Government Press Releases
With federal student loan defaults reaching levels not seen in two decades, iGrad, a leading online financial literacy resource, is asking college and university financial aid leaders what their students know about personal finance.
One year ago Hurricane Sandy whipped across the eastern coast of the United States and inland, taking with her beaches, boardwalks, businesses, and homes, and deposited rain, sea, and sand on roads and buildings. At the time, many government agencies, foundations, and corporations mobilized to provide grants and loans for those stricken. "The restoration is not completed," Libby Hikind, CEO and founder of GrantWatch.com notes. "There are many organizations, businesses, and individuals who are still desperately trying now, a year later, to recover from Sandy. In searching, we have found little grant money available at the present time."
Judge Alan Dickey, acting outside the oath he swore, hands down a non-jury trial six month sentence to 55 year old local man who misses one court hearing because of Doctor Appointment.
Politics has always been the perfect source of comedy. Politicians, who are almost comical in and of themselves, seem to invite satire for their sagacious personalities and inevitable public slip-ups. This dynamic is magnified in the United States where the US political system is crippled to the point of near-dissolution, and the people rely on satire just to stomach the corruption and endless failures of their elected officials. Now more than ever Americans need to “laugh it off,” and the website fridaymash.com was created just for that purpose.
VoiceforVeterans.com, the communication and advocate organization for America’s 24 million veterans today released startling survey results indicating that veterans are not being heard by those whose role it is to listen and respond.
Foreign Staffing, Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of our new service and website. Using our 13 years of experience in providing translation services to global corporations, Foreign Translations, Inc. created Foreign Staffing, Inc., a bilingual staffing and recruiting firm specializing in the placement of professional bilingual personnel all over the world.
Mayor Pro Tem Nancy McFarlane’s Small Business Initiative was passed unanimously by the Raleigh City Council on Sept. 6. This initiative calls for a single-point-of-contact permitting process to make the process of opening a small business in the city as accessible, simplified and hassle-free as possible.
Economists were expecting a growth of about 100,000 jobs and now they fear another recession might hop in. There hasn't been much growth in the average jobs with only 72,000 jobs been added in the last three months
SupplyAfrica (Pty) Ltd, realising the huge potential of trade with Africa, has started off by stocking up with every day items needed by families and small businesses. They have around 1000 basic necessities, at competitive prices. They also provide custom made corporate wear, corporate gifts, promotional items and any other special items.
Members of Congress and senior former U.S. officials will voice support for a major rally by thousands of Iranian-Americans in solidarity with Iran's pro-democracy movement on Friday, August 26th, according to Human Rights and Democracy International.
In an effort to prevent a humanitarian disaster and to unshackle Iran’s democratic movement, Human Rights and Democracy International (HRDIP) will stage a rally and march to protect the rights and security of Camp Ashraf residents and call for the delisting of the main Iranian opposition movement, the Mujahedin-e Khalq (MeK). Thousands from around the United States and elsewhere will unite for the major rally outside the State Department demanding that the residents of Camp Ashraf, the besieged home of the 3,400 members of the MeK, be given the protection that they were promised by the U.S. in 2004.
I was too young then to really remember it all; but I have heard from many people that the mass protests generated by the arrest of Anna Hazare are similar to the uprising called Total Revolution led by the late Jaiprakash Narayan in the early 1970s. In fact, it was the Total Revolution and the chaos that followed and a historic blunder by Indira Gandhi that led to the imposition of the Emergency in India in 1975. Many people are comparing today’s situation to the Emergency days.
President Barack Obama is set to call for the first time on Syria's Bashar al-Assad to step down, according to reports on Tuesday night.
BBMP says Sandeep was not killed by dogs. Police say he was. What does the evidence say?
Full text of forensic evidence review by US experts made public for the first time: investigation of Sandeep’s death bungled by both police and coroner; Cause of death likely humans, not animals.
Annette Taylor, executive director of the NC Center for Women in Public Service (NCCWPS), a nonpartisan organization that prepares women for elected and appointed offices statewide, hosted its 8th annual commencement ceremony for the graduates of its Women in Office Institute on July 23 in the Dinwiddie Chapel at Peace College, featuring the Honorable Barbara Jackson, N.C. Supreme Court Associate Justice as the keynote speaker. The Women in Office Institute is an intensive political leadership program for women interested in public office that incorporates training from statewide experts in ethics, fundraising and public relations.
The Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce and Wake Education Partnership have announced their recent recognition by the 2011 Videographer Awards for the “Four Guiding Pillars” video for Wake School Choice, an education plan providing families with more choice and stable assignments. The video, produced by MMI Public Relations, is centralized around the guiding pillars of stability, choice, proximity and student achievement with a focus on improving academic success of all Wake County students. Wake County Superintendent Tony Tata incorporated elements of the controlled-choice model described by the video as part of his recommendations for the long-term student assignment plan he is scheduled to present to the Wake County Board of Education in the fall of 2011.
However [political parties] may now and then answer popular ends, they are likely in the course of time and things, to become potent engines, by which cunning, ambitious, and unprincipled men will be enabled to subvert the power of the people and to usurp for themselves the reins of government, destroying afterwards the very engines which have lifted them to unjust dominion. George Washington, Farewell Address, Sep. 17, 1796
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Forestry Research Associates welcomes the Canadian government initiative to invest in an innovative material made from a range of forestry products in the Alberta region of the country.
Aligned Assets have supplied Rutland County Council with a new gazetteer management system that will see them able to make significant savings.
Arizona Driver Verify is opening to provide Taxi, Livery and Limousine drivers and Companies a service to keep them compliant with the new Arizona State Law.
Japan is in urgent need of pre-fabricated houses and manufactured wood products in the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that hit the country in early March. Longer term, it can be expected that imports of commodity products such as plywood, lumber and logs will increase to this country, which is already one of the largest importers of wood products in the world, according to the Wood Resource Quarterly
The San Bernardino County case against Darcey Greenfield involves three alleged victims, but there are numerous others, including fellow L.A. cops.
Research conducted by Technavio reveals, that the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 15.9 percent.
Governor Dannel Malloy of Connecticut is planning to cut over 5,000 jobs and leave another 1,000 jobs vacant in a bid to close the budget deficit.
The ruthless and blatantly undemocratic pre-dawn police crackdown on Baba Ramdev and thousands of his supporters at Ramlila Maidan, New Delhi, on 5th June, forcibly ending their hunger strike against corruption, may have succeeded in nipping a potential mass movement in the bud, but from all indications it is only the nucleus of the agitation that has been dispersed . The ripple effect of the agitation is rapidly spreading across the length and breadth of the country, posing a serious challenge to the credibility of the Central government.
PACC Atlanta launched in support of the mission of the Embassy of Poland which has recently opened the Honorary Consulate of Poland in Atlanta, Georgia