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The Washington Post
The Scene: Week of April 21
Etihad Airways continued its support for medical services and research at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, unveiling a Cardiac Intensive Care room where patients with heart conditions and other cardiovascular ailments will be treated.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
US Nuclear Weapons Proliferation: We're No. 1
The corporate media is focused on the question of how or if Iran could ever break out of its promise under the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty to eschew nuclear weapons to use reactors only for civilian purposes.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
U.S. Rep Mike Quigley Discusses MSM Blood Ban with OutLaw
On March 31, U.S. Representative Mike Quigley spoke to OutLaw, an organization for LGBT students at the University of Chicago Law School, highlighting the need to reevaluate the FDA's blood donation criteria that unfairly discriminates against men who have sex with men .
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Supreme Court justices need to stop being camera-shy: Opinion
Like the perennials of spring, yet another congressional proposal to televise oral arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court has sprouted.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
If the president's greatest fear is a mushroom cloud ove Manhattan,...
Last week, President Barack Obama claimed to be less worried about security threats from Russia than "the prospect of a nuclear weapon going off in Manhattan."
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Congressman Quigley Delivers 'Meals On Wheels' With A Smile
Congressman Mike Quigley swung through Elmhurst on Monday morning delivering freshly prepared meals to homebound seniors who are unable to shop or cook for themselves.
City of Chicago
Mayor Emanuel, Congressman Quigley, Senator Kirk And Senator Durbin...
Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Congressman Mike Quigley , Senator Dick Durbin and Senator Kirk today announced the allocation of 110 new U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers for the Chicago area as a result of funding included in the omnibus appropriations bill earlier this year.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Schneider, Illinois House members ask BP for meeting after Lake Michigan oil spill
Rep. Brad Schneider and several Illinois House members have asked to meet with BP after an oil spill in Lake Michigan.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
In the Blogs: Selfie-Involved
Mauled Again: Worth a thousand words? An architect recently took selfie pix to prove that he is not in New York for more than 182 days a year and, according to news outlets' headlines, 'Avoid Extra Tax from IRS.'