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Dec 03, 2016, 16:27 ET National Fire Sprinkler Association Emphasizes the need for the Fire Sprinkler Incentive Act Following Tragic Oakland, CA Fire

Oakland, California experienced a tragic fire that has resulted in multiple fatalities. Early reports indicate that a music party was taking place...


Dec 02, 2016, 15:32 ET FAIR Reacts to Mike McCaul as Potential DHS Nominee: Next DHS Secretary will Need to Implement Real Border and Immigration Security Immediately

The next Secretary of Homeland Security will be faced with the enormous challenge of undoing the Obama administration's eight-year effort to...


Dec 01, 2016, 21:20 ET Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition applauds passage of the Future Energy Jobs Bill

With passage Thursday of the Future Energy Jobs Bill, the Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition issued the following statement: "The Illinois Clean Jobs...


Dec 01, 2016, 12:48 ET Twelve Things to Look For in President Trump's First Budget

As Donald Trump prepares to become the nation's 45th president, he must quickly turn his attention to converting campaign promises, which lacked...


Dec 01, 2016, 11:50 ET CASE tritt für US-amerikanische Infrastruktur ein: aktuelle Fortsetzungsfolge der Topstory auf CNHIndustrial.com

Mit Hilfe von Case Construction Equipment bringen amerikanische Kommunen ihre Bedenken zur lokalen Infrastruktur zum Ausdruck, zur Beschaffung von...


Dec 01, 2016, 08:18 ET Abila Takes Annual Nonprofit Conference to Nashville

Abila, the leading provider of software and services to associations, nonprofits, and government entities, announced it's headed to Nashville,...


Nov 30, 2016, 15:31 ET Will Your 2017 Tax Plans be Trumped?

Tennessee-based LBMC professional services firm aims to help organizations become better and stay financially ahead. Individual income taxes are...


Nov 30, 2016, 14:11 ET CAIR Alarmed by Addition of More Islamophobes to Trump Transition Team

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today expressed alarm about...


Nov 30, 2016, 13:08 ET American Legion supports flag-desecration penalty, as decided by Congress, after amendment

The American Legion supports President-elect Donald Trump's position that there should be some penalty for U.S. flag desecration, which would be...


Nov 30, 2016, 12:40 ET ProfNet Expert Roundup: Trump Presidency

Below are experts from the ProfNet network who are available to discuss what we can expect from a Trump presidency, including issues such as civil...


Nov 30, 2016, 10:30 ET American Urological Association Testifies To Congress On U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Reform

Dr. John H. Lynch, prominent urologist and prostate cancer survivor, testified before Congress today on behalf of the American Urological...


Nov 30, 2016, 09:05 ET Pinellas County and St. Petersburg Partner with the Tampa Bay Innovation Center to Create a New Downtown Business Incubator

Tampa Bay Innovation Center (TBIC), an innovation and entrepreneurship center for technology businesses, will partner with Pinellas County and the...


Nov 30, 2016, 08:35 ET CASE's advocacy for U.S. Infrastructure: the latest Top Stories installment on CNHIndustrial.com

America's infrastructure has been in the global spotlight as of recent, but the particular issue of aging local infrastructure is hardly a new...


Nov 29, 2016, 18:27 ET Hudson Institute Congratulates Distinguished Fellow Elaine L. Chao on Selection for Department of Transportation Secretary

Hudson Institute congratulates Secretary Elaine Chao on her nomination to be the next secretary of the Department of Transportation. Chao is a...


Nov 29, 2016, 15:14 ET Survey Of ER/Trauma Health Care Professionals Finds No Evidence Of Either Kratom Deaths Or Epidemic Of Abuse

If the DEA is correct in suggesting that there is a kratom epidemic going on in America, then it is somehow happening without our nation's...


Nov 29, 2016, 15:13 ET American Legion to host presidential transition meeting

The American Legion will host a meeting with President-elect Donald Trump's transition team and representatives from nearly 30 other veterans...


Nov 29, 2016, 13:57 ET Committee Releases Statement On The Regulatory Reform Process

Even without legislative change, U.S. agencies can make meaningful reforms to the rules that govern the U.S. financial system. However, to do so...


Nov 29, 2016, 13:52 ET The Center Strikes Back: David Brooks NYT Column Heralds Emergence of No Labels-Led "New Center"

In the wake of a historically divisive election, No Labels is making an aggressive play to unify citizens and leaders around a "New Center," a...


Nov 29, 2016, 13:11 ET THE INNER-CITY PLEDGE by RON PRICE: President-Elect Donald Trump Can Transform America's Inner Cities

Americans in our inner cities are faced with some grave challenges; crime-ridden communities, deteriorating neighborhoods, failing schools, and...


Nov 29, 2016, 13:06 ET AAHKS Applauds Price Nomination to HHS

The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) applauds the nomination of Congressman Tom Price, MD to be the next Secretary of Health...


Nov 29, 2016, 08:00 ET U.S. Grantmakers Overlooked Underserved Communities During, After Great Recession

Less than a third of the $16.6 billion the country's large foundations give out annually, on average, went toward helping America's underserved...


Nov 29, 2016, 06:00 ET StemGenex Comments on FDA Docket to Support Stem Cell Therapy

StemGenex recently submitted comments to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) docket on the future regulation of adult adipose-derived stem cell...


Nov 28, 2016, 15:32 ET USINPAC engages with President-elect Donald Trump's transition team

Adhering to its bipartisan approach in representing the Indian American community, USINPAC hosted a Presidential dialogue series with members of...


Nov 28, 2016, 13:20 ET Proposed CURES Legislation Provides Relief for Rural HME Providers and Delays Cuts for CRT Accessories

The latest version of the 21st Century CURES bill to be considered this week on Capitol Hill includes language that would retroactively roll back...


Nov 28, 2016, 12:12 ET Researcher Suggests Kratom May Have Medical Benefit as Opioid Alternative

A delayed U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration ban on kratom would stifle scientific understanding of the herb's active chemical components and...