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28 juin 2018

17:04
As a physician, I understand how important it can be for health care providers to treat patients with compounded drugs when a patient's needs cannot be met by FDA-approved drugs. But because compounded drugs are not FDA-approved, it's important for...

16:57
Being able to identify outbreaks is key to being able to take quick action to prevent additional illnesses and find the source of the contamination. In recent years, the FDA and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have advanced new...

16:38
Capital One Financial Corporation today announced that the Federal Reserve has completed its 2018 Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review ("CCAR") and did not object to Capital One's proposed capital plan submitted on April 5, 2018....

14:58
City Attorney Dennis Herrera issued the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court today let stand lower court rulings upholding San Francisco's ordinance that prevents anti-abortion centers from engaging in false or misleading advertising:...


27 juin 2018

15:15
Today, the American Federation of Government Employees submitted a statement for the record (available on www.afge.org/ReorgHearing) before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee's hearing, "Examining the Administration's Reorganization...

14:43
Using observations from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and ground-based observatories, an international team of scientists have confirmed ?Oumuamua (oh-MOO-ah-MOO-ah), the first known interstellar object to travel through our solar system, got an...

14:25
Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) President Richard Lanigan issued the following statement on today's ruling by the Supreme Court in the Janus v. AFSCME Council 31 case: "Today's Supreme Court decision in the Janus v....

13:07
The Independent Review Board (IRB) established by NASA to assess progress on its James Webb Space Telescope has unanimously recommended that development on the world's premier science observatory should continue; NASA has established a new launch...

11:29
Today, the Mackinac Center for Public Policy champions the ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that public employees will no longer be forced to pay a government union as a condition of their employment. The decision, which cited Mackinac's amicus...

11:13
NASA will host a teleconference for members of the media and aviation industry at 4 p.m. EDT on Thursday, June 28, to discuss the details and preliminary results of the agency's first large-scale, remotely piloted aircraft flight in the national...

10:53
Following the Supreme Court's decision to overturn 40 years of constitutional law that ensured public-sector workers benefited from the collective voice of union representation, the head of the largest union representing federal workers says...


26 juin 2018

17:42
NASA will host a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EDT, Wednesday, June 27, to provide an update on the agency's James Webb Space Telescope and the findings of an external independent review board. Webb will be the world's premier infrared space...

14:29
The U.S. Small Business Administration prides itself in the efforts it takes to help small business owners recover from disasters. The SBA 7(a) Loan Program is aiding in that effort by offering the Express Bridge Loan Pilot Program. This Pilot...

13:27
Today, the United States Supreme Court announced the decision to uphold the implementation of President Trump's travel ban. The following is a statement by Jill Welch, Deputy Executive Director for Public Policy at NAFSA: Association of International...

13:13
AJC is deeply disappointed that the United States Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision, upheld President Trump's December "Proclamation" barring immigrants from nine countries. In an amicus brief, AJC had called on the Supreme Court to affirm a lower...

12:52
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today decried the U.S. Supreme Court's decision announced this morning to allow the Muslim Ban 3.0 to remain in effect. WATCH: CAIR...

12:29
The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) said today's 5-4 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of President Trump's travel ban represents a "tremendous victory in ongoing efforts to defend and protect America."...

11:43
The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which filed a critical amicus brief in the case ? said today's 5-4 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court backing pro-life advocates represents "a significant victory for pro-life pregnancy centers" and the...

11:11
Making healthy choices about diets can have a significant impact on America's health. When we think about advancing health and reducing the death and disability caused by disease, we often think about our investments in new technology and developing...

10:17
It's beginning to look like a classic Christmas! This October, the Postal Service will ring in the 2018 holiday season with four Sparkling Holidays stamps featuring character-rich close-ups of Santa Claus. The Santa...

10:10
This July 4 marks the 242nd anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence, one of the most celebrated holidays in the United States. The declaration announced the colonies' separation from Britain in 1776, but celebrating...

09:36
Engineers will test several components of the Commercial Infrastructure for Robotic Assembly and Services (CIRAS) project at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia that may one day be used to build large space structures....


25 juin 2018

13:27
Over the past decade, we've seen a growing interest in the development of therapies derived from marijuana and its components. Proponents of "medical marijuana" advertised its uses for a wide number of medical conditions, such as cancer, multiple...

13:16
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Epidiolex (cannabidiol) [CBD] oral solution for the treatment of seizures associated with two rare and severe forms of epilepsy, Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome, in patients two years...

12:44
A series of NASA flight tests has successfully demonstrated technologies that achieve a significant reduction in the noise generated by aircraft and heard by communities near airports. The Acoustic Research Measurement...

10:38
Today Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) general counsel and Retail Litigation Center (RLC) president Deborah White expressed disappointment with the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Ohio, et al. v. American Express, a case that considered...

08:57
Radiation oncologists from across the United States will visit Capitol Hill tomorrow to urge Congress to support policies that safeguard cancer patients' access to high-quality, high-value health care. The doctors will meet with Congressional leaders...


22 juin 2018

16:48
Today, the American Federation of Government Employees announced its endorsement of Roger Manno of Maryland for the U.S. House of Representatives for Maryland's 6th District. "We are excited to announce our support for...

16:03
Today, the American Federation of Government Employees announced its endorsement Aisha Braveboy for Prince George's County State's Attorney. "Aisha Braveboy is exactly the person we need to be Prince George's County's...

14:40
Media are invited to Seattle on Friday, Aug. 9, to preview a seaborne expedition to study microscopic organisms in the dark depths of the sea that play a critical role in removing carbon dioxide from Earth's atmosphere....

13:24
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration permitted marketing of two catheter-based devices designed to create a connection to veins and arteries in patients with chronic kidney disease who need hemodialysis. ...

11:49
The University of Mount Union has named two members of the U.S. House of Representatives, Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO) and Rep. Jim Himes (D-CT), as the inaugural recipients of the Spirit of America Award. The Award is sponsored by the Ralph and Mary...

11:10
Today, the American Federation of Government Employees announced its endorsement of Angela Alsobrooks for Prince George's County Executive. "We are pleased to announce our support for Angela Alsobrooks as County...

10:56
NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting no earlier than 5:42 a.m. EDT Friday, June 29, for the launch of its 15th resupply mission to the International Space Station. Live coverage will begin on NASA Television and the agency's website...

09:37
Students from across America are set to participate in three live events with astronauts aboard the International Space Station next week. The events serve as question-and-answer sessions and are hosted as part of NASA's Year of Education on Station....


21 juin 2018

18:57
On June 18, Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) began enrollment for the All of Us Research Program?a momentous effort to advance individualized prevention, treatment and care for people of all backgrounds?in collaboration with the National Institutes...

15:40
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the Eversense Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) system for use in people 18 years of age and older with diabetes. This is the first FDA-approved CGM system to include a fully implantable sensor...

14:09
American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement in response to the Trump administration's government reorganization plan: "This administration has...

14:03
In response to the White House's proposal to consolidate federal safety net programs under a newly named 'Department of Health and Public Welfare,' Abby J. Leibman, President & CEO of MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger, issued the following...

11:47
Have you invented something new, useful, and non-obvious, and want to patent it? Each year the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) receives an average of 500,000 applications. Patenting an invention can be challenging, but the USPTO can help....

10:30
The U.S. Department of State and IREX are pleased to welcome the 2018 cohort of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders to the United States. The program is funded by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and...


20 juin 2018

16:59
Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement after President Trump signed an executive order that will allow children to stay with parents who are arrested for entering the United States illegally: ...

15:30
The Hispanic Health Coalition of Georgia, ("HHCGA"), Altierus Career College and the National Alliance for Hispanic Health will host the National Institutes of Health's All of Us Journey on Sunday, June 24, 2018. The traveling, hands-on exhibit...

14:57
The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) in advance of tomorrow's vote on H.R. 6136, the Border Security and Immigration Reform Act ? amnesty legislation drafted by House...

14:25
The Air Transport Association of Canada (ATAC) is asking Minister Garneau not to impose new regulations on aviation flight and duty time and better align Canada's rules with those of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).   The Minister refuses...

14:14
The American Board of Trial Advocates condemns the forcible separation of children from their parents at the U.S. border and the detainment of these children in locked facilities. These actions are an offense to human decency, violate the tenets of...

13:21
L'Association médicale canadienne (AMC) se joint à l'American Medical Association (AMA) pour exhorter fortement l'administration américaine à révoquer sa politique de « tolérance zéro » exigeant que des enfants migrants soient séparés de leurs...

13:19
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) joins the American Medical Association (AMA) in strongly urging the U.S. administration to withdraw its "zero tolerance" policy that requires the separation of migrating children from their parents or...

11:16
Linda McMahon, head of the U.S. Small Business Administration and advocate for the nation's 30 million small businesses as a member of President Trump's Cabinet, will visit Los Angeles on Friday, June 22, 2018 to tour a minority and woman-owned small...

10:12
A push to modernize aging government computer systems, bolster data security and shift operations to the cloud is driving increases in federal information technology spending, according to Bloomberg Government's latest report, Federal IT Budget &...

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