US President Barack Obama has won the re-election in the 2012 United States Presidential Election. In the election that was held on 6 November 2012, Barack Obama defeated Republican nominee Mitt Romney. Check United States Presidential Election, 2012 for more information on the re-election.
After his re-election victory, Barack Obama and the first family left Chicago, Illinois to the White House at 3:40 p.m. on 7 November 2012 (Wednesday). They arrived at the Joint Base Andrews at 5:15 pm.
Barack Obama delivered an emotional message thanking his campaign staff a day after his election at the campaign headquarters in Chicago.
In an attempt to avoid the "fiscal cliff" at the beginning of 2013 and to bring a bipartisan support to recover the economy, Barack Obama has telephoned Republican and Democratic leaders of House of Representatives and U.S. Senate on 7 November 2012.
On 8 November 2012 (Thursday), President Obama returned calls to world leaders who congratulated him on his re-election.
In his first public appearance after winning the re-election, President Barack Obama on 9 November 2012, reiterated that the wealthy should pay more in taxes. He said that the majority of American agree to his approach and showed his re-election as a proof to it.
He invited the congressional leaders for talks on how to avert the fiscal deficit.
Four days after his re-election is confirmed, the Florida state has confirmed that Barack Obama won the Florida state’s 29 electoral votes. The Florida Secretary of State’s Office confirmed “That gives the president a total of 332 electoral votes to Mitt Romney’s 206. Florida officials said Obama had 50 percent of the vote to Romney’s 49.1 percent, a margin of about 74,000 votes.”
The Florida result doesn’t change anything as his re-election was already confirmed since Obama won all seven other swing states - Ohio, Wisconsin, Iowa, Michigan, Virginia, Colorado and New Hampshire.
President Barack Obama held meetings with labor and progressive leaders on 13 November 2012. He reportedly told the leaders that he is intending to allow Bush-era tax cuts for wealthier Americans to expire the beginning of next year. The President is also committed to preserve tax cuts for middle-income earners. Obama held two meetings - first, with labor and progressive leaders and next with representatives from nearly a dozen groups focused on women’s issues.
President Barack Obama met business leaders to discuss overcoming the fiscal cliff.
Barack Obama met congressional leaders from both parties to discuss on ways to overcome the fiscal cliff.
President Obama meets Sandy Survivors in Staten Islands. He promised his full support to the survivors and said he would return to the region again and again until the rebuilding of the region is complete.
In his weekly address, President Obama has called on the Congress to pass the middle class tax cuts so that 98 percent of Americans and 97 percent of small businesses don’t pay higher taxes next year.
President Obama is on a three-day trip to Asia.
President Obama has carried on the Thanksgiving tradition of saving a turkey from the dinner table by granting a ‘presidential pardon’ to a turkey. He was accompanied by his daughters Malia and Sasha in the White House tradition.
President Barack Obama will host a lunch for his presidential rival and Republican candidate Mitt Romney. The Republican presidential nominee has been maintaining a low profile since his loss at the November 6 elections. The lunch is said to be a traditional meet-and-greet between the presidential rivals.
White House appoints Sachin Dev Pavithran, a blind Indian-American, as Member, Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board. Pavithran is a Program Director of the Utah Assistive Technology Program at Utah State University’s Center for Persons with Disabilities since 2011.
President Barack Obama hosted seven entertainment icons at the White House for their contributions to the performing arts. The honorees were presented with Kennedy Center Honors awards. Buddy Guy, Dustin Hoffman, Led Zeppelin, David Letterman and Natalia Makarova were honored by Obama.
President Barack Obama gets his highest approval rating in over three years. A Quinnipiac University poll showed that 53% have given their approval to President Obama.
President Barack Obama blamed the Republicans for blocking a bill that would prevent a tax increase for the middle class. In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama said that the math just doesn’t work on the GOP plan.
President Barack Obama met House Speaker John Boehner privately to discuss the steps to avert the fiscal cliff.
President Barack Obama assigns Joe Biden to prepare recommendations to curtail gun violence. The legislation will be sent to the Congress in January for approval.
President Obama has nominated Democrat Senator and former presidential nominee John Kerry as the next U.S. Secretary of State. Kerry has been widely tipped to replace Hillary Clinton as the Secretary of State after Susan Rice withdrew her name from consideration.
President Obama and his family arrived in Honolulu in Hawaii for a Christmas vacation early Saturday. Earlier, he urged the congressional leaders to take one last shot at crafting a bill that can avert the fiscal hike.
Obama returns to White House from his Christmas vacation.
Barack Obama leaves for a tour of Asia. He will visit Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and Philippines.
President Obama paid tribute to a Holocaust history foundation. Speaking on occasion of receiving the foundation’s Ambassador for Humanity Award, Obama said the purpose of memory is not simply to preserve the past but to protect the future. May 7, 2014
On 6 December 2015, President Barack Obama has addressed the nation from the Oval Office. It is his third address to the nation from the Oval Office. Obama spoke about the 2015 San Bernardino shooting and terrorism.
On 9 December 2015, President Barack Obama spoke on the 150th anniversary of the constitutional amendment abolish slavery. Speaking on the occasion he called for Americans to reject bigotry in all forms and keep pressing for equality no matter what ugliness might bubble up. The ceremony was attend by congressional leaders and civil rights activists.
Main Article: Asia Trip 2012
President Barack Obama will visit Thailand, Cambodia and Burma during his three-day visit to Asia from November 17 - 20, 2012. He will become the first ever U.S. President to visit the southeast Asian nation Burma
Main Article: Asia Tour 2014
Barack Obama left on a tour of Asia on 23 April 2014. He will visit Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines.
The White House posted a picture of President Barack Obama making the famous “McKayla Maroney is not impressed” face with the Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney. The picture which was taken November 15, 2012 with Maroney and the U.S. Fierce Five teammates at The White House and was posted on November 17, 2012 which went viral.
Speaking about taking the picture with the President, McKayla said, “He was the one who brought it up. We were about to leave and he said, ‘I want to talk to you one second about the face.’ He said, ‘I pretty much do that face at least once a day.’” “I, like, freaked out, He said, ‘Let’s do it together.’ We took a picture and now it’s everywhere,” she added.
Judicial Watch Statement on Supreme Court Order Halting Hawaii From Conducting Race-Based Election Pending Appeal
WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired - December 03, 2015) - Judicial Watch today responded to the Supreme Court’s issuance of an injunction halting a race-based “Native Hawaiian-only” election in Hawaii
Cannaworx Announces the First Nationally Accredited Cannabis Online College Course
GEAR International, Inc. (OTC PINK: GEAR) is pleased to announce that Cannabis Career Institute (CCI), part of the Cannaworx, Inc. team of companies, and Dunlap-Stone University have introduced the first-ever nationally accredited online cannabis education program entitled “The Modern Cannabis Industry.”
Naked and NBA Champion Dwyane Wade Launch The Naked Truth(TM) Campaign
Naked Brand Group, Inc. (OTCQB: NAKD) (“Naked” or the “Company”), an innovative inner fashion and lifestyle brand, today announces the launch of The Naked Truth™ marketing and advertising campaign featuring brand partner and NBA Champion Dwyane Wade
Narcan (Naloxone Hydrochloride) Nasal Spray Approved by U.S. Food and Drug Administration
DUBLIN, IRELAND–(Marketwired - November 19, 2015) - Adapt Pharma Limited (www.adaptpharma.com) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved NARCAN® (naloxone hydrochloride) Nasal Spray for the emergency treatment of known or suspected opioid overdose. For multimedia content, please visit http://inr.synapticdigital.com/adaptpharma/NARCAN/.
Judicial Watch: President Obama’s 2015 Golf and Family Vacation Trips Cost Taxpayers $3,115,688.70 in Travel Expenses Alone
WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired - November 17, 2015) - Judicial Watch announced today that it has obtained records from the U.S. Department of the Air Force revealing that Barack Obama and family had a busy 2015 vacationing on the American taxpayers’ dime
UPDATE - Karl Rove, David Plouffe to Discuss Political Climate, How Outcome of 2016 Election Will Affect Wealth Management, at The MarketCounsel Summit
ENGLEWOOD, NJ–(Marketwired - November 16, 2015) -
Karl Rove, David Plouffe to Discuss Political Climate, How Outcome of 2016 Election Will Affect Wealth Management, at The MarketCounsel Summit
ENGLEWOOD, NJ–(Marketwired - November 16, 2015) -
GEAR International, Inc. Facilitates Funding for Cannaworx to Acquire State of the Art Greenhouses
GEAR International, Inc. (OTC PINK: GEAR) is pleased to announce that it has facilitated the necessary funding for Cannaworx to acquire state of the art greenhouses to continue supporting its mission “to serve humanity with sustainable wellness by developing cannabinoid specific, all-natural products and services.”
AudioEye, Inc. Appoints Christine Griffin to Board of Directors
AudioEye, Inc. (OTCQB: AEYE) (“AudioEye”) (the “Company”) today announced that Christine Griffin has been elected to the Board of Directors (the “Board”) to fill an existing vacancy.
Diamond Ranch Academy Key to Reducing School Violence
It seems newspapers and television outlets across the country are continually reporting the same grim news: School violence of all types, ranging from petty theft and intimidation to physical violence and shootings, are becoming commonplace
Canadian Oil Will Find New Paths to American Markets: U.S. Decision to Deny Keystone XL Ignores Pipeline Merits
Canadian oil will find new paths to markets and continue to create jobs and wealth for Canadians, despite U.S. President Barack Obama’s political decision to deny the Keystone XL permit, the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers said today.
Ed-Tech Startup Macat Announces $30 Million in Financing and the Largest Global Study on Critical Thinking in Partnership With University of Cambridge
Macat, an online learning platform, library, and critical thinking tool, today announced $30 million in total financing that will enable the company to expand the reach of its content and scale its digital platform globally. In this round, which has three closings, the company is adding $10 million in equity to a previously raised, undisclosed round of $20 million from a group of angel investors
vArmour Appoints Mark Weatherford as SVP, Chief Cybersecurity Strategist, and Dr. Matt Williamson as Chief Threat Defense Scientist
vArmour, the data center security company that enables organizations to protect their virtualized and cloud assets in a multi-cloud world, today announced at the Open Networking User Group (ONUG) event at New York University the executive appointments of two industry luminaries who will help accelerate the company’s continued growth and technology leadership
DEBATE: The Nuclear Deal With Iran Won’t Make the World a Safer Place
NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired - November 02, 2015) - Intelligence Squared hosts this major debate November 2nd at the Emmanuel Centre in London
Gatekeeper Announces Completion of High-Definition Contracts Totaling Approximately $700,000 CDN
ABBOTSFORD, BC–(Marketwired - October 29, 2015) - Gatekeeper Systems Inc. (“Gatekeeper” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE: GSI)(OTC PINK: GKPRF) (FRANKFURT: 1GK) is pleased to report that it has completed on approximately $700,000 CDN in purchase orders previously received for its high-definition mobile video systems.
Judicial Watch Obtains Previously Classified CIA Inspector General Report Strongly Condemning Agency Handling of Briefings and Interviews With the Entertainment Industry
WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired - October 28, 2015) - Judicial Watch announced today that it has received a previously classified December 2012 Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) report from the Office of Inspector General (OIG) strongly condemning the agency’s handling of “briefings, interviews, visits, and other support” given to the entertainment industry
Vega Biofuels Enters Into Joint Venture Agreement to Produce Bio-Coal
VEGA BIOFUELS, INC. (OTC PINK: VGPR) announced today that it has entered into a Joint Venture Agreement to manufacture and market the green-energy product, Bio-Coal.
NCAIED CEO Gary Davis to Receive National Director’s Special Recognition Award From Department of Commerce
MESA, AZ–(Marketwired - October 20, 2015) - Gary Davis, President and CEO of the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED), will receive the National Director’s Special Recognition Award from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA)
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International News and Headlines on May 20, 2015
Judicial Watch Obtains Documents Revealing $200,383.70 in Security Expenses for Obama’s Fundraising Trip to Denver
WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired - December 30, 2014) - Judicial Watch announced today it has obtained records from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security revealing that expenditures for security provided to President Obama on his fundraising visit to Denver, Colorado on July 8 and 9, 2014, cost taxpayers a total of $200,383.70
Community Works in Action at Independent National Party Committee to Aid Voter Awareness for 2016
Independent National Party Committee (INC) pursues plans on voter awareness for next U.S. elections with the anticipation to broaden community voter participation in urban and rural districts
Emergency Nurses Association Applauds Passage of Appropriations Bill Containing Ebola and Emergency Care Funding
DES PLAINES, IL–(Marketwired - December 17, 2014) - The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) applauds Congress for approving, and President Obama for signing into law, an omnibus spending bill that contains important measures to combat the Ebola outbreak and support programs to improve our nation’s emergency care capabilities.
Congress Passes ABLE Act: Major Victory for Persons With Disabilities and Their Families
WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired - December 17, 2014) - Last night, the U.S. Senate overwhelmingly passed the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act of 2014 by a vote of 76 to 16
H&R Block CEO Applauds Congressional Action to Stem Improper Payments
KANSAS CITY, MO–(Marketwired - December 17, 2014) - H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB), the world’s largest consumer tax services provider, today announced its strong support for new legislation directing the Treasury Department to implement uniform standards for taxpayers claiming refundable credits. President Barack Obama signed the legislation into law yesterday.
AIM Applauds AARP’s Support of Closing Physician Self-Referral Loophole
FAIRFAX, VA–(Marketwired - December 16, 2014) - The Alliance for Integrity in Medicare (AIM) – a broad coalition of medical specialty, laboratory, radiation oncology and medical imaging groups committed to ending the practice of inappropriate physician self-referral – strongly commends the letter sent by the AARP to Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) on December 11, 2014
Diverse Coalition Asks Obama to Veto Destructive, Wasteful Levee
WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired - December 16, 2014) - Today, more than two dozen community leaders from Illinois, Missouri, and Kentucky joined with environmental groups from across the country in calling on President Obama to put a stop to an Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) proposal to wall off a vital flood relief valve on the Mississippi River.
WaterAid Hails Final Passage of the Water for the World Act
WaterAid celebrates final Congressional passage of the Senator Paul Simon Water for the World Act, following unanimous House passage of the bill, HR 2901, last Monday, and the Senate’s unanimous consent last night. The bill will now be sent to President Obama for signature into law.
Health Care Without Harm Calls for Climate Action at Launch of HHS Health Care Resilience Initiative
WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired - December 15, 2014) - At a senior-level White House event today, Health Care Without Harm and health executives from across the country called for an increased commitment from the health sector to take the significant and measurable actions that the mitigation of climate change demands.
NACD Celebrates Congressional Approval of CFATS Legislation
ARLINGTON, VA–(Marketwired - December 11, 2014) - Today, the National Association of Chemical Distributors’ (NACD) President Eric R. Byer praised the U.S. House of Representatives for passing legislation unanimously approved by the U.S. Senate that would reauthorize the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program.
National PTA Pledges Support to White House Invest in US Initiative
ALEXANDRIA, VA–(Marketwired - December 10, 2014) - Today, President Barack Obama announced the launch of Invest in US, a national campaign and challenge to business leaders, philanthropists, advocates and public officials to increase investments in high-quality early learning programs for children from birth to age five
FreeConferenceCall.com CEO Dave Erickson Addresses Why Toll-Free Doesn’t Pay
FreeConferenceCall.com Founder and CEO Dave Erickson will present key findings regarding why toll-free calling is obsolete at the upcoming CIO Perspectives technology leaders’ forum in Los Angeles December 11, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Erickson will discuss the dramatic shifts under way in the telecommunications industry and how CIOs can save unprecedented amounts of money.
Artec Eva Scanner Used in Creation of President Obama’s 3D Portrait
Artec Group, a leading developer and manufacturer of professional 3D software and hardware, today announces the use of its Eva scanner in the creation of United States President Barack Obama’s 3D-printed bust. The high-resolution, handheld 3D scanners replaced the need for the President’s face to be covered in plaster in order to capture his likeness
10 Expert Travel Trends for Adventurers in 2015
As 2014 draws to a close, Kensington Tours polled its team of Destination Experts to see what trends they saw on the horizon for travel in 2015
TASER Continues to Build Momentum With AXON Body Cameras and EVIDENCE.com Solution
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple large orders of it’s AXON body-worn video cameras and EVIDENCE.com solution, a back-end digital evidence management system. These orders were received in the fourth quarter of 2014 and are expected to ship in the fourth quarter of 2014.
Lulutrip Secured Series A1 Financing From Lightspeed China Partners
SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwired - December 03, 2014) - Lulutrip, Inc., a leading online travel agency focusing on the Chinese outbound travel market, announced today that it has closed its Series A1 financing round from Lightspeed China Partners (LCP), a leading technology venture capital firm in China. Ron Cao, Managing Director of LCP, has joined Lulutrip’s Board of Directors.
Federal Court Ruling Could Kill 25-Year-Old Pentagon Test Program
Congress has voted to renew a 25-year-old Pentagon program titled the Comprehensive Subcontracting Plan Test Program (CSPTP). Federal District Court Judge William Alsup has ordered the Pentagon to release potentially damaging information that has been submitted under the CSPTP by one of the Pentagon’s largest prime contractors, Sikorsky Aviation Corporation
Loreen Arbus, Humanitarian, Entrepreneur, & Activist, Honored With The Philanthropy Pioneer Award at the Inaugural Women’s Entrepreneurship Day at the United Nations in New York City
The inaugural Women’s Entrepreneurship Day “Woman Pioneer Awards” honored Loreen Arbus, humanitarian, businesswoman, disability rights activist, producer, author, President of the Loreen Arbus Foundation, the Goldenson-Arbus Foundation, and Loreen Arbus Productions, Inc., on November 19th at the United Nations in New York City.
Judicial Watch Nationwide Search of State Records Reveals Massive Health Insurance Policy Cancellations Resulting From Obamacare Mandates
Judicial Watch today released state records revealing high numbers of policy cancellations as a direct result of requirements of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare
Gallup and Purdue University Partner to Measure College Outcomes With Landmark Study
WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired - December 17, 2013) - Gallup has partnered with Purdue University to build and conduct the largest representative study of college graduates in U.S. history
Judicial Watch Asks Federal Court to Stop Obama Administration Delay of Obamacare Employer Mandate
Judicial Watch today announced that on December 13, 2013, it filed a motion for summary judgment in its litigation on behalf of Dr. Larry Kawa of Kawa Orthodontics against the U.S
In Consideration of Mandela’s Brand, Christopher Johnson, CEO of Whitehorn Gives His Opinion On How We Can Respect and Preserve His Legacy
NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired - December 13, 2013) - As politicians weigh in on Mandela’s legacy all over the world to eulogize him, the rest of the humanity mourns and celebrates this exemplary man and icon
Judicial Watch Defends North Carolina Voter ID Law, Additional Protections Against Voter Fraud
Judicial Watch announced today that it has filed a Motion for Intervention with its client Christina Kelley Gallegos-Merrill to defend North Carolina against an Obama Department of Justice (DOJ) lawsuit. The DOJ seeks to prevent enforcement of HB 589, which requires, among other election integrity measures, that voters present a photo ID before casting a ballot
American Efficient Emerges From Stealth, Empowering Consumers to Fight Climate Change
American Efficient today emerges from an eighteen-month in-market beta period to announce the company’s official launch across millions of households. With a $2
Fortinet(R) and SRI Partner for Enhanced Network Security for Industrial Enterprises
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) – a global leader in high-performance network security – and SRI International, an independent, non-profit research and innovation center (www.sri.com), today announced that they have entered a strategic alliance agreement to collaborate on research relating to differentiated network security for Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems.
Judicial Watch and Allied Education Foundation File Amici Curiae Brief With U.S. Supreme Court in Support of Challenge to Obama NLRB Recess Appointments
Judicial Watch announced today that on November 25, 2013, it joined with the Allied Educational Foundation (AEF) in filing an amici curiae brief with the United States Supreme Court in support of a U.S
Transfluent First Language Translation Service to Launch in G-Cloud CloudStore
Transfluent (www.transfluent.com), the ultimate high-tech solution for language translations in social media, services and applications, today announced that its language localization software and service is now available in the UK government’s G-Cloud CloudStore
Top 10 Estate Planning Considerations to Complete Before Year-End
With the proposed tax reforms listed in President Obama’s budget, certain planning strategies are in the crosshairs and may not be around for long. McManus & Associates, an estate planning law firm based in the Tri-State Area, today released the latest chapter, “Top 10 Estate Planning Considerations to Complete before Year-End,” in its free Educational Focus Series
LaserLock Technologies Applauds Senate Passage of the Drug Quality and Security Act
LaserLock Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: LLTI), a company involved in authenticating products and people, today expressed its support of the Drug Quality and Security Act passed by the United States Senate.
Howard Schmidt Joins CyberUnited’s Board
CyberUnited, a leading insider threat security informatics company, today announced that former Cyber Security Coordinator to President Obama, Howard Schmidt, has joined CyberUnited’s board of directors. As a board member, Schmidt will draw on more than 20 years of security experience, to support CyberUnited’s innovative technology and potential among enterprises and government agencies.
Former White House Director and EPA Administrator Carol M. Browner Joins Opower Advisory Board
Opower, the global leader in customer engagement solutions for the utility industry, today announced that Carol M. Browner, former director of the White House Office of Energy and Climate Change Policy and former administrator of the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency, has joined its advisory board. Ms
Dr. Nic Lucas Launches Influencefaculty.com to Teach Maximizing Influence for Profit
Behavior change authority Nic Lucas, PhD has launched a new website for his consulting firm, Influence Faculty, that teaches how to maximize business influence for profit.
Founder of Global Leadership Adventures Recognized by President Obama
SAN DIEGO, CA–(Marketwired - November 07, 2013) - Fred Swaniker, Founder of Global Leadership Adventures, which facilitates service-learning and volunteer summer programs for teens, was recognized at the Young African Leaders Initiative Town Hall in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Reputation Management Expert Shares Social Media Lessons Learned from Halloween
JW Maxx Solutions is a leading online reputation management firm that specializes in creating positive media outcomes for growth-oriented companies.
Americans Overwhelmingly Support Critical Role of New-Business Creation in U.S. Economic Growth, Based on Results of Nationwide Harris Poll
In a ringing endorsement of the importance of new-business creation in the U.S. economy, an overwhelming 90 percent of Americans surveyed in an October 14-16 Harris nationwide poll agreed across the board that entrepreneurship is a fundamental driver of economic growth now and in the future.
(NYSE: PG) Today, Crest and Oral-B 3D White announced a global call-to-action inviting fans around the world to share the power and stories of their smiles. This global movement kicked off with the debut of Shakira’s SmileStory video at the exclusive Crest & Oral-B Blue & White Gala in Barcelona, Spain, and live streamed around the world.
The Allen Institute for Brain Science announced today that it contracted with imec, a nanoelectronics research center, to develop and manufacture a state-of-the-art sensor array for recording neural activity in animal brains
Judicial Watch Announces List of Washington’s “Ten Most Wanted Corrupt Politicians” for 2012
Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, today released its 2012 list of Washington’s “Ten Most Wanted Corrupt Politicians.” The list, in alphabetical order, includes:
Dry Fried Wing Company Issues Year-End Corporate Update
Dry Fried Wing Company (OTCQB: EEDG) announced today year-end updates including retention of the San Francisco based law firm, Gordon & Rees, LLP and its initial plans for the Grand Opening of Dry Fried Wings at “The Box” in Bethesda, MD.
Reform Rabbis Call on Citizens to Push for Stronger Gun Safety Enforcement and Legislation
In the wake of the tragic killings in Newtown, Connecticut, the world’s largest group of Jewish clergy, the Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR), calls upon its members in the U.S
Reasonable Spending Cuts Could Save the Small Business Administration and Millions of Jobs
The following is a statement by the American Small Business League:
Faith & Public Policy Institute Launches Moral Agenda to Eradicate Poverty
The U.S. Census Bureau utilizing the 2011 Supplemental Poverty Measure reported that 49.7 million Americans or 16% of the population (28% Hispanic, 26% Black, 17% Asian, and 14% White) now live below the poverty line, annual income of $22, 811 for a family of four as a result of the unemployment rate, house devaluations, and unprecedented foreclosures during the Great Recession
U.S. Thermal Coal Outlook: Demand Projected to Rise in 2013, but Mine Idlings and Closures Continue, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) – President Barack Obama was re-elected a month ago, but a frequent claim during the presidential campaign – that Obama was waging a “war on coal” – continues to echo throughout coal country. Tougher power plant regulations from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) (Washington, D.C
Budget-Saving Ideas for Businesses
Although President Obama’s 2013 budget supports more than $16 billion in small business loan guarantees and tax cuts, one of the biggest problems small businesses are currently facing is weak sales, says the National Federation of Independent Businesses. So, with a new budget year right around the corner, many businesses are combating lackluster sales by reducing operating expenses.
BluForest Inc.: Obama Vetoes E.U. Levied Carbon Tax on US Airlines
BluForest Inc. (OTCBB: BLUF) (OTCQB: BLUF) (“BluForest” or the “Company”), an emerging leader in the field of Carbon Trading and Renewable Energy notes that President Obama is still committed to reducing carbon energy in light of his signing a recent bipartisan bill vetoing a European Union carbon tax levied on US Airlines flying to Europe.
DeviceLock(R) Announces Support for President Obama’s Insider Threat Policy
DeviceLock, Inc., a worldwide leader in endpoint data loss prevention (DLP) software, today announced full support for President Obama’s National Insider Threat policy for IT Security
Presidential Election Breakdown: Millennials Moved Away From Obama
Generation Opportunity, the nation’s largest social media and grassroots organization connecting with 18-29 year olds, released data and analysis on young voters and the 2012 election
Young Voters Defy Conventional Wisdom: 2012 Election Analysis
Generation Opportunity, the nation’s largest social media and grassroots organization reaching out to young Americans ages 18-29, is releasing data and analysis on young voters and the 2012 election
Craig Jelinek, President and CEO of Costco Wholesale Corporation, Issued the Following Statement Today:
Craig Jelinek, President and CEO of Costco Wholesale Corporation (“Costco” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: COST) issued the following statement today:
Greenway Technology to Enter $65 Billion Alternative Lifestyle Tourism Market
GREENWAY TECHNOLOGY (the “Company”) (PINKSHEETS: GWYT) today announced that it, through its wholly owned subsidiary Andalusian Resort, will enter the $65 billion Gay and Lesbian tourism market.
Young Voters and the 2012 Election, the Top 3 Things to Know
Generation Opportunity, the nation’s largest social media and grassroots organization reaching out to young Americans ages 18-29, is releasing data and analysis on young voters and the 2012 election
AdSAM Emotional Response Predicts Outcome of Election and Adds Insights About Parties and Candidate Relationships
In an AdSAM/SenseUs™ Emotional Response Poll conducted in the last week of October, 2012, and released on November 3, SenseUS™ stated that President Barack Obama connected with Democrats and Independents while Congressmen Paul Ryan not former governor Mitt Romney captures the emotions of Republicans
President Obama to speak at a vigil for Connecticut school shooting victims
President Barack Obama to speak at a vigil for Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting Victims at Newtown, Connecticut
27 killed in one of the worst US gun rampage
18 children and seven adults including the gunman killed in the rampage