- U.S. Department of StateJun 17 09:44 AM
Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Heumann Travel to Ireland Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC June 17, 2016 Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith Heumann, along with Senator Tom Harkin, will open this year’s Disability Law Summer School at the National University Ireland, Galway. Over 140 participants from 40 countries are expected to ...
- The HillJun 29 10:36 AM
Bernie Sanders wants to chair the Health Committee next year if Democrats take over the Senate.There's one problem. Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.), a strong ally of Hillary Clinton, may not give up the position....
- SchoolBuyer'sOnlineJun 13 08:13 AM
probe by the General Accounting Office (GAO) will investigate the safety of billions of dollars worth of meat and poultry purchased annually for the federal government's school lunch program...
- The Fiscal Times via Yahoo! NewsJun 03 03:15 AM
In May 2012, ABC broke into its daytime coverage to show President Obama endorsing same-sex marriage, the culmination of years of activist work to take the idea from the radical fringe into the mainstream. “It’s time we finally made Social Security more generous,” said the president in Elkhart, Indiana, to applause, “and increased its benefits so that today’s retirees and future generations get...
- Louisiana WeeklyJun 15 05:20 PM
On June 18, 2009, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed a resolution apologizing for slavery and racial segregation in the U.S. and sent the measure to the House.
- Meat and Poultry OnlineJun 15 03:48 AM
The first annual Food Safety Summit and Expo closed Wednesday in Washington DC.
- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsJun 05 02:01 PM
The House of Commons overwhelmingly passed two readings of the bill last week before it was sent to a heritage committee and returned to the Commons for a third reading, according to USA Today. If the Commons and Senate approve the legislation, the anthem will likely be changed in the fall, reported the Ottawa Citizen. Following the readings, parliament members broke out in singing "O Canada ...
- Meat and Poultry OnlineJun 16 04:04 PM
The Food Safety Summit and Expo, being held next week in Washington DC, is designed for food processors, food service managers, scientists, and regulatory officials
- Bloomberg via Yahoo! FinanceJun 08 09:27 AM
The No. 2 Senate Democrat has a message for Bernie Sanders: the presidential candidate can get either a warm embrace or a cold shoulder when he returns to the Senate, depending on how quickly he backs ...
- The Christian Science MonitorJun 05 02:13 PM
The Canadian parliament is on track to changing its national anthem to be more gender neutral, a move that doesn't sit well with some Canucks.
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