Tag: Press Release

Black Leadership Network Praises Congressional Efforts on Behalf of Minority Communities

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Republican congressional leaders are to be commended for tackling key issues of concern among minority communities, says Project 21, an African-American leadership network. Project 21 members contend that initiatives made during the 105th Congress constitute one of the greatest leaps ...

Black Leadership Network Praises Congressional Efforts on Behalf of Minority Communities – April 1998

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For immediate release: April 29, 1998 Contact: Roderick Conrad (202) 507-6398 or [email protected] Republican congressional leaders are to be commended for tackling key issues of concern among minority communities, says Project 21, an African-American leadership network. Project 21 members contend ...

Government Should Stop Actions That Kill Jobs Just to Make a Member of Congress Look Good

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Government risks undermining both the strong economy and the public's faith in their governmental system if it doesn't end pervasive and unnecessary abuses that hurt Americans, says The National Center for Public Policy Research. The National Center specifically condemns the ...

Labor Unions Run Deceptive Ad Campaign Against Pro-Worker Ballot Initiative

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Opponents of a California ballot initiative that would prevent worker wages from being spent on politics without their permission have begun a deceptive television ad campaign lacking in both truthfulness and substance. Proposition 226, appearing on California's June primary ballot, ...

Congress to Vote on Allowing Cameras in Federal Courts

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Congress will soon decide whether cameras, banned from federal courtrooms since 1946, will be permitted to televise federal court proceedings. The decision to vote on the bill comes after the House Judiciary Committee approved the "Judicial Reform Act" by a ...

Wise Use Movement Leadership to Hold 10th Annual Meeting; Congressmen Helen Chenoweth, John Ensign and John Doolittle to be Featured Speakers

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Congressmen Helen Chenoweth (R-ID), John Ensign (R-NV) and John Doolittle (R-CA) will be among the featured speakers at the tenth annual Wise Use Leadership Conference this weekend in Reno, Nevada. The meeting will convene at 8:00 A.M. on April 18 ...

Black Teen Suicide Study Alarming, Yet Misleading

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Members of the African-American leadership network Project 21 reject a recent Center for Disease Control and Prevention study on teen suicide that says African-American teens reared in upwardly mobile families are not able to cope with the "stressful" environment created ...

Forbes Blasts National Governor’s Association for Trying to Impose Taxes on Internet

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(Des Moines, Iowa) Steve Forbes, Honorary Chairman of Americans for Hope, Growth and Opportunity, today sharply criticized the National Governors Association (NGA) for lobbying President Clinton and Congress to allow states to impose punishing new taxes on Internet commerce. Mr ...

Black Leadership Network Outraged Over Snub of Former Congressman

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Former Congressman Floyd Flake (D-NY) was abruptly uninvited to the Indiana Black Legislative Caucus Prayer Breakfast earlier this month because some members of the Caucus objected to his support of school vouchers, an issue which was to be mentioned in ...

“What Does the AFL-CIO Have to Hide?” Asks Journalist Thrown Out of Union Press Conference

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In a move chilling to freedom of the press, operatives for the AFL-CIO forced Political Money Monitor Editor David W. Almasi to return documents orginially given to him during a press briefing at the labor union's national headquarters. "I find ...

The National Center for Public Policy Research is a communications and research foundation supportive of a strong national defense and dedicated to providing free market solutions to today’s public policy problems. We believe that the principles of a free market, individual liberty and personal responsibility provide the greatest hope for meeting the challenges facing America in the 21st century.