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Campaign Contributions Influence Public Policy

Campaign Contributions Influence Public Policy

Newswise — Although campaign contributions are widely viewed as a corrupting influence, for decades political scientists have failed to establish a direct connection between money and legislative outcomes. Now a new approach provides strong evidence that donations directly influence the legislative process. Using a national analysis of state legislators, Lynda Powell, a professor of political […]

100 Year Centennial: The Beverly Hills Hotel

100 Year Centennial: The Beverly Hills Hotel

The Beverly Hills Hotel named first historic landmark for the city of Beverly Hills, California. BEVERLY HILLS, CA. June 1, 2012 — The Beverly Hills Hotel has been named the first Historic Landmark for the City of Beverly Hills, as recently announced by the Southern California city’s Cultural Heritage Commission. Celebrating its 100th anniversary this […]

US jobs report: a disaster

US jobs report: a disaster

Month after month, dismal jobs numbers are released from Washington and quickly spun to either enhance the image of the Obama administration or attempt to smash it. This month, though, there’s only one way to look at the figures — and it’s bad. The US Department of Labor released employment statistics for the month of […]

Humana Challenge Named ‘Sports Event of the Year’

Humana Challenge Named ‘Sports Event of the Year’

Prestigious Industry Publications Honor Only PGA TOUR Event Nominated LA QUINTA, CA – The 2012 Humana Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation earned one of the most prestigious awards in sports business and events when respected Street & Smith publications SportsBusiness Journal and SportsBusiness Daily named the PGA TOUR golf tournament its Sports Event […]

A New Perspective for Alzheimer’s Care Providers: Long-Term Care in a Front and Center Position

A New Perspective for Alzheimer’s Care Providers: Long-Term Care in a Front and Center Position

By Ethelle Lord Alzheimer’s is quietly changing the face of long-term care. Every 70 seconds a person is receiving the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s in the United States (http://www.louisianamedicalnews.com/alzheimer-s-diagnosed-every-70-seconds-in-the-u-s-cms-1500). A family becomes emotionally, physically and financially responsible for the care of that individual with Alzheimer’s. Baby boomers who must place their loved one in long-term care are demanding […]

“The Wall that Heals”

“The Wall that Heals”

The Wall That Heals exhibition features a half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. Coming to…. “Tri City Park” Placentia, Ca. March 13th-18th….. $100.00 FLAG Donation includes: 3X5 AMERICAN FLAG Folded & Presented to you by a Veteran at closing ceremonies…. Donors Name or Business name on 81/2 x 11 sign at base… All flags […]