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KMGH 7 Denver
Judge orders Secretary Williams to delay ballot certification requested by Senate candidatesat the Republican state assembly April 9, enough to knock out the other candida
Judge orders Secretary Williams to delay ballot certification requested by Senate candidates
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 10 hours ago
at the Republican state assembly April 9, enough to knock out the other candidates seeking that office through the assembly route. The incumbent, Sen. Michael Bennet, was nominated at the Democratic assembly April 16 and is unopposed in his pri... Read more
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Daily Journal
Casinos call for vote on Atlantic City aid, takeover billshelp the casinos and let the state take over the city’s finances. The Casino A
Casinos call for vote on Atlantic City aid, takeover bills
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
help the casinos and let the state take over the city’s finances. The Casino Association of New Jersey on Friday called on Democratic Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto to post his version of an Atlantic City aid package, one of two competing measures... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Casinos say they are at 'edge of abyss;' call for vote on AC aid, takeover billshelp the casinos and let the state take over the city's finances. The Casino A
Casinos say they are at 'edge of abyss;' call for vote on AC aid, takeover bills
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
help the casinos and let the state take over the city's finances. The Casino Association of New Jersey on Friday called on Democratic Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto to post his version of an Atlantic City aid package, one of two competing measures... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mangoma Says Opposition Parties Finding Each Other, Pact Imminentattract new investment and capital". The parties included Marcelina Chikasha's
Mangoma Says Opposition Parties Finding Each Other, Pact Imminent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
attract new investment and capital". The parties included Marcelina Chikasha's African Democratic Party, Gilbert Dzikiti's Democratic Assembly for Restoration and Empowerment (DARE), Simba Makoni's Mavambo/Kusile as well as the two MDC formations... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Opposition ready for unity, Mangomaattract new investment and capital”. The parties included Marcelina Chikasha’s
Opposition ready for unity, Mangoma
New Zimbabwe / Posted 10 days ago
attract new investment and capital”. The parties included Marcelina Chikasha’s African Democratic Party, Gilbert Dzikiti’s Democratic Assembly for Restoration and Empowerment (DARE), Simba Makoni’s Mavambo/Kusile as well as the two MDC formations... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
DA to raise Rhodes rapes in ParliamentThe Democratic Assembly on Wednesday said it would be submitting questions to t
DA to raise Rhodes rapes in Parliament
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 days ago
The Democratic Assembly on Wednesday said it would be submitting questions to the National Asasembly “on the resourcing and capacity of the Grahamstown SAPS…to address claims of sexual assault”. The party’s Zakhele Mbhele said he would also seek... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Alice Cancel wins special election to take Sheldon Silver’s state Assembly seatA Democratic leader from lower Manhattan has won the New York state Assembly se
Alice Cancel wins special election to take Sheldon Silver’s state Assembly seat
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 10 days ago
A Democratic leader from lower Manhattan has won the New York state Assembly seat vacated by former Democratic Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver after his corruption conviction last year. With 93 percent of precincts reporting, Alice Cancel secured 41... Read more
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Philly.com
Tax cuts in exchange for gas tax hike? New plan unveiledRichard Hammer said. He said a multiyear plan would be a positive for the depar
Tax cuts in exchange for gas tax hike? New plan unveiled
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
Richard Hammer said. He said a multiyear plan would be a positive for the department. He declined to comment further. Democratic Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto said the framework has been discussed for a year and he looks forward to more... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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Daily Journal
Assembly leader hints at possible Atlantic City compromiseto help struggling Atlantic City is being put on hold in the New Jersey Assembl
Assembly leader hints at possible Atlantic City compromise
Daily Journal / Posted 12 days ago
to help struggling Atlantic City is being put on hold in the New Jersey Assembly as leaders discuss a possible compromise. Democratic Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto said Monday that he and Senate President Stephen M. Sweeney talked over the... Read more
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USA Today
If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
USA Today / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
KTVB Boise / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
KING5 Seattle / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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Island Packet
Prieto: Leaders working on Atlantic City compromiseto help struggling Atlantic City is being put on hold in the New Jersey Assembl
Prieto: Leaders working on Atlantic City compromise
Island Packet / Posted 12 days ago
to help struggling Atlantic City is being put on hold in the New Jersey Assembly as leaders discuss a possible compromise. Democratic Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto said Monday that he and Senate President Steve Sweeney talked over the weekend... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todayover the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental lea
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 12 days ago
over the lobbyists. Polls show the majority of Americans want paid parental leave. Last week, New York, a state with a Democratic Assembly and a Republican Senate, passed family leave funded by employee contributions of about a dollar a week.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nation Urged to Defend IndependenceDemocratic Party, Renewal Democrats of Zimbabwe, Zapu led by Dr Dumiso Dabengwa
Nation Urged to Defend Independence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Democratic Party, Renewal Democrats of Zimbabwe, Zapu led by Dr Dumiso Dabengwa, Zimbabweans United for Democracy and the Democratic Assembly for Restoration and Empowerment. "We the democratic opposition political parties on this Independence... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Coalition Hopes Rekindled As Biti, Ncube, Tsvangirai Issue Joint Independence Statementof public service delivery among other ills. They are Marcelina Chikasha's Afr
Coalition Hopes Rekindled As Biti, Ncube, Tsvangirai Issue Joint Independence Statement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
of public service delivery among other ills. They are Marcelina Chikasha's African Democratic Party, Gilbert Dzikiti's Democratic Assembly for Restoration and Empowerment (DARE), Simba Makoni's Mavambo/Kusile as well as the two MDC formations... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Biti, MDC-T, Ncube in shock joint messageof public service delivery among other ills. They are Marcelina Chikasha’s Afr
Biti, MDC-T, Ncube in shock joint message
New Zimbabwe / Posted 13 days ago
of public service delivery among other ills. They are Marcelina Chikasha’s African Democratic Party, Gilbert Dzikiti’s Democratic Assembly for Restoration and Empowerment (DARE), Simba Makoni’s Mavambo/Kusile as well as the two MDC formations... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Sanders wins more delegates at state Democratic conventionConvention, Sanders emerged as the top choice. Drew Jeffers of Fort Collins wa
Sanders wins more delegates at state Democratic convention
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Convention, Sanders emerged as the top choice. Drew Jeffers of Fort Collins waits for the start of the Colorado State Democratic Assembly and Convention Saturday morning at the Budweiser Events Center in Loveland. (Michael Brian / Loveland... Read more
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Daily Record
Christie’s legacy comes into focus over Atlantic City fightare up 3.1 percent compared with the same period last year. That comes after fo
Christie’s legacy comes into focus over Atlantic City fight
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
are up 3.1 percent compared with the same period last year. That comes after four of the city’s 12 casinos closed in 2014. Democratic Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto has the plan backed by Christie and Sweeney, saying it would decimate union... Read more
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NBC New York
Christie's Legacy Comes Into Focus Over Atlantic City Fightare up 3.1 percent compared with the same period last year. That comes after fo
Christie's Legacy Comes Into Focus Over Atlantic City Fight
NBC New York / Posted 14 days ago
are up 3.1 percent compared with the same period last year. That comes after four of the city's 12 casinos closed in 2014. Democratic Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto has the plan backed by Christie and Sweeney, saying it would decimate union... Read more
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Reuters
California to increase payments for new parents taking family leavenot afford to stop work if they got only 55 percent of their regular income, ac
California to increase payments for new parents taking family leave
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
not afford to stop work if they got only 55 percent of their regular income, according to the bill's author Jimmy Gomez, a Democratic assembly member. Money for the program will come through the state's disability insurance system, which is funded... Read more
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examiner.com
Menstrual marijuana relief introduced by NJ legislature via Whoopi Goldbergin New Jersey, lawmakers found that they were lacking in the edible department
Menstrual marijuana relief introduced by NJ legislature via Whoopi Goldberg
examiner.com / Posted 19 days ago
in New Jersey, lawmakers found that they were lacking in the edible department because only smokeable ganja is available. Democratic Assembly member Tim Eustace also explained to the AP that women are severely underserved in the medicinal market.... Read more
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Daily Record
New Jersey pols, Whoopi: Say yes to pot for menstrual crampswould loosen the state’s strict medical marijuana law to allow women to get pot
New Jersey pols, Whoopi: Say yes to pot for menstrual cramps
Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
would loosen the state’s strict medical marijuana law to allow women to get pot-based products to ease menstrual cramps. Democratic Assembly members Tim Eustace, L. Grace Spencer and Angelica Jimenez introduced the bill on Thursday, noting in a... Read more
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CTV News
Wisconsin right-to-work law is unconstitutional, court rulesextreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working peo
Wisconsin right-to-work law is unconstitutional, court rules
CTV News / Posted 21 days ago
extreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working people and businesses in Wisconsin," said Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca. Frederick Perillo, lead attorney for the unions, said the judge's decision... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Right-to-work law in Wisconsin struck downextreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working peo
Right-to-work law in Wisconsin struck down
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
extreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working people and businesses in Wisconsin," Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca said. Frederick Perillo, lead attorney for the unions, said the judge's... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Court rules Wisconsin right-to-work law is unconstitutionalextreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working peo
Court rules Wisconsin right-to-work law is unconstitutional
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 22 days ago
extreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working people and businesses in Wisconsin," said Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca. Three unions — Machinists Local Lodge 1061 in Milwaukee, the Wisconsin... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Wisconsin’s right-to-work law struck down by judgeextreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working peo
Wisconsin’s right-to-work law struck down by judge
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
extreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working people and businesses in Wisconsin," said Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca. Frederick Perillo, lead attorney for the unions, said the judge's decision... Read more
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The Columbian
Judge: Wisconsin right-to-work law unconstitutionalhailed the decision as a victory for the middle class and working families. “T
Judge: Wisconsin right-to-work law unconstitutional
The Columbian / Posted 22 days ago
hailed the decision as a victory for the middle class and working families. “The extreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working people and businesses in Wisconsin,” said Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Peter... Read more
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TribLIVE
Right-to-work law struck down as violating Wis. constitutionextreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working peo
Right-to-work law struck down as violating Wis. constitution
TribLIVE / Posted 22 days ago
extreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working people and businesses in Wisconsin,” said Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca. Frederick Perillo, lead attorney for the unions, said the judge's decision... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Court Rules Wis. Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutionalextreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working peo
Court Rules Wis. Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutional
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 22 days ago
extreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working people and businesses in Wisconsin," said Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca. Frederick Perillo, lead attorney for the unions, said the judge's decision... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Court Rules Wis. Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutionalextreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working peo
Court Rules Wis. Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutional
NBC Connecticut / Posted 22 days ago
extreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working people and businesses in Wisconsin," said Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca. Frederick Perillo, lead attorney for the unions, said the judge's decision... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Court Rules Wis. Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutionalextreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working peo
Court Rules Wis. Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutional
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 22 days ago
extreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working people and businesses in Wisconsin," said Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca. Frederick Perillo, lead attorney for the unions, said the judge's decision... Read more
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NBC New York
Court Rules Wis. Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutionalextreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working peo
Court Rules Wis. Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutional
NBC New York / Posted 22 days ago
extreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working people and businesses in Wisconsin," said Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca. Frederick Perillo, lead attorney for the unions, said the judge's decision... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Court Rules Wis. Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutionalextreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working peo
Court Rules Wis. Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutional
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 22 days ago
extreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working people and businesses in Wisconsin," said Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca. Frederick Perillo, lead attorney for the unions, said the judge's decision... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Court Rules Wis. Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutionalextreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working peo
Court Rules Wis. Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutional
NBC Chicago / Posted 22 days ago
extreme right-wing Republican agenda has been incredibly harmful to working people and businesses in Wisconsin," said Democratic Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca. Frederick Perillo, lead attorney for the unions, said the judge's decision... Read more
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