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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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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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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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Ex-Pune cop Rashmi Shukla has been indicted for ‘illegal tapping’ of Nana Patole’s phone

An offense has been filed against IPS officer Rashmi Shukla at Bundgarden police station in the city of Pune in relation to the alleged illegal wiretapping of State Congress Speaker Nana Patole during the tenure of the previous led government by the BJP in Maharashtra. Last year, Patole claimed in the state legislature that his […]

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‘install the Ashokan pillar symbol during assembly’ | Patna News

Patna: Opposition RJD criticized state government on Wednesday for using Swastika symbol instead of Ashoka Chakra on proposed ‘Shatabdi stambh’ pillar to be installed near main gate of Bihar Vidhan premises Sabha to mark the centenary celebration of the state legislature building. Addressing a press conference, RJD National General Secretary Shyam Rajak and State General […]

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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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MEDIA ADVISORY: Equality Florida to Call Press Conference to Condemn Censorship and Surveillance State Legislative Agenda | News

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 14, 2022– Equality Florida, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, and the Human Rights Campaign will hold a press conference at the Florida Capitol on Tuesday, February 15 at 9:30 a.m. to discuss a list of bills pending in the Florida Legislature, including including the “Don’t Say Gay” bill. The event comes as national outrage […]

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Michael Lobo, a former two-time BJP MP, eyes a hat-trick in Goa elections, this time with Congress | Latest India News

Calangute (Goa): Michael Lobo, a former minister in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government of Goa, is eyeing a hat-trick of wins in Calangute, a constituency often seen as the mainstay of tourism in the coastal state, which will go to the polls on February 14. However, unlike his previous two victories for the saffron […]

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BJP MP battling for Saffron Party’s Bihar CM post for past 2.5 years – The New Indian Express

Express press service PATNA: BJP MP Chhedi Paswan courted further controversy on Monday when he pleaded for the post of chief minister of Bihar’s saffron party for the remaining two and a half years of NDA rule. In an interview with a private news channel in New Delhi, Paswan, who represents Sasaram Lok Sabha headquarters […]

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

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

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

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

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Eric Adams wants to sell you Bitcoin

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

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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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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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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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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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The special session of the Arkansas legislature begins on Tuesday

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

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NC governor and legislature let retired state workers down

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

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

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

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

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

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Winter session of the state legislature starting today | Patna News

PATNA: The five-day winter session of the state legislature will begin on Monday, when the ruling and opposition benches are likely to be on their guard in the state assembly and the legislative council, as the latter would raise questions that could make the session stormy, observers feel. Government business to be discussed during the […]

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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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The parliamentary year is over. How has the McGowan government used its total control?

When Labor took full control of the WA parliament in a landmark election this year, warnings from the opposition did not bode well. It would be “dangerous for the future of our state,” said former opposition leader Zak Kirkup. So how did the first year of an extraordinary parliament inundated with Labor MPs go? It’s […]

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Only legislative session discussed during the meeting of Anil Deshmukh: Sachin Waze at the panel | Bombay News

MUMBAI: In a denial that no discussion of the mobilization of Rs 100 crore had taken place, Deputy Police Inspector Sachin Waze said Thursday before Judge KU Chandiwal’s commission that there had been discussions exclusively on the undertaken before the state legislature in a meeting called on February 21 by then-Interior Minister Anil Deshmukh, which […]

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“The business of the legislature, not the Rs 100 crore, discussed during the meeting of Deshmukh” | India News

MUMBAI: In a denial that no discussion of the mobilization of Rs 100 crore had taken place, Deputy Police Inspector Sachin Waze said Thursday before Judge KU Chandiwal’s commission that there had been discussions exclusively on the undertaken before the state legislature in a meeting called on February 21 by then-Interior Minister Anil Deshmukh, which […]

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After BN wins Melaka, Zahid announced he would enact anti-jump law to protect future state governments from instability | Malaysia

Barisan Nasional leaders pose for the cameras after the coalition was declared the winner of the Melaka state election in Ayer Keroh on November 20, 2021. – Photo by Ahmad Zamzahuri KUALA LUMPUR, November 20 – The Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition, which won 21 of 28 seats in the Melaka election tonight, intends to enact […]

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Thousands of people take to the streets of Australia amid COVID-19 measures and hits | Coronavirus pandemic News

Several thousand people took to the streets of Australia on Saturday to protest against COVID-19 vaccination warrants, as smaller crowds gathered to support measures that have elevated the country to one of the most vaccinated in the world. world. Almost 85% of Australians aged 16 and over were fully vaccinated against the coronavirus as of […]

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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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Liberal MPs mingle with protesters making death threats on the steps of Parliament

The government announced on Monday evening that it would amend the bill which had drawn strong criticism from lawyers and human rights activists for its overbreadth. However, the amendments did not satisfy civil society opponents or quell the anger of protesters. Tuesday’s crowd included many ordinary Victorians concerned about vaccination warrants and other pieces of […]

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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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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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Victorian lawyers demand end to confidentiality agreements in sexual harassment cases

While contracts can protect a company’s commercial interests, keep cases out of court, and provide anonymity to plaintiffs and accused perpetrators, agreements can have perverse effects. Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, for example, bought the silence of the women he was accused of assaulting, using confidentiality clauses that prevented his conduct from being revealed. As […]

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Utah Legislature Could Pass Cyber ​​Security and Data Privacy Bills

SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah state legislature will consider bills to strengthen data privacy and information security during the 2022 session. “There are billions of attacks a day against our state government, against our universities,” said Representative Stephen Handy, R-Layton. He is sponsoring a bill that would create a statewide cybersecurity task force to […]

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Western Australia plans to make COVID-19 vaccine mandatory for teachers

School teachers could be the next target group for mandatory coronavirus vaccinations in Western Australia in a bid to accelerate the state’s rollout. Education Minister Sue Ellery said the idea was being considered by the state government amid concerns over the highly infectious Delta strain. “In Victoria and New South Wales, they’ve imposed it, and […]

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Melaka: Norhizam says to return official car, government property | Malaysia

Members of Melaka Exco have been urged to remove state property. – Photo by Bernama MELAKA, October 9 – Former Melaka State Executive Council (Exco) member Datuk Norhizam Hassan Baktee has been asked to return all government property, including the official car entrusted to him. Melaka State Secretary Datuk TS Kamel Mohamed said Norhizam would […]

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Government presents rehabilitation plan for residents of flood-affected areas | Latest India News

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said on Wednesday that the government was working on a rehabilitation program for people living in flood-affected areas of the city. Speaking to reporters in Bangalore, Bommai also said that a task force has also been set up to repair potholes in the city. “There are at least two or […]

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Resign if you can’t represent people in your constituency, Satheesan told Kerala MPP Anwar – The New Indian Express

Through Express news service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: It would be good if Nilambur MP PB Anwar resigned because he skipped Assembly sessions for no reason, said opposition leader VD Satheeshan. Speaking to the media, Satheeshan said: “If an elected MP is unable to represent the constituents of the constituency in the assembly and stays away from the […]

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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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Racial Education Bills Gain Strong Legislature Turnout, Most Urgent Opposition

The two bills that would change the way racial issues are taught in schools appeared this week before an Ohio House committee, and the overwhelming majority of citizen speakers wanted the proposed legislation to be removed. Bills 322 and 327 were submitted to the committee for consideration on Wednesday, and Republicans amended HB 322 to […]

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Demolition of K’taka temple: BJP will face oppn heat in assembly today

Bangalore, September 21 Even though the BJP in Karnataka tabled the Karnataka Religious Structures (Protection) Bill 2021 in the Legislature, the issue of temple demolition is expected to dominate Tuesday’s session. Congress is ready to launch an attack on the BJP, questioning its commitment to protect the temples. Congress attacked the government for rising inflation […]

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EC launches lifeline at Mamata Banerjee

The Election Commission on Saturday launched a lifeline to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and announced the voting schedule in Bhabanipur, giving Trinamool Congress the opportunity to be elected to the Legislative Assembly of the ‘State. Voting for the by-election in the Bhabanipur Assembly constituency of West Bengal will take place on September 30. […]

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Higdon: court ruling creates opportunity for governor and legislature to cooperate

By JIMMY HIGDON14th District State Senator Saturday 28 August 2021 – Kentucky has been in a perpetual state of emergency since March 6, 2020. Since the onset of the global pandemic, the voice of the representative branch of state government, the Kentucky General Assembly, has not always been heard regarding the state’s response to COVID-19. […]

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City Hall calendar could restrict public contribution to KS redistribution

In May, the Kansas legislature appeared poised to delay a series of city halls on redistribution until the US Census Bureau released new demographics. While there has been some disagreement over whether to delay, the Senate leader of the redistribution effort, Senate Deputy Speaker Rick Wilborn, said he heard the public and answered questions about […]

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Kill Zombie PELs: Tamworth MP Kevin Anderson Maintains Calls for Zombie PEL Canning | Canberra weather

news, latest news, ONE NSW Minister has doubled down on his calls to extinguish expired mining licenses in his electorate. Tamworth MP Kevin Anderson backed his calls in January this year for the state government to “crush” zombie oil exploration (PEL) licenses, at least in his electorate. “This is still my 100% position,” Anderson told […]

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Maharashtra: Activists ignite as bldrs named in duck land fraud action | Bombay News

This Ulwe plot belonged to the Khan Bahadur Hormasji Maneckji Bhiwandiwala trust Navi Mumbai: In 2011, the state government formed a three-member investigative committee to investigate the fraudulent conversion of land owned by Sir Mohammed Yusuf Trust, Mumbai (645 acres), Khan Bahadur Hormasji Maneckji Bhiwandiwala ( KBHMB) Trust, Mumbai (2,000 acres in 18 villages) and […]

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MPSC vacancies to be filled by the end of July, accelerated recruitment process: Dy CM

Maharashtra Civil Service Commission (MPSC) vacancies will be filled by July 31 and the commission’s recruitment process will be expedited to do justice to the candidates, Chief Deputy Minister Ajit Pawar said on Monday. before the state legislature. The MPSC plays an important role in state government reviews and interviews for staff recruitment. Four posts […]