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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Gov. Malloy proposed his third budget on Mondayand education. This comes after an impasse over the weekend, where Malloy coul
Gov. Malloy proposed his third budget on Monday
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 hours ago
and education. This comes after an impasse over the weekend, where Malloy could not reach a deal with Democrats. The state House of Representatives and Senate went into session Monday afternoon. Lawmakers said there are plenty of last-minute... Read more
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MLive.com
Former Michigan tribal leader sent to prison for child sex assaultsconvictions in Leelanau County. The sentences will run concurrently. Bailey r
Former Michigan tribal leader sent to prison for child sex assaults
MLive.com / Posted 5 hours ago
convictions in Leelanau County. The sentences will run concurrently. Bailey ran as a Democrat in bids for the state House of Representatives and U.S. House of Representatives. He was serving on the tribal council when he was arrested... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Gov. Malloy proposes third budget todayand education. This comes after an impasse over the weekend where Malloy could
Gov. Malloy proposes third budget today
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 8 hours ago
and education. This comes after an impasse over the weekend where Malloy could not reach a deal with Democrats. The state House of Representatives and Senate are expected to go into session Monday afternoon. Lawmakers said there are plenty... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Governor to propose third budget todayand education. This comes after an impasse over the weekend where Malloy could
Governor to propose third budget today
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 11 hours ago
and education. This comes after an impasse over the weekend where Malloy could not reach a deal with Democrats. The state House of Representatives and Senate are expected to go into session Monday afternoon. Lawmakers said there are plenty... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Here is the latest Rhode Island news from The Associated Press at 5:50 a.m. EDTare considering a bill to curb out-of-school suspensions and study if there's b
Here is the latest Rhode Island news from The Associated Press at 5:50 a.m. EDT
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 12 hours ago
are considering a bill to curb out-of-school suspensions and study if there's bias in school disciplinary practices. The state House of Representatives is scheduled to vote on the legislation Wednesday. The bill's sponsor, Providence Democratic... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Detroit public schools could have to stop paying employeesMenzer said. But the DPS manager says teachers may still get paid if state law
Detroit public schools could have to stop paying employees
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
Menzer said. But the DPS manager says teachers may still get paid if state lawmakers pass an education reform bill. The $715 million proposal is currently in the state house of representatives. Copyright 2016 WDIV via CNN. All rights r... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana pastor: My argument against proposed ‘Pastor Protection Act’Recently, the state House of Representatives passed House Bill 597, also known
Louisiana pastor: My argument against proposed ‘Pastor Protection Act’
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Recently, the state House of Representatives passed House Bill 597, also known as the “Pastor Protection Act.” As a Louisiana pastor, you might think I would be excited about this bill, but I am not. While I agree with the basic philosophy of the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Lawmakers to consider bill curbing out-of-school suspensionsare considering a bill to curb out-of-school suspensions and study if there's b
Lawmakers to consider bill curbing out-of-school suspensions
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
are considering a bill to curb out-of-school suspensions and study if there's bias in school disciplinary practices. The state House of Representatives is scheduled to vote on the legislation Wednesday. The bill's sponsor, Providence Democratic... Read more
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The Advocate
COLA raise just plain wrong, disregards bigger problemsWhen the state House of Representatives waved through a cost-of-living increase
COLA raise just plain wrong, disregards bigger problems
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
When the state House of Representatives waved through a cost-of-living increase, or COLA, for thousands of state retirees, the biggest champion of the proposal was jubilant. “The key point,” said Rep. Sam Jones, the Franklin Democrat who sponsored... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
State could be $28M short to fund Flintincludes $25 million for pipe replacement and $45.5 million for "Drinking Water
State could be $28M short to fund Flint
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
includes $25 million for pipe replacement and $45.5 million for "Drinking Water Declaration of Emergency Reserve Fund." The state House of Representatives approved a $38.8-billion budget Wednesday to fund state government for the fiscal year that... Read more
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Al.com
Gov. Robert Bentley scandal: Bentley compares himself to Obamaexplanation that there are political motivations behind the articles of impeach
Gov. Robert Bentley scandal: Bentley compares himself to Obama
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
explanation that there are political motivations behind the articles of impeachment that have been brought to the state House of Representatives. "Everybody ran against Obama in (2012)," said Bentley, referring to the common campaign ads... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
WBTV Investigates: Questions about Moore’s hiring as Cleveland County Attorneydecision to hire Tim Moore as their county attorney. Moore, a Republican from S
WBTV Investigates: Questions about Moore’s hiring as Cleveland County Attorney
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
decision to hire Tim Moore as their county attorney. Moore, a Republican from Shelby, is also Speaker of the North Carolina State House of Representatives. On Your Side Investigates began digging into Moore’s hiring as county attorney last August,... Read more
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The Maui News
3 Upcountry council candidates face off in 1st of election debates"I like to get things done." At the closing of Wednesday's debate, Upcountry D
3 Upcountry council candidates face off in 1st of election debates
The Maui News / Posted 3 days ago
"I like to get things done." At the closing of Wednesday's debate, Upcountry Democrat Tiare Lawrence, a candidate for the state House of Representatives District 12 seat, made an appearance for a question-and-answer session. The small-business... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama went from the first state to use 9-1-1 to a state that staggeringly cuts healthcareknow the number, you were out of luck. That changed on February 16, 1968, when
Alabama went from the first state to use 9-1-1 to a state that staggeringly cuts healthcare
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
know the number, you were out of luck. That changed on February 16, 1968, when Rankin Fite, the Speaker of the Alabama State House of Representatives, picked up the phone and ceremoniously dialed three digits. It was the first 9-1-1 call made... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Alabama lawmaker gets signatures seeking governor’s impeachmentof willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of i
Alabama lawmaker gets signatures seeking governor’s impeachment
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 days ago
of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of impeachment must be brought forward by the state House of Representatives, while the state Senate acts as jury. Most states follow a similar procedure, according to the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of i
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of impeachment must be brought forward by the state House of Representatives, while the state Senate acts as jury. Most states follow a similar procedure, according to the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of i
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of impeachment must be brought forward by the state House of Representatives, while the state Senate acts as jury. Most states follow a similar procedure, according to the... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of i
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 4 days ago
of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of impeachment must be brought forward by the state House of Representatives, while the state Senate acts as jury. Most states follow a similar procedure, according to the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of i
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of impeachment must be brought forward by the state House of Representatives, while the state Senate acts as jury. Most states follow a similar procedure, according to the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of i
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of impeachment must be brought forward by the state House of Representatives, while the state Senate acts as jury. Most states follow a similar procedure, according to the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of i
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of impeachment must be brought forward by the state House of Representatives, while the state Senate acts as jury. Most states follow a similar procedure, according to the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of i
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of impeachment must be brought forward by the state House of Representatives, while the state Senate acts as jury. Most states follow a similar procedure, according to the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of i
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of impeachment must be brought forward by the state House of Representatives, while the state Senate acts as jury. Most states follow a similar procedure, according to the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of i
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of impeachment must be brought forward by the state House of Representatives, while the state Senate acts as jury. Most states follow a similar procedure, according to the... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of i
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 4 days ago
of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of impeachment must be brought forward by the state House of Representatives, while the state Senate acts as jury. Most states follow a similar procedure, according to the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of i
Lawmaker gets impeachment signatures against Ala. gov.
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office. In Alabama, articles of impeachment must be brought forward by the state House of Representatives, while the state Senate acts as jury. Most states follow a similar procedure, according to the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Lawmakers seek to ‘ban the box’The state House of Representatives this week overwhelmingly approved a bill tha
Lawmakers seek to ‘ban the box’
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 4 days ago
The state House of Representatives this week overwhelmingly approved a bill that would prevent employers from inquiring about an applicant’s criminal history on a job application. The bill, known as “Ban the Box,” would prohibit most employers from... Read more
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The News-Times
Lawmakers seek to ‘ban the box’The state House of Representatives this week overwhelmingly approved a bill tha
Lawmakers seek to ‘ban the box’
The News-Times / Posted 4 days ago
The state House of Representatives this week overwhelmingly approved a bill that would prevent employers from inquiring about an applicant’s criminal history on a job application. The bill, known as “Ban the Box,” would prohibit most employers from... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Indiana primary voter guide(6th Circuit) REPUBLICAN TICKET *denotes dropped out the race but still on In
Indiana primary voter guide
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
(6th Circuit) REPUBLICAN TICKET *denotes dropped out the race but still on Indiana’s ballot. (Currently held by Todd Young who’s running for Senate) State House of Representatives Judge of Circuit Court Judge of Superior Court Washington Cou... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Tennessee Politics: Restless BedfellowsBarack Obama's election as president, Tennessee still had a nominally Democrati
Tennessee Politics: Restless Bedfellows
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 4 days ago
Barack Obama's election as president, Tennessee still had a nominally Democratic governor in Phil Bredesen, control of the state House of Representatives, and near-parity in the state Senate, where Republicans had the narrowest possible... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
House passes $38.8B budget for state governmentLANSING (DETROIT FREE PRESS) - The state House of Representatives on Wednesday
House passes $38.8B budget for state government
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
LANSING (DETROIT FREE PRESS) - The state House of Representatives on Wednesday approved a $38.8-billion budget to fund state government for the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1. The fiscal plan includes $4.1 billion for roads and bridges in Michigan,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
House passes $38.8B budget for state governmentLANSING — The state House of Representatives on Wednesday approved a $38.8 bill
House passes $38.8B budget for state government
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
LANSING — The state House of Representatives on Wednesday approved a $38.8 billion budget to fund state government for the fiscal year that begins on Oct. 1. The fiscal plan includes $4.1 billion for roads and bridges in Michigan, with about... Read more
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Al.com
5 years after tornado, Hackleburg embraces return of Gov. Robert Bentleyhas consumed Bentley in recent weeks seemed far away on Wednesday. He fielded o
5 years after tornado, Hackleburg embraces return of Gov. Robert Bentley
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
has consumed Bentley in recent weeks seemed far away on Wednesday. He fielded one question about Tuesday's debate in the state House of Representatives on the details of an impeachment resolution, dismissing it as "political grandstanding." "I... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
How Bill Gates and His Billionaire Allies Used Their Wealth to Launch Charter Schools in Washington Stateas social engineers. The Case of Bill Gates and Washington State This story b
How Bill Gates and His Billionaire Allies Used Their Wealth to Launch Charter Schools in Washington State
Naked Capitalism / Posted 5 days ago
as social engineers. The Case of Bill Gates and Washington State This story begins in 1995, when the Washington State House of Representatives first considered legislation that would enable private individuals and organizations to obtain... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Tom Mehaffie wins Republican nomination for State Representativeand local businessman, Tom Mehaffie, released the following statement regarding
Tom Mehaffie wins Republican nomination for State Representative
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 5 days ago
and local businessman, Tom Mehaffie, released the following statement regarding his Primary Election victory for State House of Representatives for the 106th District: “I want to thank my family, the voters and my wonderful volunteers... Read more
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Hartford Courant
House Approves Retirement Security Bill in Divided Voteto create an IRA that would be available at any private employer that doesn't a
House Approves Retirement Security Bill in Divided Vote
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
to create an IRA that would be available at any private employer that doesn't already offer a pension or 401(k) passed state House of Representatives early Tuesday after seven hours of debate. The retirement security program would create a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
$16.1 billion education budget passes Housewhich increases funding for K-12 schools, as well as the state’s public univers
$16.1 billion education budget passes House
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
which increases funding for K-12 schools, as well as the state’s public universities and community colleges, passed the state House of Representatives Tuesday on a 72-36 vote. While most lawmakers applauded the increases in funding -- the... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Magnet Tuition Plan HaltedThe state House of Representatives unanimously voted to stop New Haven from cha
Magnet Tuition Plan Halted
New Haven Independent / Posted 6 days ago
The state House of Representatives unanimously voted to stop New Haven from charging districts tuition for magnet schools without advance discussion and input from affected towns and the education commissioner. New Haven district officials had... Read more
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OregonLive.com
The Oregonian's recommendations for state House, Senate: Editorial Endorsementsmake her a stronger pick than consultant John Sweeney for the position. No Repu
The Oregonian's recommendations for state House, Senate: Editorial Endorsements
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
make her a stronger pick than consultant John Sweeney for the position. No Republicans have filed for the seat. State House of Representatives District 26: Ray Lister (D) and A. Richard Vial (R): At least on paper, multiple candidates... 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 6 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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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Top man in Senate keeps jobR-Branch, bowed out of his challenge to Dismang for the job. Dismang has served
Top man in Senate keeps job
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
R-Branch, bowed out of his challenge to Dismang for the job. Dismang has served in the Senate since 2011 and was in the state House of Representatives from 2009-2011. According to Senate records, the only senator to serve as president pro... Read more
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11 News Houston
Prince fans still visiting Paisley Parkservice at Paisley Park on Saturday. A resolution honoring the life and music
Prince fans still visiting Paisley Park
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
service at Paisley Park on Saturday. A resolution honoring the life and music of Prince will be introduced Monday in the State House of Representatives. It is unclear what lies ahead as far as larger public memorials, concerts, or... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Prince fans still visiting Paisley Parkservice at Paisley Park on Saturday. A resolution honoring the life and music
Prince fans still visiting Paisley Park
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
service at Paisley Park on Saturday. A resolution honoring the life and music of Prince will be introduced Monday in the State House of Representatives. It is unclear what lies ahead as far as larger public memorials, concerts, or... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Mom pushes for state child-abuse registry named for sonhis parents don’t know about an abuser’s violent past. She's pushing for Wyatt’
Mom pushes for state child-abuse registry named for son
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 days ago
his parents don’t know about an abuser’s violent past. She's pushing for Wyatt’s Law, a package of three bills in the state House of Representatives that would create a searchable online child-abuse registry in Michigan so anyone who has been... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Mom pushes for state child-abuse registry named for sonhis parents don’t know about an abuser’s violent past. She's pushing for Wyatt’
Mom pushes for state child-abuse registry named for son
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
his parents don’t know about an abuser’s violent past. She's pushing for Wyatt’s Law, a package of three bills in the state House of Representatives that would create a searchable online child-abuse registry in Michigan so anyone who has been... Read more
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Park Record
Republican Kraig Powell, delivering political bombshell, ends campaignan especially brutal political spectacle.Powell, 50 years old and from Heber Ci
Republican Kraig Powell, delivering political bombshell, ends campaign
Park Record / Posted 10 days ago
an especially brutal political spectacle.Powell, 50 years old and from Heber City, had been seeking his fifth term in the state House of Representatives. Powell was locked in a difficult bid for the Republican nomination with another Wasatch... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV's floundering economy leads to downgraded bond ratingslead to greater fiscal pressures in future years." The news comes in the midst
WV's floundering economy leads to downgraded bond ratings
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 days ago
lead to greater fiscal pressures in future years." The news comes in the midst of a budget impasse that resulted when the state House of Representatives and Senate were unable to agree on a budget during the regular legislative session that ended... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Cost of violations should be fair to allthink socking it to motorists is a good way of balancing the books. To their c
Cost of violations should be fair to all
The Marietta Times / Posted 10 days ago
think socking it to motorists is a good way of balancing the books. To their credit, General Assembly members disagree. State House of Representatives members already have approved a bill that would end the abuse. It would require municipal or... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
House moves to extend biofuels tax creditsa leader in the biofuels industry. "If Iowa doesn't lead the way, then who's g
House moves to extend biofuels tax credits
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 10 days ago
a leader in the biofuels industry. "If Iowa doesn't lead the way, then who's going to?" he asked. The bill passed the state House of Representatives on an 88-8 vote. It had previously been approved in the state Senate by a wide margin, so the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
DiPietro talks of diversity funding and guns on campusstate Senate version of the bill redirects the money into scholarships for mino
DiPietro talks of diversity funding and guns on campus
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
state Senate version of the bill redirects the money into scholarships for minority students in engineering programs. The state House of Representatives version splits the money between scholarships for minority students and the manufacture and... Read more
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