Light To Guide Our Feet
Light To Guide Our Feet

Menu

Collapse

Search Result

Collapse

Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

What's Going On

Collapse

There are currently 71 users online. 3 members and 68 guests.

Most users ever online was 3,930 at 06:07 PM on 04-20-2019.

72 results in 0.0078 seconds.
Keywords
Members
Tags
2020 x
  •  

  • FDA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update - - - Daily Roundup October 20, 2020

    FDA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update - - - Daily Roundup October 20, 2020

    U.S. Food and Drug Administration Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup October 20, 2020 | site |




    (October 20, 2020) - - Today, October 20, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published the following information:

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced the following actions taken in its ongoing response effort to the COVID-19 pandemic:

    The FDA posted a new “FDA Insight” podcast featuring Deputy Commissioner Anand Shah, M.D., and Dr. Peter Marks, the Director of FDA's Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, discussing the upcoming Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee meeting on October 22, 2020.
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Statement On Budget Results For Fiscal Year 2020

    Statement On Budget Results For Fiscal Year 2020

    Statement On Budget Results For Fiscal Year 2020 | site |




    (October 16, 2020) - - Today, October 16, 2020, the U.S. Department of the Treasury published the following information:




    Statement On Budget Results For Fiscal Year 2020



    WASHINGTON — U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin and White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Russell Vought today released the final budget results for fiscal year (FY) 2020.

    President Donald Trump took bold and swift action to protect public health from the effects of the unprecedented pandemic, signing into law four major pieces of legislation that address the health and economic effects of COVID-19. Through these laws, the Trump Administration has provided assistance to American workers and families, small businesses, and state, local, and tribal governments, and preserved jobs for American industry. Primarily due to these efforts,
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • 10 Principals Named Recipients of 2020 Terrel H. Bell Award for Outstanding School Leadership

    10 Principals Named Recipients of 2020 Terrel H. Bell Award for Outstanding School Leadership | site |



    (October 19, 2020) - - Today the U.S. Department of Education published the following information: WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today named 10 principals as recipients of the 2020 Terrel H. Bell Award for Outstanding School Leadership. The 10 principals were selected from the 2020 cohort of National Blue Ribbon Schools and will be honored during the National Blue Ribbon Schools virtual awards ceremony on Nov. 12, 2020. “Excellent learning environments are led by excellent leaders—those willing to think innovatively and creatively about how best to serve students and support teachers,” said Secretary DeVos. “I’m honored to, once again this year, recognize the talented principals who are this year’s Bell Award winners. They are the ones leading needed transformation at the most local level and are committed to studen...
    See more | Go to post

  • Earthquake Ready - - Join the Annual Great ShakeOut Drill - - October 15, 2020

    Earthquake Ready - - Join the Annual Great ShakeOut Drill - - October 15, 2020

    Earthquake Ready - - Join the Annual Great ShakeOut Drill - - October 15, 2020 | site |


    (October 14, 2020) - - Today, Wednesday, October 14, 2020, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) published the following information:

    CHICAGO – The annual Great ShakeOut earthquake drill will take place Oct. 15 at 10:15 a.m. local time across the United States and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region 5 office wants everyone to Drop, Cover and Hold On with us, while learning the important steps to stay safe during an earthquake. In the past 25 years, scientists have learned that strong earthquakes in the central Mississippi Valley have occurred repeatedly in the geologic past and remain a serious risk today. “Every day is earthquake season,” said Kevin M. Sligh, acting regional administrator, FEMA Region 5. "The best time to prepare for an earthquake is before it happens. Take the time to practice now and join the Great ShakeOut dril
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • U.S. Food and Drug Administration Coronavirus - - - COVID-19 - - - Update: Daily Roundup October 13, 2020

    U.S. Food and Drug Administration Coronavirus - - - COVID-19 - - - Update: Daily Roundup October 13, 2020 | site |


    (October 13, 2020) - - Today, October 13, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration published the following information:

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) continued to take action in the ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic:
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • IRS says Online Seminars from 2020 IRS Nationwide Tax Forums now Available

    IRS says Online Seminars from 2020 IRS Nationwide Tax Forums now Available

    U.S. Internal Revenue Service says Online Seminars from 2020 IRS Nationwide Tax Forums now Available | site |


    Tax pros: 18 new self-study seminars available for continuing education credit


    (October 13, 2020) - - Today the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) published the following information:

    WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today announced 18 new seminars from the 2020 Nationwide Tax Forums are now available on IRS Nationwide Tax Forums Online. The cost is $29 per seminar.

    These self-study seminars provide information to participants using interactive videos, PowerPoint slides and audio transcripts.

    These and all other previously recorded sessions from prior IRS Nationwide Tax Forums will be available for $29.



    2020 Nationwide Tax Forums Online course listing

    The following is the comprehensive list of the new 2020 courses available:



    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • CDC Medical Officer Honored with 2020 Sammies Award

    CDC Medical Officer Honored with 2020 Sammies Award

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Medical Officer Honored with 2020 Sammies Award | site |



    Krishnasamy recognized for exemplary public service


    (October 5, 2020) - - Today, October 5, 2020, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published the following information:

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) health scientist Vikram Krishnasamy, M.D., MPH, has been awarded the Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medal® by the Partnership for Public Service.

    Krishnasamy, a senior medical officer at CDC’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, was honored in the Emerging Leaders category for his leadership in battling the ongoing epidemic of opioid overdose deaths. The awards, known as the “Sammies,” recognize federal employees whose professional contributions exemplify the highest attributes of public service.
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee, September 15-16, 2020

    Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee, September 15-16, 2020

    Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee, September 15-16, 2020| site |



    (October 7, 2020) - - Today, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System published the following information: The Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Open Market Committee on Wednesday released the attached minutes of the Committee meeting held on September 15–16, 2020. A summary of economic projections made by Federal Reserve Board members and Reserve Bank presidents for the meeting is also included as an addendum to these minutes. The minutes for each regularly scheduled meeting of the Committee ordinarily are made available three weeks after the day of the policy decision and subsequently are published in the Board's Annual Report. The descriptions of economic and financial conditions contained in these minutes and in the Summary of Economic Projections are based solely on the information that was available to the Committee at the time of the meeting. FOMC minutes ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Federal Reserve begins 2020 Census of Finance Companies and Other Lenders

    Federal Reserve begins 2020 Census of Finance Companies and Other Lenders

    Federal Reserve begins 2020 Census of Finance Companies and Other Lenders| site |


    (October 6, 2020) - - Today the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System published the following information: The Federal Reserve Board announced on Tuesday that it will begin the 2020 Census of Finance Companies and Other Lenders. The census is a key part of the Federal Reserve's effort to paint a complete picture of this important sector of the U.S. economy. "Your participation is important to help us understand the size and structure of lenders like yours that supply credit or lease financing to U.S. households and businesses," said Federal Reserve Chair Jerome H. Powell in a letter to prospective census participants. "The results will contribute to better-informed policy decisions and form the basis of our statistical releases, which have become all the more critical during the pandemic outbreak." The assets and liabilities of finance companies have been surveyed by the...
    See more | Go to post

  • NIH intramural researcher Dr. Harvey Alter wins 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

    National Institutes of Health intramural researcher Dr. Harvey Alter wins 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine | site |



    (October 5, 2020) - - Today, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) published the following information:


    Dr. Harvey J. Alter in 2020. NIH/Chiachi Chang


    National Institutes of Health intramural researcher Harvey J. Alter, M.D., has won the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his contributions to the discovery of the hepatitis C virus. Dr. Alter is a Senior Scholar at the NIH Clinical Center’s Department of Transfusion Medicine and shares the award with Michael Houghton, Ph.D., University of Alberta, Canada, and Charles M. Rice, Ph.D., Rockefeller University, New York City.
    The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said, “Prior to their work, the discovery of the Hepatitis A and B viruses had been...
    See more | Go to post

  • U.S. Office of Personnel Management issues Suggested 2020 Election Flexibilities for Federal Workers

    U.S. Office of Personnel Management issues Suggested 2020 Election Flexibilities for Federal Workers| site |


    (September 29, 2020) - - Today, September 29, 2020, the U.S. Office of Personnel Management published the following information:

    WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) released today a memorandum providing agencies with information on the Federal Government’s longstanding policy to grant employees limited time off from work to vote in Federal, State, county, or municipal elections.

    In addition to excused absence for voting, the memorandum encourages agencies to permit Federal employees to make use of available flexibilities to volunteer as a nonpartisan poll worker, participate in early voting, or to receive an excused absence if their polling place requires an extended commute and voting by absentee ballot is not permitted.

    The complete memorandum can be read here.
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • USA Staffing Onboarding Wins 2020 Igniting Innovation Award

    USA Staffing Onboarding Wins 2020 Igniting Innovation Award

    USA Staffing Onboarding Wins 2020 Igniting Innovation Award | site |



    (September 3, 2020) - - Today, September 3, 2020, the U.S. Office of Personnel Management published the following information:

    WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Office of Personnel Management(OPM) announces that their Human Resources Solutions’ USA Staffing® Onboarding platform is the winner of the 2020 Igniting Innovation Awards, hosted by the American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC). The awards recognize groundbreaking technologies that enhance services for citizens and government operations. USA Staffing Onboarding won with 68% of the vote. “I am very proud of the OPM employees on USA Staffing’s onboarding team. Their hard work and dedication are a great credit to the agency. USA Staffing Onboarding is a leading example of OPM’s ongoing efforts to help Federal agencies work efficiently to better serve the American people,” said OPM Acting Dire
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • U.S. Department of Agriculture Extends Free Meals for Kids Through December 31, 2020

    U.S. Department of Agriculture Extends Free Meals for Kids Through December 31, 2020 | site |



    Summer meal programs can continue operating as funding allows


    (August 31, 2020) - - The U.S. Department of Agriculture published today (August 31, 2020) the following information:

    (Washington, DC, August 31, 2020) – Today, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will extend several flexibilities through as late as December 31, 2020. The flexibilities allow summer meal program operators to continue serving free meals to all children into the fall months. This unprecedented move will help ensure – no matter what the situation is on-the-ground – children have access to nutritious food as the country recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic. USDA has been and continues to be committed to using the Congressionally appropriated funding that has been made available.

    “As
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • U.S. Food and Drug Administration Coronavirus COVID-19 Update - - Daily Roundup May 28, 2020

    Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup May 28, 2020| site |



    (May 28, 2020) - - Today (May 28, 2020), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published the following information:

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced the following actions taken in its ongoing response effort to the COVID-19 pandemic:
    • The FDA issued an Emergency Use Authorization for the Stryker Sustainability Solutions (SSS) VHP N95 Respirator Decontamination System (RDS). This product uses vapor hydrogen peroxide (VHP) to decontaminate compatible N95 respirators that are, or potentially are, contaminated with SARS-CoV-2 or other pathogenic microorganisms for multiple-user reuse by healthcare personnel to prevent exposure to pathogenic biological airborne particulates when there are insufficient supplies of face-filtering respirators (FFRs) resulting from the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. N95 respirators containing cellulose-based materials
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System publishes Minutes of the Board's Discount Rate Meeting on April 29, 2020

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System publishes Minutes of the Board's Discount Rate Meeting on April 29, 2020 | site |


    (May 26, 2020) - - Today (May 26, 2020), the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System published the following information:

    The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday released the minutes of its interest rate meeting on April 29, 2020.

    The minutes are attached.



    Attachment (PDF)
    ...
    See more | Go to post

Menu

Collapse

Trending

Collapse

  • Staff Reporter 1
    FDA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update - - - Daily Roundup October 20, 2020
    by Staff Reporter 1
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup October 20, 2020 | site |




    (October 20, 2020) - - Today, October 20, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published the following information:

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced the following actions taken in its ongoing response effort to the COVID-19 pandemic:

    The FDA posted a new “FDA Insight” podcast featuring Deputy Commissioner Anand Shah, M.D., and Dr. Peter Marks, the Director of FDA's Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, discussing the upcoming Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee meeting on October 22, 2020.
    ...
    10-22-2020, 02:03 AM
  • Staff Reporter 1
    Statement On Budget Results For Fiscal Year 2020
    by Staff Reporter 1
    Statement On Budget Results For Fiscal Year 2020 | site |




    (October 16, 2020) - - Today, October 16, 2020, the U.S. Department of the Treasury published the following information:




    Statement On Budget Results For Fiscal Year 2020



    WASHINGTON — U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin and White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Russell Vought today released the final budget results for fiscal year (FY) 2020.

    President Donald Trump took bold and swift action to protect public health from the effects of the unprecedented pandemic, signing into law four major pieces of legislation that address the health and economic effects of COVID-19. Through these laws, the Trump Administration has provided assistance to American workers and families, small businesses, and state, local, and tribal governments, and preserved jobs for American industry. Primarily due to these efforts,
    ...
    10-20-2020, 05:31 AM
  • Staff Reporter 1
    10 Principals Named Recipients of 2020 Terrel H. Bell Award for Outstanding School Leadership
    by Staff Reporter 1
    10 Principals Named Recipients of 2020 Terrel H. Bell Award for Outstanding School Leadership | site |



    (October 19, 2020) - - Today the U.S. Department of Education published the following information: WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today named 10 principals as recipients of the 2020 Terrel H. Bell Award for Outstanding School Leadership. The 10 principals were selected from the 2020 cohort of National Blue Ribbon Schools and will be honored during the National Blue Ribbon Schools virtual awards ceremony on Nov. 12, 2020. “Excellent learning environments are led by excellent leaders—those willing to think innovatively and creatively about how best to serve students and support teachers,” said Secretary DeVos. “I’m honored to, once again this year, recognize the talented principals who are this year’s Bell Award winners. They are the ones leading needed transformation at the most local level and are committed to studen...
    10-20-2020, 04:46 AM
  • Staff Reporter 1
    Earthquake Ready - - Join the Annual Great ShakeOut Drill - - October 15, 2020
    by Staff Reporter 1
    Earthquake Ready - - Join the Annual Great ShakeOut Drill - - October 15, 2020 | site |


    (October 14, 2020) - - Today, Wednesday, October 14, 2020, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) published the following information:

    CHICAGO – The annual Great ShakeOut earthquake drill will take place Oct. 15 at 10:15 a.m. local time across the United States and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region 5 office wants everyone to Drop, Cover and Hold On with us, while learning the important steps to stay safe during an earthquake. In the past 25 years, scientists have learned that strong earthquakes in the central Mississippi Valley have occurred repeatedly in the geologic past and remain a serious risk today. “Every day is earthquake season,” said Kevin M. Sligh, acting regional administrator, FEMA Region 5. "The best time to prepare for an earthquake is before it happens. Take the time to practice now and join the Great ShakeOut dril
    ...
    10-15-2020, 07:28 AM
  • Staff Reporter 1
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration Coronavirus - - - COVID-19 - - - Update: Daily Roundup October 13, 2020
    by Staff Reporter 1
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration Coronavirus - - - COVID-19 - - - Update: Daily Roundup October 13, 2020 | site |


    (October 13, 2020) - - Today, October 13, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration published the following information:

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) continued to take action in the ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic:
    ...
    10-15-2020, 04:27 AM

Menu

Collapse

Menu

Collapse

Working...
X