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AllAfrica.com
Six Takeaways From Buhari's Participation in 'TICAD 6'Conference on African Development "TICAD 6" just ended in Nairobi, Kenya and in
Six Takeaways From Buhari's Participation in 'TICAD 6'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Conference on African Development "TICAD 6" just ended in Nairobi, Kenya and in attendance were several African Presidents and Prime Ministers including our own Muhammadu Buhari and the co-convener of the conference, Shinzo Abe, the head... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Marshall Council hears local funding requestsSouthwest Initiative Foundation, are all agencies outside the city, but receive
Marshall Council hears local funding requests
Marshall Independent / Posted 9 hours ago
Southwest Initiative Foundation, are all agencies outside the city, but receive city funding. In addition to presenting the council with their requests for funding in 2017, Tuesday's presentations were also a chance for groups to update the council... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Rules broken in Civil Service Board selectionGeneral's Opinion, the list from Williams "must originate from the institution
Rules broken in Civil Service Board selection
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
General's Opinion, the list from Williams "must originate from the institution of higher education and not from the city council." In May 2016, Williams put his list of four candidates together and submitted it to the council, but this year... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Rules broken in Civil Service Board selectionGeneral's Opinion, the list from Williams "must originate from the institution
Rules broken in Civil Service Board selection
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
General's Opinion, the list from Williams "must originate from the institution of higher education and not from the city council." In May 2016, Williams put his list of four candidates together and submitted it to the council, but this year... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
American Bar Association approves several initiativesinitiatives advanced at the annual meeting in August in San Francisco: � The A
American Bar Association approves several initiatives
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted yesterday
initiatives advanced at the annual meeting in August in San Francisco: � The ABA House of Delegates concurred with the ABA Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions in allowing law students to get credit for externships.�It was one... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Letters to the Editor:That speaks volumes about Leftist propaganda. Jamie PostApple ValleyBlame Adela
Letters to the Editor:
Desert Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
That speaks volumes about Leftist propaganda. Jamie PostApple ValleyBlame Adelanto for Mavs demiseWay to go, Adelanto City Council. There was exactly one reason for anyone to visit Adelanto, besides picking up a prisoner relative. Now it's gone. I... Read more
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Minda News
Disarm politicians in Sulu to win war vs Abu Sayyaf, Duterte urgedof removing the water at which the fish swims.” “Disarm the local politicians
Disarm politicians in Sulu to win war vs Abu Sayyaf, Duterte urged
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
of removing the water at which the fish swims.” “Disarm the local politicians and you will succeed where the previous Presidents have failed,” the SSM said. “Unholy alliances” The SSM said their recommendation to the Duterte is not new but... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Faction Rejects IYCs Alleged Decisions On Ceasefire, Othersstatement on the NDA and Reformed Egbesu Fraternity's ceasefire announcements.
Faction Rejects IYCs Alleged Decisions On Ceasefire, Others
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
statement on the NDA and Reformed Egbesu Fraternity's ceasefire announcements. This is because we are still consulting with past presidents, leaders-in-council and "Ogbos' as well as other critical stakeholders. "When the consultations are ripe, we... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Don't Drag Us Into Politics of Avengers' Ceasefire, IYC Warnsyet to issue any such statement. "For the sake of clarity, we want to state un
Don't Drag Us Into Politics of Avengers' Ceasefire, IYC Warns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
yet to issue any such statement. "For the sake of clarity, we want to state unequivocally that as of today, the Ijaw Youth Council has not issued any statement on the NDA and Reformed Egbesu Fraternity ceasefire announcements. "This is because we... Read more
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The Hill
Trump’s immigration pivot: A timeline2014 that advocated for a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. Tru
Trump’s immigration pivot: A timeline
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
2014 that advocated for a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. Trump meets with the National Hispanic Advisory Council For Trump and speculation swirls. Early reports claim he expressed a willingness to accept a legal status for... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Speech Of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte During The Oath Taking Of Officers Of The League Of Cities And Provincestime Mayor of Davao City. A good 23 years. Kaya naiilang ako pag magtindig-tind
Speech Of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte During The Oath Taking Of Officers Of The League Of Cities And Provinces
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 6 days ago
time Mayor of Davao City. A good 23 years. Kaya naiilang ako pag magtindig-tindig kayo, even doon sa National Security Council. Sanay ako ng… kaya I’d rather you address me as Mayor kasi mas maganda pakinggan. Ang Presidente kasi minsan…... Read more
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New Kerala
UN General Assembly President-elect to visit India - newkerala.com #109670Mogens Lykketoft of Denmark. During the next Assembly sessionm Thomson will pl
UN General Assembly President-elect to visit India - newkerala.com #109670
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Mogens Lykketoft of Denmark. During the next Assembly sessionm Thomson will play a crucial role in reviving the Security Council reform process -- an issue of importance to India -- that has stalled in the current session after a promising start.... Read more
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DW
Walter Scheel, Germany's singing president, is dead |was a member of Germany's classically liberal Free Democrats (FDP) since 1946.
Walter Scheel, Germany's singing president, is dead |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
was a member of Germany's classically liberal Free Democrats (FDP) since 1946. He first represented the FDP in the city council of Solingen, then in the state parliament of North Rhine-Westphalia and later in the Bundestag. In 1968, he was named... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dream team of historians proposed to advise US presidentown country and of others. Professors Graham Allison and Niall Ferguson are ca
Dream team of historians proposed to advise US president
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
own country and of others. Professors Graham Allison and Niall Ferguson are calling on the next US president to create a Council of Historical Advisers that would tackle present problems by looking to the past. Professors Graham Allison... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
A GOOD AGE: At 100, never too old for stand-uplife, along with an ability to be organized and to tackle problems head-on, inc
A GOOD AGE: At 100, never too old for stand-up
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 7 days ago
life, along with an ability to be organized and to tackle problems head-on, including her own loss of vision over the past 15 years. “She’s an amazing woman,” Gillis’ granddaughter, Marcella Belsan of Scituate, said. “She has had an... Read more
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CTV News
Possible to court China even without trade deal: global experttapped by Ottawa to help lift Canada's lacklustre growth. Dominic Barton, chai
Possible to court China even without trade deal: global expert
CTV News / Posted 8 days ago
tapped by Ottawa to help lift Canada's lacklustre growth. Dominic Barton, chairman of the Liberal government's hand-picked council of economic advisers, spoke to The Canadian Press about the country's opportunities to do more business in China --... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
A GOOD AGE: At 100, she hasn't found “an expiration date yet”life, along with an ability to be organized and to tackle problems head-on, inc
A GOOD AGE: At 100, she hasn't found “an expiration date yet”
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
life, along with an ability to be organized and to tackle problems head-on, including her own loss of vision over the past 15 years. “She’s an amazing woman,” Gillis’ granddaughter, Marcella Belsan of Scituate, said. “She has had an... Read more
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Crosscut
Activists mount last stand against Asian trade agreementeffort, coal exports divided organized labor, with several heavyweights such as
Activists mount last stand against Asian trade agreement
Crosscut / Posted 9 days ago
effort, coal exports divided organized labor, with several heavyweights such as the Pierce and Snohomish County Labor Councils and Seattle/King County Building Trades supporting Gateway. On Friday, the push took the form of an eclectic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burundi, Rwanda Ties Deteriorateof the state". Members of the East African Legislative Assembly, the legislati
Burundi, Rwanda Ties Deteriorate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
of the state". Members of the East African Legislative Assembly, the legislative arm of the EAC, were in Rwanda this past week to probe the decision by Burundi. EALA Speaker Fred Kidega said the assembly will look into the decision by... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Young Blood vs Dead Wood: Where are the ANC’s Maimanes and Malemas?leaders who could energise the party, two names always come up: Malusi Gigaba a
Young Blood vs Dead Wood: Where are the ANC’s Maimanes and Malemas?
Daily Maverick / Posted 9 days ago
leaders who could energise the party, two names always come up: Malusi Gigaba and Fikile Mbalula. Both are former ANCYL presidents and are therefore seen as people schooled in the movement who can bring new life to the party. But what strong... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Chinese donors to Australian political parties: who gave how much? An ABC investigation of political donations from the past two years reveals C
Chinese donors to Australian political parties: who gave how much?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
An ABC investigation of political donations from the past two years reveals Chinese businesses are by far the largest foreign-linked donors to both major parties. Between 2013 and... Read more
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Victor Post
Gearan to step down as president of Hobart and William Smith Collegesgrowth,” according to the announcement.“At the time of his appointment in 1999,
Gearan to step down as president of Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Victor Post / Posted 11 days ago
growth,” according to the announcement.“At the time of his appointment in 1999, Gearan was one of the youngest college presidents in the nation and a ‘non-traditional' choice given his background as director of the Peace Corps and White House... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Wildebeests and disrespect: Why Dallas cop and firefighter associations don't get along with Lee KleinmanDallas City Council member Lee Kleinman doesn't care for organized labor and ha
Wildebeests and disrespect: Why Dallas cop and firefighter associations don't get along with Lee Kleinman
Dallas Morning News / Posted 11 days ago
Dallas City Council member Lee Kleinman doesn't care for organized labor and has spent the last three years on the verge of a clash with police and fire associations. But this week, the conflict blew up into the biggest political feud in Dallas. On... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zanu PF crumbles as the MDC re-emergeshe waited patiently for his turn. But there are simmering problems to his asce
Zanu PF crumbles as the MDC re-emerges
New Zimbabwe / Posted 12 days ago
he waited patiently for his turn. But there are simmering problems to his ascendancy. The first problem has to do with his past. He is despised in many parts of Matabeleland and has a lot to do to endear himself with the Ndebele people, a large... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Knows How to End N'Delta Crisis - UNDEDSSof students this year in the National Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta St
Buhari Knows How to End N'Delta Crisis - UNDEDSS
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
of students this year in the National Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta State; the rebirth of the Niger Delta Council (with its five relevant sub-committees!) of President Yaradua's 2009 template. "And the guarantee of safe passage... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Gearan to step down as president of Hobart and William Smith Collegesgrowth,” according to the announcement.“At the time of his appointment in 1999,
Gearan to step down as president of Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Henrietta Post / Posted 12 days ago
growth,” according to the announcement.“At the time of his appointment in 1999, Gearan was one of the youngest college presidents in the nation and a ‘non-traditional' choice given his background as director of the Peace Corps and White House... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Gloves are off' - ANCYL warns in Nelson Mandela Baycorrespondent and Jenni Evans Cape Town – The ANCYL warned that the disruption
'Gloves are off' - ANCYL warns in Nelson Mandela Bay
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
correspondent and Jenni Evans Cape Town – The ANCYL warned that the disruption of the Nelson Mandela Bay metro’s first council meeting on Thursday was merely the beginning. The ANC had threatened to seek a court interdict to stop the meeting... Read more
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The Christian Post
Biographer's Claim That George W Bush Invaded Iraq to Fulfill Bible Prophecy Debunked by Expertsa move historians and national security experts are lambasting this week. Jean
Biographer's Claim That George W Bush Invaded Iraq to Fulfill Bible Prophecy Debunked by Experts
The Christian Post / Posted 13 days ago
a move historians and national security experts are lambasting this week. Jean Edward Smith, who has penned biographies of past presidents like Dwight D. Eisenhower and Franklin Delano Roosevelt, begins his latest book titled Bush, which was... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Gearan to step down as president of Hobart and William Smith Collegesgrowth,” according to the announcement.“At the time of his appointment in 1999,
Gearan to step down as president of Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 13 days ago
growth,” according to the announcement.“At the time of his appointment in 1999, Gearan was one of the youngest college presidents in the nation and a ‘non-traditional' choice given his background as director of the Peace Corps and White House... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Gearan to step down as president of Hobart and William Smith Collegesgrowth,” according to the announcement.“At the time of his appointment in 1999,
Gearan to step down as president of Hobart and William Smith Colleges
MPNnow.com / Posted 13 days ago
growth,” according to the announcement.“At the time of his appointment in 1999, Gearan was one of the youngest college presidents in the nation and a ‘non-traditional' choice given his background as director of the Peace Corps and White House... Read more
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Wayne Post
Gearan to step down as president of Hobart and William Smith Collegesgrowth,” according to the announcement.“At the time of his appointment in 1999,
Gearan to step down as president of Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Wayne Post / Posted 13 days ago
growth,” according to the announcement.“At the time of his appointment in 1999, Gearan was one of the youngest college presidents in the nation and a ‘non-traditional' choice given his background as director of the Peace Corps and White House... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidential Pardon Not an Affront to Judiciarythen, there is no reason why that error should be perpetuated simply because it
Presidential Pardon Not an Affront to Judiciary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
then, there is no reason why that error should be perpetuated simply because it has been done with impunity in the past. "Public policy and commonsense" pleaded by the defendant, cannot be suffered to oust the operation of what, in my view,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jailing of Montie 3 Unconstitutional - Martin Amiduthen, there is no reason why that error should be perpetuated simply because it
Jailing of Montie 3 Unconstitutional - Martin Amidu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
then, there is no reason why that error should be perpetuated simply because it has been done with impunity in the past. "Public policy and commonsense" pleaded by the defendant, cannot be suffered to oust the operation of what, in my view,... Read more
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Island Packet
Past presidents’ art highlight SOBA showDave Dickson is past president and a longtime member of the Society of Bluffton
Past presidents’ art highlight SOBA show
Island Packet / Posted 13 days ago
Dave Dickson is past president and a longtime member of the Society of Bluffton Artists. But, on the day of my visit to the gallery, he was fulfilling one of his many responsibilities as a gracious volunteer. He was carefully wrapping a package of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#ZambiaDecides On Their President and Bill of Rightsof rights were run alongside the general vote, so in just one day, the people v
#ZambiaDecides On Their President and Bill of Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
of rights were run alongside the general vote, so in just one day, the people voted for a new president, parliament, mayor, council and a bill of rights. And you thought South African local elections were confusing with two or three ballot... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Montie FM criminal contempt - Martin Amidu's takeof any conviction for crime including the offences constituting criminal contem
Montie FM criminal contempt - Martin Amidu's take
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 14 days ago
of any conviction for crime including the offences constituting criminal contempt of court after consultation with the Council of State. As for the argument that it will be an interference with the independence of the judiciary to grant any... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Seven eye new African FIFA council placesCAPE TOWN: Seven candidates, including two Confederation of African Football (C
Seven eye new African FIFA council places
New Zimbabwe / Posted 14 days ago
CAPE TOWN: Seven candidates, including two Confederation of African Football (CAF) vice presidents, are standing for election to be the continent's two new representatives on the reformed FIFA Council next month, CAF said on Saturday. Africa is to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
My Removal, Act of God, Says Ex-JAMB RegistrarThe immediate past Registrar/Chief Executive Officer, Joint Admissions and Matr
My Removal, Act of God, Says Ex-JAMB Registrar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The immediate past Registrar/Chief Executive Officer, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Professor, Dibu Ojerinde, has said his removal was not occasioned by rumoured disagreement he had with the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Curry faces tough questions at town hall meeting on half-cent sales tax for pensionsthe Republican presidential nominee. He said in hindsight, he should have talk
Curry faces tough questions at town hall meeting on half-cent sales tax for pensions
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
the Republican presidential nominee. He said in hindsight, he should have talked before the rally with African-American pastors so he could explain his decision and have open lines of communication. He said he campaigned as a Republican but has... Read more
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The Telegraph
The Trump effect(July 29, an article from which I have used in the next two paragraphs) showed
The Trump effect
The Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
(July 29, an article from which I have used in the next two paragraphs) showed the changes in median incomes under four presidents: 3 per cent under George H.W. Bush, +4 per cent under Bill Clinton, -4 per cent under the second Bush, and -3 per... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Bulletin Board | October 2, 2011 MARION TOWNSHIP BOARD will meet at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 3, in the township hall,
Bulletin Board | October 2, 2011
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 17 days ago
 MARION TOWNSHIP BOARD will meet at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 3, in the township hall, 11925 S. Merrill Rd.  CHESANING VILLAGE COUNCIL will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4, in the council chambers at the village office, 1100 W. Broad Street.  BRADY... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Seven candidates for new African places on FIFA councilCAPE TOWN: Seven candidates, including two Confederation of African Football (C
Seven candidates for new African places on FIFA council
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
CAPE TOWN: Seven candidates, including two Confederation of African Football (CAF) vice presidents, are standing for election to be the continent's two new representatives on the reformed FIFA Council next month, CAF said on Saturday. Africa is to... Read more
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The Signal
John Zaring: So these are our choices?constantly, endlessly. Trump subscribes to the theory that there’s no such thi
John Zaring: So these are our choices?
The Signal / Posted 18 days ago
constantly, endlessly. Trump subscribes to the theory that there’s no such thing as bad publicity, and for most of the past year it has served him well. He makes an outlandish claim, usually at least one every few days, and then just keeps... Read more
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The Evening Sun
National and local figures share memories of local businessman, philanthropist and friend, H. William Smith, Jr.made him one of the youngest dealers in the United States. Smith was President
National and local figures share memories of local businessman, philanthropist and friend, H. William Smith, Jr.
The Evening Sun / Posted 19 days ago
made him one of the youngest dealers in the United States. Smith was President of Smith-Norwich for 55 years, as well as Presidents of H. W. Smith & Sons, Inc., Harry W. Smith Real Estate Corp., and Smith-Cooperstown, Inc. in Cooperstown. He was... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
How Maine quietly handed off financial oversight of a $23M program for infantsfor the trust’s contract was publicly displayed from Feb. 11 — the Thursday bef
How Maine quietly handed off financial oversight of a $23M program for infants
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
for the trust’s contract was publicly displayed from Feb. 11 — the Thursday before a long weekend for many, heading into Presidents Day and February school vacation — through Feb. 17. Sheryl Peavey, the chief operating officer at the Maine... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mayor Curry says criticisms of pension plan from past council presidents miss the markMayor Lenny Curry on Thursday defended his pension-tax plan from criticism lodg
Mayor Curry says criticisms of pension plan from past council presidents miss the mark
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
Mayor Lenny Curry on Thursday defended his pension-tax plan from criticism lodged by two former City Council presidents, saying the two past public officials failed to solve the problem when they were in office and arguing their suggestions showed a... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
CRAWFORD COMMENTARY | Who were our most-qualified candidates for President?got me scrambling to examine the record. The fact of the matter is, it’s hard t
CRAWFORD COMMENTARY | Who were our most-qualified candidates for President?
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 19 days ago
got me scrambling to examine the record. The fact of the matter is, it’s hard to match resumes with any of our early presidents. I mean, look at James Madison. “Author of the Bill of Rights” is a pretty good line on a resume, no matter what... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Sorry Trump, 5% unemployment is not a 'hoax'produce. The motto at the BLS is "accurate, timely, unbiased" data. Trump is h
Sorry Trump, 5% unemployment is not a 'hoax'
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 days ago
produce. The motto at the BLS is "accurate, timely, unbiased" data. Trump is hardly the first to hate on the BLS. Many presidents have been irate at the agency because they wished the unemployment rate and jobs data were rosier. President... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Sorry Trump, 5% unemployment is not a 'hoax'produce. The motto at the BLS is "accurate, timely, unbiased" data. Trump is h
Sorry Trump, 5% unemployment is not a 'hoax'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 19 days ago
produce. The motto at the BLS is "accurate, timely, unbiased" data. Trump is hardly the first to hate on the BLS. Many presidents have been irate at the agency because they wished the unemployment rate and jobs data were rosier. President... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Sorry Trump, 5% unemployment is not a 'hoax'produce. The motto at the BLS is "accurate, timely, unbiased" data. Trump is h
Sorry Trump, 5% unemployment is not a 'hoax'
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 19 days ago
produce. The motto at the BLS is "accurate, timely, unbiased" data. Trump is hardly the first to hate on the BLS. Many presidents have been irate at the agency because they wished the unemployment rate and jobs data were rosier. President... Read more
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