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10:36 ET AFGE Endorses Pam Iovino for Pennsylvania State Senate

WASHINGTON, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the American Federation of Government Employees announced its endorsement of Pam Iovino for election this April to the Pennsylvania State Senate representing the 37th District. "As a native Pennsylvanian and lifetime public servant, Pam knows exactly what her constituents in Southwestern Pennsylvania need," said AFGE District 3 National Vice...

09:00 ET CommonSpirit Health and United Way Worldwide Partner to Address Root Causes of Illness

ALEXANDRIA, Va. and CHICAGO, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- CommonSpirit Health and United Way Worldwide are creating a new partnership to improve the health and quality of life for communities and...

07:15 ET Seek Thermal Supplies the Entire Los Angeles Fire Department with Lifesaving Thermal Imaging Cameras

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In partnership with the Los Angeles Fire Department, Seek Thermal today announces it will supply fire & rescue personnel with thermal imaging...

08:04 ET Amid Talk of Cuts, Funding for Education Continues to Grow

STAMFORD, Conn., March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- President Donald Trump in March proposed a budget for fiscal year 2020 that would cut 29 Department of Education programs and reduce discretionary...

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Feb 26, 2019, 08:45 ET New Poll: Majority of Americans Want Congress to Pass USMCA

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- American voters support Congress passing the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement by a nearly four-to-one margin, according to a poll released today by the...

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