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New Zimbabwe
Sanctions: myths, denial and exaggerationand EU have both placed a variety of measures against Zimbabwe over the past 15
Sanctions: myths, denial and exaggeration
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
and EU have both placed a variety of measures against Zimbabwe over the past 15 years. Broadly, the sanctions cut direct budgetary support to the government and companies in which it has an interest, barred ZANU-PF leaders from travelling to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economy Is in Recession, Will Turn the Corner By Septemberoil earning arising from militancy in the Niger Delta. Lawal restated the clai
Economy Is in Recession, Will Turn the Corner By September
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
oil earning arising from militancy in the Niger Delta. Lawal restated the claim when he appeared before the Joint Senate Committee on Ethics, Finance and Appropriation, saying the federal government lacked the resources to implement the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
NHS heavily criticised for lack of ambition to reduce bed-blockingpointed to hospitals where staff have access to GP patient records as places wh
NHS heavily criticised for lack of ambition to reduce bed-blocking
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
pointed to hospitals where staff have access to GP patient records as places where speedy discharge often works well. The committee also suggested that the official figures for the number of bed days lost due to the delayed transfer of care could... Read more
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The Valley Chronicle
$200k salaries hits all-time highpolicy decision made by our current city council to maintain its fire departmen
$200k salaries hits all-time high
The Valley Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
policy decision made by our current city council to maintain its fire department was and is towards this discussion, local control. "Equally important to this discussion, despite these setbacks, are the men and women of the Hemet Fire Department... Read more
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Orange County Register
Forcing Congress to keep its spending promisesrun Congress. So what can fiscal conservatives do to break this cycle of fiscal
Forcing Congress to keep its spending promises
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
run Congress. So what can fiscal conservatives do to break this cycle of fiscal dysfunction? Protecting the 2011 Budget Control Act and its spending controls should be priority one for the hundreds of lawmakers who profess to want responsible... Read more
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The Hindu
Green signal for setting up Sagarmala Development Companysector participation and put in place suitable risk management measures for str
Green signal for setting up Sagarmala Development Company
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
sector participation and put in place suitable risk management measures for strategic projects. Under the administrative control of the Shipping Ministry, it will also be responsible for obtaining the required approvals and clearances for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mashaba - Billions of Rand Lost Under Tau's Administrationagency Ratings Afrika scored the City of Johannesburg 37 out of 100. This low r
Mashaba - Billions of Rand Lost Under Tau's Administration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
agency Ratings Afrika scored the City of Johannesburg 37 out of 100. This low rating was because of deficiencies in its budgetary practices and financial discipline. By contrast, the DA-led City of Cape Town scored 75 - the highest out of all... Read more
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The Hill
First major opioids bill heads to Obamapolicy requiring health plans to cover elective abortions. Anti-abortion groups
First major opioids bill heads to Obama
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
policy requiring health plans to cover elective abortions. Anti-abortion groups say California's policy violates decade-old budgetary language known as the Weldon Amendment, which offers protection to healthcare providers opposed to abortion because... Read more
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NJ.com
Christie gives himself more power to slash millions in N.J. municipal aidthe state submit a certified checklist to the state acknowledging that they com
Christie gives himself more power to slash millions in N.J. municipal aid
NJ.com / Posted 16 days ago
the state submit a certified checklist to the state acknowledging that they complied with certain management, personnel, budgetary and financial practices. Last year, they were asked 50 questions, including whether they eliminated employee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Self-Centered Legislators - Do They Know That Our Economy Is At Rock Bottom?The Senate has been busy passing a Financial Autonomy Act dictating that the Le
Self-Centered Legislators - Do They Know That Our Economy Is At Rock Bottom?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
The Senate has been busy passing a Financial Autonomy Act dictating that the Legislature be given full control of any budgetary allocation for itself. But never once in the entire discussion was any mention of where the money would come from at this... Read more
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Roll Call
Republicans Shocked White House Won't Bite on Zika Fundingtasks. They blame Republicans for scuttling a Senate compromise last week, by
Republicans Shocked White House Won't Bite on Zika Funding
Roll Call / Posted 19 days ago
tasks. They blame Republicans for scuttling a Senate compromise last week, by inserting policy riders dealing with birth control and changing language in an unrelated part of the package concerning the flying of the Confederate flag. Several... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Republicans are shocked about Zika fund amounthad been set up near the location of a confirmed Zika virus infection. On Thurs
Republicans are shocked about Zika fund amount
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 19 days ago
had been set up near the location of a confirmed Zika virus infection. On Thursday, June 16, 2016, thhe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that three babies with birth defects caused by Zika have been born in the U.S. Birth defects... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Republicans are shocked about Zika fund amounttasks. They blame Republicans for scuttling a Senate compromise last week, by
Republicans are shocked about Zika fund amount
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 19 days ago
tasks. They blame Republicans for scuttling a Senate compromise last week, by inserting policy riders dealing with birth control and changing language in an unrelated part of the package concerning the flying of the Confederate flag. Several... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
City Municipal Bills Set to Increaseamenities, as the City of Windhoek scrambles to keep up with the escalating cos
City Municipal Bills Set to Increase
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
amenities, as the City of Windhoek scrambles to keep up with the escalating cost of providing services and to make up for a budgetary shortfall of N$125 million. This comes after the City of Windhoek tabled a budget of N$3.79 billion for this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Decentralization Policy Was Killed in 10 Yearslocal governments in the 2016/17 financial year fell by one percentage point fr
How Decentralization Policy Was Killed in 10 Years
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
local governments in the 2016/17 financial year fell by one percentage point from last year's 13 percent. Of the 12 percent budgetary allocations to the districts, about 80 percent is tied to staff salaries, leaving the districts with a paltry 20... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
Hintzke to seek re-election to Pleasanton school boarda position she also held in 2014. While on the board, she has lobbied for great
Hintzke to seek re-election to Pleasanton school board
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
a position she also held in 2014. While on the board, she has lobbied for greater district transparency, tight financial control, a higher level of executive staff accountability, increased public and student involvement in district decisions,... Read more
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Times of Malta
Leo Brincat silent ahead of grilling, MEP raises concernsahead of Monday’s grilling on his suitability for the role. Mr Brincat will fa
Leo Brincat silent ahead of grilling, MEP raises concerns
Times of Malta / Posted 1 months ago
ahead of Monday’s grilling on his suitability for the role. Mr Brincat will face questions from MEPs forming part of the budgetary committee about his background and qualifications for the role. Contacted, Mr Casa, who is the PN’s head of... Read more

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