Imperial Valley News
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today joined a bipartisan group of 17 governors in signing the Governors’ Accord for a New Energy Future – a joint commitment to pursuing modern electric grids, cleaner energy and transportation solutions.
Washington, DC - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and partners across the nation together will direct up to $720 million towards 84 conservation projects that will help communities improve water quality, combat drought, enhance soil health, support wildlife habitat and protect agricultural viability. These projects make up the second round of the Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) created by the 2014 Farm Bill.
Washington, DC - The Department of State welcomes the news that the Government of Iraq has secured the release of three U.S. citizens who were reported as missing in January.
Sacramento, California - The USDA has announced a joint agreement with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to increase employment opportunities in the agricultural sector for military veterans and their spouses.
Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry: "On behalf of President Obama and the citizens of the United States, I am delighted to send best wishes to the people of the Republic of Kosovo as you celebrate your eighth anniversary of independence on February 17.
Washington, DC - U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern will travel February 16 – 19 to Brussels, London and Paris, where he will meet with European officials to discuss climate change.