Remarks by President Biden and Second Gentleman Douglas Emhoff at a Celebration for Jewish American Heritage Month

Remarks by President Biden and Second Gentleman Douglas Emhoff at a Celebration for Jewish American Heritage Month

Rose Garden 5:30 P.M. EDT THE SECOND GENTLEMAN:  I got to wait for that song to end.  (Laughter.) Good evening.  AUDIENCE:  Good evening. THE SECOND GENTLEMAN:  It is my honor to be standing here with President Biden and Vice President Harris.  (Applause.)  They have both stood strong with the Jewish community time and time again.  There is no one fighting harder to combat hate and to unite our country.  To all of our esteemed guests, it is so great to join you for a Jewish American Heritage Month celebration at the White House.  (Applause.) Tonight, we’ve come together to celebrate…
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U.S. Humanitarian Assistance for the Western Hemisphere

U.S. Humanitarian Assistance for the Western Hemisphere

On May 7, 2024, Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken announced $578 million in humanitarian, development, and economic assistance to support partner countries and help communities to respond to urgent humanitarian needs, expand lawful pathways, and support the regularization and integration of migrants during the Los Angeles Declaration on Migration and Protection Ministerial in Guatemala City. Of that, nearly $459 million in additional humanitarian assistance responds to the needs of refugees, vulnerable migrants, and other displaced persons across the Western Hemisphere, as well as support for the Safe Mobility Initiative (SMOs).  This life-saving assistance from the American people includes more than $376 million through the Department of State’s Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) and nearly $83 million through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).  This brings the total U.S. humanitarian assistance for the Western Hemisphere to more than $3.9 billion since fiscal year…
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Statement from Secretary Mayorkas on Senate Vote on the Bipartisan Border Security Agreement

Statement from Secretary Mayorkas on Senate Vote on the Bipartisan Border Security Agreement

Statement from Secretary Mayorkas on Senate Vote on the Bipartisan Border Security Agreement Release Date: May 23, 2024 WASHINGTON – Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas issued the following statement on the Senate vote on the Bipartisan Border Security Agreement: “The bipartisan border security legislation would deliver the strongest border enforcement tools in thirty years. It would make significant changes to our broken immigration system, greatly accelerating the federal government’s ability to remove more quickly individuals who have illegally entered the United States and do not have a legal right to stay. It would also equip the federal government…
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Bookminders’ Jennifer Whitmore Recognized at Women in Technology 25th Annual Leadership Awards Gala

Bookminders’ Jennifer Whitmore Recognized at Women in Technology 25th Annual Leadership Awards Gala

Bookminders CEO Jessica Minkus, Director of Technology Jennifer Whitmore, and Office Manager Jenna Kelly celebrate together at the WIT Leadership Awards Gala Bookminders’ Jennifer Whitmore among those honored for outstanding leadership, mentorship, and community engagement. Jennifer’s dedication to innovation & strategic thinking has been instrumental in shaping our journey. Her leadership has empowered our team to embrace change & push the boundaries of what’s possible.” — Jessica Minkus, Bookminders CEO COLUMBIA, MARYLAND, UNITED STATES, May 13, 2024 /EINPresswire.com/ — The 25th Annual Women in Technology Leadership Awards Gala, held on May 9th, was an evening of celebration and recognition for…
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WORLD-RENOWNED CHEFS COLLABORATE AT LOCAL FAVORITE NOVECENTO MARY BRICKELL VILLAGE

WORLD-RENOWNED CHEFS COLLABORATE AT LOCAL FAVORITE NOVECENTO MARY BRICKELL VILLAGE

MIAMI, May 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Novecento – The Argentinian-influenced concept known for premium steaks, signature pastas, and farm-fresh ingredients – is proud to host their first celebrity chef dining experience at their stunning new Novecento location in Mary Brickell Village. For one night only this May 15th and with limited seating available, Novecento presents this exclusive dinner. “We always strive to elevate our guests’ experience, so bringing a collaboration of chefs from the World’s 50 Best Restaurants is what our guests and community deserves. Miami has come a long way with its food scene and events like this help…
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EDX Wireless Announces Anoop Kaur Bowdery as CEO, Pledging Continued Innovation and Growth in Wireless Network Planning

EDX Wireless Announces Anoop Kaur Bowdery as CEO, Pledging Continued Innovation and Growth in Wireless Network Planning

Anoop Kaur Bowdery – CEO, EDX Wireless EDX Wireless is thrilled to officially appoint Anoop Kaur Bowdery as Chief Executive Officer. Anoop has truly been a catalyst for transformative change during her interim tenure.” — The EDX Wireless Board EUGENE, OR, UNITED STATES, May 13, 2024 /EINPresswire.com/ — EDX Wireless is thrilled to officially appoint Anoop Kaur Bowdery as Chief Executive Officer. Anoop served as Chief Operating Officer for the company from 2022 to 2023 and has served as interim CEO since April 2023. With a robust background spanning 20 years in the wireless industry, Anoop has worked extensively with…
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Remarks by President Biden and Second Gentleman Douglas Emhoff at a Celebration for Jewish American Heritage Month

On-the-Record Press Gaggle by White House National Security Communications Advisor John Kirby

Via Teleconference 2:02 P.M. EDT MODERATOR:  Hey, everyone.  Thanks for joining us.  Kirby has a few words here at the top, and then we’ll get through as many questions as we can. MR. KIRBY:  Hey, everybody.  I know you’ve all seen the statement from the President on the International Criminal Court’s prosecutor’s application for arrest warrants against Israeli leaders, as the President said, is outrageous.  And there should be — there is none — any equivalence between Israel and Hamas.  Hopefully, you’ve also already seen Secretary Blinken’s statement, to the same effect, about our utter rejection of any equivalence between…
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U.S. Humanitarian Assistance for the Western Hemisphere

Coordinator on Global Anti-Corruption Nephew’s Travel to Malaysia and Australia

Coordinator on Global Anti-Corruption Richard Nephew will travel to Malaysia and Australia from May 9-14. Throughout the trip, he will meet with a range of government officials, civil society organizations, and private sector representatives. He will discuss work underway in the fight against corruption and areas for further cooperation and collaboration on anti-corruption efforts. Follow @StateCGAC on Twitter to learn more. Official news published at https://www.state.gov/coordinator-on-global-anti-corruption-nephews-travel-to-malaysia-and-australia/
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Charleston’s Porter-Gaud, Charleston Collegiate School, and Charleston Day School Partner with FLIK Independent School Dining for Culinary Competition and Raise Fund for Local Charities

Charleston’s Porter-Gaud, Charleston Collegiate School, and Charleston Day School Partner with FLIK Independent School Dining for Culinary Competition and Raise Fund for Local Charities

In partnership with FISD, each schools’ team of representatives worked alongside their respective school chef to learn culinary fundamentals including recipe creation, cooking terminology, and knife safety. On May 8th, their training came together for a culinary competition of epic proportions, with creations tasted and hosted by Chef & Food Network personality Aarti Sequeira and Chef & Owner of Charleston’s da Toscano, Michael Toscano. “Our mission is to nourish a brighter future,” said Sari Feltman, President of FLIK Independent School Dining. “Innovative and engaging programming like ‘Food Fight’ helps introduce students to the world of culinary and nutrition while also…
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Creatio’s Partner Reddytec Unveils the FinFlow App to Further Enhance Workflow Efficiency

Creatio’s Partner Reddytec Unveils the FinFlow App to Further Enhance Workflow Efficiency

The FinFlow app helps businesses manage all core processes on a single platform, saving resources and increasing profitability BOSTON, USA, May 13, 2024 /EINPresswire.com/ — Creatio, a global vendor of a no-code platform to automate workflows and CRM with a maximum degree of freedom, today announced its partner Reddytec released its FinFlow app, now available on the Creatio Marketplace. FinFlow helps businesses manage all core processes on a single platform. It simplifies project management, finance, and business development and is designed to streamline operations and drive profitability. The app is built on Creatio’s no-code platform and offers unparalleled customization to…
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