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30 Mar, 2017, 23:46 ET More than 180 Diabetes Advocates, Researchers and Professional Football Players Joined the American Diabetes Association's 2017 Call to Congress Advocacy Day

Raising their voices on behalf of the more than 116 million Americans living with or at risk for diabetes, more than 180 advocates from 33 states...


30 Mar, 2017, 18:08 ET Government Contracts Boutique Law Firm Launched by Former Covington and Crowell Partners and Senior Government Officials

Top Washington DC lawyers have joined with two recent Federal Agency General Counsels and a former U.S. Ambassador in launching Nichols Liu LLP, a...


30 Mar, 2017, 17:19 ET FRC Praises Congress for Sending First Pro-Life Bill to Pres. Trump

Today, with the tie-breaking vote of Vice President Mike Pence, the U.S. Senate voted to overrule former President Obama's HHS regulations blocking...


30 Mar, 2017, 16:14 ET Shades of Red and Blue: Uniting Our Divided Nation

This Saturday, April 1st, join Salman Rushdie (Bestselling author and former PEN President); Anne-Marie Slaughter (President and CEO, New America);...


30 Mar, 2017, 14:51 ET Honduran Government Receives Praise from U.S. State Department for Reducing Crime and Corruption Rates

A report released this month by the U.S. Department of State credits the Honduran government for reducing rates of homicide, kidnapping, and...


30 Mar, 2017, 14:14 ET Family Research Council Statement on Passage of HB2 Compromise in North Carolina Legislature

Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement after passage of House Bill 142: "While this measure does not...


30 Mar, 2017, 10:27 ET Comité del Senado de California se hace de la vista gorda ante peligros a la salud y seguridad públicas; aprueba el peligroso proyecto de ley de venta de alcohol hasta las 4 a.m.

SACRAMENTO, California, 30 de marzo de 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Alcohol Justice y la California Alcohol Policy Alliance (CAPA)...


30 Mar, 2017, 09:00 ET Semiconductor Industry Sets Out Research Needed to Advance Emerging Technologies, Unleash Next-Generation Semiconductors

A coalition of leaders from the global tech, defense, and aerospace industries, led by the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) and...


30 Mar, 2017, 06:33 ET The American Legion Invites Veterans to Share VA Experiences at Mobile, AL Town Hall Meeting

The American Legion, the nation's largest and most influential veterans service organization, invites all veterans in Mobile, Ala., and their...


29 Mar, 2017, 21:11 ET House Judiciary Committee Holds Hearings on Restoring Enforcement of Immigration Laws

A Center for Immigration Studies analyst testified before the House immigration subcommittee on the state of immigration law enforcement and...


29 Mar, 2017, 18:57 ET Bay Area Transportation Leaders Hail New State Funding Proposal

Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) Chair Jake Mackenzie and Commission Vice Chair Scott Haggerty today applauded the funding...


29 Mar, 2017, 10:40 ET MARCH 30 in DC: Conversation on Prison Beyond Penitentiary Walls

For far too many who have served time behind bars, release from incarceration brings a new kind of prison: homelessness and poverty. Some 65...


29 Mar, 2017, 09:55 ET Concern from TransPerfect Case Prompts Lawmaker to Introduce Bill

This week, a piece of legislation that will mandate a three-year waiting period before forcing the sale of a company incorporated in the...


29 Mar, 2017, 08:15 ET Abila Expands netFORUM Enterprise Capabilities, Technology and User Experience

Abila, the leading provider of software and services to associations, nonprofits and government entities, announced today significant enhancements...


28 Mar, 2017, 00:01 ET COA Completely Disagrees with Draft MedPAC Medicare Part B Recommendations

On Monday the Board of Directors of the Community Oncology Alliance (COA) submitted a letter to the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC)...


27 Mar, 2017, 12:23 ET PCMA Releases New Campaign Video: 'How Do Prescription Drug Rebates Reduce Costs?'

As part of its DrugBenefitSolutions.com campaign, the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) today released a new video — "How do...


27 Mar, 2017, 12:23 ET AADE: Medicare Continues To Put People With Diabetes At Risk

A new survey from the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) found that Medicare's Competitive Bidding Program (CBP)...


27 Mar, 2017, 09:30 ET Coalition of Maritime Commerce Organizations Urges Congress to Fund Successful Efforts to Address Asian Carp in the Great Lakes Region

On Friday, March 24th, UnLock Our Jobs (UOJ), a coalition of business and industry organizations dedicated to supporting the U.S. economy through...


27 Mar, 2017, 08:45 ET Leading public law firm joins the fight against Trump's bid to defund 'sanctuary jurisdictions'

On March 22, 2017, the firm of Renne, Sloan, Holtzman & Sakai filed an amicus brief on behalf of California cities and counties to support an...


24 Mar, 2017, 18:43 ET AFGE: Withdrawal of AHCA a 'Win for Working Families'

In response to the withdrawal of the American Health Care Act after it became clear there were not enough votes to pass, American Federation of...


24 Mar, 2017, 15:57 ET Parker Waichman LLP: The 9/11 Health Watch Statement on the 5th Annual VCF Report

Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm that has long fought for the heroes and survivors of the September 11th terrorist attacks, comments that...


24 Mar, 2017, 14:08 ET RowdMap, Inc. Chief Scientific Officer, Joshua Rosenthal, PhD, featured on Public Interest Podcast on Social Mandate for High-Value Healthcare

Joshua Rosenthal, PhD, of RowdMap, Inc. joins President of National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA), Senators, Pulitzer Prize Winners,...


24 Mar, 2017, 13:37 ET Americans for Tax Reform Will Rate the Vote on AHCA

Americans for Tax Reform urges a YES vote on AHCA. "The American Health Care Act is -- to start -- a $1 trillion tax cut and a $1.15 trillion...


24 Mar, 2017, 11:49 ET Report: The First ICE Weekly Alien Criminal Releases List

As directed by executive order, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has issued its first report identifying jurisdictions that obstruct ICE...


24 Mar, 2017, 11:01 ET Commissioner Doak Warns Lawmakers Oklahoma Exchange May Have No Carriers in 2018

Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John D. Doak is warning state and federal lawmakers that Oklahoma is in danger of having no insurers participate in...