Federal Executive Branch & Agency Find up-to-date releases regarding the administrative activities of the federal executive branch of government. This category includes information about federal government agencies such as the Small Business Administration, the Import-Export bank, the IRS, the United States Census, various safety agencies and many more. Also included is news about education, environmental, budget, tax, economic and other policy developments and responses to policy decisions from community and industry activists.

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Nov 15, 2018, 13:14 ET FDA's Plans To Take Action On Menthol Cigarettes And Flavored Cigars Are Significant, But Moves On E-Cigarettes Fall Short To Stem Youth Epidemic

The FDA's announcement today of proposed steps to prevent youth use of flavored e-cigarettes, cigars and cigarettes shows that the agency is serious...


Nov 14, 2018, 15:00 ET The global automotive electronics market size is expected to reach USD 410.13 billion by 2025

Automotive Electronics Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Component (Electronic Control Unit, Sensors, Current Carrying Devices), By...


Nov 13, 2018, 10:00 ET Ball Aerospace Team Receives NASA Group Achievement Recognition

Ball Aerospace recently received a Group Achievement Award from NASA's Ames Research Center in California's Silicon Valley, recognizing the company...


Nov 08, 2018, 09:58 ET Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., and Janet Woodcock, M.D., director of the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, on approval of OTC Primatene Mist to treat mild asthma

One of our ongoing priorities is making sure consumers have access to the medicines that help keep them healthy. Part of this access includes the...


Nov 06, 2018, 13:46 ET NASA Leads Urban Air Mobility 'Grand Challenge' Discussion with Industry

NASA officials welcomed more than 400 participants with a stake in the future of Urban Air Mobility (UAM) to Seattle last week for a two-day...


Nov 01, 2018, 17:34 ET SBA and VA Join Forces to Advance Entrepreneurship Opportunities for Veterans; Launch Upcoming National Veterans Small Business Week

SBA Administrator Linda McMahon and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie today announced a new partnership dedicated to...


Nov 01, 2018, 10:00 ET TAS anuncia el lanzamiento de su página web sobre la reforma fiscal en español; su objetivo es ayudar a los contribuyentes ante la inminente temporada tributaria

TAS, el Servicio de Defensoría del Contribuyente (Taxpayer Advocate Service) anunció hoy el lanzamiento de Cambios en la Reforma de Impuestos, la...


Oct 30, 2018, 13:30 ET Democrats and Republicans Agree: Prioritize Jobs for People With Disabilities

October marks the 72nd celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). This year, people with disabilities and employers have...


Oct 30, 2018, 11:07 ET Taxpayer Advocate Service Announces Launch Of Tax Reform Website In Spanish; Focuses On Helping Taxpayers As Tax Season Approaches

The Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) today announced the launch of Cambios en la Reforma de Impuestos, the Spanish-language version of the Taxpayer...


Oct 29, 2018, 06:01 ET Survey: Trump-Driven Polarization Reflects Divergent Views of America's Future

Days before the 2018 midterm elections, a new survey from PRRI finds that partisans see two entirely different American futures. The survey shows...


Oct 26, 2018, 15:07 ET SBA Administrator McMahon's Statement on GDP Report for 3rd Quarter of 2018

Today, U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Linda E. McMahon issued the following statement after the Bureau of Economic Analysis...


Oct 26, 2018, 10:00 ET Announcing the HUD-Held Vacant Loan Sale 2019-1 ("HVLS 2019-1")

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development ("HUD") has announced the latest HUD-Held Vacant Loan Sale ("HVLS 2019-1"). On December 12th,...


Oct 25, 2018, 13:53 ET Wolters Kluwer Releases New Brief on Evolving Federal Labor and Employment Laws

Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. today announced the release of a new brief on the evolution of federal labor and employment laws addressing...


Oct 25, 2018, 11:14 ET Huntsville Girl Wins National Poster Contest, Trip to D.C.

Xeniya Crump, a 12-year-old resident of the Huntsville Housing Authority in Alabama, has been selected as the grand prize winner of the annual "What...


Oct 25, 2018, 11:09 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Public Briefing "Are Rights a Reality? Evaluating Federal Civil Rights Enforcement"

WHAT: On November 2, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will hold a public briefing to evaluate federal civil rights enforcement. Broadly, the...


Oct 22, 2018, 13:44 ET Organic Industry Watchdog, Cornucopia, Shuffles Leadership, Squares Off with Powerful Lobbyists

On the eve of the biannual meeting of the USDA's National Organic Standards Board (NOSB), in St. Paul, Minnesota, The Cornucopia Institute has...


Oct 22, 2018, 13:23 ET CAIR Condemns Trump's Racist, Islamophobic 'Dog Whistle' on Migrant Caravan

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned Donald Trump's...


Oct 22, 2018, 07:11 ET SBA Offers Training on International Best Practices For Small Business Ecosystems

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and co-host International Council for Small Business (ICSB) are offering training for policy makers,...


Oct 16, 2018, 09:57 ET Federal agency study evaluates progress eliminating subminimum wage employment for people with disabilities

The National Council on Disability – an independent federal agency – today released its latest report on trends regarding American workers with...


Oct 15, 2018, 15:31 ET Lo que usted debe saber sobre el Seguro Social

Todas las semanas a través de las redes sociales (Facebook y Twitter) y el centro de llamadas recibimos sus preguntas y consultas sobre los...


Oct 15, 2018, 15:15 ET SBA Small Business Lending Momentum Continues in FY18

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced FY18 lending numbers showing that it guaranteed over $30 billion to small businesses that otherwise...


Oct 12, 2018, 14:21 ET NASA Awards Contract for Force and Strain Measurement Capabilities

NASA has awarded contracts to two companies to provide force and strain measurement capabilities for programs and projects at NASA's Langley Research ...


Oct 05, 2018, 17:09 ET Herrera wins ruling that San Francisco's sanctuary policies comply with federal law

City Attorney Dennis Herrera released the following statement in response to today's ruling by the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of...


Oct 05, 2018, 14:49 ET SBA Administrator McMahon Statement on September 2018 Jobs Report Economic Growth Fuels by the President's Strong Policies

Today, U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Linda E. McMahon released the following statement in response to the U.S. Labor Department's...


Oct 05, 2018, 13:48 ET NASA Television to Air Launch of NASA Astronaut on First Space Mission

Astronaut Nick Hague, who joined NASA's astronaut corps in 2013, is preparing to launch Thursday, Oct. 11, on his first space mission – a six-month...