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Governor Hochul announces nearly 11 million Excelsior Passes issued to date and reminds New Yorkers to collect their Excelsior Plus Pass

Governor Kathy Hochul announced today that more than 10.9 million Excelsior Passes have been issued to date. As the nation’s premier platform continues to evolve to meet the needs of New Yorkers, and as original Excelsior Pass types expire, the state is reminding New Yorkers to grab the latest Pass option and the most robust […]

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Governor Hochul Unveils New Gun Seizure and Crime Data Showing Progress in Addressing Gun Violence Epidemic

Governor Kathy Hochul today unveiled new data on gun seizures, gun tracing investigations and gun crime that indicate that the comprehensive efforts and strategic investments of the New York State’s fight against the gun violence epidemic is beginning to show signs of progress. The data includes a substantial year-over-year increase in state police firearm and […]

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Rivers advisers abolish inhumane pension regulations

By Tony John, Port Harcourt Councilors in Andoni Local Government Area in Rivers State have reaffirmed their support for people-centred regulations, scrapping the ‘inhumane’ pensions regulation among the achievements of their first legislative year. The Leader of the Legislative Assembly, Miss Stella Nte, representing Ward 6 of Unyeada, said that the welfare of the people […]

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Amy Brown has asked the NSW government to rescind the oral offer to the successful candidate, the hearing told

Brown met with an adviser in the office of then Deputy Prime Minister Barilaro in September last year to discuss changing the legislation to give the commissioner the roles of ministerial appointments. She said the adviser “made it clear that the Deputy Prime Minister wanted to know the different mechanisms for which [commissioners] can be […]

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Firehouse Subs donates $27,000 to the Tallulah Fire Department – The Vicksburg Post

Firehouse Subs recently donated $27,000 to the Tallulah Fire Department through the Firehouse Public Safety Foundation. The money was used to purchase 10 new sets of personal protective equipment. Each set is a complete combination of protective gear designed for firefighter safety, known as Bunker Gear. About half of the suits the TFD used were […]

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Inflation concerns rise as California legislature approves state budget

By Antonio‌ ‌Ray‌ ‌Harvey‌, CA‌ ‌Black‌ ‌Media‌ Black women running for political office at all levels in the state of California showed strong in the June 7 primary elections. They captured the minds and hearts of various groups of Californians and pulled in the numbers they needed to secure places on the November general election […]

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Parents frustrated Quinns Baptist College refuses student’s new name | OUTInPerth

A Perth couple have shared their frustration that their child’s school is refusing their request to accept their child’s new name. Andrew and Louise’s child, Lynx, is in fifth grade at Quinns Baptist College in the northern suburbs of Perth. They are supportive parents who accept their child’s non-binary gender and the choice of a […]

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Indiana Coronavirus Updates Sunday, June 26, 2022

The latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic for Sunday, June 26, 2022. INDIANAPOLIS – Here are Sunday’s latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic, including the latest on COVID-19 vaccinations and testing in Indiana. Vaccine registrations are now open to all Hoosiers across the Indiana State Department of Health. This story will be updated throughout the […]

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Legislature Allows All Students to Use Vouchers for Parish Private Schools | Education

PHOENIX — Rejecting claims of segregation and favoring the wealthy, Republican lawmakers on Friday gave final approval to the most comprehensive system of taxpayer funds vouchers for private and parochial schools in the nation. The 16-10 Senate vote came as supporters said parents wanted more choice for their children. Republican Sen. Vince Leach of SaddleBrooke […]

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Woman loses ₹13.48 on false government job promises | Bombay News

Mumbai: A 34-year-old job seeker was defrauded out of ₹13.48 lakh by five fraudsters, who promised him a job in the Public Works Department (PWD) and other branches of the state government. To convince the victim of the genuineness of the job offer, the scammers took her to the home department of Mantralaya to submit […]

Upper house

Negotiation with terror group TTP sparks fear in Pakistani parliament

The Pakistani government’s negotiations with the outlawed group Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) have sown fear in the upper house of its parliament. Lawmakers noted on Thursday that lawmakers were unaware of when negotiations began and between whom they were taking place, The Frontier Post reported. They demanded clarification from the government on the matter. The banned […]

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Abortion Ruling Sparks Global Debate, Polarizes Activists | New

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The end of constitutional abortion protections in the United States on Friday emboldened abortion opponents around the world, while abortion rights advocates feared it could threaten recent moves towards legalization in their countries. The U.S. Supreme Court overturns landmark Roe v. wade “shows that these kinds of rights are still at […]

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Erie County Legislature passes ECC budget but promises follow-up review | Education

The Erie County Legislature voted 8-3 to approve SUNY Erie Community College’s proposed $98.6 million budget for 2022-23 on Thursday. But even lawmakers who voted for him have pledged to play a watchdog role in how ECC spends the money and implements cost-cutting measures, including potential layoffs, to avoid a $9 deficit. millions of dollars. […]

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Jammu and Kashmir Assembly to miss presidential elections for second time in history

The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganization Act provides for a Legislative Assembly for the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, but the election has yet to take place due to various reasons. The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganization Act provides for a Legislative Assembly for the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, but the election has yet […]

Upper house

Family of delivery driver Xiaojun Chen who died at work awarded $830,000 compensation

The widow and children of a food delivery driver who was hit by a bus and killed in Sydney will receive an $830,000 payout, after a landmark court ruling found he was an employee. Key points: Xiaojun Chen’s family will be awarded over $800,000 after food delivery boy was hit by bus The Personal Injury […]

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> US Department of Defense > Contract

MARINE Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., San Diego, CA is awarded a $248,225,000 amendment (P00027) to a previously awarded Fixed Price Incentive Contract (Target Company) (N0001919C0008). This modification adds the ability to acquire two additional low-rate initial production MQ-4C Triton UAV systems for the Navy. Work will be performed in San Diego, California (24.8%); Palmdale, CA […]

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Abortion amendment makes its way through state legislature

California lawmakers aren’t waiting to see what happens to Roe v. Wade before the Supreme Court. They have already begun passing legislation to protect abortion rights in the state, including a proposed constitutional amendment. State Senate President Pro Tempore Toni Atkins, D-San Diego, said the leaked draft of a court ruling that would overturn Roe […]

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Kashmiri Pandits: Current Personal Concerns

The Kashmiri Pandits, the indigenous people of Kashmir, who are currently living as refugees in their own country, have very intimate concerns in the current context. They expect the leaders of the country, government and administration to understand their concerns and problems and to resolve them with due diligence. There is no doubt that the […]

Upper house

Shiv Sena’s Ruined House vs. Fadnavis Long Game

On Monday, June 20, Maharashtra Legislative Council elections were held for 10 seats. The BJP won the five seats where it fielded its candidate indicating another case of cross-voting. After the results were released, a number of Shiv Sena ministers and MPs were found to be untraceable, leaving the MVA baffled. MLC elections MLC elections […]

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Puerto Rico’s Law to Increase Benefits for Private Sector Workers

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The governor of Puerto Rico on Monday signed legislation that will give more rights to private sector workers in the U.S. territory as he challenged a federal board of control that said the move would be considered a violation of federal law. “This new law makes entering the labor […]

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A Look Back at Spring in the Legislative Assembly – Williams Lake Tribune

After 17 weeks of commuting between Cariboo-Chilcotin and Victoria, the spring legislative session ended earlier this month. It was a busy time, full of legislative debates, question periods and meetings, but I loved the opportunity to advocate for Cariboo’s needs directly with the government in Victoria. That’s the whole point of our representative democracy — […]

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PJKM records statewide sales of RM4.5 million as of June 16

Peter explains the price of eggs under PJKM to an Everrise Matang customer. KUCHING (June 20): The Keluarga Malaysia (PJKM) sales program recorded over RM4.5 million in sales at 154 locations across Sarawak as of June 16 this year, said Peter, acting director of the Sarawak from the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs […]

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Germany announces moves to increase gas storage as Russia cuts supply

Gas flames from a stove are pictured at a private house in Bad Honnef near Bonn, Germany March 30, 2022. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KfW to provide 15 billion euros in credit to fill gas storage – source Set up an auction system to reduce industrial gas […]

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Biz Roundup: Duke Energy programs offer relief from high cooling costs this summer – Reuters

Duke Energy offers a wide range of programs and plans to help customers reduce their energy consumption and manage their bills. Since mid-2021, the costs of fuels used to generate energy have more than tripled. Duke Energy is not profiting from these cost increases and the company is proactively taking steps to insulate customers from […]

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On guns, Florida’s Republican legislature overtakes Democratic Congress

Florida has done more to end gun violence after a school shooting than Congress is likely to do after more than two decades of school shootings and gun slaughter across the country. The bipartisan framework that emerged from post-Uvalde Senate negotiations would allocate funds for more mental health services. This would slightly tighten background checks […]

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Minimum age for MPs: Johor has the right to decide, says Wan Junaidi

Minister at Prime Minister’s Department (Parliament and Law) Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar addresses the media during the press conference in Putrajaya on June 13, 2022. — Photo by Shafwan Zaidon Saturday, June 18, 2022 4:36 PM MYT KUCHING, June 18 – Johor has the right to decide whether to lower the minimum […]

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Putin’s War – OpEd – Eurasia Review

By Dr. J Scott Younger* Jhe war in Ukraine, Putin’s war, is now over 100 days old and has reached a sticking point. One day the Russians have made small progress in Donbass, the eastern border lands of Ukraine, and the next day we learn that they have been stopped and pushed back. In the […]

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US government to support 12 isolated island communities in transition to clean energy – pv magazine International

Communities will receive help to strengthen energy infrastructure, reduce the risk of outages and improve their future energy and economic prospects. June 17, 2022 Anne Fisher The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced plans to work with 12 remote and island communities across the United States to help them transition to clean energy, reduce […]

Legislature

Michigan initiatives miss deadline, will turn to legislature

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The organizers behind two high-profile Michigan bills skipped a deadline to potentially appear on the November ballot and will instead seek approval of the initiatives through the controlled Legislative Assembly by Republicans. Of the 10 voting committees trying to change state law, Michiganders for Fair Lending’s proposal to cap payday loan […]

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TRS MPs curious about which names were in the 40 underperforming MPs

Hyderabad: Following polls strategist Prashant Kishor’s secret report to Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, there is much curiosity among MLS as to which names were in the 40 underperforming MPs in Telangana. The list of 40 underperforming MPs is also said to include the names of five ministers of state, sparking a lot of curiosity […]

Upper house

The rare 1960s modernist house by architect Vladimir Cacala has lost none of its importance

Modernist architect Vladimir Cacala, who came to New Zealand from Czechoslovakia in 1952, designed some of the country’s most sought-after mid-century homes. They have remained wonderful examples of international modernism – whenever a house by Vladimir Cacala comes up for sale, you are guaranteed that throngs of architecture enthusiasts will be the first to walk […]

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Biden’s seven new judicial nominees include first Latino for DC Circuit

U.S. President Joe Biden at the White House in Washington, U.S., June 13, 2022. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Garcia would be the first Latino on DC Circuit if confirmed Biden also names nominees for the 5th and 9th circuits (Reuters) – President Joe Biden unveiled seven new judicial […]

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AARP Asks Legislature for One-Time Supplement | State and region

AARP West Virginia joined other organizations on Tuesday in urging members of the West Virginia Legislative Assembly to consider a one-time supplement to provide needed financial assistance to the state’s retirees. The groups, including the West Virginia Association of Retired School Employees, are urging lawmakers to consider tapping the state’s $1.3 billion surplus to provide […]

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Shiv Sena turns to resort politics ahead of Maha MLC polls; asks MPs to move to Powai Hotel

After urging allies in Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party to take responsibility for their own victory in the upcoming Legislative Council elections, the Shiv Sena once again turned to resort politics on Tuesday. Republic TV has learned that Shiv Sena asked his MLAs to stay at the Renaissance Hotel in Powai in Mumbai from […]

Upper house

Nearly half of Japanese companies see weak yen as bad for business – survey

Illustrative image shows Japanese 10,000 yen banknotes spread out at a World Currency Shop desk in Tokyo in this August 9, 2010 illustrative image. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao/File Photo/File Photo archive/archive photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, June 14 (Reuters) – Nearly half of Japanese businesses consider the weak yen to be […]

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Imbert happy that 2,000 people have found jobs on a cruise ship

New Clint Chan Tack 3 hours ago WAITING AND HOPE: In this file, people outside NAPA, Port of Spain, on Tuesday, wait to be interviewed for jobs on Royal Caribbean cruise ships. Photo by Sureash Cholai Acting Prime Minister Colm Imbert is pleased that 2,000 citizens have been able to secure employment with Royal Caribbean […]

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Liberia Albino Society Petitions Legislature For Empowerment, Support To End Discrimination – FrontPageAfrica

Monrovia–The Liberia Albino Society (LAS) has asked the House of Representatives to enact laws that will end discrimination against them and improve their livelihoods. In a petition statement delivered to the House Tuesday at the Capitol, LAS, led by its executive director Patricia Logan, said the Liberian government should emulate other African countries, including Kenya, […]

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Prime Minister Announces Establishment of Coordinated Greater Kuching Development Agency for Bidayuh Regions

Abang Johari (fourth from right), Henry (third from left) and other guests give a thumbs up after the launch of the Bidayuh cultural project. – Photo by Roystein Emmor BAU (June 13): Prime Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Abang Johari Tun Openg has responded to demands from Bidayuh elected officials to create a specific development […]

Upper house

Hoping for a last-minute ‘miracle’, Union minister RCP Singh circles spiritual leaders

Union Minister Ram Chandra Prasad Singh appears to have become a highly religious person following his party, the Janata Dal-United (JD-U), denying him a third consecutive term in the Rajya Sabha. This means that Singh, more popular as an RCP, will have to leave the Narendra Modi cabinet once his six-year term expires on July […]

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Puerto Rican National Day Parade Returns to Fifth Avenue | Watch live on Channel 7 and abc7NY

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) – The 65th annual Puerto Rican National Day Parade is making a comeback in New York City after the COVID-19 pandemic impacted the festivities for the past two years. The nation’s largest display of cultural pride marches down New York’s Fifth Avenue from 43rd Street to 79th Street on Sunday, June […]

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The Louisiana documentary is the basis of the feature film | Legislature

The short documentary about David Scotton, who was adopted at birth after his teenage mother nearly aborted him, is being made into a feature film. “We’ve been so blessed by this great Louisiana adoption story and can’t wait to share ‘Lifemark’ with the world,” executive producer Stephen Kendrick said in a press release. Kendrick Brothers, […]

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Rajya Sabha polls: In Rajasthan, BJP suspends MP for cross-voting and issues notice

On Friday, BJP MP for Dholpur Shobharani Kushwah surprised everyone by cross-voting for a Congress candidate in Rajya Sabha polls. As she faces expulsion from the BJP, more than five years ago it was her husband whose Assembly membership was terminated and he was imprisoned, leading to the election by Shobharani. And now her cross […]

Upper house

EC clears count for RS seats in Haryana, passes order to dismiss MP Shiv Sen in Maharashtra and clears count

The Electoral Commission, in its post-midnight order, said it would allow vote counting to begin in Maharashtra after ordering the returning officer to reject the vote cast by Shiv Sena MLA Suhas Kande. The EC has also cleared the start of counting for Rajya Sabha seats in Haryana. “The commission allows counting for RS seats […]

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Form Anonymous LLC in American Samoa

American Samoa map American Samoa United States American Samoa’s location in the United States makes it an easy to form anonymous LLC. American Samoa’s location in the United States makes it an easy-to-form anonymous LLC” —Don Wellington TAMPA BAY, FLORIDA, USA, June 10, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Traditionally, the preferred states for registering an LLC in […]

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Legislature begins to reconcile sports betting bills – with little time

Sports News Lawmakers must agree on the changes before the end of the current session on July 31. The State House in Boston. AP Photo/Elise Amendola The state legislature has started the race to legalize sports betting before the end of the current session on July 31. On Thursday, the conference committee began trying to […]

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Legislative Council of Uttar Pradesh: 13 candidates applied. Lucknow: With 13 candidates, including nine from the BJP, filing their candidacy papers for the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council, the stage is set for their unopposed election. The other four candidates are from the Samajwadi Party (SP). Review of nominations will take place on Friday and the […]

Upper house

Rajya Sabha elections 2022: Discord between JD(S) and Congress over crucial seat gives BJP the upper hand in Karnataka

A strain in ties between JD(S) allies and Congress is likely to bolster Karnataka’s ruling BJP’s chances for the Rajya Sabha elections on Friday. Four state seats will be up for grabs, with six candidates vying for it. Each candidate will need the support of at least 45 MPs to be elected to the Upper […]

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State Price-fixing Case Against Generic Pharma Companies Reduced

Pfizer/Handout via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register US judge rules out disgorgement of profits as remedy The Court will allow states to seek an injunction (Reuters) – A federal judge in Pennsylvania on Tuesday limited the scope of an antitrust case brought by dozens of states against generic drug makers, […]

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Indiana judges urge legislature to follow constitution

Frank Sullivan In what is called “the right decision,” the Indiana Supreme Court struck down the law that allowed the Legislature to meet in special session. However, the debate over whether the governor should have exclusive power to summon the General Assembly when lawmakers are out of session may not be settled. The unanimous decision […]

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Doing business even easier with ACT

The Better Regulation report will be tabled in the Legislative Assembly today, setting out the ACT Government’s agenda to make it easier to start, run and grow a business in the ACT through a regulation of best practices and simplifying interactions between business and government. The Better Regulation Task Force (BRT) was set up to […]

Upper house

Congress takes advantage of independent BJP-backed RS candidate Subhash Chandra

With the open backing of two Bhartiya Tribal Party (BTP) and twelve independent lawmakers, Congress’ advantage over the independent BJP-backed Rajya Sabha candidate, media baron Subhash Chandra, has given troubled nights to the senior BJP leaders ‘housed in a beach resort’ near Jaipur as Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot claimed he had secured the support of […]

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Cabinet minister in the Dominican Republic killed in his office

Placeholder while loading article actions SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — The Dominican Republic’s minister of environment and natural resources — the son of a former president — was gunned down Monday in his office by a close friend, the president’s office said in a statement. . Authorities say Orlando Jorge Mera was shot dead by […]

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As COVID-19 cases surge in Maharashtra, legislature returning officer seeks EC advice on how to proceed

Rajya Sabha Poll: As COVID-19 Cases Rise in Maharashtra, Legislature Returning Officer Seeks EC Advice on Modalities | ANI In a significant move, amid rising COVID19 cases, the Returning Officer of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly (RO) on Monday sought the opinion of the Electoral Commission on new modalities or SOPs, if any. , on election […]

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June 6: Azoreans celebrate political and administrative autonomy – Azores

Published on June 06, 2022. This year, on June 6, the people of the Azores celebrate the “Day of the Azores” or “Dia da Região Autónoma dos Açores” [Day of the Autonomous Region of the Azores]a public holiday, observed throughout the archipelago, to honor “the affirmation of the identity of the Azorean people, their philosophy […]

Upper house

By dismissing Congress, Hemant Soren proved his political savvy

Jharkhand leader Mukti Morcha (JMM) has proven that politics is not just a family affair but also his own passion. TopicsPolitics | Hémant Soren | Jharkhand Few know that Jharkhand’s Chief Minister, Hemant Soren – a mechanical engineering dropout at Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi – loves cooking in his free time and […]

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Puerto Ricans speak out on political status of US territory

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hundreds of Puerto Ricans crammed into a convention center on Saturday where federal lawmakers held a public hearing to decide the future of the island’s political status as the U.S. territory struggles to recover from hurricanes, earthquakes and a deep economic crisis. crisis. One by one, dozens of people […]

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Bill banning pet stores from selling dogs, cats and rabbits passes New York legislature

A bill banning New York state pet stores from selling dogs, cats and rabbits has passed the state legislature and is awaiting the signature of Governor Kathy Hochul (D). The bill, which was passed by the legislature this week, is largely aimed at combating large-scale “puppy mill”-style breeding operations. However, the bill does not directly […]

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A look back at the last five years of Mélenchon’s opposition to the National Assembly

Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s far-left La France insoumise (LFI) party, which came third in the first round of the 2022 presidential election, has 17 deputies in the National Assembly since the 2017 legislative elections. noted not only for their ability to create buzz, but also for blocking certain government texts. On May 10, 2022, the Greens, the […]

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Five houses to renovate across Australia

The lure of buying a repairman is palpable for homebuyers for several reasons. First, those in need of renovation are generally less expensive than modern or renovated homes that share the same zip code. Therefore, a home that needs work could be that diamond in the rough that we have all dreamed of at one […]

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Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and his surgeon gene

Placeholder while loading article actions In the past 24 hours, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has made it harder for transgender people to get Medicaid support, canceled funding for a Tampa Bay Rays practice stadium due to the the team tweeted against gun violence and threatened the Special Olympics with a $27.5 million fine. on coronavirus […]

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Expensive Private Lawyers Defend Legislature’s Illegal Gerrymandering – New York Daily News

Another day, another op-ed on another fight in the courtroom to get New York State to uphold its Constitution. The ultimate law of the state – every word approved by the citizens by referendum – the Constitution matters more than anything the Senate, Assembly and Governor of the state does. All of Albany’s duties, power […]

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Promise After Promise for Owners of Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Layout

BDA ensures Committee on Petitions that the development work will be accelerated The Bangalore Development Authority (BDA) has once again assured the hopeful owners that the development work currently underway at Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Layout will be expedited. The BDA assured members on Thursday of Legislative Assembly Petitions Committee who visited the site to inspect the […]

Upper house

Seanad hears calls to stop imports of non-native bees

The threat of extinction facing the Irish honey bee will negatively affect biodiversity in Ireland unless the government introduces a ban on non-native bees, Seanad has heard. Legislation that would stop the import of non-native bees is currently making its way into the Oireachtas. Dozens of beekeepers demonstrated outside Leinster House today to urge politicians […]

Puerto rico government

Puerto Rico’s mayor and chief financial officer face corruption charges

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A judge on Wednesday found sufficient evidence to order the arrest of the mayor and chief financial officer of one of Puerto Rico‘s largest cities charged in a multimillion-dollar corruption case. José Guillermo Rodríguez, mayor of the western coastal town of Mayaguez, and its chief financial officer are accused […]

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The Legislature Accomplished Much | News, Sports, Jobs

When lawmakers wrapped up their deals for 2022, it was clear the Republican majority could celebrate a record characterized primarily as a success. Not only have major legislative changes been passed, but much of the ambitious agenda outlined by Governor Kim Reynolds in her State of the State message in January has been […]