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Over the past several years, a number of states have worked with organizations including the National Research Council, National Science Teachers Association, and the American Association for the Advancement of Science to develop new standards for teaching science in public schools.
Seventeen states, along with the District of Columbia, have chosen to run their own 'SHOP' marketplaces to enable small businesses to buy health insurance for their employees, a new Commonwealth Fund-supported study finds.
Tuesday, April 1 is primary day in Washington, DC. However early voting starts on Monday, March 17 and continues through WASHINGTON, DC --Early Voting for the 2014 Primary Election begins on March 17th at One Judiciary Square.
The Obama administration has released numbers on enrollment in the Affordable Care Act exchanges -- but not how many of those people have actually paid.
The first black U.S. president, Barack Obama, appointed the first black U.S. attorney general, Eric H. Holder Jr., who wanted another black, Ronald C. Machen Jr., to be the U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia.
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Growing acceptance and legalization of same-sex marriages in the United States and around the globe will fuel the travel and hospitality industries and boost spending by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender consumers, experts say.7 Seventeen U.S. states and the District of Columbia, and a similar number of countries recognize gay unions.
Halfpenny Technologies was selected by Meridian Health Systems ACO Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Meridian Holdings, Inc. , as their exclusive partner for the management and exchange of laboratory data.
Not only does the gender wage gap have real staying power, but it's alive and kicking in all 50 states.
Tennessee is close to joining more than 20 states and the District of Columbia that have passed laws that add insulin to medications school staff may volunteer to be trained to administer.
A federal report released this week shows Colorado's health insurance marketplace was fourth-highest among the 15 state-run exchanges in private-insurance enrollments.
An annual study on public schools says North Caroilna still remains near the bottom when it comes to teacher pay.
Twenty states and the District of Columbia have passed medical marijuana laws legalizing the use and production of medical marijuana for qualifying patients under state law.
On Monday, April 11, 2011, I was one of 41 District residents arrested for protesting in front of a Senate office building the injustice of the lack of full home rule, full voting representation, and complete self-determination respected by the Congress of the United States.