Posts Tagged ‘State’

Twitter Roasts Ben Carson For Saying Poverty Is A ‘State Of Mind’

People on Twitter took Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson to task after he said that poverty was a “state of mind.” The neurosurgeon, who previously caught heat for suggesting that slaves who were brought to America were “immigrants,” made the controversial comment during a SiriusXM Radio interview with Armstrong Williams released Wednesday. Listen […]

New York State Will Cover Breast Milk Donations For Preemies From Low-Income Families

New York recently became the latest state to cover breast milk donations for babies from low-income families. On April 9, the New York State Legislature approved the 2017-18 state budget, which includes a provision granting Medicaid coverage for donor breast milk to premature babies in the NICU. The measure received bipartisan support. “We are putting […]

Seth Meyers: Fox News Is ‘The Closest Thing We Have To State TV’

Seth Meyers took aim at Fox News’ “sycophantic coverage” of President Donald Trump’s administration on Wednesday night. The “Late Night” host noted how the right-leaning network regularly gave Trump “glowing, unquestioning coverage” in exchange for “unparalleled access. ”It’s “the closest thing we have to state TV,” said Meyers. Highlighting how Trump often tweets recommendations for the […]

Of Plate, State And The Calculus Of Hope

In my customary purview- nutrition, public health, disease prevention- I have had cause to lament periodically the apparent hegemony of Newton’s third law. For every silly action we’ve taken over recent decades to address the effects of badly constituted diet on weight and health, we have appended an opposing, but comparably misguided reaction. Believe it or not, […]

A Wandering Mind Isn’t Just A Distraction. It May Be Your Brain’s Default State.

Even if you don’t consider yourself a daydreamer, you probably spend a lot of time in a state of mental wandering ― it’s natural for your mind to drift away from the present moment when you’re in the shower, walking to work or doing the dishes.  In recent years, scientists have been paying a lot more attention […]

Bernie Sanders Spotted At The Golden State Warriors Game

Bernie Sanders, a politician, was spotted at the Golden State Warriors’ Game 7 game against the Oklahoma City Thunder for the right to get to the NBA Finals on Monday night. Sanders is one of two people in the world running to become the Democratic nominee for President of the United State of America. The […]

Hawaii May Become The First State To Help Farms Go Organic

Hawaii has become the first U.S. state to approve tax credits for organic farmers, a huge potential boost for the industry. A bill now awaiting Gov. David Ige’s signature would provide farmers up to $ 50,000 in tax credits to help offset the costs of getting certified as organic by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The […]

Free Discount Cards Donated to Texas Department State Health Services by Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Oregon Set To Become First Coal-Free State

Oregon lawmakers have approved legislation to eliminate coal from the state’s electrical supply by 2035, the first U.S. state to do so. The bill, called the Clean Electricity and Coal Transition plan, commits the state to doubling its use of renewable energy, including solar and wind, to 50 percent by 2040. The measure makes Oregon the first […]

Free Discount Cards Donated to Ga. Dept. Of Corrections & Rogers State Prison by Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Obama: U.S. ‘Will Not Relent’ In Islamic State Campaign

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — President Barack Obama said Sunday that the United States and its international partners “will not relent” in the fight against the Islamic State group and that the world would not accept the extremists’ attacks on civilians in Paris and elsewhere as the “new normal.” “The most powerful tool we have […]

The State House Inn, An Ascend Collection Hotel, Springfield,IL

The State House Inn, An Ascend Collection Hotel, Springfield,IL Hotel Features: One of the area’s most popular hotels among Priceline guests, the seven-story State House Inn has a mid-century modern vibe. Part of the Ascend Collection of boutique or classic hotels, it impresses guests right away with the lobby’s low-slung furnishings around the minimalist fireplace. […]

Annual Report of the New Hampsire State Tax Commission Volume 7

Annual Report of the New Hampsire State Tax Commission Volume 7 This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: …method of taxing forest areas in New Hampshire has upon […]

Hawaii Governor Declares Homelessness ‘State Of Emergency’

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Gov. David Ige has declared a state of emergency to deal with the state’s homelessness crisis just days after city and state officials cleared one of the nation’s largest homeless encampments. The move will help the state speed up the process of building a homeless shelter for families, and the state […]

The Condom State of Mind

How do you react during stressful moments? Questions keep popping in your head. Due to the rapid stream of random thoughts, you feel like banging your head on the wall. Your mind starts building complications by inflating the small issues in life. Never underestimate these small issues in your life. They give birth to big […]

Writing West Virginia: Place, People, And Poverty In Contemporary Literature From The Mountain State

Writing West Virginia: Place, People, And Poverty In Contemporary Literature From The Mountain State With their stirring depictions of a proud people striving for fulfillment in a land of natural beauty and economic hardship, West Virginia authors have produced a body of work that is worthy of study and of celebration. In Writing West Virginia, […]

Clintons Personally Paid State Department Staffer To Maintain Server

Hillary Rodham Clinton and her family personally paid a State Department staffer to maintain the private e-mail server she used while heading the agency, according to an official from Clinton’s presidential campaign. — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be […]

Fire At Washington State Planned Parenthood Ruled Arson

Sept 4 (Reuters) – A fire that badly damaged a Planned Parenthood building in Washington state early on Friday was caused by arson, local officials said. The blaze was set around 3:30 a.m. local time and caused extensive damage to the front of the structure in Pullman, the Pullman Fire Department said in a news […]

Watch Chris Christie Get Confronted At The Iowa State Fair

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) seemed unfazed when he was interrupted multiple times during an appearance on the Des Moines Register soapbox at the Iowa State Fair on Saturday. The protesters took issue with Christie’s stance on immigration, campaign financing and a bill he vetoed last year that would have banned farmers from using […]

First Near-Fully Formed Brain Grown In Lab, Ohio State Scientists Say

Scientists at Ohio State University say they’ve grown the first near-complete human brain in a lab.  The brain organoid, if licensed for commercial lab use, could help speed research for neurological diseases and disorders, like Alzheimer’s and autism, Rene Anand, an Ohio State professor who worked on the project, said in a statement Tuesday, “The power of […]

Presidential Hopefuls Ham It Up At Iowa State Fair

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — As Hillary Rodham Clinton walked among the booths of funnel cakes and corn dogs at the Iowa State Fair, trailed by a massive pack of media and onlookers, Donald Trump’s helicopter circled the fairgrounds in the air above. That’s as close as Clinton and Trump’s massive entourages came at the state […]

The Power of Persistence: Failure Is Not a Permanent State

Ever been motivated by a thought that changed your life? Publishing executive Eric Zimmerman was, and he launched a life of innovation as a result. A few years ago, Zimmerman was listening to an architect’s passionate speech about the importance of green construction and why he followed this path: one day, the speaker said, he […]

Hawaii To Be The First State To Raise Smoking Age To 21

HONOLULU (AP) – Hawaii’s governor has signed a bill to make his state the first to raise the legal smoking age to 21. The measure aims to prevent adolescents from smoking, buying or possessing both traditional and electronic cigarettes. Gov. David Ige signed it into law Friday. Dozens of local governments have similar bans, including […]

More Than 10,000 Islamic State Militants Killed During 9-Month Campaign, U.S. Says

PARIS, June 3 (Reuters) – More than 10,000 Islamic State fighters have been killed since the international coalition started its campaign against the militant group nine months ago in Iraq and Syria, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Wednesday. Speaking after the coalition met in Paris, he said there had been a […]

State Department Won’t Release Hillary Clinton’s Emails Until January 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department has proposed releasing portions of 55,000 pages of emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton by next January. The department made the proposal in a federal court filing Monday night, in a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit by Vice News. In the filing, John F. Hackett, who […]

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Kent State and the Frisbee Revolution

Thinking I’d write a piece on the 45th anniversary of the deaths at Kent State, I realized I’d already written it – five years ago. There’s not a lot I’d change in this, although there’s some comfort in the knowledge that unemployment has dropped from the 9.9 percent of 2010 cited below. In retrospect, my […]

Catching Up with the Curator: The Obama State China Service

For a new state china service, First Lady Michelle Obama wanted it to have modern elements, but also for it to be practical, in the sense that it would be complementary to the preceding historic state services. The Obama State China Service consists of eleven-piece place settings for 320. Mrs. Obama sought a different color […]

Who Cares?: Womens Work, Childcare, and Welfare State Redesign

Who Cares?: Womens Work, Childcare, and Welfare State Redesign By focusing on childcare and systematically comparing national experiences in Belgium, France, Italy, Sweden, and the European Union, Who Cares? provides detailed information on recent social policies and a clear perspective on welfare state redesign. Many countries have now designed childcare policies to reconcile family and […]

The President Honors the 2015 College Football Playoff National Champion Ohio State Buckeyes

President Obama delivers remarks honoring The Ohio State University Buckeyes, the 2015 College Football Playoff National Champion. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced […]

Trail To The Chief: The 2016 State Of The Race Edition

The 2016 State of the Race Edition It’s spring, and it’s time for the quadrennial launching of presidential campaigns. “Launching” used to be exclusively a live theatrical moment, akin to smashing a bottle of Dom Perignon against a battleship or raising the curtain on a one-man (or one-woman) Broadway play. But this year the live, […]

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence Overrides State Law To Authorize Needle-Exchange Program

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence overrode state law and his own anti-drug policies Thursday to authorize a short-term needle-exchange program designed to help contain HIV infections in a rural county where more than six dozen cases have been reported, all of them tied to intravenous drug use. Pence issued an executive order declaring […]

Women & Canadian Welfare State

Women & Canadian Welfare State Canadians Can No Longer Expect As Much From Their Governments. Rights formerly guaranteed by our ‘welfare state’ are disappearing. Social spending has been cut drastically in an attempt to combat recession, globalization and restructuring, and the deficit. The decline of the welfare state poses special risks for women. The policies, […]

Petraeus: The Islamic State Isn’t Our Biggest Problem In Iraq

General David Petraeus, who commanded U.S. troops during the 2007-2008 surge, was back in Iraq last week for the first time in more than three years. Politics – The Huffington Post SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription […]

Women and the Canadian Welfare State: Challenges and Change

Women and the Canadian Welfare State: Challenges and Change Canadians can no longer expect as much from their governments. Rights formerly guaranteed by our ''welfare state'' are disappearing. Social spending has been cut drastically in an attempt to combat recession, globalization and restructuring, and the deficit.The decline of the welfare state poses special risks for […]

MAP: Find Out What Exports Mean for Business in Your Home State

"Export" — a rather formal word for such an important piece of our economic strength, and our daily lives. Think about it: When you're browsing eBay or Etsy, or perusing a small business in your community, you may be shopping with business owners who sell their products to consumers across the globe. Those exports have […]

‘Jihadi John’: The Islamic State Killer Behind The Mask Is A Young Londoner

The world knows him as “Jihadi John,” the masked man with a British accent who has beheaded several hostages held by the Islamic State and who taunts audiences in videos circulated widely online. Politics – The Huffington Post SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost […]

An Open Letter to Gov.Nikki Haley and the South Carolina House of Representatives Regarding the Closure of South Carolina State University

To Gov. Nimrata “Nikki” Haley and the South Carolina House of Representatives: “We are loyal sons and daughters Proud to own the name we bear For the truth that thou has taught us Ready all to do and dare –South Carolina State University alma mater In 1872, seven years after the Civil War, South Carolina […]

California Cancer Patient Sues State For Right To Doctor-Assisted Death

By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES, Feb 11 (Reuters) – A 53-year-old California woman suffering from leukemia sued the state’s attorney general and San Francisco’s top prosecutor on Wednesday seeking the right for physicians to aid the terminally ill in taking their own lives. The lawsuit asks San Francisco Superior Court to “clarify” that a California […]

Rep. Alcee Hastings Says Old Texas Dildo Law Shows The State Is ‘Crazy’

A Florida congressman is not backing off his assertion that Texas is a “crazy state,” and he’s now citing an old law restricting dildos to make his case. “One of their cities has a law that says that women can only have six dildos, and the certain size of things,” Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.) told […]

Welch Allyn Soft Terrycloth Headbands for Solid State Portable Headlight, 10/cs

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Map: Here’s How the President’s Actions on Immigration Will Impact Your State

"Passions still fly on immigration, but surely we can all see something of ourselves in the striving young student, and agree that no one benefits when a hardworking mom is snatched from her child, and that it’s possible to shape a law that upholds our tradition as a nation of laws and a nation of […]

So, That Happened: Congress Delivered Its State Of Disarray

So, that happened: This week, President Barack Obama delivered his sixth State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress now completely controlled by his opposition. The Huffington Post’s Sabrina Siddiqui was there, and she joins us to discuss the oration and the reaction. Listen to this week’s “So, That Happened” below: * […]

Meet Victor Fugate, a Guest of the First Lady at the State of the Union

Victor Fugate is joining the First Lady as a guest at the 2015 State of the Union Address on January 20. Watch it live at 9 pm ET here: www.whitehouse.gov/sotu   VIctor Fugate Three years ago, right after Victor and his wife had their first child, Victor found himself unemployed. Living in Kansas City, Missouri, he […]

Email from Vice President Joe Biden: “The State of the Union”

Last night, Vice President Joe Biden sent a message to the White House email list, letting readers know that the very best place to watch the State of the Union is at WhiteHouse.gov/SOTU. Didn't get it? Make sure you sign up for email updates here. We're heading to the Capitol this Tuesday, where President Obama will […]

Get Ready: President Obama’s State of the Union Address is Three Days Away

Three days from today on Tuesday, January 20, President Obama will head to the U.S. Capitol to speak to the nation in his sixth State of the Union address. The State of the Union is a tradition that dates back to the founding of America. The annual State of the Union address gives presidents a chance […]

Being Biden Vol. 19: The State of the Union

In this edition of Being Biden, the audio series that gives you an inside look at the vice presidency, Vice President Joe Biden recounts his experience with past State of the Union addresses — and highlights what will make this 2015 speech so special. He reflected on a photo where he's leading the Senate — Republicans […]

Weekly Address: State of the Union Is This Tuesday

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Jan. 15, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) In this week's address, the President recounted the stories of letter writers from around the country who will be joining him when he delivers his annual State of the Union […]

Weekly Address: State of the Union Is this Tuesday

In this week’s address, the President recounted the stories of letter writers from around the country who will be joining him when he delivers his annual State of the Union Address this Tuesday. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of […]

State of the YOUnion: YouTube Creators Interview President Obama Live from the White House

Every year since 2010, we’ve invited people around the country to ask President Obama their questions after his State of the Union address. You’ve asked about everything from the economy, to immigration reform, to the Affordable Care Act… and even suggestions on baby names.  After President Obama addresses the nation on Tuesday, January 20, he’s […]

Get Ready: President Obama’s 2015 State of the Union Address

President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address in the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Jan. 28, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon) On Tuesday, January 20 at 9pm ET, President Obama will deliver his sixth State of the Union Address. This year there will be more […]

The Road to State of the Union: Can You Answer This One Question?

In less than two weeks, the President will deliver the State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress. The State of the Union is a tradition that's as old as the presidency itself — but here's something we haven't always been able to do: Ask you, the American people, what you'd like […]

You’re Invited: The 2015 State of the Union Social

On Tuesday, January 20, President Obama will deliver his sixth State of the Union address from the Capitol — and right now, you have the chance to participate live from the White House. Today, we're announcing the White House's fourth-annual State of the Union Social — a chance for our social media followers to join […]

The Road to the State of the Union (Spoiler Alert)

Note: This post first appeared on the platform Medium. You can read that post here. In two weeks, President Obama will deliver his seventh State of the Union address (technically, it’s his sixth, because the first one isn’t considered a State of the Union for whatever reason, but avert your eyes Politifact). This year, President Obama is […]

Republicans In State Governments Plan Juggernaut Of Conservative Legislation

Legislators in the 24 states where Republicans now hold total control plan to push a series of aggressive policy initiatives in the coming year aimed at limiting the power of the federal government and rekindling the culture wars. The unprecedented breadth of the Republican majority — the party now controls 31 governorships and 68 of […]

Clifford Sloan, U.S. State Department’s Guantanamo Envoy, Resigns

WASHINGTON, Dec 22 (Reuters) – The State Department envoy responsible for negotiating prisoner transfers from the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, is resigning, officials said on Monday, even as President Barack Obama is promising a stepped-up push to close the facility. The surprise announcement of Clifford Sloan’s departure followed a flurry of detainee […]

Second French Militant Identified In Islamic State Beheading Video

PARIS (AP) — A second French militant has been identified in the video showing a beheaded American aid worker and the deaths of Syrian soldiers, France’s president said Wednesday, calling for vigilance on “how these young people can be indoctrinated.” Speaking in Canberra, Australia, President Francois Hollande said Wednesday that the roles of the two […]

Islamic State Claims It Has Beheaded American Hostage Peter Kassig

A new video released by the Islamic State on Sunday claims to show the killing of American hostage Abdul-Rahman Kassig, who was known as Peter Kassig before converting to Islam, USA Today reported. According to the newspaper, the video showed a masked man standing with a bloodied decapitated head lying at his feet. The man, […]

Alaska Becomes Fourth State To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

In yet another major pushback against the war on drugs, Alaska legalized recreational marijuana joining Oregon and Washington, D.C. — both of which legalized cannabis only hours before on election day. Alaska becomes the fourth state in the U.S. to legalize retail marijuana, along with Oregon, Colorado and Washington state. Voters approved Measure 2, which […]

John Oliver Learns That State Legislatures Are The Shadow Governments You’ve Always Feared

While most of the focus of Tuesday’s midterm election is on control of the U.S. Senate, John Oliver is looking at the places where most laws are really made these days. And it’s not in gridlocked Washington — it’s in the state legislature. As Oliver learned on “Last Week Tonight” on Sunday, no one is […]

A State Senate Race Tied to Personal Appeal

Within the next week, Angelenos have some choices to make. Today was the last day to register to vote in the November 4th elections which will fill more than 20 public service roles, as well as a number of ballot measures across wide policy divides. Politics is front and center in the City of Dreams […]

Jon Husted vs. Nina Turner Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For Ohio Secretary of State Race 2014

Are you looking for a nonpartisan voter guide to the Jon Husted vs. Nina Turner Secretary of State race? One that will give you an unbiased, no-spin comparison of candidate positions on key issues? That’s what our Campus Election Engagement Project guide will give you! We are a national nonpartisan initiative working with college and […]

President Obama Wages War on the Islamic State, aka ISIS and ISIL: Anatomy of a Disaster in the Making

A full-blooded war in its early stages is now underway, involving two antagonists, the Islamic State led by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, known to his followers as Caliph Ibrahim, and the United States of America, led by President Barack Obama. The former, creator of the world’s first Islamic caliphate in nearly a century, is strong-willed, determined, […]

Islamic State In Iraq Carried Out Mass Executions, Abductions: UN Report

(Reuters) – Islamic State insurgents in Iraq have carried out mass executions, abducted women and girls as sex slaves, and used children as fighters in systematic violations that may amount to war crimes, the United Nations said on Thursday. In a report based on 500 interviews, it also said Iraqi government air strikes on the […]

The State of Food Insecurity in the World

The State of Food Insecurity in the World The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2009 presents the latest statistics on global undernourishment and concludes that structural problems of uderinvestment have impeded progress toward the World Food Summit goal and the first Millennium Development Goal hunger reduction target. This disappointing state of affairs has […]

U.S.-Led Airstrikes Target Oil Refineries In Northeast Syria, Kill At Least 14 Islamic State Militants

(Adds context, details on strikes) BEIRUT, Sept 25 (Reuters) – At least 14 Islamic State fighters were killed in air strikes by U.S.-led forces overnight in northeast Syria, a group monitoring the war said on Thursday. The strikes also killed at least five civilians, said Rami Abdulrahman, who runs the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human […]

U.S. Informed Syria Of Impending Airstrikes Against Islamic State Militants

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria said Tuesday that Washington informed President Bashar Assad’s government of imminent U.S. airstrikes against the Islamic State group, hours before an American-led military coalition pounded the extremists’ strongholds across northern and eastern Syria. The opening salvo in the aerial operation against the Islamic State group marks the start of what […]

State Fair-Goers Fell In Puppy Love At This Kissing Booth, And You Will Too

The kisses at this Indiana State Fair kissing booth might be a little more slobbery than the ones you’re used to, but we promise all that love is for a good cause. While old-fashioned kissing booths are usually manned (and womanned) by attractive young people puckering up for charity, this one at the Indiana State […]

Michael Keck, Ex-Missouri State Player, Had Severe Brain Trauma

BOSTON (AP) — Michael Keck played just two years of college football before he was knocked out during practice at Missouri State and gave the sport up for good. He turned combative — punching holes in the wall. He began to struggle in school. Soon he was spending most of his time indoors, with blankets […]

The Top 5 Best Moments from the 2014 Kids’ State Dinner

Ed. note. This is cross-posted from the Let's Move blog. See the original post here. Today, the First Lady welcomed fifty-four young chefs from all over the country to the State Dining Room for the 2014 Kids’ State Dinner. These 54 kids were selected from more than 1,500 recipes that were submitted for the Epicurious […]

Hillary Clinton Describes How She Unplugged After State Department Job

Hillary Clinton sat down for an interview with The Guardian on Friday, and revealed how she reenergized herself after logging nearly 1 million miles across the globe as the nation’s top diplomat — a relentless pace to which she would undoubtedly return, should she decide to run for president in 2016. Arianna Huffington, editor-in-chief of […]

What Does It Take To Live In A State Of Authentic Transparency?

How honest are we with ourselves? Do we tell ourselves the truth about our experience, about what we really want and need? How we really feel? We must learn to be profoundly honest, to tell ourselves the truth instead of responding from a place of social conformity or insecurity or lack of self-awareness. Authentic transparency […]

Daily Meditation: A Childlike State Of Wonder

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life. Today’s meditation features a video from Jason Silva’s YouTube show, “Shots of Awe.” In this video, we remember the importance of cultivating a childlike state […]

This Is How Much Your State Lawmakers Make

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily reporting and analysis on trends in state policy While he was trying to get hired at his current job, Bryan Taylor had one very clear message for those he was trying to […]

Google+ Hangout: The State of Our Climate

Climate change is one of the biggest threats we face. On Monday at 1pm ET, join EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, and Grist for a #WHClimateChat on the steps we’re taking to reduce carbon pollution, prepare for the impacts of climate change, and build a clean energy economy: http://go.wh.gov/4HHmUE Uploads by The […]

April 2014 Meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s: New York State

The Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services meets to discuss the 2014 recommendations in three areas: Research, Clinical Care, and Long-Term Services and Supports. Learn more about the National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease at: http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/napa/. — U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) http://www.hhs.gov We accept comments in the spirit of […]

April 2014 Meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s: Minnesota State Plan

The Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services meets to discuss the 2014 recommendations in three areas: Research, Clinical Care, and Long-Term Services and Supports. Learn more about the National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease at: http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/napa/. — U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) http://www.hhs.gov We accept comments in the spirit of […]

President Obama Welcomes the State and National Teachers of the Year to the White House

Watch on YouTube This afternoon, in the East Room of the White House, President Obama welcomed the 2014 National Teacher of the Year and state finalists — a group that he called "phenomenal," and "the best of the best." "Today is a chance to thank not just the teachers on this stage but teachers all across the […]

Interactive: What Would $10.10 Mean for Your State?

In this year’s State of the Union address, President Obama called on Congress to raise the federal minimum wage from $ 7.25 to $ 10.10 an hour. That would benefit more than 28 million workers, helping families across the country make ends meet. But exactly how would it help? We’ll show you. Check out our […]

Eckhart Tolle On How Pets Can Help Their Owners Live In A More Present State (VIDEO)

Dogs and cats can help reduce loneliness, provide a nonjudgmental source of companionship and enrich their owners’ lives. According to author Eckhart Tolle, pets can also benefit our spiritual well-being. On “Oprah and Eckhart Tolle: A New Earth,” Tolle addresses a viewer who says she has found she is more present since becoming a dog […]

Obama Administration Quietly Issues Fix For Troubled State Health Care Websites

WASHINGTON (AP) — States that have experienced technical problems running their own health care enrollment websites are getting some help from the Obama administration. The administration quietly issued a health law fix Thursday to help those states. Several Democratic-led states, including Oregon, Maryland, Massachusetts and Hawaii, are still trying to solve website problems that have […]

President Obama Toasts President Hollande at the France State Dinner

President Obama offers a toast at a state dinner in honor of President Hollande of France. February 11, 2014. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American […]

Apply for the Chance to Attend a White House State Visit Arrival Ceremony

For the next White House Social, we are inviting our followers on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, and Tumblr to come to the White House South Lawn for a State Visit to welcome President François Hollande of France.  On Tuesday, February 11th, 2014, President Obama and the First Lady will welcome President François Hollande of France […]

In State of the Union, Obama is Cautious on Immigration Reform

This week, President Obama urged Congress in his State of the Union address to fix our broken immigration system once and for all. And although the President made the call that Congress needed to act, many have been quick to criticize him for only dedicating a short portion of the speech to talk about immigration […]

A Different Look at the 2014 State of the Union

On Tuesday, President Obama delivered his annual State of the Union Address to the nation and laid out his agenda for the coming year — and the White House Photo Office followed him throughout the day. They've put together a memorable set of State of the Union images — including behind-the-scenes moments from before and […]

The Benefits of the Affordable Care Act (State of the Union Address)

During his 2014 State of the Union Address, President Obama addressed health care and the benefits already in place under the Affordable Care Act. Thanks to the health care law, more than 3 million young adults have gained coverage under their parents plan, more than 9 million Americans have signed up for private insurance or […]

One Week from Today: State of the Union 2014

One week from today, President Obama will head to the Capitol to lay out his plan for the upcoming year of action in his fifth State of the Union address. The President's State of the Union address to Congress is part of a tradition that dates back to our Founding Fathers. Hear what Denis McDonough, White House Chief […]

Be a Part of The State of The Union

White House Chief of Staff, Denis McDonough, previews all the ways you can get involved with the 2014 State of the Union. http://whitehouse.gov/sotu Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick […]

State of Knowledge of Endocrine Disruptors and Pharmaceuticals in Drinking Water

State of Knowledge of Endocrine Disruptors and Pharmaceuticals in Drinking Water Over the past decade, EDCs and PPCPs have become a major issue for drinking water utilities. The public, scientists, and regulators all have begun actively investigating this issue, and utilities are often tasked with addressing and communicating complex and sometime conflicting scientific data. In […]

President Obama Speaks at the 2013 Kids’ State Dinner

President Obama makes a surprise appearance at the 2013 Kids’ State Dinner. Uploads by whitehouse Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants […]

Say ahhh…: director Chiyome Fukino gives the state department of health an overdue checkup. (Hawaii Health Care News).(state’s new health director, … Fukino): An article from: Hawaii Business

Annual Report of the State Board of Health of Massachusetts

Annual Report of the State Board of Health of Massachusetts New – The book has no illustrations or index. It may have numerous typos or missing text. However, purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original rare book from the publisher’s website (GeneralBooksClub.com). You can also preview excerpts of the book there. Purchasers […]

Biennial Report of the North Carolina State Board of Health (V. 21)

Biennial Report of the North Carolina State Board of Health (V. 21) New – Volume: v. 21 General Books publication date: 2009 Original publication date: 1893 Original Publisher: State Board of Health Subjects: Medical / Health Care Delivery Medical / Health Policy Medical / Public Health Notes: This is a black and white OCR reprint […]

A Child Health Survey of New York State; An Inquiry Into the Measures Being Taken in the Different Counties for Conserving the Health of Children

A Child Health Survey of New York State; An Inquiry Into the Measures Being Taken in the Different Counties for Conserving the Health of Children Used – Publisher: New York: New York state league of women voters Publication date: 1922 Subjects: Children — Health and hygiene New York (State) School hygiene — New York (State) […]

State of Grace / Beauty Room Remixes

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The Best Way to Watch the State of the Union

The White House has been hard at work on the 2013 State of the Union address and when President Obama addresses the nation, we’ll broadcast an online-only enhanced version of the address with graphics, data, and useful stats that will help you go deeper — and see the information that informed the President’s policy decisions. […]

Vice President Biden Swears In Secretary of State John Kerry

Uploads by whitehouse Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free discount prescription […]

Biennial Report of the North Carolina State Board of Health (V. 21)

Biennial Report of the North Carolina State Board of Health (V. 21) New – Volume: v. 21 General Books publication date: 2009 Original publication date: 1893 Original Publisher: State Board of Health Subjects: Medical / Health Care Delivery Medical / Health Policy Medical / Public Health Notes: This is a black and white OCR reprint […]

Biennial Report of the North Carolina State Board of Health (V. 21)

Biennial Report of the North Carolina State Board of Health (V. 21) New – Volume: v. 21 General Books publication date: 2009 Original publication date: 1893 Original Publisher: State Board of Health Subjects: Medical / Health Care Delivery Medical / Health Policy Medical / Public Health Notes: This is a black and white OCR reprint […]

President Obama Nominates John Kerry for Secretary of State

President Obama announces Senator John Kerry as his nominee to replace Hillary Clinton as Secretary of State. December 21, 2012. Uploads by whitehouse Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants […]

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