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The Alliance Review
10 years later, shocking home invasion haunts a quiet suburbto free himself and escape out the cellar hatchway as fire consumed the house.
The Alliance Review / Posted an hour ago
to free himself and escape out the cellar hatchway as fire consumed the house. He has re-married and was elected to the state House of Representatives in November. No public remembrances have been announced this year. But as the 10th... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Former Commissioner Wansacz hired by Scranton-Lackawanna Human Development Agencydidn’t play a role in his hiring, officials said. In his new role as weatheriz
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
didn’t play a role in his hiring, officials said. In his new role as weatherization director, Wansacz — who served in the state House of Representatives from 2000-10 and one term as a Democratic commissioner in Lackawanna County from 2012-16 —... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC law replacing HB2 is still a bathroom bill that discriminates, challengers claimlawmakers who would not support a repeal but voted for the replacement law. Ke
The News & Observer / Posted 18 hours ago
lawmakers who would not support a repeal but voted for the replacement law. Kevin Corbin, a Macon County Republican in the state House of Representatives, was one of the lawmakers highlighted in the complaint. “On the day that he voted for HB 142,... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
10 Years Later, Murders Still Haunt Cheshireto free himself and escape out the cellar hatchway as fire consumed the house.
NBC Connecticut / Posted 18 hours ago
to free himself and escape out the cellar hatchway as fire consumed the house. He has re-married and was elected to the state House of Representatives in November. No public remembrances have been announced this year. But as the 10th... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Homeowners Want Feds to Investigate Crumbling Foundationscalled pyrrhotite in the concrete causes foundations to crack and crumble years
NBC Connecticut / Posted 18 hours ago
called pyrrhotite in the concrete causes foundations to crack and crumble years after being poured and a bill in the state House of Representatives would have required concrete companies to test for pyrrhotite. That bill never made it to a... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Bisbee Mayor: Without Pension Reforms, Arizona Cities Will Go Bankruptmake further reforms to the Public Safety Personnel Retirement System, or PSPRS
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted yesterday
make further reforms to the Public Safety Personnel Retirement System, or PSPRS. In addition, an ad hoc committee of the state House of Representatives is holding meetings on the subject. Its next gathering is next week in Prescott. One of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Newton to run for City Councilelected to the city council in the 1980s, Newton served on that body for four y
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
elected to the city council in the 1980s, Newton served on that body for four years, then moved on to seats in the state House of Representatives and in the state Senate. A corruption conviction in 2005 ended that phase of his political... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
As pressure mounts, faith sustains veteran New Mexico doctor who provides rare third-trimester abortionsthe debate every year during the committee process, have never made it to the g
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
the debate every year during the committee process, have never made it to the governor’s desk. Some did, however, pass the state House of Representatives multiple times when Republicans controlled the chamber in 2015 and 2016. Gov. Susana... Read more
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The News & Observer
Judge won’t dismiss lawsuit accusing NC lieutenant governor and legislators of holding illegal sessionpresident of the state Senate, Phil Berger, president pro tempore of the state
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
president of the state Senate, Phil Berger, president pro tempore of the state Senate, and Tim Moore, speaker of the state House of Representatives, violated North Carolinians’ rights when they took up bills in a three-day session in December... Read more
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The Morning Call
State Rep. Peter Schweyer: It's essential to guarantee transportation for medical assistance recipientsvital these rides are to the most at-risk seniors and working-class Pennsylvani
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
vital these rides are to the most at-risk seniors and working-class Pennsylvanians, I am appalled by a recent vote in the state House of Representatives that begins the process of eliminating funding for this service (House Bill 59). You may be... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Congdon, Gray giving it one more gofor the seat. Griswold First Selectman Kevin Skulczyck, a Republican who also
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
for the seat. Griswold First Selectman Kevin Skulczyck, a Republican who also represents the 45th Assembly District in the state House of Representatives, announced last month that this second term would be his last, too. Public Works Director Todd... Read more
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The News & Observer
Rev. Barber remains banned from Legislative Building; some protesters can return if invitedin the insurance industry for Michael Malone, the brother of Chris Malone, a Re
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
in the insurance industry for Michael Malone, the brother of Chris Malone, a Republican and deputy majority whip in the state House of Representatives. Chris Malone was on the Wake County school board when a Republican majority pushed for a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Armed and educatingemployees carry firearms on school grounds, but the proposed legislation faces
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
employees carry firearms on school grounds, but the proposed legislation faces an uncertain future as it advances to the state House of Representatives for consideration. Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, has voiced opposition. The Pennsylvania State... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
July 9th Edition, Remembering an Iconic LegislatorGlanton was Iowa's first African American female legislator, serving in the sta
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 12 days ago
Glanton was Iowa's first African American female legislator, serving in the state House of Representatives from 1965 to 1967. She dedicated her life to law, human services, and civil rights. Former Lieutenant Governor Patty Judge remembered Glanton,... Read more
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TribLIVE
State representative Maher charged with DUI13. Maher also was charged with making an unsafe U-turn and driving the wrong
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
13. Maher also was charged with making an unsafe U-turn and driving the wrong way. Maher, who has been a member of the state House of Representatives since 1997, represents parts of Allegheny and Washington counties. Maher did not immediately... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
State House approves bill protecting pets left unattended in hot carsHARRISBURG – The state House of Representatives Friday approved legislation to
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 14 days ago
HARRISBURG – The state House of Representatives Friday approved legislation to protect pets left unattended in hot cars, according to a press release. The Motor Vehicle Extreme Heat Protection Act (House bill 1216), authored by Rep. Frank Farry... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Legislators ‘celebrate’ budget resolutionsWith mere hours left before a monumental deadline of mid-night, lawmakers in th
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
With mere hours left before a monumental deadline of mid-night, lawmakers in the state House of Representatives and state Senate are spending much of today giving their once-over to a new biennial budget plan revealed to them only yesterday. Before... Read more
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Reuters
Possible Illinois budget fix poses big financial questionsCHICAGO A Democratic plan to end Illinois’ crippling two-year budget stalemate
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
CHICAGO A Democratic plan to end Illinois’ crippling two-year budget stalemate is poised to be enacted by the state House of Representatives on Thursday, but the nearly 2,000-page package leaves gaping financial holes unresolved. The fiscal 2018... Read more
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Reuters
Beyond New Jersey and Maine, seven other states also have no budgetsscrambling to pass a spending and revenue plan to avoid the state's credit rati
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
scrambling to pass a spending and revenue plan to avoid the state's credit rating being downgraded to junk. On Monday, the state House of Representatives passed a bill for the third and final piece of the fiscal 2018 budget, and the measures are... Read more
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Darien News-Review
With 40 years of service in city government, Zelinsky seeks another termnot come as a surprise that Zelinsky is running this year for re-election. He a
Darien News-Review / Posted 18 days ago
not come as a surprise that Zelinsky is running this year for re-election. He also has not ruled out a future run for the state House of Representatives in the 146th District. Zelinsky tried but failed to secure the party nod to run for the seat... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
With 40 years of service in city government, Zelinsky seeks another termnot come as a surprise that Zelinsky is running this year for re-election. He a
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
not come as a surprise that Zelinsky is running this year for re-election. He also has not ruled out a future run for the state House of Representatives in the 146th District. Zelinsky tried but failed to secure the party nod to run for the seat... Read more
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Philly.com
Neil J. Welch, 90, FBI agent who oversaw Abscam investigationpolice brutality and ensnared several Pennsylvania politicians in corruption ca
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
police brutality and ensnared several Pennsylvania politicians in corruption cases, including the former speaker of the state House of Representatives, Herbert Fineman. Welch had, by then, developed an enduring focus on political corruption. An... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Snyder vetoes bill concerning "Choose Life" license platemillions of Michiganders and that, in my view, is not appropriate for a state-i
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 21 days ago
millions of Michiganders and that, in my view, is not appropriate for a state-issued license plate.” In a letter to the State House of Representatives, Governor Snyder said having a private fund making funding decisions is a concern. You can... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"You Want To Play Chicken? Let's Play Chicken" Maine Governor Threatens Shutdown Over Proposed Tax Hikeearn more than $200,000 a year, a measure the governor and statehouse Republica
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
earn more than $200,000 a year, a measure the governor and statehouse Republicans object to. The Democratic Speaker of the state House of Representatives, Sara Gideon, has blasted the threat of a shutdown, saying earlier this week, "We must find a... Read more
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Raw Story
Maine braces for possible government shutdown amid budget battleearn more than $200,000 a year, a measure the governor and statehouse Republica
Raw Story / Posted 21 days ago
earn more than $200,000 a year, a measure the governor and statehouse Republicans object to. The Democratic Speaker of the state House of Representatives, Sara Gideon, has blasted the threat of a shutdown, saying earlier this week, “We must find a... Read more
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Reuters
Maine braces for possible government shutdown amid budget battleearn more than $200,000 a year, a measure the governor and statehouse Republica
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
earn more than $200,000 a year, a measure the governor and statehouse Republicans object to. The Democratic Speaker of the state House of Representatives, Sara Gideon, has blasted the threat of a shutdown, saying earlier this week, "We must find a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Q&A: Malloy makes late pitch to legislators for mini budgetHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy made a last-ditch attempt Wednesda
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy made a last-ditch attempt Wednesday to persuade leaders of the state House of Representatives to pass the three-month mini budget he crafted and avoid what will be deep cuts to everything from youth summer... Read more
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Acton Commentary
OMB Directorexperience: Along with serving in the U.S. Congress, Mulvaney served in the Sou
Acton Commentary / Posted 23 days ago
experience: Along with serving in the U.S. Congress, Mulvaney served in the South Carolina General Assembly, both in the State House of Representatives and the State Senate. Religious Affiliation: Catholic Notable achievements: • While in... Read more
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FOX Business
Malloy makes late pitch to legislators for mini budgetGov. Dannel P. Malloy made a last-ditch attempt Wednesday to persuade leaders o
FOX Business / Posted 23 days ago
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy made a last-ditch attempt Wednesday to persuade leaders of the state House of Representatives to pass the three-month mini budget he crafted and avoid what will be deep cuts to everything from youth summer jobs and rental... Read more
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FOX Business
Malloy makes late pitch to legislators for mini budgetHARTFORD, Conn. – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy made a last-ditch attempt Wednesday to
FOX Business / Posted 23 days ago
HARTFORD, Conn. – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy made a last-ditch attempt Wednesday to persuade leaders of the state House of Representatives to pass the three-month mini budget he crafted and avoid what will be deep cuts to everything from youth summer jobs... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Bill to help cemetery visitors in Berks moves to HouseCounty lawmaker's bill to protect the rights of cemetery visitors in Berks Coun
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 23 days ago
County lawmaker's bill to protect the rights of cemetery visitors in Berks County and across Pennsylvania is moving to the state House of Representatives for consideration. The House's Local Government Committee on Wednesday approved the... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Malloy signs bill creating East Windsor casino; opponents promise court fightsports betting should it become legal. The legislation was crucial for getting
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
sports betting should it become legal. The legislation was crucial for getting the casino expansion legislation through the state House of Representatives. An expansion led by a joint venture of the Mashantucket Pequots and Mohegans -- MMCT Venture... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
State representative resigns from Vt. LegislatureFree Press reports Milton state Rep. Ron Hubert, a Republican, will step down J
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 23 days ago
Free Press reports Milton state Rep. Ron Hubert, a Republican, will step down July 1 after serving nine years in the state House of Representatives. Hubert says he needs to be back in his town for his business and family. Hubert owns a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rhode Island lawmakers to vote on paid sick dayssuccessful in scaling back the Senate bill, are fighting for more concessions i
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
successful in scaling back the Senate bill, are fighting for more concessions in a version still being negotiated in the state House of Representatives. There's just days left before both chambers of the Democratic-controlled Legislature plan to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pawtucket Red Sox ballpark plan re-emerges in State Houseand Pawtucket. The Senate’s finance committee plans to begin deliberations in
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
and Pawtucket. The Senate’s finance committee plans to begin deliberations in the fall. A finance committee in the state House of Representatives also plans to consider it in the fall. The legislation calls for the baseball team to... Read more
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Boston Globe
New England news in briefa bill that would allow law enforcement access to an electronic database of pre
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
a bill that would allow law enforcement access to an electronic database of prescription painkillers. It now moves to the state House of Representatives, with just days before lawmakers adjourn for the year. The proposal would give criminal... Read more
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FOX Business
Pawtucket Red Sox ballpark plan re-emerges in State Houseand Pawtucket. The Senate's finance committee plans to begin deliberations in
FOX Business / Posted 24 days ago
and Pawtucket. The Senate's finance committee plans to begin deliberations in the fall. A finance committee in the state House of Representatives also plans to consider it in the fall. The legislation calls for the baseball team to... Read more
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FOX Business
Pawtucket Red Sox ballpark plan re-emerges in State Houseand Pawtucket. The Senate's finance committee plans to begin deliberations in
FOX Business / Posted 24 days ago
and Pawtucket. The Senate's finance committee plans to begin deliberations in the fall. A finance committee in the state House of Representatives also plans to consider it in the fall. Continue Reading Below The legislation calls for the... Read more
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Reuters
Maine governor warns of partial government shutdown in budget fighthe will allow courts and other state operations to close if he is unable to rea
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
he will allow courts and other state operations to close if he is unable to reach a deal with the Democratic-controlled state House of Representatives. "I'm making plans. I believe we are going to shut down Friday night," LePage said in a... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Absentee voting for Aug. 8 election opens todayAug. 8 special election include Proposition A in Russellville and state represe
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
Aug. 8 special election include Proposition A in Russellville and state representative for Missouri’s 50th District. The state House of Representatives election is between Republican Sara Walsh and Democrat Michela Skelton, to replace former Rep.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Tennessee pens snarky reply to California's travel banillegal immigration.'" The bill went on to encourage Tennessee governor Bill H
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
illegal immigration.'" The bill went on to encourage Tennessee governor Bill Haslam, along with the State Senate and State House of Representatives' respective speakers, to approve a ban on state-funded travel to states with California-esque... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
RI House votes to disarm people on domestic ordersR.I. (AP) — A yearslong debate in Rhode Island over disarming domestic abusers
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
R.I. (AP) — A yearslong debate in Rhode Island over disarming domestic abusers came close to a resolution Monday as the state House of Representatives voted to pass a bill that would take guns away from people on restraining orders. The House... Read more
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The Herald News
Chamber: Fall River area retailers want tax free weekendto hear further testimony that took place Tuesday on Beacon Hill before the Joi
The Herald News / Posted 26 days ago
to hear further testimony that took place Tuesday on Beacon Hill before the Joint Committee on Revenue. A bill filed in the state House of Representatives would set August 12-13 as the 2017 tax holiday weekend if passed. Tobacco products, cars,... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Klarides sisters on the same team againa freshman, suggesting that boys stop bothering her. Now, with the elder siste
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 28 days ago
a freshman, suggesting that boys stop bothering her. Now, with the elder sister leading the Republican caucus in the state House of Representatives, they get along much better, as the younger, first-term lawmaker navigates the winding,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Klarides sisters on the same team againa freshman, suggesting that boys stop bothering her. Now, with the elder siste
Connecticut Post / Posted 28 days ago
a freshman, suggesting that boys stop bothering her. Now, with the elder sister leading the Republican caucus in the state House of Representatives, they get along much better, as the younger, first-term lawmaker navigates the winding,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Klarides sisters on the same team againa freshman, suggesting that boys stop bothering her. Now, with the elder siste
Darien News-Review / Posted 28 days ago
a freshman, suggesting that boys stop bothering her. Now, with the elder sister leading the Republican caucus in the state House of Representatives, they get along much better, as the younger, first-term lawmaker navigates the winding,... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly politico Renee Tartaglione guilty on all chargesthe scheme and both testified against Tartaglione for the prosecution. For Les
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
the scheme and both testified against Tartaglione for the prosecution. For Leslie Acosta, who had won election to the state House of Representatives from the 197th District in which the clinic was located, the guilty plea wound up costing her... Read more
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NBC News
This loophole fails to protect some rape victims in North Carolinafor comment Friday. Jackson said if the bill does die during this two-year ses
NBC News / Posted 28 days ago
for comment Friday. Jackson said if the bill does die during this two-year session, he will refile it next year. The state House of Representatives does not have its own version of the bill, but the Senate's legislation could be used to pass... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Gov. Raimondo thanks House for $9.2B budget plan10:20 p.m. Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo is thanking the state House of Repr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 29 days ago
10:20 p.m. Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo is thanking the state House of Representatives for passing a $9.2 billion budget plan she says "protects our priorities." The Democratic governor said in a Thursday night statement that the budget sets... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Saddened by the lossin the first few days of August. That’s no small feat for a small city like Ke
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 29 days ago
in the first few days of August. That’s no small feat for a small city like Kenai. Koch had run unsuccessfully for the state House of Representatives last summer, and threw his hat in the ring when a borough assembly seat became open this past... Read more
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