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AllAfrica.com
I Have Seen the Future of Nigeria's Economycan assure you that whatever it takes to make our country truly where it should
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
can assure you that whatever it takes to make our country truly where it should be in the comity of nations in Africa and anywhere in the world, we will give it." REMARKS BY THE ACTING PRESIDENT FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA, HIS EXCELLENCY,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
State to require psychological tests for aspiring officerstesting under a new requirement aimed at weeding out people not suitable for th
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 hours ago
testing under a new requirement aimed at weeding out people not suitable for the job. The board that oversees the state's Criminal Justice Academy voted unanimously Wednesday to mandate the screening for all aspiring officers. Starting... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
State to require psychological tests for aspiring officerstesting under a new requirement aimed at weeding out people not suitable for th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
testing under a new requirement aimed at weeding out people not suitable for the job. The board that oversees the state's Criminal Justice Academy voted unanimously Wednesday to mandate the screening for all aspiring officers. Starting... Read more
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dna
Digest for international stories for week July 15 - July 21,at their flat in Bangladesh's northeastern port city of Chittagong, police said
dna / Posted 15 hours ago
at their flat in Bangladesh's northeastern port city of Chittagong, police said today. Washington: The US' annual defence budget of about USD 621.5 billion for the 2018 fiscal has been passed by the House of Representatives and among other things... Read more
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The Irish Times
Players sit down for second hand of Brexit poker game“It’s time to get down to work and make this a successful negotiation,” declare
The Irish Times / Posted 17 hours ago
“It’s time to get down to work and make this a successful negotiation,” declared UK Brexit secretary David Davis as he arrived at the European Commission’s headquarters in Brussels for the second round of divorce talks this week. Officials and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Ex Trump associates helped fugitive Kazakhs in visa schemeTwo former associates of Donald Trump helped a family of wealthy Kazakh fugitiv
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Two former associates of Donald Trump helped a family of wealthy Kazakh fugitives make extensive investments in the United States, some aimed at helping family members obtain legal residency here, a McClatchy investigation shows. Felix Sater, an... Read more
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Island Packet
Ex Trump associates helped fugitive Kazakhs in visa schemeTwo former associates of Donald Trump helped a family of wealthy Kazakh fugitiv
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
Two former associates of Donald Trump helped a family of wealthy Kazakh fugitives make extensive investments in the United States, some aimed at helping family members obtain legal residency here, a McClatchy investigation shows. Felix Sater, an... Read more
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Salon.com
The demolition of U.S. global powerbeing paved. From Donald Trump’s first days in office, news of the damage to A
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
being paved. From Donald Trump’s first days in office, news of the damage to America’s international stature has come hard and fast. As if guided by some malign design, the new president seemed to identify the key pillars that have supported U.S.... Read more
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The Hill
Trump's chaos, mixed messages more dangerous than his policiesToday, in this six-month game of hot potato over immigration policy, the United
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Today, in this six-month game of hot potato over immigration policy, the United States Supreme Court ruled that grandparents and other close relatives of United States residents should be exempt from the Trump administration’s temporary ban on... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats Want Probe of Interior Scientists' ReassignmentsDemocrats at a hearing for Interior and Energy Department nominees seized on th
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
Democrats at a hearing for Interior and Energy Department nominees seized on the published comments of an Interior scientist who claims that Secretary Ryan Zinke was using forced reassignments to coax experienced scientists to resign. Clement said... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Stockman Warns Of The Imperial City's Fiscal WaterlooAuthored by David Stockman via The Daily Reckoning, It’s all over now except t
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Authored by David Stockman via The Daily Reckoning, It’s all over now except the shouting about Obamacare repeal and replace, but that’s not the half of it. The stand by Senators Lee and Moran was much bigger than putting the latest iteration of... Read more
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dna
Adopt 15 cows each to know farmers' woes: Rane to Goa BJP MLAsFormer Goa Chief Minister and Congress MLA Pratapsinh Rane today urged the stat
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Former Goa Chief Minister and Congress MLA Pratapsinh Rane today urged the state BJP legislators to adopt 15 cows each so that they get to know the problems faced by farmers in keeping the cows, which have passed their prime. "When a cow is old,... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Will proposed cuts undermine Trump's vision of 'energy dominance'?Steven Mufson and Chris Mooney The Washington Post WASHINGTON - On May 22, a d
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Steven Mufson and Chris Mooney The Washington Post WASHINGTON - On May 22, a day before the release of the Trump budget, senior Energy Department officials completed a presentation about a proposed 69 percent cut in the Office of Energy Efficiency... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Sonoma County Water Agency boss gets top state water job THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | July 20, 2017, 8:59AM Grant Davis, general manager of t
Petluma360.com / Posted 2 days ago
THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | July 20, 2017, 8:59AM Grant Davis, general manager of the Sonoma County Water Agency, was tapped Wednesday by Gov. Jerry Brown as the state’s new director for the... Read more
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dna
EU may not stop democratic slide in Poland but Warsaw risks consequencesThe European Union executive holds only limited leverage to stop ruling nationa
dna / Posted 2 days ago
The European Union executive holds only limited leverage to stop ruling nationalists eroding the rule of law in Poland but they risk facing consequences including sharp cuts in EU funds that help develop the ex-communist state. In power since late... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
SC wants to house juvenile inmates closer to their homesDepartment of Juvenile Justice has proposed restructuring housing for inmates i
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
Department of Juvenile Justice has proposed restructuring housing for inmates in order to decrease recidivism rates. The State reports agency chief Freddie Pough outlined his proposal Wednesday at a meeting of Gov. Henry McMaster's... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
SC wants to house juvenile inmates closer to their homesDepartment of Juvenile Justice has proposed restructuring housing for inmates i
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Department of Juvenile Justice has proposed restructuring housing for inmates in order to decrease recidivism rates. The State reports agency chief Freddie Pough outlined his proposal Wednesday at a meeting of Gov. Henry McMaster's... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
SC wants to house juvenile inmates closer to their homesDepartment of Juvenile Justice has proposed restructuring housing for inmates i
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
Department of Juvenile Justice has proposed restructuring housing for inmates in order to decrease recidivism rates. The State reports agency chief Freddie Pough outlined his proposal Wednesday at a meeting of Gov. Henry McMaster's... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
SC wants to house juvenile inmates closer to their homesDepartment of Juvenile Justice has proposed restructuring housing for inmates i
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Department of Juvenile Justice has proposed restructuring housing for inmates in order to decrease recidivism rates. The State reports agency chief Freddie Pough outlined his proposal Wednesday at a meeting of Gov. Henry McMaster's... Read more
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CBS News
Why "Sesame Street" may not be doomed financially-- the nonprofit producer of "Sesame Street" -- provides the show to the Public
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
-- the nonprofit producer of "Sesame Street" -- provides the show to the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) for free, and it doesn't receive any direct government support to produce the program, thanks to a distribution deal it signed in 2015... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update on the latest in sports:MLB-SCHEDULE-DIAMOND BACKS-REDS Martinez hurts hand, Diamondbacks fall to Reds
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
MLB-SCHEDULE-DIAMOND BACKS-REDS Martinez hurts hand, Diamondbacks fall to Reds 4-3 in 11 CINCINNATI (AP) - J.D. Martinez bruised his left hand, forcing him out of his debut with the Arizona Diamondbacks, and the Cincinnati Reds ended their... Read more
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The Columbian
Critics say U.S. letting Africa crises driftJOHANNESBURG — When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month’s G20 s
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
JOHANNESBURG — When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month’s G20 summit while Africa was discussed and had daughter Ivanka sit in for him, critics blasted it as a breach of diplomatic protocol. But it also drew attention to the growing... Read more
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The Hill
GOP takes aim at Endangered Species Act | DOJ expands asset seizures | FCC chief denies Trump interfered on Time Warner merger | Panel votes to ease driverless car regsWelcome to Overnight Regulation, your daily rundown of news from the federal ag
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Welcome to Overnight Regulation, your daily rundown of news from the federal agencies, Capitol Hill, the courts and beyond. It's Wednesday night, and we're still not sure if the Senate's ObamaCare repeal and replace bill is alive or dead or somewhere... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump's priorities in funding and cutting are keenly felt by federal workforcewho form the backbone of the federal bureaucracy, have become targets of the pr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
who form the backbone of the federal bureaucracy, have become targets of the president's campaign vow to "drain the swamp," and they heard White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon pledge the "deconstruction of the administrative state." Where... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Youth Development Agency Briefs Media On Successful International Trips and Update On ActivitiesStatement at media briefing by the National Youth Development Agency following
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Statement at media briefing by the National Youth Development Agency following its successful international trips and update on the activities of the agency board by board Chairperson Mr Sifiso Mtsweni The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA)... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Tillerson said to shut cyber office in State’s reorganizationSecretary of State Rex Tillerson is shutting down an office that coordinates cy
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is shutting down an office that coordinates cyber issues with other countries, according to two people familiar with the plan, in a move that critics said will diminish the U.S. voice in confronting hackers. The... Read more
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The Forward
Can New CEO Revive Powerhouse Charity After Crushing Scandal?years ago, the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty was one of the largest, m
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
years ago, the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty was one of the largest, most powerful charities in New York City and the biggest Jewish anti-poverty agency in the nation. Today, it’s little but an afterthought. A humiliating scandal... Read more
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ABC News
Trump administration letting Africa's crises drift: ExpertsWhen President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's G20 summit while Afr
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's G20 summit while Africa was discussed and had daughter Ivanka sit in for him, critics blasted it as a breach of diplomatic protocol. But it also drew attention to the growing concern that... Read more
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Island Packet
Earmarks never really went away as D.C. lawmakers keep dishing out porkWaste, a nonprofit fiscal watchdog group, is releasing Wednesday its “Pig Book,
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
Waste, a nonprofit fiscal watchdog group, is releasing Wednesday its “Pig Book,” which details money set aside during the budgeting process for lawmakers’ pet projects. Among its findings are funding for theaters, museums, opera houses and aquatic... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Trump ignores Africa's crises: ExpertsWHEN President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's G20 summit while Afr
New Zimbabwe / Posted 3 days ago
WHEN President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's G20 summit while Africa was discussed and had daughter Ivanka sit in for him, critics blasted it as a breach of diplomatic protocol. But it also drew attention to the growing concern that... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Six ways Donald Trump is ‘dismantling’ the US after six months in officeBusiness and the economy Given all that Donald Trump promised the business wor
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
Business and the economy Given all that Donald Trump promised the business world during his bombastic campaign it’s tempting to dismiss the president’s first six months with a “meh”. It would also be myopic. While protesters are worried about the... Read more
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Sun Star
Senators briefed on security status in Marawimembers of the Senate on the status of security in the conflict-torn Marawi Cit
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
members of the Senate on the status of security in the conflict-torn Marawi City recently under siege from the Islamic State-affiliated Maute group. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and Armed Forces Chief General Eduardo Ano, as well as... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Trump administration letting Africa's crises drift: ExpertsAM JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- When President Donald Trump left his chair at this mon
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
AM JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's G20 summit while Africa was discussed and had daughter Ivanka sit in for him, critics blasted it as a breach of diplomatic protocol. But it also drew attention to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Trump administration letting Africa's crises drift: ExpertsJOHANNESBURG (AP) — When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's G20 summit while Africa was discussed and had daughter Ivanka sit in for him, critics blasted it as a breach of diplomatic protocol. But it also drew attention to the... Read more
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FOX News
Trump administration letting Africa's crises driftJOHANNESBURG – When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's G20 s
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
JOHANNESBURG – When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's G20 summit while Africa was discussed and had daughter Ivanka sit in for him, critics blasted it as a breach of diplomatic protocol. But it also drew attention to the growing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump administration letting Africa's crises driftJOHANNESBURG (AP) — When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's G20 summit while Africa was discussed and had daughter Ivanka sit in for him, critics blasted it as a breach of diplomatic protocol. But it also drew attention to the... Read more
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Boston Globe
As refugee arrivals dwindle, resettlement agencies face cutshas sought to curtail the country’s refugee program, local resettlement agencie
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
has sought to curtail the country’s refugee program, local resettlement agencies have been forced to make cuts and are struggling to keep their programs afloat. “We live a little bit on a roller coaster, and yet we are trying very hard... Read more
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The Forward
Can Ambitious New CEO Revive Powerhouse Jewish Charity?years ago, the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty was one of the largest, m
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
years ago, the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty was one of the largest, most powerful charities in New York City and the biggest Jewish anti-poverty agency in the nation. Today, it’s little but an afterthought. A humiliating scandal... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Downtown Investment Authority needs more fundingDuring the 2011 Jacksonville elections, mayoral and City Council candidates deb
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
During the 2011 Jacksonville elections, mayoral and City Council candidates debated whether Downtown development should be a priority. One contender was even criticized in a negative TV ad for his plans to boost economic activity in the city... Read more
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The Hill
House Republicans look to repeal joint-employer rule | Perry downplays energy grid study | Greens lose appeal over pesticideWelcome to Overnight Regulations, your daily rundown of news from the federal a
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
Welcome to Overnight Regulations, your daily rundown of news from the federal agencies, Capitol Hill and the courts. It's Tuesday evening here in Washington where Republicans are reeling after their plans for repealing ObamaCare unraveled. Here's the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Baker announces staff shakeup as his chief of staff steps downIn the first major staff shakeup of Governor Charlie Baker’s 2½-year tenure, ch
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
In the first major staff shakeup of Governor Charlie Baker’s 2½-year tenure, chief of staff Steven Kadish is leaving and will be succeeded by budget chief Kristen Lepore, bringing changes to two of the most powerful unelected positions in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Baker announces staff shakeup as his chief of staff steps downIn the first major staff shakeup of Governor Charlie Baker’s 2½-year tenure, ch
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
In the first major staff shakeup of Governor Charlie Baker’s 2½-year tenure, chief of staff Steven Kadish is leaving and will be succeeded by budget chief Kristen Lepore, bringing changes to two of the most powerful unelected positions in... Read more
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Business Wire
The Bardstown Bourbon Company Announces the Appointment of John J. Mack to Its Board of Directorsto have John Mack join the Board,” said Peter Loftin, Chairman of BBCo. “John i
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
to have John Mack join the Board,” said Peter Loftin, Chairman of BBCo. “John is an extremely accomplished business leader and an experienced board member in both the public and non-profit sectors. We are confident that BBCo will greatly benefit... Read more
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CBS News
Commentary: The impossibility of being Jared KushnerThe White House, to hear some close to the administration tell it, is now Fort
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
The White House, to hear some close to the administration tell it, is now Fort Apache: Nobody is getting in, and nobody is getting out. No one is going to join -- and no one can leave. We've heard the stories of experienced and established... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
N14 Trillion Lost Annually to Smuggling, Other Security Leakages - NASSBy Ahuraka Isah, Solomon Ayado and Adebiyi Adedapo Abuja — The two chambers of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Ahuraka Isah, Solomon Ayado and Adebiyi Adedapo Abuja — The two chambers of the National Assembly, hinted yesterday that the nation was losing about N14 trillion naira to smuggling and other security leakages. While the senate said goods worth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Issues As Nigeria Prepares for First Sovereign Green BondsAs Nigeria prepares to issue the first Sovereign Green Bonds by this third quar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
As Nigeria prepares to issue the first Sovereign Green Bonds by this third quarter, CHIKA OKEKE examines several inter-agency collaboration, benefits of the bonds and how it would green Nigerian economy. Prior to Nigeria's participation at the 22nd... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Business as usual in Mindanao even if martial law extended—Neda chiefof martial law in Mindanao amid continuous fighting in Marawi City is not expec
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
of martial law in Mindanao amid continuous fighting in Marawi City is not expected to widely disrupt business and economic activity in the island, the country’s chief economist said Tuesday. “I think there’s no consequential... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
HART takes no action, but continues debate on raising taxes for bus serviceTAMPA — After dozens of studies, public meetings, forums, plans and votes, Hill
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
TAMPA — After dozens of studies, public meetings, forums, plans and votes, Hillsborough's transit leaders still don't know how they'll raise money for the county's struggling bus system. The Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority board held a... Read more
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The Hill
Web, broadband companies sound off on net neutrality | Elon Musk calls for regs on artificial intelligence | EPA to keep key pollution standardWelcome to Overnight Regulation, your daily rundown of news from the federal ag
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
Welcome to Overnight Regulation, your daily rundown of news from the federal agencies, Capitol Hill, the courts and beyond. It's Monday evening, and Congress is racing toward its August recess but they still have a long to-do list to complete... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Baker slashes $320 million from state budgetBy Matt Murphy STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE BOSTON -- Ten days ago, the Democrat-co
Lowell Sun / Posted 5 days ago
By Matt Murphy STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE BOSTON -- Ten days ago, the Democrat-controlled Legislature approved what would be the state's first budget in excess of forty billion dollars - $40.2 billion to be exact. Republican Gov. Charlie Baker on... Read more
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