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FOX 8 New Orleans
Declaration of Independence comes under fire in LA Houselawmakers could vote on it. Republican Rep. Valarie Hodges' action came amid p
Declaration of Independence comes under fire in LA House
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted an hour ago
lawmakers could vote on it. Republican Rep. Valarie Hodges' action came amid pressure from her black colleagues in the state House of Representatives, The Associated Press reports. State lawmakers who opposed House Bill 1035, which the the... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Newly-elected officials to take office on Jan. 1Mark Newton was selected by voters to replace longtime representative Barbara S
Newly-elected officials to take office on Jan. 1
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Mark Newton was selected by voters to replace longtime representative Barbara Sims who did not seek re-election for the State House District 123 seat. Newton pulled out 30 percent of the vote in Columbia County over attorney and veteran Wright... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Pa. protection bill drawn into bathroom battlesnot have the last vestige of legalized discrimination as part of our law." Law
Pa. protection bill drawn into bathroom battles
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
not have the last vestige of legalized discrimination as part of our law." Lawmakers milking it Two Cambria County state House hopefuls are set to milk a summer festival for all it's worth next week as they prepare to face off in... Read more
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Boston Herald
Pols & Politics: Booking a one-way Hub trip?wrote to Nash in a May 26 letter. “I understand an attorney in my office contac
Pols & Politics: Booking a one-way Hub trip?
Boston Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
wrote to Nash in a May 26 letter. “I understand an attorney in my office contacted you about this matter.” The police pension fund was given 10 days to respond. State House reporter Matt Stout can be reached at matthew.stout@bostonh... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Home invasion survivor’s campaign could help GOPCommittee and his family has long been involved in local government. This year
Home invasion survivor’s campaign could help GOP
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 hours ago
Committee and his family has long been involved in local government. This year, the GOP is seeking to take back the state House, where Democrats have a 87 to 64 majority. “I think when you have a balanced House and Senate, where there’s a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Home invasion survivor’s campaign could help GOPCommittee and his family has long been involved in local government. This year
Home invasion survivor’s campaign could help GOP
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 hours ago
Committee and his family has long been involved in local government. This year, the GOP is seeking to take back the state House, where Democrats have a 87 to 64 majority. “I think when you have a balanced House and Senate, where there’s a... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Home invasion survivor’s campaign could help GOPCommittee and his family has long been involved in local government. This year
Home invasion survivor’s campaign could help GOP
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 hours ago
Committee and his family has long been involved in local government. This year, the GOP is seeking to take back the state House, where Democrats have a 87 to 64 majority. “I think when you have a balanced House and Senate, where there’s a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Government spend up on state house sell off29 May 2016The Government has spent $28.9 million and has 129 officials working
Government spend up on state house sell off
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
29 May 2016The Government has spent $28.9 million and has 129 officials working on its misguided state house sell-off, says Labour’s housing spokesperson Phil Twyford.“This is a scandalous waste of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Home invasion survivor’s campaign could help GOPCommittee and his family has long been involved in local government. This year
Home invasion survivor’s campaign could help GOP
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
Committee and his family has long been involved in local government. This year, the GOP is seeking to take back the state House, where Democrats have a 87 to 64 majority. “I think when you have a balanced House and Senate, where there’s a... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Task Force considers changes to Louisiana's 'complex' and 'flawed' sales tax systemtax system has gone terribly wrong. "It fails the fundamental test of simplici
Task Force considers changes to Louisiana's 'complex' and 'flawed' sales tax system
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 hours ago
tax system has gone terribly wrong. "It fails the fundamental test of simplicity and fairness," said Sean Reilly, a former state House member from Baton Rouge who is the chief executive officer of Lamar Advertising. "What we're doing today really,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidential Snub... Gov. Ambode Shakes Off Buhari's Rebuffsmarts from the disappointment of the president's snub, he is getting ready to
Presidential Snub... Gov. Ambode Shakes Off Buhari's Rebuff
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
smarts from the disappointment of the president's snub, he is getting ready to celebrate his first birthday in the Lagos State House, he has issued a stern warning to political jobbers and fairweather friends to desist from blowing his low-key... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Task Force considers changes to Louisiana's 'complex' and 'flawed' sales tax systemtax system has gone terribly wrong. "It fails the fundamental test of simplici
Task Force considers changes to Louisiana's 'complex' and 'flawed' sales tax system
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 hours ago
tax system has gone terribly wrong. "It fails the fundamental test of simplicity and fairness," said Sean Reilly, a former state House member from Baton Rouge who is the chief executive officer of Lamar Advertising. "What we're doing today really,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Declaration of Independence comes under fire in LA Houselawmakers could vote on it. Republican Rep. Valarie Hodges' action came amid p
Declaration of Independence comes under fire in LA House
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 8 hours ago
lawmakers could vote on it. Republican Rep. Valarie Hodges' action came amid pressure from her black colleagues in the state House of Representatives, The Associated Press reports. State lawmakers who opposed House Bill 1035, which the the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Politics as Usualon gaming expansion Ladies and gentlemen, place your bets and start your lobby
Politics as Usual
The Morning Call / Posted 10 hours ago
on gaming expansion Ladies and gentlemen, place your bets and start your lobbyists! After the Memorial Day holiday, the state House again will try to pass a bill that would drastically expand gambling options in Pennsylvania. The House on... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Homeless family want to 'pay it forward'A homeless family who got a state house after seeking help from a Mangere marae
Homeless family want to 'pay it forward'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
A homeless family who got a state house after seeking help from a Mangere marae now want to "pay it forward" by helping others who are still sleeping in cars. Tony Lepage, his partner Megan Williams and their children moved into their new... Read more
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My EastText
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
My EastText / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Marco Rubio says he's going to the GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to the GOP convention
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP conventionto have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands fo
Marco Rubio says he's going to GOP convention
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 11 hours ago
to have a running mate that more fully embraces some of the things he stands for," Rubio said. Rubio, who was Florida's state House speaker before being elected to a single term in the Senate in 2010, isn't running for re-election and will... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
EFCC gets the nod to probe Goodluck over arms dealfirst written against the former president. The Nation reports that the petiti
EFCC gets the nod to probe Goodluck over arms deal
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 12 hours ago
first written against the former president. The Nation reports that the petition came from a former member of the Enugu State House of Assembly, Ikenna Ejezie, through his counsel, Barrister Osuagwu Ugochukwu. The petition reads: “We are... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pa. House takes step to ending corruptionThe state House recently passed House Bill 17, which closes some loopholes rela
Pa. House takes step to ending corruption
The Morning Call / Posted 13 hours ago
The state House recently passed House Bill 17, which closes some loopholes related to pensions of elected and government officials convicted of crimes. This is a significant achievement given the fact that Pennsylvania is the third most corrupt state... Read more
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The News & Observer
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primarywithout compromising principles are skills I have built in the business world a
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primary
The News & Observer / Posted 13 hours ago
without compromising principles are skills I have built in the business world and refined over three terms in the State House that will enable me to be an effective congressman. 13th District voter profile Julia Craven Howard Education:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sonta-Mania - President Lungu Does a Sontapothe need for peace and security during this sensitive period. Zambia holds ele
Sonta-Mania - President Lungu Does a Sontapo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
the need for peace and security during this sensitive period. Zambia holds elections on August 11 with the race to State House appearing to be a two-horse race between the incumbent and opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema. The ruling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Repatriation of Somali Refugees Is Not Reversible, Says President KenyattaHead of State was speaking during talks with the UN Deputy Secretary-General Ja
Repatriation of Somali Refugees Is Not Reversible, Says President Kenyatta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Head of State was speaking during talks with the UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson, who paid him a courtesy call at State House, Nairobi. He said Kenya's action should not be misinterpreted as a move to abandon its international... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria, Niger to Deepen Agricultural Cooperationand Animal Husbandry, Albada Abouba, a Special Envoy of President Mahamadou Iss
Nigeria, Niger to Deepen Agricultural Cooperation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
and Animal Husbandry, Albada Abouba, a Special Envoy of President Mahamadou Issoufou of the Republic of Niger at the State House, President Buhari said that he would ponder on the message from the president which he said was aimed at... Read more
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iol.co.za
Somali refugees will leave Kenya: Kenyattato come on board,” he said. Kenyatta was speaking during a courtesy call by UN
Somali refugees will leave Kenya: Kenyatta
iol.co.za / Posted 18 hours ago
to come on board,” he said. Kenyatta was speaking during a courtesy call by UN deputy secretary general Jan Eliasson at State House in Nairobi. He said Kenya’s action should not be misinterpreted as a move to abandon its international... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ugwuanyi Assures Enugu Children On Passage of Child Rights Billthe Children's Day with Enugu children in his office assuring them that he woul
Ugwuanyi Assures Enugu Children On Passage of Child Rights Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
the Children's Day with Enugu children in his office assuring them that he would urgently liaise with the members of the State House of Assembly to ensure that the Child Rights Bill now before the legislators was passed into law before long. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Meets Newspaper Publishers, Pledges Good Partnership With Mediacrucial national issues, Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publici
Buhari Meets Newspaper Publishers, Pledges Good Partnership With Media
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
crucial national issues, Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President said. Mr. Adesina told State House correspondents after the closed-door meeting that the Federal Government would continue to partner with the media... Read more
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NBC News
Ban the Bag? Why Plastic Bag Taxes and Bans Don't Always Workto have to go out and buy plastic bags?" John Hurst, president of the Retailers
Ban the Bag? Why Plastic Bag Taxes and Bans Don't Always Work
NBC News / Posted 20 hours ago
to have to go out and buy plastic bags?" John Hurst, president of the Retailers Association of Massachusetts, told the State House News Service after the ballots were cast on Thursday. Detractors say that banning plastic bags simply shifts the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Madigan plays double dare as session deadline loomsRepublicans who controlled the governor's office. Fast forward from 1989 to 20
Madigan plays double dare as session deadline looms
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
Republicans who controlled the governor's office. Fast forward from 1989 to 2016. This time, Madigan, the longest-serving state House speaker in the nation's history, isn't preparing a tax increase. It's an election year, and he wants to keep his... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Senate reverses course, backs spending on police vests By Andy Metzger State House News Service BOSTON -- Recriminations boiled up i
Senate reverses course, backs spending on police vests
Lowell Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
By Andy Metzger State House News Service BOSTON -- Recriminations boiled up in the Senate late Thursday night after lawmakers rejected a $300,000 earmark for bulletproof vests to protect police... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Recreation Commission director busted on drug chargeslook to extend the dropout age by one yearLawmakers look to extend the dropout
Recreation Commission director busted on drug charges
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 20 hours ago
look to extend the dropout age by one yearLawmakers look to extend the dropout age by one year South Carolina State House (Source: WIS) State lawmakers are working to combat the issue of the high school dropouts. Lawmakers have... Read more
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The Advocate
Five Democrats qualify to fill Ronnie Edwards’ seat for Louisiana state representative electionclimate in the city. White lives in Baton Rouge, but he did not respond to a p
Five Democrats qualify to fill Ronnie Edwards’ seat for Louisiana state representative election
The Advocate / Posted 21 hours ago
climate in the city. White lives in Baton Rouge, but he did not respond to a phone call. Edwards was inaugurated to the state House on Jan. 11, but she never got to participate in the special session. She passed away Feb. 24. Whoever wins the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Last term in Legislaturein a beautiful state where each citizen has such close access to their local an
Last term in Legislature
Rutland Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
in a beautiful state where each citizen has such close access to their local and state representatives. Contact your legislator at any time: legislature.vermont.gov/ Vermont State House 115 State Street Montpelier, VT 05633-5301, 802-... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez in harsh Trump spotlightMartinez political team ousted a key Democratic Senate leader in 2012. And in
New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez in harsh Trump spotlight
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
Martinez political team ousted a key Democratic Senate leader in 2012. And in 2014, Republicans took control of the state House for the first time in 60 years, in large part based on the money spent by those PACs and strategy engineered by... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
94-old Pearl Harbor veteran has life savings stolen by thieveslook to extend the dropout age by one yearLawmakers look to extend the dropout
94-old Pearl Harbor veteran has life savings stolen by thieves
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
look to extend the dropout age by one yearLawmakers look to extend the dropout age by one year South Carolina State House (Source: WIS) State lawmakers are working to combat the issue of the high school dropouts. Lawmakers have... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Homeless family want to 'pay it forward'A homeless family who got a state house after seeking help from a Mangere marae
Homeless family want to 'pay it forward'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
A homeless family who got a state house after seeking help from a Mangere marae now want to "pay it forward" by helping others who are still sleeping in cars. Tony Lepage, his partner Megan Williams and their children moved into their new... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
"Berniecrats" to activate for local racessent out a fundraising email on her behalf. Since then, the campaign has ident
"Berniecrats" to activate for local races
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
sent out a fundraising email on her behalf. Since then, the campaign has identified additional congressional seats and state house candidates that they’re supporting nationwide. “When you are a Berniecrat, you have something that you are... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Senate’s testy debate on police vests extends to social mediaSTATE HOUSE, BOSTON, MAY 27, 2016….Recriminations boiled up in the Senate late
Senate’s testy debate on police vests extends to social media
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, MAY 27, 2016….Recriminations boiled up in the Senate late Thursday night after lawmakers rejected a $300,000 earmark for bulletproof vests to protect police officers, and then quickly changed their minds. Early Thursday evening,... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
9 witnesses called Friday before Hubbard ethics trial wraps for holiday weekendasked if he knew Hubbard had a contract with the district. Parker also testifi
9 witnesses called Friday before Hubbard ethics trial wraps for holiday weekend
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
asked if he knew Hubbard had a contract with the district. Parker also testified that he met in Hubbard's office at the State House. One meeting was set up by Jason Isbell, a man who worked for Hubbard at the House of Representatives. The... Read more
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