety of...

14:31
Edison Electric Institute (EEI) President Tom Kuhn released the following statement on President Trump's decision today to extend for 60 days the 100-percent federal cost share originally authorized in September in the wake of Hurricane Maria....

11:12
Veteran NASA astronauts Ricky Arnold and Drew Feustel will be available Thursday, March 1, for final interviews before their launch to the International Space Station. The interviews will air live on NASA Television and the agency's website....


22 février 2018

15:14
Linda McMahon, the 25th Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), will discuss the state of America's small businesses at a National Press Club Headliners Luncheon on Thursday, May 17, 2018....

13:23
Three small business owners from Louisiana, Maine and Alaska respectively have been appointed to serve on the U.S. Small Business Administration's Regional Regulatory Fairness Boards by SBA Administrator Linda McMahon....

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...

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