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Al.com
How elected officials exploit a campaign finance loophole to raise big piles of cashraised money to repay his manufactured campaign debt, he also charged his campa
How elected officials exploit a campaign finance loophole to raise big piles of cash
Al.com / Posted an hour ago
raised money to repay his manufactured campaign debt, he also charged his campaign $4,580 in interest. I asked the Alabama Ethics Commission whether it's legal to charge your campaign interest on a personal loan. The answer was, and I'm... Read more
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Perth Now
108 Russian athletes banned from Riobacked by the IAAF and many anti-doping officials, who have praised her whistle
108 Russian athletes banned from Rio
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
backed by the IAAF and many anti-doping officials, who have praised her whistleblowing efforts, but was nixed by an IOC ethics commission. Four-time world breaststroke champion Yulia Efimova also announced plans to also appeal her ban at the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Putin to meet Russia's dope-tainted Rio teamis backed by the IAAF and many anti-doping officials, who have praised her whis
Putin to meet Russia's dope-tainted Rio team
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 hours ago
is backed by the IAAF and many anti-doping officials, who have praised her whistleblowing efforts, but was nixed by an IOC ethics commission. Four-time world breaststroke champion Yulia Efimova also plans to appeal her ban at the Court of... Read more
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Rappler
More Russians banned in mounting Rio Olympics tollbacked by the IAAF and many anti-doping officials, who have praised her whistle
More Russians banned in mounting Rio Olympics toll
Rappler / Posted 10 hours ago
backed by the IAAF and many anti-doping officials, who have praised her whistleblowing efforts, but was nixed by an IOC ethics commission. Four-time world breaststroke champion Yulia Efimova also announced plans on Monday to also appeal her ban... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Seminole tax collector criticized for profiting from system he overseesprevent the appearance of a conflict of interest," said David McCormick, Brevar
Seminole tax collector criticized for profiting from system he oversees
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 hours ago
prevent the appearance of a conflict of interest," said David McCormick, Brevard's chief deputy tax collector. The Florida Ethics Commission has found no problem with Valdes buying tax-delinquent properties. His side interest in delinquent... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia's Women's Eight handed Rio berth thanks to Russian rowing team bansbacked by the IAAF and many anti-doping officials, who have praised her whistle
Australia's Women's Eight handed Rio berth thanks to Russian rowing team bans
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 hours ago
backed by the IAAF and many anti-doping officials, who have praised her whistleblowing efforts, but was nixed by an IOC ethics commission. Four-time world breaststroke champion Yulia Efimova also announced plans on Monday to also appeal her ban... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Doping whistleblower Stepanova to appeal Rio exclusionfinal appeal to the IOC, sending a letter on Monday to its general counsel poin
Doping whistleblower Stepanova to appeal Rio exclusion
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 hours ago
final appeal to the IOC, sending a letter on Monday to its general counsel pointing out what they see as errors in the IOC ethics commission review of her case. The commission ruled Sunday that she couldn't race in the Olympics because she had... Read more
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USA Today
IOC decision on Russian whistleblower bafflingappeal to the IOC on Monday, sending a letter to its general counsel in the hop
IOC decision on Russian whistleblower baffling
USA Today / Posted 20 hours ago
appeal to the IOC on Monday, sending a letter to its general counsel in the hopes of correcting some things they think the ethics commission that reviewed Stepanova’s case got wrong. It’s likely a Hail Mary at this point given the IOC’s decision... Read more
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Soccer Lens
FIFA bans Wolfgang Niersbach for World Cup scandalexpect. “This decision hits me hard,” Niersbach said. “I was confident after l
FIFA bans Wolfgang Niersbach for World Cup scandal
Soccer Lens / Posted 21 hours ago
expect. “This decision hits me hard,” Niersbach said. “I was confident after last Thursday’s hearing in Zurich that the ethics commission would not impose a ban, but that it would follow my argument that I am only to blame for a belated report... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 22 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 22 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
Local 10 Miami / Posted 22 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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News 8000
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
News 8000 / Posted 22 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 22 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
KECI Missoula / Posted 22 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 23 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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DW
Rio 2016: Harting launches scathing verbal attack on IOC's Thomas Bach | Olympics |the IOC has "reached a new level of disappointment". The Cottbuss-born thrower
Rio 2016: Harting launches scathing verbal attack on IOC's Thomas Bach | Olympics |
DW / Posted 23 hours ago
the IOC has "reached a new level of disappointment". The Cottbuss-born thrower is also disappointed that an IOC ethics commission opted not to allow whistle-blower Yuliya Stepanova, the Russian 800-metre runner who lifted the lid on... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
KTVZ Bend / Posted 23 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 23 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 23 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 23 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio banIOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova
Doping whistleblower rips IOC over Rio ban
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 23 hours ago
IOC was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNN. Stepanova had previously told the IOC's ethics commission: "It [allowing her to compete] would show an example to the other athletes that may find themselves in a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
German champ savages Olympics chief over Russia doping stanceunder Bach's presidency, the IOC has "reached a new level of disappointment".
German champ savages Olympics chief over Russia doping stance
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
under Bach's presidency, the IOC has "reached a new level of disappointment". Harting is also disappointed that an IOC ethics commission opted not to allow whistle-blower Yuliya Stepanova, the Russian 800-metre runner who lifted the lid on... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bach is part of doping system - Olympic championunder Bach's presidency, the IOC has “reached a new level of disappointment”.
Bach is part of doping system - Olympic champion
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
under Bach's presidency, the IOC has “reached a new level of disappointment”. Harting is also disappointed that an IOC ethics commission opted not to allow whistle-blower Yuliya Stepanova, the Russian 800-metre runner who lifted the lid on... Read more
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The Examiner
Democrats running to face Pfautsch in 33rd Districtbe helping the community. Page 3 of 3 - CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS: According to h
Democrats running to face Pfautsch in 33rd District
The Examiner / Posted yesterday
be helping the community. Page 3 of 3 - CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS: According to his financial report filed with the Missouri Ethics Commission, Linder has accrued $2,842,33 in contributions so far and has a total expenditure of $1,754.99. In the last... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Whistle-blower: IOC has 'no interest in clean sport'cannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given th
Whistle-blower: IOC has 'no interest in clean sport'
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
cannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given the correct information by the IOC Ethics Commission,” they said in a letter to IOC Director General Christophe de Kepper. Stepanov’s wife continues to train... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
IOC has 'no interest in clean sport', says whistleblowercannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given th
IOC has 'no interest in clean sport', says whistleblower
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
cannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given the correct information by the IOC Ethics Commission," they said in a letter to IOC Director General Christophe de Kepper. Stepanov's wife continues to train... Read more
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iol.co.za
IOC has 'no interest in clean sport'cannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given th
IOC has 'no interest in clean sport'
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
cannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given the correct information by the IOC Ethics Commission,” they said in a letter to IOC Director General Christophe de Kepper. Stepanov's wife continues to train... Read more
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HITC Sport
Whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova hits out at IOC after being banned from Rioon the fact that she had declined to compete for Russia. But transcripts and au
Whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova hits out at IOC after being banned from Rio
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
on the fact that she had declined to compete for Russia. But transcripts and audio files of her interview with the IOC ethics commission show she was happy to compete but believed she was unlikely to be picked. The Stepanovs also took issue... Read more
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dna
IOC has no interest in clean sport, says Russian whistleblower Vitaly Stepanov"(We) cannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been gi
IOC has no interest in clean sport, says Russian whistleblower Vitaly Stepanov
dna / Posted yesterday
"(We) cannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given the correct information by the IOC Ethics Commission," they said in a letter to IOC Director General Christophe de Kepper. Stepanov's wife continues to train... Read more
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Soccer Lens
FIFA bans Wolfgang Niersbach for World Cup scandalexpect. “This decision hits me hard,” Niersbach said. “I was confident after l
FIFA bans Wolfgang Niersbach for World Cup scandal
Soccer Lens / Posted yesterday
expect. “This decision hits me hard,” Niersbach said. “I was confident after last Thursday’s hearing in Zurich that the ethics commission would not impose a ban, but that it would follow my argument that I am only to blame for a belated report... Read more
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Pilipino Star
FIFA bans council member Niersbach in World Cup bids probedivision. "This decision hits me hard," Niersbach said. "I was confident after
FIFA bans council member Niersbach in World Cup bids probe
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
division. "This decision hits me hard," Niersbach said. "I was confident after last Thursday's hearing in Zurich that the ethics commission would not impose a ban, but that it would follow my argument that I am only to blame for a belated report... Read more
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Times of Malta
FIFA ethics panel bans Niersbach for one yearhe disagreed with the severity of the recommendations. He said he was being inv
FIFA ethics panel bans Niersbach for one year
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
he disagreed with the severity of the recommendations. He said he was being investigated now for failing to inform FIFA’s ethics commission last year of the developments regarding the 2006 affair. The committee’s adjudicatory chamber had opened... Read more
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SportsFan
IOC protecting themselves: whistleblowercannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given th
IOC protecting themselves: whistleblower
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
cannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given the correct information by the IOC Ethics Commission," they said in a letter to IOC director general Christophe de Kepper. Stepanov's wife continues to train... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Shirley selectmen correct Open Meeting Law violationOpen Meeting Law violation SHIRLEY -- Selectmen on Monday night defused an Ope
Shirley selectmen correct Open Meeting Law violation
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
Open Meeting Law violation SHIRLEY -- Selectmen on Monday night defused an Open Meeting Law complaint filed with the state Ethics Commission by complying with the complainant's wishes, as stated in the complaint. Resident Tim Hatch filed the... Read more
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Japan Today
IOC has 'no interest in clean sport,' says whistleblower ‹ Japan Todaycannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given th
IOC has 'no interest in clean sport,' says whistleblower ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
cannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given the correct information by the IOC Ethics Commission,” they said in a letter to IOC Director General Christophe de Kepper. Stepanov’s wife continues to train... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
IOC has 'no interest in clean sport': whistleblowercannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given th
IOC has 'no interest in clean sport': whistleblower
Reuters Sports News / Posted yesterday
cannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given the correct information by the IOC Ethics Commission," they said in a letter to IOC Director General Christophe de Kepper. Stepanov's wife continues to train... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
IOC has 'no interest in clean sport' - whistleblowercannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given th
IOC has 'no interest in clean sport' - whistleblower
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
cannot but be very disappointed that the IOC EB has obviously not been given the correct information by the IOC Ethics Commission," they said in a letter to IOC Director General Christophe de Kepper. Stepanov's wife continues to train... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Major Ken Paxton donor paying $3.5 million settlement after Medicaid fraud probeto say how he was paying his bevy of high-profile attorneys. Then, in late 201
Major Ken Paxton donor paying $3.5 million settlement after Medicaid fraud probe
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
to say how he was paying his bevy of high-profile attorneys. Then, in late 2015, an anonymous person asked the Texas Ethics Commission if an official in the office of the attorney general could accept a benefit from an out-of-state donor if... Read more
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SportsFan
FIFA ban ex-head of German FAhe disagreed with the severity of the recommendations. He said he was being inv
FIFA ban ex-head of German FA
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
he disagreed with the severity of the recommendations. He said he was being investigated now for failing to inform FIFA's ethics commission last year of the developments regarding the 2006 affair. The committee's adjudicatory chamber had opened... Read more
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CNBC
'Nothing' will make me vote Clinton: Some Bernie backers hold firm as DNC startsthey're so scared of him," said Jessica Levinson, a professor at Loyola Law Sch
'Nothing' will make me vote Clinton: Some Bernie backers hold firm as DNC starts
CNBC / Posted yesterday
they're so scared of him," said Jessica Levinson, a professor at Loyola Law School and vice president of the Los Angeles Ethics Commission. Sanders, an independent from Vermont who caucuses with Democrats in the Senate, energized millions of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
FIFA bans council member Niersbach in World Cup bids probedivision. "This decision hits me hard," Niersbach said. "I was confident after
FIFA bans council member Niersbach in World Cup bids probe
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
division. "This decision hits me hard," Niersbach said. "I was confident after last Thursday's hearing in Zurich that the ethics commission would not impose a ban, but that it would follow my argument that I am only to blame for a belated report... Read more
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Salon.com
FIFA bans council member Niersbach in World Cup bids probedivision. “This decision hits me hard,” Niersbach said. “I was confident after
FIFA bans council member Niersbach in World Cup bids probe
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
division. “This decision hits me hard,” Niersbach said. “I was confident after last Thursday’s hearing in Zurich that the ethics commission would not impose a ban, but that it would follow my argument that I am only to blame for a belated report... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
FIFA bans council member Niersbach in World Cup bids probedivision. "This decision hits me hard," Niersbach said. "I was confident after
FIFA bans council member Niersbach in World Cup bids probe
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
division. "This decision hits me hard," Niersbach said. "I was confident after last Thursday's hearing in Zurich that the ethics commission would not impose a ban, but that it would follow my argument that I am only to blame for a belated report... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
FIFA ethics panel bans ex-head of German FA for one yearhe disagreed with the severity of the recommendations. He said he was being inv
FIFA ethics panel bans ex-head of German FA for one year
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
he disagreed with the severity of the recommendations. He said he was being investigated now for failing to inform FIFA's ethics commission last year of the developments regarding the 2006 affair. The committee's adjudicatory chamber had opened... Read more
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Brandon Sun
FIFA bans council member Niersbach in World Cup bids probedivision. "This decision hits me hard," Niersbach said. "I was confident after
FIFA bans council member Niersbach in World Cup bids probe
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
division. "This decision hits me hard," Niersbach said. "I was confident after last Thursday's hearing in Zurich that the ethics commission would not impose a ban, but that it would follow my argument that I am only to blame for a belated report... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
FIFA ethics panel bans ex-head of German FA for one yearhe disagreed with the severity of the recommendations. He said he was being in
FIFA ethics panel bans ex-head of German FA for one year
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
he disagreed with the severity of the recommendations. He said he was being investigated now for failing to inform FIFA's ethics commission last year of the developments regarding the 2006 affair. The committee's adjudicatory chamber had opened... Read more
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Raw Story
Bernie Sanders allies look to ‘keep the revolution going’ in Texasis, “basically, ‘What would Bernie do?’ for Texas candidates.” Revolution Texa
Bernie Sanders allies look to ‘keep the revolution going’ in Texas
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
is, “basically, ‘What would Bernie do?’ for Texas candidates.” Revolution Texas was registered last month with the Texas Ethics Commission as a political action committee, according to state records. The group is accepting donations in the amount... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Bernie Sanders Supporters Launch New Group in Texas - Bernie Sanders Supporters Launch New Group in Texas by Patrick Svitek The Texas Tribune July 24 2016 Allies of former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders are launching a group aimed at influe...is, "basically, 'What would Bernie do?' for Texas candidates." Revolution Texa
Bernie Sanders Supporters Launch New Group in Texas - Bernie Sanders Supporters Launch New Group in Texas by Patrick Svitek The Texas Tribune July 24 2016 Allies of former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders are launching a group aimed at influe...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
is, "basically, 'What would Bernie do?' for Texas candidates." Revolution Texas was registered last month with the Texas Ethics Commission as a political action committee, according to state records. The group is accepting donations in the amount... Read more
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