FedWire: Idea Lab awards, Obama addresses concussions and defense microsystems


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Idea Lab needs your vote for HHS Innovates awards.

White House releases All-of-the-Above energy report.


President Obama addresses concussion issues.

Defense secretary orders review of military health care system.

DARPA develops microsystems for defense.

DOT fines Southwest Airlines for deceptive ads.

NIH launches federal database on pain.




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Billy Mitchell is Senior Vice President and Executive Editor of Scoop News Group's editorial brands. He oversees operations, strategy and growth of SNG's award-winning tech publications, FedScoop, StateScoop, CyberScoop, EdScoop and DefenseScoop. After earning his degree at Virginia Tech and winning the school's Excellence in Print Journalism award, Billy received his master's degree from New York University in magazine writing.

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