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Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines
U.S. Representative Cleaver Announces Grant for Habitat for Humanity KC and Statewide Affordable Housing Grants of $2.6 Million
KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 1, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Representative Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO) announced today that Habitat for Humanity Kansas City, through a partnership with CommunityAmerica Credit Union, received an $110,000 grant for the Habitat for Humanity KC 2008 Development Subsidy project. The grant was awarded by the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines (FHLB Des Moines) through its Affordable Housing Program. In total, Missouri will receive $2.6 million for 8 projects across the state.
Victor Technologies Group, Inc.
Thermadyne Holdings Corporation Selected for Russell 3000 Index
ST. LOUIS, July 1, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Thermadyne Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:THMD) today announced it has been selected for the Russell 3000 Index. This occurred as Russell reconstituted its comprehensive set of U.S. and global equity indexes.