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Pilipino Star
Awkward!The most awkward moment in the Senate’s recent history was when Senator Leila D
Awkward!
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 hours ago
The most awkward moment in the Senate’s recent history was when Senator Leila De Lima, chairperson of the Senate Committee on Justice and Human Rights led the probe on drug suspects’ extrajudicial killings. A few days before the probe, she was... Read more
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The Manila Times
Senate ethics panel to decide on complaint vs de LimaTHE SENATE Committee on Ethics and Privileges is expected to decide this week i
Senate ethics panel to decide on complaint vs de Lima
The Manila Times / Posted 10 hours ago
THE SENATE Committee on Ethics and Privileges is expected to decide this week if it will give due course or not to an ethics complaint filed against Sen. Leila de Lima. Senate Majority Leader Vincente Sotto 3rd said the committee would hold an... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Nashua police laud communicationgovernment can do that his department already isn't doing. "Our response has a
Nashua police laud communication
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
government can do that his department already isn't doing. "Our response has always been very good," Lavoie said. The committee formed under Senate Bill 370, passed earlier this year, started meeting this week in Concord. The committee is... Read more
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Business Insider
The Democrats are failing Obamacareon health care reform issues since Obamacare passed,” said Adam Green, a co-fou
The Democrats are failing Obamacare
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
on health care reform issues since Obamacare passed,” said Adam Green, a co-founder of the Progressive Change Campaign Committee. The progressive pressure group, Green said, is considering a “big campaign on [the public option] very soon” and... Read more
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Orange County Register
Contentious O.C. charter school process highlights outdated systemstudents and parents caught in between. This tension was on full display at a
Contentious O.C. charter school process highlights outdated system
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
students and parents caught in between. This tension was on full display at a recent legislative hearing before the state Senate Education Committee, where district representatives testified that California’s charter school laws have failed to... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Tax with a purposejoined five other senators in introducing the Budgeting for Opioid Addiction Tr
Tax with a purpose
Minot Daily News / Posted yesterday
joined five other senators in introducing the Budgeting for Opioid Addiction Treatment Act (LifeBOAT) last May. The U.S. Senate Committee on Finance, headed by Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, will be taking up the bill. A date has not yet been... Read more
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The Daily Californian
A conversation with Carla Hesseof sexual misconduct at UC Berkeley. The interview has been edited for length a
A conversation with Carla Hesse
The Daily Californian / Posted 2 days ago
of sexual misconduct at UC Berkeley. The interview has been edited for length and clarity. The Daily Californian: What new resources exist for those who have been the victim of sexual misconduct or sexual assault? Carla Hesse: The Office for the... Read more
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The Atlantic
Joe Biden, Geopolitical Therapistto do, I’ve found in 44 years [in government], is prioritize the most consequen
Joe Biden, Geopolitical Therapist
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
to do, I’ve found in 44 years [in government], is prioritize the most consequential threats and concerns, and allocate resources relative to the nature of the threat. There is a tendency to respond to the “wolf at the door,” but [policymakers]... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
The Democratic Primary Candidates13 primary. Sept. 13 primary election contests are slated for U.S. Representat
The Democratic Primary Candidates
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
13 primary. Sept. 13 primary election contests are slated for U.S. Representative, Lt. Governor, Insurance Commissioner, Senate District 1 and District 9, House Districts 7, 9, 10, 14 and 15 and Kent Levy Court District 3. Each candidate was... Read more
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Dover Post
The Democratic Primary Candidates13 primary. Sept. 13 primary election contests are slated for U.S. Representat
The Democratic Primary Candidates
Dover Post / Posted 2 days ago
13 primary. Sept. 13 primary election contests are slated for U.S. Representative, Lt. Governor, Insurance Commissioner, Senate District 1 and District 9, House Districts 7, 9, 10, 14 and 15 and Kent Levy Court District 3. Each candidate was... Read more
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The Manila Times
Senate sets probe PH rocks and soil ‘used’ in China sea reclamationTHE Senate Committee on Accountability of Public Officers and Investigations (b
Senate sets probe PH rocks and soil ‘used’ in China sea reclamation
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
THE Senate Committee on Accountability of Public Officers and Investigations (blue ribbon committee) will conduct its first investigation next week of “treacherous” excavations in Zambales province and smuggling of soil and rocks used to build... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Press Conference Of PCO Secretary Martin Andanar, Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella And Socioeconomic Planning Secretary And Director General Of The National Economic And Development Authority Dr. Ernesto M. Perniainfrastructure development which has been rather slow in the previous administr
Press Conference Of PCO Secretary Martin Andanar, Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella And Socioeconomic Planning Secretary And Director General Of The National Economic And Development Authority Dr. Ernesto M. Pernia
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 2 days ago
infrastructure development which has been rather slow in the previous administration. The Investment Coordination Committee or the ICC has so far approved 10 projects already, just last August 2nd. With a total of 320 billion pesos in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Clinton says Trump is “helping a radical fringe take over the Republican Party”community.’’ Weinstein helped organize a letter signed by more than 100 Republ
Clinton says Trump is “helping a radical fringe take over the Republican Party”
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
community.’’ Weinstein helped organize a letter signed by more than 100 Republicans calling on the Republican National Committee to cut off money and other resources from Trump in favor of House and Senate candidates. He said he did not... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Drug maker Mylan tries to satisfy critics as EpiPen price hikes draw scornto harness the widespread outrage into action on the broader issue of rising pr
Drug maker Mylan tries to satisfy critics as EpiPen price hikes draw scorn
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
to harness the widespread outrage into action on the broader issue of rising prescription drug costs. Earlier this week, Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, wrote Mylan demanding an explanation for the price increases to EpiPen. In... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
The National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversarymarks the centennial of the National Park Service, the mission of which is to p
The National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
marks the centennial of the National Park Service, the mission of which is to preserve “unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prudent Monitoring Mechanism Needed in Command Agricspearheaded by the then Agriculture Minister Dr Joseph Made and Defence Ministe
Prudent Monitoring Mechanism Needed in Command Agric
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
spearheaded by the then Agriculture Minister Dr Joseph Made and Defence Minister Dr Sydney Sekeramayi. The Joint Operation Committee (JOC) comprising of the army, police, prisons and the intelligence services were also involved in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Senator Elected 10 Months Before End of Session Was Paid for 4 Years - Audit Reportto the National Assembly, but its full details recently became public. It cont
How Senator Elected 10 Months Before End of Session Was Paid for 4 Years - Audit Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
to the National Assembly, but its full details recently became public. It contains shocking revelations of how state resources were squandered on bogus spending, and how officials, in many cases, arbitrarily spent billions of naira without... Read more
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USA Today
The National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversarymarks the centennial of the National Park Service, the mission of which is to p
The National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
marks the centennial of the National Park Service, the mission of which is to preserve “unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future... Read more
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The Manila Times
Drug killings proof of lawlessness – AIon Wednesday. The group issued the statement after Philippine National Police
Drug killings proof of lawlessness – AI
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
on Wednesday. The group issued the statement after Philippine National Police chief Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa informed the Senate that unidentified persons or groups have killed at least 1,067 people while the police shot dead more than 712 drug... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Waku to Buhari - Probe OBJ or Forget Anti-Corruption WarFormer Chairman, Senate Committee on Water Resources, Senator Joseph Waku, has
Waku to Buhari - Probe OBJ or Forget Anti-Corruption War
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Former Chairman, Senate Committee on Water Resources, Senator Joseph Waku, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to either probe former President Olusegun Obasanjo or forget about his current war against corruption in the country. He also predicted... Read more
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Fortune
Here's Who Mylan CEO Is Blaming for EpiPen Sticker Shockbe higher. On Wednesday, Clinton said there was no justification for the price
Here's Who Mylan CEO Is Blaming for EpiPen Sticker Shock
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
be higher. On Wednesday, Clinton said there was no justification for the price hikes. Her comments came shortly after the Senate Committee on Aging asked Mylan to provide information on the reasoning behind what it called the “drastic” price... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lawmakers hear testimony on counterterrorism task forcesthe state emergency management law in a way that enhances readiness but preserv
Lawmakers hear testimony on counterterrorism task forces
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
the state emergency management law in a way that enhances readiness but preserves their flexibility. Members of the joint Senate and House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee heard more than two hours of testimony at the Gino J.... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Portman brings re-election effort to countyCapito is on the energy and natural resources committee along with Portman, and
Portman brings re-election effort to county
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Capito is on the energy and natural resources committee along with Portman, and one of her biggest concerns is coal jobs. Portman, who agrees in the importance of coal jobs in eastern Ohio, spoke Wednesday afternoon at the Spread Eagle Tavern here... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Portman, Capito speak on importance of coal jobsCapito is on the energy and natural resources committee along with Portman and
Portman, Capito speak on importance of coal jobs
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 3 days ago
Capito is on the energy and natural resources committee along with Portman and one of her biggest concerns is coal jobs. Portman, who agrees in the importance of coal jobs in eastern Ohio, spoke Wednesday afternoon at the Spread Eagle Tavern here... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
California lawmakers approve extension of climate change lawto zero-emission vehicle mandates and restrictions on the carbon content of gas
California lawmakers approve extension of climate change law
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
to zero-emission vehicle mandates and restrictions on the carbon content of gasoline and diesel fuel. SB32 passed in the Senate on a 25-13 vote, a day after it won crucial support from business-minded Democratic lawmakers in the state Assembly... Read more
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Salem News
US senator stumps in area with colleagueCapito is on the energy and natural resources committee along with Portman and
US senator stumps in area with colleague
Salem News / Posted 3 days ago
Capito is on the energy and natural resources committee along with Portman and one of her biggest concerns is coal jobs. Portman, who agrees in the importance of coal jobs in eastern Ohio, spoke Wednesday afternoon at the Spread Eagle Tavern here... Read more
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Daily Record
Voters deserve fully operational ELEC boardwho break campaign finance laws do not go unpunished. It is essential that we f
Voters deserve fully operational ELEC board
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
who break campaign finance laws do not go unpunished. It is essential that we fill these vacancies as soon as possible. Senate Democrats are apparently considering potential ELEC board nominees, and the Governor’s office has stated that our... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Gov. Hassan, state officials call on federal government to assist in state's drug crisisand Drug Abuse. Gov. Maggie Hassan said she has worked to get funding to pay f
Gov. Hassan, state officials call on federal government to assist in state's drug crisis
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 3 days ago
and Drug Abuse. Gov. Maggie Hassan said she has worked to get funding to pay for treatment centers, additional police resources and education, but it’s time for Washington to step in and help. “It is simply unacceptable that Congress has... Read more
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Brandon Sun
California lawmakers approve extension of climate change lawto zero-emission vehicle mandates and restrictions on the carbon content of gas
California lawmakers approve extension of climate change law
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
to zero-emission vehicle mandates and restrictions on the carbon content of gasoline and diesel fuel. SB32 passed in the Senate on a 25-13 vote, a day after it won crucial support from business-minded Democratic lawmakers in the state Assembly... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California lawmakers approve extension of climate change lawto zero-emission vehicle mandates and restrictions on the carbon content of gas
California lawmakers approve extension of climate change law
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
to zero-emission vehicle mandates and restrictions on the carbon content of gasoline and diesel fuel. SB32 passed in the Senate on a 25-13 vote, a day after it won crucial support from business-minded Democratic lawmakers in the state Assembly... Read more
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Newsmax
Newsmax's 50 Most Influential Mormons in AmericaThey easily could have all been listed. We opted instead, however, to list only
Newsmax's 50 Most Influential Mormons in America
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
They easily could have all been listed. We opted instead, however, to list only those with particular influence, such as committee assignments, caucus leadership, etc. Special: Leading Heart Doctor Reveals Proof of an Afterlife Finally, it is... Read more
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Wayne Post
New FLCC president to new students: ‘Go find your passion’about as students got their bearings. Bright blue and green balloons towered ab
New FLCC president to new students: ‘Go find your passion’
Wayne Post / Posted 3 days ago
about as students got their bearings. Bright blue and green balloons towered above the staircases and doorwaysA welcoming committee of seasoned students included Melvin Madera and Ben Roeland. Madera, a 2015 Geneva High School graduate, passed out... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Labor to relaunch inquiry into Sundance Resources, Snowy Mountain Engineering CoLabor to relaunch corporate corruption inquiry into Sundance Resources, Snowy M
Labor to relaunch inquiry into Sundance Resources, Snowy Mountain Engineering Co
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Labor to relaunch corporate corruption inquiry into Sundance Resources, Snowy Mountain Engineering Co By Fairfax Media's Nick McKenzie The Federal Opposition will relaunch a senate inquiry into corporate corruption after a new scandal involving two... Read more
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MPNnow.com
New FLCC president to new students: ‘Go find your passion’about as students got their bearings. Bright blue and green balloons towered ab
New FLCC president to new students: ‘Go find your passion’
MPNnow.com / Posted 3 days ago
about as students got their bearings. Bright blue and green balloons towered above the staircases and doorwaysA welcoming committee of seasoned students included Melvin Madera and Ben Roeland. Madera, a 2015 Geneva High School graduate, passed out... Read more
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Crosscut
60 reasons to be optimistic about the Northwest's futurestate and federal governments by hiring mid-level dental providers.” He has ser
60 reasons to be optimistic about the Northwest's future
Crosscut / Posted 3 days ago
state and federal governments by hiring mid-level dental providers.” He has served as chair of the Swinomish Indian Senate since 1997. He is currently president of the National Congress of American Indians. “I would like to nominate Claire... Read more
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Island Packet
Happy birthday, National Park Service! You’re overcrowded, underfundedthe park service, while at Sequoia and Kings Canyon the maintenance backlog is
Happy birthday, National Park Service! You’re overcrowded, underfunded
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
the park service, while at Sequoia and Kings Canyon the maintenance backlog is pegged at $160.3 million. Still, while park resources are stretched, broader ambitions abound. Park service officials told us that flat or declining appropriations have... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Lawmakers OK year's supply of birth controlsupply at one time, rather than 30- or 90-day amounts. The Assembly voted 62-5
Lawmakers OK year's supply of birth control
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
supply at one time, rather than 30- or 90-day amounts. The Assembly voted 62-5 Wednesday to send the bill to the Senate to approve amendments. Supporters argue birth control is most effective when taken consistently. They say longer... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Happy birthday, National Park Service! You’re overcrowded, underfundedthe park service, while at Sequoia and Kings Canyon the maintenance backlog is
Happy birthday, National Park Service! You’re overcrowded, underfunded
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
the park service, while at Sequoia and Kings Canyon the maintenance backlog is pegged at $160.3 million. Still, while park resources are stretched, broader ambitions abound. Park service officials told us that flat or declining appropriations have... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Assembly sends second climate-change measure to governorpackage, California Assembly members on Wednesday passed a bill intended to inc
Assembly sends second climate-change measure to governor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
package, California Assembly members on Wednesday passed a bill intended to increase oversight of the state’s powerful Air Resources Board and recalibrate climate policies toward poor communities. “It’s obvious…that (the Air Resources Board) has a... Read more
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The Mercury News
California climate change companion bill approved by Assembly panel.panel endorsed a companion piece that would establish new transparency and equi
California climate change companion bill approved by Assembly panel.
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
panel endorsed a companion piece that would establish new transparency and equity standards for the California Air Resources Board. The Assembly Natural Resources Committee on Wednesday approved Assembly Bill 197, authored by Assemblyman... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Here’s what Congress spends time on instead of Zika fundingsits on Capitol shelves collecting dust. Zika is now threatening to spread thr
Here’s what Congress spends time on instead of Zika funding
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
sits on Capitol shelves collecting dust. Zika is now threatening to spread through the American South, yet the House and Senate hasn’t worked out a funding deal. Mental health reform looked promising in January. With just weeks left on the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Drug killings proof of lawlessness – AIon Wednesday. The group issued the statement after Philippine National Police
Drug killings proof of lawlessness – AI
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
on Wednesday. The group issued the statement after Philippine National Police chief Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa informed the Senate that unidentified persons or groups have killed at least 1,067 people while the police shot dead more than 712 drug... Read more
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Raw Story
How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecyBullock said, could leave weak links in the system by creating a patchwork of d
How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecy
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
Bullock said, could leave weak links in the system by creating a patchwork of different approaches and financial resources for collecting those details. “And criminals can find the weakest link,” he said. The vast majority of... Read more
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Reuters
How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecyBullock said, could leave weak links in the system by creating a patchwork of d
How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecy
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
Bullock said, could leave weak links in the system by creating a patchwork of different approaches and financial resources for collecting those details. “And criminals can find the weakest link,” he said. The vast majority of... Read more
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NJ.com
Jets' owner tweaks U.S. senator who revealed taxpayer-financed troop salutesGuard as an example of wasteful taxpayer spending. The senator told the Arizon
Jets' owner tweaks U.S. senator who revealed taxpayer-financed troop salutes
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
Guard as an example of wasteful taxpayer spending. The senator told the Arizona PBS station that the Republican National Committee should shift resources away from presidential nominee Donald Trump and instead use the money to keep Republicans in... Read more
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Swissinfo
Special Report - How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecyBullock said, could leave weak links in the system by creating a patchwork of d
Special Report - How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecy
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
Bullock said, could leave weak links in the system by creating a patchwork of different approaches and financial resources for collecting those details. “And criminals can find the weakest link,” he said. The vast majority of... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
SPECIAL REPORT - How the State of Delaware kept America safe...Bullock said, could leave weak links in the system by creating a patchwork of d
SPECIAL REPORT - How the State of Delaware kept America safe...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Bullock said, could leave weak links in the system by creating a patchwork of different approaches and financial resources for collecting those details. "And criminals can find the weakest link," he said. The vast majority of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Special Report - How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecyBullock said, could leave weak links in the system by creating a patchwork of d
Special Report - How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
Bullock said, could leave weak links in the system by creating a patchwork of different approaches and financial resources for collecting those details. “And criminals can find the weakest link,” he said. The vast majority of... Read more
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MLive.com
Athletics spending remains a big concern at Eastern Michiganplaces favorable priority on athletics, rather than its core academic mission w
Athletics spending remains a big concern at Eastern Michigan
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
places favorable priority on athletics, rather than its core academic mission when making budgetary decisions. EMU Faculty Senate Budget and Resources Committee Chair Robert Carpenter said he believes athletic budget cuts for the coming year are... Read more
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The Hill
Republicans confident in strong Trump early voting ground gameThe Republican National Committee is voicing confidence that it is well prepare
Republicans confident in strong Trump early voting ground game
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
The Republican National Committee is voicing confidence that it is well prepared for early voting thanks to the fruits of an increased investment in its data and ground game. The party found itself disadvantaged last cycle, as President Obama’s... Read more
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