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  1. James Kevin Wholey, Partner, Phillips Lytle LLP to Speak at KC's EventRead the original story

    15 hrs ago |

    New York, NY, November 26, 2015 -- -- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that James Kevin Wholey, Partner, Phillips Lytle LLP will speak at the Knowledge Group's webcast entitled: "The Directorate of Defense Trade Controls Proposal: Significant International Traffic In Arms Regulations Amendment Live Webcast." This event is scheduled for March 1, 2016 from 3:00pm 5:00pm .


  2. Anacostia in Southeast D.C. is emerging at lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... becomes reality, the pillars of the old bridge over the Anacostia River will be used to connect Anacostia to Capitol Hill with an innovative pedestrian area that has been compared to Manhattan's extremely popular High Line. Unsurprisingly, housing ...


  3. Richard Bammer: GOP brinksmanship: Whistling past the graveyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2013 | The Reporter

    ... has been of little value. Or certainly a rudimentary knowledge of the U.S. Constitution that lawmakers on Capitol Hill should have in regard to the latest scary political stalemates in Washington, D.C., the partial government shutdown and raising ...


  4. Midday open thread: 2015 will be hottest year ever, until 2016; Woodrow Wilson's racist impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    ... Fight For $15 movement: It's made its way from the McDonald's hamburger joints back home to their own cozy Capitol Hill dining room. The cooks and waiters working for a catering company that operates the Senate restaurant are speaking up for better ...


  5. Bad Medicine: Pfizer's Offshore Tax Trick Just Latest of ManyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    ... wants the same kind of rule changes . But thanks to the locust swarm of corporate lobbyists that descend on Capitol Hill whenever a favored tax break is in jeopardy, the bills have languished so far. Conservatives are doing their bidding. Let's use ...


  6. Blowback, money & the Washington War Party, by @Gaius_PubliusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wilson's Almanac

    ... legislative branch. So restore Ike's deleted reference to the pork barrels and Sunday afternoon warriors of Capitol Hill and toss in the legions of beltway busybodies that constituted the civilian branches of the cold war armada (CIA, State, AID ...


  7. Airbnb claims that it's good for D.C., but some say it needs to be regulatedRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... how much support it will get in the council. Council member Charles Allen (D-Ward 6), whose ward includes the Capitol Hill neighborhood and who sits on the committee that would hold the hearing, said he would have trouble supporting the bill as it ...


  8. Demoted VA workers could get even more moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... Paul Regional Office Director Kimberly Graves appear Nov. 2, 2015, at a Veterans Affairs Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. WASHINGTON - In an ironic twist, Department of Veterans Affairs officials may pay thousands of dollars to move ...


  9. CalPERS Reveals Long-Awaited Carried Interest FeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... to come." Washington, DC reporter Erika Morphy goes deep inside the DC power scene to explore the link between Capitol Hill and your assets. Erika Morphy has been a financial journalist for 20 years. She's been covering the capital markets for ALM ...


  10. Federal Lawmakers Apply Pressure to Eliminate DEA FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | High Times

    Days after a legion of activists and federal lawmakers petitioned to have DEA acting chief, Chuck Rosenberg, tarred and feathered in the streets of Washington D.C. for calling medical marijuana " a joke ," a mob of influential bruisers on Capitol Hill have stepped up to clobber the agency while they are down. Congressman Ted Lieu and a band of like-minded House members submitted a letter last week calling for leadership to support the elimination of funds used by the DEA to operate its controversial marijuana eradication program.


  11. John Paulson Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CNN

    John Alfred Paulson, president of Paulson & Co., Inc, attend the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee at a Capitol Hill hearing on the topic of 'The Regulation of Hedge Funds' on November 13, 2008 in Washington, DC.


  12. Operation Lifesaver Board of Directors elects new officers for upcoming termRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Operation Lifesaver, Inc. Board of Directors has elected members and officers for the two-year term that begins January 1, 2016. William 'Bill' Barringer, railroad consultant and former director of grade crossing safety at Norfolk Southern Corporation, was re-elected chairman of the board.


  13. Texas student arrested over clock 'mistaken for bomb' seeks $15 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Times of Oman

    In this October 20, 2015 file photo Ahmed Mohamed, a 14-year-old high school student who was arrested after he brought a homemade clock to his Irving, Texas high school to show his teachers and was later accused of having a "hoax bomb", speaks during a press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Photo - AFP Dallas: The family of a Texas teenager arrested for bringing a homemade clock that was mistaken for a bomb to school demanded $15 million in damages and an apology from the city of Irving and its schools to avoid a lawsuit, lawyers said on Monday.


  14. Ipc Pac Website, Campaign bolsters pro-manufacturing candidates.Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 19 | ThomasNet

    To educate policy makers on issues affecting electronics manufacturing industry, IPC launched IPC Political Action Committee website and recruitment campaign. IPC PAC supports pro-manufacturing candidates based on their positions on key policy issues, including environment, STEM education, R&D investment, regulatory reform, and tax.


  15. The Untold History of Postwar Washington's Nightlife | People & Politics | WashingtonianRead the original story

    Monday Nov 23 |

    ... Roads or the Dixie Pig, a ways farther out. But locals in search of something fancier came to the Quonset. Capitol Hill types may have been slumming, but for folks who lived nearby, the club represented a step up - a joint on the outskirts of town ...


  16. Washington D.C. LDS Stake celebrates 75 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Deseret News

    ... media and a large interfaith arena, the weekend's events included the dedication of a new meetinghouse - the Capitol Hill Ward chapel, which is a part of the Suitland Maryland Stake. During a special meeting Sunday night, President Nelson dedicated ...


  17. Late Edition with Tim ConstantineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Washington Times

    Tim Constantine hosts "The Capitol Hill Show" every weekday from Washington, D.C., broadcasting to listeners all across the United States.


  18. Clinton Proposes Tax Break For CaregiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | CBS Local

    Democratic presidential candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton takes her seat prior to testifying before the House Select Committee on Benghazi October 22, 2015 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. CLINTON, Iowa - Pledging to invest in the "caring economy," Hillary Rodham Clinton proposed a new tax break Sunday for people caring for aging parents and grandparents. The Democratic presidential candidate touted her latest proposal at a town hall-style meeting in Iowa Sunday.


  19. Support for D.C. statehood at record highRead the original story

    Monday Nov 23 | The Washington Post

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  20. Companies, producers rise to meet consumer demand for animal welfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | FoodNavigator

    Food and beverage manufacturers and suppliers are rising to meet the increasing consumer demand for humanely produced animal products - a trend which the American Humane Association celebrated last week on Capitol Hill in Washington. "We are here today to celebrate and give thanks to those who are working to build a better world - a better world for people and animals by committing to and advancing the humane treatment of farm animals in food production," Robin Ganzert, president and CEO of the American Humane Association, told politicians and their staff, farmers, food producers and leaders in the farm animal movement at a briefing Nov. 19 in Washington, DC.


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