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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Migrant crisis: Cost of resettling 50 Syrian refugees in Norfolk debated by councillors– leaving Norfolk and its taxpayers to make up the £400,000 shortfall. At a me
Migrant crisis: Cost of resettling 50 Syrian refugees in Norfolk debated by councillors
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 33 minutes ago
– leaving Norfolk and its taxpayers to make up the £400,000 shortfall. At a meeting of the council’s policy and resources committee today, councillors agreed a decision should be made by full council. It also agreed an amendment made by... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Migrant crisis: Cost of resettling 50 Syrian refugees in Norfolk debated by councillors– leaving Norfolk and its taxpayers to make up the £400,000 shortfall. At a me
Migrant crisis: Cost of resettling 50 Syrian refugees in Norfolk debated by councillors
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted an hour ago
– leaving Norfolk and its taxpayers to make up the £400,000 shortfall. At a meeting of the council’s policy and resources committee today, councillors agreed a decision should be made by full council. It also agreed an amendment made by... Read more
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The Hill
Conservation program at center of energy bill fightLWCF provisions from coming out of a conference committee. He will sit on the p
Conservation program at center of energy bill fight
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
LWCF provisions from coming out of a conference committee. He will sit on the panel, and the four other Republican Natural Resources Committee members joining him all voted against the Democratic motion on Wednesday. LWCF supporters insist they... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Migrant crisis: Cost of resettling 50 Syrian refugees in Norfolk debated todaythe government. The ball is very much in their court.” A report which will com
Migrant crisis: Cost of resettling 50 Syrian refugees in Norfolk debated today
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 2 hours ago
the government. The ball is very much in their court.” A report which will come before Norfolk County Council’s policy and resources committee today estimates the minimum cost of resettlement to be £28,553 per refugee – a total of £1,427,659 over... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Migrant crisis: Cost of resettling 50 Syrian refugees in Norfolk debated todaythe government. The ball is very much in their court.” A report which will com
Migrant crisis: Cost of resettling 50 Syrian refugees in Norfolk debated today
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 3 hours ago
the government. The ball is very much in their court.” A report which will come before Norfolk County Council’s policy and resources committee today estimates the minimum cost of resettlement to be £28,553 per refugee – a total of £1,427,659 over... Read more
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The Hill
Hispanic lawmakers face painful decision on Puerto RicoManagement and Economic Stability Act — called PROMESA, from the Spanish word f
Hispanic lawmakers face painful decision on Puerto Rico
The Hill / Posted 19 hours ago
Management and Economic Stability Act — called PROMESA, from the Spanish word for “promise — cleared the House Natural Resources Committee on Wednesday. It establishes a seven-person oversight board that will decide how to restructure Puerto... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Family-owned Eastern Attachments plans £30m 10-year Attleborough investmentbe created. We want to get Norfolk moving, and this is a great example of that
Family-owned Eastern Attachments plans £30m 10-year Attleborough investment
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 21 hours ago
be created. We want to get Norfolk moving, and this is a great example of that happening.” The county council’s policy and resources committee is due to discuss the plan on Tuesday and it will also require permission from Breckland District... Read more
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Newsmax
Forbes.com: Puerto Rico Rescue Bill Is a Conservative Winis a "big win for limited government conservatives" despite being far from perf
Forbes.com: Puerto Rico Rescue Bill Is a Conservative Win
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
is a "big win for limited government conservatives" despite being far from perfect, Forbes.com reported. The House Natural Resources Committee last week backed a plan to help Puerto Rico escape crippling debt and expand the economy by a 29-10 vote... Read more
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The China Post
Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisansupporters have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Rep.
Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisan
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
supporters have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Rep. Rob Bishop, chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, is holding the hearing in East Millinocket at the request of Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin, who opposes... Read more
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Deseret News
Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisansupporters have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Rep.
Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisan
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
supporters have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Rep. Rob Bishop, chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, is holding the hearing in East Millinocket at the request of Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin, who opposes... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisansupporters have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Rep.
Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisan
The Oklahoman / Posted 2 days ago
supporters have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Rep. Rob Bishop, chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, is holding the hearing in East Millinocket at the request of Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin, who opposes... Read more
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Boston Globe
Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisansupporters have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Rep.
Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisan
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
supporters have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Rep. Rob Bishop, chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, is holding the hearing in East Millinocket at the request of Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin, who opposes... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisansupporters have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Rep.
Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisan
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
supporters have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Rep. Rob Bishop, chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, is holding the hearing in East Millinocket at the request of Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin, who opposes... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisansupporters have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Rep.
Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisan
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
supporters have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Rep. Rob Bishop, chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, is holding the hearing in East Millinocket at the request of Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin, who opposes... Read more
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ABC News
Idea for Burt's Bees Land to Become Park Becoming Partisanhave gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Republican Rep.
Idea for Burt's Bees Land to Become Park Becoming Partisan
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
have gone unclaimed, meaning there will be no formal support. Republican Rep. Rob Bishop, chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, is holding the hearing at the request of Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin, who opposes the monument... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Illiterate' Politicians Threat to Development - Masundacouncillors; you had the audit committee but not a single chartered accountant
'Illiterate' Politicians Threat to Development - Masunda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
councillors; you had the audit committee but not a single chartered accountant or certified accountant; you had the human resources committee, yet there was not a single HR person among the councillors ... the city runs 32 schools, yet you have no... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Senate approves bill declaring Batanes a cultural heritage, ecotourism zone(Photo courtesy of DENR) Sponsored by Senators Francis “Chiz” Escudero, chairm
Senate approves bill declaring Batanes a cultural heritage, ecotourism zone
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
(Photo courtesy of DENR) Sponsored by Senators Francis “Chiz” Escudero, chairman of the Senate environment and natural resources committee, and Loren Legarda, member of the Senate Committee on Tourism, the measure (House Bill 6152) seeks to... Read more
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The Inverness Courier
Car park charges hike fails to bring in moneycharges at Glenurquhart Road they would earn thousands of pounds a week.” The
Car park charges hike fails to bring in money
The Inverness Courier / Posted 3 days ago
charges at Glenurquhart Road they would earn thousands of pounds a week.” The issue was also raised at the council’s resources committee meeting on Wednesday, when Inverness Central councillor Richard Laird pointed out officials were warned... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
A Q-and-A with the Utah congressman who will run the East Millinocket national monument hearingtown office. Q: Why don’t we just start right in. Please describe how you beca
A Q-and-A with the Utah congressman who will run the East Millinocket national monument hearing
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
town office. Q: Why don’t we just start right in. Please describe how you became interested in serving on the Natural Resources Committee and what your role is as chairman. A: Well it’s because of geography if nothing else. Almost 70 percent... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at bestFILE - In this May 25, 2016 file photo, House Natural Resources Committee Chair
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at best
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this May 25, 2016 file photo, House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington during the committee's markup hearing on the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability... Read more
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The Herald News
Grant sought to improve Head of Westport areaofficials to meet with neighborhood groups about the grant. He and fellow selec
Grant sought to improve Head of Westport area
The Herald News / Posted 3 days ago
officials to meet with neighborhood groups about the grant. He and fellow selectmen also noted that the Westport Water Resources Committee become involved. WWRC Chairman Bill Harkins said his committee has not yet reviewed the grant application... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Democrats Plan To Keep Fight Going Over Puerto Rico BillRico -- home to 3.5 million American citizens -- the power to restructure its $
Democrats Plan To Keep Fight Going Over Puerto Rico Bill
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 days ago
Rico -- home to 3.5 million American citizens -- the power to restructure its $70 billion in debt. The House Natural Resources Committee passed the bill out of committee on Wednesday with strong Democratic support, but Sen. Bob Menendez... Read more
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The Hill
Puerto Rico debt relief faces serious challenges in Senateflaws. Still, they insist it’s the only viable solution to prevent a much worse
Puerto Rico debt relief faces serious challenges in Senate
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
flaws. Still, they insist it’s the only viable solution to prevent a much worse crisis. PROMESA passed the House Natural Resources Committee on Wednesday with wide bipartisan support, a key hurdle before a vote on final passage through the House.... Read more
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NBC News
Hispanic Caucus Wrestles With Puerto Rico Bill's Shortcomingsthan help Puerto Rico in the next year, "I don't view it as … July should be th
Hispanic Caucus Wrestles With Puerto Rico Bill's Shortcomings
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
than help Puerto Rico in the next year, "I don't view it as … July should be the end all and be all." The House Natural Resources Committee approved the bill with Democratic votes and Democratic support also is being counted on to get the bill... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Jim Keffer: Texas lawmakers take drilling-related seismicity seriouslyago, resulting in firm and fair regulations on induced seismicity. For six yea
Jim Keffer: Texas lawmakers take drilling-related seismicity seriously
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
ago, resulting in firm and fair regulations on induced seismicity. For six years I served as chairman of the House Energy Resources Committee, and I share the concerns of many citizens about the increase in seismic activity in North Texas. As... Read more
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The Hill
Senators float bipartisan wildfire billthat addresses both wildfire funding and forestry management,” said Murkowski,
Senators float bipartisan wildfire bill
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
that addresses both wildfire funding and forestry management,” said Murkowski, chairwoman of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. “This bipartisan discussion draft is an important first step toward ending the destructive practice of... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
On the risecan impose difficulties on those whose family earnings place them just beyond t
On the rise
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
can impose difficulties on those whose family earnings place them just beyond the cusp of financial aid. The University Resources Committee recognized as much in its 2014 report, which cited two concerns related to high sticker prices. First,... Read more
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Gazette
Review into closing council buildings and moving staff to Yate closesnow be considered in conjunction with further work on costs and the viability o
Review into closing council buildings and moving staff to Yate closes
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
now be considered in conjunction with further work on costs and the viability of a number of options when the council’s resources committee meets in June. At that meeting, councillors are expected to make a decision on which option) to... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
House OKs forest bill (again); Wyden intros Senate measuremanagement and wildfire budgeting. The bipartisan discussion draft reflects th
House OKs forest bill (again); Wyden intros Senate measure
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
management and wildfire budgeting. The bipartisan discussion draft reflects the work of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee to examine and find solutions for these issues over the past two congresses. The bill uses a cap... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Congress strikes deal to help financially ailing Puerto Ricoas well as the Obama administration. But some bondholders, unions and island of
Congress strikes deal to help financially ailing Puerto Rico
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
as well as the Obama administration. But some bondholders, unions and island officials have opposed it. The House Natural Resources Committee approved the legislation 29-10. "We have a constitutional, political and moral imperative to act," said... Read more
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Boston Globe
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee voteas well as the Obama administration. But some bondholders, unions, and island o
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee vote
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
as well as the Obama administration. But some bondholders, unions, and island officials have opposed it. The House Natural Resources Committee approved the legislation 29-10. ‘‘We have a constitutional, political, and moral imperative to act,’’... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Methow Valley copper mine would be blocked under billthat could impact rivers and salmon runs is something we can’t risk,” Cantwell,
Methow Valley copper mine would be blocked under bill
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
that could impact rivers and salmon runs is something we can’t risk,” Cantwell, ranking member of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, said in a prepared statement. Ever since Blue River Resources, based in Vancouver, B.C., filed for its... Read more
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The Hill
Puerto Rico bill clears panel | IRS chief vows to finish term | Bill would require nominees to release tax returnsHOUSE PANEL CLEARS PUERTO RICO BILL: The House Natural Resources Committee on W
Puerto Rico bill clears panel | IRS chief vows to finish term | Bill would require nominees to release tax returns
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
HOUSE PANEL CLEARS PUERTO RICO BILL: The House Natural Resources Committee on Wednesday approved legislation to help Puerto Rico handle its debt crisis. The committee approved the bill in a 29-10 vote, sending a measure hailed as the last, best hope... Read more
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Reuters
Puerto Rico rescue bill advances to full House voteand expand the economy, a move that could put a rescue before the House of Repr
Puerto Rico rescue bill advances to full House vote
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
and expand the economy, a move that could put a rescue before the House of Representatives within days. The House Natural Resources Committee endorsed the plan by a 29-10 vote and left intact most provisions endorsed by House Speaker Paul... Read more
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The Washington Times
House panel approves Puerto Rico rescue billand stiffs the island’s residents. Republicans and Democrats linked arms and p
House panel approves Puerto Rico rescue bill
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
and stiffs the island’s residents. Republicans and Democrats linked arms and pushed the bill through the House Natural Resources Committee on a 29-10 vote Wednesday, saying it’s the best a divided Congress can do to help Puerto Rico restructure... Read more
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Market Watch
Puerto Rico bill would allow probe into sales of bondsbrokers or advisers could also be investigated by the board, an entity called f
Puerto Rico bill would allow probe into sales of bonds
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
brokers or advisers could also be investigated by the board, an entity called for in the bill passed by the House Natural Resources Committee. The committee, which has jurisdiction over U.S. territories, approved the bill on a vote of 29-10.... Read more
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NBC News
Puerto Rico Bill Moves Forward, Bipartisan Compromise Holding29-10. Although the bill was slightly amended from what both parties and the a
Puerto Rico Bill Moves Forward, Bipartisan Compromise Holding
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
29-10. Although the bill was slightly amended from what both parties and the administration negotiated, the House Natural Resources Committee dispensed with proposed changes seen as bill killing by either side, such as one suggesting Puerto Rico... Read more
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The Columbian
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee voteas well as the Obama administration. But some bondholders, unions and island of
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee vote
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
as well as the Obama administration. But some bondholders, unions and island officials have opposed it. The House Natural Resources Committee approved the legislation 29-10. “We have a constitutional, political and moral imperative to act,” said... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee voteas well as the Obama administration. But some bondholders, unions and island of
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee vote
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
as well as the Obama administration. But some bondholders, unions and island officials have opposed it. The House Natural Resources Committee approved the legislation 29-10. "We have a constitutional, political and moral imperative to act," said... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee votebondholders, unions and island officials have opposed it. The committee approv
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee vote
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
bondholders, unions and island officials have opposed it. The committee approved the legislation 29-10. House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Rob Bishop, the Utah Republican who has led negotiations on the bill, says Congress has a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee votePedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee vote
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
Pedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 25, 2016, during a House Natural Resources Committee markup hearing on H.R. 5278, Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act. less Puerto... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee voteas well as the Obama administration. But some bondholders, unions and island of
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee vote
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
as well as the Obama administration. But some bondholders, unions and island officials have opposed it. The House Natural Resources Committee approved the legislation 29-10. "We have a constitutional, political and moral imperative to act," said... Read more
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The News-Times
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee votePedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee vote
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
Pedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 25, 2016, during a House Natural Resources Committee markup hearing on H.R. 5278, Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act. less Puerto... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee votePedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday
Puerto Rico clears first hurdle with committee vote
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 days ago
Pedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 25, 2016, during a House Natural Resources Committee markup hearing on H.R. 5278, Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act. less Puerto... Read more
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The Hill
House panel approves Puerto Rico debt reliefThe House Natural Resources Committee on Wednesday approved legislation to help
House panel approves Puerto Rico debt relief
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
The House Natural Resources Committee on Wednesday approved legislation to help Puerto Rico handle its debt crisis. The committee approved the bill in a 29-10 vote, sending a measure hailed as the last best hope for Puerto Rico and backed by House... Read more
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Everett Herald
House GOP faces first vote on Puerto Rico billCommissioner Pedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico (second from left), listens on Capi
House GOP faces first vote on Puerto Rico bill
Everett Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico (second from left), listens on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday during a House Natural Resources Committee markup hearing on H.R. 5278, Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability... Read more
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Darien News-Review
House GOP faces first vote on Puerto Rico billPedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday
House GOP faces first vote on Puerto Rico bill
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 days ago
Pedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 25, 2016, during a House Natural Resources Committee markup hearing on H.R. 5278, Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act. less Puerto... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
House GOP faces first vote on Puerto Rico billPedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday
House GOP faces first vote on Puerto Rico bill
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
Pedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 25, 2016, during a House Natural Resources Committee markup hearing on H.R. 5278, Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act. less Puerto... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
House GOP faces first vote on Puerto Rico billPedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday
House GOP faces first vote on Puerto Rico bill
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Pedro Pierluisi, D-Puerto Rico, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 25, 2016, during a House Natural Resources Committee markup hearing on H.R. 5278, Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act. less Puerto... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
House GOP faces first vote on Puerto Rico billisland officials have opposed it. "We have a constitutional, political and mor
House GOP faces first vote on Puerto Rico bill
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
island officials have opposed it. "We have a constitutional, political and moral imperative to act," said House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Rob Bishop, the Utah Republican who has led negotiations on the bill. The panel began... Read more
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