Connecticut seeks to expand abortion rights in response to out-of-state restrictions

know about Connecticut seeks to expand abortion rights in response to out-of-state restrictions in details Connecticut lawmakers have approved a bill that would expand the types of medical professionals who can provide abortion services in the state and protect residents from facing penalties under other states’ anti-abortion laws. The legislation is in part a response … Read more

How ThirdLove plans to expand its customer base this year

This is the latest installment of DTC Briefing, a weekly Modern Retail column on the biggest challenges and trends facing the volatile world of direct-to-consumer startups. To receive it in your inbox every week, Sign up here. After years of being known as an online-only bra startup catering to millennials, ThirdLove has big plans this … Read more

Maryland Gov. Hogan Vetoes Bill to Expand Abortion Access | Health & Fitness

By BRIAN WITTE-Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Friday vetoed a measure that would expand access to abortion in the state by ending a restriction that only doctors can provide and requiring that most health plans insurance cover abortion care at no cost. The Republican governor, who is not ruling … Read more

Maryland Gov. Hogan Vetoes Bill to Expand Abortion Access | Health & Fitness

By BRIAN WITTE-Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Friday vetoed a measure that would expand access to abortion in the state by ending a restriction that only doctors can provide and requiring that most health plans insurance cover abortion care at no cost. The Republican governor, who is not ruling … Read more

Illinois can expand its legacy as a leader in reproductive rights

know about Illinois can expand its legacy as a leader in reproductive rights in details When Governor JB Pritzker signed the Youth Health and Safety Act, he protected the health of hundreds of thousands of Illinoisans. The repeal of the Abortion Parental Notification Act returns bodily autonomy to young people who are often stripped of … Read more

Shaheen, Hassan help introduce bipartisan bill to expand summer and school meal flexibilities to feed children

April 04, 2022 Washington, DC) – US Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH) helped introduce the Support the Kids Not Red Tape Act. The bill extends USDA school meal flexibilities from June 30, 2022 to September 30, 2023. These flexibilities have been crucial in feeding children during the COVID-19 pandemic. With 90 percent … Read more

Manchin introduces bipartisan bill to expand meal flexibilities and support child nutrition in schools

Washington, (DC) – US Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) led a group of 52 bipartisan senators in introducing the bipartisan Support Kids Not Red Tape Act. The bill would extend the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) school meal flexibilities, which have been crucial in ensuring all school-age children get the nutritious food they need during the … Read more

New partners expand Kresge’s support for racial justice in Detroit, Memphis and Fresno

Ten organizations have recently been added to the group of racial justice nonprofits that The Kresge Foundation announced support for in November 2020. That announcement highlighted $30 million in grant commitments to 59 organizations to further the foundation’s long-term commitment to equity and opportunity in America’s cities. Through these racial justice commitments, including the 10 … Read more

BODS raises $5.6 million seed round funding to expand its world-class digital fashion technology platform

With seed round funding, BODS will revolutionize the online shopping experience and bridge the gap between e-commerce and the metaverse. (Los Angeles, CA – March 29, 2022) – BODS, the pioneer in digital fashion technology, is pleased to announce that it has closed its seed round of funding for $5.6 million. The round was led … Read more

US Senator Baldwin: Introduces bipartisan legislation to expand summer and school meal flexibilities to feed children

WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, United States Senator Tammy Baldwin joined a bipartisan group of senators to introduce the Support the Kids Not Red Tape Act to extend the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) school meal flexibilities from June 30, 2022 to September 30, 2023. These flexibilities have been crucial in feeding children during the … Read more

Biden Administration Announces Efforts to Expand Transgender Rights: NPR

Cole Ramsey, 39, of South Linden, Ohio, holds up a Transgender Pride flag in front of the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus to protest the passage of legislation against trans women playing high school and college sports. Stephen Zenner/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images hide title toggle title Stephen Zenner/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Cole Ramsey, 39, … Read more

Campaign urges companies to expand license for miscarriages

One in five pregnancies in Australia ends in miscarriage, but the subject remains taboo in the workplace. A new campaign encourages companies to improve their bereavement leave policies. A campaign started by former McKinsey & Company associate Nicole Liu to increase employer support for women experiencing miscarriage continues to gain traction, with more than 70 … Read more

Oil Insurance Limited (OIL) Board of Directors declares a $350 million dividend and its shareholders expand the definition of energy operations during the 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM)

HAMILTON, Bermuda, March 28, 2022–(COMMERCIAL WIRE)–OIL held its March 2022 board meeting on Tuesday, March 22North Dakota and its JGA 2022 by virtual means on Thursday, March 24the. During the Board meeting, the directors approved the Company’s 2021 financial statements, discussed the progress of the execution of the 5-year Strategic Plan and approved the payment … Read more

The Rosacea Therapeutics market is anticipated to expand at a rate

NEW YORK, March 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to the latest industry analysis from Persistence Market Research, expanding to a CAGR of 6.2%, the global market for rosacea treatments is expected to increase from a valuation of US$3.94 Bn in 2021 to US$7.61 Bn in 2032. Rosacea is a common skin condition characterized by … Read more

A new move to expand the disclosure of the fashion supply chain, glasses adopt new materials – short shots

Goggles chasing plastic waste: The eyewear industries are moving towards better materials, with Foster Grant of FGX International (an EssilorLuxottica company) the latest brand to team up with Eastman Chemical. FGX has adopted Eastman’s Tritan Renew (with 50% recycled polyester from plastic waste) and will roll it out across Foster Grant’s iconic portfolio, later expanding … Read more

JEVS HUMAN SERVICES RECEIVED $1.4M IN GRANTS TO PREPARE JOB SEEKERS FOR IN-DEMAND CAREERS AND EXPAND SUCCESSFUL FUN PROGRAM

Regional investment to provide critical services to more than 1,400 PHILADELPHIA, March 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — JEVS Human Services (JEVS) announced that it received a total of $1.4 million for two community projects included in the fiscal year 2022 general appropriations bill, signed into law by President Biden last week. The financing of these projects … Read more