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Jewish groups applaud Senate passage of ‘American Rescue Plan’ in wake of pandemic

Cleveland Jewish News 09 Mar 2021
“Communities are ailing from the impact of COVID, and this relief is very needed ... “We urge the House of Representatives to swiftly pass the American Rescue Plan, send the bill to [U.S.] President [Joe] Biden’s desk, and deliver much-needed relief to the workers and families.”.

Stopping the pandemic in its tracks with new stimulus package

Journal Courier 09 Mar 2021
Now that a modified federal relief bill has passed the U.S ... 6 ... “This isn’t a pandemic rescue package,” Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said ... While the GOP and some economists criticized the scope and price tag of the rescue package as the U.S. vaccination pace has picked up, Democrats said they needed decisive... .

ArcelorMittal is ‘slowly becoming a burial site’

Mail Guardian South Africa 09 Mar 2021
“My brother was not badly injured and had there been a rescue team on time, I think he’d have survived ... ArcelorMittal has rejected that it doesn’t have a rescue team ... Removal of the rubble and debris had to be done in the safest possible way to avoid harming anyone involved in the search-and-rescue efforts.

Letter to the editor: Urge reps to support gun background check bill

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 09 Mar 2021
Please encourage your federal representative to support House Resolution 8 this week in the U.S ... We need our legislators to take action to reduce the toll gun violence is taking on the country ... TribLIVE's Daily and Weekly email newsletters deliver the news you want and information you need, right to your inbox ... Too much pork in American Rescue Plan.

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jen Psaki, Co-Chair of the Gender Policy Council and Chief of Staff to the First Lady Julissa Reynoso, and Co-Chair and Executive Director of the Gender Policy Council Jennifer Klein, March 8, 2021

The White House 09 Mar 2021
We also are on track to sign into — for the President to sign into law the American Rescue Plan, which has $160 billion in it to ensure that schools who don’t have the resources needed can make these facility upgrades, as well — get testing in place; hire ...

Billions heading to Mass. as part of stimulus bill

Metrowest Daily News 09 Mar 2021
"With the American Rescue Plan on the brink of becoming law, we need to think carefully how to best use additional federal assistance to continue supporting our residents during the public health emergency and position our Commonwealth for long-term success," Rodrigues said in a statement to the News Service on Monday.

Two appointed to lead the Albuquerque Police Department

Rio Rancho Observer 09 Mar 2021
The administration had been looking to hire a director of public safety who would oversee the reforms at APD, as well as Albuquerque Fire Rescue, and the office of emergency management, but Nair said they realized that position would mainly need to focus on the police department.

Helping Dogs Find Loving Homes: PEDIGREE Foundation to Offer $1 Million in Grants

Johnson City Press 08 Mar 2021
This year, the Foundation aims to give $1 million to shelters and rescues, including annual grants for programs that increase dog adoption and support for disaster relief, provided on an as-needed basis ... shelters and rescues that help dogs in need.

N.J. pets in need: March 8, 2021

NJ dot com 08 Mar 2021
“We need to rescue the groups who work to rescue our furry friends.”. Due to the COVID-19 restrictions imposed over the last year, animal rescue group’s fundraising events have been particularly hard hit, with many groups struggling to stay afloat ... Rescues who would like to be part ...

Three things I learned in Avalanche Rescue Training

Vail Daily 08 Mar 2021
... hazards, identifying the layers of snowpack, reading slope and really having the awareness necessary to keep you out of dangerous situations … you know, the things you need to know so that you, hopefully, would never have to use the skills practiced in an avalanche rescue course.

Remarks by Vice President Harris at National League of Cities Conference

The White House 08 Mar 2021
We knew we needed to be ready to go on day one, so we started working with you to put a plan in place to rescue our nation from this pandemic ... The American Rescue Plan will also get $1,400 checks in the pockets of people who need them most, and a $3,000 tax credit per child.

UF Vet animal rescue trainees rappel down Ben Hill Griffin Stadium

The Gainesville Sun 08 Mar 2021
Duno, a second-year student at the University of Florida’s College of Veterinary Medicine, traded scalpels and stethoscopes that the students might normally see in a vet lab for ropes and pulleys on Sunday as part of an animal technical rescue training exercise ... “I was thinking in my head, 'I’m going down to rescue a cow.' ”.

15 Million People in Need - Mostly Women - Are Currently Left Out of Gender-Based Violence Services Across 10 Countries

Reliefweb 08 Mar 2021
A new analysis by the International Rescue Committee (IRC) finds that the average Gender-Based Violence (GBV) funding request is only 3% of the total needed, with less than $11 allocated per person in need of support ... A new analysis from the International Rescue Committee (IRC) ...

BLIZZARD: Buckingham Palace may be reeling, but can't fire back at H&M

Toronto Sun 08 Mar 2021
Meghan and Harry’s blockbuster interview with Oprah Sunday night will likely precipitate the most difficult constitutional crisis the U.K ... Advertisement ... Meghan told Oprah she likes to rescue things. Archie has rescue chickens. They have a rescue dog. Harry, too, was a rescue, although he said he didn’t know he needed to be rescued until he met Meghan ... .