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Louisiana Libertarian Senatorial Candidate Speaks Out
Mon, 22 Jun 2009, 12:18:50 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
MANDEVILLE, La. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Louisiana's Libertarian Party Senatorial Candidate Anthony 'Tony G' Gentile told supporters on Sunday not to fret about the lack of attention from the press. Jokingly he told friends and supporters, 'If I take my shirt off to win votes I'll actually lose votes, my belly's too big! I also have no need to seek out a madam.'

ElectionMall CEO Applauds President's Creation of Cyber Czar Position
Fri, 29 May 2009, 17:18:36 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Ever since ElectionMall was first established in 1999, Ravi Singh has relentlessly reminded politicians - from school board to presidential - about how integral election security is to prevent cyber attacks. Even though the advantages of online election security are so obvious, campaigns of all levels are shockingly lackadaisical in implementing adequate protection for their websites and databases.

Former Gubernatorial Candidate Announces Run for U.S. Senate
Mon, 18 May 2009, 13:29:15 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
MANDEVILLE, La., May 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- From his campaign headquarters in Mandeville, Louisiana Anthony 'Tony G' Gentile announced his candidacy for U.S. Senator. He'll be running as an Independent. Gentile advertises himself as a conservative but is willing to listen to all that present sound high impact ideas that will benefit our country.

Historic European Election Website to Help Increase Participation
Mon, 11 May 2009, 15:59:06 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The complete voting records of MEPs are being made accessible online for the first time with the launch of a new website aimed at promoting better debates and greater transparency in EU decision-making. 'This is an historic opportunity and launch for Europe. Citizens from every country will be able to actively engage with MEP's in a way that only the internet can provide. ElectionMall has seen similar projects in the USA but to be involved at the ground level is truly an honor,' said Ravi Singh, CEO of ElectionMall.

The United States' War on Christians Escalates and Christians Are Fighting Back
Mon, 20 Apr 2009, 19:32:15 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., April 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Internet is a place where young freedom lovers post videos. One working with Ron Paul appeared on Judge Napolitano's show talking about how he was stopped and threatened with being turned over to the DEA for carrying cash. Pastor Craig Rubin of the Beverly Hills Green Cross is not afraid. Steve Bierfeldt and Craig Rubin had secretly taped the government violating their rights and put these videos on the web.

Obama Creating One World Government Pronounces Pastor Craig X Rubin
Tue, 14 Apr 2009, 17:39:03 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., April 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- President Obama at the recent G20 Summit took on the role of World President and according to Pastor Rubin the start of a global government. Pastor Rubin, a recent candidate for mayor in Los Angeles asserts Obama is against marijuana because he is part of the New World Order. But the NY Post maintains, 'The economy has gone to pot. With the nation's fiscal health in the tank, homegrown marijuana operations have soared by 60 percent.'

Obama Supports Gang Violence with White House Policies Says Pastor Craig X Rubin
Fri, 27 Mar 2009, 12:28:01 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif., March 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Pastor Rubin of The Family Church takes donations for medical marijuana at his Beverly Hills Green Cross located at 2370 Robertson Blvd. in Los Angeles. The Pastor says, 'Obama is missing the boat on cannabis and Clinton's policy promotes the type of violence we are seeing in Mexico rather than ending it.'

Put Down The Bong Pick Up The Ballot Says Los Angeles Mayoral Candidate
Tue, 03 Mar 2009, 20:02:42 ESTEdited by Debra Tone
LOS ANGELES, Calif., March 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With 3 hours left to vote in California's least-watched major election, pastor Craig X. Rubin is reaching out to Los Angeles' 420 community and asking them to, 'Put down the bong and pick up the ballot.' He told supporters, 'In the remaining hours call a friend and get out the vote.' This election is going to have a historically low turnout and a few thousand stoners could win it for Pastor Rubin of the Family Church in Pasadena.

'Last on the Ballot, First in Your Heart' Craig Rubin's Catchy Slogan in Los Angeles' Mayor Election to Guide Him to Victory
Mon, 02 Mar 2009, 19:40:13 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif., March 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With ten candidates running for mayor Tuesday March 3rd in this year's election - and most people thinking the mayor is sure to win again - one candidate, Pastor Craig X Rubin, is predicting a big upset and he explains why. 'We are the only campaign with a positive base of support. The lying mayor is running on safety (the city isn't safer) and my best opponent is running on an anti-Latino campaign in the largest Latino city in the world, outside of Mexico City.'

Medical Marijuana Author Endorses Craig X Rubin for Mayor
Tue, 24 Feb 2009, 14:49:54 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Dennis Peron, the senior citizen who wrote Proposition P back in 1991, says, Vote for Craig Rubin. Proposition P was the nation's first medical marijuana legislation and has inspired national change. When it was introduced 80-percent of the voters in California's county and city supported medical use. Since then nearly two dozen states have legalized marijuana for medical purposes. Dennis Peron, the man who started the medical marijuana movement, has come out in support of Mayoral candidate Craig X Rubin.

Fox News Joins Major News Organizations Promoting Marijuana Candidate with Air Time for Craig Rubin
Wed, 18 Feb 2009, 19:00:04 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Craig Rubin, candidate for mayor in the City of Los Angeles, is certainly happy that Michael Phelps is not going to be prosecuted, but is still organizing an international boycott against Kellogg's. He is even happier that marijuana seems to be the subject d'jour the month before the L.A. Mayoral election. Rubin, who recently has become a fixture on Los Angeles television and radio, is the off-beat candidate challenging the current mayor in 'The City of Angels.'

Obama is Powerless Over DEA Says Candidate Craig Rubin
Mon, 09 Feb 2009, 20:34:27 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The pro-medical marijuana candidate said, 'While the DEA is raiding local marijuana facilities against the wishes of President Barack Obama our mayor says nothing. When I am Mayor I'll protect patients and clubs.' L.A.'s current mayor has ducked debating candidate Craig X Rubin who is challenging him for another term as leader of the City of Angels.

Marijuana Leads to Harder Things Says Mayoral Candidate as He Gains in Polls
Fri, 06 Feb 2009, 11:33:45 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Law enforcement has said marijuana leads to hard things. Pastor Craig X Rubin, candidate for L.A.'s mayor race, agrees, 'Barack Obama wrote that he smoked marijuana. The Super Bowl MVP smoked pot, the greatest Olympian of all time, the world's highest paid actor and some of the world's top educators have all smoked grass, so by looking at these results one can conclude that marijuana does lead to harder a leadership position in your chosen field.'

Marijuana in the News Propels Craig Rubin to New Highs in Los Angeles Mayor's Race
Wed, 04 Feb 2009, 13:28:53 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Three months ago Super Bowl MVP Santonio Holmes was cited for marijuana possession, Olympian Michael Phelps outed with a bong, brother of Barack Obama jailed for possessing one joint of cannabis, so marijuana has been in the news a lot this week. One candidate for the officer of Mayor of Los Angeles in the upcoming election is hoping the trend continues. Craig Rubin says, 'Marijuana is the way out of the economic crisis. Here in California, marijuana is the number one cash crop.'

Craig Rubin in Mayor's Election Agrees with Barack Obama
Tue, 27 Jan 2009, 12:02:07 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Jan 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The War on Drugs has been an utter failure. We need to rethink and decriminalize our marijuana laws, said President Barack Obama January 21, 2004. This quote comes from a video being passed via We need to rethink how we are doing the Drug War. Currently we are not doing a good job. Out of the wide group of candidates running for public office in California, one particular candidate - Craig X Rubin - stands out from the field because he claims legalizing marijuana will create jobs.

Craig Rubin in Tabloids with Brad Pitt Closing in on Villaraigosa in Mayor Race
Fri, 16 Jan 2009, 19:01:58 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Jan. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Craig Rubin has been receiving more national coverage than other challengers to Villaraigosa in this year's election. This week appearing in Globe Magazine, in an article with Brad Pitt. Rubin promotes more water for Los Angeles' growth, getting the federal government out of local law enforcement and lowering taxes; but he is making a name for himself as a national politician with a pro-marijuana background. The majority of his contributions coming from out-of-state via the website.

Teen Obama: Club Society Hills Animation Youth Web Site Plan Presidential Inaugural Road Trip
Fri, 09 Jan 2009, 19:20:06 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Jan. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With an on-going mission to educate and enlighten young people on how best to become productive citizens of the world, Club Society Hills platform embraces etiquette, ethics, and education; gift wrapped in an entertaining animation format. This format is hugely popular among kids - not only here in the United States, but also in many major global markets around the world.

Holy Smokes! Controversial Pro-Pot Pastor Preaches Again
Thu, 08 Jan 2009, 16:53:42 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Jan. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Family Church International of Pasadena California announces a new regular service called, "Get Your Word On," starting this Saturday at 6 p.m. This regular weekly service will be led by two pastors: Pastor Harvey Brown Jr.; and Los Angeles Mayoral candidate Pastor Craig X Rubin. In 2006, Rubin was famously arrested at his own church, 'Temple 420,' on Hollywood Blvd., but has been working as a pastor at the family church since early in 2008

Pro-Marijuana Mayoral Candidate Craig X Rubin Looks for Jesse Ventura Style Victory
Tue, 16 Dec 2008, 14:35:25 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Dec. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Major papers are saying that there is no competition for Villaraigosa's mayoral job. Especially considering that he is sitting on a huge financial war chest. Will that fact and the fact he is planning to run for Governor while not having accomplished much hinder him? Pastor Rubin says, 'Yes' and looks for Ventura style victory. (VIDEO - VNR)

ElectionMall Campaign Headquarters Becomes the Biggest Election Night Party in DC
Fri, 31 Oct 2008, 14:51:20 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Where will you be on Election Night? A good bet would be at ElectionMall's Campaign Headquarters, the Ultrabar just blocks away from the White House and Capitol. Celebrate this Election Night 2008 with celebrities, ambassadors from nine countries, friends and colleagues, professionals young and old alike and possibly your very own congressmen. Everyone is welcome whether Democrat, Republican or Independent.

New Children's Book Lets Kids Know 'Mama Voted for Obama!'
Wed, 22 Oct 2008, 17:41:02 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
MADISON, Wis., Oct. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Building on the success of 'Why Mommy is a Democrat' and 'Why Daddy is a Democrat,' author and political activist Jeremy Zilber announces the release of his third self-published children's book, 'Mama Voted for Obama!' (ISBN: 978-0-9786688-2-2). With its Seuss-like use of repetition, rhythm, and rhyme, Mama Voted for Obama offers a whimsical celebration of Obama's historic presidential campaign while providing his supporters an entertaining way to let their kids know how they voted in 2008.

Ron Paul Style Politician, Craig X Rubin, Running for Mayor of Los Angeles Gives Press Conference
Wed, 01 Oct 2008, 17:00:56 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Craig X Rubin held a press conference at the Los Angeles Press Club Monday evening, September 29th, to announce his plans as the next Mayor of the City of Los Angeles. In the next election he detailed how he planned to go after the current Mayor at his base. Despite being a 'white boy' from the Westside, Candidate Rubin is a fluent Spanish speaker, who even ad-libbed some Spanish in a guest appearance he made on Showtime's hit series 'Weeds' starring Kevin Nealon and Mary-Louis Parker.

WiseUSA '08 - A Global Meditation Program Aimed at Influencing the American Election
Tue, 30 Sep 2008, 16:59:49 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Gaiafield Center for Subtle Activism (GCSA), sponsored by the California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS), announces the launch of WiseUSA '08, a non-partisan, free global meditation and prayer program to run from October 1st to November 6th 2008, designed to draw forth wise leadership from both politicians and citizens during and beyond the U.S. presidential election. (VIDEO - VNR)

City of Angels a Heavenly Place to Live Promises Pastor When Elected Mayor of Los Angeles
Fri, 26 Sep 2008, 15:55:25 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Sept. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Media Advisory: Press Conference -- Controversial religious leader, and now Los Angeles Mayoral candidate, Pastor Craig X Rubin of the Family Church (formerly of Temple 420), is taking questions from the press and public in an open interview press conference as he announces his candidacy for Mayor of the City of Los Angeles. (VIDEO - VNR)

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle Addresses Georgia Association of Business Brokers
Tue, 23 Sep 2008, 11:20:20 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
ATLANTA, Ga., Sept. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Will lagging revenues eventually mean higher taxes? Are more layoffs looming amid the state's budget crisis? Which businesses and industries are likely to turn around first when the economy recovers? Georgia Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle, a successful small-businessman before entering politics, will face tough questions like these during today's meeting of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers, Inc. (GABB), a statewide group with almost 200 members.

Texas Artist Shows Support for Barack Obama by Designing Jewelry Line
Mon, 08 Sep 2008, 19:46:59 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
FREDERICKSBURG, Texas, Sept. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jonas Perkins, a sculptor from Fredericksburg, Texas, announced today that he decided to show his support for Barack Obama through the medium that he knows best, metal. He has designed a unique line of sterling silver jewelry that features Obama's best known campaign slogans Yes We Can and Change You Can Count On. The line includes several styles of earrings, a pendant, and a lapel pin.

Interactive Social Media Platform Used to Inspire Public Policy Debates at Both DNC and RNC
Wed, 27 Aug 2008, 18:47:44 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- LocaModa, a technology company connecting brands, digital out-of-home networks and venues to audiences through location-centric social media, today announced their partnership with Outburst Tour, a series of multi-city interactive forums addressing pressing public policy challenges through innovative 'new school' solutions.

Ultimate Republican Trivia Book Released by Marshall Rand Publishing
Tue, 19 Aug 2008, 11:10:34 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
ROYAL OAK, Mich. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- More than fifty-five million Americans proudly call themselves Republicans. However, many individuals support political parties without fully understanding the history behind them. Author and historian Scott Paul Frush wants to shed light on one of the parties that has made a difference in this country by examining its rich history in the book, 'Ultimate Republican Trivia: 1001 Fun and Fascinating Facts' (ISBN: 978-0974437415, Marshall Rand Publishing).

Community Leaders Assemble for Intensive Training Focused on Voter Protection
Tue, 29 Jul 2008, 14:11:40 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
WASHINGTON, D.C., July 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Anticipating the largest voter turnout in history - and ensuing problems at the polls - the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation (NCBCP) left no stone unturned during a three-day Operation Big Vote Training Academy held in New Orleans last week to train field organizers on voter registration, mobilization, and voter protection.

Greg Conlon Believes U.S. Fiscal Policies Need to Change and Federal Government Expenses Need to be Cut 10-Percent
Thu, 19 Jun 2008, 17:03:32 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
SAN CARLOS, Calif., June 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Greg Conlon, recently elected in the June Primary Election as the Republican Candidate for U.S. Congress in California's 12th District, believes Congress and the country's fiscal policies need to change to strengthen the value of the dollar and significantly decrease oil and gasoline prices in the U. S. The 12th District includes most of San Mateo County and the Southwestern portion of the City of San Francisco.

Senator George J. Mitchell to Receive 2008 Eisenhower Medal for Leadership and Service
Mon, 12 May 2008, 08:50:12 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
PHILADELPHIA, Pa., May 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Eisenhower Fellowships has announced that it will present the 2008 Dwight D. Eisenhower Medal for Leadership and Service to former U.S. Senate Majority Leader George J. Mitchell. Eisenhower Chairman General Colin L. Powell USA (Retired) will present the award to Senator Mitchell at its annual board of trustees' dinner in Philadelphia on May 15, 2008.

Study Assesses Presidential Front-Runners' Global Competitive Impact, Financial Psychology
Mon, 05 May 2008, 14:57:25 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
GAINESVILLE, Fla., May 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A White Paper recently released by the Perth Leadership Institute and written by leadership educator and author Dr. E. Ted Prince concludes that all three Presidential front runners focus on economic resource redistribution rather than economic value creation. The paper documents how the candidates business acumen will all create adverse long-term impacts on U.S.' global competitive position.

U.S. Senate Candidate Unveils New 'Weapon' for Bringing Issues to Voters
Mon, 28 Apr 2008, 18:36:29 GMTEdited by Debra Tone
SPEARFISH, S.D., April 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Although political campaigns for national office are hideously expensive these days, you don't necessarily have to spend big to spend smart. South Dakota Republican U.S. Senate candidate Sam Kephart's campaign is employing a unique web-based technology to reach new donors and potential voters.

Former American Idol Contestant Antonella Barba Becomes Spokesperson for ElectionMall's Voter Space
Tue, 04 Mar 2008, 10:11:07 GMTEdited by Debra Tone
WASHINGTON, D.C., March 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- American Idol's season six brought Antonella Barba into public view. Despite leading in Internet polling and search engines, Antonella was eliminated (sounds like a fate known by certain politicians). Now Antonella is back in the spotlight but not for glamour or show biz. The senior at Catholic University is reaching out to the new generation of voters by singing the National Anthem, promoting talking avatars, and addressing first time voters on their essential participation for a better democracy.

Willie Nelson: Impeach Bush, 'Throw The Bastards Out'
Tue, 19 Feb 2008, 14:31:10 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
AUSTIN, Texas - Feb. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- American icon Willie Nelson says he supports efforts to impeach President Bush and 'throw the bastards out,' adding that the administration will do anything to stay in power, including staging an event to cancel the election. In his second appearance this month, Nelson told The Alex Jones Show today that he supported Dennis Kucinich's attempt to impeach Bush.

ElectionMall, Google, and Iowa GOP Provide Real-Time Results of 2008 Iowa Caucus
Thu, 03 Jan 2008, 13:00:42 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
DES MOINES, Iowa - Jan. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The highly anticipated Iowa Caucus will finally take place this evening and instead of waiting for local and cable news outlets to report the results, Americans can view the Caucus results in real-time. In an historic collaboration between ElectionMall Technologies, the Iowa Republican Party, and Google; voters, bloggers and politicos will be able to view actual county breakdowns once the results are phoned in.

Black Youth Vote! National Civic Education Training Tour Promotes Voting in Iowa
Thu, 13 Dec 2007, 11:30:46 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
DES MOINES, Iowa - Dec. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- As part of ongoing efforts to motivate young people to engage in the political process, the League of Young Voters Education Fund (LYVEF) recently teamed up with the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation's (NCBCP) Black Youth Vote! (BYV!) for an innovative civic participation training at North High School in Des Moines, IA.

Congressman Virgil Goode to Receive Stephen Dill Lee Award Wednesday
Tue, 04 Dec 2007, 09:20:37 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
ELM SPRINGS, COLUMBIA, Tenn. - Dec. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Sons of Confederate Veterans Commander-in-Chief Christopher M. Sullivan will present the Stephen Dill Lee Award to Congressman Virgil Goode of Virginia at a ceremony sponsored by the Jefferson Davis Camp, #305, Sons of Confederate Veterans.

Romney Agitates Confederate Descendants
Mon, 03 Dec 2007, 09:54:09 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
ELM SPRINGS, Tenn. - Dec. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Sons of Confederate Veterans leader Christopher M. Sullivan issued the following statement in response to the CNN Republican debate Wednesday 28 November: Mitt Romney proposes himself to be president of the United States but last night he clearly demonstrated not only his ignorance (more).

Widgets Make Presence Felt in Politics: ElectionMall Offers New Tools to Campaigns, Bloggers, and Voters
Wed, 07 Nov 2007, 16:46:27 GMTEdited by Debra Tone
LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Nov. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- WORLD BLOG EXPO -- Every year around end of October and beginning of November political yard-signs dot your neighbors lawn and street medians as campaigns try to increase name recognition and push to Get-Out-The-Vote on Election Day and with the 2008 elections now less than a year away, social networking sites and blogs will soon be cultured with electronic yard sign widgets.

Non-Profit Group Discovers Kentucky Commission, Historical Society, Transportation Cabinet Weren't Legal in Issuing Lincoln Specialty Plate
Mon, 05 Nov 2007, 11:31:51 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
FRANKFORT, Ky. - Nov. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- It's not legal, not appropriate use of public funds, and a deep insult to non-profit organizations across the Commonwealth who have worked to legally get, or even have just thought about getting, specialty plates, said Don Shelton, spokesman for the Kentucky Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans.

Sons of Confederate Veterans Leader Answers Sharpton's Remarks About Confederate Symbols
Thu, 01 Nov 2007, 15:45:28 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
ELM SPRINGS, Tenn. - Nov. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The following statement was issued today by Christopher M. Sullivan, Commander-In-Chief, Sons of Confederate Veterans: It has come to our attention that Al Sharpton has used highly volatile and untrue words to inject his prejudice into a non-story with Vice President Cheney. It appears to be another attempt by Sharpton to grab headlines and falsely cry "racism" for profit.

Memoir of Top Chinese Rights Lawyer Published as His Whereabouts Unknown
Thu, 25 Oct 2007, 16:46:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Oct. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Broad Press USA announced this week the release in English of 'A China More Just' (ISBN: 1-932674-36-5), an autobiographical account by Chinese lawyer and Nobel Peace Prize nominee, Gao Zhisheng. The announcement comes one month after Gao was abducted by the Chinese authorities.

Campaign Security Goes On High Alert as 2008 Presidential Race Heats Up
Fri, 05 Oct 2007, 21:41:00 GMTEdited by Debra Tone
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Oct. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- No one wants to talk about it. There is something that politicians don't want you to know. It's understandable considering politicians are not in the habit of displaying weakness. The reality is that many campaign websites are insufficiently protected from hackers and fraudulent sites. ElectionMall CEO, Ravi Singh has pioneered this issue since 2000.

ElectionMall and CompleteCampaigns Combine to Give Internet Boost for Campaigns
Tue, 28 Aug 2007, 21:00:00 GMTEdited by Debra Tone
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Aug. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Benjamin Katz of and Ravi Singh of announced today that they are forming a strategic partnership to offer campaigns a 'one-stop-shop' online. Alliance dramatically changes how candidates run in 2008.

Presidential Candidate Roland Aranjo - 50 States in 100 Days
Mon, 20 Aug 2007, 16:13:00 GMTEdited by Debra Tone
DENVER, Colo. - Aug. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Democratic Presidential candidate and author Roland Aranjo starting in his home town of Denver Colorado, will kick-off a national Democracy Revival Tour, 50 States in 100 Days. 'I will be traveling across America, holding local democracy discussions, listening to local concerns and sharing my vision for our democracy,' stated Aranjo.

Iowa Straw Poll Offers Tickets Online Similar to a Rock Concert
Fri, 10 Aug 2007, 21:51:00 GMTEdited by Debra Tone
AMES, Iowa - Aug. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- While Republican presidential hopefuls are in Ames, Iowa this weekend shaking hands and jockeying for position among party faithful, two new technology tools are being offered to Iowa voters and political junkies. ElectionMall's eTicketing software and text messaging (SMS) system are being provided through allowing supporters to purchase their tickets online to the Iowa Straw Poll and receive results on their cell phone.

New IRAQ Non-fiction Novel Unravels the Mystery of Iraqi Politics and Apparent Chaos
Wed, 25 Jul 2007, 17:19:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
PORTLAND, Maine - July 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'Iraq decoded' (ISBN: 978-0-9794922-0-4, Fazeli Publishing), a book by Dr. Jabbar Fazeli is scheduled for release on August 10, 2007. Iraq decoded is an up-to-date, non-partisan overview of the facts surrounding events in Iraq, coupled with a unique analysis and realistic options for moving forward. The author is a Maine resident and a native of the Middle East

Dark Horse Presidential Candidate Exposes Alleged Legal Mafia that Protects Alberto Gonzales, Scooter Libby
Fri, 13 Jul 2007, 15:00:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
MIAMI, Fla. - July 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Dark horse presidential candidate and multimedia artist, Victor-Hugo Vaca Jr. filed a complaint against a law firm, alleging conflict of interest when his lawyer moved in to his home without permission and without a lease in the midst of several trials for the artist.

Sons of Confederate Veterans, Inc. Statement on NAACP
Tue, 19 Jun 2007, 19:08:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
COLUMBIA, Tenn. - June 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- According to reports in the national press, the NAACP is suffering financial problems and is closing some operations, including all regional offices, and is making staff reductions of 40-percent. SCV Commander-in-Chief Christopher M. Sullivan issued the following statement (continued).

New Book Concerning Possible Impact of Illegal Immigration Gets Mass Appeal
Fri, 11 May 2007, 23:00:00 GMTEdited by Chris Simmons
DAYTON, Ohio - May 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'America Libre' (ISBN: 0-595-42606-9), a fictional book by Raul Ramos y Sanchez, highlights the growing social tension caused by illegal immigration and shows a possible outcome of the crisis - a civil war that leads to the redrawing of America's borders

Former U.N. Ambassador Andrew Young Joins the Advisory Board of Penny PAC Which Addresses Americans' Top Concerns
Wed, 02 May 2007, 21:30:00 GMTEdited by Chris Simmons
WASHINGTON, D.C. - May 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Andrew Young, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and civil rights leader, has joined the advisory board of Penny PAC. Penny PAC is a non-partisan political action committee that focuses on education, energy, economic development, health care and homeland security, issues that consistently rank among the top concerns for Americans on public opinion polls.

President Gerald R. Ford's Final Memoir is Released
Wed, 18 Apr 2007, 16:27:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Apr. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- FlatSigned Press, a publishing house and rare books distributor, has released exclusive new writings by the late President Gerald R. Ford. The book, entitled 'A Presidential Legacy and The Warren Commission' (ISBN-13: 978-1-934304-02-0), provides a fascinating look into the mind of a great American leader in the final years before his death.

Sons of Confederate Veterans Condemn Bias, Sloppy and Slanderous 'Journalism' from Indianapolis Fox 59
Fri, 13 Apr 2007, 18:00:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
ELM SPRINGS, Tenn. - Apr. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'An outrageous lie' was the response of Chris Sullivan, Commander-in-Chief of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, to a recent report by Fox Channel 59 portraying the SCV as 'racist' and 'supremist' (sic).

American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor Seek Apology and Closure for POW Abuse
Tue, 10 Apr 2007, 23:00:00 GMTEdited by Liisa Sullivan
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Apr. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor (ADBC) will be passing a resolution at an upcoming meeting at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Herndon, VA on April 13; it will address the grievances of misconduct by the Japanese military for their brutal treatment of POWs and to the many Japanese companies that placed POWs into slavery during World War II.

M2SYS Delivers Rapid Fingerprint Integration Technology to Support Successful Deployment of Biometrically Controlled Nigerian Voting Project
Mon, 19 Feb 2007, 13:00:00 GMTEdited by Chris Simmons
ATLANTA, Ga. - Feb. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- M2SYS Technology announced today that it was selected late in 2006 by a leading Nigerian IT products provider to deliver fingerprint scanners and software for the secure national voting project. After the original local vendor selected for the project faced delays in meeting its timeline for the fulfillment of a portion of needed IT units, Nigerian government officials sought out the help of another company, who turned to M2SYS for assistance.

Political Internet 'Revolutionaries' Endorse ElectionMall Product
Thu, 18 Jan 2007, 15:56:00 GMTEdited by Chris Simmons
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Jan. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., a nonpartisan worldwide provider of technology solutions to political campaigns, released today a testimonial by Joe Trippi praising ElectionMall's suite of technology tools for federal, state, and local races, and also announced that Dr. Michael Cornfield has been named Vice President of Public Affairs. Releases Top Ten Bushisms of 2006
Tue, 12 Dec 2006, 16:14:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
DENVER, Colo. - Dec. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) --, a humor website which collects funny English mistakes from around the world, announces the release of 'The Top Ten Bushisms of 2006' as well as the release of a new seamless compilation of Bush misstatements, 'Where Wings Take Dream: An Inspirational Speech to the Nation.'

Black Group Launches Two New TV Ads Blasting Cardin and Ford as Bad for Black Voters
Sat, 04 Nov 2006, 14:23:00 GMTEdited by Chris Simmons
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Nov. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Blacks for Economic Security Today (BEST) on Saturday released two television advertisements that attack two Democratic candidates for turning their backs on the African-American population. To view:

Blacks for Economic Security Today - Black Group TV Ads Blast Cardin and Ford as Bad for Black Voters
Fri, 03 Nov 2006, 15:09:00 GMTEdited by Chris Simmons
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Nov. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Blacks for Economic Security Today (BEST) have released two television advertisements designed by black voters to reach black people. The two ads blast Maryland Senate Candidate Ben Cardin and Tennessee Senate Candidate Harold Ford as bad news for black voters. The ad calls out Cardin for his dismal voting record for blacks as well as his taking for granted the black vote in Maryland.

Department of Homeland Security Violates Whistleblower Protection Laws
Mon, 30 Oct 2006, 16:12:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Oct. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Government Accountability Project (GAP) and the Project On Government Oversight (POGO) are challenging a decision by the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to fire a Federal Air Marshal for revealing an unclassified plan that would have removed air marshals from nonstop long-distance flights, similar to those hijacked for the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

Illinois' Black Legislators to Host Two-Day Community Engagement Summit and Scholarship Gala
Wed, 11 Oct 2006, 17:51:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
MATTESON, Ill. - Oct. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For the first time in five years and just five days before the upcoming mid-term election, the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus (ILBC) will host a state-wide conference in hopes of engaging community activists, religious and business leaders and concerned citizens on a wide variety of issues. The two-day summit will take place Thursday and Friday, November 2 - 3, 2006 at the Matteson Holiday Inn located in south suburban Matteson Illinois.

Welfare Chislers, Able-Bodied Loafers Win Big - Welfare Fraud Game Banned in the 80's Back in Print
Wed, 11 Oct 2006, 01:29:00 GMTEdited by Chris Simmons
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Oct. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- announced today that it has re-released the controversial board game, 'Public Assistance: Why Bother Working for a Living?' in both an economy version and a deluxe version. The game pits players on the Able-bodied Welfare Recipient's Promenade against those in the Working Person's Rut. Those on the Welfare Promenade begin with $1,000 and get $300 more for each out-of-wedlock child.

'Boot the Democrats Out!' Says Tax Expert and Reformer Giving Major Reasons Why
Tue, 03 Oct 2006, 14:47:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Oct. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- According to tax expert John C. Garrison: Like a reflex reaction, it seems natural for people quickly to associate our dreaded income tax with the I.R.S. But a new book by Garrison seeks to turn this focus instead on Congress and the Democratic Party. It is Congress, after all, with Democrats as originators and chief defenders of the system, who since 1913 are responsible for whatever is wrong or dreadful with our current form of income tax since it was Congress, with Democrats leading the charge, who in 1913 created our income tax in the form it stands today.

Leading Political e-Greeting Card Website Offers New Print Tool for Campaign and Voters
Wed, 27 Sep 2006, 23:28:00 GMTEdited by Chris Simmons
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Sept. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ElectionMall Technologies, Inc. (, a non-partisan provider of technology to campaigns and elections, has re-launched one of its popular online political products,, with a new on-demand print feature that allows campaigns and voters to produce professional quality postcards, invitations, and greeting cards all at their computer keyboard.

A Disturbing Tax Revelation: Another Reason to Dislike Congress and Distrust Democrats?
Tue, 19 Sep 2006, 14:34:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Sept. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Like a reflex reaction, it seems natural for people quickly to associate our dreaded annual income tax with the I.R.S. But a new book seeks to turn this focus instead on Congress. It is Congress, after all, who is responsible for whatever may be wrong or dreadful with the income tax since it was Congress who created the tax as it is, with Democrats - the strongest supporters of the system-leading the charge. In his new book, 'The New Income Tax Scandal: How Congress Hijacked the Sixteenth Amendment,' John C. Garrison, who has served honorably on the legal staff of a major State of Florida law enforcement agency, and who has been active for over two decades in tax history research and tax reform activism, has delved into the history of those questionable events in Congress that led to the establishment of our modern income tax, fearlessly revealing in his book the legislative corruption that went into the system at its inception.

Children's Health Organizations and Advocates Endorse YES Vote on Missouri Stem Cell Initiative
Mon, 28 Aug 2006, 15:20:00 GMTEdited by Chris Simmons
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Aug. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Major children's health organizations have joined with leading Missouri pediatricians and children's advocates to urge a YES vote on the Missouri Stem Cell Research and Cures Initiative, the referendum measure designed to ensure that Missouri patients will continue to have access to any stem cell therapies and cures allowed under federal law and available to other Americans. The measure, supported by the Missouri Coalition for Lifesaving Cures, will be Amendment 2 on the November statewide ballot.

Proposed Public Agency Accountability Ballot Measure
Tue, 15 Aug 2006, 15:56:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, CA - Aug. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- According to a ballot measure setting forth requirements for holding public agencies, public employees, and elected officials (including judges) accountable will be filed on August 31, 2006 with Bruce McPherson, California Secretary of State.

Hillary Topless - Documentary Uncovers Nude Origin of Sex Museum's 'Presidential Bust' of Senator Clinton
Wed, 26 Jul 2006, 19:59:00 GMTEdited by Chris Simmons
NEW YORK, NY - July 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The nude study of Senator Hillary Clinton used in creating her first portrait as U.S. President is featured in a documentary now viewable at, the net's leading video download site. 'Hillary's Bust,' an eight-minute short produced by Goodnight Film, reveals the sexy origins of a statue of the former First Lady planned for display at New York's Museum of Sex. The film contains the only footage taken of an unclothed preparatory study of Hillary Clinton's upper torso used for developing the heroic-scaled 'Presidential Bust of Hillary Rodham Clinton: First Woman President of the United States of America.'

Former Gov. Roy Barnes Endorses Jim Martin, Democratic Candidate for Lieutenant Governor
Thu, 06 Jul 2006, 22:47:00 GMTEdited by Christopher L. Simmons
ATLANTA, GA - July 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In a radio advertisement airing statewide beginning today, former Gov. Roy Barnes announces his endorsement of Jim Martin in the race for Lieutenant Governor. Gov. Barnes's endorsement of Martin, who served 18 years in the state House of Representatives and as Commissioner of Human Resources under two governors, is the former governor's first endorsement this year in a contested statewide primary.

L.A. County Supervisor Gloria Molina and 19 Other Elite Women to Be Honored at the 2006 Hispanic Business Woman of the Year Awards
Thu, 27 Apr 2006, 16:29:00 GMTEdited by Christopher Laird Simmons
SANTA BARBARA, CA - Apr. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Trailblazer Gloria Molina, chair of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, will be honored as the 2006 Hispanic Business Woman of the Year in a special ceremony along with 19 other Elite Women. The special ceremony will take place Thursday, May 4, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, NV, and some seating is still available. Maria Silva from KVBC News 3 in Las Vegas will preside as this year's Mistress of Ceremonies.

State Government Alert: Kentucky Defies Big Tobacco Lobbyists' Pressure by Seeking A Flat Tax on Cigarette Sales
Wed, 26 Apr 2006, 15:10:00 GMTEdited by Carly Zander
DALLAS, TX - Apr. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- announced today that Kentucky State Government officials could withdraw from the Master Settlement Agreement ('MSA'), despite fierce opposition from out-of-state, Big Tobacco lobbyists. The MSA was the original 'Stealth Cartel,' created under the guise of a "settlement" between Big Tobacco and the 46 state signatories.

California Ferret Lovers Plan Ballot Initiative to Legalize Ferrets
Wed, 29 Mar 2006, 17:42:00 GMTEdited by Christopher Laird Simmons
SAN DIEGO, CA - Mar. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- California ferret enthusiasts launched a new website in the latest attempt to legalize ferrets in California, one of only two states where they remain illegal. The new website for California Legalization Initiative for Ferrets is

Armor CEO Attends Republican Workshops and Dinner
Tue, 28 Mar 2006, 15:57:00 GMTEdited by Christopher Laird Simmons
SOLANA BEACH, CA - March 28, 2006 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Armor Electric Inc. (OTC BB: ARME) wishes to announce that the CEO of Armor Electric, Mr. Merrill W. Moses was invited to attend a Republican dinner with President Bush, Senators and Congressmen this past week in Washington, D.C. He also participated in the National Republican workshop forum on the Republican four part Energy Initiative which, in part, is a 'brain trust' and 'think tank' to develop loans and grants for new technology in the fields of alternative energy, hydrogen and ethanol fuels, hybrid electric systems, conservation and other energy saving technologies.

'Musical Cure for the Blue-State Blues' Enters Seventh Smash Month
Mon, 27 Mar 2006, 16:49:00 GMTEdited by Christopher Laird Simmons
NEW YORK, NY - Mar. 27. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'BUSH IS BAD: The Musical Cure for the Blue-State Blues,' the hilarious, cathartic and unabashedly partisan musical revue by Joshua Rosenblum, is now entering its seventh smash month at The Triad Theatre, 158 West 72nd Street (between Broadway and Columbus), Shrubbery Productions announced today. Originally slated for only eight performances when it began last September, the show extended its run twice due to popular demand, and is now continuing indefinitely, offering Thursday and Friday night performances at 9 PM.

Torino Advances North American Indigenous Olympic Bid
Fri, 10 Mar 2006, 05:55 ESTEdited by Christopher Laird Simmons
LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Mar. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'Thanks to the warm welcoming by humanitarian sports leaders, sponsors, and Olympic leaders at Torino, there is a realistic chance that our Native youth will be able to shine in the China and Vancouver Olympics as athletes,' said Stew Young (Tulalip 'Orca' Tribe), member of the Native American Ski Team; reported by the Native Voices Foundation (NVF) today.

Cartoons on Belarus' President Lukashenka Printed Across Europe
Thu, 9 Mar 2006, 01:36 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
MINSK, Belarus - Mar. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Maidan International welcomes Central European newspapers' solidarity with Belarusian civic activists. Central European newspapers line up with Belarusian cartoonists to show solidarity with the people, who were, and still are, abused by the brutal regime of Belarus' president Aleksander Lukashenko.

Election Security Seal Program to Demonstrate on Capital Hill
Wed, 8 Feb 2006, 06:51 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Feb. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- At a first of a kind opportunity on Capitol Hill, members of Congress, congressional staffers, senior policy experts, and the staff of the Bush Administration will have the chance to view ElectionMall Technologies' Election Security Seal Program at the Congressional Internet Advisory Committee Reception and Technology Fair.

Human Rights Protestors Create World's First Velvet Muhammad; Velvet Prophet Paintings Given to Radical Islamic Groups
Tue, 7 Feb 2006, 01:16 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
NEW YORK, NY - Feb. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With or without fluorescent paint, few things are as quintessentially kitschy as black velvet paintings. But many political leaders in Europe and the United States seem to agree with the Pope and the Islamic community that free speech is what's truly out of style. In response to this officially endorsed cultural intimidation, an international group of brave human rights activists, known as the Velvet Prophet People, have created the Velvet Muhammad to demonstrate that 'free speech is never in poor taste.'

New Book Argues That In-Depth Psychology Can Facilitate A Liberal Resurgence
Thu, 26 Jan 2006, 11:38 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
SANTA FE, NM - Jan. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- If liberals are to regain the political ascendancy, they need a breakthrough in their understanding of themselves and the forces that oppose them, writes in-depth psychotherapist Peter Michaelson in his new book, 'Democracy's Little Self-Help Book' (ISBN 1-4259-1218-4).

National Remembrance Day to Honor Two Assassinated Lebanese Leaders
Mon, 23 Jan 2006, 03:33 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, CA - Jan. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A national day of remembrance will be observed on February 14 in honor of Rafik Hariri, the former Prime Minister of Lebanon, and Parliament member Gibran Tueni. Remembrances will be held across the United States by many of the three million Americans of Lebanese descent, who include numerous celebrities. Sanford Holst announced the observances on behalf of the Hariri-Tueni Remembrance Committee.

Medicare Patients and Care Providers Fear Dire Consequences of Medicare Reform Bill
Mon, 23 Jan 2006, 11:04 ESTEdited by Christopher Simmons
BAKERSFIELD, CA - Jan. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A grass-roots effort to focus attention on disturbing elements of the Medicare reform legislation some Medicare beneficiaries and patient-care advocates call 'frightening' and 'disastrous' will begin with an organized protest outside the Bakersfield offices of House Ways and Means Chairman Bill Thomas (R-CA) on Tuesday, Jan. 24. Last Chance for Patient Choice (a 527 not-for-profit organization) plans to launch its nationwide advocacy effort on the eve of the final budget reconciliation bill vote (S. 1932) by the U.S. House of Representatives that will probably occur during the first week of February.

California Based Designer Urges People to 'Just Say No to Sex with Republicans' Until Iraq War is Withdrawn Through FeelingBushed.Com
Mon, 16 Jan 2006, 01:30 ESTEdited by Christopher Simmons
LOS ANGELES, CA - Jan. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Christopher Curry, Technology Principal for SHRIMPO LLC, an Internet technology consulting firm, has announced a new campaign for 2006 with FEELINGBUSHED.COM, a satirical website dedicated to current anti-war efforts through his message of 'Just Say No to Sex with Republicans.'

Missouri Firefighters Elect New Officers, Advocate for Members Legislatively
Wed, 11 Jan 2006, 01:45 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
KANSAS CITY, MO - Jan. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Firefighters from across the state of Missouri have come together and elected new leadership for the Missouri State Council of Fire Fighters (MSCFF) bringing a much needed and desired unity to the organization. The State Council is not only the exclusive statewide firefighter organization with over 5,600 employees throughout Missouri, but also the exclusive advocate for the courageous brothers and sisters of the fire and EMS service.

Size Matters Property Tax
Thu, 5 Jan 2006, 07:21 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Jan. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Because someone has to step up and suggest something: this year's address deals with California's property tax -- All aspects of California Proposition 13 on property taxes are to remain the same except that homes of '4,000 square feet or more' are to pay an additional 1%.

Historic Announcement in Mexican Politics: ElectionMall to Bring Technology to Mexican Candidates for 2006
Wed, 7 Dec 2005, 04:46 ESTEdited by Christopher Simmons
MONTERREY, Mexico - Dec. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., a non-partisan leading provider for campaigns and elections technology worldwide headquartered in Washington D.C., has launched the first website of its kind in Mexico to provide services, tools, and products to candidates, political organizations, and voters in anticipation of the upcoming 2006 Mexican elections.

Humorous English Mistakes Website Releases Top Ten Funniest Bush Blunders of all Time
Mon, 14 Nov 2005, 12:31 ESTEdited by Christopher Simmons
DENVER, CO - Nov. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) --, a website dedicated to collecting humorous English mistakes from around the world, is kicking off its new 'Weekly Top Ten List' feature by releasing 'The Top Ten Funniest Bush Blunders of All Time (so far...).'

Political Parody's Casino Quality Bushy Cards Poke Fun at Dubya's Policies
Mon, 14 Nov 2005, 10:33 ESTEdited by Beverly West
AUSTIN, TX - Nov. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Political Parody LLC, a socially aware novelty company dedicated to bringing about social change through political humor, today announced the launch of The Bushy Cards, a 54-image, casino quality, collector's edition playing card deck, featuring humorous visual commentaries on George W. Bush.

ElectionMall Develops Powerful Email System for Campaigns and Elections
Wed, 2 Nov 2005, 05:31 ESTEdited by Christopher Simmons
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Nov. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., a leading technology company in campaigns and elections, announces the launching of its Get-Out-the-E-mail system. ElectionMall's Get-Out-the-Email system is a one-of-a-kind advanced application that is tailored to those that are involved in the campaigns.

Falsified Bush Biography Found on State Department Website (Approved by Harriet Miers?)
Mon, 17 Oct 2005, 03:58 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Oct. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On September 29, 2005, investigative journalist Hugh E. Scott found a White House biography on the Internet that claimed President Bush had flown Texas Air National Guard F102 interceptors almost six years when the actual time was 27 months. The text contained other exaggerations as well, says Scott.

Senator Hagel - Sir, You Bleed Just Like the Rest of Us
Mon, 22 Aug 2005, 02:02 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. - August 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Author and Gospel singer Bob Miller, a registered Republican who has been attacked several times and even suffered a superficial knife wound after making an anti-Bush speech in 2004 that became widely known and published as 'Democracy Took the Day Off' said today.

Senator Van de Putte Named President-Elect of National Conference of State Legislators
Wed, 17 Aug 2005, 03:58 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
AUSTIN, TX and SEATTLE, Wash. - August 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Senator Leticia Van de Putte (D-San Antonio) is being named President-Elect of the prestigious National Conference of State Legislators (NCSL) Friday at their annual conference in Seattle, Washington. Van de Putte, the first Hispanic and the first Texan ever named President-Elect of the organization, will assume the Presidency of the organization next year.

Pro-Pot Republican and Presidential Candidate Publishes Book, '9021GROW'
Tue, 16 Aug 2005, 12:26 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - August 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 9021GROW is sure to be one of the most controversial publications of 2005. CraigX has worked with Star magazine and written for High Times magazine and this book, 9021GROW (ISBN-0-9747110-0-4) is a combination of the two genres with a prophetic message. As the owner of America's premier hemp store, 2000B.C., CraigX was arrested standing up for his Free Speech rights. He went to court with attorney, Eric Shevin, and won the right to call a water pipe a 'bong.'

First Ever E-Democracy Symposium: 'Campaign Guru' to Speak
Mon, 25 Jul 2005, 11:17 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - July 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Online campaigning expert and CEO of ElectionMall Technologies, Inc. Ravi Singh will discuss how candidates engage and inform voters through the Internet at the first ever international conference focused on local e-democracy. The International Symposium on Local E-Democracy will explore leading e-democracy trends around the world and will include field visits to area government and community e-democracy projects.

First Ever Webmaster Certificate Program Announced
Fri, 8 Jul 2005, 05:17 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
LAS VEGAS, NV - July 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Online campaigning expert and CEO of ElectionMall Technologies, Inc. ( Ravi Singh announced the launch of the first-ever webmaster certificate seminar. The webmaster seminar, which is being conducted by ElectionMall Academy, will provide political activists and campaign managers with the necessary knowledge to utilize the expanding role of technology in campaigns.

Jim Martin's Campaign for Lieutenant Governor Raises Almost a Quarter of a Million Dollars in Only One Month
Thu, 7 Jul 2005, 02:23 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
ATLANTA, GA - July 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In only one month since he entered the race for Lieutenant Governor of Georgia, Jim Martin has received contributions totaling almost a quarter of a million dollars, according to the campaign's first financial disclosure report filed today. Jim Martin, former Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Human Resources under Governors Roy Barnes and Sonny Perdue and a former member of the Georgia House of Representatives, announced his candidacy at the end of May 2005.

Political Canidate Mary Carey Available for Interviews - Atlanta
Tue, 5 Jul 2005, 04:49 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
ATLANTA, GA - July 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The former gubernatorial candidate, Mary Carey, is coming to Atlanta July 13-16, to appear at the Masters Gentlemen's Club - doing two exotic shows nightly - very nude! Ms. Carey recently has made headlines for her attendance at the Presidents GOP Dinner in Washington DC, June 13. She switched political parties and now carries the republican torch and has announced her candidacy for Lt. Governor of California in 2006

MEDIA STATEMENT: Blogger & FEC Government Hearings Alternative - ' introduces Blogger Identity Seal (BIS)'
Tue, 28 Jun 2005, 06:29 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
WASHINGTON, D.C. - June 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In response to the proposed FEC regulations of Internet web logs, ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., a leading non-partisan provider of on-line campaign technology solutions, is developing a Blogger Identity Seal (BIS). BIS will provide an alternative to the FEC government concern that Bloggers must 'identify' themselves as a media or non-media identity.

'Iran and America: Rekindling a Love Lost' by Iran Expert Urges Us to Give Peace a Chance
Tue, 21 Jun 2005, 01:21 ESTEdited by Beverly West
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - June 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- East-West Understanding Press today announced the publication of 'Iran and America: Rekindling a Love Lost' (ISBN: 0974217204) by Dr. Badi Badiozamani, an Iranian-American scholar who has lived half of his life in the United States. The book is a historical analysis of the relationship between these two great nations. It calls for a rejuvenation of the friendship between Iran and America.

President Bush to Release Butterflies at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day to Honor Fallen Heroes
Fri, 27 May 2005, 05:22 ESTEdited by Christopher Simmons
WASHINGTON, DC - May 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Department of Defense's Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) has scheduled a ceremony to honor and remember heroes who lost their lives in the service of our country or during terrorist attacks. Over 100 youth that have lost loved ones will attend the ceremony and each will release a live butterfly with President Bush, the IBBA announced today.

New Book Discusses Role of Prospective Arizona Gubernatorial Candidate in Alleged Racial Profiling
Tue, 17 May 2005, 11:50 ESTEdited by Christopher Simmons
PHOENIX, AZ - May 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- If one happened to be a Hispanic or an African American, Richard M. Romley as the Maricopa County Attorney made sure the person was taken off the streets and targeted for law enforcement activities, claims author Anant Kumar Tripati. When Tripati obtained in excess of 150,000 pieces of evidence to challenge the numerous corrupt practices, Romley allegedly had Tripati arrested so as to make sure the challenges against Maricopa County did not advance or succeed.

ElectionMall Technologies, Inc. to Sponsor Personal Democracy Forum Conference: Ravi Singh to Speak on New Technologies for Campaigns
Mon, 16 May 2005, 12:39 ESTEdited by Christopher Simmons
NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. - May 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Campaign technology company, ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., today announced its sponsorship of the Personal Democracy Forum Conference. The event is taking place today at the City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate Center in New York City. The second annual conference will bring together online technology experts and political insiders to discuss new trends in political technology. Ravi Singh, CEO and founder of ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., will be a featured speaker at the event.

Data Reveals San Francisco Care Not Cash Program for the Homeless Does Not Add Up
Fri, 6 May 2005, 11:50 ESTEdited by Beverly West
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - May 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In his article 'Snake Oil in San Francisco, the Significance of Doing the Math of Care Not Cash' (, Dr. Eugene Dong reveals that San Francisco's Care not Cash program did not reduce homelessness or provide ongoing services to this population as promised. Instead, the bulk of the 14 million dollars taken from the county welfare fund under this Program has been used to line the pockets of San Francisco property owners.

New Movement To End U.S. Occupation Of Iraq Launches National Counting The Cost Event May 15.
Fri, 6 May 2005, 10:52 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
PHILADELPHIA, PA - May 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- People from around the country are signing up at to wear numbers symbolizing the over 100,000 civilians and soldiers who died because of the U.S. invasion of Iraq. Motivated by new information on the numbers of deaths in Iraq, and the lack of national discussion, participants from Alaska to Arizona, Boston to Baltimore, are signing up to participate in a simple but dramatic gesture. On May 15th across the country, Counting the Cost participants will wear their numbers and demonstrate - in silent vigils to large public die-ins.

New 'Money' From Parodies and Protests Porous Borders
Wed, 27 Apr 2005, 04:54 ESTEdited by Carly Zander
VALLEY CENTER, Calif. - Apr. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Crisp new five 'dolares' bills issued by the United States of Amexica are beginning to circulate in border states. The fake, but very realistic looking money, features the photo portraits of George W. Bush and Mexican President Vicente Fox. Michael Dalton Johnson who operates, a political satire site, created the faux currency, designed to protest and parody America's porous borders.

National Public Service Award Winners Announced
Thu, 31 Mar 2005, 12:34 ESTEdited by Christopher Simmons
WASHINGTON, DC /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Winners of the prestigious National Public Service Awards, the premier awards for excellence in public service at all levels of government, have been announced by the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) and the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA). They will be presented on Monday, April 4, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Milwaukee, WI, at noon, at the ASPA National Conference.

Demanding Accountability: Youth Visit State Representatives to Prepare for BYV! Leadership Conference
Mon, 14 Mar 2005, 02:39 ESTEdited by Christopher Simmons
WASHINGTON, DC /Send2Press Newswire/ -- In an effort to leverage the historic youth voter turnout in 2004, a cadre of young activists across the country have identified issues important to them and are visiting state representatives to discuss how they will address those issues. The task is a pre-conference assignment for the Fifth Annual Black Youth Vote! (BYV!) Civic Leadership Conference, Hip Hop Activism: Revolutionizing Black Power, April 7-9, at the National Education Association in Washington, DC.

90-year-old Women's Peace Organization Sees Middle East Peace, Water Resources as Key Issues: New Programs Launched on International Women's Day
Mon, 7 Mar 2005, 06:27 ESTEdited by Christopher Simmons
PHILADELPHIA, PA /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) is launching two new cutting-edge programs to mark the celebration of International Women's Day, 2005. This begins its tenth decade of organizing to end war. WILPF has addressed the root causes of war and called for negotiated settlements to end them since its founding at The Hague in 1915.

Ukraine's Maidan International Election Observation Group: Moldovan Parliamentary Elections Flawed
Mon, 7 Mar 2005, 01:12 ESTEdited by Christopher Simmons
KYIV, Ukraine /Send2Press Newswire/ -- The Maidan International Election Observation Group (the Maidan Group) believes that some parts of the Parliamentary Election in the Republic of Moldova were free and democratic but with violations reported in several parts of the country.

ElectionMall Technologies, Inc. Sponsors Ball
Wed, 19 Jan 2005, 04:49 ESTEdited by Christopher Laird Simmons
WASHINGTON, D.C. /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Campaign technology company, ElectionMall Technologies, Inc. announced Wednesday that it will sponsor the high-profile, high-tech inaugural night celebration, Ball. The event will be a coming together of leaders of the high-tech community, elected officials and the media to celebrate the start of the President George W. Bush's second term.

By News Article Editor: Carly Zander
A Ukrainian-American Technology Group Mobilizes Thousands of Ukrainians to Help Reduce Fraud and Abuse in the Upcoming Presidential Election
KYIV, Ukraine - November 19, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- With the onset of the second round in Ukraine's 2004 presidential election, Maidan ( - the leading on-line provider of political news in Ukraine - has become a critical catalyst drawing thousands of its readers directly into Ukraine's election process. These readers have become civic activists having signed up online to serve as election workers, independent observers and field reporters.

By News Article Editor: Carly Zander
ElectionMall Technologies, Inc. Revolutionizes Online Campaigning in 2004 Cycle
WASHINGTON, D.C. - November 11, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of online technology to political campaigns, reshaped the way candidates reached voters in 2004 with its suite of online services and infrastructure. In addition to building and enhancing over 100 campaign websites, ElectionMall Technologies, Inc.'s packages of highly innovative solutions enabled its clients to set new records for voter contact, voter turnout, and fundraising.

By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
Election Night Party Sold Out - Blogger Lounge Engages Dignitaries, Capitol Hill Staffers, and Youth
WASHINGTON, D.C. - November 2, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- America's leading provider of online campaign technology solutions, ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., will sponsor a nonpartisan red-carpet event tonight celebrating the right to vote. Offering a unique twist to traditional Election Night coverage, the reception includes a first of its kind 'blogger lounge' at Club MCCXXIII. Access to this interactive media will be available to all guests, regardless of party affiliation.

By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
(c)send2press Electionmall Technologies, Inc. and Oddcast Launch The First-Ever On-Demand Online Presidential Debates
Talking Likenesses of President Bush and Senator Kerry Provide an Entertaining and Alternative Option for Watching The Debates
NEW YORK, NY - October 21, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Campaign technology company, ElectionMall Technologies, Inc. and Oddcast, a company that develops and distributes conversational character software products, today announced the first-ever launch of on-demand presidential debates. The online debates use virtual talking likenesses of President Bush and Senator Kerry and speaking archived audio feed to provide viewers with on-demand access to each of the debates. All three of the debates have been broken down by subject topic and are available for viewing at

By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
Activists Use Innovative Tactics To Encourage People To Vote And Protect Voters' Rights At The Polls
Activities include 'Protect Our Vote Sunday,' a sweepstakes offering Election Day volunteers the chance to win a new car, and the release of a Provisional Ballot Primer
WASHINGTON, D.C. - October 19, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Determined to turnout the African American community in record numbers, the nonpartisan Unity '04 Voter Empowerment Campaign, a program of the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation (NCBCP), is initiating several activities to encourage people to vote early or on Election Day, and make sure they know what their rights are at the polls.

By News Article Editor: Carly Zander
Former VVAW Regional Coordinator Accuses John Kerry of Dragging Antiwar Organization toward Jane Fonda and Collaboration with the Enemy
West Point Graduate Condemns Kerry's Valor Awards and Purple Hearts as Phony
ANNAPOLIS, MD - October 18, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- In an open letter to Senator John Kerry, a former regional coordinator for Viet Nam Veterans Against the War (VVAW) has accused the senator of betraying antiwar veterans and dragging VVAW to the radical left and collaboration with the enemy. Robert Bowie Johnson, Jr., an airborne ranger infantry veteran of Viet Nam and antiwar veteran himself also wrote in his letter that Kerry usurped the leadership of VVAW with his "phony medals for valor and [his] three phony Purple Hearts."

By News Article Editor: Carly Zander
Largest Election Night Event in DC: Dignitaries, Celebrities, and Youth Celebrate the Right to Vote
WASHINGTON, D.C. - October 18, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- America's leading provider of online campaign technology solutions, ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., will sponsor a nonpartisan red-carpet election night event celebrating the right to vote. The goal of is to promote participation among young voters who will play a crucial role in this year's elections. The event will raise money for organizations encouraging voter registration and activism.

By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
Over 1 Million Registered
After registering a historic number of new voters, Black groups assemble to reaffirm their commitment to Unity '04
WASHINGTON, DC - October 8, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- As election officials across the country scurry to process the massive number of voter registration forms submitted for the 2004 election cycle, the Unity '04 Coalition ( assembled in the nation's capital on Wednesday to celebrate registering over one million voters collectively and reaffirm their commitment to working together to turnout Black voters in record numbers and make sure each vote gets counted on Election Day.

By News Article Editor: Carly Zander
Internet Campaign Commercials: A New Alternative to Expensive TV Campaign Ads
WASHINGTON, D.C. - September 29, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Campaign technology company, ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., and media production company, Henninger Media Services have partnered to offer candidates an effective alternative to the television campaign commercial. The alliance will combine ElectionMall Technologies, Inc.'s product Net Campaign Commercial and Henninger's media production technology. Internet campaign commercials enable candidates and political organizations to run campaign ads twenty-four hours a day on their own websites at a more affordable cost than television ads.

By News Article Editor: Beverly West
(c) voterman voter power USA Voterman Gives the Power Back to the People
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - September 23, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- T.Ventures ( presents their new representative superhero, Voterman - defender of the just, uniter of the people, who together with will be fighting to take back the government from corporate lobbyists, special interest groups, and dishonest politicians.

By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
National 'Protect Our Power Weekend' Set To Kick Off Aggressive Get-Out-The-Vote Campaign
Coalition Determined To Make Sure Voters Know Their Rights At The Polls
WASHINGTON, DC - September 16, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Determined to galvanize the Black community and create a massive movement for civic participation, the Unity '04 Voter Empowerment Campaign announced today a Protect Our Power Weekend, October 1-3, when a coalition of over 160 organizations will coordinate activities across the nation in an effort to boost Black voter turnout and make sure each vote is counted on Election Day.

By News Article Editor: Carly Zander
Despite the Hype, Most Candidates Do Not Have Blogs
ElectionMall Technologies' Product, Election Blogger, is Software that Enables Candidates to Quickly Create and Run Their Own Official Campaign 'Blog'
WASHINGTON, D.C. - September 14, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Making their presence known at the Democratic National Convention in Boston this past July, blogs and bloggers are the latest topics of conversation in politics. Political junkies have created their own blogging subculture through which they get their news and express their concerns. Political blogs gained attention early this election year during the Democratic caucuses and primaries. "Blog" is a slang term for "web log" or a journal posted on the Internet.

By News Article Editor: Christopher L. Simmons
New England-Canada Business Council to Honor Lt. Governor Brian E. Dubie, State of Vermont, at Annual Leadership Award Breakfast
BOSTON, MA - September 8, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- The New England-Canada Business Council (NECBC) will honor Lt. Governor Brian E. Dubie, State of Vermont, at its Annual Leadership Award Breakfast, Friday, September 17, 2004, 7:30 a.m., at The Fairmont Copley Plaza, 138 St. James Avenue, Boston, MA. The Honorable Paul Cellucci, U.S. Ambassador to Canada, will be present at the award breakfast.

By News Article Editor: Christopher L. Simmons
RNC Chairman Ed Gillespie Gets Animated
Historical Unveiling of Audio Blog Technology During GOP Convention
NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. - August 31, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- ElectionMall Technologies, Inc. (, a non-partisan company, and Oddcast Media Technologies announced today the launch of an Ed Gillespie audio blog on the RNC Website ( This application will communicate Republican National Convention updates and party messages through their new product Campaign Pal, the industry-leading technology which features an online animated character who will talk to users live on the website.

By News Article Editor: Christopher L. Simmons
Do You Want to Buy the 'Election 2004'? asks Sue Cohn of Word of Mouth Advertising, Inc.
HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. - August 30, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Chicago-area Internet entrepreneur Sue Cohn, of Word of Mouth Advertising, Inc., is offering to sell her Internet domain to any TV networks, candidates, political parties and organizations who can come up with a minimum of $500,000 -- a relatively small sum now when you consider the record amounts of money being spent for this year's election on TV ad buys and elaborate political websites.

By News Article Editor: Christopher L. Simmons
Virtual Candidates Are the New Face of Campaign Websites
WASHINGTON, D.C. - August 27, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Two technology companies have partnered to offer a first of its kind technology to political candidates. Campaign technology company ElectionMall Technologies, Inc. and Oddcast, a company that develops and distributes conversational character software products, have allied to bring virtual technology to campaign websites.

By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
(c) photo of bob vanech Political Reality-TV Star Bob Vanech to Run for Connecticut Governor in 2006
Outspoken Cast Member Runs for 'Real' Office after Ten-Week National Run on Showtime's American Candidate Political-Reality TV Show
LOS ANGELES, CA and HARTFORD, CT - July 30, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Bob Vanech, the 35 year-old, Stamford, Connecticut-born entrepreneur and venture capitalist, has announced his intention to run a genuine gubernatorial campaign in his state of origin. Currently one of ten would-be candidates on Viacom's (NYSE:VIA) new political-reality television show, American Candidate premiering on Showtime, August 1st, Vanech promises "a fresh perspective on leadership in Connecticut."

News Article Editor: Christopher L. Simmons
Nobel Peace Prize Winner Desmond Tutu Challenges Bush, Blair and Other World Leaders to Follow God's Dream
KIHEI, HI - April 1, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Ten years after he helped to defeat apartheid, Archbishop Desmond Tutu is again generating controversy by saying God belongs in world politics. Archbishop Tutu articulates that dream in his own rich voice in the Audiobook version of "God Has A Dream," Published By Maui Media (

News Article Editor: Carly Zander
More Than 100,000 Projected To Participate In National I'm Embarrassed By My President Day on April 1, 2004
WASHINGTON, DC - March 25, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Democracy Means You (, an organization that promotes increased participation in the democratic process, announced today that more than 100,000 Americans are expected to participate in the National "I'm Embarrassed By My President" Day, April 1st, 2004.

News Article Editor: Carly Zander
National Public Service Award And Keeper Of The Flame Award Winners Announced
Washington, DC - March 22, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- The winners of the prestigious National Public Service Awards and Keeper of the Flame Awards, the premier awards for excellence in public service at all levels of government, have been announced by the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) and the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA).

News Article Editor: Carly Zander
Democracy Took The Day Off at Annual Song Writers Conference
FT. LAUDERDALE, FL - March 4, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Author and Gospel singer Bob Miller (, a registered Republican shocked his fellow song writers at their annual conference this week with his most unexpected political opinions. Miller said, "With the backbone of the Democratic Party, William Jefferson Clinton, out of the way and the Bush Storm Troopers in place, democracy took the day off. Then this war-for-profit crew moved forward with their plans as if world opinions were irrelevant."

[Business & Technology News Editor: Carly Zander]
Over 100 Influential Black Organizations Join Forces for Voter Empowerment Campaign
Results of Issues Poll Released During Launch of Unity 04
WASHINGTON, DC - Jan 14, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- A coalition of political, business, and civic organizations launched the Unity 04 Civic Engagement and Voter Empowerment Campaign (Unity 04), during a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington, DC last week. The coalition also released the results of an issues poll measuring opinions about the social and economic status of Black Americans over the past three years.

[Business News Editor: Christopher Simmons, Senior Editor]
Senator Joe Lieberman 'Stabbed In The Back' - Offered Opportunity For Civilized Revenge By
ATLANTA, GA - December 10, 2003 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- today offered Senator Joe Lieberman an opportunity for Civilized Revenge(tm) in response to the actions of Former Vice-President Al Gore on Tuesday which mirrored those of so many others in the political and business worlds for centuries. The former Vice-President chose to backstab a friend for his own personal gain. Gore's victim, his 2000 Vice-Presidential running mate, Senator Joe Lieberman of Connecticut; was backstabbed in an act that was roundly condemned by Lieberman, his supporters, and citizens nationwide.

[Business News Editor: Christopher Simmons, Senior Editor]
New National Study of Corrections Corporation of America Warns Investors and Legislators of 'Risky Investment'
Report Explores Continuing Operational And Financial Problems; Questions CCA's Long-Term Viability As States Reassess Prison Policies
WASHINGTON, DC - Dec. 9, 2003 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- An analysis released today by Grassroots Leadership ( of the first two decades of Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), questions how the nation's largest private prison company can remain viable in the face of continuing operational problems and current national corrections trends modifying lengthy prison terms. As states struggle though their third consecutive year of fiscal gloom with a cumulative $200 billion in revenue shortfalls, and lawmakers in 25 states implement smarter, shorter and less costly sentencing and correctional reforms, the report draws into question how CCA can possibly keep its cellblocks full.

[News Article Editor: Christopher Simmons, Senior News Editor]
OAKLAND, CA - Sept. 15, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- The Oakland Black Caucus, in conjunction with the 16th Assembly District, Alice Arts Coalition, Black Radical Congress, Black Women Organized for Political Action, Coalition for West Oakland Revitalization, Green Party of Alameda County, John George Democratic Club, Lovelife Foundation, Metropolitan Greater Oakland Democratic Club, Niagara Movement Democratic Club, Oakland Black Elected Officials, Oakland East Bay Democratic Club and Vanguard Public Foundation announced today that it will host a Measure X Forum Discussion for the impending "strong mayor re-authorization initiative." 

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Critical Agenda Items for California Latinos on Agenda: Recall Election, Proposition 54 and Newport Beach Councilman Dick Nichols
NEWPORT BEACH, CALIFORNIA - August 21, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- The California League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) will hold their State Board Meeting this weekend in one of the most controversial communities in California, today. State Director, Ms. Mickie Luna, stated: "We have been invited to Newport Beach by LULAC members that are concerned of recent racial comments from a local city councilman. California LULAC will always support the local effort of its members, and will always seek to be a positive source in resolving any challenges facing the Latino community in California."
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MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA - Aug. 14, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- The October 7 election is the most important since the American Revolution because it will prove if citizens can take back our government and our State from pay-and-play special interests and an unregulated multi-billion dollar judicial industry. "It is the resurrection of the Boston Tea Party," says gubernatorial candidate Gene Forte.
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MARTINEZ, Calif. - Aug. 6, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- Attorney Paul Mariano has announced his candidacy for governor on a platform of both opposition to the recall election and a commitment to retaining Governor Gray Davis in his current leadership role. If elected, Mariano vows to decline residence in the governor's mansion, refuse any salary and allow the continuation of the rightfully elected government. Mariano will appoint Davis as Chief of Staff in charge of the day-to-day governance of California.
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'Sick And Tired Of Being Sick And Tired: Healing The Souls Of Black Women'
OAKLAND, CA - June 16, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- Black women, mental health and emotional well-being are the hot topics to be discussed at the California Black Women's Health Project's (CABWHP) first of several scheduled Oakland town hall meetings to be held on Saturday, June 21, 2003 at 10:00 a.m. at downtown Oakland's YWCA, 1515 Webster Street.

[Edited by Carly Zander, Assoc. News Editor]
CINCINNATI, OH - June 5, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- A group of Ohio clergy will stage a dramatic "Last Stand" that may include civil disobedience before a federal court order to remove four monuments of the Ten Commandments is carried out in rural Adams County on June 9. The event is the culmination of five years of legal battles over stone sculptures of the Ten Commandments that stand in front of four public schools. Several ministers plan to interpose themselves between a crane and the 850-pound objects.

[Edited by Carly Zander, Assoc. News Editor]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - May 12, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- Over 300 women of all ages will gather Thursday, May 15th for the educational and action oriented "Women In Action Lobby Day (WIALD) 2003" to focus on the topic "Access to Health Care: Do We Have It When We Need It?" Keynote Speaker will be Rose Ann Demoro, California Nurses Association.

[Edited by Carly Zander, Assoc. News Editor]
A Democratic Iraq? One Day - Peace in Middle East? Never
VERONA, NJ - April 15, 2003 /Send2Press/ -- A majority of Americans think Iraq will have a stable, Democratic government in 3 years or less, according to a series of public opinion polls just completed by SurveyUSA. But the same Americans, when asked when there will be peace in the Middle East, are much less optimistic. A majority answer, "never."

[Newswire Editor: Christopher Simmons, Senior PR News Editor]
BURLINGTON, VT and WASHINGTON D.C. - Mar. 14, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- Their breath showing white in the chilly morning air, a small but determined group of runners, and Vermont state officials and legislators gathered at 8am Tuesday on the Statehouse steps in Montpelier, Vermont to launch the historic "Great Race for Peace."

PHILADELPHIA, PA - Jan. 29, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- A Philadelphia lawyer, Charles J. Cunningham, III, of the law firm of Stephen P. Gallagher and Associates, has been appointed by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to Chair the Court's Disciplinary Board. He was originally appointed to the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania in September 1997 and is now in his second term as a member of the Board. As Chair, Cunningham will oversee the Board's operations and convene the Board's meetings across the state, in Philadelphia, Harrisburg and Pittsburgh.

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