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Nov 22, 2017, 15:46 ET NATSO, NACS and SIGMA Commend Environmental Protection Agency for Rejecting Petition to Alter Compliance Responsibility Under the RFS

NATSO, the national association representing truckstops and travel plazas, along with the Society of Independent Gasoline Marketers of America...


Nov 22, 2017, 15:29 ET This Year, I know What I'm Thankful For: The EPA

The following is an original op-ed by AFGE National President J. David Cox Sr.: Earlier this year I had the honor of traveling to Taiwan with a...


Nov 22, 2017, 14:42 ET What Tax Reform Means for Pennsylvania Homeowners

The following is a statement from Kathleen McQuilkin, President of the Pennsylvania Association of Realtors®: Tax reform proposals swirling around...


Nov 22, 2017, 13:23 ET Dream Act Advocacy Brings Bitwise CEO to Capitol Hill

Bitwise Industries, the mothership of technological education, collaboration and innovation in Fresno, California, is taking a stand in regard to...


Nov 21, 2017, 12:00 ET Initiative to Partition California Begins Ballot Process

On Friday, November 17, Three State CA, an initiative that would partition California into three states, began the process of getting the measure...


Nov 21, 2017, 06:12 ET Proyecto de ley impositiva del Senado entrega $642 millones de regalo a Boston Beer y amigos

SAN FRANCISCO, 21 de noviembre de 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Alcohol Justice alerta sobre el texto en S. 236 / H.R. 747, la Ley de...


Nov 20, 2017, 19:43 ET Senate Tax Bill Delivers $642 Million Turkey For Boston Beer And Friends

Alcohol Justice is raising a red flag over language from S. 236 / H.R. 747—the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act of 2017— inserted...


Nov 20, 2017, 10:12 ET ENA Applauds the Signing of Legislation Allowing EMS Personnel to Continue Administering Life-Saving Medication

The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) applauds Congress for passing, and President Trump for signing into law, the Protecting Patient Access to...


Nov 17, 2017, 17:33 ET ACLA to CMS: Overall Finalized Rates Still Fundamentally Flawed, Agency Must Halt Implementation

The American Clinical Laboratory Association (ACLA) stepped up its call to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to delay its...


Nov 17, 2017, 13:34 ET Over 100 Organizations Urge President Trump and Congress to Defend American Medical Innovation in Trade Deals

Today, more than 100 research and patient organizations signed a letter to President Trump and Congress urging them to support policies that foster...


Nov 17, 2017, 00:45 ET Video Immigration Brief: Temporary Protected Status

The Trump Administration has announced the end of Temporary Protected Status for illegal immigrant Nicaraguans, originally granted in 1999, and...


Nov 16, 2017, 17:53 ET AARP Responds to House's Passage of Tax Bill, Urges Changes to Senate Version

Today AARP Executive Vice President and Chief Advocacy & Engagement Officer Nancy LeaMond released the following statement in response...


Nov 16, 2017, 17:52 ET ATA Commends House For Passing Tax Reform To Help "Get the Economy Moving Ahead at Full Speed"

The American Trucking Associations issued the following statement today, commending the U.S. House of Representatives' passage of the "Tax Cuts and...


Nov 16, 2017, 13:59 ET Legal System, Gun Law Failures Allowed Rancho Tehama Rampage, Says CCRKBA

The horrible truth emerging in the aftermath of the Rancho Tehama Reserve rampage is that California's legal system and restrictive gun control...


Nov 16, 2017, 08:00 ET Trump Voters and Clinton Voters Differ Dramatically in Health Care Policy Tradeoffs and Priorities, Survey Finds

The results of a comprehensive national poll released today provide insights into how Trump voters, Clinton voters and non-voters view health care...


Nov 15, 2017, 18:44 ET National Healthcare Access Coalition Launches 17 City National Black Healthcare Access Tour

A national healthcare coalition comprised of fifteen (15) national organizations and networks launches a 17 city Demand Access: Black Healthcare...


Nov 15, 2017, 17:35 ET AARP Response to Tax Bill Amendment to Eliminate Health Coverage Requirement

Today AARP Executive Vice President and Chief Advocacy & Engagement Officer Nancy LeaMond released the following statement in response to the...


Nov 15, 2017, 14:44 ET Kentucky Business Leaders Urge Congress to Immediately Delay the Health Insurance Tax

State and local business leaders called on Congress to delay the Health Insurance Tax, or HIT, at a roundtable meeting today in Jeffersontown. The...


Nov 15, 2017, 12:50 ET Rob Arnold, Threat Sketch CEO, Chosen to Testify in Front of Congress on Behalf of Small Businesses

On November 15, Rob Arnold, CEO of Threat Sketch, testified in front of the House of Congress Small Business Committee at the hearing entitled,...


Nov 15, 2017, 11:34 ET The Pet Food Institute Launches New Web Resource to Make Canine Nutrition Simple

The Pet Food Institute (PFI), whose members make 98 percent of all U.S. pet food and treat products, recently launched a new series of interactive...


Nov 15, 2017, 09:00 ET CED Launches "Advancing Women in Corporate Leadership"

Tomorrow, November 15, the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) will launch "Advancing Women in Corporate Leadership."...


Nov 15, 2017, 08:30 ET Investing in Young Children: A Call to Action for Business Leaders

Tomorrow, November 15, the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) will call on business leaders to invest in state and...


Nov 14, 2017, 17:46 ET House Passage of Flood Bill Critical Step toward Reauthorization, Reform

With less than a month left before the National Flood Insurance Program expires, the National Association of Realtors® is applauding the House of...


Nov 14, 2017, 14:00 ET West Health Announces Major Summit On High Cost Of Healthcare

To better address the rising cost of healthcare in America, West Health, a family of nonprofit organizations dedicated to enabling seniors to...


Nov 14, 2017, 11:00 ET N.J. Marijuana Retailers Association: Advocacy, Integrity and Growth

In anticipation of the state of New Jersey legalizing marijuana for recreational use, a statewide group is establishing an organization of...