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Daily Mail
Rafter died of infection contracted at 'inadequately filtrated' centerin the water that can cause illnesses,' he said. 'We're not going to close ever
Rafter died of infection contracted at 'inadequately filtrated' center
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
in the water that can cause illnesses,' he said. 'We're not going to close every lake and pond.' But on Thursday the state House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation that will now require mandatory testing on the center's... Read more
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Columbia Star
School StarsMagnet for Business and Law. S.C. Representative Mia McLeod presented the scho
School Stars
Columbia Star / Posted yesterday
Magnet for Business and Law. S.C. Representative Mia McLeod presented the scholarship award to Harrell on the floor of the state House of Representatives. Harrell will be attending The University of Georgia—Athens in the fall. Dorothy Grace Smith... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Happy birthday!Springs." Fuller, a Democrat, served as the mayor of Eureka Springs, the area's
Happy birthday!
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Springs." Fuller, a Democrat, served as the mayor of Eureka Springs, the area's prosecuting attorney, a member of the State House of Representatives and the U.S. Congress. He secured convict labor to build the first highway through the... Read more
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MLive.com
Felony election-fraud charges restored against GOP activist in 2012 caseafter that served time in the Ottawa County Jail for violating probation. He r
Felony election-fraud charges restored against GOP activist in 2012 case
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
after that served time in the Ottawa County Jail for violating probation. He ran for the Republican nomination for 89th District State House of Representatives that summer but withdrew before the primary. He's running again for that seat this... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Morning Briefingvictims, now adults, to sue over retroactive cases. That provision was the most
Morning Briefing
National Catholic Reporter / Posted yesterday
victims, now adults, to sue over retroactive cases. That provision was the most contentious part of a bill passed by the State House of Representatives. Opponents of the provision argued that retroactive punishment violated the state... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
What if we regulated drugs the way we regulate guns?and teenagers from legally purchasing firearms. Jim Townsend, D-Royal Oak, rep
What if we regulated drugs the way we regulate guns?
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
and teenagers from legally purchasing firearms. Jim Townsend, D-Royal Oak, represents Michigan's 26th District in the state House of Representatives. He is the sponsor of legislation to require universal background checks for all gun... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan Supreme Court reinstates felony charges against Grand Haven manThe Michigan Supreme Court has reinstated felony charges against a Grand Haven
Michigan Supreme Court reinstates felony charges against Grand Haven man
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
The Michigan Supreme Court has reinstated felony charges against a Grand Haven man who is now running for the state House of Representatives. Brandon Hall is a Republican candidate in the 89th House District. He's alleged to have falsified... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Vote on regulatory measures for Whitewater Center delayedA final vote by the state House of Representatives in Raleigh on bill that woul
Vote on regulatory measures for Whitewater Center delayed
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
A final vote by the state House of Representatives in Raleigh on bill that would result in the state regulating the U.S. National Whitewater Center was delayed until Thursday. State Rep. Bill Brawley, R-Mecklenburg, introduced the provision Tuesday... 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 2 days 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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WCNC Charlotte
New calls for increased regulation of the Whitewater CenterCHARLOTTE, N.C. – The State House of Representatives passed an amendment Tuesda
New calls for increased regulation of the Whitewater Center
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The State House of Representatives passed an amendment Tuesday that would allow the state to regulate the Whitewater Center where a teenage girl from Ohio recently died after apparently contracting a rare infection after visiting... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Rep. Brian Banks facing 4 charges filed by AG Bill Schuetterepayment and settled for 90% of the loan plus interest, according to the compl
Rep. Brian Banks facing 4 charges filed by AG Bill Schuette
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
repayment and settled for 90% of the loan plus interest, according to the complaint. Banks, who was first elected to the state House of Representatives in 2012 and reelected in 2014, has a checkered history, with convictions on eight felonies for... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Still time to vote in today's runoff electionsthe Republican candidate for Senate District 34 comes down to Reese Boyd and St
Still time to vote in today's runoff elections
Charleston City Paper / Posted 3 days ago
the Republican candidate for Senate District 34 comes down to Reese Boyd and Stephen Goldfinch. Goldfinch, a member of the state House of Representatives, is a proponent for small government who sponsored a bill prohibiting federal restrictions on... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
N.C. Senate approves constitutional amendments referenduma sportsman’s paradise.” Sen. Don Davis, D-Greene, was unable to comment as of
N.C. Senate approves constitutional amendments referendum
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
a sportsman’s paradise.” Sen. Don Davis, D-Greene, was unable to comment as of press time. The bill now returns to the state House of Representatives. Wes Wolfe can be reached at 252-559-1075 and Wes.Wolfe@Kinston.com. Follow him on Twitter at... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
N.C. Senate approves constitutional amendments referenduma sportsman’s paradise.” Sen. Don Davis, D-Greene, was unable to comment as of
N.C. Senate approves constitutional amendments referendum
Kinston Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
a sportsman’s paradise.” Sen. Don Davis, D-Greene, was unable to comment as of press time. The bill now returns to the state House of Representatives. Wes Wolfe can be reached at 252-559-1075 and Wes.Wolfe@Kinston.com. Follow him on Twitter at... Read more
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The Maui News
On the Campaign Trailwill be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday by Deidre Tegarden, a Democratic can
On the Campaign Trail
The Maui News / Posted 4 days ago
will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday by Deidre Tegarden, a Democratic candidate for the South Maui seat in the state House of Representatives. The event will be at Tegarden headquarters at the Azeka Makai Shopping Center above Flowers... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Online petition circulates against bill that would eliminate county coronerin North Carolina that elect a county coroner: Avery, Bladen, Brunswick, Caswel
Online petition circulates against bill that would eliminate county coroner
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
in North Carolina that elect a county coroner: Avery, Bladen, Brunswick, Caswell, Cleveland, Columbus, Hoke and Yadkin. Most counties use medical examiners to perform the duties. A vote in the state House of Representatives is expected... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Dove assesses first six months in officeDove is continuing to work toward the goals he set forth when taking office in
Dove assesses first six months in office
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 days ago
Dove is continuing to work toward the goals he set forth when taking office in January.

After serving 12 years in the state House of Representatives, Dove was faced with a crisis as soon as he took over the role of parish president Jan. 7.... Read more

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The Houma Courier
Dove assesses first six months in officeDove is continuing to work toward the goals he set forth when taking office in
Dove assesses first six months in office
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago
Dove is continuing to work toward the goals he set forth when taking office in January.

After serving 12 years in the state House of Representatives, Dove was faced with a crisis as soon as he took over the role of parish president Jan. 7.... Read more

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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Community pays tribute to ‘Father’ John Mannoit together during two very hard times," McKernan said. "He's lived his mission
Community pays tribute to ‘Father’ John Manno
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
it together during two very hard times," McKernan said. "He's lived his mission." Manno received accommendation from the state House of Representatives and Charley Hall, district administrator for state Rep. Garth Everett, R-Muncy, sent... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
House bill raises questions of transparencyhe said. Despite the seemingly innocent nature of the original bill, Wheeland
House bill raises questions of transparency
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
he said. Despite the seemingly innocent nature of the original bill, Wheeland does not expect that it will pass the state House of Representatives in its current form, but he admitted that he is not certain. Regardless, "we in the House are... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
VIDEO: Bluegrass event benefits free clinicsfor Anderson County Council District 3, is facing café owner Ray Graham in a ru
VIDEO: Bluegrass event benefits free clinics
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 5 days ago
for Anderson County Council District 3, is facing café owner Ray Graham in a runoff Tuesday. West, a candidate for the state House of Representatives District 7 seat, is facing Blake Parker in a runoff the same day. "This is mostly a wind-down... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Pima County Supe Sharon Bronson, Board of Supes Candidate John Winchester and AZ House of Reps Candidate Kirsten Engelyour campaign. (Winchester) I appreciate it. Thanks for having me. (Nintzel)
Pima County Supe Sharon Bronson, Board of Supes Candidate John Winchester and AZ House of Reps Candidate Kirsten Engel
Tucson Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
your campaign. (Winchester) I appreciate it. Thanks for having me. (Nintzel) We'll be right back with a candidate for the state house of representatives, Kirsten Engel. (Nintzel) Joining me now is Democrat Kirsten Engel, who is seeking one of two... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Senator Rabon addresses bill to elimiante Brunswick Co. coronerBill 215, to abolish the office of Brunswick County Coroner, is on the Tuesday,
Senator Rabon addresses bill to elimiante Brunswick Co. coroner
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
Bill 215, to abolish the office of Brunswick County Coroner, is on the Tuesday, June 28 agenda for a vote in the state House of Representatives. Senator Bill Rabon released a statement Friday about the bill that has drawn opposition from... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Commissioner Ethan White Endorsed By Firefighters Associationsformer member of the Tri-Community Fire Department, I understand the issues fir
Commissioner Ethan White Endorsed By Firefighters Associations
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
former member of the Tri-Community Fire Department, I understand the issues firefighters face. I’m honored to have their endorsements and I look forward to serving them and advocating for them in the State House of Representatives,” said Comm. Wh... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Sen. Rabon addresses bill that is opposed by leaders in Brunswick Countyin Brunswick County. Senate Bill 215, to abolish the office of Brunswick County
Sen. Rabon addresses bill that is opposed by leaders in Brunswick County
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
in Brunswick County. Senate Bill 215, to abolish the office of Brunswick County Coroner, is on the agenda for a vote in the state House of Representatives on Tuesday, June 28. “Only seven North Carolina counties still elect a county coroner—Avery,... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Central Lakes College: Lundblad leaves lights on for success...to established patterns. Political foray Lundblad spent part of his last year
Central Lakes College: Lundblad leaves lights on for success...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
to established patterns. Political foray Lundblad spent part of his last year as CLC president on a brief run for a state House of Representatives seat. In February, he announced his plans to seek the Republican endorsement for the House... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Lindsey Graham Fast FactsCounty, South Carolina. 1990-1994 - City Attorney for Central, South Carolina.
Lindsey Graham Fast Facts
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
County, South Carolina. 1990-1994 - City Attorney for Central, South Carolina. 1992-1994 - Member of the South Carolina state House of Representatives. 1995-2003 - Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives. 2002 - Is elected to... Read more
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Billboard
Foghat Premieres 'Slow Ride' Remake After Celebrating Song's 40th Anniversarywhat his wife Lisa says was "a preventable medical error." She's lobbying Penns
Foghat Premieres 'Slow Ride' Remake After Celebrating Song's 40th Anniversary
Billboard / Posted 8 days ago
what his wife Lisa says was "a preventable medical error." She's lobbying Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf and others to pass a state House of Representatives bill that would require health care providers to notify patients directly and not just their... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Wolf casts doubt on chances for sweeping gambling expansionand bars that's under consideration. A vote on legislation unveiled just hours
Wolf casts doubt on chances for sweeping gambling expansion
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
and bars that's under consideration. A vote on legislation unveiled just hours ago was scheduled for Wednesday in the state House of Representatives. Proponents say it would raise hundreds of millions of dollars to prop up a deficit-plagued... Read more
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The Morning Call
Gov. Tom Wolf points to concerns over sweeping gambling expansioninternet and bars that's under consideration. The legislation unveiled just ho
Gov. Tom Wolf points to concerns over sweeping gambling expansion
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
internet and bars that's under consideration. The legislation unveiled just hours ago was being debated Wednesday in the state House of Representatives. Proponents say it would raise hundreds of millions of dollars to prop up a deficit-plagued... Read more
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Philly.com
Wolf points to concerns over sweeping gambling expansionand bars that's under consideration. A vote on legislation unveiled just hours
Wolf points to concerns over sweeping gambling expansion
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
and bars that's under consideration. A vote on legislation unveiled just hours ago was scheduled for Wednesday in the state House of Representatives. Proponents say it would raise hundreds of millions of dollars to prop up a deficit-plagued... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Rhode Island governor awaits hundreds of billsan all-night session of the Rhode Island General Assembly are heading to the de
Rhode Island governor awaits hundreds of bills
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 10 days ago
an all-night session of the Rhode Island General Assembly are heading to the desk of Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo. The state House of Representatives passed 273 bills between Friday afternoon and just after dawn Saturday, including bills sent... Read more
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Daily Herald
Naperville celebrates water polo success of Central boys squadto draw together the whole school for a celebration. But the team did get reco
Naperville celebrates water polo success of Central boys squad
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
to draw together the whole school for a celebration. But the team did get recognition from the school board and even the state House of Representatives. Naperville Unit District 203 Superintendent Dan Bridges read a House proclamation Monday... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Campbell vows to make changes in solicitor’s officehis campaign signs. He estimates that he has lost or had damaged 300 small sign
Campbell vows to make changes in solicitor’s office
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 10 days ago
his campaign signs. He estimates that he has lost or had damaged 300 small signs and 17 large ones. Candidates from the state House of Representatives District 7 runoff were also invited to the forum, but neither Belton City Councilman Jay West... Read more
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The Advocate
Effort to restore some Louisiana aid voucher dollars clears House panel Monday morningLouisiana aid for vouchers would rise under a bill approved Monday by the state
Effort to restore some Louisiana aid voucher dollars clears House panel Monday morning
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Louisiana aid for vouchers would rise under a bill approved Monday by the state House of Representatives. Under current plans, dollars for the program would drop $6 million, or 14 percent compared to current spending. Under House Bill 69, that aid... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Medical marijuana backers submit signatures to get proposal on Arkansas ballotproposed dispensaries to grow up to five plants. Melissa Fults, a campaign org
Medical marijuana backers submit signatures to get proposal on Arkansas ballot
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
proposed dispensaries to grow up to five plants. Melissa Fults, a campaign organizer who is also running for a seat in the State House of Representatives, said the group had validated 85,000 of the signatures, which it collected over a multiyear... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Medical marijuana backers submit signatures to get proposal on Arkansas ballotproposed dispensaries to grow up to five plants. Melissa Fults, a campaign org
Medical marijuana backers submit signatures to get proposal on Arkansas ballot
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
proposed dispensaries to grow up to five plants. Melissa Fults, a campaign organizer who is also running for a seat in the State House of Representatives, said the group had validated 85,000 of the signatures, which it collected over a multiyear... Read more
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The Brown and White
Pension reform still a pipe dream in Harrisburgwine. Now the issue is pensions, and the label du jour is "hybrid" — the type
Pension reform still a pipe dream in Harrisburg
The Brown and White / Posted 12 days ago
wine. Now the issue is pensions, and the label du jour is "hybrid" — the type of public pension conversion favored by the state House of Representatives in a bill approved Monday. Rather than face the potentially bankrupting effect of an unfunded... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Newly legal fireworks scarce in areathe fireworks law passed in 2015 outlines the times at which they may be set of
Newly legal fireworks scarce in area
Statesboro Herald / Posted 13 days ago
the fireworks law passed in 2015 outlines the times at which they may be set off, newly proposed bills in both the state House of Representatives and Senate may bring about modifications, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Delaware court considers constitutionality of death penaltystate court's future decision will be significant for Delaware. A bill to aboli
Delaware court considers constitutionality of death penalty
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 14 days ago
state court's future decision will be significant for Delaware. A bill to abolish the death penalty failed in the state House of Representatives earlier this year, but instead of filing a motion for reconsideration of the bill, the bill's... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Delaware court considers constitutionality of death penaltystate court's future decision will be significant for Delaware. A bill to aboli
Delaware court considers constitutionality of death penalty
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
state court's future decision will be significant for Delaware. A bill to abolish the death penalty failed in the state House of Representatives earlier this year, but instead of filing a motion for reconsideration of the bill, the bill's... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Delaware court considers constitutionality of death penaltystate court's future decision will be significant for Delaware. A bill to aboli
Delaware court considers constitutionality of death penalty
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 14 days ago
state court's future decision will be significant for Delaware. A bill to abolish the death penalty failed in the state House of Representatives earlier this year, but instead of filing a motion for reconsideration of the bill, the bill's... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Political Pulse: Predictions yield mixed resultsby a 6:45 p.m. forum for Blake Parker and Belton City Councilman Jay West, who
Political Pulse: Predictions yield mixed results
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 14 days ago
by a 6:45 p.m. forum for Blake Parker and Belton City Councilman Jay West, who are competing for the District 7 seat in the state House of Representatives. The final forum begins at 7:30 p.m. and is for solicitor candidates Campbell and... Read more
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The Advocate
Faux Democrat Neil Abramson has to vote sometimes, but don’t expect honestymeans he almost certainly will. He is, notwithstanding fierce competition, rega
Faux Democrat Neil Abramson has to vote sometimes, but don’t expect honesty
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
means he almost certainly will. He is, notwithstanding fierce competition, regarded as the most mealy mouthed member of the state House of Representatives, where he is in his final term. A certain amount of duplicity is part of the game, especially... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Rhode Island House passes $8.9 billion budgetare among those issues lawmakers are grappling over as Rhode Island's proposed
Rhode Island House passes $8.9 billion budget
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 15 days ago
are among those issues lawmakers are grappling over as Rhode Island's proposed $8.9 billion budget heads to a vote in the state House of Representatives. Lawmakers began deliberating Wednesday afternoon. The Democrat-controlled House approved a... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tennessee minorities are underrepresented in state legislature, but are attitudes changing?— Two bills, similar subject, same sponsor, but starkly different outcomes: aft
Tennessee minorities are underrepresented in state legislature, but are attitudes changing?
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
— Two bills, similar subject, same sponsor, but starkly different outcomes: after a long, sometimes bitter debate, the state House of Representatives rejected a hard-fought bill to let Tennessee-raised children of undocumented immigrants pay... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Tennessee minorities are underrepresented in state Legislature, but are attitudes changing?— Two bills, similar subject, same sponsor, but starkly different outcomes: aft
Tennessee minorities are underrepresented in state Legislature, but are attitudes changing?
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
— Two bills, similar subject, same sponsor, but starkly different outcomes: after a long, sometimes bitter debate, the state House of Representatives rejected a hard-fought bill to let Tennessee-raised children of undocumented immigrants pay... Read more
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The Advocate
Abramson missing in action on key House votesmeans he almost certainly will. He is, notwithstanding fierce competition, rega
Abramson missing in action on key House votes
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
means he almost certainly will. He is, notwithstanding fierce competition, regarded as the most mealy mouthed member of the state House of Representatives, where he is in his final term. A certain amount of duplicity is part of the game, especially... Read more
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Island Packet
Rhode Island House prepares to pass $8.9 billion budgetwere among the issues lawmakers grappled over as Rhode Island's proposed $8.9 b
Rhode Island House prepares to pass $8.9 billion budget
Island Packet / Posted 15 days ago
were among the issues lawmakers grappled over as Rhode Island's proposed $8.9 billion budget headed to a vote in the state House of Representatives. Lawmakers began deliberating Wednesday afternoon and were expected to continue until late... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
A look at Tuesday’s primary election resultsto defend his run for District 42, defeating former state Sen. Robert Ford by a
A look at Tuesday’s primary election results
Charleston City Paper / Posted 16 days ago
to defend his run for District 42, defeating former state Sen. Robert Ford by a margin of almost 60 percent. Over in the state House of Representatives, democratic candidate KJ Kearney will challenge Republican incumbent Samuel Rivers Jr. for... Read more
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