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Today

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After more than thirty-two years of legal and trial experience, James Gavin is running for Judge of the Court of Common Pleas of Berks County because Integrity & Experience Matter. In a testament to Gavin's integrity and experience, he earned the...

08:40
California Congressional candidate Joe Collins spoke out again this week after his opponent, Rep. Maxine Waters, seemingly incited violence against police officers during an anti-cop protest in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. In response to Waters'...

08:34
Access Ready Inc. announced that in conjunction with its Partner organizations it has taken the first steps toward opening discussions with the state of Maryland concerning the accessibility of pollbooks slated for procurement by the state....

06:07
The recall of embattled San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin, one of a band of so-called progressive/rogue DAs elected around the country, is gathering significant steam....


16 april 2021

11:44
On Thursday, April 15 the House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee during a hearing titled Meeting the Moment: Improving Access to Behavioral and Mental Health Care interviewed Dr. Christine Yu Moutier, Chief Medical...

08:59
Today, College Promise releases an ambitious proposal for a federal-state partnership. College Promise for All lays out a plan to eliminate tuition and fees for eligible students seeking a postsecondary education at our nation's public community...

08:38
Having successfully shepherded the Equal Rights Amendment through ratification by the remaining three states and approval of House Joint Resolution 17 by the U.S. House of Representatives on March 17, 2021, ERA supporters have now adopted a strategic...


15 april 2021

18:20
Republican Big Dan Rodimer, who is running for Texas' Congressional District 6 (TX-06), is holding a free family event, called Wrestle for Your Rights. Rodimer is hosting the event with former WWE star and Mayor of Knox County Glenn "Kane" Jacobs in...

12:06
The number of uninsured in the United States would fall by 4.2 million if policymakers made a temporary provision in the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) permanent, a new analysis shows. The provision enhances subsidies to make coverage in the...

08:38
InterTalk Critical Information Systems (InterTalk), a leading manufacturer of IP-based radio command and control solutions, is pleased to announce a new endorsed partnership with Tait Communications (Tait), a leading open standards provider for...


14 april 2021

19:04
Today, 117 organizations representing all levels of the U.S. supply chain sent a letter to transportation leaders in Congress urging passage of the DRIVE-Safe Act, legislation to remedy the nation's growing shortage of truck drivers by promoting...

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For years Speaker Nancy Pelosi has refused to allow the House of Representatives to vote up or down on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (H.R. 619). Family Research Council is urging Members of the U.S. House of Representatives to sign...

11:15
The pandemic's effects on education have leaders from some of North Carolina's most prominent businesses sounding the alarm on declining third-grade reading proficiency. Early research has confirmed COVID hit the state's youngest students the hardest...

08:38
As more people begin visiting museums and other attractions again in Denver's Golden Triangle, the City & County of Denver's Cultural Center Complex Garage now features the INDECT parking guidance system that will allow guests to find a parking space...

06:35
The Honourable Marco E. L. Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, will make an important announcement regarding the Government's efforts to help essential workers and others with temporary status stay in Canada permanently....


13 april 2021

13:52
The Honourable Marco E. L. Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, will make an important announcement regarding the Government's efforts to help essential workers and others with temporary status stay in Canada permanently....

09:39
Republican Big Dan Rodimer, running for Texas's Congressional District 6 (TX-06), released a "heart wrenching" campaign ad highlighting the stories of Angel Moms on the southern border. The video opens with Angel Mom Sabina Coulter saying, "Open...

08:46
BurkeyLoan Inc. today announced and published an open letter to President Biden and members of Congress. The letter proposes a compelling opportunity to resolve the student loan debt problem for pennies on the dollar. It will conclude an average...

08:38
SkyePoint Decisions, Inc. (SkyePoint Decisions), a leader in Cybersecurity Solutions, Engineering, Information Technology Operations, and Applications Integration that specializes in serving Federal Government missions, announced today that it has...

08:33
Imagine Publishing today announces the release of In Defense of Liberal Democracy: What We Need to Do to Heal a Divided America by Manuel Hinds, former minister of finance to the government of El Salvador and senior fellow at the Council on Foreign...


12 april 2021

12:00
Today, REFORM Alliance announced a legislative victory in Virginia in collaboration with partners Justice Forward VA, American Conservative Union and Faith and Freedom. With the enactment of HB 2038, the state's probation population will be reduced...

11:20
Experts will speak and take questions at the only annual national conference challenging the Israel lobby's repressive agenda while proposing better alternatives for America. IsraelApartheidCon is solely sponsored by the American Educational Trust,...

08:56
The Voices for a World Free of Nuclear Weapons Second Annual Voices Youth Award will be given to a youth who, or organization which has pioneered or been part of exemplary programs and actions to engage youth in the local, regional or global movement...


9 april 2021

08:30
Moving Health Home, a coalition of pioneering health care organizations with a bold vision to change the way policymakers think about the home as a site of clinical service, officially launched only a few weeks ago. Founding members, Amazon Care,...


8 april 2021

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The Climate Commitment Act (CCA), SB5126, is one step closer to becoming the first climate legislation in the country to pave the way to net zero carbon emissions by the year 2050. The Washington State Senate passed the historic and carefully crafted...

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The Amistad Project, the leading election integrity watchdog, announced today that it is filing a formal complaint filed with the Wisconsin Election Commission on behalf of five Green Bay residents who allege that city officials allowed private...

08:35
A letter signed by 275 sheriffs from all across the United States was sent to President Joe Biden on April 7 imploring him to secure the nation's borders and end the illegal migration crisis raging at our southern border. The sheriffs, representing...

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A U.S. Supreme Court ruling that OK'd the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) media ownership deregulation could be detrimental to women and minorities trying to get a foothold in media ownership. With the case Federal Communications...


7 april 2021

12:39
On Wednesday, April 7, 2021, the Iranian Professionals' Ad Hoc Committee on Iran Policy sent an open letter to President Joe Biden, chronicling many dimensions of Tehran's malign conduct, particularly its appalling human rights record and suppression...

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Today, a coalition of 33 progressive, civil rights, and multicultural organizations sent a letter to Congress and the Biden administration outlining new guidelines to elevate health equity. The effort was organized by the Health Equity Collaborative...

08:00
The State of Connecticut has begun efforts to deliver emergency rental assistance to qualified beneficiaries using Yardi's Rent Relief software platform. The program, titled UniteCT, is designed to help mitigate COVID-19's economic impact on renters...

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Paulina Fayer, lead proponent and newly appointed Principal Officer of the committee working to recall embattled San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin gave a status update today:...


6 april 2021

08:59
The Green Park Collaborative (GPC), a major initiative of the Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP), in partnership with Allergy & Asthma Network (AAN), led a stakeholder consensus initiative to recommend outcomes that should be core across all...


5 april 2021

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In an effort to bring awareness to the current border crisis, Congressional Candidate Joe Collins will be visiting the San Diego Convention Center, where hundreds of migrant children are being sheltered, on Tuesday, April 6 at 8:30 AM PDT. The San...

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Military servicemembers and their families make significant sacrifices for the United States, yet many regularly struggle to put food on the table, a new report finds....


2 april 2021

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The following is an open letter from Sahith Kudaravalli, a high school senior at Bellarmine College Preparatory in San Jose, California. The toll that gun violence has taken on American society is staggering by any standard. According to statistics...

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Congressional candidate Dan Rodimer (TX-06) is running to solve illegal immigration and keep the citizens of Texas's 6th Congressional District safe. He has now announced his intention to pass desperately needed legislation that he calls the Angel...


1 april 2021

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A new analysis from AARP's Public Policy Institute finds that nearly half of older adults purchasing health insurance through the nongroup health insurance market faced unaffordable health coverage in 2019, compared to only 30% of younger adults. As...

10:00
Golden Peabody and Emmy-winning Comedian and Actor Amy Schumer is coming out in support of the For the People Act, and so is her toddler son. The mother-son duo show their enthusiasm for the landmark voting rights bill that helps every...

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All In Together, a nonprofit bipartisan women's civic education and leadership organization is pleased to present the Black Women Lead Equity Forum on April 8, 2021 in partnership with OWN. Hosted by American Political Strategist Donna Brazile, and...

08:35
CompTIA, the nonprofit association for the information technology (IT) industry and workforce, through Nancy Hammervik, the association's executive vice president of industry relations and CEO of the CompTIA Tech Career Academy, issued the following...


31 march 2021

20:06
Today, President Joe Biden announced a historic investment in infrastructure and good jobs, proposing a New Deal for the 21st century. Not since the Great Depression have Americans experienced the level of economic devastation that the COVID-19...

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NATSO, the trade association representing the nation's truckstops and travel plazas, issued the following statement in response to the draft infrastructure proposal put forth today by President Biden. The statement can be attributed to Lisa Mullings,...

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National Marrow Donor Program/Be The Match®, today announced its strong support of Texas Automobile License for Life (TALL Act HB780). The legislation will educate Texas residents about marrow or blood stem cell donation, including the need for...

17:34
Today, President Joe Biden unveiled his new economic agenda to help America build back better following the COVID-19 pandemic during a speech in Pittsburgh. The plan calls for $2 trillion to be invested in the nation's infrastructure, creating...

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U.S. President Biden announced his administration's plans for rebuilding America's infrastructure. The American Chemistry Council (ACC) is a long-time supporter of a comprehensive infrastructure package that will upgrade our nation's transportation...

14:50
The American Academy of Actuaries is providing an actuarial perspective and actuarial expertise on health equity issues via its new Health Equity Work Group, which introduced its efforts to reduce health disparities and improve health equity with...


30 march 2021

16:23
HB 673, Gail's Law, by Representative Emily Slosberg (D?Boca Raton) passed out of the House Justice Appropriations Subcommittee with unanimous, bipartisan support.  Gail's Law would require the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to create and...

15:00
Republican Congressional candidate Dan Rodimer addressed smears using a selectively edited clip of two campaign ads from two different elections in a recently aired clip-on Erin Burnett's Out Front on CNN. Rodimer brushed aside the false accusation...

13:53
As the specialty chemicals industry anticipates new policy and regulations coming under the Biden Administration, the Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA) is hosting its Policy Webinar Series throughout April to focus on these key...

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