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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Aug 13, 2020, 15:20 ET SBA Announces New Reduced 504 Loan Debenture Rates

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced the updated interest rates for the 504 Loan Program offered by Certified Development Companies (CDC)....


Aug 06, 2020, 18:00 ET U.S. Conference of Mayors Responds to Census Bureau Ending Count Efforts Early

The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) issued the following statement on the Census Bureau's recent announcement that it will end all counting efforts...


Aug 06, 2020, 15:47 ET AANA Supports Improvements to Rural Health Access

(AANA)—To provide high-quality, value-based healthcare for millions of patients living in the nation's rural communities, the White House issued an...


Jul 29, 2020, 15:38 ET Something for Everyone This Coming Holiday Season

The 2020 holiday season will be here before you know it. In that spirit, the U.S. Postal Service today revealed five new Forever holiday stamps....


Jul 27, 2020, 19:57 ET Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today continued to take action in the ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic: On July 24, the FDA...


Jul 23, 2020, 19:01 ET Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today continued to take action in the ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic: Today, the FDA updated...


Jul 23, 2020, 08:12 ET U.S. House of Representatives Approves Defense Bill That Highlights Growing Urgency for the U.S. to Produce More of its Own Critical Minerals, Including Niobium

NioCorp Developments Ltd. ("NioCorp" or the "Company") (TSX: NB; OTCQX: NIOBF) applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for including in its Fiscal ...


Jul 22, 2020, 15:45 ET NASA, SpaceX Invite Media to First Operational Commercial Crew Launch

Media accreditation now is open for NASA's SpaceX Crew-1 mission to the International Space Station – the first operational flight of the SpaceX Crew ...


Jul 20, 2020, 14:39 ET Get Help Paying Your Bills With USAGov

Are you struggling to pay your rent or mortgage? Maybe you need help with prescription drug costs or your energy bills. If you have a low income or...


Jul 09, 2020, 08:08 ET Therapixel receives FDA 510(k) clearance for MammoScreen™

MammoScreen™, the explainable and actionable artificial intelligence (AI) based software assisting Radiologists in reading screening mammograms,...


Jul 06, 2020, 15:57 ET NASA Provides Update on Commercial Crew Program, Close Call Review of Boeing's Orbital Flight Test

NASA will host a media teleconference at 2:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday, July 7, to discuss the outcome of its High Visibility Close Call review of the...


Jun 29, 2020, 18:47 ET Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today continued to take action in the ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic: The FDA and the Federal Trade...


Jun 24, 2020, 19:21 ET CED President Murray on White House's Immigration Proclamation

Lori Esposito Murray, President of the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED), issued the following statement on the...


Jun 22, 2020, 17:16 ET FAIR: Trump Puts American Workers First by Halting Foreign Guest Worker Admissions

The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), in response to President Trump's ...


Jun 19, 2020, 18:43 ET SBA and Treasury Announce Enhanced Transparency Regarding the Paycheck Protection Program

The U.S. Small Business Administration and the U.S. Department of the Treasury have agreed with the bipartisan leaders of the U.S. Senate Small...


Jun 19, 2020, 09:32 ET Media Advisory: Fourth of July Celebrations May Look A Little Different This Year; But CPSC Reminds Consumers: Safety Still Rules

Due to public health concerns surrounding COVID-19, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) will not hold its annual fireworks...


Jun 16, 2020, 06:00 ET DEA is granted "new authority" to surveil domestically during the protests, here's what one attorney says it could mean to you

(To) Jesse Betend (TRICHOMES.com) or to whom this may concern, Re: Comments on Article of June 02, 2020 (updated June 03, 2020)...


Jun 12, 2020, 12:40 ET Kathy Lueders Selected to Lead NASA's Human Spaceflight Office

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine Friday selected Commercial Crew Program Manager Kathy Lueders to be the agency's next associate administrator of...


Jun 11, 2020, 18:32 ET Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today continued to take action in the ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic: FDA issued an FDA Voices,...


May 29, 2020, 12:15 ET U.S. Postal Service Provides Recommendations for Successful 2020 Election Mail Season

Today the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) released a letter that is being sent to local and state election officials and state party officials around the...


May 26, 2020, 17:30 ET Cigna Commends The Administration On Helping To Drive Prescription Drug Affordability For America's Seniors

Global health service company Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) issued the following statement to support efforts made by the Administration and the...


May 26, 2020, 16:57 ET NIIMBL is Awarded $8.9M from NIST for High-Impact Manufacturing Projects to Respond to Pandemic

Today, the National Institute for Innovation in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing (NIIMBL) announces that they have received $8.9 million from the U.S. ...


May 20, 2020, 13:30 ET Wounded Warrior Project Hosts Benefits Livestream with VA Undersecretary Dr. Paul Lawrence

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) hosted a livestream about the challenges veterans are experiencing as the COVID-19 pandemic affects Department of...


May 19, 2020, 18:35 ET USDA, FDA Strengthen U.S. Food Supply Chain Protections During COVID-19 Pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic response continues, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration have been working around...


May 06, 2020, 12:55 ET NASA TV to Air Northrop Grumman's Cygnus Departure from Space Station

Nearly three months after delivering several tons of supplies and scientific experiments to the International Space Station, Northrup Grumman's...