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US to ban "Burner" phones under law requiring the personal details of the purchaser

According to congresswoman Jackie Speier, The bill would “close one of the most significant gaps in our ability to track and prevent acts of terror, drug trafficking, and modern-day slavery”. 168 more words

General Officer Announcement

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today that the president has made the following nomination:

Air Force Maj. Gen. Robert S. Williams for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as commander, Continental U.S. 50 more words

Department Of Defense

General Officer Assignments

The chief of staff, Air Force announced on Dec. 17, 2015, the following assignments:

Brig. Gen. Tony D. Bauernfeind, deputy commander, Special Operations Joint Task Force-Afghanistan, U.S. 67 more words

Department Of Defense

Jackie Speier Moves To End Ban On Shipping Alcohol Through Postal Service

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Rep. Jackie Speier, D-San Francisco/San Mateo, introduced a bill Wednesday evening to lift a ban on shipping alcohol through the U.S. 302 more words

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SILVAR REALTORS® take issues to Capitol Hill

On May 11-16, REALTOR® leaders from across the country converged on the nation’s capital to advance key real estate issues with regulators and members of Congress during the National Association of REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo. 324 more words

Real Estate

Legislator Demands Department Of Education Investigate For-Profit Chain ITT Technical Institute

Following the Securities and Exchange Commission’s decision earlier this week to file fraud charges against current and former executives with ITT Education Services – the operator of for-profit college chain ITT Technical Institute – for their part in concealing problems with company-run student loan programs, one legislator is calling on the Department of Education to further investigate the company. 449 more words