Is the New Millennium?
of the second millennium and the beginning of the third will be
reached on January 1, 2001, says the U.S. Naval Observatory. No
matter what millennium we're in, as one year ends and a new one
approaches, it's a good time to set our system clock with the official
Much Does the Environment Affect Our Health?
answers on this website. The National Institute of Environmental
Health Sciences does research on environment-related diseases and
health risks and publishes its findings online. You'll find a wealth
of information, including a comprehensive list of health topics
from A to Z.
Efforts to Expand and Improve Government's Online Services
President Gore announced two new initiatives that will take us beyond
the commercial aspects of electronic commerce and challenge us to
use technology to better society through improved health care, education,
emergency response, protecting our cultural treasures, and improving
government services and accountability to citizens.
Gets High Customer Satisfaction Rating for Online Filing
The bad news is: IRS scored low in the first-ever
government-wide customer satisfaction survey in 1999. The good news
is: Among electronic filers the agency earned a higher score than
most businesses. The moral of this story is: file your taxes electronically.
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