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Koo launches voters’ guide to encourage people to vote and build public confidence in the electoral process

Microblogging platform Koo announced on Monday that it has published a multilingual guide to voter rights and responsibilities as part of efforts to empower new voters to make informed decisions in the upcoming legislative elections. The Koo Voter’s Guide focuses on the basic rights of the Indian voter as enshrined in the Constitution of India […]

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Taiwan’s 42.5% female legislature is record high, says GEC

Taiwan leads East Asian countries in gender equality in legislatures with the highest ratio of female to male lawmakers, the Gender Equality Committee (GEC) of the Executive Yuan in a statement. Women legislators in Taiwan accounted for 41.6% of the legislative yuan in 2020 and rose to 42.5% this month, when Democratic Progressive Party legislator […]

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Jagadish rules out early polls in the state – The New Indian Express

Through Express press service HYDERABAD: Energy Minister G Jagadish Reddy has ruled out the possibility of holding early polls in the state legislature. He said the Assembly polls would be held on schedule. Speaking to reporters in Nalgonda on Saturday, Jagadish Reddy blasted the Bharatiya Janata Party. He alleged that the Saffron Festival was 100 […]

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sabha: Ghatowar emerges as the best Congress candidate for the election of Rajya Sabha | Guwahati News

Guwahati: While the Opposition Congress is certain to win one of the two seats in the Rajya Sabha of Assam, whose election is due to take place in March, the former Union minister and leader of the Upper Assam tea community Paban Singh Ghatowar emerged as the main contender for the party.Ghatowar is the president […]

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Controversial Texas-style abortion law introduced in Arizona Legislature

Published on January 21, 2022 at 2:56 p.m. Gloria Gomez Arizona Mirror Dr. Gabrielle Goodrick has been a source of comfort for women facing unwanted pregnancies in the Phoenix area for over 25 years. But an attempt to replicate Texas’ sweeping new abortion law that allows citizens to control abortion restrictions could tie his hands. […]

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THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY DEBATE : The Tribune India

The summary of the debate on censorship in the Legislative Assembly now available to us, while it adds to the knowledge in several important respects, does not alter the impression made on the mind by the first report. We now know that although a substantial majority of members rejected the motions submitted to the Chamber, […]

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Coronavirus Morning News Brief – January 21: Effective booster shots to fight CDC Omicron findings and mandatory vaccinations in Austria

In breaking news, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the third dose, or booster dose, of vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech is 90% effective in preventing people infected with the omicron variant of the coronavirus to be hospitalized. In other news, we cover the rising Covid death toll, a law making Covid […]

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UPDATE: Legislature Overrides Congressional Veto on Redistricting

UPDATE ISSUED AT 7:20 PM WEDNESDAY JAN. 20, 2022 FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) — As expected, the Legislative Assembly on Thursday evening overruled the governor’s veto over congressional redistricting maps, sending them to the secretary of state. Governor Andy Beshear vetoed Senate Bill 3 (SB 3), a congressional redistricting bill late Wednesday night after the General […]

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BJP Uttarakhand list out – Khanduri’s daughter among 10 MPs dropped, singer Jubin’s dad in the running

Dehradun: The Uttarakhand BJP caused a stir on Thursday by releasing its first list of 59 candidates for the upcoming state assembly polls, omitting 10 incumbent female legislators, including women’s wing chairwoman Ritu Khanduri Bhushan, and nominating the ex-head of the women’s wing of the state Congress, Sarita Arya, who joined the BJP just three […]

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How politics destroyed an economic miracle

AW Maldonado, Boom and Bust in Puerto Rico: How Politics Destroyed an Economic Miracle. University of Notre Dame Press, August 2021. Price: US$35.00 | Length: 255 pages In 2016, Puerto Rico announced that it was bankrupt in this The New York Times described as “the greatest government financial collapse in United States history”. The amount […]

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Proposed Congressional map advances in PA Legislature as Wolf and key lawmakers prepare for court battle – Reuters

The governor and key lawmakers face a Jan. 30 deadline to complete Congress’ map or state courts will take over. Spotlight PA’s Kate Huangpu This article is part of a year-long reporting project focusing on redistricting and gerrymandering in Pennsylvania. It is made possible thanks to the support of PA projector members and Votebeat, a […]

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Trial for fraud in BC legislature and breach of trust set to begin next week

Former Clerk of the Legislative Assembly Craig James faces five counts of alleged abuse of power The criminal fraud and breach of trust trial of former B.C. Clerk of the Legislative Assembly Craig James will begin on Monday, following a pre-trial conference that paved the way for access from the public amid the widespread wave […]

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Judge approves deal to resolve Puerto Rico bankruptcy

MIAMI — Puerto Rico on Tuesday received approval from a federal judge to emerge from bankruptcy in the largest public sector debt restructuring deal in U.S. history, nearly five years after the financially troubled territory said it could not repay its creditors. Since Puerto Rico went bankrupt, its economic crisis has only been worsened by […]

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US Senate to Pass Federal Suffrage Legislation – SABC News

The United States Senate will pass federal voting rights legislation today that is likely to pass due to unanimous Republican opposition and Senate rules that require at least 60 votes for major legislation. The Upper House is evenly split 50-50, with Democrats in the majority due to the vote of Vice President Kamala Harris as […]

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FRIEDA OMASTA Obituary (1945 – 2022) – Vienna, DC

OMASTA Frieda Patricia (Hayes) Omasta Frieda Patricia (Hayes) Omasta, born April 8, 1945 in Greenfield, Massachusetts, daughter of the late Lillian E. Hayes (Morton) and the late Frederick J. Hayes; and sister of the late Gail Morton Hayes, passed away peacefully on Saturday January 15, 2022 from pancreatic cancer. Frieda grew up in So. Deerfield, […]

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Ron DeSantis map creates tension with legislature over redistricting process

Governor’s decision Ron DeSantis bureau to submit a redistricting proposal for Florida’s congressional map may be unprecedented. But what will lawmakers do with the proposal? Ryan Newman, General Counsel of the Governor’s Office, Unannounced submitted a card (P0079) for Florida’s 28 congressional districts. “We have legal issues with the congressional redistricting maps pending in the […]

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Live Announcements of Assembly Election 2022, 17th January 2022, Uttar Pradesh, Goa, Punjab, Uttarakhand (UK), Manipur, UP Election Seats News here

Arvind Kejriwal, National Leader of Aam Aadmi Party and Chief Minister of Delhi, campaigning in St Andre’s Assembly constituency in Goa on Saturday. (ANI) Separately, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Monday questioned FIR against him for breaching Covid-19 standards during a door-to-door campaign in Bahlopur district of Noida on Sunday. “Why was there no […]

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BJP’s Sanjeev Balyan meets with BKU leader, day after Tikait withdrew statement asking for support for RLD-SP alliance

BJP Lok Sabha MP Sanjeev Balyan met Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) Chairman Naresh Tikait at Sisauli village in Muzaffarnagar on Monday ahead of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections. Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) President Naresh Tikait had undergone a medical procedure a few days ago and Balyan had visited Sisoli to inquire about his health and welfare. […]

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10 things to know this morning in Australia

Darrian Traynor/Getty Images Good morning! Novak Djokovic has been sent off. The world’s number one male tennis player left the country overnight, hours after the full Federal Court bench ruled unanimously that Immigration Minister Alex Hawke was within his rights to leave the country. personally veto the star’s visa. Djokovic is “extremely disappointed” but respects […]

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Lawmakers should focus on the environment, education and taxes and leave aside divisive culture war issues.

Lawmakers should focus on our environment, education and taxes and leave aside divisive culture war issues. (Rick Bowmer | AP Photo) The Utah State Capitol is shown during the virtual special session of the Utah Legislature Thursday, April 16, 2020 in Salt Lake City. By the editorial board of the Salt Lake Tribune | January […]

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Will an auspicious number help contestants win? Well, the parties are hoping to cash in on “lucky number 7” in a seven-stage ballot

Lucknow: Some Uttar Pradesh politicians are making a big deal out of number 7 in the seven-phase assembly elections, saying the “auspicious” number will help them win. From invoking the constellation “Saptarishi” (Ursa Major), seven basic notes of Indian classical music, to “saat phere” (seven circumambulations) – parties give different reasons and logic for claiming […]

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Thousands demonstrate against France COVID vaccine pass | News on the coronavirus pandemic

Protesters have taken to the streets in cities across France to reject a law that would see the implementation of tougher restrictions for people not vaccinated against COVID-19, as parliament continues to debate the bill. Thousands of people took part in protests on Saturday, with a range of disparate political groups coming together. In the […]

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William L. Spence: Deal With It, Cupcake: Observations on the Idaho Legislature

By William L. Spence Lewiston Grandstand BOISE – Here at the beginning, consider the end. Because the end is near. The end is near. Maybe not this session or even the next, but it’s getting closer to the inevitability of time: the day a citizen legislator decides to retire. For Dean Mortimer, that day has […]

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Starting Wednesday, January 19, you can order rapid Covit-19 tests in Puerto Rico for delivery

Starting Wednesday, January 19, you can order rapid Covit-19 tests in Puerto Rico for delivery washington d.c. – The federal government has created a website from which you can request four rapid diagnostic tests free of charge. COVID-19[female[feminine To a house. The administration of President Joe Biden has said that COVIDtests.gov Will be processed on […]

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Uttarakhand Assembly Polls 2022: BJP Manifesto Expected to be Released by Jan 25; big announcements for women, young people expected | India News

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is expected to release its election manifesto for the Uttarakhand Assembly elections by January 25. According to party sources, public opinion at the polls in the assembly’s 70 constituencies has yet to be analysed. After one or two meetings, it will be finalized. This time, the party also […]

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Swain set to chair Assembly Appropriations Committee

Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin is expected to appoint Lisa Swain, a three-term Democrat from Bergen County, to chair the Assembly Appropriations Committee. Swain will replace John Burzichelli, who lost his re-election bid for an 11th term last November. The choice reflects a renewed relationship between the counties of Bergen and Middlesex. Swain was chosen by […]

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Covid News: NYC Mayor Evaluates Remote Learning Option

Novak Djokovic training at the Margaret Court Arena on Thursday.Credit…Mark Baker/Associated Press Novak Djokovic, the Serbian tennis star, had his visa revoked for a second time by Australian authorities on Friday, the dizzying latest volley in a never-ending drama over his refusal to be vaccinated against Covid-19. Australian Immigration Minister Alex Hawke said in a […]

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Group asks Tennessee Legislature for statewide flood plan

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) – A flood awareness group is asking state lawmakers to create a plan to prepare rural communities for future floods. The Rhe group, including members of Flood Ready Tennessee and the TN Renewable Energy & Economic Development Council (TREEDC), met with several elected officials on Thursday. They are calling for a statewide […]

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Live Announcements of Assembly Election 2022, 13th January 2022, Uttar Pradesh, Goa, Punjab, Uttarakhand (UK), Manipur, UP Election Seats News here

Live updates from the 2022 Assembly elections: The NCP announced its decision on Thursday to fight the UP polls with the Samajwadi party. “We decided to participate in the elections with the Samajwadi party in Uttar Pradesh. One seat has been announced and talks are underway for other seats. We will support the alliance that […]

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EDITORIAL: Imperial System Fixing Expert Panel Report Unlikely to Get Support

Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has submitted the report of an expert panel on imperial succession to the Speaker of the Lower House and the Speaker of the Upper House, even though the document leaves many stones unturned. It is highly doubtful whether the report can win widespread support among Japanese people now and in the […]

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Lincoln County and Town of Brookhaven send demands to Legislature – Daily Leader

The mayor of Brookhaven and the chairman of the Lincoln County Board of Supervisors said they have submitted their funding requests to the Legislature for the 2022 session. The area senator said as many needs will be met as possible , although statewide demands once again exceed available funds. Senator Jason Barrett (R, D39), of […]

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The Senate gives recommendations to the NA on the complementary finance bill

A view of the Senate during a sitting of the upper house. – APP / File ISLAMABAD: The Senate on Tuesday gave five recommendations on the finance bill ((additional) finance bill, 2021) to the National Assembly, requesting amendments to its various clauses. The recommendations were reported by the Standing Senate Committee on Finance, Revenue and […]

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Five potentially overlooked elements of the infrastructure bill

the Law on investment in infrastructure and employment (IIJA) – the $ 1.2 trillion package adopted late last year with bipartisan support – contained many big-ticket items that have made the headlines and raised hopes for major improvements in the country’s infrastructure. But behind these big programs, there were many, many, many small initiatives that […]

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British trans activists protest outside BBC against transphobic coverage

LONDON – One of the most difficult annual rituals for some members of the LGBTQ + community are probably the celebrations around Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, as many gay people have no families to return to their homes and , therefore, they can be very lonely. Understanding this dilemma, a group of soft-hearted gay […]

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State pushes home testing for sexually transmitted infections

It took a year for Vlad Carrillo to figure out how to get tested after moving to Bishop, Calif. In rural Inyo County. Sending a kit home by mail ensured confidentiality and helped Carrillo avoid the stigma of testing. (Vlad Carrillo / KHN / TNS) Rachel Bluth / Kaiser Health News SACRAMENTO – California has […]

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Iowa Legislature 2022: Focusing on the Common Good

Make the 2020 Iowa Legislative Session to find bipartisan solutions to the big problems Iowa faces. The Iowa Capitol is seen in Des Moines on Thursday, December 19, 2019 (Andy Abeyta / The Gazette) The 2022 Iowa legislative session opens Monday. And there is no reason the Republican-controlled House and Senate cannot pass bipartisan measures […]

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Frenzy to change name to deputy to court the electorate

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh): We say what’s in a name, but in Madhya Pradesh, the name says it all. All state policy revolves around renaming government buildings, train stations, bus stops, and universities in an attempt to woo the electorate. The wave of name changes began on November 15, the anniversary of the birth of tribal […]

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Kiwi Botica propels Castres to third place with Stade Français victory

Published on: 01.08.2022 – 19:16Amended: 01.08.2022 – 19:14 Paris (AFP) – New Zealander Ben Botica scored 12 points to send Castres to third place in the French Top 14 in Saturday’s 15-9 home win over Stade Français. Botica’s efforts took the five-time champions’ home winning record to 16 games, a streak dating back to December […]

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Puerto Rico: The Holiday Island with the Longest Christmas Season in the World, Part II, by Luis Martínez-Fernández

After nearly four centuries of colonial rule under Catholic Spain, in 1899 Puerto Rico became an American colony, a transition that opened the floodgates for efforts to “Americanize” the population, the most ambitious of which – and the United States. more disastrous – has been the temporary imposition of English as the language of school […]

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Colorado Legislature to Address Big Education Issues in 2022

Colorado lawmakers return Wednesday for the start of the 2022 legislative session in hopes of tackling long-standing educational challenges as well as new issues brought on by the pandemic. Money for kindergarten to grade 12 and higher education will be big topics, as usual, with advocates saying it’s high time the state made up for […]

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For the new majority in the Virginia House, masks and vaccines will be optional during the session

As Virginia lawmakers prepare to meet again in Richmond for the 2022 General Assembly session, an imminent question is how the process will play out amid a continuing wave of COVID-19. For Republicans in the House of Delegates, who won control of the chamber in the November election, the answer is as close to business […]

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Kyodo News Digest: January 7, 2022

Hachiko statue in Tokyo’s Shibuya district is covered in snow on January 6, 2022. (Kyodo) == Kyodo The following is the latest list of news highlights selected by Kyodo News. ———- Japan, US express concern over Chinese attempt to undermine rules-based order TOKYO – The Japanese and US foreign and defense chiefs on Friday expressed […]

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Puerto Rico bankruptcy judge dismisses allegations of credit union fraud

The Puerto Rican bankruptcy judge dismissed claims of nearly $ 1 billion that Puerto Rican credit unions had against the central government and institutions in Puerto Rico. Judge Laura Taylor Swain rendered her ruling in the last week of 2021 in a notice granting the defendants’ motion to dismiss in adversarial proceedings. The court ended […]

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Hood elected Speaker of the Rockland County Legislature

Of the Rockland County Legislature ROCKLAND COUNTY, NY – The Rockland County Legislature filled its leadership positions Tuesday night, electing Jay Hood Jr. as president and firing Aney Paul as vice president. Democrats elected Alden H. Wolfe as majority leader and Republicans elected Lon M. Hofstein as minority leader. Philip Soskin was appointed Deputy Majority […]

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Johor Unanimously Passes Undi18 Amendments, Allowing 18-Year-Olds to Vote and Stand in Future Elections | Malaysia

Datuk Hasni Mohammad addresses the Johor State Legislature at a special sitting in Kota Iskandar on January 6, 2022. – Photo courtesy of Johor Mentri Besar’s office ISKANDAR PUTERI, January 6 – Johor’s legislature today passed an amendment to the state’s constitution, lowering the eligibility of voters and candidates from 21 to 18. The Amendment […]

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Britain forgives all men convicted under landmark laws that criminalize homosexuality

By Rachel Savage LONDON, Jan. 4 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – British gay and bisexual men convicted of consensual same-sex relationships under now abolished laws may have their convictions struck from the public record, the government said on Tuesday. The announcement extends a program launched ten years ago which granted pardons to homosexual men convicted of […]

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Redistribution impasse sends 2 cards to the Legislative Assembly | New York State

The Independent State Redistribution Commission submitted dueling plans to both houses of the state legislature on Monday, without avoiding a partisan deadlock, as time is running out to redraw New York’s electoral lines. The state’s 10-member Independent Constituency Commission voted on Monday to send a pair of competing maps to draw new constituency lines to […]

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Illinois, another uplifting tale of great government | EDITORIAL

California isn’t the only progressive paradise experiencing a population exodus. The case of the blue budget basket known as Illinois is in an even worse state. Baby boomers love Illinois. Long courted by the promise of generous public retirement benefits, baby boomers have largely stayed behind in Illinois, helping to raise the state’s median age […]

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Tribal man lynched, body set on fire following illegal logging in Jharkhand | Latest India News

No arrests have been made so far. There were tensions in the village and additional police were deployed in the area. A tribal man was lynched and set on fire on Tuesday by a mob suspected of cutting down trees and stealing wood in a village in Simdega district (Jharkhand), police said. The victim was […]

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Stakeholders in Parliament hope public issues will be the center of attention rather than the political agenda in 2022

New Delhi: As Parliament is set to have a new building in 2022, Presidents Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha hope MPs will not see the legislature simply as an extension of politics and the new structure will see parliamentary democracy Indian shine in new greatness. 2021, which started on a low note with opposition parties […]

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International tax affairs to watch in 2022

By Natalie Olivo (Jan 3, 2022, 12:02 p.m. EST) – Courts will continue to wrestle this year with high-stakes cases brought by large U.S. multinationals that have accused federal tax authorities of overriding, with disputes, including including FedEx’s challenge to repatriation regulations and Facebook’s fight against multibillion-dollar adjustments to its tax bill. As the new […]

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California redistribution won’t change Democratic control

In summary The newly redesigned legislative and legislative constituencies will create a turnover in political offices, but the change in face will not change the balance of power in California. On the surface, California politics appear poised for a big upheaval in this election year, but appearances can be deceptive. The illusion of major change […]

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Major players in the Missouri legislature include Governor Parson, Senate leaders

Every institution has its drivers and agitators – those who set expectations, direct projects and decide programs. The state government of Missouri is no different. As the General Assembly prepares to meet on Wednesday for its 2022 legislative session, various factions and individuals will craft a broad agenda that includes abortion, education and other burning […]

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A single female MP in a 30-member panel examining the bill to raise the age of marriage for women

New Delhi: The parliamentary panel that will examine a bill to raise the legal age of marriage for women from 18 to 21 and present its recommendations has only one woman. According to Rajya Sabha’s website, the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Education, Women, Children, Youth and Sports, chaired by BJP Rajya Sabha member Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, […]

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Omicron Cases Rise ‘Through the Roof’ Towards Expected Peak of 1 Million Per Day | Public Service News

In Boston, the levels of coronavirus measured in sewage have more than quadrupled from the outbreak last winter. In Miami, more than a quarter of people test positive for COVID-19. And the San Francisco medical official estimates that, based on tests at his hospital, one in 12 people in the city with no symptoms of […]

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Cayuga County Legislature Votes Against Enforcement of NY Mask Mandate | Politics

Minutes after a change in party control went into effect in the Cayuga County Legislature, lawmakers on Saturday voted on their intention to reverse the county’s stance on implementing the order. wearing the state indoor mask. A vote on the issue came after the legislature also chose new leadership by making newly-elected Republican lawmaker David […]

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Bihar: All eyes are on polls in legislative council constituencies of 24 local authorities | Patna News

PATNA: With the end of the Panchayat Raj Institutions (PRI) elections in Bihar, all eyes are now on the upcoming elections in 24 local constituencies of the state legislative council, which are expected to be held in February-March. Sources said that the state’s electoral office recently sent a recommendation to the electoral commission to hold […]

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Colorado fire victims start new year monitoring destruction

SUPERIOR, Colorado (AP) – Hundreds of Colorado residents who expected to ring their doorbell in 2022 instead start the new year trying to scavenge what is left after a wind-ravaged wildfire ravaged the suburbs of Denver. Families forced to flee the flames with little warning returned to their neighborhoods on Friday to find a patchwork […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

Upper house

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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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 […]

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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 […]

Upper house

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 […]