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14:08 ET Planned Parenthood NYC Votes PAC Raises $225,000 to Strengthen Sexual & Reproductive Health Care in New York

Planned Parenthood NYC Votes PAC (PPNYC Votes PAC) is building momentum ahead of the 2020 election cycle. On Monday, October 21st, PPNYC Votes PAC...


09:00 ET VIDEO: Actor Michael Douglas Urges NYC Voters to Support Ranked Choice Voting on November 5th

Oscar award-winning actor and producer Michael Douglas is urging New Yorkers to vote #Yeson1 on the general election ballot on November 5th to...


Oct 22, 2019, 23:02 ET IBC Files Motion for Preliminary Injunction Against Ucore in United States Federal Court

IBC Advanced Technologies, Inc. ("IBC") announces that it has filed a Motion for Preliminary Injunction (the "Injunction Motion") against Ucore Rare...


Oct 22, 2019, 12:44 ET DTE customers to save nearly $626 million through energy efficiency programs, play key role in DTE's state-leading clean energy commitment

Customers of DTE Energy, Michigan's largest provider of energy efficiency savings, will cumulatively save $626 million on their energy bills over a...


Oct 22, 2019, 03:00 ET Blumberg Announces Lease Updates for NY Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act of 2019

In the long history of New York landlord-tenant relations, the government has rarely cast such an extensive reversal of course in housing policy as...


Oct 17, 2019, 15:48 ET California Passes Dental Law Regarding Self-Applied Orthodontic Treatments

On October 13, 2019, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill 1519 into law, granting the California Dental Board continued authority to ...


Oct 17, 2019, 13:27 ET Cannabis and Compassionate Capitalism: Introducing CitizenGrown, "By the People, for the People"

What do $2.7 million, Wu Tang Clan and automation technology all have in common? They are all a part of CitizenGrown, an SF-based cannabis company...


Oct 17, 2019, 11:36 ET Statement of Donald C. Fry, President and CEO, Greater Baltimore Committee, on the Passing of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings

"The Greater Baltimore Committee's Board of Directors and I are deeply saddened by the passing of Congressman Cummings. I had the great pleasure and...


Oct 17, 2019, 11:28 ET IEEE-USA Supports the RELIEF Act to Clear Immigration Backlog

Yesterday, U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) introduced legislation that addresses one of the most serious problems in our ...


Oct 16, 2019, 11:53 ET Greater buying power amid historically low rates bolsters September home sales, C.A.R. reports

Amid the most favorable mortgage interest rates in nearly three years, California's housing market recorded a third consecutive year-over-year sales...


Oct 16, 2019, 11:28 ET Aerial Surveillance Technology Strongly Supported by Greater Baltimore Committee's Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the Greater Baltimore Committee (GBC) has indicated its strong support for the use of innovative aerial surveillance...


Oct 16, 2019, 08:00 ET City of Spokane Modernizes 311 Operations partnering with Incapsulate

Today Incapsulate announces that City of Spokane, Washington is the latest city to modernize its 311 operations using Incapsulate's 311 Capsule, a...


Oct 15, 2019, 11:31 ET Edenred Commuter Benefit Solutions Provides The Services Needed To Comply With The Commuter Law In Washington, D.C.

Edenred Commuter Benefit Solutions offers the programs and support to ensure that Washington, D.C. businesses are in compliance with the city's...


Oct 15, 2019, 08:59 ET Concerned Wisconsin Dentists Circulate Petition to the State's Dentistry Examining Board

An informal group of Wisconsin dentists is petitioning the Wisconsin Dentistry Examining Board to carefully consider a proposal that would raise the...


Oct 14, 2019, 08:36 ET Georgia Health Care Task Force Looks at Saving More Than a Billion Dollars

Strongside Solutions, a Georgia-based healthcare cost management consulting firm, was honored to present to Lt. Geoff Governor Duncan's Task Force on ...


Oct 11, 2019, 10:30 ET Rep. McBath Meets with AARP Georgia to Discuss Lowering Prescription Drug Prices

On Wednesday, Oct. 9, Rep. Lucy McBath (GA-06) hosted a conversation with AARP Georgia members and volunteers in Georgia's Sixth Congressional...


Oct 09, 2019, 10:07 ET 19-year-Old Entrepreneur, Jesse Kay, Awarded "Humanitarian of the Year" From the Office of Nassau County Legislator, Josh Lafazan

Jesse Kay, the 19-year-old founder of Vyber Media and the Trendsetters Podcast, has been selected by Nassau County Legislator Josh Lafazan's Office...


Oct 08, 2019, 14:24 ET Governor Signs Bipartisan Bill To Extend Funding For Emergency Air Medical Services

Governor Gavin Newsom has signed legislation that ensures Californians are not left without emergency air medical services when a state funding...


Oct 01, 2019, 10:45 ET Michigan lawmakers applauded for funding program supporting state farmers, families

Fair Food Network applauded Michigan lawmakers for their bipartisan support for a homegrown program supporting farmers and families. The House and...


Sep 30, 2019, 21:04 ET California Early Learning Groups Celebrate AB 378 Signing as Big Victory for Family ChildCare Providers, Children and Families

First 5 LA and Early Edge California praised family childcare providers in California for their long-fought victory for collective bargaining rights...


Sep 27, 2019, 09:00 ET "Mental Health for US" Hosts Rally in Des Moines, Iowa to Organize Advocates Ahead of the 2020 Caucuses

Mental Health for US, a nonpartisan educational initiative dedicated to elevating mental health and addiction in national and state policy...


Sep 26, 2019, 16:23 ET 34 Top Texas Leaders Join Texas 2036 Board Of Directors

Nearly three dozen of Texas' most distinguished business and civic leaders have joined the board of Texas 2036, a non-partisan, nonprofit...


Sep 26, 2019, 09:00 ET C.A.R. releases its 2020 California Housing Market Forecast

Low mortgage interest rates will support California's housing market in 2020 but economic uncertainty and affordability issues will mute sales...


Sep 23, 2019, 20:55 ET Christie Institute for Public Policy Announces Inaugural Lecture with Governor Christie & Governor Cuomo at Seton Hall on September 26

The Christie Institute for Public Policy (CIPP) will host its inaugural lecture series event at 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 26 at Seton Hall...


Sep 20, 2019, 10:00 ET September Recognized As PACE Month In California

The National PACE Association (NPA) has designated September as PACE Month, an opportunity to celebrate the work of Programs of All-inclusive Care...