SSoA

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AcronymDefinition
SSoASheffield School of Architecture (UK)
SSoASwitching Safe Operating Area (power systems)
SSoASemantic Service Oriented Architecture
SSoASocial Security Old Age
SSoASpiritual School of Ascension (Lihue, HI)
SSoASad State of Affairs (band)
SSoASecure Service Oriented Architecture (MetaSecure Corporation)
SSoASubscription Services of America, Inc. (Bellmore, NY)
SSoASenior Staff Officer Administration
SSoASubsurface Ocean Area
SSoAShooting Stars Over Alabama (motorcycle club)
SSoASecret Society of Assassins (gaming clan)
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Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) today released the following statement after Senate Democrats filibustered the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act: "It's a sad state of affairs when a bill that a broad majority of Americans supports can't even get a vote on the Senate floor.
If there are hungry children somewhere in the North East, then that is indeed a sad state of affairs to have in one of the world's richest countries.
The Olympic Council of Ireland says it will fully co-operate with an expected State inquiry but it is a sad state of affairs it took the arrest of its president for it to agree to do so as only a few days ago Mr Hickey was told to go and put Shane Ross back in his box.
NNA - Minister of Public Health, Wael Abou Faour, lamented on Saturday the sad state of affairs that the Lebanese government and state institutions have reached, saying that any cabinet session that passes without argument is considered an achievement.
It is a sad state of affairs when we have to change the face of some of our lovely Buildings in Colwyn Bay to suit the likes of Lionel Ritchie.
We are equally powerless in these enlightened times to change this sad state of affairs.
David McNeillis, 21, from West Kirby, who owns a King Charles spaniel, said: "Very sad state of affairs when dog owners have to think twice about letting their dogs off their lead.
It's a sad state of affairs that we have had to suffer the environmental destruction involved in the construction of these carbuncles to build wind farms that do not produce power all the time.
Not long before her death, Maali had held an interview on the Egyptian satellite channel Masr Al Yawm where she shared her anguish over her country's sad state of affairs.
It is a sad state of affairs," admits Debbie, speaking from her home in Tunbridge Wells, Kent.
This is a sad state of affairs because residents have been inconvenienced," the Lokayukta said.
For older supporters this is certainly a sad state of affairs but, with the financial riches involved just for being a part of the Premier League these days, the reality is that this great institution doesn't command the same respect that it once did.