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Daily Mirror
Junior doctors 'secretly plotted to drag out contract row for 18 months'two days of full walkouts in March with over 125,000 operations cancelled. Jon
Junior doctors 'secretly plotted to drag out contract row for 18 months'
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 hours ago
two days of full walkouts in March with over 125,000 operations cancelled. Jonathan Isaby, chief executive of the TaxPayers’ Alliance said: “Patients will be appalled to discover that far from being concerned for their safety, the BMA has... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract rowand ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected."
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract row
Croydon Guardian / Posted 15 hours ago
and ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected." Jonathan Isaby, chief executive of the TaxPayers' Alliance, said: "Patients will be appalled to discover that far from being concerned for their safety, the BMA has... Read more
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15h
Hampshire Chronicle
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract rowand ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected."
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract row
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
and ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected." Jonathan Isaby, chief executive of the TaxPayers' Alliance, said: "Patients will be appalled to discover that far from being concerned for their safety, the BMA has... Read more
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15h
This is Oxfordshire
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract rowand ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected."
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract row
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 15 hours ago
and ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected." Jonathan Isaby, chief executive of the TaxPayers' Alliance, said: "Patients will be appalled to discover that far from being concerned for their safety, the BMA has... Read more
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15h
Lancashire Telegraph
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract rowand ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected."
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract row
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
and ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected." Jonathan Isaby, chief executive of the TaxPayers' Alliance, said: "Patients will be appalled to discover that far from being concerned for their safety, the BMA has... Read more
22 related stories
15h
Northern Echo
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract rowand ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected."
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract row
Northern Echo / Posted 15 hours ago
and ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected." Jonathan Isaby, chief executive of the TaxPayers' Alliance, said: "Patients will be appalled to discover that far from being concerned for their safety, the BMA has... Read more
22 related stories
15h
West Moreland Gazette
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract rowand ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected."
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract row
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
and ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected." Jonathan Isaby, chief executive of the TaxPayers' Alliance, said: "Patients will be appalled to discover that far from being concerned for their safety, the BMA has... Read more
22 related stories
15h
Kingston Guardian
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract rowand ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected."
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract row
Kingston Guardian / Posted 15 hours ago
and ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected." Jonathan Isaby, chief executive of the TaxPayers' Alliance, said: "Patients will be appalled to discover that far from being concerned for their safety, the BMA has... Read more
22 related stories
15h
Oxford Mail
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract rowand ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected."
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract row
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
and ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected." Jonathan Isaby, chief executive of the TaxPayers' Alliance, said: "Patients will be appalled to discover that far from being concerned for their safety, the BMA has... Read more
22 related stories
15h
Streatham Guardian
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract rowand ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected."
Leaks show doctors' leaders aimed to tie Government 'in knots' over contract row
Streatham Guardian / Posted 15 hours ago
and ensure that the long-term interests of patients and the NHS are protected." Jonathan Isaby, chief executive of the TaxPayers' Alliance, said: "Patients will be appalled to discover that far from being concerned for their safety, the BMA has... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago turning river pollutants into fertilizerlocal officials contend is a model for other communities in the region. The Me
Chicago turning river pollutants into fertilizer
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
local officials contend is a model for other communities in the region. The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District, the taxpayer-funded agency that operates the Stickney plant, agreed to finance the Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies project... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Advocates lobby for mental health courta mental health court in Henderson County.

Adrienne Brady, board presiden

Advocates lobby for mental health court
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
a mental health court in Henderson County.

Adrienne Brady, board president of the local affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, NAMI Four Seasons, is hoping county officials will get behind a proposal to appoint a dedicated... Read more

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Al.com
As rocket wars wage in DC, a cautious move towards competition makes senseofficials seem to fall in one of two corporate camps. Shelby and Durbin, for ex
As rocket wars wage in DC, a cautious move towards competition makes sense
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
officials seem to fall in one of two corporate camps. Shelby and Durbin, for example, generally back the United Launch Alliance (ULA), and McCain is similarly supportive of SpaceX. Parochial economic interests play an important part as well.... Read more
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The Irish Times
AIB chairman to step down as chair of UK’s bad bankMr Pym has held the position since the formation of UKAR in 2010, having been g
AIB chairman to step down as chair of UK’s bad bank
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
Mr Pym has held the position since the formation of UKAR in 2010, having been group chief executive of Alliance & Leicester plc until July 2007 and joined the board of Bradford & Bingley in 2008. He became AIB chairman in 2014. UKAR was formed to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pension reform and Internet gambling rolled into budget talksRepublicans who control the House and Senate want Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf to e
Pension reform and Internet gambling rolled into budget talks
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Republicans who control the House and Senate want Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf to enact the pension changes to limit taxpayer risk over time by reducing the percentage of the guaranteed retirement payments workers get. Under the bill, state... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NPA Appeal a Blatant Delaying Tactic to Shield Zuma From His Day in Courtis preoccupied with protecting President Zuma at all costs - no matter what the
NPA Appeal a Blatant Delaying Tactic to Shield Zuma From His Day in Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
is preoccupied with protecting President Zuma at all costs - no matter what the implications are for the Constitution, the taxpayer or due process. That Adv. Abrahams failed to consult Billy Downer is inexplicable considering Downer knows the case... Read more
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express
EU students leave UK taxpayers £89MILLION bill by fleeing without paying tuition fees TAXPAYERS are having to pick up the price for EU students studying in Britain
EU students leave UK taxpayers £89MILLION bill by fleeing without paying tuition fees
express / Posted 3 days ago
TAXPAYERS are having to pick up the price for EU students studying in Britain – as more than 10,000 return home with unpaid tuition fees. Taxpayers face a £89m... Read more
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Perth Now
Clive Palmer gives up, wants to play lawn bowlsthe group splintered when Senators Jacqui Lambie and Glenn Lazarus defected. M
Clive Palmer gives up, wants to play lawn bowls
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
the group splintered when Senators Jacqui Lambie and Glenn Lazarus defected. Motoring Enthusiast Ricky Muir also ended an alliance with Mr Palmer. Mr Palmer provoked the anger of fellow crossbench Senator Nick Xenophon by lashing out at Senate... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Clive Palmer gives up, wants to play lawn bowlsthe group splintered when Senators Jacqui Lambie and Glenn Lazarus defected. M
Clive Palmer gives up, wants to play lawn bowls
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
the group splintered when Senators Jacqui Lambie and Glenn Lazarus defected. Motoring Enthusiast Ricky Muir also ended an alliance with Mr Palmer. Mr Palmer provoked the anger of fellow crossbench Senator Nick Xenophon by lashing out at Senate... Read more
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Herald Sun
Clive Palmer gives up, wants to play lawn bowlsthe group splintered when Senators Jacqui Lambie and Glenn Lazarus defected. M
Clive Palmer gives up, wants to play lawn bowls
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
the group splintered when Senators Jacqui Lambie and Glenn Lazarus defected. Motoring Enthusiast Ricky Muir also ended an alliance with Mr Palmer. Mr Palmer provoked the anger of fellow crossbench Senator Nick Xenophon by lashing out at Senate... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Political hacks distort truth to smear Vogel“Ken Vogel Raised Your Taxes $1.3 Billion.” The filthy lie was distributed by t
Political hacks distort truth to smear Vogel
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
“Ken Vogel Raised Your Taxes $1.3 Billion.” The filthy lie was distributed by those fine people from the California Alliance for Progress and Education, an Alliance of Small Business Organizations. They’re based in the cradle of California... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Special Report: LA charter school under review after principal charges $100Kdescriptions like “miscellaneous” and “Amex.” The school is operated by a nonpr
Special Report: LA charter school under review after principal charges $100K
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
descriptions like “miscellaneous” and “Amex.” The school is operated by a nonprofit corporation called the El Camino Real Alliance, which is governed by the board of directors. They have fiduciary responsibility over the public funds. “We are... Read more
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Tax-News.com
US Urged To Oppose BEPS Projectoverall higher tax environment and a weaker global economy. Without the checks
US Urged To Oppose BEPS Project
Tax-News.com / Posted 6 days ago
overall higher tax environment and a weaker global economy. Without the checks on political greed that competition affords, taxpayers inevitably suffer." The letter adds: "With the BEPS project, the OECD has taken this agenda to a new level and... Read more
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The Daily Comet
More state government contractsMany of the state's consulting contracts could be eliminated, reduced or given
More state government contracts
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
Many of the state's consulting contracts could be eliminated, reduced or given to our universities in order to save taxpayer money. Below are a few of the consulting contracts you are paying for or have paid for in the past. There are many more: --... Read more
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The Advocate
A Brief History of Tennessee Homophobiaidentity — such discrimination was not covered by state law. The legislation's
A Brief History of Tennessee Homophobia
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
identity — such discrimination was not covered by state law. The legislation's sponsors called it "pro-business and pro-taxpayer," while legal experts said it could likely not survive court scrutiny — the U.S. Supreme Court had struck down a... Read more
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The Houma Courier
More state government contractsMany of the state's consulting contracts could be eliminated, reduced or given
More state government contracts
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 days ago
Many of the state's consulting contracts could be eliminated, reduced or given to our universities in order to save taxpayer money. Below are a few of the consulting contracts you are paying for or have paid for in the past. There are many more: --... Read more
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express
Crackdown on staggering £3.1bn benefit fraud could CLEAR NHS debtmoney the Department for Work and Pensions lost to fraud, claimant error and of
Crackdown on staggering £3.1bn benefit fraud could CLEAR NHS debt
express / Posted 7 days ago
money the Department for Work and Pensions lost to fraud, claimant error and official error is the equivalent to £100 per taxpayer. Related articles NHS chiefs did NOT agree to new Junior Doctors contracts, despite... Vote Leave to SAVE the NHS... Read more
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The Washington Times
Will the Trump military buildup come too late?in the last century, is weak from decades of a life of luxury while under the s
Will the Trump military buildup come too late?
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
in the last century, is weak from decades of a life of luxury while under the security umbrella paid for by the American taxpayer. Donald Trump is right, they are not paying enough for their own security. He is right to shake them out of their... Read more
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Daily Press
Getting people to stay the night key to unlocking LGPA Tour's economic potentialbrought to the area," said Bob Harris, senior vice president of tourism for the
Getting people to stay the night key to unlocking LGPA Tour's economic potential
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
brought to the area," said Bob Harris, senior vice president of tourism for the Greater Williamsburg Chamber and Tourism Alliance. The event is particularly important in terms of sales — and taxes — on lodging, sales and meals. "We look at this... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Feeney falls foul of the politics of negative gearingthe government insists be treated as income. On one level it just applies norm
Feeney falls foul of the politics of negative gearing
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
the government insists be treated as income. On one level it just applies normal principles that expenses incurred by a taxpayer in gaining assessable income are deductible. Negative gearing works in exactly the same way. The best way to think... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton, Texas Alliance respond to Sunset Staff report | May 18, 2016of an important process that I’m confident will make this agency more efficient
Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton, Texas Alliance respond to Sunset Staff report | May 18, 2016
Pleasanton Express / Posted 8 days ago
of an important process that I’m confident will make this agency more efficient and effective.” Comments from Texas Alliance of Energy Producers after receiving the Railroad Commission Sunset Report for 2016 were that they were carefully... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sugar tax to come into effect in 2018the sugar tax carefully, so that other countries and their children can benefit
Sugar tax to come into effect in 2018
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
the sugar tax carefully, so that other countries and their children can benefit." Jonathan Isaby, chief executive of the TaxPayers' Alliance, said: "It is deeply concerning that the Government is pushing ahead with this regressive charge in spite... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
RH Line calls printed May 18, 2016No new jail Now the sheriff tells us we need to build a new jail. The taxpayer
RH Line calls printed May 18, 2016
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
No new jail Now the sheriff tells us we need to build a new jail. The taxpayers of Larimer County just got done paying for the last jail expansion. We've invested hundreds of millions of dollars into the current complex. Surely they could add on to... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
It's a rail battle out there as competition heats upa franchised system and questioned whether "without a level playing field [it]
It's a rail battle out there as competition heats up
Investors Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
a franchised system and questioned whether "without a level playing field [it] is in the best interests of passengers, taxpayers and communities". It is expected that Stagecoach will lose roughly £24m a year in revenues as a result of this... Read more
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The Hill
The only $10 billion the Government refuses to spendare a finite number of opportunities for the federal government to improve infr
The only $10 billion the Government refuses to spend
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
are a finite number of opportunities for the federal government to improve infrastructure without spending a dime of taxpayer money. User fees should directly benefit those who pay them. Cargo shippers have paid their fees; it is now time to... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Thousands of rich Americans live in taxpayer-subsidized public housing 16th May 2016 · 0 Comments By Drew Johnson Contributing Writer (Special fro
Thousands of rich Americans live in taxpayer-subsidized public housing
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
16th May 2016 · 0 Comments By Drew Johnson Contributing Writer (Special from Urban News Service/NNPA) – Tens of thousands of high-income Americans live in low-income housing,... Read more
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Business Standard India
NPAs a creation of business cycles, courts can't resolve these, says JaitleyThe National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government at the Centre will complete t
NPAs a creation of business cycles, courts can't resolve these, says Jaitley
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government at the Centre will complete two years in office in 10 days. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley — in his first interview since the passage of the Union Budget — indicated the next big challenge would be to... Read more
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Daily Record
Rangers FC:government minister Nigel Griffiths pitched Ibrox tax dodgenow leads the Labour Leave campaign in the EU referendum - first approached Ran
Rangers FC:government minister Nigel Griffiths pitched Ibrox tax dodge
Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
now leads the Labour Leave campaign in the EU referendum - first approached Rangers in his role as a director of Bluewater Alliance, a venture capital fund manager based in the Far East. The revelation that such a brazen tax dodge came from a man... Read more
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Business Standard India
We need healthier PSU banks; wait for a few days, says Arun Jaitleyunderstand the importance of job creation On disinvestment: Looking at hotels
We need healthier PSU banks; wait for a few days, says Arun Jaitley
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
understand the importance of job creation On disinvestment: Looking at hotels for strategic sales The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government at the Centre will complete two years in office in 10 days. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley — in his... Read more
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Business Standard India
We need healthier PSU banks; wait for a few days: Arun Jaitleyunderstand the importance of job creation On disinvestment: Looking at hotels
We need healthier PSU banks; wait for a few days: Arun Jaitley
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
understand the importance of job creation On disinvestment: Looking at hotels for strategic sales The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government at the Centre will complete two years in office in 10 days. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley — in his... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Many want no part of lawsuitresponse to the April 14 Dispatch article “Group fears Disability Rights’ suit
Many want no part of lawsuit
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
response to the April 14 Dispatch article “Group fears Disability Rights’ suit will go too far,” the Disability Advocacy Alliance, being a family-advocacy group, has an important interest in what happens with the lawsuit because it concerns the... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards, getting grief for modest voucher cuts, might as well go for the radical overhaulstandards, however, have clearly been negative. Far too many kids are in dange
Gov. John Bel Edwards, getting grief for modest voucher cuts, might as well go for the radical overhaul
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
standards, however, have clearly been negative. Far too many kids are in danger of graduating from high school at taxpayer expense with little in their heads save a conviction that science is the devil’s work. The rationale for vouchers... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards, getting grief for modest voucher cuts, might as well go for the radical overhaulstandards, however, have clearly been negative. Far too many kids are in dange
Gov. John Bel Edwards, getting grief for modest voucher cuts, might as well go for the radical overhaul
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
standards, however, have clearly been negative. Far too many kids are in danger of graduating from high school at taxpayer expense with little in their heads save a conviction that science is the Devil’s work. The rationale for vouchers... Read more
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Breitbart
No, It’s Not Anti-Catholic to Question Paul Ryan’s Hypocrisysuch a fate, because it violates some globalist principle of his that treats ev
No, It’s Not Anti-Catholic to Question Paul Ryan’s Hypocrisy
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
such a fate, because it violates some globalist principle of his that treats every human being as an interchangeable taxpayer or laborer. And there’s the irony. The Catholic Church is indeed a global institution, with a mission that’s much... Read more
15d
AllAfrica.com
Zuma Must Reverse Decision to Purchase R4 Billion Presidential Jetannouncement reversing his own government's decision to purchase a new Presiden
Zuma Must Reverse Decision to Purchase R4 Billion Presidential Jet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
announcement reversing his own government's decision to purchase a new Presidential Jet, which will cost the South African taxpayer an estimated R4 billion. This follows today's announcement in Parliament by the Minister of Defence and Military... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Euthanasia research paper is a “shabby conclusion"Tuesday, 10 May 2016, 12:37 pmPress Release: The Care Alliance 10 May 2016Govt-
Euthanasia research paper is a “shabby conclusion"
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
Tuesday, 10 May 2016, 12:37 pmPress Release: The Care Alliance 10 May 2016Govt-funded euthanasia research paper is a “Shabby conclusion to a deceptive beginning”Matthew Jansen, Secretary of the Care... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Election too close to call? Depends how you look at itmay arise that more cross benchers are returned after the election. The LNP fac
Election too close to call? Depends how you look at it
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
may arise that more cross benchers are returned after the election. The LNP faces pressure from the Australian Liberty Alliance on their right flank (especially now Angry Anderson has announced his candidacy) and this would not guarantee them... Read more
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FOX News
Audit rips $25M US-funded climate change program in GuatemalaA $25 million U.S.-funded project to help Guatemala combat global warming is be
Audit rips $25M US-funded climate change program in Guatemala
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
A $25 million U.S.-funded project to help Guatemala combat global warming is being slammed as another taxpayer-backed boondoggle after a new audit highlighted a series of problems -- including numerous inaccuracies in the group's work and a failure... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Acknowledging the game is riggedfarm subsidies, Ms. Thatcher offered some key pieces of advice to resist the gr
Acknowledging the game is rigged
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
farm subsidies, Ms. Thatcher offered some key pieces of advice to resist the growing tide of skepticism toward these taxpayer-funded boondoggles. According to reports of the speech, she suggested that "Crop insurance lobbyists might consider... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Springdale sees increase in millennial leadersan increase in young people taking on leadership roles. Misty Murphy, executiv
Springdale sees increase in millennial leaders
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
an increase in young people taking on leadership roles. Misty Murphy, executive director of the Downtown Springdale Alliance, agrees downtown revitalization is a trigger. She explained when a city creates something that resonates with a... Read more
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