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Feb 15, 2017, 16:00 ET Most Neglected Constituency in Immigration Reform: Are US Citizens The Key?

"This bipartisan bill is a sign of hope," said Kim Anderson, President of American Families United, endorsing H.R. 1036 as it was introduced...


Feb 15, 2017, 15:42 ET CCRKBA Lauds Senate Vote To Protect 2A Rights Of Soc.-Sec. Recipients

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today congratulated the U.S. Senate for its 57-43 vote to block an Obama administration...


Feb 15, 2017, 13:56 ET Wolters Kluwer's Blue Chip Economic Indicators Panelists Anticipate Comprehensive Tax Reform Legislation in 2017

The February issue of Wolters Kluwer's Blue Chip Economic Indicators suggests that Congress is likely to pass – and President Trump is likely to...


Feb 15, 2017, 10:30 ET Motor Vehicle Deaths in 2016 Estimated to be Highest in Nine Years; Sharpest Two-Year Climb in 53 Years

For the first time in nearly a decade, preliminary 2016 data from the National Safety Council estimates that as many as 40,000 people died in motor...


Feb 14, 2017, 14:16 ET Nursing Organizations Urge President Trump, Congress to Make High-Quality, Affordable Health Care Access a Top Reform Priority

America's leading nursing organizations and the over 3.5 million nurses they represent, today called on the Trump Administration and Congress to...


Feb 14, 2017, 12:36 ET Texas and North Carolina Lt. Governors Join Tony Perkins to Discuss Privacy and Religious Freedom Protections

On Wednesday, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins will host a special program with Texas Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, North Carolina Lt....


Feb 14, 2017, 00:21 ET CAIR Welcomes Resignation of Islamophobic Trump Adviser Michael Flynn

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


Feb 13, 2017, 13:39 ET Family Research Council Welcomes Trump Administration's Step toward Reversing Edict Violating Parental Rights and Student Privacy

Family Research Council commended the Trump administration's decision to end the federal government's court battle to overturn a nationwide...


Feb 13, 2017, 12:47 ET Senate Bill 123 Seeks To Strengthen Patient Choice In Georgia

Sen. Hunter Hill (R-Atlanta) last week introduced Senate Bill 123, legislation that would strengthen patient choice and access in Georgia. SB123...


Feb 13, 2017, 11:15 ET Citizens For A Pro-Business Delaware Thanks Committee Of The Delaware Bar Association For Meeting About Amending Delaware Law and TransPerfect Case

Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware (CPBD), the advocacy group supporting TransPerfect employees and Delaware's incorporation-driven economy,...


Feb 13, 2017, 10:27 ET Engineering Cost Analysis Reveals That President Trump's Border Wall To Cost $8bn-40bn

The recently-signed executive order that calls for the construction of a wall along the U.S. southern border to prevent illegal immigration and...


Feb 13, 2017, 10:00 ET American Citizens Abroad, Inc. (ACA) announces changes to approach to Residency-based taxation for Americans overseas

Today ACA announced changes to its baseline approach to transitioning from citizenship-based taxation of Americans abroad to residency-based...


Feb 13, 2017, 09:58 ET How to Fix President Trump's "Travel Ban" Executive Order; a 9/11 Commission Counsel's Perspective

Former 9/11 Commission border counsel and Special Counsel to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, Janice Kephart of Identity Strategy Partners,...


Feb 13, 2017, 09:00 ET CompTIA Finalizes Agenda for 2017 D.C. Fly-In and Tech Policy Summit

More than 180 technology executives and business owners from across the country are expected Feb. 14-15 for the 2017 CompTIA DC Fly-In organized by...


Feb 13, 2017, 08:00 ET COA Applauds Confirmation Of Dr. Tom Price As HHS Secretary

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Community Oncology Alliance (COA), I want to express our support for Dr. Tom Price as Secretary of...


Feb 10, 2017, 14:50 ET SWAPA Op-Ed: Why NAI Isn't Good for the U.S. Aviation Industry

The pilots of the Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association (SWAPA) aren't afraid of competition. Our airline has spent its existence competing...


Feb 10, 2017, 11:00 ET Q1 Survey: Optimism Among Commercial Real Estate Executives Leads to Increase in Economic Sentiment Index

Commercial real estate industry executives are optimistic about Q1 market conditions while taking a "wait and see" approach to new Administration...


Feb 09, 2017, 13:39 ET Verity Voting Solution Priced Right For Michigan

Hart's Verity Voting system – the only all-new system approved by the State of Michigan – is now 100 percent covered under the state's voting...


Feb 09, 2017, 08:24 ET Abila Closes 2016 Strong, Adding 71 New Association and Nonprofit Clients

Abila, the leading provider of software and services to associations, nonprofits, and government entities, closed out the fourth quarter of 2016...


Feb 09, 2017, 08:05 ET Deloitte Mid-Market Report: US Companies Show Dramatic Shift in Business Confidence for 2017

Following years of sluggish economic recovery, business leaders believe 2017 stands to usher in a long-awaited acceleration in growth. According to...


Feb 08, 2017, 19:55 ET Jeff Sessions Unparalleled Choice for Attorney General, Says FAIR

The following statement was released by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) congratulating Senator Jeff...


Feb 08, 2017, 16:33 ET Community Oncology Alliance State of Community Oncology and 2017 Priorities

Today, the Community Oncology Alliance (COA) hosted a "State of the Union" briefing on the state of community oncology at the National Press Club...


Feb 08, 2017, 15:46 ET Advocate Group, Empowering Victims, on Betsy DeVos and How to Fix Title IX

Empowering Victims, a nonprofit with free smartphone apps to help victims of sexual assault, bullying and domestic violence, submitted a set of...


Feb 08, 2017, 12:49 ET ProfNet Experts Available on Supreme Court, Executive Orders, More

Below are experts from the ProfNet network who are available to discuss timely issues in your coverage area. You can also submit a query to the...


Feb 08, 2017, 12:00 ET EEI to Wall Street: Delivering America's Energy Future

Edison Electric Institute (EEI) President Tom Kuhn and three other EEI officers – David Owens, Phil Moeller, and Richard McMahon – today briefed...