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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Oct 17, 2019, 15:59 ET Keeping IDentities Safe Congratulates the U.S. Department of Homeland Security for REAL ID Regulatory Notice

Keeping IDentities Safe, a Washington D.C. based non-profit, congratulates the U.S. Department of Homeland Security for the October 15, 2019...


Oct 14, 2019, 11:57 ET Democratic presidential candidate and entrepreneur Andrew Yang to discuss details of his Freedom Dividend proposal at National Press Club Headliners event Oct. 21

Democratic presidential candidate, author, and entrepreneur Andrew Yang will participate in a National Press Club Newsmaker event at 12:00 p.m.,...


Oct 09, 2019, 17:45 ET NICB Applauds Gov. Gavin Newsom and Assemblyman Randy Voepel

NICB commends California Governor Gavin Newsom for signing Assembly Bill 391, sponsored by Assemblyman Randy Voepel (71 – Santee). In 2018, nearly...


Oct 04, 2019, 12:48 ET President Trump Gives Patients More Options to Escape Government-Run Medicine, States the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS)

In stark contrast to Democrats who seek to push all Americans into socialized medicine, an Executive Order signed on October 3 by President Donald...


Oct 04, 2019, 09:34 ET CCHF Applauds POTUS Medicare Executive Order To Maximize Freedom for Patients and Providers

Citizens' Council for Health Freedom (CCHF) praises the President's recent Medicare Executive Order signed on Thursday, Oct. 03, in The Villages,...


Oct 03, 2019, 12:04 ET MAZON Rebukes Trump Administration's Third Sneak Attack on SNAP

In response to the third and most recent administrative attack this year on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), MAZON: A Jewish...


Oct 03, 2019, 07:58 ET NASA Astronaut Nick Hague, Crewmates Return Safely from International Space Station

NASA astronaut Nick Hague returned to Earth from the International Space Station on Thursday, alongside Soyuz commander Alexey Ovchinin of the...


Oct 01, 2019, 17:03 ET NAR Commends Administration for Pushing GSE Reform Conversations Forward

National Association of Realtors® President John Smaby commended the administration for taking steps to further Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac reform...


Oct 01, 2019, 16:48 ET UVI to Receive $28.6 Million from EDA to Support Efforts to Diversify & Strengthen Medical Sector in V.I

The U.S. Department's Economic Development Administration (EDA) announced on Sept. 30, that it is investing $28.6 million in the University of the...


Sep 26, 2019, 09:30 ET US Health Officials Urge Influenza and Pneumococcal Disease Vaccination

New data released today by the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) revealed that only 52 percent of US adults plan to get vaccinated...


Sep 26, 2019, 08:07 ET CBP Selects Citadel Defense Counter Drone Technology to Protect Southern Border

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency and Darley Defense awarded Citadel Defense a contract for over $1M to protect areas along the southern...


Sep 25, 2019, 15:30 ET P&G Named EPA 2019 Safer Choice Partner of the Year

Today, Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) announced it has been recognized as a 2019 Safer Choice Partner of the Year by the Environmental Protection Agency...


Sep 24, 2019, 16:58 ET eHealth Calls Projected Medicare Advantage Premium Reductions a "Big Win" for Beneficiaries Ahead of Medicare Annual Enrollment Period

Today Scott Flanders, the CEO of eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH) (eHealth.com) hailed projected 2020 premium reductions for Medicare Advantage plans as...


Sep 23, 2019, 10:00 ET SEMI, SUNY Poly Awarded $6 Million National Science Foundation Grant for Pilot Program to Grow Electronics Industry Talent Pipeline

SEMI, the global industry association representing the electronics manufacturing and design supply chain, and SUNY Polytechnic Institute today...


Sep 23, 2019, 06:00 ET Way to Win Launches its Plan to Win, a Roadmap for Winning Progressive Power at Every Level of Government

Way to Win—a new donor collaborative that seeks to upend politics as usual—today announced its Plan to Win, a data-driven national roadmap for donors ...


Sep 18, 2019, 13:23 ET CAIR, CAIR-Minnesota Call on Twitter to Suspend Trump's Account Over False '9/11' Smear of Rep. Ilhan Omar

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


Sep 18, 2019, 12:00 ET FAU Poll Finds Warren Cutting Into Biden's Lead in Florida, Where Trump Narrowly Leads in Matchups with Democrats

U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has doubled her support in Florida in the last four months to pull within 10 points of former U.S. Vice President Joe...


Sep 12, 2019, 10:14 ET British American Tobacco Supports Robust Product Quality Standards, USA Youth Access Prevention Measures And Stands Ready To Make PMTA Applications

Kingsley Wheaton, Chief Marketing Officer, British American Tobacco, said: "We welcome the USA's Food & Drug Administration (FDA) shining a spotlight ...


Sep 11, 2019, 18:39 ET President Trump's Plan to Remove Flavored E-Cigarettes Is Long-Overdue Step to Address Youth Crisis, but Must be Comprehensive and Immediate

President Trump's announcement that the government will remove flavored e-cigarettes from the market is a necessary and long-overdue step to address...


Sep 11, 2019, 15:09 ET Trump Administration Combating Epidemic of Youth E-Cigarette Use with Plan to Clear Market of Unauthorized, Non-Tobacco-Flavored E-Cigarette Products

Today, the Trump Administration announced that as part of its ongoing work to tackle the epidemic of youth e-cigarette use, the FDA intends to...


Sep 10, 2019, 12:15 ET Americans to Honor 9/11 Anniversary with Volunteer Service

On Wednesday, Americans across the country will volunteer in communities large and small to commemorate the September 11th National Day of Service...


Sep 04, 2019, 13:47 ET Google and YouTube Will Pay Record $170 Million for Alleged Violations of Children's Privacy Law

Google LLC and its subsidiary YouTube, LLC will pay a record $170 million to settle allegations by the Federal Trade Commission and the New York...


Sep 04, 2019, 12:30 ET ACLJ Files Lawsuit Against FBI Over FOIA Regarding Comey's Spies In The White House

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) today filed a federal lawsuit against the FBI after the agency failed to respond to Freedom of...


Aug 30, 2019, 13:43 ET Media Invited to 20th Anniversary Event for NASA's Chandra

NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center and the U.S. Space & Rocket Center are inviting media to a special discussion surrounding the 20th anniversary of ...


Aug 28, 2019, 13:33 ET North Carolina Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut on Space Station

Students in North Carolina will talk live this week with a NASA astronaut currently living and working aboard the International Space Station. The...