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FOX 43 Harrisburg
NBA, Michael Jordan join HB2 talksin progress’ Rep. Charles Jeter (R-Mecklenburg) told CNN that the draft legisl
NBA, Michael Jordan join HB2 talks
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 26 minutes ago
in progress’ Rep. Charles Jeter (R-Mecklenburg) told CNN that the draft legislation is legitimate and confirmed that the state House is considering changes to the law. He disputed the suggestion that the NBA threatened to pull the All-Star Game... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Realtors: Energy audit labeling would 'stick it' to some homeowners By Katie Lannan State House News Service BOSTON -- Arguing pieces of a Senate
Realtors: Energy audit labeling would 'stick it' to some homeowners
Lowell Sun / Posted 47 minutes ago
By Katie Lannan State House News Service BOSTON -- Arguing pieces of a Senate energy bill would be "extremely harmful" to the state's housing market and have a disproportionate... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Greater Chattanooga Association Of Realtors Endorses Rep. Mike CarterChattanooga Association of Realtors on Tuesday endorsed State Rep. Mike Carter
Greater Chattanooga Association Of Realtors Endorses Rep. Mike Carter
The Chattanoogan / Posted 52 minutes ago
Chattanooga Association of Realtors on Tuesday endorsed State Rep. Mike Carter in his re-election bid for the District 29 State House seat. Rep. Carter said, “I am humbled and honored to receive the endorsement of the Greater Chattanooga... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Lt. Gov. Brad Owen chastises fellow Democrat seeking to replace himthe state to comply with the McCleary order, and “that shouldn’t be partisan,”
Lt. Gov. Brad Owen chastises fellow Democrat seeking to replace him
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
the state to comply with the McCleary order, and “that shouldn’t be partisan,” he said Wednesday. Habib, elected to the state House in 2012 and to the Senate in 2014, has previously praised Owen’s work on trade and economic development and said... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Bill to de-annex properties in Sunset Beach fails in House CommitteeThe bill to de-annex parcels of land from the town of Sunset Beach was defeated
Bill to de-annex properties in Sunset Beach fails in House Committee
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted an hour ago
The bill to de-annex parcels of land from the town of Sunset Beach was defeated in a state House Committee on Wednesday because of concerns raised by several lawmakers. The vote was 20-8 against the bill. Senate Bill 875, which has already passed... Read more
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MLive.com
Democrats set vote to fill ballot slot of Michigan lawmaker who died while hiking on ballotDETROIT -- Democratic precinct delegates in state House District 11 plan to vot
Democrats set vote to fill ballot slot of Michigan lawmaker who died while hiking on ballot
MLive.com / Posted an hour ago
DETROIT -- Democratic precinct delegates in state House District 11 plan to vote July 7 on a committee to choose a ballot replacement for Rep. Julie Plawecki, who died Saturday, June 25. Plawecki, of Dearborn Heights, had been hiking for 25 minutes... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Trump fundraiser in Boston draws protestorsMichael Capuano and Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley also joined the rally
Trump fundraiser in Boston draws protestors
WWLP Springfield / Posted an hour ago
Michael Capuano and Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley also joined the rally. Pressley told the State House News Service she does not understand Trump’s platform, “I don’t know how someone can claim to want to make... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
75 await a house as HNZ eyes salesThe waiting list for a Dunedin state house is the longest it has been in two ye
75 await a house as HNZ eyes sales
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 hours ago
The waiting list for a Dunedin state house is the longest it has been in two years as Housing New Zealand looks to sell 36 properties in the city. Ministry of Social Development (MSD) figures showed that as of March 31, 75 people in the Dunedin area... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake County high school teacher to run for NC House seatwho withdrew from race Fuquay-Varina High School social studies teacher Randy
Wake County high school teacher to run for NC House seat
The News & Observer / Posted 3 hours ago
who withdrew from race Fuquay-Varina High School social studies teacher Randy Barrow has been picked to run for the state House District 37 seat by the Wake County Democratic Party’s Executive Committee. Barrow was chosen Tuesday to be the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mike Williams: Country crying out for state housingfound. There was no doubt in the mind of this particular advocate. He strongly
Mike Williams: Country crying out for state housing
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
found. There was no doubt in the mind of this particular advocate. He strongly urged the return of income-related rents in state houses to stabilise accommodation for the most vulnerable. The churn created by families moving frequently from one... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Edie Hooton leads HD10 race by 191 votes, but Angelique Espinoza not ready to concedeWith Edie Hooton ahead by 191 votes in the Democratic primary for state House D
Edie Hooton leads HD10 race by 191 votes, but Angelique Espinoza not ready to concede
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 3 hours ago
With Edie Hooton ahead by 191 votes in the Democratic primary for state House District 10, her opponent Angelique Espinoza wasn't ready this morning to concede the race, saying she wanted to learn more about any outstanding ballots. But Hooton, who... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Pa. budget plan includes 5 percent increase in spendingLESS THAN TWO DAYS AWAY NOW, BUT THERE IS A BI-PARTISAN PLAN UNDER CONSIDEREATI
Pa. budget plan includes 5 percent increase in spending
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 3 hours ago
LESS THAN TWO DAYS AWAY NOW, BUT THERE IS A BI-PARTISAN PLAN UNDER CONSIDEREATION. THE $31.5 BILLION BUDGET PASSED IN THE STATE HOUSE INCLUDES A DOLLAR A PACK INCREASE ON CIGARETTES AND EXPANDS GAMBLING TO AIRPORTS AND ONLINE. IT DOES NOT CALL FOR... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Trump draws protestors during Boston fundraising swing By Andy Metzger STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE BOSTON -- Donald Trump's appearance
Trump draws protestors during Boston fundraising swing
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
By Andy Metzger STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE BOSTON -- Donald Trump's appearance at the Langham Hotel in Boston aims to bring in campaign dollars for his presidential campaign, though many elected... Read more
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WALB Albany
Richmond County investigators looking into armed robbery at Tabb FinanceFinance in downtown Augusta. The robbery happened at around 8:45 a.m. Wednesday
Richmond County investigators looking into armed robbery at Tabb Finance
WALB Albany / Posted 3 hours ago
Finance in downtown Augusta. The robbery happened at around 8:45 a.m. Wednesday morning. Blackwell defeats Ruthven in SC State House District 81 primary runoffBlackwell defeats Ruthven in SC State House District 81 primary runoff According to... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Richmond County investigators looking into armed robbery at Tabb FinanceFinance in downtown Augusta. The robbery happened at around 8:45 a.m. Wednesday
Richmond County investigators looking into armed robbery at Tabb Finance
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 hours ago
Finance in downtown Augusta. The robbery happened at around 8:45 a.m. Wednesday morning. Blackwell defeats Ruthven in SC State House District 81 primary runoffBlackwell defeats Ruthven in SC State House District 81 primary runoff According to... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
FWC shoots down 2016 bear huntthey called for the hunt to be canceled or postponed for at least a year.Chuck
FWC shoots down 2016 bear hunt
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 4 hours ago
they called for the hunt to be canceled or postponed for at least a year.Chuck O'Neal, an Apopka Democrat running for the state House, said his Seminole County group Speak Up Wekiva is working on a pair of citizen-led state ballot initiatives that... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Nursing home bribery case filing details suspect judicial fund-raisingvia text and phone calls. Baker raised money for Wood and others, including Sta
Nursing home bribery case filing details suspect judicial fund-raising
Arkansas Times / Posted 4 hours ago
via text and phone calls. Baker raised money for Wood and others, including Stacy Hurst's unsuccessful race for state House. The depositions also quote Baker as saying Wood had commented at her surprise at the jury verdict in Maggio's... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Let’s see who won Tuesday’s primary runoffsParty. The Republican race for the Senate District 34 seat left vacant by Sen.
Let’s see who won Tuesday’s primary runoffs
Charleston City Paper / Posted 4 hours ago
Party. The Republican race for the Senate District 34 seat left vacant by Sen. Ray Cleary went to Stephen Goldfinch. The state House member won by a 4 percent margin, topping opponent Reese Boyd, who was backed by Gov. Nikki Haley. Goldfinch is a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Steeped in union history, just like the mayor he servesbeen legislative and communications director for the organizations, where he wo
Steeped in union history, just like the mayor he serves
Boston Globe / Posted 5 hours ago
been legislative and communications director for the organizations, where he worked for 10 years. He served as a registered State House lobbyist for the organization from 2007 to 2014, according to state lobbying records. Five years ago, Sullivan... Read more
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Boston Globe
At State House, an old-timers reunionIf there was ever a last hurrah, it came this week at the State House when some
At State House, an old-timers reunion
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
If there was ever a last hurrah, it came this week at the State House when some of the great political figures from the last half of the 20th century returned to Beacon Hill to honor one of their own. State Treasurer Deb Goldberg set up the event to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Downturn No Excuse, FG Warns Privatised Assets' Ownersassets that the economic downturn is not an excuse for default. Vice President
Downturn No Excuse, FG Warns Privatised Assets' Owners
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
assets that the economic downturn is not an excuse for default. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo gave the warning at the State House in Abuja yesterday while meeting a delegation of the House of Representatives' Committee on Privatisation, led by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Protests Female Athletes' Visa Denialit has formally protested the denial of visa to members of the nation's U-17 fe
Govt Protests Female Athletes' Visa Denial
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
it has formally protested the denial of visa to members of the nation's U-17 female basketball team by Spain. Addressing State House reporters yesterday, Sports Solomon Dalung said he had earlier visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to... Read more
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MLive.com
Bay City school Principal Brian DuFresne withdraws from state House raceand her mother's medical condition, it would be difficult for me to go out and
Bay City school Principal Brian DuFresne withdraws from state House race
MLive.com / Posted 6 hours ago
and her mother's medical condition, it would be difficult for me to go out and campaign 100 percent," DuFresne said. The state House seat to represent Michigan's 96th District is up for grabs this year. In departing from the race, DuFresne... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Good Side of Frederick Chilubain the world to declare President Chiluba declared Zambia as a Christian natio
Good Side of Frederick Chiluba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
in the world to declare President Chiluba declared Zambia as a Christian nation in December 1991 on the grounds of State House in Lusaka. This legacy lives on to this day and is cherished world over. Zambia's transport system was in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Lungu Respond to Diplomats, 'Pay the Post Debt - It Will Re-Open'ruling. "The issue of The Post newspaper was there as far back as 2009," Presi
President Lungu Respond to Diplomats, 'Pay the Post Debt - It Will Re-Open'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
ruling. "The issue of The Post newspaper was there as far back as 2009," President Lungu told the diplomatic corps, at State House, the presidential residence. The collection timing "We (Patriotic Front govt.) found it. Some of you... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'I Am a Firm Believer'to the event held at the Bread of Life Church International's Blessing Centre b
'I Am a Firm Believer'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
to the event held at the Bread of Life Church International's Blessing Centre building in Emmasdale by First Lady Esther, State House staff, Government and Patriotic Front (PF) officials. Clerics and people from all walks of life witnessed the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lungu to Make Major Pronouncement On Kawambwa TeaAmos Chanda, President Lungu will start his tour of duty in Mansa and later vis
Lungu to Make Major Pronouncement On Kawambwa Tea
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Amos Chanda, President Lungu will start his tour of duty in Mansa and later visit all districts in the province. "State House wishes to advise that his Excellency Mr Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President of the Republic of Zambia, will on Tuesday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Can't Afford Foreign Coach for EaglesShaagee The Federal Government has said that it cannot afford hiring a foreign
We Can't Afford Foreign Coach for Eagles
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Shaagee The Federal Government has said that it cannot afford hiring a foreign coach for the Super Eagles. Addressing State House correspondents yesterday, Sports Minister Solomon Dalung said unlike indigenous coaches, a foreign coach would... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Outcry Over Military Project With North Korea Despite UN Bancommitments regarding the matter. North Korean firms were previously involved
Outcry Over Military Project With North Korea Despite UN Ban
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
commitments regarding the matter. North Korean firms were previously involved in the construction of Namibia's State House, Heroes' Acre monument, the military museum at Okahandja, the Independence Museum in Windhoek and other military... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Assistant AG sworn in as Rhode Island Superior Court judgeCourt judge. The Providence Journal (http://bit.ly/2929Eee ) reports that Maur
Assistant AG sworn in as Rhode Island Superior Court judge
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 hours ago
Court judge. The Providence Journal (http://bit.ly/2929Eee ) reports that Maureen Keough's ceremony took place at the State House rotunda in Providence on Tuesday. Gov. Gina Raimondo says Keough would be ready to hit the ground running and... Read more
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The Columbian
Review full slate of candidatesthe candidates running for Position 1. Despite having two competent Democratic
Review full slate of candidates
The Columbian / Posted 8 hours ago
the candidates running for Position 1. Despite having two competent Democratic candidates, Don Orange and Rob Frisina, the state House Democrat Campaign organization, headed by a Kirkland state representative, is providing only candidate Sam Kim... Read more
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Boston Globe
Second City of Boston official indicted on extortion chargesabout 400,000 union workers across Massachusetts. He worked 10 years for the Ma
Second City of Boston official indicted on extortion charges
Boston Globe / Posted 8 hours ago
about 400,000 union workers across Massachusetts. He worked 10 years for the Mass AFL-CIO, and served as a registered State House lobbyist for the organization from 2007-2014, according to state lobbying records. Five years ago, at age 31,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tenure of Chairman, A'Ibom Traditional Rulers' Council Elongatedtwo years in office against the one year that had been in existence. This is a
Tenure of Chairman, A'Ibom Traditional Rulers' Council Elongated
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
two years in office against the one year that had been in existence. This is as a result of the passage into law of the State House of Assembly of the bill amending section 45(2) of the Traditional Rulers law 2000 to allow for a two year tenure... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ekiti Assembly Holds Plenary On HighwayAdo-Ekiti — Mild drama in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital Wednesday, as lawm
Ekiti Assembly Holds Plenary On Highway
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Ado-Ekiti — Mild drama in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital Wednesday, as lawmakers of state House of Assembly held a plenary session right in the middle of highway, in protest against the freezing of the account of Governor Ayodele Fayose at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG Rules Out Possibility of Hiring Foreign Coach for Eagleswere introduced by Spain our federation met all, but at the dying minute they w
FG Rules Out Possibility of Hiring Foreign Coach for Eagles
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
were introduced by Spain our federation met all, but at the dying minute they were denied visa. "Before I came to the State House. I was in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to officially protest the treatment given to Nigeria. I must really... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mr President, I Beg to Differ With You On This(NEC), handed over last year's General Election report to President John Magufu
Mr President, I Beg to Differ With You On This
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
(NEC), handed over last year's General Election report to President John Magufuli at a ceremony which took place at the State House in Dar es Salaam. In a speech at the ceremony that was attended by two retired Presidents, Mr Jakaya Kikwete and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Enugu House Moves to Domesticate Child Rights ActEnugu State House of Assembly, yesterday, made bold steps to become the 23rd st
Enugu House Moves to Domesticate Child Rights Act
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Enugu State House of Assembly, yesterday, made bold steps to become the 23rd state nationwide, that has passed the Child Right Responsibility Act into Law as stipulated by the United Nations Convention and African Union meant to protect the rights of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Popular Nigerian Artist Went Missing After Song Criticising Govt - Family, Policeis an abduction by some interests who are infuriated by his latest song which e
How Popular Nigerian Artist Went Missing After Song Criticising Govt - Family, Police
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
is an abduction by some interests who are infuriated by his latest song which exposed corruption among legislators at the state house of assembly," Daukaka's relative Atiku Mustapha told AFP. "We believe they abducted him as a warning to other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New York Times Says It Won't Correct Article On Uhuru's ICC Caseevening, the Times argued the article was both accurate and fair and would ther
New York Times Says It Won't Correct Article On Uhuru's ICC Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
evening, the Times argued the article was both accurate and fair and would therefore not be corrected as demanded by State House. "The Times makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of what we publish. Mr (James) Verini's article was based... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Should Embrace True Democracysaid recently that elections were over and the Opposition should wait until 202
Africa Should Embrace True Democracy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
said recently that elections were over and the Opposition should wait until 2020 to hold their rallies. Speaking at State House after receiving the official report of the National Electoral Commission (NEC) on the 2015 General Election, Dr... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Suspicious package found near State House was homeless man's clothes, police sayState police and Concord police investigated a suspicious package located near
Suspicious package found near State House was homeless man's clothes, police say
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 8 hours ago
State police and Concord police investigated a suspicious package located near the State House on Wednesday. The package was discovered shortly after 7:30 a.m. By 8:30, police determined that the package presented no threat. The suspicious package... Read more
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Salon.com
New York’s police secrecy law: de Blasio fights to keep NYPD abuse records from the publicand has introduced separate legislation to reform and repeal the law. The measu
New York’s police secrecy law: de Blasio fights to keep NYPD abuse records from the public
Salon.com / Posted 9 hours ago
and has introduced separate legislation to reform and repeal the law. The measures stalled in the Democratic-controlled state House and didn’t even get a hearing in the Republican-controlled Senate—which, in a New York peculiarity, Democratic... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Capitol Flags At Half-Staff In Memory Of Former Lawmakerof former state legislator Glen McVay of Sioux Falls. McVay died on Saturday a
Capitol Flags At Half-Staff In Memory Of Former Lawmaker
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 9 hours ago
of former state legislator Glen McVay of Sioux Falls. McVay died on Saturday at age 86, and his funeral was being held Wednesday. McVay was elected in 1984 to represent the Canton area in the state House of Representatives. He served... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EFCC Can't Look At Our Books - Rivers AGof the High Court of Rivers State in suit Number PHC/114/2007: Attorney General
EFCC Can't Look At Our Books - Rivers AG
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
of the High Court of Rivers State in suit Number PHC/114/2007: Attorney General of Rivers State Vs the Speaker of Rivers State House of Assembly and 36 others. "The judgment was delivered by Justice P. Agumagu on February 16, 2007. This judgment... Read more
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The News & Observer
Leaders stand with Latino immigrants at Faith ID drive in Chapel Hillat Faith ID drive in Chapel Hill El Centro Hispano signed up about 75 immigran
Leaders stand with Latino immigrants at Faith ID drive in Chapel Hill
The News & Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
at Faith ID drive in Chapel Hill El Centro Hispano signed up about 75 immigrants for identification card program A state House bill targeting the program was blamed for smaller than usual turnout Orange County sheriff and Chapel Hill... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Voters oust all 4 incumbent senators on SC runoff ballotssenator on clean air, clean water and clear energy. Martin has served in the L
Voters oust all 4 incumbent senators on SC runoff ballots
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
senator on clean air, clean water and clear energy. Martin has served in the Legislature since his first election to the state House in 1978. Voters sent him to the Senate in 1992. Former state Rep. Rex Rice defeated him for the Pickens County... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Amendment to regulate Whitewater Center passes NC HouseState House lawmakers approved an amended bill Tuesday that would regulate wate
Amendment to regulate Whitewater Center passes NC House
FOX Carolina / Posted 10 hours ago
State House lawmakers approved an amended bill Tuesday that would regulate water recreation attractions, including the U.S. National Whitewater Center (USNWC) in Charlotte. The amendment, which is part of a bill that would test water in schools for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oyo Assembly Approves N14.2 Billion FG Bailout for SalariesThe Oyo State House of Assembly has approved the application of the state gover
Oyo Assembly Approves N14.2 Billion FG Bailout for Salaries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
The Oyo State House of Assembly has approved the application of the state government to approach the Federal Government for a N14.16 billion bailout fund. The approval came up at an emergency plenary session of the Assembly yesterday, presided over... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Battle Lines Drawn As Magufuli Nods to Opposition Rallies Banhas always been banking on cheap politics. "Most politicians are now driven by
Battle Lines Drawn As Magufuli Nods to Opposition Rallies Ban
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
has always been banking on cheap politics. "Most politicians are now driven by their urge to win election and control the state house. Basically, they don't give much thought about what Tanzania and Tanzanians want," he elaborates. But on the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
License solution in sight for Bolton winerynot hold both licenses simultaneously. Gov. Charlie Baker spoke up about the im
License solution in sight for Bolton winery
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
not hold both licenses simultaneously. Gov. Charlie Baker spoke up about the impasse on Monday in an interview with the State House News Service, and by Tuesday both a possible legislative fix and a simple out-of-court settlement seemed close to... Read more
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