Government Press Releases

Sentient Science Wins Contract with Air Force for Computational Life Extension

Today, Sentient Science announced they were awarded a contract with the Air Force (FA8650-14-M-2499) to develop an add on to their DigitalClone® family of software tools that computationally predict the final stages of material, component, and system life for small and long crack effects for both fixed wing and rotorcraft vehicles.

Hunger Strike to Fight Civil Rights Violations by Houston Government

Why would a white guy declare a Hunger Strike in front of the city hall in a town with an openly lesbian mayor? Ironically, to protect your civil rights and your property rights. Houston, a metropolis of over 6 million in population, is the largest city in the USA – and it appears in the world – without zoning. This can be sugar-coated, but in a nutshell it means that any real estate in the city is neither residential nor commercial and that the city’s Planning Commission and the so-called Department of Public Works and Engineering, with their various associated branches bearing convoluted names, are responsible for managing the city’s rapidly evolving neighborhoods and deciding, case by case, how each property gets to be used.

Iranian Opposition Warns of False Reports Linking PMOI with ISIS

LogoThe terrorist Quds Force and the Iraqi forces under the command of Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki have been making preparations in recent weeks for suppressive measures and further attacks on Iranian dissidents residing at Camp Liberty, the National Council of Resistance of Iran announced on Tuesday.

On Global Reach, Zephyr Teachout Talks About Why the U.S. Supreme Court Is Dangerously Wrong on Corruption

Logo“The concept of corruption is at the center of the most vital legal dispute impacting the survival of US democracy, says Zephyr Teachout “one that threatens to unravel what the framers of [its] Constitution built.” As part of her series on “The Arrogance of Institutions,” Global Reach host Té Revesz interviews Teachout about the profound error at the core of the Supreme Court’s McCutcheon v. FEC decision and her powerful new book, Corruption in America (Harvard Press, September 2014).

Bi-Partisan Bill Set to Expand Treatment Options for Patients

LogoA new bill, H.R. 4755 (The Access to Inpatient Rehabilitation Therapy Act of 2014), is set to go before the House Ways and Means Committee for approval. The bill, which would be an addition to Section 1886(j) of the Social Security Act, is a bi-partisan effort to expand the types of therapy patients who have suffered brain injuries and other trauma can receive.

Lobbyist Firm Introduces Service to Ordinary Citizens

Lobbyit, a leading provider of lobbying services in Washington DC, has announced it is providing services to ordinary citizens and businesses. The Washington DC lobbyist provides a voice to make clients’ voices and concerns heard by Congress and others in the federal government.

21 Arrested for Online Solicitation of a Minor During Houston ICAC Sting Operation

The 21 men arrested by the Montgomery County Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) division on June 3 represent a handful of child predators known in the Houston area to solicit sexual contact from children online.

Rwanda Celebrates the Nation's Rebirth 20 Years Since the Tragic Genocide

By the time Rwanda’s capital Kigali fell on July 4, 1994, the Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF) rebel movement had been engaging then government forces in a four-year armed liberation struggle. Behind the frontline, the Genocide was taking its heavy toll. Over a million Tutsis were killed between April and July 1994.

Defense Company Turns to Crowdfunding to Further Expansion

LogoContractor and private security activities have become a “mission essential” component of United States and coalition government activities both domestically and abroad. Without private contractors, gaps would quickly become apparent in government operations, where there is a lack in manpower, material resources and/or technical capabilities. In an unsafe world, corporations and non-government organizations are also increasingly turning to defense companies to provide security, training, medical assistance and other vital services. Detente, Inc. has quickly built a reputation of flawless performance, booking over $5 million in revenue in its first year (2013) with 7-figure trailing revenue to date. This week the company announced they are now seeking crowdfunding for $500,000 in debt, setting the stage for corporate expansion and growth.

DR Congo Imposes Tough New Visa Restrictions on Rwandans

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) this week introduced a new Visa policy targeting Rwandans, which regional officials say affects more than 36,000 travelers from both Countries who cross the border daily.

UNITE US Continues Their "ONE of US" Campaign to Share Stories of the Military Community

LogoUnite US announces the second release of the “ONE of US” campaign video series. The campaign is leveraging the power of social media to share short, but motivating 40 second videos of military members, veterans, and organizations. The purpose of the campaign is to bring awareness to the stories of military members and the great work conducted by support organizations.

Mark the June 30th Launch of Online Immigration Assistance for Married Individuals by Local Florida Couple

CIS or Concierge Immigration Service will officially launch this June 30. Their main function is to help married couples file for an I-130 petition for an alien relative while helping them stay married during this very stressful phase in their lives. The alternative they offer is more affordable than what most couples fork out for immigration lawyers and experts who just attend to the legalities but never the real strains in the lives of married couples.

Report Published: "Leisure and Personal Goods Specialist Retailers in Bulgaria"

LogoChannel sales increased by 3%in current terms in 2013 to BGN1.5 billion. .As a result, the channel outperformed the overall non-grocery segment of the retail market, where sales increased by2%. The situation is similar looking at historical data for the period 2008 to 2013. Over the past five years, sales in the channel increased at a CAGR of 2% in current terms, while overall non-grocery retail registered a negligible CAGR.

More Than 300 Iranian Associations Join in the Mobilization Campaign of the Grand Meeting in Paris on June 27

LogoMore than 300 Iranian associations from around the world are taking part in the mobilization effort of "All for Freedom," a major gathering of Iranians in Paris on June 27, the organizers said on Saturday.

Conference Announces the Formation of EIFA in Brussels

LogoOn June 11, during a press conference in Brussels chaired by Struan Stevenson, President of the European Parliament’s Delegation for Relations with Iraq, the formation of a new NGO, the European Iraqi Freedom Association (EIFA) was announced.

Feldman Feldman & Associates, PC Now Provides Legal Assistance for DACA Immigration Requirements

Working with some of the most experienced and practiced immigration attorneys in the country, Feldman Feldman & Associates, PC is now providing legal assistance for individuals seeking employment authorization under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The immigration attorneys at this law firm can review and explain the DACA immigration requirements. Clients will not only receive guidance on how to make informed decisions regarding their application for deferred action, but the firm will also manage the legal formalities on their behalf. This immigration law firm will also advise on precautions to take to maximize the chance of a trouble-free stay in the US, should the deferred action program ends. In short, the team of experienced immigration lawyers at Feldman Feldman & Associates assists clients in preparing a complete plan of action.

Avail Yourself to the Services of Some of the Most Proficient Immigration Attorneys with Feldman Feldman & Associates, PC

Committed to assisting clients throughout intricate and lengthy immigrations procedures, Feldman Feldman & Associates, PC provides reliable services of an expert San Diego immigration attorney. Filing for immigration petitions is a crucial step for those who wish for the opportunity to live and work in the United States. Therefore it is important to seek professional assistance from a trusted law firm as errors and omissions in the petition can hamper this chance. The team at Feldman Feldman & Associates, PC goes the extra mile to make sure that all the client’s immigration matters are managed properly and completed expediently.

New Market Study Published: Trade Unions, Professional, Political Organisations in Saudi Arabia: Industrial Report

LogoTrade unions, professional, political organisations market expands by 25% over 2007-2012. Number of employees in membership organisations rises by average 5% per year over review period, while average wages stagnate with less than 1% growth per year. Saudi Arabia's absolute monarchy abolishes existence of political parties and trade unions. Industry expected to account for SR3.7 billion in 2018, 32% more compared to 2013.

Report Published: "Public Administration, Defence and Social Security in Saudi Arabia: Industrial Report"

LogoPublic administration, defence and social security market value rises by 51% over review period, with government spending accounting for 90% of market. Imports serve 6% of domestic demand in 2012, with no significant exports as local service providers focus on local demand. Administration of central, regional and local bodies generates 63% of total turnover in 2012 and sees fastest review period growth. Labour costs account for 51% of total industry spending in 2012, with profit margins at a low 4% of turnover. Total local turnover projected to climb by 10% annually on average over forecast period to reach SR511.2 billion value in 2018.

Meeting of Mrs. Maryam Rajavi and Mr. Ahmad Jarba in Paris to Discuss Regional Issues

LogoMrs. Maryam Rajavi, the President-elect of Iranian Resistance met Mr. Ahmad Jarba, the President of National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces in Paris on May 23, afternoon.During the meeting, Mrs. Rajavi condemned the role of religious fascism ruling Iran in the massacre and suppression of Syrian people and the mullahs' all out support of Bashar al-Assad dictatorship. Mrs. Rajavi called for the international community's support of the Free Syrian Army and the National Coalition for Syrian Revolution and Opposition Forces as the legitimate representative of Syrian people.

The Congressional Gold Medal Awarded by President Barack Obama

LogoFormer mayor of New York City, David N. Dinkins, WWII Congressional Gold Medal Recipient, will be Keynote Speaker at the Montford Point Marines Annual Heritage Military Banquet & Special Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony. Ambassador Theordore R. Britton will be co-guest at the Montford Point Marines Annual Heritage Military Banquet being held at the Shriners Silver Garden in Southfield, MI. He will appear along with distinguished keynote speaker, David N. Dinkins, former mayor of New York City. These highly influential men are prime examples of excellence and lofty contributions made to society by many black Marines after WWII.

Cybersecurity Tutorial Provides Introduction to the Topic and Its Implementation by U.S. Government Civilian and Defense Agencies

LogoSolutions Reservoir™, an on-demand marketing support consultancy for high-tech industries, has released a three-part tutorial overview on cybersecurity. Part 1, Cybersecurity Overview, provides a general introduction to cybersecurity, and introduces many of the basic terms pertaining to attack and defense. It was developed to make those with minimal experience with the topic feel comfortable with many of its often-used terms and concepts. Because of the prominent role of the U.S. Government in cybersecurity and its formalization, Part 2, Cybersecurity and the U.S. Government, deals with topics frequently encountered in this environment (e.g. FISMA, FIPS, TIC 2.0 and MTIPS). Part 3, Cybersecurity and the U.S. Department of Defense, focuses on changes to DoD cybersecurity as it more closely aligns with other Government cybersecurity initiatives and standards including the new Risk Management Framework for DoD IT (RMF for DoD IT) and interaction between NIST SP 800-53 and CNSSI 1253.

Alves Jacob Law Firm Holds Best Brazilian Corporate Lawyers Using Latest Innovations in Practice of Law

Alves Jacob Law Firm holds the best Brazilian corporate lawyers using the latest innovations in the practice of law and proudly represented hundreds of clients. They pride themselves in using advanced technologies which are the hidden reason for their success. In addition, their aggressive efforts help in obtaining the maximum for their clients. With the 100% client satisfaction, the law firm is able to achieve their goal while keeping reputation as the most valuable asset.

New Market Research Report: Trade Unions, Professional, Political Organisations in Turkey: Industrial Report

LogoEuromonitor International's Industrial reports provide a 360 degree view of an industry. The Industrial market report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the Trade Unions, Professional, Political Organisations market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data, allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. It identifies the leading companies, the leading brands and offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the market - be they new product developments, packaging innovations, economic/lifestyle influences, distribution or pricing issues. Forecasts illustrate how the market is set to change.

Kick off Event to Meet the Candidate - George Beier for Berkeley City Council

Sunday, May 18, George Beier a 30-year Berkeley resident kicks off his campaign for District 8 City Council. The hour-long event at Mrs. Dalloway’s Books is open to people who live, work and care about District 8 and the city of Berkeley.

Best Immigration Lawyer at Feldman Feldman & Associates Provides Regular Updates on All Cases

The Best immigration lawyer at Feldman Feldman & Associates provides regular updates on all cases, even if nothing new is happening. In addition, these regular updates help inform clients that their cases are always monitored. They will proudly protect ones rights and explain that an inappropriately completed petition can delay or even destroy chances to live and work in the United States.

Response from Smoke Free Alternatives Trade Association (SFATA) Regarding Proposed Assembly Bill A9303A/S6939A

As an industry, The Smoke Free Alternatives Trade Association (SFATA) and our New York retailers oppose assembly bill A9303A/S6939A. As currently proposed, this bill would eliminate the personal electronic vaporizer market in the State of New York; denying consumers access to innovative technology and shuttering businesses across the state.