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The latest news regarding all matters of policy and public interest. This section contains releases regarding issues of government, international relations and trade, politics, education, economics, law, welfare, advocacy, and charity concerns. Learn about recent policy decisions as well as important campaigns, strategies, and protests in all areas of public interest. Also included are poll results, statistical information and announcements, and legal news.
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Apr 21, 2021, 09:02 ET Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation® Shatters Quarterly Grant Donation Record Following Year of Uncertainty
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a year filled with worldwide strife – especially for first responders, frontline workers, and restaurants – Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation® set a new record for the most money ever awarded in a single quarter. The $2.5 million in grants are going to 118 nationwide public safety organizations and will be put toward the purchase...
Apr 20, 2021, 09:45 ET Kroger Celebrates Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Momentum in 2020
CINCINNATI, April 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced its new progress and results for Zero Hunger | Zero Waste, the company's bold plan to help create communities free...
Apr 19, 2021, 10:00 ET 7-Eleven Invites Northeastern Customers to Donate Shelf-Stable Goods to Food Banks in April
IRVING, Texas, April 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 7–Eleven, Inc., the premier name in convenience-retailing, will collect and donate non-perishable food items during the month of April for local...
Apr 16, 2021, 08:38 ET ERA Supporters Adopt a Strategic Pivot; It's Their Final Push to Make the Amendment a Reality
WASHINGTON, April 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Having successfully shepherded the Equal Rights Amendment through ratification by the remaining three states and approval of House Joint Resolution 17 by...
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17:19 ET Pharmacy Associations Applaud Introduction of Bill Expanding Medicare Patients' Access to Pharmacist Services
17:00 ET Perspecta Labs to develop and validate solution for low-cost, resilient, long-range radio communications on DARPA contract worth $18.5M
16:56 ET TriNet Webinar Series: Working in the New Normal - Part 2 Practical Solutions to Common Wage and Hour Issues in California
16:33 ET FDA grants accelerated approval for GSK's JEMPERLI (dostarlimab-gxly) for women with recurrent or advanced dMMR endometrial cancer
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Jan 26, 2021, 08:00 ET 50 Prominent Women Run Full Page Ad in The New York Times Calling on President Biden to Implement Marshall Plan for Moms in First 100 Days
NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Fifty women today signed a letter in the New York Times, led by Girls Who Code founder and CEO Reshma Saujani, calling on the Biden Administration to create a...
Jan 07, 2021, 15:00 ET U.S. Investment Sanctions on Chinese Military-Linked Companies (Executive Order 13959)
Dec 15, 2020, 08:38 ET QAnon Is Two Different People, Shows Machine Learning Analysis from OrphAnalytics
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