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a plan of action adopted or pursued by an individual, government, party, business, etc.

policy

The rules and regulations set by the organization. Policy determines the type of internal and external information resources employees can access, the kinds of programs they may install on their own computers as well as their authority for reserving network resources. Policy is also related to network quality of service (QoS), because it can define priorities by user, workgroup or application with regard to reserving network bandwidth. See COPS and Internet Usage Policy.
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I asked Linda Tarr-Whelan, the center's leader for several years and now a distinguished senior fellow of the public policy group Demos.
German Marshall Fund, a nonpartisan public policy group.
Fred Smith is president and founder of the Competitive Enterprise Institute, a free market public policy group established in 1984 (www.
Answering questions from an audience at the Atlantic Council, a public policy group, he added: "We should expand our training mission.
The Sutherland Institute, though, a conservative, non-profit, state-based public policy group, makes a yearly effort to rank Utah's public and private schools by academic and environment excellence.
But we have to look at data and meta-analyses like those done by the Washington (State) Public Policy group and Doris MacKenzie at the University of Maryland.
The report by CMPI, which describes itself as a nonprofit public policy group dedicated to research-based free market reforms for the health care industry, finds that personalized treatment could become a reality in the not-too-distant future--but only if policy makers "act wisely.
Another Democrat who might compete is 2006 nominee Phil Angelides, the former state treasurer who formed a liberal public policy group after losing two years ago to Schwarzenegger.
On the issue of public policy discussion, Birnbaum says that when the NAIC goes before Congress or to a foreign country to discuss insurance matters, the organization acts as a public policy group.
Being in a weakened political position does not rule out making progress in Middle East peace efforts says Gidi Grinstein, the President of the Reut Institute, a public policy group that advises the Israeli government on strategic issues.
The Cleveland-based public policy group sent a letter to lawmakers warning them of the potential pitfalls of legislation (HB 414).
In addition to the tour, Mitch Peele with the North Carolina Farm Bureau Federation Public Policy group, and Ron Galvin, executive vice president of the North Carolina Association of Nurserymen, gave presentations on how the ornamental industry has a significant economic impact on the state's economy.

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