Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the first generic version of Copaxone (glatiramer acetate injection), used to treat patients with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS).
Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Charles Rivkin Travels to Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California - Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Charles H. Rivkin will travel April 17 - 21 to Los Angeles, California, where he will meet with business leaders and city officials to discuss the role of international trade in strengthening our nation’s economic prosperity.
New York - On Friday, the musical group Sachal Studios of Lahore will arrive in New York as part of the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program to meet with local organizations and university students, sharing insights on their role as jazz musicians in Pakistan. The U.S. Department of State has long recognized the role of music in diplomacy, with its emphasis on free expression, improvisation, and democratic and collaborative teamwork.
Sacramento, California - After convening top agricultural, environmental and urban water agency leaders on drought last week, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will gather officials from the landscape, golf, home and garden, spa and pool, cemetery and mortuary, building and manufacturing, retail, restaurant and hospitality industries in Sacramento today to discuss the business community’s efforts to conserve water.
Imperial County, California - Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia will be hosting several “Community Coffees’” tomorrow Friday in the Imperial Valley and cordially invites the public to come enjoy a cup of coffee and bring their questions and concerns regarding legislative issues.
Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry: "Teresa and I join all Americans today in observing Yom HaShoah – Holocaust Remembrance Day. We bow our heads as we both mourn and honor the six million Jews and millions of others who perished in the most painful and horrific chapter in human history.