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Jun 05, 2020, 09:01 ET Why Politicians Don't Want Solutions

MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Soundbites have become the norm in American politics. They allow politicians to be vague, so they can never be held accountable. Phrases like "Tough on China," "Cut the federal deficit," and "Support the troops" are way too common in our political landscape. These "positions" are so broad that politicians don't have to take any responsibility when...

Jun 05, 2020, 08:50 ET Farmers Insurance® Awards Grant to Los Angeles Urban League to Help Empower Communities and Further Long-Term Sustainable Change

LOS ANGELES, June 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmers Insurance joins the nation in mourning the senseless deaths of George Floyd and countless other black Americans. As we continue to reel from the...

Jun 05, 2020, 08:45 ET Memorial Sloan Kettering - Hackensack Meridian Health Partnership Announces Funding for Inaugural Immunology Research Collaboration Projects

HACKENSACK, N.J. and NEW YORK, June 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the Memorial Sloan Kettering – Hackensack Meridian Health Partnership, the two organizations have formed an Immunology Research...

Jun 05, 2020, 08:00 ET Vistra Publishes Annual Sustainability Report Highlighting with Greater Transparency Its Continued Transformation to a Cleaner Company

IRVING, Texas, June 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vistra (NYSE: VST) published today its 2019 Annual Sustainability Report, which adopts for the first time the Sustainable Accounting Standards Board (SASB)...

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