Imperial Valley News Center
Washington, DC - After the FTC revised its Endorsement Guides in 2009, we followed up with What People are Asking, an informal staff publication to answer questions that were on advertisers’ minds. More than five years have passed – a lifetime in blog years - but the legal principles remain the same. What has changed are the kinds of questions we’re getting. So we’ve updated FTC’s Endorsement Guides: What People are Asking to cover the trending and topical.
Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission today issued an administrative complaint charging that Steris Corporation’s proposed $1.9 billion acquisition of Synergy Health plc would violate the antitrust laws by significantly reducing future competition in regional markets for sterilization of products using radiation, particularly gamma or x-ray radiation.
Washington, DC - The publication, Foreign Affairs, described President Obama as a "progressive pragmatist" when it comes to foreign policy.
Winterhaven, California - White was last seen on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 swimming in the All American Canal, East of Highway 186 (Andrade Road) near the Quechan Casino in Winterhaven. A welfare check was conducted on White and released shortly after. White has been diagnosed with a mental condition that increases his unpredictability/aggressive tendencies. White has family in Yuma County and the Winterhaven areas.
Sacramento, California - Assemblyman Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) got seven bills today out of Appropriations Committee and will next go to the Assembly floor for a vote. Topping his bill list are two local measures, AB 965 (New River) and AB 1095 (Salton Sea), which will coordinate funding for potential solutions to fix and clean the New River in Calexico and Salton Sea in the Coachella/Imperial Valleys.
Sacramento, California - The complexity of drought impacts and a wide range of public perceptions will be discussed at the next California State Board of Food and Agriculture meeting on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. The meeting will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the California Department of Food and Agriculture, 1220 ‘N’ Street – Main Auditorium, Sacramento.