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Will the government of Wisconsin be able to become functional again?

Politics has become so dysfunctional in Wisconsin that the legislature has begun to simply ignore the things people actually care about, in order to focus on wild conspiracies about how the election was stolen from Donald Trump. Whether it’s removing toxic chemicals from our drinking water, properly funding our schools, or dealing with a completely […]

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Designing a five-year plan for Goa

March 16, 2022 | 06:01 IST Designing a five-year plan for Goa For perhaps the first time, the Constitution of the Legislative Assembly is given greater prominence for the simple reason that there is no new government in place and therefore the new Chief Minister and Cabinet are not not in the limelight or in […]

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Louisiana governor vetoes congressional map approved by legislature – Ballotpedia News

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards (D) vetoed new boundaries for the state’s congressional districts on March 9. Edwards released a statement that read, in part, “I vetoed the Congressional map proposed by the Louisiana Legislative Assembly because it does not include a second majority African-American District, although black voters make up nearly one-third of Louisianans […]

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N. Biren Singh is sworn in as a member of the 12th Legislative Assembly of Manipur at the Assembly Hall of Imphal

N.Biren Singh is sworn in as a member of the 12th Legislative Assembly of Manipur at the Assembly Hall of Imphal. Let us know! 👂What type of content would you like to see from us this year? — HubSpot (@HubSpot) Senior BJP MP Sorokhaibam Rajen Singh was sworn in as interim Manipur Assembly Speaker on […]

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Legislation moving forward in the legislature would remove school lunch programs from the state Department of Education and move to Ag | Local News

Legislation advancing in the Oklahoma legislature would strip the Department of Education of authority over school lunches. While the author of the Senate bill said his interest was strictly in creating stronger connections between federally funded child nutrition programs and local sources of nutritious foods, the House author said pandemic concerns were also driving its […]

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Karnataka’s disgruntled MLC Ibrahim quits Congress after rout in Assembly polls

Karnataka MLC CM Ibrahim announced on Saturday that he is quitting the State Legislative Council as well as the Congress party after his poor performance in recent assembly elections held in five states. He is expected to join the Janata Dal (secular) he left years ago. A powerful leader of the state’s Muslim community, Ibrahim […]

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sad: Akalis left 3 seats, Bsp gets 1 | Chandigarh News

Chandigarh: The country’s second oldest political party – Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) – suffered its worst defeat in history winning just three assembly constituencies as the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) broom swept Punjab by winning 92 seats in the Punjab Legislative Assembly, which has 117 members.Not only did SAD chairman and Ferozepur MP Sukhbir Singh […]

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American Cancer Society Action Network: Wisconsin Legislature Prioritizes Cancer Prevention and Early Detection, But Misses Opportunity to Increase Access to Care

Madison, Wis. – March 9, 2022 – Wisconsin’s 2021-22 legislative session ended this week. This session was marked by important victories for cancer prevention and early detection, as well as battles against unwarranted efforts to create barriers to access to care. The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) commends the Legislative Assembly for […]

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Chief minister and hapless governor don’t trust each other: Bombay High Court on deadlock over MLC appointment

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday expressed its dissatisfaction with the ongoing tussle between Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari and orally remarked “that it is regrettable that the two most senior officials do not do not trust”. The court was referring to the standoff between the Chief Minister and the […]

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Two bills passed in both houses to postpone local polls until OBC quota is reinstated in Maharashtra

The Legislative Assembly and Legislative Council on Monday unanimously passed two bills, which would lay the groundwork for the postponement of local body elections in Maharashtra until the Other Backward Class Reservation (OBC) is reinstated . Pursuant to these bills, the State Election Commission (SEC) will now decide the election schedule for local and civic […]

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BJP will retain power in Manipur: Amit Shah

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday expressed confidence that the party will retain power in Manipur and added that the Central and State governments have worked together in harmony to end the differences between hills and valleys. BJP National Chairman Jagat Prakash Nadda and Home Minister Amit Shah held a joint press conference at the […]

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Maharashtra Assembly adjourned twice as MVA govt and BJP blame each other over OBC quota issue

On Friday, the MVA government and the opposition BJP blamed each other in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly for the Supreme Court’s rejection of the interim report of the state’s Backward Classes Commission, which recommended that a quota of 27% can be awarded to the community in local polls. in the state. Due to chants shouted […]

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Ukraine dominates discussions in Manitoba Legislative Assembly

The spring session of the Manitoba Legislative Assembly officially began Wednesday with the introduction of two new bills, but the specter of a Russian invasion of Ukraine was front and center. Members of the Legislative Assembly were united against a common enemy and in favor of democracy, but divided on how best to show it. […]

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Prime Minister Modi slams opposition for encouraging COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday slammed the opposition for encouraging reluctance to vaccinate for COVID-19 in the country and said the vaccination campaign had been carried out successfully despite several challenges. The Prime Minister, addressing a public meeting in Maharajganj today, said: “Those Indians who felt proud knowing that the vaccines were made in […]

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Yazzie/Martinez Lawyers Praise Legislature’s Education Measures But Still Awaiting State’s Plan | Education

New Mexico lawmakers this month approved measures that pump hundreds of millions of dollars into teacher pay raises to ease what the state’s Department of Public Education called a crisis. of the workforce of educators. The increases, a high priority for Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham during the recent legislative session, were also welcomed by attorneys […]

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Kayamkulam MP Prathibha expresses regret over FB post that criticized CPM leadership

Alappuzha: Kayamkulam MLA U Prathibha has expressed regret over a controversial social media post in which she criticized the CPM leadership alleging leniency towards those responsible for eroding votes in the constituency during the election of the Kerala Legislative Assembly in 2021. Earlier, CPM district secretary R Nazar revealed that an explanation was demanded from […]

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Legislature takes small steps in battle to control drug prices | News, Sports, Jobs

Anyone who does just about anything to reduce drug prices is on the right track, from our point of view. So when the Michigan Legislature passed Bill 4348, bipartisan legislation to reduce the cost of prescription drugs based on recommendations from Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s Prescription Drug Task Force, we were thrilled, and we […]

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COVID vaccine passport ban moves through Utah legislature

A bill to ban the use of vaccine passports by employers or governments has passed the House despite concerns that it takes an overly broad approach that could hamper future public health efforts. HB60 would essentially make vaccination status a protected class – similar to race, gender and religion – and prevent employers from requiring […]

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Fate of 624 candidates to be sealed as Rae Bareli, Lakhimpur, 57 other seats go to the polls tomorrow

lucknow | Jagran Press Office: Polling for the fourth phase of the crucial Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections in 2022 will take place on Wednesday as the curtains fell for yesterday’s intense election campaign. A total of 59 assembly segments spread across 9 districts of the state including Pilibhit, Lakhimpur Kheri, Sitapur, Hardoi, Unnao, Lucknow, Rae […]

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Anti-mandate protests return to New Brunswick Legislative Assembly as province enters Tier 1

Anti-warrant protesters gathered at various locations across New Brunswick on Saturday to travel for a second weekend of protests at the provincial legislature. The Irving Big Stop in Lincoln, New Brunswick, just outside Fredericton, was a gathering place for several groups before heading downtown from the capital. Unlike last weekend, no streets in the city […]

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PG courses will start at Garoth govt college from the next academic session

Garoth (Madhya Pradesh): Local students will soon be able to pursue higher education at Government College here, as PG courses will begin at the college with the start of the new academic term. Until now, local students had to enroll in colleges in Mandsaur and other places due to the lack of PG courses in […]

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Another effort to tax ‘extreme wealth’ in California is launched in the Legislature

Tesla CEO Elon Musk, the richest person in the world, moved his company’s headquarters from California to Texas, where taxes are lower. (Susan Walsh/Associated Press) A handful of Democrats in the state Legislature are pushing again for an ‘extreme wealth’ tax in California, a move they say could net the state billions in revenue by […]

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WA records highest ever daily COVID tally as Parliament faces virus scare

Western Australia has recorded 194 new local cases of COVID-19 as Parliament faces its first virus alert. Key points: Labor MP Terry Healy has been confirmed as a close contact He spent the last three days in Parliament WA State opposition called vaccination mandates ‘vindictive’ The new cases represent the highest daily tally in the […]

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LS Speaker to Address Bihar Assembly on Feb 17

LS Speaker to Address Bihar Assembly on Feb 17 February 15, 2022, 6:35 p.m. New Delhi, Feb 15 (UNI) Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla will address members of Bihar Assembly and Bihar Legislative Council on Feb 17, a statement said on Tuesday. “The LS Speaker will inaugurate an orientation program for members of Bihar Legislative […]

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Nearly $1.2 billion at risk for Arizona public schools if legislature fails to override cap | Education

SARA EDWARDS Cronkite News PHOENIX — Time is running out for state lawmakers to rescind a spending cap that would prohibit public school districts in Arizona from spending nearly $1.2 billion that has already been approved by the Legislature and budgeted. “This year it seems like it’s become a bit of a political football pitch,” […]

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ACT budget deficit $245 million lower than December quarter forecast | Canberra time

news, political act, The ACT budget deficit was more than $245.5 million lower than the December quarter forecast, as the territorial government reported strong economic activity leading to a faster-than-expected recovery. The overall net operating balance in the December quarter was a deficit of $218.8 million, lower than the projected year-to-date budget deficit of $464.3 […]

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New Mexico House finally sees the light on 175% interest rates | Legislature | New Mexico Legislative Session

Rarely have slick, wealthy lobbyists like Raymond Sanchez received such a terrible beating. For years, Sanchez has turned members of the New Mexico House of Representatives into toads for the storefront loan industry that charges a 175% annual interest rate. Every attempt to lower the rate ended in failure, usually because a mass of House […]

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Convoy of truckers and vaccine supporters clash during a protest at the Legislative Assembly

Saturday’s event was smaller than last weekend’s, with Victoria Police estimating the crowd at around 1,500 – well below the 5,000 who gathered a week ago. Reports of a second convoy of trucks to rival that of the previous weekend had not materialized at the Legislative Assembly by mid-afternoon on Saturday, but horns were honking […]

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Comments Requested on Provisional Province Status for GB – Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The Chief Minister of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB), Khalid Khurshid, has circulated among members of the GB Legislative Assembly and his cabinet a bill to amend the Constitution of Pakistan to grant “status of provisional province” to the strategically located region, asking them to submit their “feedback and views”, Dawn has learned. The Chief Minister wants […]

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SLET 2022 Postponed Due to Assembly Elections, Check New Exam Date

The State Level Eligibility Test (SLET) Commission, Assam (NE Region) has issued an important notice regarding the date of the SLET 2022 exam. State (SLET) has been postponed to March 2022, due to upcoming assembly elections. Previously, the state eligibility test was scheduled to take place on February 27, 2022. However, a clash between the […]

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Premier Horgan returns to legislature after cancer treatment

A smiling Premier, John Horgan, returned to the Legislative Assembly on Tuesday, his first public appearance since undergoing radiation therapy for throat cancer. He spent part of the day celebrating the Lunar New Year – the Year of the Tiger began on Tuesday – stepping out to pose for photos wearing a dragon-patterned jacket with […]

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Who will win the majority? Here’s what opinion polls say

Uttar Pradesh’s elections will be held in seven phases from February 10 to March 7 this year. The counting of votes will take place on March 10. Uttar Pradesh will see a total of 403 Legislative Assembly seats go to the polls. The total number of polling places in the state will be 1,74,351 and […]

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Navjot Sidhu says Congress workers will accept high command decision on face of Punjab CM

As the Congress leadership has begun discussions with party leaders and workers to choose its main ministerial face for Punjab ahead of the 2022 assembly elections, the state party leader, Navjot Singh Sidhu, said on Monday that the party would accept the final decision to be made by the High Command. Addressing a press conference, […]

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Mahagathbandhan on brink of split, RJD likely to challenge MLC polls on his own, Congress says he is capable of challenging on his own

NNA | Update: January 30, 2022 2:47 p.m. STI New Delhi [India]Jan 30 (ANI): Ahead of Bihar Legislative Council elections likely to be held in March-April this year, Congress’ Mahagathbandhan-Rashtriya Janata Dal is set to split as Tejashwi Yadav refused to contest the whole election, following which Congress declared the party capable of contesting all […]

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Mayors Jane Castor and Ken Welch discuss Rays Stadium, Florida Legislature

ST. PETERSBURG — Tampa Mayor Jane Castor and St. Petersburg Mayor Ken Welch are political allies — until it comes to the Tampa Bay Rays. Everyone believes that Major League Baseball belongs on their side of the bay. Naturally, they faced many questions about the stingray in the Suncoast Tiger Bay Club’s annual Mayors’ Forum […]

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Manipur MP Md Ashab Uddin resigns from assembly ahead of elections

MP Md Ashab Uddin had supported the BJP-led coalition government in Manipur since its formation after the 2017 parliamentary elections. IMPHAL: A month away from Manipur Assembly elections, Independent MP Md Ashab Uddin resigned from the Manipur Legislative Assembly on Friday. “MP Md Ashab Uddin who was elected from the 40-member assembly constituency of Jiribam […]

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Assam Cabinet bans ministers from announcing new programs without approval

The Assam government on Thursday banned all ministers, including Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, from announcing any new programs without prior clearance and taking into account the availability of financial resources. The decision not to announce new schemes to public programs was taken during a council of ministers chaired by Sarma. During official tours and […]

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MP asks for details of how RM5.3bn for Covid-19 was spent

The very congested parking lots of Sibu Hospital. In the background is the interim building which currently remains underutilized. SIBU (Jan 26): The Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) government owes the people an explanation on how it is spending the RM5.3 billion allocated to fight the Covid-19 pandemic, the MP for Sibu, Oscar Ling. According to […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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, […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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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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Decision on the pandemic bill expected Wednesday afternoon as debate on amendments continues

Dozens of Victorian ministers have endured a long night and a long morning as debate continues over the Andrews government’s pandemic bill, which is expected to be passed late Wednesday afternoon. Victorian-era Upper House ministers debated for more than half a day in Parliament over amendments to the Andrews government’s pandemic bill. Although the government […]

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Omicron COVID Variants Cases Rise, South African Travelers, Close Contacts Quarantined, NSW COVID Cases Rise, Victpria COVID Cases Rise, Scott Morrison Calls National Emergency Cabinet

The Victorian government negotiated a deal to get an additional vote on its pandemic bill in the last sitting week of the year. Upper House MP Rod Barton – of the Transport Matters Party – has been pushing the Andrews government to make significant concessions, with new amendments that will provide more oversight and appeal […]

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Johor Assembly rejects proposal to discuss JTPD membership

ISKANDAR PUTERI: Johor State Legislative Assembly (DUN) today rejected a proposal to discuss the involvement of opposition MPs as members of the District Development Action Committee (JTPD) . Johor Assembly Speaker Suhaizan Kaiat said a total of 28 state assembly members voted against the proposal, while 27 assembly members voted for, through by a two-minute […]

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GV Mavalankar – the man Nehru nicknamed the “father of Lok Sabha”

A portrait of GV Mavalankar. | Photo credit: Twitter / @ DrMohanYadav51 Text size: A- A + On the occasion of his 133rd birthday, ThePrint examines GV Mavalankar’s role as the first president of Lok Sabha. ohn May 15, 1952, at the first session of Lok Sabha, Jawaharlal Nehru faced a unique challenge. Have 17.32 […]

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AP government will now regulate movie ticket pricing, bill passed by Assembly

Amaravati: The Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Wednesday passed the AP Cinemas (Regulation) (Amendment) 2021 bill as well as the AP Motor Vehicles Taxation (Amendment) 2021 bill and four other bills that were introduced more early. Transport Minister Perni Venkataramaiah (Nani), who introduced the Cinema Bill on behalf of Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, […]

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East African bloc ministers propose to cut EALA membership

By MOSE HAVYARIMANA Regional ministers have proposed cutting the number of East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) members elected in each partner state from nine to five, as a budget crisis bites the bloc. The proposal comes after the 12th meeting of the Sector Council of Finance and Economic / Trade Ministers which started on Monday. […]

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End of the training program for APCS trainees

ITANAGAR, November 21: A two-day training program for Arunachal Pradesh Civil Service Batch 2020 (APCS) interns, led by the legislature, ended here on Sunday. Probationers learned about the legislature and its functions. OSD to the President, DK Singh, who had previously served as Lok Sabha’s secretariat co-secretary, provided training to the 54 probationers. A hands-on […]

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El Salvador – Creation of the General Directorate of Energy, Hydrocarbons and Mines

On October 26, 2021, the Legislative Assembly of El Salvador approved Legislative Decree No. 190, which contains the law on the establishment of the General Directorate of Energy, Hydrocarbons and Mines; the said decree was published in the Official Journal number 212, volume 433, dated November 8, 2021, and its validity will begin one year […]

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Idaho Legislature wasted money on resumed session

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other Opinion content offer perspectives on issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom journalists. Lawmakers shouldn’t be able to call back to Capitol Hill whenever they want. They proved it this week by wasting taxpayer money for three days. Kyle Green Statesman file […]

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President rejects “letter of resignation” from representative of Segama

The Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Sabah, Kadzim M Yahya, rejected an alleged letter signed by Mohamaddin Ketapi indicating that Mohamaddin resigned from his post as a member of the Assembly of Segama. Kadzim told a press conference in Kota Kinabalu yesterday that he received the letter from a law firm on November 1. […]

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Municipal elections: women outnumber men

Women voters outnumber male voters in the upcoming biennial elections to 25 Legislative Council seats in 20 local authority constituencies across the state. Of the 98,846 voters registered on the list, 51,474 are women and 47,368 are men. Most of the voters are those who were elected to the gram panchayats in the elections held […]

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Port: the legislator is on the right track to use inequalities to create political equality

Currently, each legislative constituency in the state elects a senator and two representatives for identical four-year terms. The plan developed by an interim redistribution committee, which was debated in the House today, includes subdivisions for House members in two legislative constituencies. District 9, which encompasses the Reservation of the Turtle Mountain, and District 4, which […]

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Govt. UDF blocks horns on Kozhikode KSRTC complex

Oppn. alleges corruption in rental contracts, Minister points to Chandy Govt. for poor construction The Congress-led opposition United Democratic Front (UDF) left the assembly on Tuesday, accusing the government of corruption by leasing the sprawling KSRTC shopping complex in Kozhikode to a builder at a price well below the market rate in force. Congressman T. […]

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Southern Gateway to Chennai, Tambaram is now a municipal corporation

Tambaram, the gateway to Chennai from southern Tamil Nadu, is now a municipal corporation and an ordinance has been issued to that effect, the state government in Chennai said Thursday. The move follows the recent announcement by Minister of Municipal Administration, KN Nehru to the Assembly, that the Municipality of Tambaram and the four neighboring […]

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Manitoba CP leadership race finalist challenges results

The finalist in the Progressive Conservative Party of Manitoba leadership race, Shelly Glover, is contesting the results of last weekend’s election. On October 30, Progressive Conservative Party (PC) Chairman Tom Wiebe announced that Heather Stefanson was the new party leader, as well as the province’s first female premier. She replaces Brian Pallister, who resigned as […]

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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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Mankotia seeks separate constituency for Panchari-Landar-Bhamag – Jammu Kashmir Latest news | Tourism

Balwant Singh Mankotia leading the protest for a separate constituency of the Assembly for Panchari-Landar-Bhamag. Excelsior correspondentUDHAMPUR, November 1: Reiterating the demand for a separate constituency for the Panchari-Landar-Bhamag region during its day-long tour of Galiote, Lander, Katti, Lattiyar, Kultiyar, Panchari and Meer Panchayats, the former congressman Balwant Singh Mankotia addressed protests to the Panchayat […]

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Salvadoran trade unionists call for an end to “massive” layoffs in the state

San Salvador, Oct. 31 (EFE) .- Various Salvadoran unions this Sunday demanded an end to the “massive” layoffs in the three state bodies and the alleged “threat” to their job stability by the government. At least 200 people gathered in El Salvador’s capital to march through some of its main streets to claim their rights […]

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Shiv Sena attacks BJP for central agency abuse | Bombay News

Continuing its attack on the Center over the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) cruise drug seizure case, the Shiv Sena criticized the central government on Tuesday, saying the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was acting as s ‘he owned central investigative agencies, but he should remember that in a democracy the owners change. Sena spokesman Samaana added […]

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Here’s how the Victorian government’s proposed pandemic laws will work and what the experts are saying

When it comes to the new pandemic laws proposed by Victoria, there are very different views. Victoria’s Health Minister Martin Foley insists the legislation “consolidates this Victorian Parliament and public health response as the most accountable, transparent and public health-driven system in the Commonwealth”. Others disagree. Victorian Opposition Leader Matthew Guy describes the proposed laws […]

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Augustyn and Basil compete to represent the 1st District of the Cayuga County Legislature | Politics

Starting in January, the 1st District of the Cayuga County Legislature will have a new representative. Cait Augustyn, a Democrat, and Fair Haven Mayor Jim Basile, a Republican, are in the running to succeed Tucker Whitman, a former speaker of the County Legislature. Borough 1 includes the towns of Sterling and Victory in northern Cayuga […]

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Demonstrate at the international border if violence is not controlled: Suvendu Adhikari to Bangladesh High Commissioner in Dy

A delegation led by Suvendu Adhikari met with the Deputy High Commissioner of Bangladesh in Kolkata about the vandalism of the ISKCON temple in Noakhali, Bangladesh and the multiple incidents of violence against Hindu minorities in the neighboring country. BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari (Photo: File) A delegation led by Suvendu Adhikari, Leader of the Opposition […]

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The week ahead: Mumbai gears up to reopen colleges and cinemas; ICC Men’s T20 World Cup kicks off | Latest India News

Mumbai On the back of zero Covid-19 deaths in Mumbai on Sunday, October 17, the city is gearing up for another round of unlocks this week – with colleges, universities, cinemas and auditoriums reopening after 18 months of inactivity physical. The worst-affected city in the country with 751,659 cumulative cases and 16,180 deaths has gradually […]

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Must take the path indicated by Lord Ram to ward off evil in society: CM Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Saturday that all must follow the path indicated by Lord Ram to alienate evil and bring harmony to society. According to a statement released by the office of the chief minister, Kejriwal was participating in the Sampurn Ramlila celebrations organized by the Speaker of the Delhi Legislative Assembly, […]

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Congress: Congress forms UP polling panels, PL Punia heads campaign committee | India News

NEW DELHI: Congress set up various panels on Friday for the next Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls, with the top party leader PL Punia appointed to head the crucial campaign committee. Party president Sonia Gandhi approved the proposal to set up an electoral campaign committee, an electoral strategy and planning committee, an election coordination committee, an […]

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Steve Norn’s public inquiry delayed by the outbreak of the legislature

An October 2019 archive photo of Steve Norn Sarah Pruys / Cabin Radio The investigation into whether Tu Nedhé-Wiilideh MP Steve Norn violated the MPs code of conduct has been delayed indefinitely by a Covid-19 outbreak in the NWT Legislative Assembly. The epidemic was announced Sunday by Dr Kami Kandola, responsible for public health in […]

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Long-awaited Official Recognition by the State of the Alaska Tribes in the Legislature | Alaska Native Quarterly

Check out the electronic edition of the summer issue of Alaska Native Quarterly magazine HERE A bill granting official recognition to the native tribes of Alaska is under consideration in the Legislative Assembly. House Bill 123, sponsored by Representative Tiffany Zulkosky, D-Bethel, is in the State Senate after being approved by the State House on […]

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Boris Johnson live news: Treasury urged support for energy crisis as No 10 backs Kwarteng amid talks

Kwasi Kwarteng did not “speak” of support for industry, minister says Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng today addressed a formal request to the Treasury for support to industries affected by high energy prices. He made the request on behalf of industries – such as manufacturing – that rely heavily on energy and would be negatively affected […]

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Dilip Ghosh recalls workers killed in election violence in Bengal

Former Bengal BJP President Dilip Ghosh said on Sunday that the Saffron Party and its activists who were murdered in post-election violence in West Bengal will be remembered even more during the Durga Puja festivities. The Medinipur constituency MP said his party would always stand by their family members. The top BJP leader pointed out […]

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Indian state of Karnataka bans online gambling with new law | Legal

A bill that makes all gambling illegal in the Indian state of Karnataka has been enacted, having been approved by the Legislative Assembly and the state governor. The bill, entitled Karnataka Police (Amendment) Bill 2021, was passed in the tenth session of the Fifteenth Legislative Assembly. It then received the assent of Governor Thawar Chand […]

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Norn’s audio admitting to breaking isolation played during hearing

An irritated Steve Norn attended the second day of the hearing regarding a complaint brought against him by his fellow MPs. After a day of lawyers arguing over whether the hearing should continue, Ron Barclay, the sole arbitrator overseeing the process, decided to continue on Tuesday morning. On Monday, it was revealed that Norn’s attorney, […]

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Ontario Legislature kicks off new session with throne speech, setting new agenda

TORONTO – The Legislative Assembly of Ontario meets again this morning for the first time since the beginning of June with a new session and a Speech from the Throne. The speech gives Premier Doug Ford the opportunity to present a renewed agenda, albeit delivered by the Lieutenant Governor. Elizabeth Dowdeswell. The legislature was slated […]

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Troika statement on the anniversary of the Juba Peace Agreement, October 3, 2021 – Sudan

The United States, United Kingdom and Norway (the Troika) congratulate the Sudanese as they celebrate the first anniversary of the signing of the Juba Peace Agreement (JPA) on October 3, 2020. This historic agreement responds to the appeals of the Sudanese people for freedom. , peace and justice, especially from those affected by conflict across […]

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Oxley member Melinda Pavey names NSW Nationals leader after John Barliaro resigns

The NSW Nationals will meet to elect a new leader on Wednesday following the resignation of John Barilaro, with Water Minister Melinda Pavey confirming his candidacy. Melinda Pavey has been appointed head of the New South Wales Nationals following the resignation of John Barilaro, who would also see her become the state’s new Deputy Prime […]

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As fiscal woes continue, Alaska’s special legislative sessions aren’t so special anymore

A sculpture of a bear holding a salmon stands in front of the Alaska State Capitol, left, and the Dimond Courthouse on Monday, September 13, 2021 in Juneau. The sculpture, titled “Windfall Fisherman,” celebrates the first 25 years of the state of Alaska. (Loren Holmes / DNA) JUNEAU – On Monday, the Alaska Legislature begins […]

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Tanzania: Ole Nasha is buried, as PM praises his legacy

PREMIER Kassim Majaliwa yesterday led mourners to the funeral of former Ngorongoro MP and Deputy Prime Minister-Investment Cabinet Minister William Ole Nasha, who died on Monday evening last week after succumbing to the blood pressure. Mr. Majaliwa, who represented President Samia Suluhu Hassan, called on the residents of Ngorongoro to honor the legacy left by […]

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County legislature lukewarm over proposal to officially oppose vaccination warrants

FONDA – The Montgomery County Legislature had mixed reactions this week to the introduction of a resolution by Montgomery County Executive Matthew Ossenfort proposing that the county formally oppose COVID-19 vaccine mandates . The resolution was presented to the Legislature at Tuesday’s meeting for consideration. Ossenfort said the resolution focuses primarily on the pending federal […]

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MPs Should Vote To Require Vaccinations Inside The Legislative Assembly Chamber: Speaker

Breadcrumb Links Politics Local News Questions about the immunization status of members of the legislature come as the NDP pushes for vaccine rules in the building, calls on Prime Minister Jason Kenney to kick unvaccinated MPs from his caucus Author of the article: Ashley Joannou Release date : 01 Oct 2021 • 53 minutes ago […]

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Women who participate in direct polls face restrictions

ISLAMABAD: Limited political exposure, gender biases in male-dominated political parties, and discrimination in providing development funds were among the main reasons that prevented women from constituting their geographic constituencies to participate in direct elections. This was noted here during a workshop, during which leaders of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Provincial Assembly (PAKP) and Gilgit Baltistan Legislative […]

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Legislature’s plan to fund medical marijuana program raises “serious concerns” from MSDH

Mississippi’s top doctor has “serious concerns” about the Legislature’s plan to fund a medical marijuana program. State health official Dr Thomas Dobbs said on Tuesday that the role of the state health department in the proposed program would cost millions of dollars a year, which could reduce care for the necessities provided by the department. […]

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FOMB agrees on higher threshold for pension cuts | Politics

The Supervisory and Financial Management Board of Puerto Rico (FOMB) conceded an important point in the negotiations for the approval of the central government adjustment plan: to reduce the number of government retirees who would benefit from a reduction in their pensions. “After long discussions with the [island’s] elected officers, the Supervisory Board is prepared […]

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By-elections in two Assembly constituencies in Karnataka to be held on October 30

In a press release issued on September 28, the Election Commission of India (ECI) provided the by-election schedule to three parliamentary constituencies and 30 Legislative Assembly constituencies across the country. Among these, by-elections for two Assembly constituencies in Karnataka, Sindgi and Hangal, will take place on October 30 and the count will take place on […]

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Second UCP MP publicly denounces Jason Kenney’s leadership

A second UCP caucus member publicly questions the leadership of Prime Minister Jason Kenney. Angela Pitt, MP for Airdrie-East, was questioned by a reporter at an independent press conference on Tuesday whether she had confidence in Kenney’s leadership of the United Conservative Party. “The answer to that question is no, I don’t. And I don’t […]

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Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns as Punjab congressman: the Tribune India

Tribune press serviceChandigarh, September 28 Punjabi Congressman Navjot Sigh Sidhu on Tuesday announced his resignation from his post. He posted his resignation letter to Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Twitter. Punjab CM Channi Defends AG Appointment, Says Each Lawyer Treats Different Cases With Professionalism “The collapse of a man’s character comes from the corner of […]

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Cayuga County Legislative Candidates Debates Begin This Week | State and regional

Cayuga County Legislative Assembly District 12 candidates Tricia Ottley Kerr and Thomas Adessa answer questions during a 2019 televised forum at Cayuga Community College. Kevin Rivoli, The Citizen Citizen staff Candidates for two of the six races contested in the Cayuga County Legislature in 2021 are expected to participate in televised forums this week hosted […]

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Resigned to consolidate the “fragmented” Congress -TMC, YSRCP, NCP to face the BJP: Faleiro

ANI | Update: Sep 27, 2021 7:37 PM STI Panaji (Goa) [India]September 27 (ANI): Former Goan Chief Minister Luizinho Faleiro said on Monday there was a need to unify all fragments of the Congress party, including Mamata’s TMC, Jagan Mohan’s YSRCP Reddy and Sharad Pawar’s NCP to fight the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the […]

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Punjab: 15 ministers, 7 new faces: the new Punjab cabinet CM Channi | India News

NEW DELHI: Fifteen congressmen were sworn in on Sunday as ministers to Raj Bhavan in the office of Punjab chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi. The Cabinet expansion comes months ahead of state assembly polls. Punjab governor Banwarilal Purohit has sworn in lawmakers. Hours before the cabinet was enlarged, a group of ministers from the previous […]