President Obama is returning to Elkhart

President Obama is returning to Elkhart

Just three weeks into my presidency, I made a promise to the people of Elkhart, Indiana. It was the first city I visited as President. Folks there had been hit harder by the recession than almost anywhere else in America. The unemployment rate was on its way to nearly twenty percent. Companies that had sustained […]

Sierra Club slams governor Hogan for clean energy veto

Sierra Club slams governor Hogan for clean energy veto

Baltimore, M.D. — Despite passing with veto-override numbers in the Maryland State Senate and the House of Delegates in April, Governor Hogan vetoed the Clean Energy Jobs Act today, stifling job growth and renewable energy acceleration throughout the state. The bill, sponsored by Senator Catherine Pugh and Delegate Bill Frick would have increased Maryland’s commitment […]

Graham Supports Lifting Ban On Arms Sales to Vietnam

Graham Supports Lifting Ban On Arms Sales to Vietnam

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) made this statement today on lifting the ban on arms sales to Vietnam. “I understand Vietnam’s human rights record is well short of international standards and know there is more that they must do on this front. However, I believe a stronger relationship between Vietnam and the […]

Graham Named ‘Fiscal Hero’ for Work to Address National Debt

Graham Named ‘Fiscal Hero’ for Work to Address National Debt

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) was named a ‘Fiscal Hero’ by the Campaign to Fix the Debt for his work during the 114th Congress to improve the nation’s fiscal future and address the core drivers of the national debt. “Senator Graham has worked through a variety of channels to draw attention and […]

Changes in management

Changes in management

  Today, Petrobras’ Board of Directors held an extraordinary meeting to discuss the appointment of Pedro Parente as both Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Company. At the meeting, the Compensation and Succession Committee informed the Board of Directors of the requirements for appointments to these positions, along […]