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US Senate Extends Homebuyers Tax Credit, Unemployment Aid
WASHINGTON, D.C. (rushPRNews) By: VOA 2009-11-05

By Lisa Ferdinando The U.S. Senate has overwhelmingly passed legislation to extend unemployment insurance benefits to millions of Americans, and expand a popular tax credit to first time homebuyers. The House of Representatives is expected to quickly approve the measure and

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US Treasury Secretary says Economy Still "Tough", Recovery "Choppy"
WASHINGTON, D.C. (rushPRNews) By: VOA 2009-11-02

By Michael Bowman The Obama administration says the U.S. economy is rebounding from a painful recession and a severe financial crisis, but the recovery will be slow and uneven. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said America's soaring national debt must be curtailed,

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"Do More With Less" Economy: TOO BUSY FOR YOUR OWN GOOD
NEW YORK (rushPRNews) By: AneHoward 2009-10-19

McGraw Hill's Timely New Book for this "Do More With Less" Economy: TOO BUSY FOR YOUR OWN GOOd -- In today's economy our nation's workers and families stretch to "do more with less" - often adding more to already endless

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Educating Future America: Keeping Kids Off The Streets and In School
Washington, DC (rushPRNews) By: Andrea Frascione, Rushprnews Writer 2009-09-14

by Andrea Frascione, staff-writer Conservative critics will look for any excuse to accuse the liberals, specifically President Obama, of having socialist tendencies. In reaction to the President’s recent speech urging children to stay in school, Michael Leahy, spokesman for the conservative

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President Obama Nominates Ben Bernanke for Chairman of the Federal Reserve
Washington, DC (rushPRNews) By: RushPRnews 2009-08-25

Oak Bluffs School Filing Center Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts 8:55 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Good morning, everybody. I apologize for interrupting the relaxing that I told all of you to do, but I have an important announcement to make concerning the Federal Reserve.   The

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RushPRnews Participates in Exclusive Silicon Valley Startup Think Tank
Sunnyvale, CA & MONTREAL (rushPRNews) By: RushPRnews 2009-08-20

RPRN selected by Canadian Trade Commissioner Service to participate in elite Canadian Technology Accelerator; all new RPRN coming soon RushPRNews, the Canadian online newswire service, has opened a branch in Silicon Valley. CEO and Editor-in-Chief Anne Howard has established a base

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China's Second Quarter Economic Growth Rate Accelerates
(rushPRNews) By: VOA 2009-07-16

By Stephanie Ho BEIJING (RPRN) 7/16/2009--China's economic growth rate rose in the second quarter of this year, in part because of a surge in spending by the state and consumers. The world's third largest economy expanded by 7.9 percent April through

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U.S. Private Equity Fund-Raising Down 64% at Half-Year Point but May Regain Momentum as Stocks Stabilize
(rushPRNews) By: RushPRnews 2009-07-08

Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst: PE Firms Rais $54.9 Billion in First Half of 2009; Secondary Funds Attract Bargain Hunters, Set Annual Record Aready NEW YORK (RPRN) 7/08/2009--At the halfway point of 2009, private equity firms raised just over one-third the

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U.S. EPA Expedites Economic Recovery Funding to Miami-Dade Transit to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs
(rushPRNews) By: RushPRnews 2009-07-07

ATLANTA (RPRN) 7/07/2009--In a move that stands to create jobs, boost local economies, reduce diesel emissions and protect human health and the environment for people of Miami-Dade County, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $731,850 to Miami-Dade Transit to

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Yahoo!(R) Extends the New Yahoo! Mobile Experience by Launching in Nine Additional Countries
(rushPRNews) By: RushPRnews 2009-06-16

Yahoo! Mobile Available Across More Than 400 Devices; Company Also Increases the Reach of Yahoo! Mobile for iPhone(TM) SINGAPORE,(RPRN)Jun 16, 2009 -- Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO) today announced at CommunicAsia 2009 that the award-winning new Yahoo! Mobile experience is now available in nine

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