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8 december 2021

14:29
The Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) is consulting on three proposed guidances that aim to make Ontario's auto insurance practices more transparent and effective, processes faster and more efficient, while further...


7 december 2021

13:42
Yesterday, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released an updated State Medicaid & CHIP Telehealth Toolkit: Policy Considerations for States Expanding Use of Telehealth, Supplement #1 that confirmed that states may continue to cover...

08:44
America First Political Committee America First Political Committee today formally censured Florida Congressman Carlos Gimenez (FL-26 Congressional District) for his radical and anti-constitutional voting record. Gimenez, a Republican in name only...

07:35
EQT Corporation President and CEO, Toby Z. Rice, today responded to the November 23, 2021 letter the Company received from Senator Elizabeth Warren....


6 december 2021

15:01
Social Mobile, a mobile solution provider focused on creating innovative, enterprise grade, turnkey solutions, was recently awarded an AFWERX Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase I contract to begin development of a portfolio of 5G mobile...


3 december 2021

08:15
Egyptian-born candidate for U.S. Senate Khaled Salem of New York today stressed the urgency to protect New Yorkers and all Americans from the new COVID variant, Omicron, which has now appeared in the United States. The heavily mutated Omicron has...


2 december 2021

08:30
Today, Moving Health Home (MHH), a coalition of health care organizations advocating for improved access to home-based care, released a national consumer survey sponsored by industry leaders BrightStar Care, Home Instead, Intermountain Healthcare,...


1 december 2021

15:00
Today, a coalition of private and public experts , joined together as  United to Safeguard America from Illegal Trade (USA-IT), hosted a first-of-its-kind policy summit in Washington, D.C., to advocate that Congress embrace new policies that are...


30 november 2021

09:01
A majority of Canadian business leaders are optimistic about the general economy and their own organization, according to a new survey conducted for Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada)....


29 november 2021

11:06
During last week's interview on the nationally-syndicated "Mark Kaye Show," Senator Rand Paul predicted that YouTube would cancel the host and remove the interview from their platform. Just days later, YouTube did remove the video citing "Medical...

08:01
Charles Moncayo, the father of 4-year-old twins with disabilities, offered an invitation to New York State Governor Kathy Hochul....


24 november 2021

15:56
The Los Angeles City Council approved revisions to City Planning's Housing Element that will establish one of the most ambitious rezoning programs in the nation and address the systemic inequity in planning and land use policies that has contributed...


23 november 2021

09:09
Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky called into the nationally syndicated "Mark Kaye Show" on Monday to discuss Joe Biden's unconstitutional vaccine mandate and his theory that it will ultimately be killed by the Supreme Court's Obamacare decision....

08:44
eVoiceAmerica Data, LLC (www.evoiceamerica.com) announces a simultaneous, national rally in our local communities across the nation. This rally peacefully assembles the 70%+ patriotic Americans who think the country is going in the wrong direction...


22 november 2021

11:00
A coalition of Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community leaders and organizations including Center for Asian Americans United for Self Empowerment are joining together to raise concerns over California Citizens Redistricting Commission's...

10:18
On Friday, the Job Creators Network filed a notice with the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals and sent a letter to President Biden regarding the White House's continued bullying of small business owners to comply with its employer vaccine mandate....


19 november 2021

11:29
The following is a statement from Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa on the House's approval today of the Build Back Better Act (BBBA), which invests in hardworking Americans by helping them to better support their families....

11:15
The American Diabetes Association® (ADA) hailed a major national victory today when the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Build Back Better Act, including the most sweeping nationwide measure to date to limit out-of-pocket co-pays for insulin....

10:15
Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 5376, the Build Back Better Act, which includes historic investments in major priorities of the U.S. Conference of Mayors, such as climate action, affordable housing, child care, and education. In...

08:38
Today, U.S. Term Limits announces that former State Senators Andrew Dinniman and John Eichelberger, Jr., have agreed to be the Pennsylvania State Co-Chairs for U.S. Term Limits.  Dinniman, a Democrat and Eichelberger, a Republican bring a bipartisan...


18 november 2021

12:00
Today,  Rich Buery, CEO of Robin Hood, and Christina Hanson, Executive Director of Part of the Solution (POTS),  led a tour of POTS' food pantry facility in the Bronx where Robin Hood released its latest Poverty Tracker report, "Spotlight On State of...

07:00
Supply chain issues are casting a shadow over the holiday season for small businesses at a time when many are facing increasing costs while still not back to normal sales levels, warns the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB). In a...


17 november 2021

11:08
The Teamsters said today that lawmakers must push companies to improve wages and working conditions for truck drivers as they seek solutions to upgrade the movement of goods across the country instead of considering industry proposals like allowing...

10:00
Three Congressional Medal of Honor recipients are calling on Congress to enact National Warrior Call Day ? a suicide prevention effort that aims to enlist millions of Americans to connect with service members and veterans, according to the Troops...

09:07
Illinois' groundbreaking Climate and Equitable Jobs Act is fueling the state's commitment to renewable energy, and is forecast to create thousands of new renewable jobs. In today's tight labor market, finding enough union skilled labor, including...


16 november 2021

12:00
Local business executive, civic leader, and Chief Strategy Officer of Rogers & Cowan/PMK, Craig Greiwe, is proud to announce today that he is jumping into the fight to become the next Mayor of Los Angeles. Running as an independent, Greiwe's...

10:40
The New Jersey Governor's Office held an event on November 10th, 2021 on the site of a solar field developed by CEP Renewables LLC at the Mount Olive Solar Farm located in Mount Olive, New Jersey. The event, attended by the Governor, the President of...

10:16
According to a new poll commissioned by Coltura, 62% of California voters support a policy that would require all new cars sold to be electric by 2030 to reduce air pollution, combat climate change, create jobs, and keep energy dollars in the state....

09:30
The Sine Institute of Policy & Politics at American University, one of the nation's premier forums for the study and discussion of the most urgent challenges of the 21st century, today welcomed its fourth cohort of Spring Fellows, experts in politics...

09:15
Nauto, a leading provider of AI-based vehicle safety technology for commercial fleets and the automotive sector, today commended the passage of the bipartisan legislation that calls for a rule that will set minimum performance standards requiring all...

08:00
Today, E Pluribus Unum (EPU) announced the 11 state legislators chosen as 2021 UNUM Fellows. The select cohort of Southern elected leaders will participate in a year-long program to advance racial and economic equity in their states through...


15 november 2021

18:43
The following is a statement from Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa on President Biden's signing of a $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill today that will invest and rebuild in essential networks that will stimulate job growth and improve the lives...

16:42
Today at the White House, David Long, CEO of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) was in attendance as President Biden signed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act into law. This historic bipartisan legislation represents a...

15:15
Today, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) applauds lawmakers as the President signs the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. "The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is proud of our lawmakers for moving...

15:00
Today, President Biden signed the bipartisan $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill into law. The package, which passed the House of Representatives earlier this month and the Senate in August, includes numerous clean energy provisions. Electric Power...


13 november 2021

06:00
A 14.5 percent jump in the Medicare Part B premiums for 2022 spells trouble ahead for beneficiaries wondering where the money will come from to pay all the bills, warns The Senior Citizens League (TSCL). "The Part B increase from $148.50 to $170.10...


12 november 2021

22:32
Today, the Job Creators Network (JCN) filed a response to the Department of Justice's filing opposing JCN's request for expeditious review of the Biden Administration's Vaccine mandate. JCN's response was filed with the Eighth Circuit Court of...

16:30
In light of the recent ballot measure proposal in California to increase funding for arts and music education, Charles Segars, the CEO of Ovation TV, Malissa Shriver, Co-founder and Board Chair of Turnaround Arts: California, and Rachel Moore,...

13:31
A coalition of concerned parents, business leaders, teachers and other professionals throughout California have founded The Unity Project in opposition to California Governor Gavin Newsom's plan to impose a COVID-19 vaccine mandate on the state's...

11:00
The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO®), publisher of the American National Standard Uniform Codes, enthusiastically applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for passing the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act...

09:00
In anticipation of President Biden signing the $1.2 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) invites the community to weigh in on the future of transportation in the...

08:38
Today, U.S. Term Limits announces that Micah Beckwith has agreed to be the Indiana State Chair for U.S. Term Limits. Beckwith brings a depth of public service to this role. He has seen first-hand the need for term limits at the federal level and will...


11 november 2021

05:17
In recent years, Lingshan County, Qinzhou City, Guangxi has implemented a series of measures, such as "cross-provincial application + package service", "one-stop services", "reduce process, time and cost" and "construction commencement upon land...


10 november 2021

23:23
In recent years, Lingshan County, Qinzhou City, Guangxi has implemented a series of measures, such as "cross-provincial application + package service", "one-stop services", "reduce process, time and cost" and "construction commencement upon land...

08:30
Today, CLEAR , the secure identity company, applauds the bipartisan introduction of H.Res.780, "honoring the services and sacrifices of TSA employees and officers on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the creation of the Transportation Security...


9 november 2021

10:17
The world's leading organization to end animal experiments, Cruelty Free International, is championing the recently introduced Companion Animal Release from Experiments (CARE) Act through a timely social media influencer campaign designed to help...

09:48
The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) stands firmly with the over 150 bipartisan members of Congress who call urgently on the Biden Administration to change the interim final rule (IFR) that details how to implement the No Surprises...

09:08
Connected Nation Chairman & CEO Tom Ferree issued the following statement applauding the passage of HR 3684, the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, late Friday:...

07:30
Late Friday, the House of Representatives passed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, the bipartisan infrastructure package that includes major investments in modernizing the nation's electric grid....


8 november 2021

08:37
Kelly Riordan is committed to increasing political awareness by providing bias-free, factual information through her WeWillDecide online webtool. Her mission lies in empowering voters to gain enough knowledge to become their own political analysts,...