In a hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee Wednesday, John Kerry and administration officials defended the Iran nuclear agreement for the second straight day. "They will not get a weapon," he said, as Mike Rounds, a Republican...Show More Summary
The Obama administration, through the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, has extended the period in which new Somalian refugees...
WASHINGTON -- The government has launched a price-gouging investigation into five airlines that allegedly increased airfare after an Amtrak crash in Philadelphia halted rail service in May, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx saidShow More Summary
During May’s observance of Hepatitis Awareness Month, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) launched a new viral hepatitis resource page designed to support health centers’ viral hepatitis prevention and care services. Show More Summary
A new report by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) shows a significant decline in the level of past month (current) underage alcohol consumption, as well as a drop in underage binge drinking. The report shows that level of current underage drinking among those aged 12 to 20 decreased from 28.8 […]
By Kanya D’Almeida | (Inter Press Service) | – – UNITED NATIONS (IPS) – According to new data released by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Tuesday, globally averaged temperatures…
The administration of New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio is dropping plans to cap the number of new drivers added by Uber and similar services. Under a new agreement, the city will conduct a four-month study on how these services affect traffic congestion in New York. Show More Summary
The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has "clarified" requirements for individuals becoming naturalized citizens by...
Four leading feed safety assurance scheme holders agreed to harmonise requirements for purchasing feed ingredients and services at national, European and international level to simplify administration and share best practice. It should be ready before the end of next year.
Marilynn Tavenner, former chief of Medicare and Medicaid services in the Obama administration, is now a lobbyist for health insurance companies.
The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) has announced a grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) that will support state medical and osteopathic boards in establishing a Commission to administer the new Interstate Medical Licensure Compact and to develop requirements for its technical infrastructure.
After allegedly failing to provide the state with information about its drivers and whether the company was treating customers fairly, an administrative law judge for the California Public Utility Commission (CPUC) says that Uber should pay a $7.3 million fine and face suspension of its operating license in the state. A 2013 decision [PDF] by the CPUC created … [More]
U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters / Taylor Lednum/GSA The General Services Administration (GSA) granted us a rare look at a Level 5 security campus, the new U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters, at the restored St. Elizabeth's Hospital in southeast Washington, D.C. Show More Summary
The Twitter account of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s administration was hacked on Tuesday and its most recent tweets should be ignored as they are fake, the presidential press service said.
Today the Obama administration’s Department of Health and Human Services has issued a final “accommodation” rule concerning their Obamacare abortion-drug, contraception, female sterilization mandate that has brought so many religious organizations to Court, as well as business owners. Show More Summary
The American Medical Group Association (AMGA) supports the nomination of Andy Slavitt as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
Save the Date: Inaugural International Conference on Taxpayer Rights: The Bedrock of Tax Administration in Washington, D.C. on November 18-19, 2015: The National Taxpayer Advocate of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service is convening the Inaugural International Conference on Taxpayer Rights in Washington, D.C. This ground breaking conference will explore how...
The US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has chosen four astronauts to provide crew transportation services to and from the International Space Station, NASA Administrator Charles Bolden said in a press release on Thursday.
It is inevitable that administrative assistants have to deal with rude clients or even impolite employees on the job. Administrative assistants must provide service with a smile and cope with challenges creatively. They should handle...Show More Summary
Here’s something Patriots fans will love to hear: Another Jets employee is joining the league office. But Rod Graves, the NFL’s new senior V.P. of football administration and club services, only spent a year or so in New York. He previously served as G.M. of the Cardinals. Per a league source, the NFL has hired…