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Daily Journal
Counties could get millions for disaster prep under Sweeney billthe proposed bill include Sen. Paul Sarlo, D-Wood-Ridge and Sen. Robert Singer,
Counties could get millions for disaster prep under Sweeney bill
Daily Journal / Posted an hour ago
the proposed bill include Sen. Paul Sarlo, D-Wood-Ridge and Sen. Robert Singer, R-Ocean. Monday’s news conference at the State House in Trenton came four days after Gov. Chris Christie announced a matching grant program for towns in the nine... Read more
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Daily Record
Sweeney bill would give NJ millions for disaster prepthe proposed bill include Sen. Paul Sarlo, D-Wood-Ridge and Sen. Robert Singer,
Sweeney bill would give NJ millions for disaster prep
Daily Record / Posted an hour ago
the proposed bill include Sen. Paul Sarlo, D-Wood-Ridge and Sen. Robert Singer, R-Ocean. Monday’s news conference at the State House in Trenton came four days after Governor Christie announced a matching grant program for towns in the nine... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie holding press conference on Medicaid [watch live]Governor Christie is holding a State House news conference this afternoon at 12
Christie holding press conference on Medicaid [watch live]
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Governor Christie is holding a State House news conference this afternoon at 12:30 p.m. to discuss “Medicaid expansion results,” according to his public schedule. Christie’s decision three years ago to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act –... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Citizens panel weighs in on pros, cons of legalized pot By Colin A. Young STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE BOSTON -- The strongest reason for
Citizens panel weighs in on pros, cons of legalized pot
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
By Colin A. Young STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE BOSTON -- The strongest reason for voting yes on Question 4 is that a legal and regulated marijuana industry would be safer than the black market... Read more
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Daily Record
Christie to hold press conference on Medicaid todaythat is expected to benefit the township and other Shore municipalities. THOMAS
Christie to hold press conference on Medicaid today
Daily Record / Posted 4 hours ago
that is expected to benefit the township and other Shore municipalities. THOMAS P. COSTELLO Governor Christie will hold a State House news conference this afternoon at 12:30 p.m. to discuss “Medicaid expansion results,” according to his public... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie to hold press conference on Medicaid today [watch live]Governor Christie will hold a State House news conference this afternoon at 12:
Christie to hold press conference on Medicaid today [watch live]
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Governor Christie will hold a State House news conference this afternoon at 12:30 p.m. to discuss “Medicaid expansion results,” according to his public schedule. Christie’s decision three years ago to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act –... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
A LePage impeachment would repeat — and reverse — impeachment’s race-based historycontrol of the state from those sympathetic to the plight of freed slaves. Havi
A LePage impeachment would repeat — and reverse — impeachment’s race-based history
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
control of the state from those sympathetic to the plight of freed slaves. Having succeeded in taking over the Mississippi state house, they impeached him on trumped-up charges of corruption. Ames chose to leave office rather than face the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lungu Demands Political Sanitysome parts of the country which shows that such acts are politically-motivated
Lungu Demands Political Sanity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
some parts of the country which shows that such acts are politically-motivated by people with selfish motives and envy for State House," Mr Lungu said. He said people should embrace the spirit of Jesus Christ before embarking on a political career... Read more
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Aljazeera
March for racial equality on Boston's Freedom TrailMassachusetts, United States - Marie Nuon glances briefly at the crowd assembl
March for racial equality on Boston's Freedom Trail
Aljazeera / Posted 5 hours ago
Massachusetts, United States - Marie Nuon glances briefly at the crowd assembling on Boston Common, in front of the State House. "A lot of these protests …" she gestures around, and lowers her voice. "Well, there are usually so many people... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gov. Charlie Baker to include Canada in opioid crisis approachpart of the 40th annual Conferences of New England Governors and Eastern Canadi
Gov. Charlie Baker to include Canada in opioid crisis approach
Boston Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
part of the 40th annual Conferences of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers, which opened last night with a State House reception. Baker spokesman Brendan Moss said the governor wants to include Canada in the Compact to Fight Opioid... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Senate President Sweeney to unveil plan to improve storm preparations in parts of N.J.will be joined by Sen. Joseph Vitale, D-Middlesex, and several county officials
Senate President Sweeney to unveil plan to improve storm preparations in parts of N.J.
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 hours ago
will be joined by Sen. Joseph Vitale, D-Middlesex, and several county officials at an 11:30 a.m. news conference at the State House in Trenton to discuss the initiative. The announcement comes four days after Governor Christie announced a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie to hold press conference on Medicaid todayGovernor Christie will hold a State House news conference this afternoon at 12:
Christie to hold press conference on Medicaid today
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Governor Christie will hold a State House news conference this afternoon at 12:30 p.m. to discuss “Medicaid expansion results,” according to his public schedule. Christie’s decision three years ago to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act –... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EFCC and Probe of National Assembly Budgetsstate or local. The responsibility to carry out such an assignment is indisputa
EFCC and Probe of National Assembly Budgets
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
state or local. The responsibility to carry out such an assignment is indisputably that of the National Assembly and the 36 State Houses of Assembly. Even the EFCC (Establishment) Act 2004 did not indicate anywhere in its provisions that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Leaders Attend Ticad Conferenceto have an outstanding international arrest warrant that was issued by the Inte
African Leaders Attend Ticad Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
to have an outstanding international arrest warrant that was issued by the International Criminal Court (ICC). Speaking at State House on Friday, Kenyatta said the TICAD process has over the years become an important focal point for African... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Science and Research - Signature of MOU Under the Ameenah Gurib-Fakim Phd Scholarship Schemefor Mauritius and Africa under the Ameenah Gurib-Fakim PhD Scholarship Scheme w
Science and Research - Signature of MOU Under the Ameenah Gurib-Fakim Phd Scholarship Scheme
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
for Mauritius and Africa under the Ameenah Gurib-Fakim PhD Scholarship Scheme was signed on 26 August 2016 at the State House, Le Réduit. The Programme provides direct support to scientists and researchers. Signatories were the... Read more
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Roll Call
Will Pro-LGBT Stances Hurt GOP Senators?for Murkowski, said in an email. Murkowski faces a challenge in her primary fro
Will Pro-LGBT Stances Hurt GOP Senators?
Roll Call / Posted 10 hours ago
for Murkowski, said in an email. Murkowski faces a challenge in her primary from Thomas Lamb, who ran for a seat in the state house in 2006 but lost. Also in 2013, Portman announced his support for same-sex marriage when his son came out as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reactions Trail Buhari's Threat to Militantsthey are the people colluding with Nigerians to rip off Nigerians." Chief T.K.
Reactions Trail Buhari's Threat to Militants
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
they are the people colluding with Nigerians to rip off Nigerians." Chief T.K. Okorotie, a one time Chief Whip in Rivers State House of Assembly when Bayelsa was part of the old Rivers State is the Publicity Secretary, Bayelsa Elders Council and... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primaryBoyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election.
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primary
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
Boyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election. LEGISLATURE All 30 state Senate and 60 state House seats are up for election, but just 23 House and Senate races have primary contests. Republicans control... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primaryBoyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election.
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primary
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 hours ago
Boyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election. LEGISLATURE All 30 state Senate and 60 state House seats are up for election, but just 23 House and Senate races have primary contests. Republicans control... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hoteliers Ask Kenyatta to Address Plummeting Tourism During State House SummitPresident Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to host a Tourism Summit at State House, M
Hoteliers Ask Kenyatta to Address Plummeting Tourism During State House Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to host a Tourism Summit at State House, Mombasa, on Wednesday morning. This month, the Head of State has held Summits at State House, Nairobi, including Transport and Infrastructure Summit and Agriculture... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sebei Leaders Want Teryet Works FinalisedOur runners had to train in Eldoret (Kenya) which was quite expensive consideri
Sebei Leaders Want Teryet Works Finalised
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Our runners had to train in Eldoret (Kenya) which was quite expensive considering that many were not getting their State House stipends." Teryet Centre was mooted in 2010 after Moses Kipsiro's success at the 2010 Commonwealth Games but... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primaryBoyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election.
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primary
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 hours ago
Boyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election. LEGISLATURE All 30 state Senate and 60 state House seats are up for election, but just 23 House and Senate races have primary contests. Republicans control... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mwamba Peni II Linked to Fake Kamanga-UPND VideoFront cadres' wrath at a church service in Lusaka on Sunday. The cadres were al
Mwamba Peni II Linked to Fake Kamanga-UPND Video
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Front cadres' wrath at a church service in Lusaka on Sunday. The cadres were allegedly acting on instructions from State House permanent secretary Emmanuel Chilubanama. According to sources, Peni II - a former State House policy analyst -... Read more
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Reuters
Japan promises Kenya aid to fund development, power generationPrime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) and Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta attend a new
Japan promises Kenya aid to fund development, power generation
Reuters / Posted 13 hours ago
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) and Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta attend a news conference following bilateral talks at State House in Kenya's capital Nairobi, August 28, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya NAIROBI Japan will give Kenya 1 billion yen... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Amtrak weighs additional routesand the Blair County Chamber of Commerce. The issue became a political wedge in
Amtrak weighs additional routes
Altoona Mirror / Posted 14 hours ago
and the Blair County Chamber of Commerce. The issue became a political wedge in Blair County earlier this year, when state House hopeful Pete Starr pointed out state Rep. John McGinnis' claim that it would be "nutty" to add new lines.... Read more
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Daily Record
Christie school funding plan a tangible solutiontax relief plan to pass, your voice must be louder than the heavy influence of
Christie school funding plan a tangible solution
Daily Record / Posted 15 hours ago
tax relief plan to pass, your voice must be louder than the heavy influence of special interests in hallways of the State House. If you live in Essex or Morris counties and you truly want to do something about your outrageous property taxes,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Liberals, conservatives coexist in Coloradoexecuted by heavily-funded liberal groups that flipped the governorship, congre
Liberals, conservatives coexist in Colorado
The Washington Times / Posted 19 hours ago
executed by heavily-funded liberal groups that flipped the governorship, congressional and U.S. Senate seats and the state House chamber to the Democrats over the last decade. Four initiatives are on the November ballot — ColoradoCare... Read more
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Al.com
'Don't do drugs,' lottery a loser, hottest cooler: AL.com must-read storiesA lottery bill passed the state Senate and a lottery bill passed the state Hous
'Don't do drugs,' lottery a loser, hottest cooler: AL.com must-read stories
Al.com / Posted yesterday
A lottery bill passed the state Senate and a lottery bill passed the state House of Representatives. But lawmakers in both chambers couldn’t find a lottery bill they agreed on. So Gov. Robert Bentley's strategy to pass a statewide lottery to make up... Read more
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Daily Maverick
amaBhungane: Toothless outcome expected after Ramaphosa’s Lesotho intervention for SADCcannot say anything about the issue because the matter is still in progress.” D
amaBhungane: Toothless outcome expected after Ramaphosa’s Lesotho intervention for SADC
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
cannot say anything about the issue because the matter is still in progress.” DM Photo: Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in Lesotho as SADC Facilitator greets Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili at the Lesotho State House, 31 July 2015. (Photo:... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primaryBoyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election.
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primary
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
Boyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election. LEGISLATURE All 30 state Senate and 60 state House seats are up for election, but just 23 House and Senate races have primary contests. Republicans control... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Primary races this year feature a glut of candidatesare running in just three Central Florida state Senate districts, the 11th, 12t
Primary races this year feature a glut of candidates
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
are running in just three Central Florida state Senate districts, the 11th, 12th and 13th. Seven of the nine Florida state House districts that include Orange County have competitive primaries, with five Democrats alone running for outgoing... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primaryBoyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election.
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primary
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
Boyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election. LEGISLATURE All 30 state Senate and 60 state House seats are up for election, but just 23 House and Senate races have primary contests. Republicans control... Read more
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The Manila Times
Spy cams ‘better’ than death penalty in fighting crimecrime than the restoration of the death penalty, according to a lawmaker. “We
Spy cams ‘better’ than death penalty in fighting crime
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
crime than the restoration of the death penalty, according to a lawmaker. “We would prefer any day a surveillance state over an executioner state,” House Senior Deputy Minority Leader and Buhay party-list Rep. Lito Atienza said over the... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Bartlett goes on the attack against negative campaign mailingLaurie Bartlett, running as a Republican, is a candidate for the state House Di
Bartlett goes on the attack against negative campaign mailing
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
Laurie Bartlett, running as a Republican, is a candidate for the state House District 4 seat. She has approved running this letter following a mass-mailing attack by the National Association for Gun Rights against her and other candidates in the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw attention in Arizona primaryBoyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election.
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw attention in Arizona primary
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
Boyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election. LEGISLATURE All 30 state Senate and 60 state House seats are up for election, but just 23 House and Senate races have primary contests. Republicans control... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw attention in Arizona primaryBoyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election.
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw attention in Arizona primary
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
Boyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election. LEGISLATURE All 30 state Senate and 60 state House seats are up for election, but just 23 House and Senate races have primary contests. Republicans control... Read more
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Salon.com
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw attention in Arizona primaryBoyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election.
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw attention in Arizona primary
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
Boyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election. LEGISLATURE All 30 state Senate and 60 state House seats are up for election, but just 23 House and Senate races have primary contests. Republicans control... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw attention in Arizona primaryBoyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election.
News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw attention in Arizona primary
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
Boyd Dunn. Two Democrats automatically will advance to the general election. LEGISLATURE All 30 state Senate and 60 state House seats are up for election, but just 23 House and Senate races have primary contests. Republicans control... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Constituents crowd Bethlehem church over redistricting reformrepresentatives, and officials are elected. And in Pennsylvania, all legislativ
Constituents crowd Bethlehem church over redistricting reform
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
representatives, and officials are elected. And in Pennsylvania, all legislative districts are determined by the state house and senate. However, the coalition says a conflict of interest occurs because current gerrymandering allows the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Despite Chibok Girls, Nigerian Soldiers Deserve Commendation - Spokespersoncampaigning for the rescue of the girls. Police officers last week blocked the
Despite Chibok Girls, Nigerian Soldiers Deserve Commendation - Spokesperson
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
campaigning for the rescue of the girls. Police officers last week blocked the campaigners who were marching to the State House to demand President Muhammadu Buhari ensure freedom for the Chibok girls. But the Defense spokesperson urged the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Pols & Politics: Maura Healey’s rulings could set public records precedentbeing the primary enforcement mechanism,” said Pam Wilmot of Common Cause. And
Pols & Politics: Maura Healey’s rulings could set public records precedent
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
being the primary enforcement mechanism,” said Pam Wilmot of Common Cause. And with these cases before the AG, we may now see what type of teeth lay with the latter. State House reporter Matt Stout can be reached at matthew.stout@bostonherald... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: Tyranny enshrinedof legislative districts, a time-dishonored process that denies most voters a c
Jim Dey: Tyranny enshrined
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
of legislative districts, a time-dishonored process that denies most voters a choice in who represents them in the state House and Senate. Sixty percent of the 158 House and Senate seats up for election on Nov. 8 have only one candidate... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Park service celebrates the role of private philanthropy at Acadia centennialPoliquin said. King, a former governor, pointed out that although there are ma
Park service celebrates the role of private philanthropy at Acadia centennial
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
Poliquin said. King, a former governor, pointed out that although there are many portraits of former governors in the State House in Augusta, the only one who has a statue there is Percival Baxter, founder of Baxter State Park. “The things... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Senate candidate's loans to campaign top $117,000who reported lending his campaign $117,993 for this year's March primary. Stat
Senate candidate's loans to campaign top $117,000
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
who reported lending his campaign $117,993 for this year's March primary. State Senate campaigns are more expensive than state House of Representatives campaigns. There are only two other contested Senate races between Democrats and Republicans... Read more
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Boston Herald
John Fresolo not flying solo72-point headlines, not to mention the mysterious references to, among other th
John Fresolo not flying solo
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
72-point headlines, not to mention the mysterious references to, among other things, “lurid pictures ... salacious ... a State House copying machine ... young female aide,” and most ominously of all, a certain unspecified charge that was... Read more
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Boston Herald
Maura Healey’s rulings could set public records precedentbeing the primary enforcement mechanism,” said Pam Wilmot of Common Cause. And
Maura Healey’s rulings could set public records precedent
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
being the primary enforcement mechanism,” said Pam Wilmot of Common Cause. And with these cases before the AG, we may now see what type of teeth lay with the latter. State House reporter Matt Stout can be reached at matthew.stout@bostonherald... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
House reduction moves forwardObservant readers may notice legal ads in newspapers for a proposed state const
House reduction moves forward
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Observant readers may notice legal ads in newspapers for a proposed state constitutional amendment to reduce the number of state House seats from 203 to 151. These ads alert voters to a milestone in the deliberately lengthy process to change the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Sweeney’s anti-tax talk is a bit of a shockthe Gloucester County Democrat, echo some of Christie’s conservative anti-tax r
Sweeney’s anti-tax talk is a bit of a shock
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
the Gloucester County Democrat, echo some of Christie’s conservative anti-tax rhetoric when the subject came up at a State House news conference earlier this month. When asked if a tax hike might be needed to cover a proposal to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas libertarians bullish on 2016, pursue 'major party' status for 2018federal races this year — one U.S. Senate contest and four U.S. House elections
Kansas libertarians bullish on 2016, pursue 'major party' status for 2018
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
federal races this year — one U.S. Senate contest and four U.S. House elections — as well as two state Senate races, five state House races and a judicial election in northwest Kansas. Because it is a steppingstone year, Hodgkinson isn’t... Read more
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MLive.com
Hillary Clinton has Michigan's back, former Texas Sen. Wendy Davis tells Democratshave an opportunity to win at every level of government this November, includin
Hillary Clinton has Michigan's back, former Texas Sen. Wendy Davis tells Democrats
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
have an opportunity to win at every level of government this November, including the nine seats to take back our state House," said MDP Chair Brandon Dillon. The Michigan Republican Party held its convention on Saturday as well. There,... Read more
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