Are You Registered to Vote? Want to Help Someone Register to Vote?
September 25, 2018 is National Voter Registration Day! Did you recently turn 18 years old? Want to help someone register to vote? Click here and spend minutes registering to vote. Go to the National Voter Registration Day website to find out more information. Call 866-OUR-VOTE for answers to common questions about registering to vote.Read More
Why Did Congress Enact the National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims?
In 2007, Congress designated Sept. 25th as the National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims. The annual National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims gives us all the opportunity to remember those lost to homicide, and honor their memories. The purpose of this day of remembrance is to focus on the impact of murder on…Read More
How Do You Apply for Disaster Relief?
With the Atlantic getting busy, evacuations being ordered on the East Coast of the United States, and developments in the Gulf of Mexico, click here for frequently asked questions about applying for disaster relief. Spanish language FAQs here.Read More
Do You Know How to Prepare for a Disaster?
Each September provides an opportunity to remind us that we all must prepare ourselves and our families now and throughout the year. National Preparedness Month website has many resources. Take time to learn lifesaving skills − such as CPR and first aid, check your insurance policies and coverage for the hazards you may face, such as flood,…Read More
What Does Labor Day Observe?
Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country. To find out more click the U.S. Department of…Read More