Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - At the invitation of the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang, President of the United States of America Barack Obama paid an historic visit to Vietnam to celebrate the Comprehensive Partnership between the two countries and to advance their shared vision for the future. On the occasion of the visit and the May 23, 2016 meeting between the two leaders, the United States and Vietnam adopted this Joint Statement.
Washington, DC - President Barack Obama: "Today marks an important milestone in our longstanding effort to bring peace and prosperity to Afghanistan. With the death of Taliban leader Akhtar Mohammad Mansur, we have removed the leader of an organization that has continued to plot against and unleash attacks on American and Coalition forces, to wage war against the Afghan people, and align itself with extremist groups like al Qa'ida.
Washington, DC - Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a final consent order with national retailer Lord & Taylor, prohibiting it from failing to properly disclose paid native advertising and online endorsements for its products.
Imperial County, California - The Imperial County Department of Public Works (ICDPW) now has a new online tool that Imperial County residents can use should they wish to submit a report on the condition of a county road.
Washington, DC - Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Cathy Russell will convene experts, practitioners, and policymakers for Women and Foreign Policy: The Supply and Demand of Women and Energy at the George Washington University’s Funger Hall May 24 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments: