Statement: Chevron, Hilcorp reportedly spend $10 million to get out of Arctic National Wildlife Refuge leases

Chevron and Hilcorp have paid $10 million to terminate their leases in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, according to the…

Statement: Interior Department proposes first offshore California wind lease sales

The Department of the Interior has announced the first proposed lease sales for wind power off the shore of California and the…

FDA proposes eliminating cigarette, cigar flavors: AOA casts support

As many recognize “World No Tobacco Day” on May 31, the AOA filed public comments in support of FDA efforts…

’22 Legislative Reports: 2022 Session Concludes, Governor Now Must Take Action

The 2022 Missouri General Assembly adjourned its regular session on Friday, May 13. Per the state’s Constitution, the session will…

The next generation of optometry’s leaders

A former American Optometric Student Association president is one of the first graduates of the AOA’s Leadership Institute. Discover what…

EPA opens applications, announces guidelines for $5 billion Clean School Bus Program

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is unveiling its historic, $5 billion Clean School Bus Program on Friday. Original Source

Show-Me Press Regional Meeting Agenda Announced | June 24 | Hermann

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New Ads Promote Importance of Printed Public Notices

Missouri newspapers continue their efforts to ensure public notices remain in printed publications, as well as online at mopublicnotices.com for…

Statement: The Home Depot shareholders take first step to protect forests

Sixty-five percent of The Home Depot shareholders voted on Thursday to take a first step toward reducing the hardware giant’s…

2022 contact lens controversies

Attend Optometry’s Meeting® 2022, where members of the AOA’s Contact Lens & Cornea Section will discuss and debate contemporary contact…

Statement: Kroger commits to comprehensive climate action plan

In response to a shareholder proposal filed by Green Century Capital Management°, Environment America and PIRG’s affiliated socially responsible mutual…

Ask the coding experts

Review some of the latest questions received by the AOA’s Coding Experts and see their answers. Original Source

AOA Foundation announces 2022 inductees into the National Optometry Hall of Fame

For 24 years, the National Optometry Hall of Fame has recognized and honored doctors of optometry who have made significant…

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NewzGroup, the company Missouri Press Service and Association works with for digital tear sheets, is no longer accepting print copies…

Missouri Press Advertising and Marketing Executives Wants Your Feedback!

MPAME wants your feedback, input, thoughts Missouri Press Advertising and Marketing Executives is looking for feedback from ALL Missouri Press…

In a victory for marine life, climate, Biden administration cancels three oil leases in ocean waters

WASHINGTON – Taking action to protect ocean wildlife and U.S. coasts, the Biden administration on Wednesday ditched plans for three…

Regional Advocacy Meetings strengthen states’ advocacy, collaboration

The four regional advocacy meetings across the U.S. this summer and fall look to build upon the profession’s historic statehouse…

Statement: Colorado Legislature passes bill to reduce plastic packaging, boost recycling

Building on successful programs in dozens of countries and recent action taken by Maine and Oregon, the Colorado Senate passed on Wednesday…

Statement: Cost overruns at Georgia nuclear reactors offer cautionary tale

The only nuclear reactors under construction in the United States are now projected to cost more than $30 billion, more than…

Statement: Colorado Legislature passes building codes legislation that reduces pollution, lowers global warming emissions

The Colorado Legislature passed a bill on Wednesday that requires cities and counties to update their building energy codes, ensuring…

Statement: Congress should pass legislation to protect drinking water from PFAS contamination

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York and Rep. Chris Pappas of New Hampshire introduced the Clean Water Standards for PFAS…

Statement: Shareholders push UPS* to reduce carbon pollution

Twenty-eight percent of the United Parcel Service’s (UPS) voting shareholders voted “yes” on a proposal urging the Atlanta-based package delivery…

Natural Resources Committee to consider strengthening roadless area protections

The U.S. House Natural Resources Committee Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands will hold a hearing on Wednesday…

The latest research from AOA members

Attend the ePoster Virtual Event, June 7-8, and the Top 5 Poster Session and Networking Event June 18 during Optometry’s…

Statement: California Energy Commission releases big offshore wind target

As California seeks to secure a 100% renewable electricity grid to address the climate crisis, the California Energy Commission (CEC)…

Statement: California Energy Commission releases big offshore wind target

As California seeks to secure a 100% renewable electricity grid to address the climate crisis, the California Energy Commission (CEC)…

Environment America joins coalition to deliver 80,000 public comments in support of protecting Chaco Canyon

Environment America joined conservation groups and advocates to deliver more than 83,000 public comments to the Bureau of Land Management…

A great fit

An AOA member imparts to students her experience as a doctor and as a patient—she has severe myopia. Original Source

Teens, College Students, Stress, And Finals: Tips For Healthy Coping

The post Teens, College Students, Stress, And Finals: Tips For Healthy Coping appeared first on PreventEd. Original Source

‘Surgical Saturday’ courses build your practice’s office-based laser skills

Have office-based laser procedures piqued your interest? Hear from four Optometry’s Meeting® speakers about how every member of your care…