Federal Executive Branch & Agency Find up-to-date releases regarding the administrative activities of the federal executive branch of government. This category includes information about federal government agencies such as the Small Business Administration, the Import-Export bank, the IRS, the United States Census, various safety agencies and many more. Also included is news about education, environmental, budget, tax, economic and other policy developments and responses to policy decisions from community and industry activists.

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Jan 11, 2021, 20:17 ET Press Leaders Call for Probes Into Jan. 6 Attacks on Reporters

Leaders of the National Press Club and National Press Club Journalism Institute are calling for criminal investigations into those responsible for...


Jan 07, 2021, 21:17 ET More than 200 Businesses Rebuke Attacks on our Democracy and Call for a Peaceful Transfer of Power

Today, more than 200 Civic Alliance member companies issue a joint statement in response to this week's attacks on our democracy: "The attack on the...


Dec 16, 2020, 10:00 ET TRI to Support BARDA's Clinical Studies Network

Technical Resources International, Inc. (TRI) has been awarded the Clinical Studies Network (CSN) Clinical Trial Planning and Execution (CTPE)...


Dec 16, 2020, 07:00 ET The Knights of Columbus Praises State Department's Recognition of Religious Freedom Violations in Nigeria

The Knights of Columbus, the world's largest Catholic fraternal benefit society, strongly supports the U.S. State Department's decision to list...


Dec 15, 2020, 20:44 ET Nation's Mayors Applaud Selection of Former Mayor Pete Buttigieg as Next Transportation Secretary

Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) President Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer and USCM CEO and Executive Director Tom Cochran on...


Dec 11, 2020, 08:00 ET United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches NROL-44 Mission to Support National Security

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV Heavy rocket carrying the NROL-44 mission for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) lifted off from Space...


Dec 10, 2020, 12:53 ET Children's Health Defense Calls for More Study of Pfizer COVID Vaccine for Seniors and Blacks in Advance of Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) in These Populations

Children's Health Defense (CHD) is raising significant concerns based on the briefing released for the FDA's Vaccines and Related Biological Products ...


Dec 09, 2020, 19:32 ET NASA Exploration Mission Integral to 2020 National Space Policy

President Donald J. Trump issued the National Space Policy Wednesday. Through this policy, the president reaffirms his commitment to move space...


Dec 09, 2020, 12:27 ET US Department of the Interior and EHI Acquisitions, LLC agree to re-enter lease negotiations and continue environmental assessment at Caneel Bay Resort

The U.S. Department of the Interior (Interior) and EHI Acquisitions, LLC (EHI, an affiliate of CBI Acquisitions, LLC, the current operator of Caneel...


Dec 09, 2020, 09:00 ET Ad Council, CDC launch The Power of Us, a campaign designed to educate and empower the Black community to continue to help stop the spread of Coronavirus

The Ad Council, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the CDC Foundation, and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) are...


Dec 08, 2020, 14:12 ET Postal Service Announces 44th Black Heritage Stamp, Honoring Legendary Playwright August Wilson

Award-winning playwright August Wilson is receiving one of the nation's highest honors when he takes center stage on a Forever stamp. The stamp will...


Dec 07, 2020, 12:47 ET INROADS Wins 5-Year GSA Schedule Contract Supplying Diverse, Underrepresented Talent To The Government Sector

INROADS has won the GSA (U.S. General Services Administration) Schedule Contract, which will allow INROADS interns to be exposed to various branches...


Dec 07, 2020, 08:36 ET Johns Hopkins Launches Unique Collaboration with Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

A shared commitment to providing the military community with the best possible health care has led two highly regarded institutions to form a unique...


Dec 01, 2020, 14:17 ET MCR Federal Wins an OASIS Pool 4 Contract

MCR was recently awarded a GSA One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) Pool 4 contract with a scope covering Research and...


Dec 01, 2020, 08:00 ET Reston Consulting Group Announces Contract for NMITS

Reston Consulting Group Inc. (RCG) is honored to be awarded a prime contract for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), NOAA...


Nov 25, 2020, 12:05 ET General Dynamics Information Technology Awarded $241 Million Multi-Cloud Contract by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE:GD), announced today it has been awarded a new contract by...


Nov 25, 2020, 09:00 ET Ginkgo Bioworks To Expand Biosecurity and Pandemic Response Platform with $1.1B Federal Loan

Ginkgo Bioworks announced today that the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) has approved a loan of up to $1.1 billion, enabling ...


Nov 24, 2020, 15:50 ET Alight Board Member Linda Thomas-Greenfield Appointed UN Ambassador Under Biden Administration

Alight is proud to announce that highly regarded Board Member Linda Thomas-Greenfield has been appointed as the next U.S. Ambassador to the United...


Nov 19, 2020, 13:00 ET Experts Issue Recommendations for Equitable Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccine

A group of vaccine experts led by Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has published recommendations to ensure equitable distribution of a...


Nov 17, 2020, 10:00 ET Hello, 2021: U.S. Postal Service Announces Upcoming Stamps

The U.S. Postal Service today revealed several new stamps to be issued in 2021. "A handwritten letter shows the recipient how much you care. The...


Nov 12, 2020, 07:01 ET Aireon Announces Strategic Partnership with The Federal Aviation Administration for Space-Based ADS-B Data Exploration

Aireon LLC (Aireon) announces a new partnership today with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to explore innovative uses of space-based...


Nov 10, 2020, 21:57 ET Army Corps of Engineers extends America the Beautiful Military Recreation Pass benefits to veterans and Gold Star families

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today it will expand eligibility for benefits under the America the Beautiful Military Annual Recreation...


Nov 10, 2020, 21:50 ET Army Corps of Engineers supports temporarily expanding Every Kid Outdoors recreation pass to include 5th grade students

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today it will temporarily expand the Every Kid Outdoors recreation pass to include 5th grade students for...


Nov 02, 2020, 20:25 ET U.S. Cut Roses Industry Disappointed by White House Decision to Remove Tariff Protection

The California Cut Flower Commission ("CCFC") and Certified American Grown ("CAG"), representing the American fresh cut flower industry and hundreds...


Oct 29, 2020, 14:28 ET Mueller Austria Recalls Onion Choppers Due to Serious Laceration Hazard

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Mueller-Austria-Recalls-Onion-Choppers-Due-to-Serious-Laceration-Hazard Recall Summary Name of Product: Mueller...