Tuesday Apr 15
West Virginia Metro
Tackett talks Tennant U.S. Senate fundraising numbers
Former state Adjutant General Allen Tackett says the first quarter fundraising results for Natalie Tennant, a Democratic U.S. Senate candidate, send a message.
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Tuesday Apr 15
Silver City Sun-News
Dianne Feinstein And Jay Rockefeller: Release Senate report on CIA interrogation methods
The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence voted 11 to 3 last Thursday to declassify and make public the executive summary and the findings and conclusions of its report on the CIA's detention and interrogation program.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Washington Post
Why the CIA report should be declassified
Dianne Feinstein, a Democrat, represents California in the Senate, where she chairs the intelligence committee.
Thompson Legislation to Improve Military Mental Health Evaluations Introduced in Senate
Today, U.S. Senators Rob Portman and Jay Rockefeller introduced the Medical Evaluation Parity for Servicemembers Act, companion legislation to the bill U.S. Representatives Glenn 'GT' Thompson and Tim Ryan introduced on March 27, 2014.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
SEC Hosts Roundtable on Cybersecurity Issues and Challenges
On March 26, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission hosted a roundtable to discuss cybersecurity and the issues and challenges it raises for market participants and public companies.
Senators Press Barra about GM's Delay in Recall
General Motors CEO Mary Barra underwent a second day of harsh questioning from Congress Wednesday, as lawmakers pressed her for answers about mistakes the company made in not recalling cars with defective ignition switch for a decade.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Manatt partner Donna Wilson has been asked to speak at the American Conference Institute's 18th National Conference on Consumer Finance Class Action & Litigation on April 8. The focus of this year's conference is to provide defense strategies for in-house and outside counsel on class actions, litigation and government enforcement actions.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Wyden's Extenders Bill Due March 31 - PTC Advocates Muster for the Fight
Senator Wyden , chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, stated that he will release his "extenders" bill on March 31 and that the included provisions will be renewed through the end of 2015.
The City Wire
Acxiom CEO Scott Howe favors - much stronger privacy regulation'
Despite a tough inquisition from Congress and the national media, Acxiom CEO Scott Howe says his company supports stronger privacy laws to protect consumer data.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
UPDATE 1-U.S. senator calls on DOJ to force GM compensation fund
A U.S. senator on Monday asked the federal government to force General Motors to establish a fund to compensate consumers affected by a long-running problem that prompted a major recall of some GM vehicles he characterized as "lethally defective."
West Virginia's Governor Tomblin Releases March Edge Business...
"I am honored to be the first past chair to serve as president of The Council of State Governments," said Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin today released the West Virginia Edge Business Report.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Letters March 21, 2014: water crisis, politicians
I am beginning to wonder if there are political reasons why the federal government is reluctant to help in the water situation in Charleston and surrounding areas.