Presidential Memorandum on the Support for National Biodefense

Washington, DC - Presidential Memorandum on the Support for National Biodefense:

National Wireless Emergency Alert System Set to Test September 20

San Diego, California - No reason to become alarmed. Your mobile phone will emit a special tone and vibrate as it receives an emergency test message on Sept. 20.  It is part of a nationwide test by the Federal Emergency Management Agency of Wireless Emergency Alerts systems to assess its effectiveness.

Presidential Proclamation on National Historically Black Colleges and Universities Week

Washington, DC - Presidential Proclamation on National Historically Black Colleges and Universities Week:

USS Kearsarge Successfully Completes ARGMEUEX

Norfolk, Virginia - The Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) returned to her homeport of Naval Station Norfolk, Sept. 9, after completing Amphibious Ready Group, Marine Expeditionary Unit Exercise (ARGMEUEX).

Five Nominations and One Withdrawal Sent to the Senate

Washington, DC - Five Nominations and One Withdrawal Sent to the Senate:

FTC Announces Second Session of Hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century

Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission will hold the second session of its 21st Century Hearings initiative with a full-day event on September 21 at the FTC’s Constitution Center facilities in Washington, D.C. The event will be webcast live.