Washington, DC - On National Maritime Day, we recognize the critical role the United States Merchant Marine plays in bolstering national security and facilitating economic growth.  We honor our merchant mariners for their contributions to connecting the States, supporting our military, and cementing ties among our allies.

Washington, DC - Executive Order Prohibiting Certain Additional Transactions with Respect to Venezuela:

Phoenix, Arizona - The Arizona Game and Fish Department anticipates offering up to $500,000 in federal grant money to enhance and improve public boating facilities at Arizona lakes and waterways over the next two years.

Washington, DC - Today, Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met with Argentine Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie on the margins of the G-20 Foreign Ministers meeting in Buenos Aires.

Phoenix, Arizona - Interstate 10 westbound has reopened between 51st to 67th avenues in the West Valley, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.