Citations with the tag: DAVIS, Tom
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- Davis expresses doubt on Va. Senate race as Warner gains.
Blake, Aaron // Hill; 10/17/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 120, p24
The article reports that Republican Representative Tom Davis is considering not to run in the U.S. Senate race in Virginia for Sen. John Warner's seat. At a breakfast meeting at the National PressClub in October 2007, Davis states that he might instead run for Democrat Sen. Jim Webb's seat in...
- Public Key Infrastructure: Examples of Risks and Internal Control Objectives Associated with Certification Authorities: GAO-04-1023R.
Rhodes, Keith A. // GAO Reports; 8/10/2004, p1
This letter is in response to a Congressional request that we examine our advice to executive branch agencies regarding commercial managed service public key infrastructure (PKI) solutions to see if the advice is consistent with current federal policy and private sector best practices....
- Big Buyers.
Gruber, Amelia; Palmer, Kimberly // Government Executive; 8/15/2005, Vol. 37 Issue 14, p24
The article reports that chief acquisition officers (CAO) and procurement executives in the U.S. are fighting for staff, allying with program managers and struggling to define themselves. In pursuit of more staffers, CAOs must counter a number of negatives. One is that the work itself is...
- North American Governments Receive Poor Security Grades.
McCollum, T. // Internal Auditor; Apr2005, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p21
Reports on the grades received by the Canadian and U.S. government agencies for their information security practices since the previous audit in 2002. Percentage of departments without an information security policy; U.S. government departments which received an F grade; Areas that need...
- Second Wives Club.
Cottle, Michelle // New Republic; 8/7/2006, Vol. 235 Issue 6, p16
The article reports on the Washington, D.C. phenomena of political second wives. Many politicians, like Virginia Representative Tom Davis, find their marriages falling apart due to their political commitments. Their second marriages tend to be within politics; Davis's second marriage was to...
- Writer on the range.
Cottle, Michelle // Caterer & Hotelkeeper; 8/16/2007, Vol. 197 Issue 4489, p2
The article features cookery writer and former chef Tom Norrington-Davies and his restaurant, Great Queen Street located in London, England. Norrington-Davies had been on a two-year sabbatical from the kitchen to concentrate on writing when the desire to return to the stove kicked in. Despite...
- GM line execs merge with car, truck groups.
Miller, Joe // Automotive News; 9/25/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5895, p37
Reports on the car and truck groups merged by General Motors Corp. (GMC) and the appointment of Tom Davis as the executive vice president in charge of product development and the vehicle line executives. Responsibilities of the vehicle line executives; Efforts of GMC to bring consistency to its...
- THE BARE BONES.
Forsey, Lindsay // Foodservice & Hospitality; Jun2010, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p10
The article presents several restaurants in Toronto, Ontario that serve barbecue. It includes Buster Rhino owned by Darryl Koster, serves a South Carolina-style of slow cooking dry barbecue, The Stockyards Smokehouse and Larder, owned by Tom Davis and Monique Nanton, and the Baton Rouge...
- AN APPETITE FOR SUCCESS.
SLOAT-SPENCER, JACKIE // Foodservice & Hospitality; Mar2013, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p26
The article discusses the success and achievement of restaurateur Tom Davis who manages the Stockyards Smokehouse and Larder restaurant in Toronto, Ontario. It mentions that the specialty of the restaurants lies in the manner in which the smokers' appliance has been placed. The menus offering of...
- The natural evolution of NAMA.
Davis, Tom // Agri Marketing; Apr97, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p85
Presents the views of Tom Davis, president of the National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA), on his organization. Evolution of NAMA; NAMA's position in the agri-market; NAMA's adaptability to changes in trends.
- Greater cooperation sought in protecting critical infrastructure.
Davis, Tom // Issues in Science & Technology; Fall2000, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p29
Deals with the Cyber Security Information Act of 2000 introduced by Representatives Tom Davis and Jim Moran of Virginia in the United States. Goal of the bill; Background of the bill; Vulnerability of computer security in the U.S.
- Tom Davis.
Franken, Al // Time; 8/6/2012, Vol. 180 Issue 6, p21
An obituary for Tom Davis, a comedian and former writer for the late night television program "Saturday Night Live," is presented.
- AFSA Supports D.C. Voting Rights in Congress.
Franken, Al // Foreign Service Journal; Apr2006, Vol. 83 Issue 4, Special section p5
The article reports on the support of the American Foreign Service Association to District of Colombia voting rights in Congress. Tom Davis, a state of Virginia representative, has introduced the bill and was referred to the House Committee on Government Reform as well as to the House Committee...
Davies, Tom // Event; Apr2011, p57
An interview with Tom Davies, show manager at Future Publishing Auto Events Series, is presented. He explains why he enjoys working on outdoor events, with emphasis on the benefits of outdoor shows compared to indoor events. He mentions that his team at the company still relies on their sales...
- Conservatives chide GOP chair.
Davies, Tom // Advocate; 03/30/99, Issue 782, p18
Reports on Christian conservative group Family Research Council's criticism of Republican Representative Tom Davis for meeting with Virginia-based members of the gay group Log Cabin Republicans. Reaction of Log Cabin Republicans chairman emeritus Robert Kabel to Davis' effort to reach out to...
- Should a Congressional Committee Be Established to Investigate the Preparation for and Response to Hurricane Katrina? Pro.
Davis, Tom // Congressional Digest; Nov2005, Vol. 84 Issue 9, p284
Focuses on the support of Representative Tom Davies to the establishment of the Select Bipartisan Committee to Investigate the Preparation for and Response to Hurricane Katrina in the U.S. Responsibility of Congress to conduct oversight in a manner that does not interfere with rescue and relief...
- GM Global Team Works Toward Round-the-Clock Engineering.
Miller, Joe // Automotive News; 8/2/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5831, p57
Reports on the engineering strategy implemented by Tom Davis, General Motor's global process leader for engineering and design in the manufacture of the Chevrolet S10 mid-sized pickup truck. Application of round-the-clock engineering practices until a car's completion; Advantages of the process.
- On his way out, GM truck guy targets cars.
Guilford, Dave // Automotive News; 8/13/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5943, p3
Reports on the continued commitment of General Motors to heavy product development despite the slowing down of automobile sales. Increased efficiency in the spending of capital for product development programs; Plan of Tom Davis, group vice president for product development, to retire in 2002.
- A SMOKING GIANT'S GOP CONNECTION.
Steel, Michael // National Journal; 7/7/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 27, p2186
Opposes the smoking bills in the United States sponsored by National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Tom Davis and Senator Bill Frist. Provisions of the bills; Statement issued by health groups that oppose the bills; Suspicion of critics on the politics of fundraising.
- Why Is Tom Davis Smiling?
Van Dyne, Larry // Washingtonian Magazine; Feb2009, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p29
An interview with Virginia Congressman Tom Davis is presented. When asked about the hardest part in working in the Congress, he refers to the schedule which supercedes his time for the family. Davis relates the reasons he prefer being a country supervisor than a congressman. He also identifies...
- PUBLISHER'S NOTEBOOK.
Van Dyne, Larry // Credit Union Times; 10/21/2009, Vol. 20 Issue 42, p14
The author presents his views on the movement of credit unions in dealing with best practices with each other in the U.S. He reflects on the statement given by an attendee regarding the presentation of Tom Davis, president of National Association of Credit Union Service Organizations (NACUSO),...
- NACUSO CEO to Leave Post in December.
Samaad, Michelle A. // Credit Union Times; 8/11/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 31, p1
The article reports that Tom Davis, chief executive officer (CEO) of the National Association of Credit Union Service Organizations (NACUSO), announces that he will leave his post in NACUSO on December 31, 2010 to take the CEO position in CUSO Development Co. LLC.
- Diving into the Word.
Stimpson, Emily // Our Sunday Visitor; 7/7/2013, Vol. 102 Issue 10, p9
No abstract available.
- Politics 2001.
Gizzi, John // Human Events; 8/6/2001, Vol. 57 Issue 29, p18
Presents news on politics and government in the United States. Reason for the indictment of Democrat T. Frank Hayes and Republican Joseph Santapietro; Role of National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Tom Davis in the reapportionment of several House districts in Virginia; Effect of...
- FLEET STREET AND BEYOND.
Gizzi, John // LCF E-Newsletter; Jun2009, Issue 33, p6
The article reviews the book "Testament," by Tom Davies.
Fallows, James // Atlantic; Aug97, Vol. 280 Issue 2, p82
The article presents an evaluation of the shareware computer software "Zoot," developed by Tom Davis.
- Davis: GM's light-truck plan is on target.
Miller, Joe // Automotive News; 7/26/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5830, p4
Reports that General Motors' (GM) goal of building full-sized pickups and sport utility vehicles in 1999 is on target. Total number of pickups and sport vehicles GM expects to produce at the end of the year; Vow by GM vice president Tom Davis that target can be met; Increase in production of...
- Gizzi on Politics.
Gizzi, John // Human Events; 1/7/2008, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p14
The author talks about several political issues concerning the U.S. Republican Party. He speculates on the political retirement of Representative Tom Davis (R.-Va.) in 2008. He questions the political value of retired Congressman J. Dennis Hastert's (R.-Ill.) endorsement in the Republican...
Gizzi, John // Daily Variety; 7/24/2012, Vol. 316 Issue 16, p11
The article presents obituaries for several people related to entertainment industry including actor Tom Davis, Bollywood actor Rajesh Khanna, and actor Morgan Paul.
- MERCHANDISING TIPS.
Gizzi, John // Garden Retail; Mar/Apr2009, p28
The article offers information on various strategies of garden centres concerning their display of merchandise. According to StageCraft Display Ltd. managing director Tom Davis, display industry will depend on the weather and various display styles such as more theatrical and striking are...
- Consumerism spreads to vision plans.
Shepherd, Leah Carlson // Employee Benefit News; Sep2006, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p1
The article reports on the launch of an insurance plan by Baltimore, Maryland-based insurer Spectera that incorporates the core elements of consumerism which is letting individuals choose the option that best fits their specific needs. A projection of the growth in the consumerism trend among...
Shepherd, Leah Carlson // Campaigns & Elections (1996); Nov2007, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p25
The article reports on politics in Virginia. U.S. Rep. Tom Davis' road to the Senate keeps getting rougher. Thanks to a recent decision by the state Republican party, if Davis (R) is to win in the 2008 Republican nomination over former Gov. Jim Gilmore, he will have to do it at a convention of...
- Champion for the independent.
Schultz, Jackie // Paperboard Packaging; Apr98, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p45
Features the three nominees for the 1998 Association of Independent Corrugated Converters (AICC)/`Paperboard Packaging' magazine Hall of Fame. John Allen, president and general manager of Danbury Square Box; Tom Davis, executive vice president of Ward Machinery Company; Richard Eastwood,...
- Senator Tom Davis?
Todd, Chuck // Washingtonian Magazine; Apr2006, Vol. 41 Issue 7, p41
Features U.S. politician Tom Davis. Plan of Davis to participate in the 2008 senatorial elections; Conservations that led him to decide to seek a House seat reelection in 2006 and prepare for a U.S. Senate bid in 2008; Challenges faced by Davis with regards to balancing his political career and...
- Should Congress Pass H.R. 1108, the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act? PRO.
Todd, Chuck // Congressional Digest; Dec2008, Vol. 87 Issue 10, p318
Excerpts are presented from remarks made by U.S. Representative Tom Davis during floor debate on tobacco control legislation on July 30, 2008.
- GOOD BAD UGLY.
Todd, Chuck // Network World; 5/26/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 21, p5
The article offers news briefs related to the information technology (IT) industry in the. ING Direct Bank is offering its 6.5 million clients free antiphishing software. Cisco Systems Inc. has denied allegations that it extended help to the Chinese government in its effort to censor the...
- Chairman of House Reform Committee Targets D.C. Oversight Panel.
Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer; 1/14/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31552, p5
Reports on plans of Republican from Virginia Tom Davis, chairman of House Government Reform Committee (HGRC), to eliminate the committee's District of Columbia panel. District's delegate who has welcomed the move; Arguments in favor of Davis' move; Contenders for the chairmanship of HGRC.
- National Headliners.
Booker, Simeon // Jet; 12/20/2004, Vol. 106 Issue 25, p10
Reports on national figures in politics. Actions of Virginia GOP Representative Tom Davis to help D.C. citizens gain voting rights in Congress; Efforts of Detroit Representative John Conyers and civil rights leader Jesse Jackson to reveal the scandal in Ohio on Election Day.
- Inside dish.
Booker, Simeon // Sporting News; 02/08/99, Vol. 223 Issue 6, p71
Presents an update on college basketball in the United States as of February 8, 1999. Pressure on athletic director Bob Bowlsby to force out coach Tom Davis; Actions taken by University of Louisville coach Denny Crum in response to second-half collapses by the Cardinals; Game performance of...
- Dean Chairman Resigns in Probe.
Booker, Simeon // Food Processing (00156523); Sep2015, Vol. 76 Issue 9, p18
The article announces that Tom C. Davis has resigned as chairperson of Dean Foods Co.'s board of directors.
- DOCTOR TO THE ISLANDS.
Flach, Frederick F. // America; 10/16/1954, Vol. 92 Issue 3, p79
The article reviews the book "Doctor to the Islands," by Tom Davis and Lydia Davis.
- Tom Davis.
McFadden, Terri // Our States: Virginia; 2016, p1
This article focuses on United States Representative Tom Davis (R-Va.), who was elected in 1994 after serving 12 years representing his local district in the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors. The biographical information details Davis' early life and childhood, as well as how his career path...
- Priceless: A Novel on the Edge of the World.
Hill, Nanci Milone // Library Journal; 8/1/2010, Vol. 135 Issue 13, p62
A review of the book "Priceless: A Novel on the Edge of the World," by Tom Davis, is presented.
- Dean Foods chairman quits.
Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily; 8/11/2015, pA02
The article announces the resignation of Tom C. Davis from the board of directors at American food and beverage company Dean Foods Co. and the decline of its shares and revenue in the second quarter of 2015.
- MEDIA NEWS.
Investor's Business Daily // Agri Marketing; Apr2006, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p18
The article reports on career developments of individuals in the agricultural publishing industry in the U.S. Tom Davis has been named group publisher of the men's brand in Meredith Corp. Scott Mortimer has been promoted as publisher of "Successful Farming," by Meredith Corp. Prism Business...
- U.S. Involvement at Major International Air Shows Principally Depends on Agencies' Missions and Aerospace Companies' Resources.
Investor's Business Daily // GAO Reports; 10/22/2007, p1
The article presents a letter from Ann Calvaresi Barr, director of the Acquisition and Sourcing Management office of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), to legislators Tom Davis and Michael Turner. The letter reports on the result of the study on the participation of the U.S. at...
- Davis' Dilemma.
Investor's Business Daily // Government Executive; 4/1/2005, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p11
This article presents information on the White House's decision to restructure the federal personnel system for the first time in decades which is putting House Government Reform Committee Chairman Tom Davis in a tough spot. Taking the leadership role in pushing the president's plan might...
- Warner's wide appeal.
Fortier, John // Hill; 9/19/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 107, p33
The article reports on the decision of former Governor Mark Warner to run for the Democrats in the 2008 Senatorial race in Virginia. It states that Warner will be running against Representative Tom Davis, a Republican who has maintained his winning votes in the states suburban territory since...
- Legislation Would Give District of Columbia Greater Budgetary Autonomy.
Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer; 8/4/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32189, p6
Reports on the introduction of the District of Columbia Omnibus Authorization Act, a bill that would give the District of Columbia greater control over its budgetary processes by Representative Tom Davis. Aim of the legislation to allow the city to spend its own money mid-year without coming to...
- Secret Weapon Against Giants: Cooperation.
Moed, Joyce // Credit Union Journal; 7/30/2007, Vol. 11 Issue 30, p1
No abstract available.