State Department Terrorist Designations of ISIS in the Greater Sahara (ISIS-GS) and Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi

Washington, DC - The Department of State has designated ISIS in the Greater Sahara - also known as ISIS-GS - as a Foreign Terrorist Organization under section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act. The Department has also designated ISIS-GS and its leader, Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi, as Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGTs) under section 1(b) of Executive Order (E.O.) 13224.

Remarks at the Dedication Ceremony of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem

Jerusalem, Israel - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Remarks at the Dedication Ceremony of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem

President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Donald Ray Tapia of Arizona to Key Administration Post

Washington, DC - President Donald J. Trump today announced his intent to nominate the following individual to a key position in his Administration:

American Diabetes Association Applauds Tom Reed and Diana DeGette for Efforts to Expand Access to Diabetes Self-Management Training for Medicare Beneficiaries

Arlington, Virginia - The American Diabetes Association® today applauds House Diabetes Caucus co-chairs Congressman Tom Reed (R-NY) and Congresswoman Diana DeGette (D-CO) for their commitment to improving the lives of millions of Americans with diabetes by introducing the Expanding Access to the Diabetes Self-Management Training (DSMT) Act. The legislation, recently introduced by Rep. Reed and co-sponsored by Rep. DeGette, would increase the hours of DSMT covered by Medicare, allow eligible beneficiaries to access DSMT and Medical Nutrition Therapy services on the same day, remove beneficiary cost-sharing for more affordable access to programs, and create a two-year pilot to test the impact of virtual training options.

White House Press Secretary on the House Passage of the VA MISSION Act

Washington, DC - White House Press Secretary on the House Passage of the VA MISSION Act: