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Jun 21, 2016, 08:55 ET FOIA Request by FAIR Reveals ICE Low-Balled the Number of Offenses Committed by Criminal Aliens It Released

 Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) records obtained by the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) under a Freedom of...


Jun 21, 2016, 08:35 ET RLM Communications, Inc. Expands its R&D Enterprise with the Appointment of Dr. Curtis Charles

  RLM Communications, Inc., (RLM) a successful federal defense contractor, recently made the strategic decision to strengthen its research and...


Jun 21, 2016, 08:30 ET Russia's Cyber Attacks Increasing--and the West Must Respond

Russia's cyber attack program is varied and expanding—just ask the Democratic National Committee (DNC), which recently had its opposition...


Jun 20, 2016, 16:01 ET Open Society Foundations Announce 2016 Soros Justice Fellows

The prison-to-school pipeline. Incarceration and the digital divide. How the child welfare system responds to parental substance use. The long...


Jun 20, 2016, 14:09 ET Americans United for Life Details What a President must do to Protect Human Life in Advance of Trump Meeting with Conservatives

 In advance of the much publicized meeting between conservatives and presumptive GOP Presidential nominee Donald Trump set for Tuesday,...


Jun 20, 2016, 12:13 ET One Third of American Workers Say Their Employers Prioritize Productivity Over Safety

 Today the National Safety Council released survey results showing 33 percent of the 2,000 employees surveyed across the nation believe safety...


Jun 20, 2016, 11:47 ET Aspen Institute to Host Capitol Hill Event Marking 10th Anniversary of Pension Protection Act

Leaders in Congress will convene on Capitol Hill with business, research, and nonprofit experts for debate and dialogue on the future of federal...


Jun 20, 2016, 09:30 ET Hold Their Feet to the Fire 2016: 50 Talk Radio Hosts from Across the Country to Broadcast from Washington, D.C., Discussing Immigration Policy, June 22 and 23

 On June 22 and 23, talk radio hosts from across the country will broadcast from the Phoenix Park Hotel on Capitol Hill as part of the tenth...


Jun 20, 2016, 09:30 ET Hold Their Feet to the Fire 2016: 50 presentadores de radio de todo el país transmitirán desde Washington, D.C., acerca de la política inmigratoria el 22 y 23 de junio

 Los días 22 y 23 de junio, presentadores de programas radiales de todo el país transmitirán desde el Phoenix Park Hotel, en...


Jun 20, 2016, 07:00 ET Anonymous Officially Announces a Worldwide Political Movement Called The Humanity Party (THumP)

The United States of America - Anons throughout the world united together to form a first-of-its-kind Anonymous Political Party named The Humanity...


Jun 17, 2016, 22:20 ET Saudi Foreign Minister: U.S.-Saudi Relationship is "Very Solid"

 Following a meeting today at the White House between Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and President Barack Obama, Saudi Foreign...


Jun 17, 2016, 17:05 ET IRLI Files Lawsuit on Behalf of American Workers Challenging Unlawful Guestworker Program

 Today, the Immigration Reform Law Institute (IRLI) filed in the U.S. District Court for D.C. a federal lawsuit challenging a U.S. Department...


Jun 16, 2016, 16:17 ET Polsinelli Adds Third Former U.S. Congressman to Public Policy Practice with Addition of John Shadegg

 Polsinelli added its third former U.S. Congressman to its national Public Policy Practice. John B. Shadegg joins the law firm's Phoenix and...


Jun 16, 2016, 16:08 ET American Legion supports unanimous Supreme Court ruling

American Legion National Commander Dale Barnett expressed support for a Supreme Court ruling today that sided with a lawsuit against the Department...


Jun 16, 2016, 14:25 ET ModCloth Hosts Capitol Hill Event to Lend Its Support to the Truth in Advertising Act

Lifestyle brand ModCloth hosted an event on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC today to raise awareness for the Truth in Advertising Act 2016, a bill...


Jun 16, 2016, 08:08 ET Retirement Clearinghouse Applauds Bipartisan Policy Center's Call for Improved Portability to Curb Cash-Out Leakage

 Retirement Clearinghouse, LLC welcomes the report issued by the Bipartisan Policy Center's Commission on Retirement Security and Personal...


Jun 15, 2016, 13:39 ET CCRKBA Opposed To Current Proposal About Guns And The No-Fly List

 Pending legislation that would prohibit people whose names are placed on a "no-fly" list from purchasing firearms would result in a "civil...


Jun 15, 2016, 10:25 ET New Book On Covert U.S. Operation To Capture the World's Smuggling Mastermind

 The issue of undocumented Mexicans sneaking across the U.S. border makes good fodder for politicians on the campaign trail. But the reality is...


Jun 15, 2016, 08:11 ET Abila Member Engagement Study Finds Disconnects Between Professional Member Organizations and the Members They Serve

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


Jun 14, 2016, 17:30 ET Vonage Applauds Court for Upholding FCC Open Internet Rules

 Vonage Chief Executive Officer, Alan Masarek, released the following statement in response to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C....


Jun 14, 2016, 15:47 ET Family Research Council Action Announces Coalition to Ensure Adoption of a Conservative Republican Party Platform

FRC Action, the legislative arm of Family Research Council, today announced the formation of a coalition designed to ensure the Republican Party's...


Jun 14, 2016, 15:15 ET AMA Praised for Action Leading to Study of Aid in Dying

Compassion & Choices praised the American Medical Association (AMA) for considering a resolution that will lead to a study of aid in dying as...


Jun 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Press Club Lauds Congressional Action on Transparency

 The National Press Club president congratulated Congress Tuesday for sending the president legislation aimed at making the federal government...


Jun 13, 2016, 22:32 ET Epidemia oculta de estudiantes sin hogar amenaza el futuro de más de un millón de jóvenes cada año

 Más de 1.3 millones de estudiantes de escuelas públicas fueron identificados como carentes de hogar en 2013-14, una cifra que ha...


Jun 13, 2016, 17:25 ET Nevada Takes First Step To Establish a National Consumer Protected Solution To Regulate Daily Fantasy Sports

In a unanimous vote, the Nevada Gaming Control Board approved the recommendation for licensure of Sanderina II, LLC d/b/a USFantasy to provide a...