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Jul 03, 2017, 10:16 ET AG President Osinbajo Represents Nigeria at the Summit of the 29th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union in Ethiopia

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, will be representing Nigeria today at the 29th Ordinary Session of the African Union in Addis Ababa,...


Jul 03, 2017, 08:00 ET alliantgroup Applauds Bipartisan Tax Bill Introduced by Representatives Mike Kelly and Ron Kind

alliantgroup would like to applaud U.S. Representatives Mike Kelly (R-PA) and Ron Kind (D-WI) for the introduction of the Invent and Manufacture in...


Jul 01, 2017, 11:28 ET Statement By CUB Executive Director David Kolata On Veto Of SB 1839

We thank Gov. Bruce Rauner for his veto of Senate Bill 1839. This legislation would have hurt people who depend on a landline as their most...


Jun 30, 2017, 14:02 ET "Net Freedom Ring" Campaign Launching July 4th in Support of Internet Independence

Today, the non-profit citizen group Free Our Internet (FOI) announced a new campaign aimed at combatting efforts by big government, Silicon Valley...


Jun 30, 2017, 09:12 ET Boliden Publishes Report of Payments to Government Agencies in 2016

Boliden is today publishing its report of payments to government agencies in accordance with Swedish law (2015:812) on the reporting of payments...


Jun 29, 2017, 19:54 ET Cities Condemn Passage of Bill to Punish So-Called "Sanctuary" Cities

Earlier today, the U.S. House of Representatives narrowly passed H.R. 3003 — the "No Sanctuary for Criminals Act." The legislation broadly attempts...


Jun 29, 2017, 16:36 ET New York can Lead on Energy By Accelerating Investment in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency and Holding Corporate Polluters Responsible for Their Actions in the Courts

As July 4th approaches, New York State must declare itself independent of the harms caused by the use of fossil fuels, that's what a coalition of...


Jun 29, 2017, 14:21 ET CAIR Decries Trump Administration's New 'Muslim Ban' Guidelines, Promises Legal Challenge

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


Jun 29, 2017, 12:45 ET Jon Pelzer Launches Campaign for Congress

Today, small business owner and longtime political activist, Jon Pelzer announced his candidacy to represent California's 30th Congressional...


Jun 29, 2017, 12:18 ET Greatland Guides Businesses During Senate Healthcare Bill Uncertainty Regarding Information Reporting

While the future of the Senate's "Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017" (BCRA) bill remains unclear, Greatland Corporation has identified key...


Jun 28, 2017, 19:01 ET How the UK Video Games Industry can Advance Beyond Brexit

TIGA, the network for games developers and digital publishers and the trade association representing the video games industry, today published...


Jun 28, 2017, 18:31 ET Health Coalition Applauds House for Prioritizing Patient Access to Care

The Health Coalition on Liability and Access today applauded the House of Representatives for prioritizing patient access to care by passing H.R....


Jun 28, 2017, 11:32 ET Wolters Kluwer Announces White Paper Series on Healthcare Legislation

Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. today announced the launch of an authoritative and timely white paper series to track updates and...


Jun 28, 2017, 10:30 ET First in Crossroads NJ Series of Reports Proposes Major Reforms to Bring State Back from Fiscal Brink

New Jersey's next governor and Legislature must take strong, deliberate action, including spending reductions and revenue increases, to solve the...


Jun 28, 2017, 06:56 ET ABI Research Survey Finds More than 50% of Government Respondents Call for Public Technology Management at the Local Level

In a recent B2B technology survey of 455 U.S.-based companies that span nine verticals, ABI Research finds that more than 50% of government...


Jun 27, 2017, 19:01 ET Enabling the UK Video Games Industry to Access Talent After Brexit

TIGA, the network for games developers and digital publishers and the trade association representing the video games industry, said today that if...


Jun 27, 2017, 16:53 ET NC Farm Bureau Supports Repealing WOTUS Rule That Caused "Uncertainty And Confusion"

Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers are proposing a new rule that would reverse the previous...


Jun 27, 2017, 16:47 ET Express Scripts Elects Kathleen M. Mazzarella to Board of Directors

Express Scripts Holding Company (Nasdaq: ESRX) today announced the election of Kathleen M. Mazzarella to the company's Board of Directors effective...


Jun 27, 2017, 16:23 ET Bill Amending Medical Negligence Statute Pending Governor's Signature

Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by medical malpractice, is commenting on...


Jun 27, 2017, 06:57 ET Declaración de la Alianza Nacional para la Salud de los Hispanos sobre la calificación que la CBO le dio a la "Ley de reconciliación para una mejor atención de la salud" (Better Care Reconciliation Act)

"El cálculo que dio a conocer hoy la Oficina de Presupuesto del Congreso (CBO, por sus siglas en inglés) de que 22 millones de personas perderán su...


Jun 26, 2017, 19:11 ET Statement of National Alliance for Hispanic Health on CBO Score of Better Care Reconciliation Act

"Today's CBO estimate of 22 million people losing health insurance should be a bill stopper. This bill was supposed to increase the number...


Jun 26, 2017, 18:44 ET NAFSA Statement on SCOTUS Travel Ban Decision

Today, the Supreme Court narrowed the injunction prohibiting implementation of President Trump's travel ban and agreed to review cases...


Jun 26, 2017, 17:00 ET alliantgroup Hosts U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley at Economic and Tax Policy Summit

On Friday, U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley and CPAs, financial advisors, business leaders and heads of associations gathered for an exclusive Economic...


Jun 26, 2017, 16:58 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts President & CEO Andrew Dreyfus Responds To Senate Health Care Proposal

Andrew Dreyfus, President & CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, released the following statement on the Better Care Reconciliation...


Jun 26, 2017, 15:08 ET National Write Your Congressman Presents 2017 David N. Adamson Founders Award Winner

National Write Your Congressman (NWYC), an organization that gives small businesses a voice in American government, awarded Rick Gaul...