Imperial Valley News
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments:
Brawley, California - Today, Assemblyman Eduardo Garcia, will be visiting small businesses in the city of Brawley to recognize their efforts in stimulating the local economy. This is the first of many visits that Assemblymember Garcia will be making in the coming months to recognize small businesses in the restaurant, hospitality, and service sectors.
Washington, DC - Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs Judith G. Garber will travel to Hong Kong, Bangkok, and Tokyo, March 5–12, to meet with government counterparts and civil society leaders, support wildlife and ocean conservation, and promote science and technology cooperation.
Washington, DC - The U.S. Department of State is proud to announce the launch of Global Partnerships Week 2016 (GPW) which runs from March 7–13, and celebrates the critical role public-private partnerships (P3s) play in promoting diplomacy and development around the world. The week is an effort led by the Secretary's Office of Global Partnerships, in collaboration with the U.S. Global Development Lab at the U.S. Agency for International Development, Concordia, and the PeaceTech Lab at the U.S. Institute of Peace.
Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission - working with more than 100 federal, state and local agencies, consumer groups, and national organizations - will spotlight efforts to protect consumers from fraud, identity theft and other consumer issues during National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW), March 6-12, 2016.
Washington, DC - The Navy will christen its newest Virginia-class attack submarine USS Washington (SSN 787), Saturday, March 5, during an 11 a.m. EST ceremony at Newport News Shipbuilding in Newport News, Virginia.