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AllAfrica.com
NLC May Sue Govt Over Sale of National Assetsmust pass a three-way test of bringing in foreign exchange (forex); improving e
NLC May Sue Govt Over Sale of National Assets
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must pass a three-way test of bringing in foreign exchange (forex); improving efficiency; and reducing drain on existing resources. Peterside noted that the sale would provide the economy with fiscal stimulus, since government "has no net... Read more
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The News & Observer
Can Wells Fargo CEO Stumpf keep his job after giving up millions in pay?bank’s sales practices, which included the opening of unauthorized customer acc
Can Wells Fargo CEO Stumpf keep his job after giving up millions in pay?
The News & Observer / Posted an hour ago
bank’s sales practices, which included the opening of unauthorized customer accounts. After brutal questioning before the Senate Banking Committing last week, the 63-year-old Stumpf will be back on Capitol Hill Thursday for another round of... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC senator who champions fossil fuels happened to get their money for 20 yearshad begun weeks earlier, netted each senator’s campaign $73,750, at least $63,0
NC senator who champions fossil fuels happened to get their money for 20 years
The News & Observer / Posted 3 hours ago
had begun weeks earlier, netted each senator’s campaign $73,750, at least $63,000 of it from coal industry political action committees, executives and their family members. It’s little wonder. The National Mining Association, which calls itself... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Wells Fargo CEO to forfeit $41MFargo is under pressure to show it's holding leaders accountable before Stumpf
Wells Fargo CEO to forfeit $41M
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
Fargo is under pressure to show it's holding leaders accountable before Stumpf testifies to the House Financial Services Committee, after government investigations found branch employees potentially created 2 million deposit and credit-card... Read more
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Fortune
Congress Passes Funding Bill to Avert a Government Shutdownearlier in the day setting aid for Flint. It must now be reconciled with a some
Congress Passes Funding Bill to Avert a Government Shutdown
Fortune / Posted 5 hours ago
earlier in the day setting aid for Flint. It must now be reconciled with a somewhat different bill passed by the Senate. The House voted 342-85 in a late-night session on Wednesday to approve stop-gap funding to keep the U.S. government... Read more
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Times of Malta
Wells Fargo CEO forfeits millions as board orders reviewmeet sales targets. The company’s failure to claw back executive bonuses was a
Wells Fargo CEO forfeits millions as board orders review
Times of Malta / Posted 7 hours ago
meet sales targets. The company’s failure to claw back executive bonuses was a big feature of Stumpf’s appearance before a Senate Bank Committee meeting last week into the bank’s sales tactics. Some lawmakers also called on him to resign. Stumpf... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Online tool casts light on employee health care costs – The GW Hatchettype of tool in their long-term report for improving health benefits. John Kos
Online tool casts light on employee health care costs – The GW Hatchet
The GW Hatchet / Posted 9 hours ago
type of tool in their long-term report for improving health benefits. John Kosky, the associate vice president of human resources talent management, announced the three-year pilot of Castlight at a benefits briefing for employees earlier this... Read more
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Roll Call
The Speedy End to the Flint, Government Funding Stalemateof partisan bickering and snail-paced negotiations on a spending package to kee
The Speedy End to the Flint, Government Funding Stalemate
Roll Call / Posted 9 hours ago
of partisan bickering and snail-paced negotiations on a spending package to keep the government funded, it took a failed Senate procedural vote on Tuesday and the prospect of yet more gridlock for the winds to abruptly shift. Senate Majority... Read more
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First Coast News
Congress approves deal to keep government open, fight ZikaDec. 9 and give lawmakers time to work out a long-term spending bill for the fi
Congress approves deal to keep government open, fight Zika
First Coast News / Posted 9 hours ago
Dec. 9 and give lawmakers time to work out a long-term spending bill for the fiscal 2017 year that begins Saturday. The Senate approved the bill by a vote of 72-26 earlier in the day, clearing the way for Congress to leave town until after the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdownresponse to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdown
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 9 hours ago
response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election. The House and Senate approved the measure — which would fund federal agencies through December 9 — with just two days before federal... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Congress approves deal to keep government open, fight ZikaDec. 9 and give lawmakers time to work out a long-term spending bill for the fi
Congress approves deal to keep government open, fight Zika
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 9 hours ago
Dec. 9 and give lawmakers time to work out a long-term spending bill for the fiscal 2017 year that begins Saturday. The Senate approved the bill by a vote of 72-26 earlier in the day, clearing the way for Congress to leave town until after the... Read more
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NBC News
Last-minute deals allow Congress to pass short-term government fundingThe House joined the Senate on Wednesday night in approving a critical governme
Last-minute deals allow Congress to pass short-term government funding
NBC News / Posted 10 hours ago
The House joined the Senate on Wednesday night in approving a critical government funding measure to avoid a shutdown of the federal government before the general election. The 343-85 House vote came hours after the Senate approved the same measure,... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Congress passes Zika funding bill to avoid government shutdownresponse to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just
Congress passes Zika funding bill to avoid government shutdown
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 10 hours ago
response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election. The House and Senate approved the measure — which would fund federal agencies through December 9 — with just two days before federal... Read more
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CBS News
Congress passes spending bill, averts government shutdownpassed the bill 342-85 Wednesday night to keep the government funded through De
Congress passes spending bill, averts government shutdown
CBS News / Posted 10 hours ago
passed the bill 342-85 Wednesday night to keep the government funded through Dec. 9. Earlier on Wednesday, lawmakers in the Senate passed the bill 72-26. Both chambers of Congress had aimed to approve the legislation so they could leave Washington... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Congress passes bill to avert shutdown, fight ZikaDec. 9 and give lawmakers time to work out a long-term spending bill for the fi
Congress passes bill to avert shutdown, fight Zika
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 10 hours ago
Dec. 9 and give lawmakers time to work out a long-term spending bill for the fiscal 2017 year that begins Saturday. The Senate approved the bill by a vote of 72-26 earlier in the day, clearing the way for Congress to leave town until after the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdownresponse to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdown
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 10 hours ago
response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election. The House and Senate approved the measure — which would fund federal agencies through December 9 — with just two days before federal... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Congress Passes Bill To Avoid Government Shutdownresponse to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just
Congress Passes Bill To Avoid Government Shutdown
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 10 hours ago
response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election. The House and Senate approved the measure — which would fund federal agencies through December 9 — with just two days before federal... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdownresponse to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdown
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 10 hours ago
response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election. The House and Senate approved the measure -- which would fund federal agencies through December 9 -- with just two days before federal... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdownresponse to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdown
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 10 hours ago
response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election. The House and Senate approved the measure -- which would fund federal agencies through December 9 -- with just two days before federal... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdownresponse to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdown
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 10 hours ago
response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election. The House and Senate approved the measure -- which would fund federal agencies through December 9 -- with just two days before federal... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Congress approves deal to keep government open, fight ZikaDec. 9 and give lawmakers time to work out a long-term spending bill for the fi
Congress approves deal to keep government open, fight Zika
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 10 hours ago
Dec. 9 and give lawmakers time to work out a long-term spending bill for the fiscal 2017 year that begins Saturday. The Senate approved the bill by a vote of 72-26 earlier in the day, clearing the way for Congress to leave town until after the... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdownresponse to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdown
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 10 hours ago
response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election. The House and Senate approved the measure -- which would fund federal agencies through December 9 -- with just two days before federal... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdownresponse to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdown
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 10 hours ago
response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election. The House and Senate approved the measure -- which would fund federal agencies through December 9 -- with just two days before federal... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdownresponse to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just
Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdown
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 10 hours ago
response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election. The House and Senate approved the measure -- which would fund federal agencies through December 9 -- with just two days before federal... Read more
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Daily Press
Water infrastructure bill includes funds for Hampton RoadsThe controversial $5 billion Water Resources Development Act that's been logjam
Water infrastructure bill includes funds for Hampton Roads
Daily Press / Posted 11 hours ago
The controversial $5 billion Water Resources Development Act that's been logjammed in Congress includes funding for Hampton Roads projects such as oyster restoration and community resilience to sea-level rise. Now those projects are looking more... Read more
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The Hill
How Congress averted a shutdownThat doesn’t do anybody any good,” a victorious Ryan said Wednesday at the Econ
How Congress averted a shutdown
The Hill / Posted 11 hours ago
That doesn’t do anybody any good,” a victorious Ryan said Wednesday at the Economic Club of Washington, D.C. The Senate approved legislation keeping the government funded through Dec. 9 on Wednesday afternoon, with the House approving... Read more
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Philly.com
N.J. political surprise: A front-runner in governor race drops outand a good thing for New Jersey. Cut and dry at that." Other possible contende
N.J. political surprise: A front-runner in governor race drops out
Philly.com / Posted 11 hours ago
and a good thing for New Jersey. Cut and dry at that." Other possible contenders for the Democratic nomination include Senate President Stephen Sweeney of Gloucester County, Sen. Raymond J. Lesniak of Union County, and Assemblyman John S.... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Bill would make it easier to eliminate state agenciesagencies would cease to exist unless Ohio lawmakers specifically voted to keep
Bill would make it easier to eliminate state agencies
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 hours ago
agencies would cease to exist unless Ohio lawmakers specifically voted to keep them around under a bill that passed the Senate on Wednesday. An agency would dissolve if it could not show why it deserves to exist — a bar that may not be easy to... Read more
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The Hill
Congress poised to avoid shutdown | Yellen defends Fed from Trump | Why Obama needs PhRMA on tradeSenate passes funding bill to avoid shutdown: The Senate on Wednesday passed a
Congress poised to avoid shutdown | Yellen defends Fed from Trump | Why Obama needs PhRMA on trade
The Hill / Posted 13 hours ago
Senate passes funding bill to avoid shutdown: The Senate on Wednesday passed a short-term bill to fund the government, days ahead of the Oct. 1 deadline to avoid a shutdown. Senators voted 72-26 on the continuing resolution (CR) to fund the... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers pile on Yahoo | House delays contempt vote on Clinton IT aideunder siege? Whether you're a consumer, a techie or a D.C. lifer, we're here to
Lawmakers pile on Yahoo | House delays contempt vote on Clinton IT aide
The Hill / Posted 13 hours ago
under siege? Whether you're a consumer, a techie or a D.C. lifer, we're here to give you ... --LET'S TALK ABOUT THIS: Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Pat Leahy (D-Vt.) is seeking a hearing on the Yahoo data breach, an aide to the... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
In Texas, value of environmental regs debatableoverreach, as Abbott says, or are vital protections of human health and against
In Texas, value of environmental regs debatable
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 13 hours ago
overreach, as Abbott says, or are vital protections of human health and against global warming was the topic of a Texas Senate hearing on Wednesday. The meeting of the Senate Natural Resources and Economic Development Committee came on the... Read more
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The Hill
House passes waterways bill with Flint aidto address the drinking-water crisis in Flint, Mich. ADVERTISEMENT In a 399-2
House passes waterways bill with Flint aid
The Hill / Posted 14 hours ago
to address the drinking-water crisis in Flint, Mich. ADVERTISEMENT In a 399-25 vote, House lawmakers approved the Water Resources and Development Act (WRDA), which authorizes dozens of water-related infrastructure projects around the... Read more
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MLive.com
U.S. House approves $170 million amendment to help fix Flint water systema vote by the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday, Sept. 28. House members
U.S. House approves $170 million amendment to help fix Flint water system
MLive.com / Posted 15 hours ago
a vote by the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday, Sept. 28. House members approved an amendment to the Water Resources Development Act, or WRDA, put forward by U.S. Reps. Dan Kildee, D-Flint Township, and John Moolenaar,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Rick Perry Voted Off Dancing With The Stars - The Brief: Rick Perry Voted Off Dancing With The Stars by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 28 2016 The Big Conversation Former Gov. Rick Perry got booted during Tuesday night’s el...services — will be a “big focus” during a joint, two-day hearing of the House A
The Brief: Rick Perry Voted Off Dancing With The Stars - The Brief: Rick Perry Voted Off Dancing With The Stars by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 28 2016 The Big Conversation Former Gov. Rick Perry got booted during Tuesday night’s el...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 16 hours ago
services — will be a “big focus” during a joint, two-day hearing of the House Appropriations and Public Education committees that begins Wednesday, according to one of the panel’s chairmen. Congress Aims to Avoid Shutdown, Override Obama... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Senate approves deal to keep government open, combat ZikaWASHINGTON — The Senate approved a stop-gap spending deal Wednesday to avert a
Senate approves deal to keep government open, combat Zika
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 17 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The Senate approved a stop-gap spending deal Wednesday to avert a government shutdown this weekend and provide $1.1 billion in long-awaited aid to combat the Zika virus. Senators voted 72-26 to pass the legislation, which will keep the... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Senate approves deal to keep government open, combat ZikaWASHINGTON, DC - The Senate approved a stop-gap spending deal Wednesday to aver
Senate approves deal to keep government open, combat Zika
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 17 hours ago
WASHINGTON, DC - The Senate approved a stop-gap spending deal Wednesday to avert a government shutdown this weekend and provide $1.1 billion in long-awaited aid to combat the Zika virus. Senators voted 72-26 to pass the legislation, which will keep... Read more
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11 News Houston
Senate approves deal to keep government open, combat ZikaWASHINGTON — The Senate approved a stop-gap spending deal Wednesday to avert a
Senate approves deal to keep government open, combat Zika
11 News Houston / Posted 17 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The Senate approved a stop-gap spending deal Wednesday to avert a government shutdown this weekend and provide $1.1 billion in long-awaited aid to combat the Zika virus. Senators voted 72-26 to pass the legislation, which will keep the... Read more
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USA Today
Senate approves deal to keep government open, combat ZikaWASHINGTON — The Senate approved a stop-gap spending deal Wednesday to avert a
Senate approves deal to keep government open, combat Zika
USA Today / Posted 17 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The Senate approved a stop-gap spending deal Wednesday to avert a government shutdown this weekend and provide $1.1 billion in long-awaited aid to combat the Zika virus. Senators voted 72-26 to pass the legislation, which will keep the... Read more
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FOX News
Trump Snared AgainOn the roster: Trump snared again - FBI boss says Clinton aide had classified d
Trump Snared Again
FOX News / Posted 19 hours ago
On the roster: Trump snared again - FBI boss says Clinton aide had classified docs on laptop - Senate overrides Obama veto on Saudi suit bill 97-1 - Audible: whatever gets you through is alright - Spider man, indeed TRUMP SNARED AGAIN In almost... Read more
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MLive.com
U.S. House members to vote on amendment for federal aid to Flintfederal funding to Flint while avoiding the possibility of a government shutdow
U.S. House members to vote on amendment for federal aid to Flint
MLive.com / Posted 21 hours ago
federal funding to Flint while avoiding the possibility of a government shutdown. Under an amendment to the House's Water Resources Development Act, or WRDA, put forward by U.S. Reps. Dan Kildee, D-Flint Twp., and John Moolenaar, R-Midland, $170... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Wells Fargo’s CEO forfeits $41 million in fight to keep jobis under intense pressure to show it’s holding leaders accountable before Stump
Wells Fargo’s CEO forfeits $41 million in fight to keep job
Financial Planning.com / Posted 21 hours ago
is under intense pressure to show it’s holding leaders accountable before Stumpf testifies to the House Financial Services Committee, after government investigations found branch employees potentially created 2 million deposit and credit-card... Read more
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CBS News
House reaches Flint deal as Congress tries to avert shutdown SaturdayCongressional leaders have reached a deal to address Flint aid in a water resou
House reaches Flint deal as Congress tries to avert shutdown Saturday
CBS News / Posted 22 hours ago
Congressional leaders have reached a deal to address Flint aid in a water resources development measure in an attempt to avert a government shutdown on Saturday. Democrats have opposed a GOP-sponsored spending bill, known as a continuing resolution... Read more
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Roll Call
John Warner Endorses Mark Warnera former five-term Republican senator, told the Associated Press on Monday he i
John Warner Endorses Mark Warner
Roll Call / Posted 22 hours ago
a former five-term Republican senator, told the Associated Press on Monday he is backing his successor in the Senate over former Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie. Speaking later with CQ Roll Call, John Warner said... Read more
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Roll Call
White House Walks Tightrope on Flint AidDay. But as they and Republican leaders debate whether to roll the money into a
White House Walks Tightrope on Flint Aid
Roll Call / Posted 22 hours ago
Day. But as they and Republican leaders debate whether to roll the money into a 10-week stopgap spending measure or a water resources bill, White House officials have remained mostly on the sidelines, choosing their words carefully. Late Tuesday... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
U.S. House appears to reach deal on Flint fundingto authorize a vote on $170 million in funding for Flint as early as today. Me
U.S. House appears to reach deal on Flint funding
Detroit Free Press / Posted 23 hours ago
to authorize a vote on $170 million in funding for Flint as early as today. Meeting after 11 p.m. Tuesday, the House Rules Committee let move forward a proposed amendment which, if passed by the full House, would attach to a bill for water projects... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dogara, Ekweremadu, Tambuwal, Others Advocate Reforms in Budgetary ProcessYakubu Dogara; his immediate predecessor and current Governor of Sokoto State,
Dogara, Ekweremadu, Tambuwal, Others Advocate Reforms in Budgetary Process
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Yakubu Dogara; his immediate predecessor and current Governor of Sokoto State, Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, and the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, among others, have called for reforms in the nation's budgetary process. The... Read more
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CNBC
By taking back money, Wells Fargo’s board seems to recall its roleforged customers' signatures on new accounts to make sales quotas. Mr. Stumpf
By taking back money, Wells Fargo’s board seems to recall its role
CNBC / Posted 23 hours ago
forged customers' signatures on new accounts to make sales quotas. Mr. Stumpf acknowledged in testimony before the Senate last week that Wells Fargo officials knew about the practice far longer than they had initially stated. It is... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Wells Fargo's CEO forfeits $41 million in fight to keep his jobis under intense pressure to show it's holding leaders accountable before Stump
Wells Fargo's CEO forfeits $41 million in fight to keep his job
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 23 hours ago
is under intense pressure to show it's holding leaders accountable before Stumpf testifies to the House Financial Services Committee, after government investigations found branch employees potentially created 2 million deposit and credit-card... Read more
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Newsmax
Wells Fargo's CEO Forfeits $41 Million in Fight to Keep His Jobmeet sales targets. The company's failure to claw back executive bonuses was a
Wells Fargo's CEO Forfeits $41 Million in Fight to Keep His Job
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
meet sales targets. The company's failure to claw back executive bonuses was a big feature of Stumpf's appearance before a Senate Bank Committee meeting last week into the bank's sales tactics. Some lawmakers also called on him to resign. Stumpf... Read more
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Roll Call
How Thom Tillis Defeated One of 2014's Best CampaignsCQ Roll Call. “Maybe I would have moved Election Day to August.” Two Campaigns
How Thom Tillis Defeated One of 2014's Best Campaigns
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
CQ Roll Call. “Maybe I would have moved Election Day to August.” Two Campaigns Multiple people described the North Carolina Senate race as two different campaigns. From May through early September, Tillis was locked up in the legislative session,... Read more
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