Retired Public Employees Association

Belkins
Headquartered in Troy, New York, we are a visible and outspoken presence at the state Capitol. Our staff, mostly government retirees, share the same concerns as you. With 19 chapters in New York, Florida and the Carolinas, our membership is 30,000 strong. We work vigorously to protect your future Social Security, Medicare, health insurance, and other retirement benefits.

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GM, VENTEC LAND CONTENTIOUS CONTRACT TO PRODUCE VENTILATORS FOR US GOVERNMENT

GM | April 08, 2020

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Ventec Life Systems and General Motors Co. officially landed a deal that two weeks ago had them in hot water with the White House. The contract, which Bloomberg News reports as worth $489.4 million, lays out a timeline for the partnership to deliver 30,000 ventilators to the Department of Health and Human Services by the end of August, with at least one-fifth of those to be delivered before June 1....

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WOOLPERT, CENTRIC CONSULTING HELPING LOCAL GOVERNMENTS ACCESS AND MAXIMIZE CARES ACT FUNDING

Woolpert | June 20, 2020

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Woolpert and Centric Consulting are working together to help local governments access, maximize and expedite funding from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The longtime partners will provide CARES Act Advisory and Implementation Services to enable municipalities to track, process, utilize and benefit from resources related to COVID-19. In March, the CARES Act established the $150 billion Coronavirus Relief Fund to financially assist state, local and tribal government...

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MERCK AND RIDGEBACK ANNOUNCE U.K. GOVERNMENT TO PURCHASE ADDITIONAL 1.75 MILLION COURSES OF MOLNUPIRAVIR

Merck | December 22, 2021

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Merck , known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics today announced that the United Kingdom Government will purchase an additional 1.75 million patient courses of molnupiravir (MK-4482), an investigational oral antiviral COVID-19 medicine. In the U.K., LAGEVRIO® is the planned trademark for molnupiravir; the trademark for molnupiravir in other countries has not been approved. With this additional procurement agreement, which follows a previously announced...

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WHITE HOUSE EXPANDS CORONAVIRUS-FOCUSED SUPERCOMPUTING CONSORTIUM

White House | April 07, 2020

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The White House accepted three new members into the COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium this week—less than a month after producing the new partnership to accelerate research around the novel coronavirus and ultimately help halt it. The National Center for Atmospheric Research’s Wyoming Supercomputing Center, chipmaker AMD and graphics processing units-maker NVIDIA join a variety of other national labs, agencies, companies and academic institutions that have volunteered a ...

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GM, VENTEC LAND CONTENTIOUS CONTRACT TO PRODUCE VENTILATORS FOR US GOVERNMENT

GM | April 08, 2020

Ventec Life Systems and General Motors Co. officially landed a deal that two weeks ago had them in hot water with the White House. The contract, which Bloomberg News reports as worth $489.4 million, lays out a timeline for the partnership to deliver 30,000 ventilators to the Department of Health and Human Services by the end of August, with at least one-fifth of those to be delivered before June 1....

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WOOLPERT, CENTRIC CONSULTING HELPING LOCAL GOVERNMENTS ACCESS AND MAXIMIZE CARES ACT FUNDING

Woolpert | June 20, 2020

Woolpert and Centric Consulting are working together to help local governments access, maximize and expedite funding from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The longtime partners will provide CARES Act Advisory and Implementation Services to enable municipalities to track, process, utilize and benefit from resources related to COVID-19. In March, the CARES Act established the $150 billion Coronavirus Relief Fund to financially assist state, local and tribal government...

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GOVERNMENT BUSINESS

MERCK AND RIDGEBACK ANNOUNCE U.K. GOVERNMENT TO PURCHASE ADDITIONAL 1.75 MILLION COURSES OF MOLNUPIRAVIR

Merck | December 22, 2021

Merck , known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics today announced that the United Kingdom Government will purchase an additional 1.75 million patient courses of molnupiravir (MK-4482), an investigational oral antiviral COVID-19 medicine. In the U.K., LAGEVRIO® is the planned trademark for molnupiravir; the trademark for molnupiravir in other countries has not been approved. With this additional procurement agreement, which follows a previously announced...

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WHITE HOUSE EXPANDS CORONAVIRUS-FOCUSED SUPERCOMPUTING CONSORTIUM

White House | April 07, 2020

The White House accepted three new members into the COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium this week—less than a month after producing the new partnership to accelerate research around the novel coronavirus and ultimately help halt it. The National Center for Atmospheric Research’s Wyoming Supercomputing Center, chipmaker AMD and graphics processing units-maker NVIDIA join a variety of other national labs, agencies, companies and academic institutions that have volunteered a ...

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