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Fill a vacant position in the California legislature

Over the past year, Capitol observers have witnessed vacancies in state legislative offices. What is the process for filling vacancies in the California Legislature? First, in Article IV, Section 2 (d) of the California Constitution, it states that, “When a vacancy occurs in the Legislative Assembly, the Governor immediately calls an election to fill the […]

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Amit Shah will address public meetings on UP Today; Opening of the sale of the 19th tranche of electoral bonds on January 1

Read more have a “darshan” from Ram Lalla at 11:00 am. Then, around 11:30 am, he will deliver a public address. At 1:00 p.m. Shah will address a public meeting in Sant Kabir Nagar. The Union Minister will organize a roadshow in Bareilly at 3:30 p.m., then deliver a public address in Bareilly at 5:00 […]

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Exclusive news and research on the wine, spirits and beer sector

Bacardi files legal action against USPTO in Battle of Havana Club December 30, 2021 Bacardi Ltd has fired another salvo in the long battle over the Havana Club brand in the US market. The spirits giant filed a lawsuit in federal court this week against the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) alleging that […]

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SCHAPIRO | Governors come and go, but the legislature is forever | Chroniclers

As a total and absolute novice to state government, Youngkin, who shares this distinction with his top three Cabinet picks, has shown a degree of deference to Republican lawmakers, teaming up with delegates and advisory committees. of senators on a range of public services. They produced giant binders for future Cabinet secretaries. As part of […]

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Rahul Gandhi travels abroad, Congress calls it “personal visit”

“Rahul Gandhi pays brief personal visit,” said Congress Secretary General Randeep Surjewala (File) New Delhi: As the New Year approaches and a few months away from Assembly polls in five states, former Congress President and MP Rahul Gandhi traveled abroad on Wednesday morning for “a personal visit”. Recently before the winter session of Parliament, he […]

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Tejasvi Surya’s U-turn came after management’s rap, growing unease over his remarks

LS Tejasvi Surya, BJP youth wing leader and South Bangalore MP, may have used community rhetoric to build his political career so far, but there is now growing unease among party leaders in the about some of his controversial remarks, sources said. This was reflected in the directive from national leaders asking the 31-year-old to […]

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Ron Desantis plans to revive Florida state militia – OpEd – Eurasia Review

By José Niño * Contrary to the conventional wisdom held by talking heads, there is no turning back to the days of the politics of “decency” and “respectability”. The Tweedledee and Tweedledum of political parties discussing mundane issues becomes an afterthought in the age of populism. Certainly, we are not going to see a drastic […]

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Vermont Legislature to likely start 2022 session remotely

Vermont lawmakers had hoped to return to the Statehouse for the start of the legislative session next week, but changed course on Tuesday. File photo by Mike Dougherty / VTDigger The Vermont Legislature appears poised to begin its 2022 legislative session remotely after all. Changing course a week before giving in, lawmakers cited the Omicron […]

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Election of Speaker of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly postponed

Maharashtra Assembly Speaker Election Postponed Elections for the president of the lower house would now take place during the state budget session. Mrityunjay Bose, DHNS, Bombay, Dec 28 2021, 18:36 is updated: 28 dec. 2021, 18:36 ist Avoiding a confrontation with Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari and legal entanglements, the government of Maha Vikas Aghadi decided […]

Upper house

The Senate passes a bill to resolve disputes between landlords and tenants

ISLAMABAD: The Senate passed three bills on Monday, including the Islamabad Rent Restriction (Amendment) Bill 2021, aimed at resolving landlord-tenant issues without unnecessary delay. The bill, introduced by Senator Mohsin Aziz, was passed unanimously after an article by article prepared by President Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani. Aziz said the amendment would help resolve the issue of […]

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When Georgia’s Legislature Pay Attention to Schools, Pay Attention

It is also likely that bills attempt to limit discussions of race and white supremacy in history classes. The model is a controversial new Texas law that seeks a balanced presentation of history and requires avoiding divisive or “race-related concepts that even suggest that a person is inherently racist, sexist, or oppressive.” depending on their […]

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Bangalore Coronavirus Update Today Live, Bangalore Omicron Updates, Karnataka Travel Guidelines, Bangalore New Years Celebrations Borders, Nighttime Curfew Guidelines, Latest Lockdown News

A 28-year-old Karnataka police officer and a man from Rajasthan were arrested in connection with the theft of two-wheelers in Bangalore. The cops said they seized 53 two-wheelers worth Rs 77 lakh. Two minors, who were allegedly used by the duo to commit bicycle thefts, were also detained. The accused police officer has been identified […]

Upper house

US calls on Somalia to end elections

The United States on Sunday called on Somalia to complete its elections after passing last week’s deadline to complete them with less than 10 percent of Somali parliamentarians elected to the lower house. “The United States is deeply concerned about the continuing delays and procedural irregularities which have undermined the credibility of the process,” State […]

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State legislature plans to redistribute the cards | State

Changes are likely to come in the federal and federal electoral districts of Skagit County, according to the state’s redistribution plan. The maps produced by the state redistribution committee place all of Skagit County in US Congressional District 2, which is represented by Representative Rick Larsen. The current maps have the county divided between districts […]

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Did the Speaker of the Meghalaya Assembly ignore the ratio of the constitutional bench of the Supreme Court while acknowledging the merger of 12 rebel congressmen with the TMC?

ohNOT On Thursday, the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of the Meghalaya, Metbah Lyngdoh, rejected the disqualification requests filed by the Indian National Congress (INC) against 12 of its rebel MPs who had recently changed allegiance to the All India Trinamool Congress (TMC ), and formally approved their merger with TMC in the assembly. On […]

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Maharashtra: A bill introduced to make the minister pro-chancellor of universities | Bombay News

MUMBAI: The state government on Friday tabled amendments to the Maharashtra Public Universities Act to introduce the post of pro-chancellor to be held by the Minister of Higher and Technical Education. The powers of the pro-chancellor must be broad: from the presidency of the university senate, his high-level decision-making body, to the presidency of the […]

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Missouri Redistribution Efforts Run into Problems in Legislature | Politics

“What the Constitution says is clear and clear: one card,” Ellinger said. Former Missouri Solicitor General Jim Layton, who was involved in the last two Missouri redistribution efforts, said he had never heard of a commission proposing two tentative plans before. Still, he said courts could agree to the method if the House committee was […]

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Assam Legislature approves changes to Livestock Preservation Act

The Assam Legislature on Thursday passed the Livestock Preservation Law Amendment Bill to further strengthen the law. The new additions to the bill will make it easier to transport livestock for agricultural purposes and ensure tough penalties for livestock smugglers. “In our mission to strengthen livestock protection in the state, we have made an amendment […]

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Shores License Review Board Approves ‘Weird’ Bondage Leave Request

The La Jolla Shores license review committee addressed an “insanely bizarre” service easement request for Hillside Drive during its December 20 online meeting. On vacation, the City of San Diego waives a public right of way or public service easement and transfers it to one or more adjacent owners. But for this easement vacation, the […]

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Return the Republican Structure to the New York State Legislature

For the publisher: The following letter has been sent to every Senator and Assembly member in New York State. In 1964, the United States Supreme Court ruled that 49 of the 50 states must abandon the Republican structure of their legislatures and must now reorganize their legislative constituencies based on population. Not only does the […]

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Bangalore News Highlights December 22: Karnataka reports 321 new cases of Covid-19, four deaths; The National Assembly will discuss the anti-conversion bill tomorrow

On Wednesday, December 22, 2021, power cuts will take place from 10 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. In the South zone of Bengaluru, Nanjappa Road, Siddapura, Bikisipura, Jaraganahalli, Monotype Road, Kanakapura Road, Padmanabhanagara, JP Nagar 2nd phase, JP Nagar 3rd phase, JP Nagar 4th phase, 5th phase, 15th JP Nagar cross, Dollar’s Layout, Kaveri Nagara, Kathriguppe, […]

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Rajya Sabha adjourned sine die, Venkaiah Naidu deplores the potential functioning of the House | India News

NEW DELHI: Rajya Sabha was adjourned sine die on Wednesday, a day before the scheduled end of the winter session of Parliament, with Speaker M Venkaiah Naidu lamenting that the Upper House was functioning well below its potential due to repeated disruptions. The session, which began on November 29, was scheduled to end on December […]

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Polman: Rand Paul is now in favor of big government | Chroniclers

Rand Paul has long been a laughable lightweight – in Senate hearings Dr. Fauci regularly beats him – but now he’s even outperformed himself. Republicans like him still equate “big government” with “socialism” and consistently condemn it on principle – until disaster strikes their own backyards, then suddenly, without even an ounce of embarrassment, they […]

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1,921 regulations filed with China’s highest legislature for review

A total of 1,921 administrative regulations, supervisory regulations, local regulations and judicial interpretations have been filed with China’s highest legislature for registration and review during the past year. The figure was made public during an ongoing session of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress. The Legislative Affairs Committee of the AFN Standing Committee […]

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Nagaland: Legislative Assembly of Nagaland calls for the impeachment of AFSPA

The Nagaland Legislature has unanimously decided to demand that the Indian government repeal the Special Powers of the Armed Forces of the Northeast, Particularly Nagaland Act 1958 in order to bolster ongoing efforts to find a peaceful political settlement to the political issue of the Naga. . The tenth session of the Thirteenth Legislative Assembly […]

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Opposition skips government meeting in House deadlock following suspension of deputies, Center responds | Latest India News

Five opposition parties boycotted a government-called meeting on Monday to end the stalemate in Rajya Sabha that resulted from the suspension of 12 lawmakers, leading the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to accuse its political rivals of working with the “disruption and disruption mantra” to make sure the upper house is not functioning. {{^ userSubscribe}} {{/ […]

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Puerto Rico plans to fight corruption with blockchain

The government of Puerto Rico recently showed interest in using blockchain technology to fight corruption. House Speaker Rafael “Tatito” Hernandez has confirmed that lawmakers plan to meet with local blockchain experts this month to create smart contracts aimed at bringing more transparency and accountability to the industry. In these meetings, they will discuss how to […]

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Melinda Deslatte: Governor and legislature both claim victories with Superdome renovations | Opinion

Louisiana’s new deal with the New Orleans Saints gives state legislative leaders a victory, with lower-than-expected payments to help cover Superdome renovations, ending a stadium manager debt that angered lawmakers and cut office rental costs for state agencies. Governor John Bel Edwards may also declare victory, making a deal that will lock the Saints into […]

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MP’s Gangster Bill: Bill Allows 2-Month Detention, Legal Experts Report Concern | Latest India News

The government of Madhya Pradesh will introduce a bill to fight organized crime in the next winter session of the legislature, said state interior minister Narottam Mishra. The state cabinet will soon approve Madhya Pradesh’s Gangster Prevention and Antisocial Activities Bill 2021 so that it can be tabled in the assembly, which will sit from […]

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4 labor codes likely to be implemented by FY 23, as many states have prepared draft rules

The Center has already finalized the rules under these codes and states are now required to develop regulations on their part, as labor is a competing subject. A senior official said the four labor codes are expected to be implemented by the next fiscal year. “The four labor codes are expected to be implemented in […]

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Eric Adams wants to sell you Bitcoin

Incoming Mayor Eric Adams is a real believer in crypto. Others in the city are not so sure. Ron Adar / Shutterstock When Eric Adams, New York’s next mayor, triumphantly attended a political conference in Puerto Rico last month, he told reporters he paid for his trip there. “I paid myself. I’ve learned that the […]

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Arkansas lawmakers agree to additional month for consultant to review state employee and school health insurance plans

The Legislative Council on Friday voted to extend a month’s contract for a consultant it hired in May to recommend changes to state health insurance plans for employees and retirees of public schools and universities. the state. On Thursday, the board’s executive committee recommended approval of an amendment to the Bureau of Legislative Research’s contract […]

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The refusal of the mask to the legislature creates tensions | News, Sports, Jobs

Several residents are reportedly not wearing masks in county legislature chambers, even though the president has asked them to do so on several occasions. Photos of Grégory Bacon MAYVILLE – The decision by Chautauqua County Executive PJ Wendel not to implement the mask mandate locally created some tension at this week’s legislative meeting when some […]

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New South Wales ministers retire ahead of reshuffle | Whyalla news

New South Wales premier Dominic Perrottet is preparing to announce a new cabinet, but he will not include two longtime members of the government, one of whom hopes it will include more women. Special Minister of State Don Harwin and Local Government Minister Shelley Hancock both told Perrottet they did not want to be considered […]

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DreamWeaver Homes responds, “Yes, Virginia… There is a Santa Claus! “

To: Virginia and those in need of affordable housing. From: Father Christmas And, the gift it brings is a cost-effective solution that will solve the affordable housing shortage. LANSDALE, PENNSYLVANIE, United States, December 17, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Maybe Santa is not really focused on the housing situation at the moment, but rest assured as the […]

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State Senator Fady Qaddoura says legislature should reopen state budget in light of surplus revenue – Hamilton County Reporter

Posted By: The Journalist December 17, 2021 Submitted The state budget committee heard testimony on Thursday that state revenues are $ 3.3 billion higher than forecast for the current budget cycle. The state will have reserves of $ 5.1 billion for this fiscal year and $ 4.1 billion for the next fiscal year. Senator Fady […]

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2022 Pre-Budget Consultations – The Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs will meet to conduct pre-budget consultations.

TORONTO, December 16, 2021 / CNW / – The Committee intends to hold public hearings by videoconference (Zoom) for the Northwest region of Ontario to Monday, January 10, 2022; for the northeastern region of Ontario to Tuesday, January 11, 2022; for the Ottawa region of Ontario to Wednesday, January 12, 2022; for the eastern region […]

Upper house

Upper House MP Tim Quilty says immunization rates justify unvaccinated teachers allowed to return to work | Border mail

news, local news, WODONGA politician Tim Quilty wants the Victorian government to end its mandate to vaccinate teachers against COVID-19. The Victorian-era Upper House MP believes that this requirement is no longer necessary and that unprotected teachers should be able to return to classrooms. “I think they should be allowed to return to work, we […]

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Documents on JFK’s assassination recently released by the National Archives

The publication of the documents, ordered by President Biden, was eagerly awaited by historians and by those who doubt that Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone. WASHINGTON – The National Archives on Wednesday released nearly 1,500 documents related to the US government’s investigation into the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy. the disclosure cables, internal […]

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Vermont Legislature to Consider Bill to End Qualified Police Immunity in 2022 Session

Senator Dick Sears, D-Bennington, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, discusses a bill before the committee at the Statehouse in Montpellier on February 13, 2019. File photo by Glenn Russell / VTDigger Vermont lawmakers and police reform advocates are proposing to end qualified immunity for police officers, a widespread legal doctrine that protects public servants […]

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Independent Goa MP resigns | City News, The Indian Express

Former minister and independent MP Rohan Khaunte tendered his resignation to the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Goa on Wednesday. As speculation rises that he may soon be inducted into the BJP, Khaunte has said he will announce his decision in a few days. ” I resigned. The political situation is changing, what Congress […]

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Parliament live: Oppn MPs say ‘government must apologize to us’ after Goyal demands apology for suspended members’ behavior

** Accusing the government of suppressing the voice of the opposition, Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Mallikarjun Kharge, Tiruchi Siva of DMK and Sanjay Raut of Shiv Sena as well as other members of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha marched from the statue of Mahatama Gandhi in the Parliament complex in Vijay Chowk holding banners […]

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Omicron variant begins to appear nationwide, CDC says

The US system has been relatively slow to accommodate cases of the variant, possibly due in part to travel habits or restrictive entry rules to the United States. But the system is also constrained by blind spots and delays. Last week, the CDC reported that of the 43 known infections detected in the United States […]

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With 31 lawmakers passing, Texas legislature has room to go redder

More than two dozen members of the Texas legislature are retiring or running for a different seat next year, creating a plethora of vacancies that could cause both houses to turn redder and more polarized from here. the meeting of lawmakers in 2023. Many of the outgoing members are center-right or establishment politicians with years […]

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Supreme Court to Hear Plea Against Suspension of 12 Maharashtra BJP MPs for Misconduct with Bhaskar Jadhav

The Supreme Court to hear a petition against the suspension of 12 BJP deputies who were suspended from the Legislative Assembly of Maharashtra for a period of one year. The 12 BJP deputies are accused of having misbehaved with President Bhaskar Jadhav in the president’s chamber by the state government. The state’s parliamentary affairs minister, […]

Upper house

Japan’s first female union leader urged by men to refuse job

Male colleagues of the first woman to head Japan’s largest labor association begged her to turn down the job because they believed her gender made her unable to fight Japanese companies for higher wages. In an interview with the Financial Times, Tomoko Yoshino described a barrage of efforts to derail her promotion to president of […]

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Former Kansas health secretary caught off guard by layoff, plans to continue fighting pandemic

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – As former Kansas Department of Health and Environment Secretary Lee Norman managed the state’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, he found himself at the center of a cultural battle between individual rights and the collective good. Blind individualism does not work well during a pandemic, he says. “The United States is […]

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Lack of Leadership to End 175% Interest Rate in New Mexico | Legislature | New Mexico Legislative Session

A strange spectacle is underway in New Mexico. It focuses on the obscene 175% annual interest rate that loan companies can charge oppressed consumers. Everyone in power knows New Mexico is one of the poorest places in America. But his state’s House of Representatives allowed a powerful industry to enslave people in debt by charging […]

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DUN will allow me to contribute more to policy planning

Wee addresses the press conference. KUCHING (December 13): Dato Wee Hong Seng believes that being both the MP for Padungan and the mayor of Kuching South, he could contribute more to the policy planning of the State Legislative Assembly (DUN). The Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) candidate for Padungan believes that if elected he should […]

Upper house

House still to clear more than two thirds of the 36 listed legislations

our office The winter session of Parliament will conclude on December 23 and there are only nine sittings left. But more than two-thirds of the 36 pieces of legislation, listed by the Center for consideration and adoption, are yet to be taken by the House. Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha passed a dozen pieces of […]

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Federal government makes new investment in women-owned small businesses

Administrator of the SBA Isabella Casillas Guzman The Small Business Administration, the federal agency that supports entrepreneurs, is putting more emphasis on women business owners in the agency’s history than ever before, after two years that decimated small businesses and highlighted the obstacles still facing the fastest growing countries. group of owners. Small women-owned businesses, […]

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Politicians hanged in effigy during protest outside BC Legislature reflect disturbing trend: Expert

An expert on extremism and political radicalization said a disturbing protest outside the British Columbia legislature this week reflects a disturbing trend. The premier of British Columbia and two high-ranking ministers were hanged in effigy in front of the province’s legislature during a rally organized Thursday by opponents of the COVID-19 vaccine mandate. The event […]

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Amarinder Singh’s Punjab Lok Congress appoints 10 district presidents

Chandigarh: The Punjab Lok Congress, a new political party formed by Captain Amarinder Singh, announced 10 district presidents and three spokespersons on Saturday. According to the secretary general in charge of the organization, Kamal Saini, the people responsible for the spokespersons are Pritpal Singh Balliewal, Prince Khullar and Sandeep Gorsi who is also a lawyer. […]

Upper house

Former employee Jess Wilson shortlisted for coveted Kew Victorian Liberal seat ahead of 2022 election

Former treasurer Josh Frydenberg has won the coveted Liberal shortlist for the once safe state seat of Kew. Key points: Jess Wilson beat five contenders to win the preselection for Kew’s relatively secure seat Shadow Treasurer David Davis challenged Ms Wilson for the post Fallen opposition leader Michael O’Brien won the preselection for Malvern Jess […]

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Department of Energy supports 17 green upgrades to federal buildings as ‘snapshot’ of future spending

The Biden administration is not waiting for Congress to pass the Build Back Better Act to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from federal buildings. The General Services Administration seeks to accelerate the testing and adoption of sustainable technologies in federal buildings and to raise the bar for sustainability standards in government construction projects. The Energy Department, […]

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Onondaga County Legislature to vote on amended district maps ahead of vacation

Onondaga County’s controversial redistribution process is about to take another step forward with amended maps expected to be released later today. The county executive vetoed the original draft over concerns about potential litigation. Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have welcomed the veto, albeit for different reasons. GOP Chairman Dave Knapp said they corrected […]

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Extraordinary session of the Nagaland assembly on December 20 to discuss AFSPA

A special session of the Nagaland assembly is convened on December 20 to discuss the political issue of the Naga and AFSPA in the context of the Oting shootings that killed 14 civilians in the state. The central committee on the political issue of Naga will hold the special session of the 13th Nagaland Legislative […]

Upper house

Treasurer shuffles figures on liberal women in parliament

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg says the number of liberal female politicians in the federal parliament is not high enough – but the party’s current status is significantly lower than the 38 percent he suggests. According to the criteria used in the calculations, between 26.7 and 30.4 percent of all parliamentarians in the Liberal Party are women. […]

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My votes – Week of November 15

SETTLEMENT OF INVOICESA Rules Bill is a bill passed by a vote of the Plenary House under a rule that has been passed and approved by the Rules Committee. Bills require a simple majority of the House to pass (218 votes) through a recorded vote. 11/17/2021 H. Res. 789 Censorship representative Paul Gosar Past | […]

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Senator Jon Erpenbach not seeking re-election after 24 years in state legislature | Local government

Follow State Journal cartoonist Phil Hands as he draws his latest cartoon about who is to blame for the weak economy After more than two decades in the Wisconsin legislature, Democratic Senator Jon Erpenbach will not run for another term next year. Erpenbach Known for his sense of humor and ability to squeeze into tense […]

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Today, 75 years ago … Modi remembers the first sitting of the Constituent Assembly: The Tribune India

Aditi Tandon Tribune press service New Delhi, December 9 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday recalled the first session of India’s Constituent Assembly tasked with drafting the Constitution and urged young people to learn more about this historic day. “Today, 75 years ago, our Constituent Assembly met for the first time. Distinguished people from different […]

Upper house

Parliament approves bills on ART, surrogacy | Latest India News

Parliament on Wednesday passed a bill to regulate assisted reproductive technology (ART) services such as in vitro fertilization (IVF) centers, sperm or egg banks and to tackle practices contrary to ethics related to issues such as sex selection. The Rajya Sabha passed the Assisted Reproductive Technology Bill 2021 (regulation) by voice vote, a week after […]

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Bill would send $ 25 million to restore Freedom Tower

Written by Miami Today on December 7, 2021 Advertising Following a proposal from Governor Ron DeSantis, Representative Bryan Avila of Miami Springs, requested $ 25 million in the next state budget to restore the Freedom Tower at 600 Biscayne Blvd., an iconic building by renowned architects who opened at the Miami Daily News in 1925. […]

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Coughlin officially recruits Hahn for top Assembly staff position

Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin has announced the appointment of Seth Hahn as the new executive director of the Assembly Majority Office to replace Anthony J. (Skip) Cimino, who yesterday announced his retirement on Monday. The New Jersey Globe first announced Hahn’s hiring on Monday. “Seth’s experience in fighting for middle class values ​​as an advocate […]

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Diana Ayala on mental health policy, candidate for city council president, and more

Board Member Diana Ayala (Photo: Jeff Reed / City Council) The president of the New York City Council should be someone who deeply understands the struggles of the people and who will focus on social services in a position of powerful leadership, argues City Council member Diana Ayala. During a recent appearance on the Gotham […]

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The special session of the Arkansas legislature begins on Tuesday

A special session of the Arkansas Legislature will begin at 10 a.m. on Tuesday. Gov. Asa Hutchinson officially called for session on Friday with lawmakers to consider a major tax cut bill. He also added seven other invoices to the appeal. “The main reason for the session is the tax cut bill,” Hutchinson said. “I […]

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Savannah officials prepare agendas ahead of Georgia General Assembly

This is the City Talk column from Bill Dawers, a longtime contributor to the Savannah Morning News. As state lawmakers set to begin the 2022 session on January 10, Mayor Van Johnson and other members of Savannah City Council are expected to seek victories as they finalize the legislative agenda that will guide lobbying efforts. […]

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93% of payday loan borrowers regret taking their loan, survey finds

item Payday loans can be a debt trap for borrowers who cannot afford to make payments. Here’s how you can pay off your payday loan balance before it’s sent to debt collectors. (Stock) Payday lenders prey on borrowers with bad credit who desperately need money, trapping them in a cycle of high-interest, hard-to-pay debt. The […]

Upper house

The Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART) Regulation Bill fills a long-standing regulatory gap. We must find ways to make it more inclusive

Last week, the Lok Sabha passed the Assisted Reproductive Technology Regulation (ART) Bill which sets standards and codes of conduct for fertility clinics and sperm banks nationwide. The bill responds to a long-standing need. Over the past 20 years, the increase in the number of ART clinics in India has been among the highest in […]

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NC governor and legislature let retired state workers down

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other Opinion content provide perspectives on issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom journalists. House Speaker Tim Moore looks on. The state budget the three negotiated this year did not include cost-of-living adjustment increases for retired state workers. Instead, they will receive one-off […]

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Raj Governor challenges “rubber stamp” positioning with many firsts!

By Archana Sharma Jaipur, December 5 (IANS): The governorship is often referred to as a “rubber stamp” by experts across the political spectrum. However, Kalraj Mishra challenged this positioning by winning with many firsts as governor of Rajasthan. For the first time in the country’s history, Governor Kalraj Mishra started a new tradition by reading […]

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Puerto Rico strengthens entry requirements for travelers through Omicron variant of COVID-19 – CVBJ

A traveler waits at an inspection post at Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in Puerto Rico. Photo: RICARDO ARDUENGO /. /. SAN JUAN – Puerto Rico will tighten entry requirements for travelers arriving in this Commonwealth of the United States from next Monday in an attempt to prevent the expansion of the Omicron variant of […]

Upper house

Tewari seeks to represent Chandigarh to the Rajya Sabha

CHANDIGARH: Deputy Shri Anandpur Sahib and National Congress Spokesman Manish Tewari has requested representation for the Union Territory of Chandigarh in Rajya Sabha, as he is still not represented in the upper house until here. Tewari presented a private member’s bill to Lok Sabha in this regard and urged Union Home Secretary Amit Shah that […]

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Readers’ Forum, part 1, December 4, 2021: a smell rises from the “super legislature” | Letters to the Editor

The smell rises of the “super legislature” Seeing today’s diary, November 26, on page A3 on how Governor Eric Holcomb once again took the reins of leadership in responding to yet another COVID-19 outbreak / crisis, I saw just shook his head. Was it really that important for Indiana’s so-called “super legislature” to pass a […]

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Amgen announces 10% increase in first quarter 2022 dividend

THOUSAND OAKS, California., Dec 3 2021 / PRNewswire / – Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today announced that its board of directors has declared a $ 1.94 dividend per share for the first quarter of 2022. The dividend will be paid on March 8, 2022, to all registered shareholders at the close of business on February 15, […]

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Tribal chief Sukhram Rathva elected opposition leader in Gujarat assembly

Tribal chief and high-ranking congressman Sukhram Rathva was elected as the new opposition leader in the Gujarat legislature on Friday. Earlier today, Congress announced the appointment of CBO leader Jagdish Thakor as the new chairman of the Gujarat Unity ahead of next year’s Assembly elections. Rathva, 65, a five-time provincial deputy who currently represents the […]

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Prince Edward Island stresses urgency to lift suspension of trade in fresh potatoes at ‘positive’ meeting in Ottawa

Federal and provincial officials met in Ottawa on Thursday to discuss the way forward on the suspension of exports of fresh potatoes from Prince Edward Island to the United States Provincial Agriculture Minister Bloyce Thompson met with his federal counterpart Marie-Claude Bibeau as well as the four Island MPs, industry representatives and officials from the […]

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The legislature plans a special session on redistribution, vetoes

By ALLISON MOLLENKAMPCapital Information Service ANNAPOLIS, Maryland – The Maryland General Assembly plans to meet on Monday for a special session to focus on congressional redistribution and priority vetoes for the 2021 session. The Maryland Congressional redistricting process will come to a head next week when both houses of the Legislature consider congressional maps proposed […]

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Guelph was one of 20 ridings selected by the Liberals for female nominations

Ahead of the 2022 provincial election aims to increase the number of women MPs at Queen’s Park More than 20 ridings across Ontario have been selected by the Ontario Liberal Party as female-only candidate ridings, an initiative the party is undertaking to increase the number of women MPs in Queen’s Park. Guelph will be one […]

Upper house

Alan Tudge leaves federal cabinet after Rachelle Miller’s allegation; NSW COVID cases grow, Omicron variant cases grow; The vote on the Victoria pandemic bill has been adjourned; Greg Hunt, Christian Porter Exit Federal Politics, Victoria COVID Cases Rise

Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt has confirmed he will step down from politics in next year’s election. “Earlier today, I spoke with the Prime Minister and my Electorate Chairman and informed them that I would not be standing in the next election. This may surprise some of you, ”he joked. Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt […]

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state legislature to deal with children’s mental health services in 2022 | Hartford Health Care

01 December 2021 Health care providers across the state have reported a sharp increase in the number of patients who report having mental health issues ranging from depression and anxiety to eating disorders to suicidal thoughts. No group, they say, is more affected than children. Emergency rooms are reporting a double-digit increase in the number […]

Puerto rico economy

Are you need an advance for your wedding in order to cover your reception?

Wedding receptions typically cost around $22,500, by 2021 according to research obtained from The Knot. The cost is contingent on the location you reside in and the price for getting married may be more expensive. Couples living within New Jersey averaged over $53,000 when they got married earlier in the year. This is why most couples make […]

Legislative assembly

Victory March, Rain Fury, and Assembly took over AP in November

An eventful month that saw the festive spirit, the fury of nature, the Assembly passing important bills and Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy meeting his counterparts from two neighboring states in more than four years of Praja Sankalpa Yatra showing magnified reflection on municipal elections and many more. The month started in a festive […]