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#FedFeed – News you may have missed! 10/7

This week’s FedFeed includes: 1) Should we list white rhinoceros as threatened even though it is not actually threatened? FWS says yes!; 2) How should we simplify the Summer Food Service Program? FNS wants your comments!; 3) Should we get … Continue Reading

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#FedFeed – News you may have missed! 9/23

This week’s FedFeed includes: 1) APHIS receives petition to strengthen rules protecting big cats, bears, and nonhuman primates, comment now!; 2) HUD provides nice overview of newly enacted Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act.; 3) DoD proposes changes to coverage and … Continue Reading

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#FedFeed – News you may have missed! 9/16

This week’s FedFeed includes: 1) Notice! Comment period extended on FWS proposal to list Georgetown and Salado salamanders on Endangered Species list.; 2) How should the VA evaluate the credit underwriters who monitor those approving credit lines extended to veterans?; … Continue Reading

Education Regulations; One Giant PTA Meeting in the Digital Era

September is back-to-school month, and for some parents that means PTA meetings. But wouldn’t it be nice if every parent had the opportunity to participate in a giant PTA meeting, where comments made are recorded in the official record and … Continue Reading

Food Safety and Official Comments (Go Together Like PB&J)

Eaten a cheeseburger in the past month? How about a salad? Maybe a glass of raw milk? Chances are, when you ate, whatever it is you ate, you did not think about whether or not it was safe to eat … Continue Reading

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#FedFeed – News you may have missed! – 9/2

This week’s FedFeed includes: 1) NOAA extends comment period on whether or not to add 5 Sawfish species to Endangered Species List.; 2) How best can we protect nuclear power plants from hurricanes and associated debris? NRC wants your comment!; … Continue Reading

Speak Up! Public Comments and Civil Rights

Fifty years after Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech, furthering civil rights remains one of the most important and most often discussed issues facing America. Civil rights debates occur in every community, from Congressional floors to … Continue Reading

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#FedFeed – News you may have missed! 8/26

This week’s FedFeed includes: 1) How should we deal with military electronics the President decides do not need to be controlled under the U.S Munitions List (USML)?; 2) What alternative fire safety measures should nuclear power plants have? NRC wants … Continue Reading

Military Policy Impact: Adjust Your (Comment) Fire

On Thursday, August 15, 2013, the Pentagon revealed new policies to combat sexual assault in the military, prompting news stories from major news sources, including: USA Today, the Wall Street Journal, the Christian Science Monitor, and the Washington Post. This … Continue Reading

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#FedFeed – News you may have missed! – 8/19

This week’s FedFeed includes: 1) How best can we protect human subjects used in legal medical research? HHS wants your comment!; 2) Should DEA approve or disapprove these chemical compounds for exemption status?; 3) How best should the VA collect … Continue Reading

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#FedFeed – News you may have missed! – 8/12

This week’s FedFeed includes: 1) EPA to join T-Mobile in clean-up effort, read more and comment here!; 2) How should the VA determine mileage reimbursement for medically-related travel by qualified veterans?; 3) Dept of Homeland Security to collect employee phone … Continue Reading

ACA Regulations and Commenting Opportunities

Whether in favor or against, it is hard to deny that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is, thus far, the most debated piece of legislation of the 21st century. Millions of people voice their opinions in the comment sections of … Continue Reading