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Hispanic advocacy organization denounces Trump's "poop-filled mouth". On Sunday, President Donald Trump tweeted that "DACA is probably dead." Hispanic advocacy organization denounces Trump's "poop-filled mouth". In reaction to the president's current view on DACA, the U.S. Hispanic Leadership ...
Batesville, In. -- Southern Indian Voices for children earned a $20,000 grant from National CASA and to facilitate volunteer classes and will soon open an office in the Batesville area. The cases of child abuse have more than doubled in the past two years for Jefferson County. Ripley County numbers have ...

The leaders of a homeless rights advocacy group plan to speak out Monday after about a dozen of the group's members were arrested in El Cajon for feeding the homeless on city property in defiance of a city ordinance. The arrests occurred Sunday afternoon at wells Park on East Madison Avenue next to ...
Mowry, who is on the science advisory board of the California-based advocacy group Project Coyote, says his project will continue pushing for a ban on the hunting contests. "Not everyone is in favor of trying to kill our way out of the problem." This article originally appeared in our January 2018 issue.
DeKALB -- DeKalb Stands, a women's rights and civil liberities advocacy group, will lead a panel discussion about the Affordable Care Act and its effects on DeKalb County. The panel discussion will feature a team of local healthcare leaders. The forum will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at ...
Kentucky became the first state approved to implement work requirements for Medicaid enrollees, according to Kaiser health news. Conservatives believe that the requirement can give individuals an incentive to work and eventually leave the program, while Democrats and other groups said it can cause ...

More than 115 health care organizations and advocacy groups recently signed a letter in support of pharmacy regulations that address direct and indirect remuneration (DIR) fees in a proposed Medicare Part D rule by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), according to a press release ...
The Arkansas United Community Coalition did not mince words on Friday when it responded to reports by Senator Dick Durbin that President Trump described African nations as "shithole countries" during a meeting about immigration with lawmakers. "He showed downright racism. He showed disrespect., and obviously, ...
A bill introduced in the state legislature is being touted as a "Teacher rights" bill. While supporter says the legislation would make teachers feel more empowered and protected from potentially violent students, detractors say that it could disproportionately impact students of color and those with ...
A Washington D.C.-based animal advocacy group sued two federal agencies this week, accusing them of ignoring public record requests as they push for Tilikum's full necropsy to get released. Tilikum, the whale at the center of the anti-captivity documentary "Blackfish" for killing a trainer, died Jan. 6, 2017 ...
Minneapolis (AP) -- A group that advocates for the Jewish community and fights anti-Semitism is being recognized by the FBI. The FBI announced Thursday that the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas is receiving the 2017 FBI director's Community Leadership Award.
Constant, sharp facial pain is a reality for Sally Balsamo. The Chicagoan has trigeminal neuralgia, a chronic pain condition that affects a nerve carrying sensation from the face to the brain, according to the Mayo Clinic. The condition can cause episodes of severe shooting or jabbing pain that can last a few ...
... the Trump Administration announced it is planning to revoke temporary protective status for about 200,000 Salvadorans who came to the United States after earthquakes devastated their country in 2001 -- they will have 18 months before they have to leave the country -- local immigrant advocacy groups, ...
The Fritz Pollard Alliance is calling on the NFL to investigate whether the Oakland Raiders violated the "Rooney Rule" when they hired Jon Gruden as coach. Fritz Pollard Alliance counsel Cyrus Mehri and N. Jeremi Duru issued a statement Wednesday expressing concern that Raiders owner Mark Davis came to an ...
The Repair Association, a nonprofit that advocates for "right to repair" legislation around the country, is mounting a lobbying push in 16 states that are considering such bills, according to Executive Director Gay Gordon-Byrne. The push comes as many states around the country begin their legislative ...
Expect a flood of pro-clean energy ballot initiatives to be floated in this year's midterm elections, at least if a new advocacy group called the Energy Future Project has its way. As the calendar turned to a new year, a group of solar veterans like Dan Rosen (founder of Mosaic), Abigail Ross Hopper (president ...

"We are humbled that the two preeminent global CF patient advocacy organizations share our view on the positive potential clinical impact of our CFTR modulators," Meenu Chhabra, Proteostasis' president and CEO, said in a press release. The company expects to begin dosing the trial participants in the ...
advocacy groups sue 49 Alabama sheriffs for withholding public records of leftover inmate food money. Posted 12:13 pm, ... ALABAMA -- Two advocacy groups have sued Alabama sheriffs who have allegedly denied public record requests about whether sheriffs have profited from jailhouse food programs.
Austin - After a flurry of sexual assault allegations in the Entertainment industry, government, and social media spurred the #MeToo campaign, the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault released guidelines in January for prevention strategies intended for schools and institutions. "We reached a ...
It might not be intuitive or comfortable to talk to a toddler about inappropriate touching or sexual abuse. Sarah Barnard said she certainly never would have thought to have those conversations if she wasn't the director of the child Advocacy Center of Cayuga County. But the statistics are staggering: ...
advocacy groups In Disbelief Over News That Salvadorans Must Leave ... decision to end Temporary Protected Status for 200,000 Salvadorans who have been in the country since 2001 after a massive earthquake has been met with disbelief by Latino advocacy groups in Connecticut and on Long island.
News of Dominion Energy's planned purchase of SCANA Corp. has grabbed the attention of many environmental and energy advocacy groups. Friends of the Earth, a 49-year-old network of environmental advocacy and activist groups, issued a statement Jan. 3 with a lengthy headline that included the ...
Cuomo's efforts to preserve the state's green spaces have the backing of Parks and Trails New York, an Albany-based advocacy group. The organization is also supporting Cuomo's plans to boost programs that combat climate change. The governor launched the $900 million NY Parks 2020 program in ...
Michigan residents should stop eating romaine lettuce until the cause of an E. coli outbreak is identified and the offending product is removed from store shelves, consumer advocacy group Consumer Reports says. The organization made announcement this week following an E. coli outbreak that sickened ...
Stand for children announced Friday that the national political advocacy organization is disbanding its Oklahoma affiliate after five years of operation. The Oklahoma outfit spent more than $2 million in support of the failed State Question 779, a ballot measure that would have added a 1-cent sales tax to ...
Public citizen led a group of more than 60 organizations Wednesday in a letter urging senators to reject President Donald Trump's HHS Secretary nominee Alex Azar ahead of his Senate Finance Committee hearing Tuesday. The groups argue Azar's stances on the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Medicaid ...
child advocacy groups launch ACE Interface Project. By: Daily Record Staff January 4, 2018. From left, Dr. Robert Anda, co-founder of ACE Interface; George Sherman, president of Cypress Group LLC; and Patricia Cronin, executive director of The Family Tree, attended the launch of the statewide ACE Interface Project.
Photographer Nan Goldin Launches Addiction advocacy group Targeting the Sackler Family, OxyContin billionaires and Prominent arts Donors. In an essay for Artforum, the photographer details her own struggle with OxyContin addition and her plan to hold the Sacklers accountable. Sarah Cascone ...
In September, the organization partnered with other advocacy groups, including Bikeable Communities, City Fabrick and Walk Long Beach, to bring a Community Pedestrian and bicycle Safety Training to Admiral Kidd Park in West Long Beach. This was another chance for attendees to learn how to ...
Mallard Cove's Men's Golf Association has donated $10,717 to the children's Advocacy Center, a division of Family and Youth Counseling Agency, Inc., according to a news release from Family and Youth. MOREAdditional LinksPoll. The golfers raised the money during the 40th annual Shine Flournoy Golf ...
Microsoft announced today that it will be launching a coalition called Connect Americans Now (CAN) to advocate for the FCC to eliminate regulatory hurdles that the group says are standing in the way of more widespread rural broadband deployment. In addition to Microsoft, the coalition's members include ...
Albuquerque, N.M. - 2017 was a deadly year on the road for motorcyclists, with fatal crashes a statistic already on the rise, according to officials with the New Mexico Motorcycle rights Organization. Advertisement. Whether it's because of the unusually mild weather, distracted drivers or lack of ...
Animals 24-7, described as a "nonporfit online newspaper and information service covering the humane community worldwide" has publish an article about the Hyannis PetSmart dog attack that has dominated local news the past few days. The article, " 'Second Chance' pit bull mauls pit advocate groomer ...
Albuquerque, N.M. - Sometimes it's hard to tell if the noise you're hearing outside is the crack of fireworks or of a gunshot. Advertisement. Cheryl Haase, with the New Mexico chapter of Moms Demand Action, said it never seems to unfold a different way: Every year, some revelers ring in the new year ...
As the 2018 election campaign is set to begin in earnest, a leading gay-rights advocacy group has some advice for Pennsylvania office-seekers: Don't ... It's not uncommon for advocacy groups to release polling data favorable to their position, and other polling, like a Gallup survey released in May, has ...
Anecdotal stories of date rape drugs being slipped into bar-goers drinks have been circulating around Juneau. Listen now. Local law enforcement and an advocacy agency haven't flagged a clear trend yet. But it only takes a second for a sexual predator to turn your night - and your world - upside down.
The LGBT advocacy group said one-in-three, or 16 of the 59 nominees that Trump has put forth since taking office, have anti-LGBT records, including Leonard Steven Grasz who was recently confirmed to 8th Circuit Court of Appeals. Grasz was rated "not qualified" by the American Bar Association out of ...
Two advocacy groups are suing the U.S. military for records pertaining to sexual assault and the military justice system. Protect Our Defenders and the Connecticut veterans Legal Center filed a lawsuit with a Connecticut federal court on Wednesday against the Department of Defense and the Department ...
China challenge puts pressure on PH telcos: advocacy group ... MANILA - The looming entry of a Chinese telecommunications firm puts pressure on the country's two dominant carriers to improve their services, an internet advocacy group said Thursday. Globe Telecom and PLDT Inc have the capacity to ...
Moscow (Sputnik) - The bombing attack targeting the Afghan Voice news agency on Thursday is the latest effort from terrorists trying to silence the media in Afghanistan, which raised awareness among the general public about increasing terrorist acts in the country, a Kabul-based media advocacy group ...
A local sexual assault advocacy group, S(HE) Will Fade, took the stage on December 6th and delivered a hair-raising performance. We followed S(he) Will Fade , a group of young men and women united in standing up against sexual violence for the last four months to document their process on tackling ...
H.Res.69, the DIPG Awareness Resolution, is a simple House Resolution which raises awareness to the realities of diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, perhaps the most-deadly pediatric brain cancer. It also raises awareness to general pediatric cancer and brain cancer statistics, the leading cause of death in ...
education advocacy group Norwalk ACTS names board of directors. By Kaitlyn ... The education advocacy group began in 2005 and has functioned as part of the national StriveTogether Cradle to Career Network since 2011 under the umbrella of Stepping Stones Museum for children since 2014. Norwalk ...
China challenge puts pressure on PH telcos: advocacy group ... MANILA - The looming entry of a Chinese telecommunications firm puts pressure on the country's two dominant carriers to improve their services, an internet advocacy group said Thursday. Globe Telecom and PLDT Inc have the capacity to ...
Former President Barack Obama was treated to some Christmas cheer when a women's advocacy group welcomed him back to his native Hawaii with a few carols outside his holiday villa. "We got our group together on Saturday and went with our pussy hats and Santa hats and proceeded to Christmas ...
The LGBT advocacy group said one-in-three, or 16 of the 59 nominees that Trump has put forth since taking office, have anti-LGBT records, including Leonard Steven Grasz who was recently confirmed to 8th Circuit Court of Appeals. Grasz was rated "not qualified" by the American Bar Association out of ...
As part of efforts to inspire women to grow in their chosen profession, female business executives have converged on Lagos to form a support group for women in the manufacturing sector. It was learnt that the group, which is called Women in Manufacturing in Africa (WIM Africa), unveiled in Lagos will help ...
Barnes & Noble will donate part of its net sales today to the Contra Costa branch of the American Association of University women. By Rowena Coetsee | rcoetsee@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group. PUBLISHED: December 18, 2017 at 11:24 am | UPDATED: December 18, 2017 at 11:38 am. ANTIOCH ...
The California Charter schools Association won't be supporting renewal of a San Diego charter school which it says is not meeting academic achievement standards. Epiphany Prep Charter San Diego, in San Diego's Encanto neighborhood south of Lemon Grove, was one of five schools throughout the ...


 

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