Category: statement

Freeport-McMoRan: Passing of James Robert Moffett

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) announced Sunday with great sadness that James Robert “Jim Bob” Moffett of Austin, Texas passed away at the age of 82.  Mr. Moffett served as Chairman of Freeport-McMoRan from 1984-2015 and CEO from…

Department of State: Remembering the Victims of PS752

Washington, DC (STL.News) The United States Department of State yesterday released the following statement: The American people honor the memory of the passengers and crew of Ukrainian International Airlines flight PS752, whose lives were abruptly and senselessly taken one year…

McEnany: Administration found siege ‘appalling’

(STL.News) White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany says President Donald Trump’s administration found the siege of the U.S. Capitol to be “appalling, reprehensible and antithetical to the American way.” Trump himself has not condemned the violence. (Jan. 7) But while…

Homeland Security Secretary Wolf Condemns Violence at The U.S. Capitol

(STL.News) The US Department of Homeland Security released the following statement: “What transpired yesterday was tragic and sickening. While I have consistently condemned political violence on both sides of the aisle, specifically violence directed at law enforcement, we now see…

Chubb Chairman, CEO Evan G. Greenberg on U.S. Election Results

NEW YORK (STL.News) Evan G. Greenberg, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Chubb, today provided the following statement on the results of the U.S. election: “As citizens of our great nation, all of us have a responsibility to speak out…

US Department of State News: Kingdom of Thailand’s National Day

Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Department of State released the following statement: On behalf of the Government of the United States and the American people, I extend best wishes to the government and people of Thailand as you celebrate your…

US Department of State: Fact Sheet Released

Release of the U.S. Indo-Pacific Strategy-Republic of Korea New Southern Policy Joint Fact Sheet Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Department of State released the following statement: Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Japan and Korea Marc Knapper and Republic of…

Texas Governor Statement On Death of Houston Police Sergeant Rios

Austin, TX (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement after it was reported that Houston Police Sergeant Sean Rios was shot and killed yesterday afternoon: “With heavy hearts, Cecilia and I ask our fellow Texans to join us in prayer for…

Nebraska Governor Ricketts & First Lady Shore to Quarantine

LINCOLN, NE (STL.News) Today, the Office of Governor Pete Ricketts issued a statement following news that the Governor and First Lady Susanne Shore had come into close contact with someone who tested positive for coronavirus. “On Sunday night, Governor Ricketts and the…

Washington Governor Statement of Biden and Harris

Washington Governor Inslee statement on President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Harris Olympia, WA (STL.News) Washington Governor Jay Inslee made the following statement today congratulating President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on winning the popular vote and the Electoral…

Oregon Governor Kate Brown Issues Statement on Election Day: Vote!

Salem, OR (STL.News) Governor Kate Brown issued the following statement: “Today is Election Day. “In Oregon, voting is a part of who we are.  Women were voting in Oregon nine years before the ratification of the 19th Amendment.  We were the first…

Utah Governor Office: The First Lady’s Statement On The Passing Of Collin Kartchner

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (STL.News) The First Lady, Jeanette Herbert has issued the following statement regarding the death of Collin Kartchner. “Our family was deeply saddened to hear of Collin’s… The post Utah Governor Office: The First Lady’s Statement On…