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17:55 ET California Department of Insurance Says It Has Corrected Overcharges Exposed by ProPublica Analysis of Discrimination by Auto Insurance Companies; Consumer Watchdog Says It Will Press For Further Action

Acting in response to an investigative report by journalists at ProPublica, the California Department of Insurance has ordered two insurance...


16:31 ET State and Local Elected Officials, Realtors, Others Host Conference Call to Launch Americans Against Double Taxation

State and local elected officials, realtors and others will host a media conference call on Thursday, September 21 at 12:00 p.m. EDT to launch...


15:00 ET Las empresas se comprometen a simplificar las etiquetas de fechas de alimentos en el mundo entero para 2020, para así reducir el desperdicio de alimentos

El Foro de Bienes de Consumo y Campeones 12.3 hacen histórico llamado a utilizar dos sencillas etiquetas de fechas para 2020 "Véndase antes...


13:40 ET Former US Secretary of Transportation and Charlotte, NC Mayor Anthony Foxx Joins the Board of the Volcker Alliance

The Volcker Alliance, a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization founded by former Federal Reserve Board Chairman Paul A. Volcker to address the...


13:33 ET New Poll Shows New Jersey Voters Favor Renewable Energy Over Natural Gas, Says ReThink Energy NJ

New Jerseyans of both political parties overwhelmingly support renewable energy like wind and solar, and agree the state should adopt a goal of...


12:41 ET First Liberty Asks President Trump to End FEMA Relief Discrimination Against Houses of Worship

Today, First Liberty Institute sent a letter to the White House asking the Trump Administration to end a discriminatory FEMA directive that makes...


12:41 ET Sen. Bernie Sanders to Address Major Nurses' Convention in San Francisco September 22

Fresh off the introduction of S. 1804, the Medicare for All Act of 2017, co-sponsored by one-third of the Senate Democratic Caucus, Sen. Bernie...


11:41 ET Empresas se comprometem a simplificar rotulagem de datas de validade em alimentos em todo o mundo até 2020, reduzindo o desperdício de alimentos

"Vender até", "Consumir até", "Expor até", "Melhor antes de" -- o que significa isso? Os consumidores no mundo veem uma variedade de rótulos com...


10:04 ET Study: America's Small Business Owners Want Tax Reform to Be Priority No. 1 for Trump Administration

According to the latest Paychex Small Business Survey, tax reform is top of mind for small business owners, and it's the regulatory issue they'd...


09:16 ET "Stay Tuned With Preet" Launches Today With Leon Panetta Interview

"Stay Tuned With Preet," a new podcast hosted by former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, debuts today featuring former national security officer Leon...


Sep 19, 2017, 17:00 ET Real Estate Roundtable Testifies Before Senate on Business Tax Reform

Real Estate Roundtable President and Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey DeBoer today testified before the U.S. Senate Finance Committee, encouraging...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:15 ET NetChoice to Congress: Section 230 Does Not Prevent Backpage.com Prosecution

Altering free-speech provisions to address sex-trafficking on digital platforms such as Backpage may be well-intentioned, but will undermine...


Sep 19, 2017, 08:45 ET Folium Biosciences Receives Approval from Public Health Inspections Division, Denver Department of Environmental Health, to Manufacture & Sell Hemp CBD Oil in the City of Denver

The new regulations, which recently took effect, require that the Department of Environmental Health inspects and approves all suppliers of hemp...


Sep 18, 2017, 17:46 ET SAF Files Amicus Brief In Case Of Florida Man's Death By Police

Attorneys for the Second Amendment Foundation today filed an amicus brief supporting a request for the U.S. Supreme Court to review a civil case...


Sep 18, 2017, 13:55 ET The SASB and CDSB Outline TCFD Readiness

The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) today released a paper outlining how the two...


Sep 18, 2017, 09:24 ET Students for Life of America to Launch National #SockIt2PP Truck Tour in DC on Tuesday

On Tuesday, September 19th at 12:30 pm, Students for Life of America will be launching the National #Sockit2PP Truck Tour at the National Press...


Sep 18, 2017, 08:30 ET NAIC Addresses Lack of Diversity Among Fund Managers at Institutional Investment Summit

The National Association of Investment Companies (NAIC), the industry association for diverse-owned and emerging investment managers, will share...


Sep 18, 2017, 07:24 ET Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and World Mercury Project Issue Report Regarding New Evidence of Ongoing Bad Science Being Supported by the CDC

In a new report released today, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and his team outlined various concerns with employees and consultants for the Centers for...


Sep 15, 2017, 09:00 ET Experts Warn New York PSC Against Retrograde Action in Electricity

New York Public Service Commission efforts to prohibit energy service company (ESCO) sales are unsupported by fundamental economics and will harm...


Sep 14, 2017, 15:30 ET 20 Pioneers Under 40 in Environmental Public Health

Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE), a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating people on the ways in which the environment...


Sep 14, 2017, 15:00 ET Oklahoma Workers' Compensation Loss Costs Fall 16.3 Percent

The annual filing most insurance carriers will use to develop rates for workers' compensation insurance in Oklahoma shows a decrease for the...


Sep 14, 2017, 11:22 ET Hear from Both Sides of the Aisle on the Future of Fintech

The Online Lending Policy Institute (OLPI), the leading voice for policy analysis, in-depth research, and education for the online lending...


Sep 14, 2017, 09:11 ET FAN's Sixth International Conference on Fluoride: "When Policy is King, Science becomes a Slave."

This coming weekend (Sept 16, 17) the Fluoride Action Network (FAN) will bring together citizens and scientists from around the world, to the...


Sep 13, 2017, 18:21 ET Legislature Pulls Brown's Electric Deregulation Plan Ramrod After Public Backlash

A public backlash against Governor Brown's eleventh-hour attempt to give Western energy barons and Trump officials power over California's energy...


Sep 13, 2017, 17:11 ET 24 National & Local Groups Call On Congress To Delay Health Insurance Tax

Twenty-four national, state, and local organizations representing providers, community partners, and beneficiaries sent a letter to U.S. Congress...