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Marijuana Legalization: Myths And Politics Debunked By Former White House Drug Spokesman Robert Weiner As Referenda Approach Election Day

 Robert Weiner, former White House Drug Policy spokesman for six years and spokesman for the Housed Narcotics Committee as well, also former...

Oct 17, 2014, 14:12 ET
Oct 17, 2014, 07:00 ET

Drugged World Series Stars? Ask Former White House Drug Spokesman Bob Weiner & Sports Policy Analyst Florian Prommer; Seek Drug Tests For All World Series Players

Former White House National Drug Policy spokesman Robert Weiner, who helped to create WADA and USADA, and Florian Prommer, Robert Weiner...

Oct 14, 2014, 16:21 ET

Democratic Strategist Robert Weiner: "The Silence Is Deafening" With No National Democratic Ads On Success On Unemployment, Jobs, Economy

 National Democratic strategist Robert Weiner, who was a Clinton White House spokesman and senior staff for Congressmen Conyers, Rangel,...

Oct 10, 2014, 07:00 ET

Drones Reduce Number Of American Troops, Former Clinton White House Spokesman Robert Weiner & Defense Analyst Tom Sherman Say Liberals And Conservatives Should Both Advocate Them

Drones reduce the number of American soldiers that need to be sent into combat zones, save the lives of American troops, reduce unwarranted...

Oct 05, 2014, 15:30 ET

Former White House Spokesman Bob Weiner & Economic Analyst Evan Baumel Set Record Straight On Health Law "Myths" That Harm Florida, Nation

 Former chief of staff of the House Committee on Aging and Subcommittee on Health under Rep. Claude Pepper (D-FL) and former White House...

Sep 21, 2014, 17:01 ET

Democratic Strategist/Former White House And Congress Spokesman Bob Weiner And Policy Analyst Evan Baumel Provide 10-Point Plan To Prevent "Wave Election" Against Dems; Article In Michigan Chronicle

 National Democratic Strategist and former White House spokesman Bob Weiner, along with Evan Baumel, Robert Weiner Associates' Senior Policy...

Sep 16, 2014, 22:11 ET

Federal Cancer Research Funding Crisis Threatens Nation's Mortality Rate, Assert Top Cancer Researcher Patricia Berg, Ex-White House Spokesman Robert Weiner & Policy Analyst Tom Sherman

George Washington University cancer researcher Dr. Patricia Berg, former White House Drug Policy Spokesman and House Aging Committee Director...

Aug 17, 2014, 16:38 ET

Former White House And Congress Spokesman Bob Weiner Reveals How Conyers Pulled Off Another Landslide: Full Employment Message And Hundreds Of Volunteers Lead To 74-26 Rout Of Opponent; Article In Michigan Chronicle

National Democratic Strategist and former White House spokesman Bob Weiner gave a first hand report on how Congressman John Conyers pulled off a...

Jul 09, 2014, 21:04 ET

Nation Must Look At North Carolina's "Moral Mondays" To Fight Right Wing Surges, Say Robert Weiner And Bridget Mora In Michigan Chronicle

 The nation must look at North Carolina's "Moral Mondays" to fight right wing legislative surges that have overridden moderate constituencies...

Jul 09, 2014, 11:58 ET
Jun 03, 2014, 16:59 ET

Ballot Problems Over, Conyers' Legacy Continues With Push For Jobs Says Bob Weiner, Former White House And Conyers Spokesman; Column In Michigan Chronicle

"Congressman John Conyers has a storied legacy that was threatened by the campaign staff's signature problems.  He has now overcome that...

May 27, 2014, 08:00 ET

Fmr Drug Czar 4-Star Gen. Barry McCaffrey & CEO Jerry Rhodes Of CRC Health Group, Country's Largest Treatment Provider, To Open West Coast Symposium On Addiction, 7-9 PM Thursday, May 29, La Quinta Resort

 The nation's former Drug Czar, Four-Star General Barry McCaffrey, and CEO Jerry Rhodes of CRC Health Group, the country's largest treatment...

May 22, 2014, 11:49 ET
May 19, 2014, 08:04 ET

Former Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell at National Press Club Newsmaker Tuesday, May 20, 10AM

 Former Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell, who also served as U.S. Northern Ireland and Middle East Special Envoy, will address ongoing...

Apr 18, 2014, 03:09 ET

Mary Alexander Team Wins SF Trial Lawyer Of The Year For $1.15 Billion Verdict On Lead Paint By World's Largest Paint Companies Affecting Children Including Sherwin-Williams

 Mary Alexander, San Francisco victims' rights attorney, co-lead counsel of a case that has won a $1.15 billion verdict against the world's...

Apr 04, 2014, 12:36 ET

Court Issues Final Amended Judgment On Lead Paint Affecting Children, Denying New Trial, Ordering $1.15 Billion Against Top Companies Including Sherwin-Williams, Co-Lead Counsel Mary Alexander Of San Francisco Announces

Mary Alexander, San Francisco victims' rights attorney, announced that a state Judge in Santa Clara County, California, has issued a final amended...

Mar 31, 2014, 16:59 ET

Dem. Congressional Campaign Chair Steve Israel To Update State Of Play In 2014 Congress Races At National Press Club Newsmaker 10AM Wed. April 2

A National Press Club Newsmaker in a continuing series on the 2014 elections will provide a congressional campaign update, with Democratic...

Mar 14, 2014, 20:13 ET

Update: 3-Time Olympian Ed Burke Sets World Record in Special Night Session at USA Masters Track

 UPDATE: Three-time Olympian *Ed Burke*, the US flagbearer at the 1984 Olympics, broke the world record for men 70-74 three times in the...