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March 24, 1987
Thomas E. Donahue Jr., executive vice president-administration and a director of American Medical International Inc., Beverly Hills, has been installed as president of the Federation of American Health Systems, a major trade group representing 65 hospital-management firms and 1,400 U.S. hospitals.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 5, 1988
If I had my druthers I would vote for Lloyd Bentsen for President and for vice president I would vote for that brilliant young attorney Quayle--provided that when she comes to Washington that Marilyn would leave J. Danforth "Back Home in Indiana." THOMAS R. DONAHUE Bellflower
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 9, 1992
American workers beware. The North American Free Trade Agreement is a fraud ("The Dirty Little Trade Secret," Opinion, Sept. 27). It promises benefits for all. It will benefit only the elite. Management promises to respect unionism. It will try to destroy unionism. Management promises to respect environmental concerns. It will ignore environmental laws. Management promises a great increase in jobs for Americans. Instead we will get a sizable decrease. Thomas Donahue of the AFL-CIO estimates that because of the trade agreement 600,000 jobs will be lost in the next eight years.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 2, 1989
Gingrich, GOP whip, who is the prime mover in the removal of Wright, is actually doing the Democrats a favor. Wright will be succeeded by the most capable and very personable House Majority Leader Tom Foley (D-Wash.) Foley may well be the Democratic candidate in 1992. I can foresee the morning-after election headline: "Bush Defoleyated". THOMAS R. DONAHUE Bellflower
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 12, 1987
A new off-Broadway play produced by Reagan's Really High Court Productions, folded before it opened when it was discovered that the lead character, one Douglas Ginsburg, had gone to pot. At the request of Sen. Jesse Helms (R-N.C.), the play was entitled: "Desire Under the Helms." The situation should be investigated by a "joint committee" of Congress. With Helms in the picture it could be another subsidized "Tobacco Road." When executive producer Ed Meese was asked for a comment he replied: "Just don't say no to Doug's (nomination)
ENTERTAINMENT
September 3, 1988 | STEVE WEINSTEIN
Some key players in the nation's labor force will make appearances on television this Labor Day Weekend. Lynn Williams, president of the United Steelworkers of America, will be the guest on "Business World" Sunday at 11 a.m. (7), 12:30 p.m. (3)(42). Thomas Donahue, AFL-CIO secretary-treasurer, and Labor Secretary Ann McLaughlin are booked on "Newsmaker Sunday," 7:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Sunday on Cable News Network. McLaughlin also will appear on "This Week With David Brinkley" Sunday at 11:30 a.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 16, 2014 | By Tony Perry
SAN DIEGO - Kris Warren, a Marine veteran with combat duty in Iraq, remembers the disorientation and other problems that kept him from reentering civilian life. Finally he mustered the courage to ask for help from the Department of Veterans Affairs in Los Angeles. With that help over months, he was able to reunite with his wife and children and avoid slipping into homelessness. Now, Warren, 36, is part of an innovative VA program set to begin in San Diego: a residential treatment facility exclusively for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans in danger of becoming homeless.
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