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22 Jun, 2017, 05:00 ET Limiting Foreign Student Entries in Sanctuary Jurisdictions

A new report from the Center for Immigration Studies examines the administration's option of limiting foreign student entries and...


21 Jun, 2017, 13:41 ET TTC/EY Tax Reform Business Barometer Finds Optimism Remains That Tax Reform Will Occur This Year or Next

As the US Congress and Administration debate reform of the US tax system, The Tax Council's and Ernst & Young LLP's latest Tax Reform Business...


21 Jun, 2017, 11:28 ET Square Roots Launches BIRTHMARK®: First National Platform to Support Pregnancy

Square Roots, a mission-driven company focused on pregnancy health and wellness, is hosting its inaugural BIRTHMARK® Day event in the City of Miami...


21 Jun, 2017, 10:30 ET Manicouagan Reservoir - Pessamit files an injunction against Hydro-Québec

PESSAMIT, QC, June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - The Pessamit Innu Band Council has filed today an injunction against Hydro-Québec regarding the raising...


21 Jun, 2017, 07:12 ET Majorities Oppose All Key Provisions of House-Passed Healthcare Bill, Including in Very Red Districts

While Senate Republicans move toward finalizing their healthcare plan, a new in-depth survey finds that all of the key provisions of the...


21 Jun, 2017, 06:15 ET Unlocking America's Potential: Michelson 20MM Joins the America Forward Coalition

The Michelson 20MM Foundation became the newest member of the America Forward Coalition in an effort to champion innovative, effective solutions to...


20 Jun, 2017, 20:01 ET George Pataki, ex gobernador de Nueva York y asesor del grupo ad hoc de tenedores de bonos de obligación general de Puerto Rico, emite un memorando para encargados de formular políticas sobre Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON, 20 de junio de 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- El Grupo Ad Hoc de Tenedores de Bonos de Obligación General de Puerto Rico y su...


20 Jun, 2017, 18:16 ET George Pataki, Former New York Governor And Advisor To The Ad Hoc Group Of Puerto Rico General Obligation Bondholders, Issues Memorandum For Policymakers On Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON, June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Today the Ad Hoc Group of Puerto Rico General Obligation Bondholders and its advisor,...


20 Jun, 2017, 18:06 ET George Pataki, Former New York Governor And Advisor To The Ad Hoc Group Of Puerto Rico General Obligation Bondholders, Issues Memorandum For Policymakers On Puerto Rico

Today the Ad Hoc Group of Puerto Rico General Obligation Bondholders and its advisor, former Governor of New York, George Pataki, released a...


20 Jun, 2017, 17:07 ET Deloitte Responds to Tax Reform Outlook From House Speaker Paul Ryan

Deloitte's Tax Policy Leader Jon Traub, principal, Deloitte Tax LLP, offered the following statement in response to the tax reform outlook...


20 Jun, 2017, 13:04 ET Global initiative 'Refugees Welcome♥' leads to corporate engagement, job and education opportunities for refugees

In response to the growing global refugee crisis, UNICEF global and other partners are leading Refugees Welcome♥, an international dinner series...


20 Jun, 2017, 10:23 ET Idaho Mortgage Bankers Fly to Nation's Capital to Discuss Critical Housing Issues with Congressional Delegation

Members of the Idaho Mortgage Lenders Association (IMLA) will visit Washington, D.C. this week to press the Idaho Congressional Delegation to act...


19 Jun, 2017, 13:11 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Announces Statement on Federal Civil Rights Enforcement and its Reports Planning for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, by majority vote, issued a statement expressing concern over the potential negative impact of the...


19 Jun, 2017, 11:52 ET Greenspoon Marder Supports The Oregon Cannabis Association National Lobby Days In Washington, D.C.

Greenspoon Marder is proud to support the Oregon Cannabis Association (OCA) 3rd Annual National Lobby Days in Washington, D.C. on...


19 Jun, 2017, 10:00 ET The Charles Bronfman Prize Names David Lubell as 2017 Recipient

Founder of Welcoming America recognized for building inclusive and prosperous communities for immigrants across the U.S. and beyond...


19 Jun, 2017, 08:00 ET More Aggressive Action on Failing Banks Could Save U.S. Billions of Dollars, Says Study by FAU and NYU Faculty

Billions of dollars could be saved if Congress revises a law to allow regulators to be more aggressive in reducing losses from insolvent banks,...


19 Jun, 2017, 07:30 ET Statement of USCCR Commissioners Gail Heriot and Peter Kirsanow

Six members of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights voted to adopt a statement condemning President Trump's proposed budget cuts to various civil...


16 Jun, 2017, 15:11 ET CAIR Sues Feds for Barring Utah Imam from Returning to U.S. After Being Placed on 'No-Fly List'

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


16 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET Times Square peace ads.: Rael renews his support to Nuclear Weapons treaty negotiations

While the United Nations Conference to negotiate a nuclear weapons' ban leading toward their total elimination resumes today in New York,...


16 Jun, 2017, 06:00 ET NYSILC Statement On President Trump's Proposal For Federal Fiscal Year 2018

The budget proposal released by The White House in late May makes numerous across-the-board cuts to programs and services vital to the...


16 Jun, 2017, 04:20 ET Kennedy Forum Shines Light on Need to Update Health Insurance Appeals System:

The Kennedy Forum continues to drive change in behavioral health parity with the release of the latest issue brief: Filing An Appeal Based On A...


16 Jun, 2017, 03:00 ET Graduates from Mercuria's Apprenticeship Program Join President Trump to Announce Workforce Development Initiative

Graduates from Mercuria Energy's apprenticeship program today joined President Donald J. Trump at the White House to highlight workforce...


16 Jun, 2017, 02:30 ET More Student Loan Changes May Be Coming -- Ameritech Financial Stays Course

James Runcie recently resigned from the position as head of the Education Department's federal student aid program. His resignation letter...


15 Jun, 2017, 16:09 ET Culinary Union thanks Governor Brian Sandoval for signing historic pharmaceutical transparency bill into law and Senator Yvanna Cancela for pioneering the landmark legislation

Today, the Culinary Union thanks Governor Brian Sandoval for signing a historic pharmaceutical transparency bill into law and congratulates the...


14 Jun, 2017, 09:28 ET Media advisory - Dairy Farmers of Canada, in Washington D.C to comment on NAFTA DAIRY negotiations

When: Wednesday, June 14, and Thursday, June 15, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC, June 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Earlier this year, President Trump pointed to...