Government Press Releases

Support the Blue Now Launches Funding Campaign with a Mission to Restore the Respect to Police Officers

During the National Law Enforcement week and the weeks following, Support the Blue Now plans to offer a tangible opportunity for all Americans to show their support for the police officers in their communities and across the country. By donating to this campaign, the backers will provide the support required to fight the strong negative perception police officers are experiencing so heavily today.

Creator of Cues for Conservatives Launches IndieGoGo Campaign to Raise Funds

John Paul, author of Cues For Conservatives, believes that today's political climate is ripe for a resurgence of conservative values.  Now, Paul has launched an IndieGoGo campaign to raise funds for the publication and promotion of his book as well as to raise awareness of the conservative movement in America.

Law & Order Generation: The Injustice of Indifference

LogoWe're all familiar with the popular television series. An entire generation of Americans has sat transfixed as, night after night, a dedicated team of police officers and prosecuting attorneys chase down a never-ending chain of child molesters, murderers and rapists. They are the perennial good guys, continually frustrated by the manipulations of clever defense attorneys who avail themselves of dirty tricks and legal loop-holes and the bad guys get away.

Law & Order Generation: The Injustice of Indifference

LogoWe're all familiar with the popular television series. An entire generation of Americans has sat transfixed as, night after night, a dedicated team of police officers and prosecuting attorneys chase down a never-ending chain of child molesters, murderers and rapists. They are the perennial good guys, continually frustrated by the manipulations of clever defense attorneys who avail themselves of dirty tricks and legal loop-holes and the bad guys get away.

Congresswoman Karen Bass and Congressman Tom Marino Give an Exclusive Interview on Foster Youth Shadow Program Event on Spotlight on Capitol Hill

LogoAdvocacy group, A Just Cause, announces this Thursday's, May 19, 2016 segment of AJC Radio's, "Spotlight on Capitol Hill" will shine the spotlight on key Foster Care Initiatives and accomplishments of Congress, spearheaded by Congresswoman Karen Bass of California, along with her co-chairs, Congressman Tom Marino of Pennsylvania, Congresswoman Diane Black of Tennessee, Congressman Trent Franks of Arizona, Congressman Jim Langevin of Rhode Island and Congressman Jim McDermott of Washington. (www.AJCRadio.com, 8-10 PM ET).

New Jersey Based MetaOption LLC, Launches "MetaCaseDesk", a Ticketing & Case Management Software Solution for Businesses Using Microsoft SharePoint

LogoMetaOption, LLC ("MetaOption") is proud to announce the launch of MetaCaseDesk. MetaCaseDesk is a new, innovative IT helpdesk system, ticketing tool, and case management system for businesses running Microsoft SharePoint 2013 and 2010.

Colorado Defendants Deserve the Same Justice Given to a U.S. Senator

On April 19, 2012, Congressmen Jim Sensenbrenner, John Conyers, Bobby Scott and other members of the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security on the Judiciary House of Representatives held a hearing on the wrongful-conviction of U.S. Senator Ted Stevens. Sensenbrenner pointed out in the hearing that prosecutors "won their case through willfully failing to disclose" discovery evidence favorable to Senator Stevens and making misrepresentations to the judge and defense counsel. "If [prosecutors] had complied with their ethical and legal obligations, the jury might not have convicted Senator Stevens," said Sensenbrenner.

Fugitive Joey Dinucci Arrested While Making Way to Alaska

A fugitive accused of attacking a local merchant with a concrete cinderblock and sledgehammer, in downtown North Las Vegas earlier this month is in jail, captured on his way to an uncle (Caesar Dinucci) living in Alaska. (archived from 2015)

Government Dishes out £50million to Repair UK Potholes

Over the next twelve months around 943,000 pot holes are set to be repaired after the Government announced a £50million funding budget that is to be shared amongst over 100 councils in the UK. This funding makes up a fifth on the Pothole Action Fund which is £250million for 2016 and if things go to plan by the end of 2021 more than 4 million potholes should be fixed.

Vigilant Personal Protection Systems Enters Video Surveillance Industry with 20 New Products and Nationwide Certified Installation

LogoTampa based Vigilant Personal Protection Systems entered the video surveillance market in the United States today with an impressive lineup of 20 new video recording devices for both commercial and residential use. VigilantPPS, known for its top market share in personal security products, expands into the North American CCTV market with an aggressive assortment of recording devices offering customers professional grade performance at market breaking prices. All models are available for immediate purchase on from Vigilant's new online tech site www.MetronBios.com, on Amazon.com, or eBay. Select models are also available from the Vigilant web site www.vigilantpps.com

US Install Launches the First Ever National Installation Network for Video Surveillance and CCTV with Licensed, Bonded and Insured Security Installers

LogoRobinhood Digital LLC is excited to announce the launch of a wholly owned subsidiary company, U.S. Install. U.S. Install is a national network of licensed, bonded and insured technicians who perform flat rate consumer and commercial installations of video surveillance, CCTV, and access control. Each state has separate requirements for state by state certification, and U.S. Install has certified installers covering every major metro area of every State in the United States.

Pennsylvania Delegate Candidate Calls for Voters to Counteract State's Unusual Election Rules

LogoCharlie Kirkwood, candidate for Pennsylvania Delegate to the Republican National Convention, calls for voters' input regarding the selection of a Presidential nominee at the Republican National Convention. Previously elected twice as a convention delegate, Kirkwood suggests a way for Pennsylvania voters to have their voices heard despite Pennsylvania's unusual election rules. He suggests voters in his district input their preference directly via www.facebook.com/CharlieforDelegate to him and that all the delegates make the same arrangement.

The Family Brand of A.A. Rayner & Sons Funeral Services Revolutionizes the Way Funerals Are Handled in the Future

As A.A. Rayner & Sons approaches its 70th Anniversary in 2017, it is committed to continuing its offerings of stellar services to the Chicago area, revolutionizing its brand with a state of the art online presence which can be found by visiting: www.aaraynerandsonsfuneralhome.com

Westmoreland Cleanways and Recycling Still Recycling Televisions

LogoWith all of the news lately about the difficulty of properly recycling your television according to the Covered Device Recycling Act passed in 2010, be assured that the Westmoreland Cleanways Recycling Center is still accepting them at no cost, in keeping with the spirit of the law.

Rosemary Williams, Founder of Women's Perspective Speaks at a Parallel Event at 60th UNCSW

LogoWomensperspective.org ~ Women's Perspective co-sponsors a Parallel Event with AWE Anglican Women's Empowerment on March 16th at 4:30pm at the Salvation Army Auditorium during the 60th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW). The UNCSW is meeting in New York City from March 14 to March 24. It is attended by women from almost every country in the world. As the principal global policy-making body addressing the advancement and equality of women, the UNCSW assesses global progress towards the achievement of the Millennial Development Goals.

New York State Bans Payday Loans

New York State has not only banned five payday loan companies but imposed heavy penalties on them as well. As a result they will not be able to carry out any operations in the state.

Justice for Vets: Playing with Heroes for Fun or Profit

LogoAt some point, you stand there shaking your head: When reality collides with fiction and there arises no seeming distinction between the two, the perversion multiplies exponentially. In the final summation, can we tell the difference any longer?

Ukraine's Member of Parliament Sergiy Berezenko at International Lunch, Washington

Sergiy Berezenko, 32, Ukraine Member of Parliament from the president's fraction ('Block Petro Poroshenko') in February along with other Ukrainian politicians attended the International Lunch, one of the events related to the National Prayer Breakfast with US President Barack Obama in Washington.

New Proposals Could See the End of the PPI Claims Industry

LogoThe United Kingdom's Ministry of Justice announced yesterday it is set to limit the fees charged by PPI Claims Management companies to their customers with many reportedly charging over a third of their customers financial claims for their own profits.

Jag Dior - Sustainable Energy Infrastructure, Finance and Institutional Investors

Policy makers should do much more to encourage pension funds and other institutional investors to put their ample assets into sustainable energy infrastructure. The wins would be significant. The question is how?

Company Expands Secure Product Destruction Services

LogoNortheast Data Destruction, a NAID "AAA" Certified company, has expanded services beyond traditional paper shredding.

A Medici Firma Sponsored Major Infrastructure Bill Clears Republic of Brazil Federal Senate

LogoMedici Firma Infrastructure (MFI) is considering providing approximately US $1.2 billion of Tier 1 facility as approved by the Board of Directors and Federal Senate of Brazil. MFI will provide the facility against Sovereign Bond and Guarantees. Facility would be utilized for new projects development with strong emphasis on supporting high impact development projects, rehabilitation project with measures promoting climate change resilience of existing infrastructure. Projects arising from regional economic and energy initiatives, recommended by the Brazilian Government Delegations or bilateral agencies are also targeted. The Facility will fund development in multi-municipalities that has backed federal resolution n. 43/2001 in advance, financing and implementation of infrastructure projects that would not otherwise reach financial or legal closure. MFI involvement at an earlier stage of the process will enable more efficient use of other forms of technical assistance where appropriate Facility will be placed.

Veterans in Justice: The Failure to Define a Problem

LogoOn December 7, 2015--Pearl Harbor Day--the Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics released its somewhat overdue national survey on veterans in prison and jail. The last national survey was conducted in 2004 and was released in 2007.

The Medical Malpractice Fund of the Virgin Islands Is Bankrupt

LogoThe U.S. Virgin Islands government has told V.I. attorney Julie Evert that it is no longer able to pay damages to victims of medical malpractice. This is due to the government's failure to maintain the Medical Malpractice Risk Management Fund, which is stipulated in the government's V.I. Code. Victims of malpractice are now left completely unprotected.

Veterans Advocacy: Mind if We Actually Help Some Soldiers? (USJAG)

LogoAmerica once loved the little guy who fought the long odds and won. For those familiar with advocacy and funding on behalf of soldiers and veterans some very salient facets emerge: One of which is that those who benefit most are seldom the regular fighting men and women, the veterans themselves. This is an untold story--or series of stories--that the media has largely failed to tell. The Uniformed Services and Justice Advocacy Group (USJAG) invites the press to remedy this shortfall.

Samuel Claiborne Seeks Funding via Indiegogo for Disreputable, a Unique Form of Protest

LogoPast leaders like Stalin and Hitler were extremely frightened of caricaturists and their ridicule because there is no other form of protest like satire. Disreputable is on a mission to create funny, edgy, and controversial products representing the merciless parody of America's bigoted and corrupt politicians.

Palm Beach Sheriff's Office Has Its Own Fusion Center

The Palm Beach Sheriff's Office has a branch of the Southeast Florida Fusion Center (SEFFC) located inside it, and it is saving lives behind the scenes. Sheriff Ric Bradshaw, who is chairman of regional homeland security as far as the Florida Keys, recently gave Channel 5 News a tour of the Palm Beach Regional Fusion Center (PBRFC), which is the Northern Operational Office of the SEFFC.