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What They Are Saying About Gov. Abbott’s Call For A Convention Of...
What They Are Saying About Gov. Abbott’s Call For A Convention Of States“A Glimmer Of Hope For Constitutional Conservatives” . . . One Of The Most Articulate Speeches” . ....
Lias commissioned for new composition celebrating centennial of...
NACOGDOCHES, Texas – Stephen Lias, professor of composition in the Stephen F. Austin State University School of Music, has once again been commissioned to write a new...
MADD and Nationwide Urge the Public to Plan Ahead this Holiday...
TYLER (Nov. 16, 2015)– In advance of the holiday season, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)® and National Presenting Sponsor Nationwide are launching the 29th annual Tie...
Texas A&M Prof Aids In Discovery Of New Human Relative Species...
COLLEGE STATION, Sept. 10, 2015 – A discovery of several ancient skeletons in a South African cave is being hailed as a new species of human relative and could provide...
Park Advocates Celebrate as Waco Mammoth Declared Newest National...
WASHINGTON – President Obama will issue a proclamation today designating the Waco Mammoth Site in Texas America’s newest addition to the National Park System. Discovered in...
FBI Seeking Information to Identify Victims in International...
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is seeking the public’s assistance to identify additional victims of convicted online predator Lucas Michael Chansler. Chansler,...
Working past 65? Here’s what to know about Medicare
If you plan to work past 65 and keep the health insurance you’ve had from your job, you’re likely to wonder what, if anything, you need to do about enrolling in...
USDA Seeks Applications for Grants to Help Repair Housing in Rural...
TEMPLE, TEXAS, June 8, 2015– Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced USDA is seeking applications for grants to make housing repairs for low- and very-low-income...
Fight back against Medicare fraud
The owner of a Houston area ambulance company receives a 97-month prison sentence for submitting $2.4 million in claims to Medicare for services that weren’t necessary and,...
USDA Seeks Applications for Grants to Help Socially-Disadvantaged...
TEMPLE, TEXAS, May 28, 2015 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is now accepting applications to provide technical...
GETTING MARRIED SOON? GIVE SOCIAL SECURITY YOUR NEW NAME
Every year, June marks the beginning of two busy seasons: summer and “wedding season.” With joyful expectation, many of us have already marked our calendars and started...
Social Security Announces Vision 2025, a Long-Range Service...
Embarking on its 80th Anniversary of being a key piece of the Nation’s fabric, Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of Social Security, today officially released Vision...
Arbor Day Foundation Offers Tree-Care Booklet with $3 Donation
The Arbor Day Foundation is offering a handy tree-care booklet designed to help people plant and care for trees. Anyone can receive Conservation Trees, a user-friendly...
On March 6, Americans recognize Middle Name Pride Day.
At the Social Security Administration, our middle name is “Security,” and every day, we do everything we can to live up to that name. As part of protecting our vital...
IRS’s Top Ten Identity Theft Prosecutions
WASHINGTON — Continuing its enforcement push against refund fraud and identity theft, the Internal Revenue Service today announced the Top Ten Identity Theft Prosecutions...