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Published: Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:28:02 EST

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Spinoff 2017 Shows How NASA Technology Makes a Difference on Earth

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:10:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has released its Spinoff 2017 publication, which takes a close look at 50 different companies that are using NASA technology – innovations developed by NASA, with NASA funding, or under a contract with the agency – in products that...



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Census Bureau Releases 2016 Determinations for Section 203 of the Voting Rights Act

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:51:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Census Bureau released today a list of 263 jurisdictions across the nation that must provide language assistance during elections for groups of citizens who are unable to speak or understand English adequately enough to...



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Census Bureau to Host Webinar on Release of 2011-2015 American Community Survey Statistics

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:36:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- What:  The U.S. Census Bureau will hold a webinar on Dec. 5 from 1 to 2 p.m. in advance of the Dec. 8 release of the American Community Survey five-year statistics collected from 2011 to 2015. The webinar will show participants...



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CDC Reports Winnable Battles Results

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:25:00 EST

(image) ATLANTA, Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today released the final report on the Winnable Battles program, an effort to make the biggest health impact for the most Americans in the shortest time. Winnable Battles took on seven...



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Regina Hopper, President and CEO of ITS America, statement on the nomination by President-elect Donald Trump of Elaine Chao as Secretary of Transportation

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:04:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "ITS America congratulates Elaine Chao on her nomination as Secretary of Transportation, and we look forward to working with her to shape the next generation of transportation investments driven by technology. ITS America seeks to...



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America's SBDC awarded a $2.9M Grant from the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs for the Small Business Network of Americas (SBNA) Partnership Program

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:00:00 EST

(image) BURKE, Va., Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's SBDC is leading an international initiative to strengthen and connect over 4,000 small business service providers in countries throughout the Americas which together serve more than 2 million businesses. For the SBNA...



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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for December 5: Prohibition Ends

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:01:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: PROHIBITION ENDS Profile America — Monday, December 5th. After nearly 14 eventful years, Prohibition ended on this date in 1933, and Americans were...



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Statement by FMCS Director Allison Beck on a Tentative Labor Agreement Between the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra and Musicians

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:43:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FMCS Director Allison Beck issued the following statement today on the announcement of a tentative agreement between the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Association and the American Federation of Musicians, Local 72-147: "The...



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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for December 4: Automated Parking

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:01:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: AUTOMATED PARKING Profile America — Sunday, December 4th. Black Friday is behind us, but the holiday shopping season continues to build. People...



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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for December 3: First Coed College

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:01:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST COED COLLEGE Profile America — Saturday, December 3rd. Colleges and universities with both male and female students are the norm today. But in...



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NASA Administrator Statement on ESA's Commitment to Space Station

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:25:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on ESA's (European Space Agency's) decision to continue its operations aboard the International Space Station: "I'm excited all the International Space Station...



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NASA Sets Coverage for Briefings, Launch of Small Satellite Constellation

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:00:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The launch of NASA's Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) spacecraft is scheduled for 8:24 a.m. EST Monday, Dec. 12. News briefings, live launch commentary, photo opportunities and other media events will be held at nearby...



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FAIR Reacts to Mike McCaul as Potential DHS Nominee: Next DHS Secretary will Need to Implement Real Border and Immigration Security Immediately

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:32:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The next Secretary of Homeland Security will be faced with the enormous challenge of undoing the Obama administration's eight-year effort to dismantle U.S. immigration enforcement capabilities at the same time that the nation is facing a...



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FDA approves Jardiance to reduce cardiovascular death in adults with type 2 diabetes

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:08:00 EST

(image) SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved a new indication for Jardiance (empagliflozin) to reduce the risk of cardiovascular death in adult patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease....



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NASA Announces Early Stage Innovation Space Technology Research Grants

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:47:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 2, 2016 NASA has selected 13 university-led proposals for the study of innovative, early stage technologies that address high priority needs of America's space program. The Early Stage Innovations (ESI) grants from NASA's Space Technology Research Grants Program are...



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Census Bureau to Host Webinar on Release of 2011-2015 American Community Survey Statistics

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:04:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- What: The U.S. Census Bureau will hold a webinar on Dec. 5 from 1 to 2 p.m. in advance of the Dec. 8 release of the American Community Survey five-year statistics collected from 2011 to 2015. The webinar will show participants...



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Census Bureau's National Advisory Committee Adds Four New Members

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:53:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Census Bureau has announced four new members to serve on its National Advisory Committee (NAC). This committee consists of 32 members who work on topics such as language, the aging and hard-to-reach populations, race and...



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Chad Karges Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award at Department of the Interior

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:42:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the National Wildlife Refuge Association presented its Theodore Roosevelt Lifetime Achievement Award to Chad Karges, Project Leader at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) in Oregon in recognition of his steadfast leadership and...



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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for December 2: Splitting the Atom

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:01:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: SPLITTING THE ATOM Profile America — Friday, December 2nd. One of the most important technological breakthroughs was made on this date in 1942, one...



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Family Research Council Statement on House Select Panel Referring Planned Parenthood for Criminal Prosecution

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:02:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The House Energy & Commerce Committee's Select Investigative Panel announced today they have referred Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast for criminal prosecution by the Texas Attorney General. The announcement followed an investigation...



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