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Jan 05, 2017, 08:04 ET Deloitte CFO Signals™ Survey: All Eyes on Next US Administration; Majority Expect Less Congressional Gridlock and Substantial Policy Changes

Deloitte's fourth quarter (4Q 2016) CFO Signals survey, which opened the day after the election on Nov. 9, 2016, reveals that all eyes are on the...


Jan 05, 2017, 05:10 ET Veterans and First Responders Unite the Country This Inauguration

The Academy of United States Veterans, is proud to announce that the spirit of unity and solidarity will be on display as the Veterans and First...


Jan 04, 2017, 08:17 ET Abila Predicts Key Association Trends to Watch in 2017

Abila, the leading provider of software and services to associations, nonprofits and government entities, today shared the trends it...


Jan 03, 2017, 16:18 ET ANSI Names Mary Saunders as Vice President, Government Relations and Public Policy

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, is pleased to announce that Mary...


Jan 03, 2017, 13:26 ET Shawn Coughlin Joins NAPHS as Executive Vice President for Government Relations and Public Policy

Effective January 3, Shawn Coughlin has joined the National Association of Psychiatric Health Systems (NAPHS) as executive vice president for...


Jan 03, 2017, 11:03 ET NAMI Announces Legislative Priorities for 2017

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is pleased to announce its legislative priorities for 2017 as part of our ongoing efforts to ensure...


Dec 31, 2016, 14:06 ET Science Journalism Under Attack

In the Winter 2017 edition of Issues in Science and Technology environmental journalist Keith Kloor describes a number of incidents in which...


Dec 28, 2016, 23:15 ET Pablo Soria de Lachica - 100 Millones de Puestos de Trabajo Se Destruirán Durante La Presidencia de Trump

Tras el acuerdo de Donald Trump con la compañía fabricante de calderas Carrier, con sede en Indiana, para salvar 1000 puestos de trabajo...


Dec 22, 2016, 13:04 ET Casi 700 organizaciones presionan a líderes del Congreso a proteger la atención de salud infantil

Recortes de Medicaid y una derogación de la Ley de Cuidado de Salud Asequible tendrían un serio impacto en los niños y familias de California, dijo...


Dec 22, 2016, 13:00 ET Nearly 700 Organizations Push Congressional Leaders to Protect Children's Health Care

Cuts to Medicaid and a repeal of the Affordable Care Act would be severely detrimental to California children and families, a diverse group of 695...


Dec 21, 2016, 18:41 ET As Canada mandates universal broadband Internet service, future of FCC remains uncertain

Canada's telecom regulator has just ruled that all Canadians must have access to reliable, world-class mobile and residential Internet services, no...


Dec 20, 2016, 12:45 ET Personal Connected Health Alliance Urges Support For The Collection And Use Of Digital Technology For Patient Care As Part Of Medicare's MACRA Rule

In a letter to Andrew Slavitt, Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), Department of Health and Human Services...


Dec 20, 2016, 10:00 ET New Starhome Mach Solutions Address Business Challenges Under EU Commission's Roam-like-home and Fair Usage Policies

Permanent roamers and fair usage abuse are likely to be the main MNOs' concerns Starhome Mach, a global leader in mobile inter-carrier roaming...


Dec 20, 2016, 08:18 ET Abila Recognized as a Top 5 Association LMS Solution by Talented Learning

Abila, the leading provider of software and services to associations, nonprofits, and government entities, announced today that Freestone™ Learning...


Dec 20, 2016, 06:00 ET Local Gov Goes Digital: 5 Trends that will Drive Online Citizenship in 2017

When you've worked with local government IT and communications leaders every day for more than 20 years, it doesn't take a crystal ball to predict...


Dec 19, 2016, 10:17 ET A Framework for Fixing Our System of Long-term Investment: Business Leaders Advance American Prosperity Project

Today, CEOs and other leaders of complex business enterprises, including multi-nationals and large employers such as AON, Pfizer, WPP, Royal Dutch...


Dec 17, 2016, 15:53 ET Electoral College Voters Can Factor In Russian Hacking, White House Press Briefing And POTUS Comments Show, Says Robert Weiner, Columnist And Ex- White House Spokesman

Robert Weiner, a former White House and senior congressional spokesman, now national columnist, reported that on Thursday, at the White House Daily...


Dec 16, 2016, 14:51 ET Tax Reform Task Force Blueprint Could Lead To Increase In Domestic Retail Prices Of Gasoline And Diesel Fuel, According To Brattle Whitepaper

A whitepaper released today by leading energy and commodities expert Philip Verleger and economists at The Brattle Group finds that the U.S. House...


Dec 15, 2016, 17:36 ET Teamsters 117 Joins International Effort To Ensure Fair Working Conditions In The Gig Economy

A network of European and North American unions, labor confederations, and worker organizations issued a call yesterday for transnational...


Dec 15, 2016, 17:01 ET Influential Women Of Color Share Federal Policy Recommendations

More than twenty national organizations and scores of bi-partisan women influencers and advocates gathered in Washington, DC recently to share...


Dec 15, 2016, 17:00 ET FAIR: Kris Kobach would be an Invaluable Asset to Trump Administration's Immigration Team

The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), in response to today's meeting...


Dec 15, 2016, 13:28 ET TICKETMASTER STATEMENT: BOTS Act Passage

On behalf of artists, venues, teams, and especially fans, Ticketmaster is pleased that the BOTS Act is now a federal law. Ticketmaster worked...


Dec 15, 2016, 10:41 ET Tackling Sanctuaries, Prioritizing Public Safety

Americans voted into office the presidential candidate who promised to abolish sanctuary cities, the more than 300 jurisdictions that obstruct...


Dec 15, 2016, 09:59 ET To Make America Great Again, We Need To Make America Healthy Again

Americans spend over $1.5 trillion every year on health care. With insurance premiums and deductibles skyrocketing, the U.S. health care system...


Dec 15, 2016, 04:17 ET 21st Century Cures Act Passed by U.S. Congress Provides an Accelerated Approval Pathway for Regenerative Medicine Therapies

BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (BCLI), a leading developer of adult stem cell technologies for neurodegenerative diseases, today announced its...