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Winners, losers in the Legislative Redistribution Plan – Sentinel and Enterprise

Which local lawmakers won or lost in the new state legislative districts proposed by the House and Senate, and what does this mean for voters in North Central Mass., And the Nashoba and Merrimack valleys? The US Constitution requires states to redesign congressional constituencies every ten years to accommodate population changes. These numbers also guide […]

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Unofficial 2021 General Election Results Announced – Oswego County Today

Image provided by FutUndBeidl via Flickr. OSWEGO COUNTY – The Oswego County Electoral Council has released the unofficial results of this year’s general election. Please note that these results are subject to change due to postal voting. Town of Fulton: Common Council, Ward 1 – Daniel T. Farfaglia (DEM, WOR) with 175 votes. Opponent Steve […]

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Independent redistribution commission presents cards to Utah legislature

SALT LAKE CITY – The commission created by the voters to draw the political boundaries of the state congress, legislature and school board has finally presented its maps to the Utah state legislature. But lawmakers don’t have to accept them, and the chair of the legislature’s own redistribution committee has suggested one of the cards […]

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Texas Legislature awards TTUHSC over $ 78 million for capital construction assistance projects | KLBK | KAMC

(Photo provided by Texas Tech University) LUBBOCK, Texas (press release) – The following is a press release from the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center: The Texas legislature recently authorized $ 3 billion for capital construction assistance projects at state colleges and universities through Senate Bill 52. This includes more than $ 78.6 million for […]

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Massachusetts Legislature Ranks Most Liberals Nationwide, According to Conservative Groups

Massachusetts lawmakers are the most liberal in the country. At least that’s what two national conservative organizations, the American Conservative Union Foundation and the Conservative Political Action Conference, say in an analysis released Thursday. Only 16% of votes cast by Massachusetts state lawmakers in 2020 aligned with conservative positions on issues such as raising corporate […]

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Frontline Worker Compensation Panel Blockages, Sends Plans to Divided Legislature to Solve – Twin Cities

A task force failed to allocate $ 250 million for frontline workers in Minnesota who remained at work during the pandemic and sent two proposals to the politically divided legislature. The frontline worker compensation task force has held meetings for months and heard from dozens of workers deemed essential during the pandemic before closing their […]