Policy and Public Interest News

The latest news regarding all matters of policy and public interest. This section contains releases regarding issues of government, international relations and trade, politics, education, economics, law, welfare, advocacy, and charity concerns. Learn about recent policy decisions as well as important campaigns, strategies, and protests in all areas of public interest. Also included are poll results, statistical information and announcements, and legal news.

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AARP Foundation Launches Age Strong - A First-of-its-Kind Impact Investment Opportunity

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AARP Foundation today announced the launch of Age Strong™, an innovative social investment initiative that will lend a total of $70 million to enterprises that provide critical services and programs for struggling adults who are 50-plus.  This initiative, in partnership with Calvert Foundation and Capital Impact Partners, aims to...

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Sinclair Broadcast Group Supports American Red Cross Home Fire Campaign

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) ("Sinclair")...

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New Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolio Gives Practitioners Insights Into State Tax Challenges Associated With Cloud Computing

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bloomberg BNA today announced the release of...

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EpiPens Save Lives but Can Cut Like a Knife

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Epinephrine autoinjectors can be life-saving for patients...