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Feb 06, 2017, 06:00 ET Express Scripts Fights Back Against Irresponsible Drug Pricing; Holds U.S. Drug Spending Increase to 3.8 Percent in 2016

Express Scripts' (NASDAQ: ESRX) efforts to put medicine within reach for payers and patients effectively held the 2016 growth rate in prescription...


Feb 03, 2017, 16:16 ET CAIR Calls on GOP to Demand Dismissal of Trump Adviser Steve Bannon After Revelation of His Anti-Muslim Film Proposal

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


Feb 03, 2017, 13:16 ET Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association Comments on Delayed Implementation of DOL Fiduciary Rule

The Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association (ADISA), the nation's largest trade association representing the non-traded...


Feb 03, 2017, 11:56 ET Bloomberg Law Looks At IP Policy Under The Trump Administration At February 9 San Francisco Event

Bloomberg Law today announced that it is convening IP industry leaders to address critical intellectual property issues set to take center stage...


Feb 03, 2017, 10:00 ET David Vitter Joins Leading Global Strategy Firm Mercury

Mercury, a leading global, bipartisan public strategy firm, announced today the addition of David Vitter to its Washington, DC office. Vitter joins...


Feb 02, 2017, 18:03 ET AJC Urges President to Reconsider Plan to "Totally Destroy" Johnson Amendment

AJC urged President Trump to reconsider his proposal to "totally destroy" the Johnson Amendment, the longstanding bar to political activity by...


Feb 02, 2017, 16:50 ET Family Research Council Applauds Pres. Trump's Focus on Religious Freedom in Prayer Breakfast Speech

This morning, President Trump, in his remarks at the National Prayer Breakfast, said, "I will get rid of and totally destroy the Johnson Amendment...


Feb 02, 2017, 16:02 ET Main Street March for Human Rights

On Saturday, February 4, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. EST Americans will take to the streets to show support for refugees and immigrants around the world,...


Feb 02, 2017, 15:52 ET Review Of DEA Kratom Public Comments Shows Strong Support Among Vets, Doctors, Cops And Seniors For Coffee-Like Herb

When the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) asked for public comments late last year about its plan to impose what amounted to a ban on the...


Feb 02, 2017, 15:13 ET Outten & Golden LLP: Trump Immigration Ban Destabilizes Families, Workplaces

Amidst the chaos created by President Trump's executive-order immigration ban last weekend, several Outten & Golden LLP attorneys volunteered...


Feb 02, 2017, 14:33 ET Former Senior Aide to Senator Moynihan Launches Nonpartisan Website to Fact-Check Federal Spending, Taxes, Budget

The Washington DC based Federal Budget Group LLC today announced the launch of http://fedweb.com, a new website dedicated to providing...


Feb 02, 2017, 14:00 ET Abila Names Craig Charlton New CEO

Abila, the leading provider of software and services to associations, nonprofits, and government entities, announced today that it has appointed...


Feb 02, 2017, 13:44 ET Mailing Industry Offers Support for Postal Reform Act of 2017

The Coalition for a 21st Century Postal Service (C21) expressed its support for HR 756, the Postal Reform Act of 2017, introduced by a bipartisan...


Feb 02, 2017, 13:19 ET Obama Sued in "La La Land" for Allegedly Inciting Violence in Defiance of Trump's So Called "Muslim Ban"

Today, Larry Klayman, the founder of Judicial Watch and now Freedom Watch and a former Justice Department prosecutor filed suit against former...


Feb 02, 2017, 11:35 ET Objections to the Process and Serious Concerns about Nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch Are Raised by the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS)

An unprecedented lobbying-driven process to fill the vacancy left by Justice Antonin Scalia has sparked objections by the Association of American...


Feb 02, 2017, 08:46 ET Trump's Impact on Future Business in the United States

President Donald Trump's proposed policies will have significant implications for a range of industries and, indeed, the entire global economy....


Feb 02, 2017, 08:33 ET Aichi BMO International Suggests Trump Will Have to Indicate Economic Health of the United States

Unsurprisingly, newspaper headlines are still dominated by Donald J Trump's move into the White House and implementation plans for his new...


Feb 02, 2017, 07:00 ET Immigration Waivers-President Trump's Presidential Order Keeps Immigrants Off the Roads of America, according to Steven Riznyk

Steven Riznyk of MyImmigrationAttorney.com discusses how Presidential Order 13768 may affect immigrants and non-immigrants living in the United...


Feb 01, 2017, 21:24 ET Muslim Jewish Advisory Council Meets Members of Congress, Discusses Hate Crimes

The Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council held its second meeting today in Washington, D.C. Stanley Bergman, CEO of Henry Schein, and Farooq Kathwari,...


Feb 01, 2017, 18:31 ET Major Mailing Organization Backs House Oversight Committee's New Postal Reform Bill; Urges Immediate Passage

The American Catalog Mailers Association wholeheartedly endorses the just-released Postal Service Reform Act of 2017, a critical milestone toward...


Feb 01, 2017, 16:17 ET NRB Endorses Free Speech Fairness Act to Repeal 'Infamous' Johnson Amendment

National Religious Broadcasters today applauded the introduction of the Free Speech Fairness Act by Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) and Rep....


Feb 01, 2017, 14:18 ET The Pennsylvania State Troopers Association endorses Blair County Judge Wade Kagarise for Pennsylvania Superior Court

Judge Wade A. Kagarise (R-Hollidaysburg) is proud to announce that the Pennsylvania State Troopers Association (http://www.psta.org) members have...


Feb 01, 2017, 14:09 ET Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council Calls on Congress to Protect Citizens' Equal Rights and Equal Protection Under Law, Take Action to Reduce Hate Crimes

Ahead of its first formal meeting with Congress, the Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council today called on lawmakers to protect the Constitutional promise...


Feb 01, 2017, 14:03 ET Well Over 100 Businesses & Trade Associations Launch Americans for Affordable Products to Stop Border Adjustment Tax

Today, a collection of well over 100 businesses and trade associations that represent millions of American jobs announced a new coalition to...


Feb 01, 2017, 13:20 ET ProfNet Experts Available on ISIS, Immigration Reform, 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...