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Hartford Courant
Democrat Michael Nicastro Aims For 31st District Senate Seattarget for Republicans. But as chamber president several years ago, he made an
Democrat Michael Nicastro Aims For 31st District Senate Seat
Hartford Courant / Posted 8 hours ago
target for Republicans. But as chamber president several years ago, he made an impassioned pitch to Bristol's council and finance board on behalf of higher school spending. At the time, he warned property values would suffer if politicians... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
American Dream developer explores altering $1B bond salewith state officials — including the sports authority, the state Economic Devel
American Dream developer explores altering $1B bond sale
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
with state officials — including the sports authority, the state Economic Development Authority and the state Local Finance Board — about potentially making the entire bond offering tax-exempt, and contacted Mayor James Cassella and Borough... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Budget town meeting delayed to wait for statemeeting until May 16, after the state legislative session ends May 4. Once the
Budget town meeting delayed to wait for state
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted yesterday
meeting until May 16, after the state legislative session ends May 4. Once the state finalizes its budget, the Griswold finance board will meet May 5 to move forward. "Hopefully by then we'll have more information," finance board member John... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Bristol Tax Rate On Track To Rise 1.42 MillsBRISTOL — The finance board late Tuesday endorsed raising taxes by 1.42 mills a
Bristol Tax Rate On Track To Rise 1.42 Mills
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
BRISTOL — The finance board late Tuesday endorsed raising taxes by 1.42 mills and giving the school system $3.1 million more than it's getting this year. The compromise on next year's budget won't be enough to prevent staff layoffs, but it ensures... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Putnam finance board to present budget with lower tax impact Posted Apr. 27, 2016 at 4:07 PM Posted Apr. 27, 2016 at 4:07 PM PUTNAM — A
Putnam finance board to present budget with lower tax impact
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Posted Apr. 27, 2016 at 4:07 PM Posted Apr. 27, 2016 at 4:07 PM PUTNAM — A combination of revenue and financing changes will allow the Board of Finance to send a budget to town meeting... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Bristol School Budget Compromise Appears CloseBRISTOL — Despite several personality clashes, educators and the finance board
Bristol School Budget Compromise Appears Close
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
BRISTOL — Despite several personality clashes, educators and the finance board appeared close to reaching a budget compromise Tuesday night that would cancel the threat of Bristol shutting down two schools. Discussions were still under way late in... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Missouri Board of Public Buildings' $100MM Special Obs 'AA+'; Affirms MO GOs at 'AAA'series A 2011 refunding at 'AA+'; --BPB special obligation and state building
Fitch Rates Missouri Board of Public Buildings' $100MM Special Obs 'AA+'; Affirms MO GOs at 'AAA'
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
series A 2011 refunding at 'AA+'; --BPB special obligation and state building bonds at 'AA+'; --Missouri Development Finance Board leasehold revenue bonds at 'AA+'; --Missouri Health and Educational Facilities Authority (University of... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
RTM may delay budget vote until state aid cuts are settledbehind the budget it recommended to the RTM. “We thought it was prudent and wor
RTM may delay budget vote until state aid cuts are settled
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
behind the budget it recommended to the RTM. “We thought it was prudent and worked well,” Flynn said, adding that the finance board is not willing to increase the mill rate to make up any deficit that might be caused by a decrease in state... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford schools, police to take biggest hits from budget cutspressures on the system. We’ll have to work through that over the coming weeks
Stamford schools, police to take biggest hits from budget cuts
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
pressures on the system. We’ll have to work through that over the coming weeks to see how we can effectively operate.” Finance board member Sal Gabriele said he would have preferred a lower tax increase than what was approved. His... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford schools, police to take biggest hits from budget cutspressures on the system. We’ll have to work through that over the coming weeks
Stamford schools, police to take biggest hits from budget cuts
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
pressures on the system. We’ll have to work through that over the coming weeks to see how we can effectively operate.” Finance board member Sal Gabriele said he would have preferred a lower tax increase than what was approved. His... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Resignations point to fault lines in Shelby County Democratic PartyFormer Shelby County Democratic Party chairman Bryan Carson, left, watches as t
Resignations point to fault lines in Shelby County Democratic Party
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
Former Shelby County Democratic Party chairman Bryan Carson, left, watches as the Tennessee Registry of Election Finance board discusses whether to fine the county party for late-filing financial disclosures required by the state. During the meeting,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Resignations point to fault lines in Shelby County Democratic PartyFormer Shelby County Democratic Party chairman Bryan Carson, left, watches as t
Resignations point to fault lines in Shelby County Democratic Party
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
Former Shelby County Democratic Party chairman Bryan Carson, left, watches as the Tennessee Registry of Election Finance board discusses whether to fine the county party for late-filing financial disclosures required by the state. During the meeting,... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Residents want to buy video scoreboard for Greenwich Highto fund a study of prospective improvements at the stadium has slowed the momen
Residents want to buy video scoreboard for Greenwich High
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
to fund a study of prospective improvements at the stadium has slowed the momentum for an overhaul. Last month, the finance board jettisoned a $40,000 line in the 2016-17 budget that would have paid for a study of needed improvements. This... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Residents want to buy video scoreboard for Greenwich Highto fund a study of prospective improvements at the stadium has slowed the momen
Residents want to buy video scoreboard for Greenwich High
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 days ago
to fund a study of prospective improvements at the stadium has slowed the momentum for an overhaul. Last month, the finance board jettisoned a $40,000 line in the 2016-17 budget that would have paid for a study of needed improvements. This... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Herbst, town treasurer trade barbs in Trumbullin which he ripped Musto for his “lack of consistency, clarity and outright slo
Herbst, town treasurer trade barbs in Trumbull
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
in which he ripped Musto for his “lack of consistency, clarity and outright sloppiness” contained in his report to the finance board. “Mr. Musto’s personal animosity and political agenda are plain as the light of day,” Herbst said in his... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Personal attack staggers Teaneck councilmanreceives, saying he felt he had been "shamelessly violated" and stigmatized. T
Personal attack staggers Teaneck councilman
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
receives, saying he felt he had been "shamelessly violated" and stigmatized. The letter was sent last month to the Local Finance Board, a division of the state Department of Community Affairs that investigates ethics complaints against local... Read more
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Brandon Sun
'All kinds of opportunities for new policy'location at Ninth Street and Maryland Avenue. There has also been some talk wit
'All kinds of opportunities for new policy'
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
location at Ninth Street and Maryland Avenue. There has also been some talk with administrators at the Public Schools Finance Board about the configuration and size of the proposal. Next up will be discussions with the community about... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Personal attack upsets Teaneck councilmanreceives, saying he felt he had been "shamelessly violated" and stigmatized. T
Personal attack upsets Teaneck councilman
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
receives, saying he felt he had been "shamelessly violated" and stigmatized. The letter was sent last month to the Local Finance Board, a division of the state Department of Community Affairs that investigates ethics complaints against local... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Crowds Pack Bristol City Hall To Demand Bigger School Budgetcity hall Wednesday night to show support for the education budget, but many le
Crowds Pack Bristol City Hall To Demand Bigger School Budget
Hartford Courant / Posted 8 days ago
city hall Wednesday night to show support for the education budget, but many left angry after they couldn't get into the finance board's meeting room. At least four uniformed police officers and a fire marshal walked through crowds of people who... Read more
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The News-Times
Ridgefield school board expected to cut budget MondaySulzinsky agreed, saying the district should assess its enrollment again late i
Ridgefield school board expected to cut budget Monday
The News-Times / Posted 9 days ago
Sulzinsky agreed, saying the district should assess its enrollment again late in the summer and, if necessary, approach the finance board about extra funding. “I felt they were very open and supportive by saying, ‘Come back when you need more... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Ridgefield school board expected to cut budget MondaySulzinsky agreed, saying the district should assess its enrollment again late i
Ridgefield school board expected to cut budget Monday
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 9 days ago
Sulzinsky agreed, saying the district should assess its enrollment again late in the summer and, if necessary, approach the finance board about extra funding. “I felt they were very open and supportive by saying, ‘Come back when you need more... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Apparent illegal campaign contribution was case of mistaken checkbook,...was returned to me a week ago and I resubmitted a correct personal check. It's
Apparent illegal campaign contribution was case of mistaken checkbook,...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
was returned to me a week ago and I resubmitted a correct personal check. It's all been taken care of." Minnesota Campaign Finance Board Compliance Officer Joyce Larson said Monday there was no penalty for breaking the law against state campaign... Read more
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Quay County Sun
Calendar— April 20Grounds April 25 Library Advisory Board: 5:15 p.m., Library Recreation Advis
Calendar— April 20
Quay County Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Grounds April 25 Library Advisory Board: 5:15 p.m., Library Recreation Advisory: 6 p.m., Rec. Center April 26 City Finance Board: 10 a.m., City Hall Economic Development Corporation: noon, EDC Planning and Zoning Advisory Board: 5:15... Read more
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Darien News-Review
BET approves money for new pool construction— Work on the new residents-only municipal swimming pool in Byram is expected t
BET approves money for new pool construction
Darien News-Review / Posted 10 days ago
— Work on the new residents-only municipal swimming pool in Byram is expected to begin in the next few months, now that the finance board has approved the money. The Board of Estimate and Taxation unanimously approved the release of $8 million for... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Bristol School Budget Showdown Is April 20education budget," board Chairman Christopher Wilson said Tuesday. "We've been
Bristol School Budget Showdown Is April 20
Hartford Courant / Posted 10 days ago
education budget," board Chairman Christopher Wilson said Tuesday. "We've been under-resourced for quite a while." The finance board has invited educators to a meeting Wednesday to present two or three scenarios showing what might be lost if... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford officials grapple with budget as proposed state cuts remain unknownSTAMFORD — Finance board officials will have to take their best guess this week
Stamford officials grapple with budget as proposed state cuts remain unknown
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 days ago
STAMFORD — Finance board officials will have to take their best guess this week when they begin making changes to the proposed 2016-17 budget. “It is something we face every year,” said Board of Finance ChairmanRichard Freedman, noting the city’s... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford officials grapple with budget as proposed state cuts remain unknownSTAMFORD — Finance board officials will have to take their best guess this week
Stamford officials grapple with budget as proposed state cuts remain unknown
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
STAMFORD — Finance board officials will have to take their best guess this week when they begin making changes to the proposed 2016-17 budget. “It is something we face every year,” said Board of Finance ChairmanRichard Freedman, noting the city’s... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Viet Nguyen '17 elected UCS presidentAffairs Chair with 60.5 percent of the vote, beating Austin Lessin ’19, who rec
Viet Nguyen '17 elected UCS president
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Affairs Chair with 60.5 percent of the vote, beating Austin Lessin ’19, who received 36.0 percent. All Undergraduate Finance Board positions were filled through uncontested elections. Jordan Ferguson ’17 will serve as chair, Adwa Habtu ’17... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
More delays at American Dream Meadowlands over moneyallow for a fall 2014 opening. In late 2013, a pair of state agencies — the Ec
More delays at American Dream Meadowlands over money
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
allow for a fall 2014 opening. In late 2013, a pair of state agencies — the Economic Development Authority and the Local Finance Board — approved a plan to issue at least $1 billion in bonds to ensure there would be sufficient financing to finish... Read more
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New York Post
DOI commissioner exits de Blasio’s campaign probeat a fundraiser in his Brooklyn home in May 2014. Peters told a Council commit
DOI commissioner exits de Blasio’s campaign probe
New York Post / Posted 14 days ago
at a fundraiser in his Brooklyn home in May 2014. Peters told a Council committee in January 2014 that “if the Campaign Finance Board were to make a referral to DOI involving the Mayor’s 2013 mayoral campaign then yes, for that I would recuse... Read more
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Philly.com
Little-known board could steer A.C.'s futurehomeowner $50.26 annually for four years. But before Seaside Heights could proc
Little-known board could steer A.C.'s future
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
homeowner $50.26 annually for four years. But before Seaside Heights could proceed, it needed permission. The Local Finance Board, little known to most New Jerseyans but familiar to municipalities in trouble, scrutinizes a swath of spending:... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Viet Nguyen '17 elected new UCS presidentUCS Academic Affairs Chair with 60.5 percent of the vote, beating Austin Lessin
Viet Nguyen '17 elected new UCS president
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
UCS Academic Affairs Chair with 60.5 percent of the vote, beating Austin Lessin ’19 with 36.0 percent. All Undergraduate Finance Board positions were elected uncontested. Jordan Ferguson ’17 will serve as chair, Adwa Habtu ’17 will serve as... Read more
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Greenwich Time
RTM Committee says Greenwich should adopt long-term debt policybreaking with decades of practice in Greenwich. The position also puts committ
RTM Committee says Greenwich should adopt long-term debt policy
Greenwich Time / Posted 15 days ago
breaking with decades of practice in Greenwich. The position also puts committee members at odds with leaders of the town finance board, which has been split over the issue for years. “This is something that has an effect on a lot of things in... Read more
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Darien News-Review
RTM Committee says Greenwidch should adopt long-term debt policybreaking with decades of practice in Greenwich. The position also puts committ
RTM Committee says Greenwidch should adopt long-term debt policy
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 days ago
breaking with decades of practice in Greenwich. The position also puts committee members at odds with leaders of the town finance board, which has been split over the issue for years. “This is something that has an effect on a lot of things in... Read more
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Hartford Courant
New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart Announces Budget Proposal With A 1.5 Percent Tax Increaseeducation – from $226.4 million to $239.2 million, or roughly 5.6 percent. Tha
New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart Announces Budget Proposal With A 1.5 Percent Tax Increase
Hartford Courant / Posted 15 days ago
education – from $226.4 million to $239.2 million, or roughly 5.6 percent. That's still more than $6 million less than the finance board recently recommended, and more than $20 million less than municipal departments and educators had... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Sterling auditor says town, district both needed records fixwith a planned forensic audit of the school board’s records because there is no
Sterling auditor says town, district both needed records fix
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
with a planned forensic audit of the school board’s records because there is no indication of fraud, a recommendation finance board members agreed with.Board of Finance Chairman Dave Shippee said the town had at one time considered hiring a... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Bethel Action Committee marks 30 years of activismrequest information.” Michael rose to the spotlight when he began carrying a v
Bethel Action Committee marks 30 years of activism
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 16 days ago
request information.” Michael rose to the spotlight when he began carrying a video camera and a tripod into school and finance board meetings in 1987 to tape them for BAC’s Comcast show, Connections. The show ran until the mid-1990s. But... Read more
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The News-Times
Bethel Action Committee marks 30 years of activismrequest information.” Michael rose to the spotlight when he began carrying a v
Bethel Action Committee marks 30 years of activism
The News-Times / Posted 16 days ago
request information.” Michael rose to the spotlight when he began carrying a video camera and a tripod into school and finance board meetings in 1987 to tape them for BAC’s Comcast show, Connections. The show ran until the mid-1990s. But... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Sweeney proposal would give Atlantic City 130 days to avoid takeoverper capita to $3,500. That means halving the city’s roughly $250 million budget
Sweeney proposal would give Atlantic City 130 days to avoid takeover
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 16 days ago
per capita to $3,500. That means halving the city’s roughly $250 million budget. If it fails to do so, the state’s Local Finance Board would take control of the city and be able to break union contracts unilaterally. The seaside resort town has... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Agency chief grilled over state monitor for A.C.City since January 2011. Budget Committee Chairman Gary Schaer, D-Passaic, ask
Agency chief grilled over state monitor for A.C.
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 17 days ago
City since January 2011. Budget Committee Chairman Gary Schaer, D-Passaic, asked Richman why his Department's Local Finance Board approved a budget in 2015 in which spending was not covered by the amount of revenue raised. Schaer said the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Selectmen to decide if New Fairfield will fund lake authoritythe next steps during a special budget meeting Tuesday morning and at the regul
Selectmen to decide if New Fairfield will fund lake authority
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 18 days ago
the next steps during a special budget meeting Tuesday morning and at the regular Board of Selectmen meeting Thursday. The finance board originally questioned the authority’s budget practices last month, saying it has continuously overspent its... Read more
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The News-Times
Selectmen to decide if New Fairfield will fund lake authoritythe next steps during a special budget meeting Tuesday morning and at the regul
Selectmen to decide if New Fairfield will fund lake authority
The News-Times / Posted 18 days ago
the next steps during a special budget meeting Tuesday morning and at the regular Board of Selectmen meeting Thursday. The finance board originally questioned the authority’s budget practices last month, saying it has continuously overspent its... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
State agency chief faces tough questions on Atlantic City from N.J. lawmakerssupervised Atlantic City since January 2011. Committee Chairman Gary Schaer, D
State agency chief faces tough questions on Atlantic City from N.J. lawmakers
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 18 days ago
supervised Atlantic City since January 2011. Committee Chairman Gary Schaer, D-Passaic, asked why the Department’s Local Finance Board approved a budget in 2015 in which spending was not covered by the amount of revenue raised. Richman said his... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Volunteers pack thousands of bags of rice to send to hungry childrenstate legislature failed to agree on a budget that would fund the Public Employ
Volunteers pack thousands of bags of rice to send to hungry children
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 19 days ago
state legislature failed to agree on a budget that would fund the Public Employees Insurance Agency healthcare, the PEIA finance board was forced to implement a plan that makes significant cuts. After the state legislature failed to agree on a... Read more
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New York Post
Probe into de Blasio’s lust for power will be his final downfallrole of government and politics, to the detriment of the public interest,” the
Probe into de Blasio’s lust for power will be his final downfall
New York Post / Posted 19 days ago
role of government and politics, to the detriment of the public interest,” the letter said. It was sent to the Campaign Finance Board and the Conflicts of Interest Board. Both are stuffed with mayoral appointees, and neither responded. When he... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
WVVA chief engineer Danny Via named winner of WVBA's John E. McKinney awardstate legislature failed to agree on a budget that would fund the Public Employ
WVVA chief engineer Danny Via named winner of WVBA's John E. McKinney award
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 19 days ago
state legislature failed to agree on a budget that would fund the Public Employees Insurance Agency healthcare, the PEIA finance board was forced to implement a plan that makes significant cuts. After the state legislature failed to agree on a... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Pocahontas residents get badly needed suppliesstate legislature failed to agree on a budget that would fund the Public Employ
Pocahontas residents get badly needed supplies
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 20 days ago
state legislature failed to agree on a budget that would fund the Public Employees Insurance Agency healthcare, the PEIA finance board was forced to implement a plan that makes significant cuts. After the state legislature failed to agree on a... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Women of Valor in Cedar Bluff teaches women couragestate legislature failed to agree on a budget that would fund the Public Employ
Women of Valor in Cedar Bluff teaches women courage
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 20 days ago
state legislature failed to agree on a budget that would fund the Public Employees Insurance Agency healthcare, the PEIA finance board was forced to implement a plan that makes significant cuts. After the state legislature failed to agree on a... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Jim Justice brings campaign to Mercer Countystate legislature failed to agree on a budget that would fund the Public Employ
Jim Justice brings campaign to Mercer County
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 20 days ago
state legislature failed to agree on a budget that would fund the Public Employees Insurance Agency healthcare, the PEIA finance board was forced to implement a plan that makes significant cuts. After the state legislature failed to agree on a... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Raleigh County man facing felony charges after stealing Xbox, TVstate legislature failed to agree on a budget that would fund the Public Employ
Raleigh County man facing felony charges after stealing Xbox, TV
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 20 days ago
state legislature failed to agree on a budget that would fund the Public Employees Insurance Agency healthcare, the PEIA finance board was forced to implement a plan that makes significant cuts. After the state legislature failed to agree on a... Read more
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