Southampton, Westhampton Beach and Quogue have spent $884,837 thus far fighting imposition of a Jewish religious boundary called an eruv in their areas, according to records obtained via Freedom of Information filings by this website.
The Freedom from Religion Foundation denounced yesterday’s U.S. Court of Appeals ruling that allows Orthodox Jews to escape certain prohibitions on the Sabbath in a designated area in Westhampton Beach.
Chief of staff to New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray until stepping down in November amid scrutiny of her personal life lands at Mercury as a managing director for the Omnicom-owned PR and public affairs operation.
Jim Webb, the former Virginia Democratic Senator and Navy Secretary mulling a run for the White House in 2016, has hired a political journalist as communications director for his exploratory committee.
The CIA's Office of Public Affairs leaked false information to boost the agency's profile and protect its controversial detention and interrogation program, according to a summary of the blockbuster Senate Intelligence Committee report released Dec. 9.
With today's release of the summary of the Senate Intelligence Committee report on CIA torture, Marco Rubio showed he's not ready for prime time. John McCain, in contrast, demonstrated adult leadership.
*O'Dwyer's is the only PR firm ranking which requires the top page of the latest corporate income tax return and W-3, establishing particpants as PR firms rather than ad agencies or other types of businesses.