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Jul 27, 2017, 17:58 ET alliantgroup's Dean Zerbe Applauds Joint Statement on Tax Reform

Dean Zerbe, the National Managing Director of alliantgroup and former Senior Counsel to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee responded to the...


Jul 27, 2017, 15:48 ET Sponsor of Bill to Repeal D.C. Medical Aid-in-Dying Law Fails Fact Check Test

Supporters of D.C.'s Death with Dignity Act released a fact check video showing the sponsor of an amendment the House Appropriations Committee...


Jul 27, 2017, 12:00 ET ASTA Releases 2017 "How America Travels" Study

The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA), the leading organization representing travel agents in the U.S., today released a groundbreaking...


Jul 26, 2017, 16:32 ET Concord Coalition Denounces Assault on CBO

The Concord Coalition warned today that the latest attacks on the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) threaten to destroy its ability to provide...


Jul 26, 2017, 12:59 ET How Will Future Geopolitical Scenarios Affect the United States?

With new threats appearing almost at random, no one can predict the global future, but we can suggest future possibilities if current trends, such...


Jul 26, 2017, 11:59 ET Civic Engagement App 'Hear My Voice' Provides Two-Way Communication Between Elected Officials And Their Constituents

Hear My Voice, a civic engagement platform and mobile app, modernizes communication between elected officials and their constituents by...


Jul 26, 2017, 10:09 ET ACEP Urges Senate TO PROTECT Emergency Patients or Shut Down The Health Care Bill

The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) today issued a statement, saying that now that the U.S. Senate is debating a health care...


Jul 26, 2017, 09:48 ET American Humane Applauds Introduction of "Pups for Patriots Act"

American Humane, the country's first national humane organization, which has been working to support the U.S. military, veterans, and military...


Jul 26, 2017, 09:21 ET Home Health Leaders Urge Collaboration with CMS to Refine Proposed Home Health Groupings Model in HHPPS Proposed Rule

The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare — a coalition of home health providers dedicated to developing innovative reforms to improve the...


Jul 26, 2017, 09:00 ET U.S. Impact Investing Alliance Launches to Scale the Practice of Impact Investing

The U.S. Impact Investing Alliance ("Alliance") today announced the launch of its expanded network of impact investing leaders dedicated to...


Jul 25, 2017, 18:51 ET Children's Hospital Colorado To Sen. Cory Gardner: It's Time To Act

With the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) slated to come up for debate in the U.S. Senate, Children's Hospital Colorado (Children's Colorado)...


Jul 25, 2017, 16:59 ET AARP Statement on Senate Vote to Proceed on Health Care Bill

In response to today's Senate vote on the motion to proceed to consider a health care bill that would cut Medicare and Medicaid and impose an Age...


Jul 25, 2017, 16:16 ET Statement of Betsy Ryan, New Jersey Hospital Association President and CEO, on Senate Vote to Proceed on ACA Repeal

"Today's vote is very disappointing. The well-being of millions of Americans is at stake, and we had hoped to see the Senate move toward a more...


Jul 25, 2017, 15:28 ET Union of Concerned Scientists: Trump Administration Sidelines Science First Six Months in Office

Since Donald Trump took the oath of office six months ago, his administration and congressional allies have undermined the vital role science plays...


Jul 25, 2017, 13:11 ET D.C. Appeals Court Strikes Down 'Good Reason' CCW Law - SAF

The Second Amendment Foundation today won a significant court victory against "good reason" requirements for concealed carry when the U.S. Court of...


Jul 25, 2017, 12:10 ET Watchdog Says Psychotropic Drug Link to Military and Veteran Suicides Warrants Federal Probe

Despite highly touted efforts to curb the suicide rate among active-duty service members and veterans, suicides remain high and the mental health...


Jul 25, 2017, 08:45 ET Defenshield Awarded National Stock Numbers for Its Most Popular Lifesaving Products

Today, Defenshield Inc. is announcing the Award of National Stock Numbers (NSNs) for its line of rifle rated ballistic shields. These shields are...


Jul 24, 2017, 12:15 ET Hamilton Crawford: No Agreement in China/US Trade Talks

Hamilton Crawford: Bilateral talks held in Washington D.C. between U.S. and Chinese trade delegates have concluded without reaching an agreement....


Jul 24, 2017, 07:25 ET Immigration Court Backlog: Causes and Solutions

With 600,000 pending cases, the backlog in the immigration court system has become a matter of some urgency. A new report by the Center for...


Jul 24, 2017, 07:00 ET Center for American Entrepreneurship Launches to Address Public Policy Barriers Facing America's Entrepreneurs

The Center for American Entrepreneurship (CAE), a nonpartisan policy and advocacy organization, announces its establishment and launch today....


Jul 21, 2017, 18:36 ET NDIA applauds, offers its help to Trump effort to review defense industrial base

The National Defense Industrial Association applauded Friday President Donald Trump's intent to sign an executive order for a wide "whole of...


Jul 21, 2017, 17:32 ET AARP Keeps Heat on Legislators to Oppose Health Care Bill Repeal

AARP Executive Vice President Nancy LeaMond sent a letter to all 100 Senators voicing AARP's strong opposition to the repeal and delay amendment to...


Jul 20, 2017, 23:04 ET Trump Administration tosses proposed rule adding gas processing plants to TRI

Today the Trump Administration rolled out the Unified Agenda, a regulatory scorecard/roadmap of the status of an administration's agencies'...


Jul 20, 2017, 15:39 ET SHEROES OF NY Lanza como la Primera Campaña Bipartidista que Promueve la Colaboración de Mujeres Candidatas Previo a las Primarias en la Ciudad de Nueva York

El National Women's Political Caucus (NWPC-NYC), una de las principales organizaciones multipartidistas dedicada a aumentar la participación de las...


Jul 20, 2017, 15:28 ET SHEROES OF NY Launches as the First Bipartisan Campaign of Women Candidates Promoting a Summer of Collaboration Leading up to the Primary Elections in New York City

The National Women's Political Caucus of New York City (NWPC-NYC), a leading multi-partisan grassroots organization dedicated to increasing women's...