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American Insurance Association Issues Statement on Terrorism Risk...
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 23, 2013- Leigh Ann Pusey, president and CEO of the American Insurance Association , issued the following statement in response to today's introduction of the "Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2013" sponsored by Reps.
Wed May 22, 2013
New York Democrats tread cautiously as Weiner enters NYC mayoral race
New York Democrats are distancing themselves from Anthony Weiner as their scandal-plagued former colleague tries to resurrect his political career with a run for mayor of the Big Apple.
Tue May 21, 2013
The New York Observer
Morning Read: 'A Smear Campaign That Is Long on Repetitive Rhetoric'
Gov. Andrew Cuomo 's aide forwarded New York Post columnist Fred Dicker 's email to other reporters: "Monday, Vlasto forwarded that exchange to ten reporters with the subject 'off the record' and wrote, 'Just to clean of conscience, I never denied she was leaving.
Mon May 20, 2013
Hunt tells lawmakers QM will tighten credit
May 21, 2013 - The CFPB's ability-to-repay/qualified mortgage rule remains a concern to credit unions and threatens to keep financially healthy borrowers from obtaining mortgage loans from their credit unions, NAFCU General Counsel and Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Carrie Hunt told lawmakers Monday.
Thu May 09, 2013
American Insurance Association Issues Statement on TRIA Reauthorization Legislation
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 9, 2013 - Leigh Ann Pusey, president and CEO of the American Insurance Association , issued the following statement in response to today's introduction of the "Fostering Resilience to Terrorism Act of 2013" sponsored by Rep.
Raoul Wallenberg Congressional Gold Medal Designs Unveiled
Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew today unveiled the designs of the Raoul Wallenberg Congressional Gold Medal during a ceremony held in the Department of the Treasury's historic Cash Room.
Mon May 06, 2013
Source: www.newsday.com --- Monday, May 06, 2013Brooklyn state Sen. John Sampson surrendered to authorities Monday morning in a widening corruption scandal involving Albany legislators.
Sat May 04, 2013
New York Post
Feds hot-wired crooked pol
Crooked former state Sen. Shirley Huntley wore a wire for the FBI while she was in office, collecting evidence of corruption against a fellow senator and two other lawmakers that placed them under federal investigation, prosecutors revealed yesterday.
Thu May 02, 2013
Ricin mailings spotlight letters' long path to Capitol
At an undisclosed location 10 miles from Washington, U.S. Senate employees in protective garb go envelope by envelope through millions of letters destined for the Capitol to thwart mail-borne bioterrorism threats like the recent ricin scare.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Substance in Rep. Meeks' office not dangerous, police say
The U.S. Capitol Police tested a suspicious substance found Monday afternoon in the office of Rep.
Opinion pieces address World Malaria Day
On Thursday, the international community recognized World Malaria Day , observed annually on April 25.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
New York Post
'Payday' for Rep. Meeks
What does it cost to have a friend in Congress? A trip to Vegas, and tickets to the Super Bowl.