Government Press Releases

SicommNet, Inc. Wins Award with Hawaii State Department of Education and Partner Agencies for Its Hawaii eProcurement System (HePS)

LogoThe Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) has selected SicommNet as its eProcurement service provider for procurement and construction projects. HI DOE signed a 39-month agreement with SicommNet for continued use of the Hawaii eProcurement System (HePS) for their electronic procurement solicitation announcement and management services. Additionally, this contract allows for the University of Hawaii, the State of Hawaii Department of Accounting and General Services, and the Honolulu Board of Water Supply to participate in HePS usage.

BRIM 2016 Registration Opens for Individuals and Families

eKasih is the National Poverty Data Financial institution working on the issues of poverty and its management in partnership with Chairman of Material Property (KIR) as well as Expert Material Home (AIR). The program is working for individual accounts, program/ support for development of better means for poverty management.

Hire a Lobbyist Launches Affordable Service for Small Businesses and Associations

Lobbying services are now affordable for small businesses and associations with the launch of This government relations website has been launched by 11:59 Media and Public Affairs to provide services to businesses and associations at an affordable cost.

Maryland Makes a Key Addition to Divorce & Separation Laws, Affecting Time Periods Before Divorce for Certain Couples

LogoThe state of Maryland has passed an important change to its divorce and separation laws, with the update going into effect as of October 1st. The Maryland General Assembly voted to add a new grounds for absolute divorce in Maryland, that of Mutual Consent, and it's important to understand its impact.

Supreme Court Ruling Allows Appeal of Divorce Settlements

A new Supreme Court ruling will allow couples who have previously had divorces case resolved to have them reopened in instances where they have not been allowed a fair and just settlement due to their ex partners non-disclosure of their financial affairs. Makes Getting Your Perfect Government Job Easy

Frustrated with existing job boards, the team have created a simple to use job board dedicated to the best federal and local government jobs.

Surgical "Black Box" Legislation Intends to Help Monitor Medical Errors

LogoWisconsin, Rep. Christine Sinicki (D-Milwaukee) has recently introduced legislation that would allow medical procedures to be audiovisually recorded with a surgical "black box." If this bill is passed, it would give patients the right to have their surgeries videotaped (Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinel). This technology is designed to help surgeons analyze their own performance, as well as provide evidence in the instance of medical malpractice.

How the Federal Forfeiture Affect Marijuana Businesses

LogoToday's world is forever changing along with the laws from yesterday.  Laws that seemed okay back when, but do not really fit with the times of today.  Marijuana and the legalization has been a popular topic in the news today.  On 16th of September, the bill has been introduced to fight against Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and their often unlawful "confiscation" of the property for marijuana business owners.

Nearly 50% of Police Forces Confirm That They Are Breaking the UK Data Protection Act 1998

The Asset Disposal and Information Security Alliance (ADISA) has carried out its third Freedom of Information request into how UK government organisations meet their regulatory requirements when disposing of critical data carrying infrastructure.

Investment Capital Group Announces: "It's Time to Unleash the Power of American Oil"

American energy is a master resource, a powerful tool that, without bloodshed or provocation, can be used powerfully against those that seek to harm us, those that all the while smile to the rest of the World, as their obfuscation and ambiguity continues, as evidenced at the United Nations, last week. (And I mean Russia and Iran!).

Divorced Couple Can't Live in Same House

A mid-June ruling by the California Supreme Court has changed the ground rules for divorce in The Golden State.

ImageFIRST New Hampshire Weighs in on the Supreme Court's Ruling to Uphold Obamacare Subsidies

ImageFIRST of New Hampshire provides medical laundering services, including gowns, linens and cubicle curtains for medical practices of all sizes throughout the state. Recently, the Supreme Court made a decision to uphold government subsidies to medical practices through Obamacare, and ImageFIRST New Hampshire is giving their thoughts on this recent ruling. Through the ruling, the 34 states that use the federal health insurance program will be eligible for government subsidies that will make premiums more affordable for those holding health insurance policies through Obamacare.

ImageFIRST LA Applauds Recent Affordable Care Act Subsidies

Earlier this year, conservative challenges to the Affordable Care Act led to worries that, should these challenges be upheld in front of the Supreme Court, the entire law as presented by President Obama would be virtually destroyed. The financial aspect in question, which involved government subsidies for people who purchased their insurance in a marketplace "established by the state," was a necessary factor in ensuring the health of the Affordable Care Act. ImageFIRST LA, as a provider of healthcare laundry services, applauds the Supreme Court decision to allow insurance subsidies created by Obamacare to be offered in state and federal health care exchanges, as well as marketplaces. This ultimately means continued coverage for Americans everywhere.

Law That Discriminated Against British Men on the Grounds of Sex Finally Laid to Rest

Until this year, the UK immigration system routinely discriminated against British fathers who were not married to their child's mother at the time of their children's birth.

Haiti Presidency Linked to Journalist Threat Scandal

LogoFollowing the online publication and distribution of several corruption cases surrounding the members of Haiti's Tèt Kalé regime, anonymous threat were seen popping up all over the online distribution's and the journalist's own Facebook pages. After some research, the journalist's team of computer technicians were able to trace the source of these messages. These threats come directly from the computers in the office of the Haitian presidency. Updates Two Popular Guides to Federal Lifeline Program updated two important, popular online resources for those seeking information about the federal government's Lifeline cellphone program. The first newly updated guide, available now at, details how qualifying senior citizens can sign up for a Free Government Cell Phone and phone service. The second recently updated guide, online now at, describes how disabled people can take advantage of the same opportunity.

Literated Market Research: Global HVAC Market Expected to Grow Exponentially Till 2019

LogoThe global HVAC Industry growth is poised for more than an average, in 2015. The major takeaway of this year would be the US market, positioned for another year of above-average growth.

Important Crowdfunding Campaign Launched to End Gun Violence

This year the world was shocked when on August 26, 2015, a news reporter, and photojournalist were shot dead while conducting a live interview. Like so many people who have been subjected to gun violence, Alison Parker, and Adam Ward, who were employees of CBS affiliate WDBJ in Roanoke, Virginia, USA was innocent victims. The incident shocked the world, and now a new crowdfunding campaign has been launched to try and combat gun violence.

Neil Dhillon Discusses the Impact of Lobbyists in Washington

The term "lobbyist" is often misunderstood by the average person, according to Neil Dhillon, professional lobbyist and leader in global affairs and public relations. "Lobbyists have an image of simply running after legislators and promising them favors in return for votes, but that image is untrue," says Dhillon, a former Chief of Staff for Congressman Bob Matsui who also worked closely with the Clinton White House. "What a lobbyist actually does is brings together people who have common interests in various outcomes and facilitates those relationships so that everyone benefits."

First Foster Consulting (FFC) Announces Consulting Services for Government Contractors

First Foster Consulting, LLC ("FFC") provides Contract Management, Advisory, Government Consulting and Proposal Development services for Information Technology (IT) federal government contractors. With thousands of federal, state, and local government agencies progressively procuring IT professional services, FFC is here to guide your business in targeting specific agencies based on your capabilities.

Cumulus Global Gets CRN Next-Gen 250 Award for Fourth Consecutive Year

LogoCRN, the benchmark publication for technology VARs and integrators, has named Cumulus Global to the CRN 2015 Next-Gen 250. As the fourth consecutive honor, CRN recognizes Cumulus Global for its continued leadership role as a forward-thinking service provider. Businesses, local governments, nonprofits, and schools benefit from Cumulus Global's approach to cloud computing, mobility, and unified communications.

Pakistan Strongly Denounces World Leaders' 'Shameful Silence' on Rohingya Crisis—Children's 'Mess-Predicament' Plight Voiced Resolutely

Over 1,78000 children prone to high risks of state-sponsored savagery according to an analytico-descriptive situation report primed by SAIRI Post-doc Multiversity, which debunked the multiple manifolds of the 'offenses-against-humanity' comprising of multiple forms of de-humanizing brutality and merciless cruelty manifested upon the Rohingya children, that have been caught in the desperate circumstances.

Neil Dhillon Discusses the Facts About Thought Leadership

Neil Dhillon, a recognized expert in lobbying and marketing, discusses the facts about thought leadership: what it is and how it can be used to the advantage of anyone who wants to create meaningful content.

Neil Dhillon Identifies Best Practices in Thought Leadership

Thought leadership is a term that is often misused or misunderstood, so expert Neil Dhillon has advice for those who are considering developing and marketing content that concerns this growing field. "Thought leadership is often categorized as content that influences an industry," says Dhillon, "but practically speaking it is much more than that. True practitioners of thought leadership recognize that the ability to influence others is a responsibility as well as a gift and take their jobs very seriously."

A Quantum Leap in K-9 Bomb Detection Technology via Indiegogo's: "Bomb Detection Super Dogs!"

LogoShawn Deehan's international security company, Global Dynamic Security, offers custom security solutions for unique security problems. The company's flagship product, The New and Revolutionary GDS Tactical K9 Bomb Detection Program, is the best in the world. This program has been scientifically and specifically designed to prevent and combat terrorist attacks as a proactive, offensive asset. These Bomb Detection Super Dogs can go out and find the bad guys, the bomb factories and the weapon's caches before terrorists can strike! GDS proves every day on the training field that their Tactical K9 Bomb Detection Dogs are much more sensitive to odor, much faster, more accurate, more reliable and more versatile than any other detection dogs in the world! Experts retired from the FBI, CIA, Special Operations and Law Enforcement have all declared The GDS Tactical K9 Bomb Detection Method to be the best they have ever seen and the most effective new asset to fight the war against Terrorism yet!