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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...

Mar 11, 2015, 17:18 ET

World, U.S., & Local Stars Set For Winston-Salem USA Masters Track Indoor Championships March 20-22 At JDL Fast Track

World, U.S., and local masters track and field stars are coming to Winston-Salem for the USA Track & Field Indoor National Masters...

Mar 01, 2015, 17:54 ET

"Virginia Gun Bill Shootdown Shows Learned Little From Virginia Tech;" Robert Weiner And Hannah Coombs Article In Roanoke Times Today

 In an article in today's Roanoke Times, "VIRGINIA GUN BILL SHOOTDOWN SHOWS LEARNED LITTLE FROM VIRIGNIA TECH", Robert Weiner, the former...

Feb 25, 2015, 16:44 ET
Feb 18, 2015, 04:56 ET

"Congress Social Security 'Reform' Means Cuts," Say Robert Weiner, Ex-House Aging Comm. Chief Of Staff And Autumn Kelly, Policy Analyst, In Palm Beach Post Op-Ed

"Congress' Social Security 'reform' means cuts," say former Chief of Staff of the U.S. House Aging Committee and ex-White House spokesman, Robert...

Feb 04, 2015, 16:02 ET

Ferguson Grand Juror's And ACLU Lawsuits Should Be Supported, Say Ex-White House Spokesman Robert Weiner And Analysts: "No Free Rein To Prosecutors For Misinforming And Confusing Jurors"

 In an article in today's St. Louis Post-Dispatch today, "No free rein TO PROSECUTORS for misinforming and confusing jurors," Robert Weiner, a...

Feb 04, 2015, 08:46 ET

"Rand Paul's Mythology Of Republican Minority Votes" National Democratic Strategist Bob Weiner And Analyst Joseph Abay Say, Until Stop Cutting Programs And Suppressing Vote

 Senator Rand Paul's claim that Republicans can win significant numbers of African American votes in 2016 is "mythology," national Democratic...

Jan 20, 2015, 15:35 ET

House Constitution Readings Should Only Be a Beginning, "All Should Read It" Assert Ex-White House and Hill Sr Staff Robert Weiner & Analyst Autumn Kelly in The Hill

On January 9, House Members took turns reciting portions of the Constitution aloud and concluded the reading less than an hour and a half later. In...

Dec 19, 2014, 05:00 ET

Congressional Orientation Should Teach Bipartisan Accomplishments, Could Stop Gridlock, Say Ex-White House and Hill Sr Staff Robert Weiner & Analyst Autumn Kelly in Roll Call

 Currently, orientation for new Senators and Representatives teaches congressional rules and ethics, gives tours around Capitol Hill, takes...

Dec 10, 2014, 17:31 ET

Prosecute The Prosecutor: Bob Weiner And Joseph Abay Call For Prosecutors In Eric Garner And Michael Brown Cases To Be Charged For Misconduct In Staten Island, Ferguson Grand Juries; Article In Michigan Chronicle

Robert Weiner, former White House spokesman and spokesman for the House Government Operations Committee, and Policy Analyst Joseph Abay contend a...