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AllAfrica.com
Grand Bassa Still Booming With Projectsgave an overview of the project and the commitment to steer the course in light
Grand Bassa Still Booming With Projects
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
gave an overview of the project and the commitment to steer the course in light of the devastating impact. Committed to making government-run services available and decentralized the team also toured the newly refurbished Grand Bassa Service... Read more
17h
CTV News
Former political heavyweights lecture Liberals on defence policy, tradethe federal government's foreign policy framework. But it is also hosting a myr
Former political heavyweights lecture Liberals on defence policy, trade
CTV News / Posted 17 hours ago
the federal government's foreign policy framework. But it is also hosting a myriad of other reviews with the stated aim of making government more open and accessible. Some of the current popularity is based on the fact that it has yet to make... Read more
17h
The Globe and Mail
Liberals get leadership lecture from high-powered ex-politiciansthe federal government’s foreign policy framework. But it is also hosting a myr
Liberals get leadership lecture from high-powered ex-politicians
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
the federal government’s foreign policy framework. But it is also hosting a myriad of other reviews with the stated aim of making government more open and accessible. Some of the current popularity is based on the fact that it has yet to make... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Mayor emphasizes technology in Buffalo budget for next yearof a $15-an-hour minimum wage for city workers. The budget also includes a ser
Mayor emphasizes technology in Buffalo budget for next year
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
of a $15-an-hour minimum wage for city workers. The budget also includes a series of technology-based programs aimed at making government more efficient and transparent. As part of that, the budget includes funds to: • Launch a new, more... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Anonymous donors boost Snyder's Flint relief effortsBut $225,000 — or 76% of the total amount raised in the quarter — came from ano
Anonymous donors boost Snyder's Flint relief efforts
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
But $225,000 — or 76% of the total amount raised in the quarter — came from another Snyder-related nonprofit fund, Making Government Accountable, which does not disclose its donors. "We don't have true transparency, because the money is... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Anonymous donors boost Snyder's Flint relief effortsBut $225,000 — or 76% of the total amount raised in the quarter — came from ano
Anonymous donors boost Snyder's Flint relief efforts
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
But $225,000 — or 76% of the total amount raised in the quarter — came from another Snyder-related nonprofit fund, Making Government Accountable, which does not disclose its donors. "We don't have true transparency, because the money is... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Cannabis out of Court: Open records advocates withdraw lawsuit in the wake of the state agreeing to lift secrecy for cannabis producersattorney representing the plaintiffs, said in a press release. The Foundation
Cannabis out of Court: Open records advocates withdraw lawsuit in the wake of the state agreeing to lift secrecy for cannabis producers
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
attorney representing the plaintiffs, said in a press release. The Foundation for Open Government, a nonprofit devoted to making government policies more accessible to the public, and St. Cyr began their attempt to make information about the... Read more
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Denver Post
Donna Lynne clears first hurdle on way to lieutenant governor's officeher road to the lieutenant governor's office on Wednesday, telling lawmakers sh
Donna Lynne clears first hurdle on way to lieutenant governor's office
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
her road to the lieutenant governor's office on Wednesday, telling lawmakers she is committed to helping rural development, making government more efficient and working to improve health care. The House Committee on State, Veterans, and Military... Read more
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Salon.com
Paul Ryan refuses to acknowledge Trump’s inevitability: “The one thing we can predict is it’s all unpredictable”from welfare to work and fighting poverty, fixing our national security and res
Paul Ryan refuses to acknowledge Trump’s inevitability: “The one thing we can predict is it’s all unpredictable”
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
from welfare to work and fighting poverty, fixing our national security and restoring the Constitution and self-government, making government more accountable — these unify all Republicans, these unify all conservatives, and I believe are appealing... Read more
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The Record
Fox’s John Stossel: ‘I write this from the hospital. Seems I have lung cancer ... Customer service stinks’big mortgage tax deductions, Medicare) and the rich (corporate welfare, bailout
Fox’s John Stossel: ‘I write this from the hospital. Seems I have lung cancer ... Customer service stinks’
The Record / Posted 12 days ago
big mortgage tax deductions, Medicare) and the rich (corporate welfare, bailouts to banks 'too big to fail'). Instead of making government more powerful, let's get rid of those handouts. Left and right ought to agree on that." But the widely... Read more
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12d
Boston Globe
Consumer reporter John Stossel may have lung cancer, but he still won’t stand bad customer servicebig mortgage tax deductions, Medicare) and the rich (corporate welfare, bailout
Consumer reporter John Stossel may have lung cancer, but he still won’t stand bad customer service
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
big mortgage tax deductions, Medicare) and the rich (corporate welfare, bailouts to banks ‘too big to fail’). Instead of making government more powerful, let’s get rid of those handouts. Left and right ought to agree on that.’’ But the widely... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Fox’s John Stossel: ‘I write this from the hospital. Seems I have lung cancer ... Customer service stinks’big mortgage tax deductions, Medicare) and the rich (corporate welfare, bailout
Fox’s John Stossel: ‘I write this from the hospital. Seems I have lung cancer ... Customer service stinks’
Dundas Star News / Posted 12 days ago
big mortgage tax deductions, Medicare) and the rich (corporate welfare, bailouts to banks 'too big to fail'). Instead of making government more powerful, let's get rid of those handouts. Left and right ought to agree on that." But the widely... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unpacking the Harambee Plan for Prosperity - Part 1that corruption has many facets and covers the Increasing level of political ac
Unpacking the Harambee Plan for Prosperity - Part 1
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
that corruption has many facets and covers the Increasing level of political accountability; Preventing corruption in government offices, ministries, agencies and State-owned enterprises; Strengthening efforts to deter corruption; Conducting... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Parliamentary Diary: MPs in budget vote conveyer beltyou know it,” said Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) MP Mmabatho Mokause. “Those
Parliamentary Diary: MPs in budget vote conveyer belt
Daily Maverick / Posted 14 days ago
you know it,” said Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) MP Mmabatho Mokause. “Those who must apologise, they (are those who) are making government not to work,” retorted ANC MP Moloko Maila in closing his speech. And ANC MP Bongani Bongo fingered the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Steny H. Hoyer: Technology in government need not break the bankand businesses trying to get ahead by ensuring they have the tools needed to co
Steny H. Hoyer: Technology in government need not break the bank
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
and businesses trying to get ahead by ensuring they have the tools needed to compete in a changing economy. This begins by making government as transparent and responsive as possible. The Information Technology Modernization Act has been received... Read more
14d
Daily Pennsylvanian
After eight years with one job, Mayor Michael Nutter now has severalfellow for What Works Cities, a data-driven program funded by former New York C
After eight years with one job, Mayor Michael Nutter now has several
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 14 days ago
fellow for What Works Cities, a data-driven program funded by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg with the goal of making government more effective and increasing community engagement. Since leaving office, Nutter has already been a CNN... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Histories that shouldn’t be secretknow. Secrets are property, and covetous, acquisitive government bureaucracies
Histories that shouldn’t be secret
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
know. Secrets are property, and covetous, acquisitive government bureaucracies hoard them from rival bureaucracies, thereby making government even more foolish than it naturally tends to be because it has no competitors. For example, the U.S.... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Crime, economy and efficiency factored into Jim Strickland’s first Memphis city budgetCollins on Thursday said Strickland put a heavy emphasis in the budget on stopp
Crime, economy and efficiency factored into Jim Strickland’s first Memphis city budget
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
Collins on Thursday said Strickland put a heavy emphasis in the budget on stopping crime, growing the Memphis economy and making government more efficient — all pillars of his campaign platform — while at the same time finding the "delicate... Read more
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Orange County Register
Histories that shouldn't remain secretare property, and covetous, acquisitive government bureaucracies hoard them fro
Histories that shouldn't remain secret
Orange County Register / Posted 16 days ago
are property, and covetous, acquisitive government bureaucracies hoard them from rival bureaucracies, thereby making government even more foolish than it naturally tends to be because it has no competitors. For example, the U.S.... Read more
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The Oklahoman
George Will: Histories that shouldn't be secretknow. Secrets are property, and covetous, acquisitive government bureaucracies
George Will: Histories that shouldn't be secret
The Oklahoman / Posted 17 days ago
know. Secrets are property, and covetous, acquisitive government bureaucracies hoard them from rival bureaucracies, thereby making government even more foolish than it naturally tends to be because it has no competitors. For example, the U.S.... Read more
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19d
Engadget
New bill aims to turn open data idealism into US lawPermanent, Electronic and Necessary) Government Data Act comes in, an upcoming
New bill aims to turn open data idealism into US law
Engadget / Posted 19 days ago
Permanent, Electronic and Necessary) Government Data Act comes in, an upcoming bill that aims to codify the practice of making government data transparent. Co-sponsored by Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI), Representative Derek Kilmer (D-WA) and... Read more
19d
heraldscotland
Lib Dems vow government grants only for companies paying 'fair' wages and taxattempt to appear concerned about people on low incomes has zero credibility.
Lib Dems vow government grants only for companies paying 'fair' wages and tax
heraldscotland / Posted 19 days ago
attempt to appear concerned about people on low incomes has zero credibility. "The Scottish Greens manifesto commits to making government business support available only to those companies who plan to pay the living wage, avoid zero-hours... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Lawmakers Debate New Agency To Coordinate Development Near Transitat least $200,000 a year for new staff, at the same time we're looking at a bil
Lawmakers Debate New Agency To Coordinate Development Near Transit
Hartford Courant / Posted 21 days ago
at least $200,000 a year for new staff, at the same time we're looking at a billion-dollar deficit and we're supposed to be making government smaller," Sen. Toni Boucher, R-Wilton, said after the 18-to-13 vote A similar measure was hugely... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Milestones - Dangote Clocks 59, Okoya Thomas Buried(WF-IoT) - IoT: Smart Innovation for Vibrant Ecosystems is a unique event for i
Milestones - Dangote Clocks 59, Okoya Thomas Buried
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
(WF-IoT) - IoT: Smart Innovation for Vibrant Ecosystems is a unique event for industry leaders, academics and decision making government officials. IEEE WF-IOT 2016 will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Reston, Virginia USA between December 12... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Gubernatorial candidates answer public's questions in Benningtonprovides, and I think that we can do better." Later, Galbraith expressed skept
Gubernatorial candidates answer public's questions in Bennington
Bennington Banner / Posted 23 days ago
provides, and I think that we can do better." Later, Galbraith expressed skepticism of plans to pay for programs by making government more efficient, saying, "Every election, politicians promise that they're going to make government more... Read more
24d
Boston Herald
Barbara Anderson, 73, honored by friends, foesmost effective taxpayer advocate in the Commonwealth and her tireless work posi
Barbara Anderson, 73, honored by friends, foes
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
most effective taxpayer advocate in the Commonwealth and her tireless work positively impacted public policy at all levels, making government more accountable to the people. I am very sorry to hear of her passing and my thoughts and prayers are with... Read more
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Business Standard India
Notes for corruptionSaturday," says Gunasekhar. "Every week, the crowd ranges from eight to 30, whi
Notes for corruption
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
Saturday," says Gunasekhar. "Every week, the crowd ranges from eight to 30, which shows that citizens are concerned about making government functioning transparent and honest." Another project that 5th Pillar introduced last year, AGNI trains... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Should the U.S. Fund Research and Development?history. In fact, the candidate was Mitt Romney. The 2012 GOP platform strongly
How Should the U.S. Fund Research and Development?
The Atlantic / Posted 25 days ago
history. In fact, the candidate was Mitt Romney. The 2012 GOP platform strongly supported government funding for research—making government research and development the closest thing in D.C. to a bipartisan value. Government funding for research... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Morning News and Stufftransit for those who don’t own cars. • Cincinnati City Manager Harry Black re
Morning News and Stuff
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 25 days ago
transit for those who don’t own cars. • Cincinnati City Manager Harry Black received some national recognition this week, making Government Technology magazine’s “Top 25 Doers, Dreamers and Drivers” list. Black joins other government... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
An election can't come soon enough for TurnbullCory Bernardi, told Capital Hill this week that the Government's priority was "
An election can't come soon enough for Turnbull
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 26 days ago
Cory Bernardi, told Capital Hill this week that the Government's priority was "getting the budget back in the black and making government sustainable". He went on: This is a critical budget for the future of the country. It's a critical choice... Read more
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Western Advocate
Keeping people out of hospitalthe program, but on the ground us GPs don’t know a thing about it, we’ve been k
Keeping people out of hospital
Western Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
the program, but on the ground us GPs don’t know a thing about it, we’ve been kept in the dark,” she said. Dr McClure said making government payments quarterly, rather than after every treatment, could have huge impacts on solo or very small GP... Read more
27d
The Financial Express
Anil Agarwal wants to model Vedanta on GE linesand gas, if some government clearances that we expect come through,” he said.
Anil Agarwal wants to model Vedanta on GE lines
The Financial Express / Posted 27 days ago
and gas, if some government clearances that we expect come through,” he said. Known as the acquisition man who bought loss-making government firms like Balco and Hindustan Zinc and turned them around, Agarwal said his group is “open to acquisitions... Read more
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The Economic Times
Anil Agarwal wants to model Vedanta on GE linesand gas, if some government clearances that we expect come through," he said.
Anil Agarwal wants to model Vedanta on GE lines
The Economic Times / Posted 27 days ago
and gas, if some government clearances that we expect come through," he said. Known as the acquisition man who bought loss-making government firms like Balco and Hindustan Zinc and turned them around, Agarwal said his group is "open to acquisitions... Read more
27d
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
House passes tax cut, reducing funds for budgetway to make government smaller,” said Rep. Joel Bomgar, R-Madison. But Rep. St
House passes tax cut, reducing funds for budget
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 27 days ago
way to make government smaller,” said Rep. Joel Bomgar, R-Madison. But Rep. Steve Holland, D-Plantersville, questioned making government smaller in Mississippi when there are needs in education, infrastructure, health care and other... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Imagining A Trump Administration? Count On Unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining A Trump Administration? Count On Unpredictability
CBS Baltimore / Posted 29 days ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump’s optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. “It’s not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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29d
Crosscut
Will Inslee allow severe layoffs for state spending watchdogs?His critics would say so. But that risks ignoring some of Inslee’s record and t
Will Inslee allow severe layoffs for state spending watchdogs?
Crosscut / Posted 29 days ago
His critics would say so. But that risks ignoring some of Inslee’s record and the work being done by state Democrats in making government more effective. Just last week, U.S. Sen. Patty Murray was celebrating President Barack Obama’s signing of... Read more
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Denver Post
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictability
Denver Post / Posted 29 days ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump's optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. "It's not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictability
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump's optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. "It's not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictability
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 29 days ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump's optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. "It's not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictability
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 29 days ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump's optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. "It's not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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Salon.com
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictability
Salon.com / Posted 29 days ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump’s optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. “It’s not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictability
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump's optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. "It's not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictability
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 29 days ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump's optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. "It's not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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ABC News
Imagining a Trump Administration? Count on Unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining a Trump Administration? Count on Unpredictability
ABC News / Posted 29 days ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump's optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. "It's not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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MLive.com
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictability
MLive.com / Posted a month ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump's optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. "It's not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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Salon.com
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictability
Salon.com / Posted a month ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump’s optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. “It’s not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictability
Daily Herald / Posted a month ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump's optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. "It's not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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The News & Observer
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictabilitysays. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, sa
Imagining a Trump administration? Count on unpredictability
The News & Observer / Posted a month ago
says. But Paul Light, a professor of public service at New York University, says Trump's optimistic pronouncements about making government function more like business are unrealistic. "It's not like doing a deal to put your name on the side of a... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Sanders supporters trying to sway state superdelegatesand Maria Cantwell also reaffirmed their support for Clinton. “Senator Murray
Sanders supporters trying to sway state superdelegates
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 1 months ago
and Maria Cantwell also reaffirmed their support for Clinton. “Senator Murray respects Senator Sanders and his passion for making government work for all families, but she has worked with Hillary for years and believes she will be an amazing voice... Read more
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11 News Houston
Sanders supporters trying to sway state superdelegatesand Maria Cantwell also reaffirmed their support for Clinton. “Senator Murray
Sanders supporters trying to sway state superdelegates
11 News Houston / Posted 1 months ago
and Maria Cantwell also reaffirmed their support for Clinton. “Senator Murray respects Senator Sanders and his passion for making government work for all families, but she has worked with Hillary for years and believes she will be an amazing voice... Read more
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