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Jul 27, 2015, 16:35 ET

No More Untrue Reagan Myths In Upcoming Cleveland Presidential Debate, Urge Robert Weiner And Eric Alves In Cleveland Plain Dealer Oped; Candidates' Claims Untrue

With the first Republican Presidential debate set for August 6 in Cleveland, candidates wanting to claim the Party's nomination will again be...

Jul 19, 2015, 13:53 ET

USA National Masters Track Championships July 23-26 At Univ. of North Florida, Hodges Stadium, Jacksonville Include World Champions, Olympians, NFL Great, Local Stars Among 1000 Athletes 30-98

 More than 30 reigning world masters track and field champions who won gold at the last World Masters indoor or outdoor championships and at...

Jul 12, 2015, 23:29 ET

Robert Weiner And Chrisanthy Stotis Offer "An Agenda For America's Elderly," Assert That Monday's White House Conference On Aging "Must Respond To Half Of Americans Over 50 With Under $25,000 In Retirement Savings"

 Former White House spokesman Robert Weiner, who was Chief of Staff of the House Aging Committee under Florida icon and Chairman Claude Pepper,...

Jul 08, 2015, 08:58 ET

L.A. Mayor to Discuss Immigration Initiatives as Congress Remains Deadlocked, City's New $15 Minimum Wage, and Water Conservation at National Press Club Newsmakers News Conference Wed., July 15 10AM

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will discuss how local governments can address immigration reform while Congress remains deadlocked on the issue....

Jun 24, 2015, 20:38 ET

Irish Students And Irish-American Killed And Injured And Their Families Deserve Justice From Faulty Construction, Asserts Former American Trial Lawyers' President Mary Alexander, San Francisco Attorney

 "The Berkeley balcony Irish students killed and injured and their families deserve justice for faulty construction," asserted former...

Jun 19, 2015, 20:20 ET

"TIME TO BAN ROUGH RIDES: PUNISHMENT BEFORE GUILT MUST END" say Robert Weiner and Sylvienne Staines in The Baltimore Sun

"The federal, state, and local reports on police abuse reform present a host of actions needed, including training, body cameras and improved...

Jun 15, 2015, 17:41 ET

Jeb's Announcement Ignores Elephant In Room: Bush V Gore Recount Slow Walk, Says Democratic Strategist Robert Weiner;

 Jeb Bush's role in slow-walking the Bush v Gore recount is the "Elephant in the Room" for 2016, say national Democratic strategist and former...

Jun 04, 2015, 16:35 ET

Democratic Strategist Bob Weiner Responds To Hillary Clinton's Critics On Emails, Clinton Foundation, Benghazi, 2016 Campaign

Democratic strategist and former Clinton White House spokesman Bob Weiner was a guest on WDET Michigan Public Radio's "Redline" hosted by Michigan...

Jun 04, 2015, 16:11 ET

Worst Recent Supreme Court Decisions Can Be Reversed With One New Justice, Assert Former White House Spokesman Robert Weiner And Policy Analyst Autumn Kelly

"All it takes is one vote. We are not forever stuck with a Supreme Court that has ruled some of the worst decisions by 5-4 votes," say Robert...

May 18, 2015, 16:27 ET

Weiner Rebuts Forbes Attack On Weiner-Coombs Article, Asserts Fracking Will Disrupt Economy, Energy, Environment -- Would Forbes Author Want Fracking Next To His Home's Water Supply?

Former White House and Congressional senior aide Robert Weiner today rebutted an attack in Forbes Magazine on the article by Hannah Coombs and him,...

May 16, 2015, 15:43 ET

POTOMAC VALLEY TRACK CLUB NATIONAL TEAM TITLE OVER 86 TEAMS CELEBRATION SUN. NIGHT 5-8PM MAY 17 IN FAIRFAX: P.J.Skidoos Restaurant, 9908 Fairfax Blvd (Rt.50), Fairfax, VA 22030

 The celebration for Washington DC-based Potomac Valley Track Club (PVTC) winning the national team title over 86 clubs at the USA Track &...

May 06, 2015, 11:49 ET

Police Brutality's Ignored History & Statements From MLK and After Show No Excuse for Inaction Any Longer, Assert Former White House Spokesman Robert Weiner and Policy Analyst Autumn Kelly

"The dark culture of our criminal justice system is, and always has been, the real issue in overcoming police brutality," say Robert Weiner and...

May 05, 2015, 08:00 ET

4-Star Gen. & Former White House Drug Czar Barry McCaffrey, In Grand Rapids May 13-14 To Spotlight Salvation Army Of Kent County As National Model, Celebrate Veterans

 Four-Star General Barry McCaffrey (ret), former White House Drug Czar, will spotlight the Salvation Army of Kent County as a national model,...

May 04, 2015, 08:00 ET
Apr 24, 2015, 12:41 ET

"Military Contractors Belie Myth Of Leaving Iraq And Afghanistan" Fmr White House & Cong Spokesman Robert Weiner, policy Analyst Daniel Wallace Assert In Cleveland Plain Dealer

"Military Contractors Belie the Myth of the U.S. Leaving Afghanistan and Iraq," argue Robert Weiner and Daniel Wallace in an article they wrote in...

Apr 23, 2015, 07:30 ET

World Renowned Drake Relays Includes Women's Masters Invitational 800 Meters with Stars: Sat., April 25, 11:17AM, Des Moines

The world-renowned Drake Relays will include a Masters Invitational Women's 800m (Final), at Drake Stadium, 11:17 AM this Saturday, April...

Apr 16, 2015, 13:14 ET

"Jeb Bush's Elephant In The Room Is Role In Slow-Walking Bush V Gore Recount" Says Des Moines Register Article By National Democratic Strategist Robert Weiner and Policy Analyst Daniel Wallace

Jeb Bush's role in slow-walking the Bush v Gore recount is the "Elephant in the Room" for 2016, say national Democratic strategist...

Apr 12, 2015, 15:31 ET

"Fracking's Joy Ride Will End" ex-White House Spokesman Bob Weiner And Policy Analyst Hannah Coombs Say

 "We will be dancing to the joy of cheap oil prices until the wells are drilled dry" in as little as five years, write Robert Weiner and Hannah...

Mar 17, 2015, 18:35 ET
Mar 17, 2015, 18:08 ET

"Budget: Titanic Conflict Coming" National Democratic Strategist Robert Weiner And Policy Analyst Autumn Kelly Say Congressional Leadership Budget Puts Too Many At Risk

"4 trillion in tax dollars are at stake and there will be a titanic conflict over the budget," write Robert Weiner and Autumn Kelly in an article...