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Politics: President Barack Obama Newsletter for Sunday January 12, 2020 ( 6 items )  

Fox News Channel to Host Town Hall with Democratic Presidential Candidate Buttigieg on Jan. 26
NEW YORK, Jan. 8 -- Fox News Channel, a cable and satellite television news channel, issued the following news release: FOX News Channel (FNC) will present a town hall with 2020 Democratic presidential candidate and former Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, IN on Sunday, January 26th, announced Jay Wallace, president and executive editor of FOX News Media. Moderated by FOX News Sunday's Chris Wallace, FNC's first town hall of 2020 will take place live at 7PM/ET in Des Moines, IA and focus on t  more

House Ways & Means Committee Issues Report on U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act (Part 3 of 3)
WASHINGTON, Jan. 5 -- The House Ways and Means Committee issued a report (H.Rpt. 116-358) on legislation (H.R. 5430) to implement the agreement between the U.S., United Mexican States and Canada attached as an annex to the Protocol Replacing the North American Free Trade Agreement. The report was advanced by Rep. Richard E. Neal, D-Massachusetts, on Dec. 19, 2019. Continued from Part 2 Subtitle B--Joint Reviews Regarding Extension of the USMCA (SECTION 611) CURRENT LAW There is no provision   more

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Announces Three Appointments to State Boards
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois, Jan. 11 -- Gov. JB Pritzker, D-Illinois, issued the following news release: Building on a strong team of diverse experts in their fields, Governor JB Pritzker announced the following appointments in his administration: LLINOIS COMMUNITY COLLEGE BOARD Teresa Garate will continue to serve on the Illinois Community College Board.* Garate is the current Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Engagement at Gateway Foundation, which runs 14 addiction and substance abuse  more

NARAL Pro-Choice America Endorses Dan Feehan for Congress
WASHINGTON, Jan. 8 -- NARAL Pro-Choice America issued the following news release: * * * - Candidate Seeking to Flip Minnesota's 1st Congressional District to Blue Earns Endorsement from Nation's Leading Pro-Choice Advocacy Group * * * NARAL Pro-Choice America announced its endorsement of Dan Feehan in his bid to represent Minnesota's 1st Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. Feehan is a fifth generation Minnesotan who served as an active duty soldier in Iraq before mov  more

NSA General Counsel Glenn Gerstell to Discuss National Security Challenges at American Bar Association Lunch
WASHINGTON, Jan. 7 -- The American Bar Association issued the following news release: Glenn Gerstell, general counsel at the National Security Agency, will discuss "Challenges Confronting the National Security Sector" at a lunch sponsored by the American Bar Association Standing Committee on Law and National Security. Gerstell has announced his forthcoming resignation as NSA general counsel after nearly five years in the position. Prior to joining NSA, Gerstell practiced law for almost 40 year  more

Sen. Cotton Submits Op-Ed on Death of Iranian Gen. Suleimani
WASHINGTON, Jan. 11 -- Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Arkansas, issued the following op-ed on the case for killing of Iranian Gen. Qassim Suleimani, published in the New York Times: Last week, our military and intelligence services brought justice to Qassim Suleimani, Iran's terror mastermind. President Trump ordered General Suleimani's killing after months of attacks on Americans by Iran's proxy forces in Iraq. These attacks culminated in a rocket strike that killed an American and wounded others, then th  more