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New York Post
Cuomo says tax on rich to fund subway fixes is ‘dead on arrival’who has been promoting a tax-the-rich scheme and downplaying the chances of con
New York Post / Posted an hour ago
who has been promoting a tax-the-rich scheme and downplaying the chances of congestion pricing making it through the state Legislature. Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan ( R-L.I.) has not commented on congestion pricing before the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Oklahoma City Public Schools to sue state LegislatureOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma City Public Schools officials are planning to sue
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 hours ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma City Public Schools officials are planning to sue the state Legislature for educational funding. The Oklahoma City Public Schools board unanimously approved a resolution Monday to pursue legal action against the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Oklahoma City Public Schools to sue state LegislatureOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma City Public Schools officials are planning to sue
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 hours ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma City Public Schools officials are planning to sue the state Legislature for educational funding. The Oklahoma City Public Schools board unanimously approved a resolution Monday to pursue legal action against the... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Foxconn jobs could begin appearing next year with 3 Wisconsin assembly plantsTrump and Foxconn chairman Terry Gou. Walker, who took part in the White House
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
Trump and Foxconn chairman Terry Gou. Walker, who took part in the White House announcement and who has been pushing the state Legislature to approve $3 billion in tax subsidies and environmental exemptions for the company, didn't immediately... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Colorado's long history — and uncertain present — with the KKK and other hate groupsWar veteran from New York. Klansmen occupied the governor's office and represe
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
War veteran from New York. Klansmen occupied the governor's office and represented the majority in both houses of the state legislature and held numerous statewide offices. Denver Mayor Benjamin Stapleton won office because he joined the Klan,... Read more
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The Hill
Dem donor putting $2 million into Va. gubernatorial raceNextGen America is part of an effort to organize young voters to elect Northam
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
NextGen America is part of an effort to organize young voters to elect Northam and help other Democrats to victory in the state legislature. “Young people are overwhelmingly progressive, and they can make the difference this year in Virginia,”... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Accident slowing traffic down on HWY 80 South CR 1310for education funding The Oklahoma City Public Schools District is going forwa
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 hours ago
for education funding The Oklahoma City Public Schools District is going forward with plans to file a lawsuit against the state legislature over funding to education. The school board voted unanimously in favor of the resolution at last night's... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Two juveniles in custody after stealing truck, crashing into polefor education funding The Oklahoma City Public Schools District is going forwa
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 hours ago
for education funding The Oklahoma City Public Schools District is going forward with plans to file a lawsuit against the state legislature over funding to education. The school board voted unanimously in favor of the resolution at last night's... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Association of Fundraising Professionals announces Philanthropy Day winnersfor education funding The Oklahoma City Public Schools District is going forwa
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 hours ago
for education funding The Oklahoma City Public Schools District is going forward with plans to file a lawsuit against the state legislature over funding to education. The school board voted unanimously in favor of the resolution at last night's... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
OKCPS will sue the State of Oklahoma for education fundingfor education funding The Oklahoma City Public Schools District is going forwa
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 hours ago
for education funding The Oklahoma City Public Schools District is going forward with plans to file a lawsuit against the state legislature over funding to education. The school board voted unanimously in favor of the resolution at last night's... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Methane leak causes Pawhuska Public Schools to cancel classesfor education funding The Oklahoma City Public Schools District is going forwa
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 hours ago
for education funding The Oklahoma City Public Schools District is going forward with plans to file a lawsuit against the state legislature over funding to education. The school board voted unanimously in favor of the resolution at last night's... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
SEISMOLOGISTS: Expect a 5.0 quake in Oklahomafor education funding The Oklahoma City Public Schools District is going forwa
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 hours ago
for education funding The Oklahoma City Public Schools District is going forward with plans to file a lawsuit against the state legislature over funding to education. The school board voted unanimously in favor of the resolution at last night's... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Foxconn plans three assembly plants in Wisconsin next yearFoxconn chairman Terry Gou. Gov. Scott Walker, who took part in the White Hous
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
Foxconn chairman Terry Gou. Gov. Scott Walker, who took part in the White House announcement and who has been pushing the state Legislature to approve $3 billion in tax subsidies and environmental exemptions for the company, didn't immediately... Read more
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New Haven Independent
BOE: Minimal State Budget Impact or Not?ECS payments to cities and towns would be in October as part of the FY2018 budg
New Haven Independent / Posted 6 hours ago
ECS payments to cities and towns would be in October as part of the FY2018 budget – which has not yet been passed by the state legislature. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has been controlling the state’s purse strings under executive order, and says he... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Senate Bill Could Allow Cities to Extend Last CallA new bill making its way through the state legislature could allow bars and cl
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 6 hours ago
A new bill making its way through the state legislature could allow bars and clubs across California to stay open until 4 a.m. Currently, bars are required by law to close down at 2 a.m. The legislation, known as the "LOCAL Act," or Let Our... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Senate Bill Could Allow Cities to Extend Last CallA new bill making its way through the state legislature could allow bars and cl
NBC San Diego / Posted 6 hours ago
A new bill making its way through the state legislature could allow bars and clubs across California to stay open until 4 a.m. Currently, bars are required by law to close down at 2 a.m. The legislation, known as the "LOCAL Act," or Let Our... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
3 suspects tied to tire, wheel thefts caught after wild police chasetrack, the crime can happen quickly – often in less than two minutes. The prob
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
track, the crime can happen quickly – often in less than two minutes. The problem had gotten so bad that it prompted the state Legislature to amend a law in an attempt to curb it. The law now requires dealers who buy used wheels and rims to get... Read more
7h
San Antonio Express-News
Kentucky GOP senator to run for attorney general in 2019Beshear has had the "courage to be the check on executive power that our Consti
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 hours ago
Beshear has had the "courage to be the check on executive power that our Constitution requires." When Bevin bypassed the state legislature to order state colleges and universities to cut their budgets, Beshear sued and the Supreme Court ordered... Read more
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The Hill
The racist origin of gun control lawsand it should be used for that protection which the law refuses to give.” Afte
The Hill / Posted 7 hours ago
and it should be used for that protection which the law refuses to give.” After the thwarted lynching in Florida, the state legislature enacted a law requiring a license to possess “a pistol, Winchester rifle or other repeating rifle.” A... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 7 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 7 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Historic Momenthistorian Why do students who live in the Town of Skaneateles go to school in
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 7 hours ago
historian Why do students who live in the Town of Skaneateles go to school in Marcellus? Going back to1812, the New York State Legislature established the school system and decided that all schools should be within walking distance of five year... Read more
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News 8000
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
News 8000 / Posted 7 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
KTXS Abilene / Posted 7 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 7 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Today’s Birmingham elections – Here are the candidates for mayor, city council and school boardroots. He worked as a legislative assistant to former U.S. Rep. Earl Hilliard,
The Birmingham Times / Posted 8 hours ago
roots. He worked as a legislative assistant to former U.S. Rep. Earl Hilliard, D-Birmingham, before being elected to the State Legislature. The Birmingham City Council appointed Parker to fill his late mother’s, Council President Maxine Herring... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 8 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake's GOP primary challenger?Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controvers
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 hours ago
Critical of McCain But the publicity may not help, as Ward has been controversial in the past. While in the Arizona state legislature, she tried to outlaw enforcement of federal gun laws in Arizona. In 2016, she did an interview with Alex... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Foxconn reportedly to begin assembly in Wisconsin next yearFoxconn chairman Terry Gou. Gov. Scott Walker, who took part in the White Hous
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
Foxconn chairman Terry Gou. Gov. Scott Walker, who took part in the White House announcement and who has been pushing the state Legislature to approve tax subsidies and environmental exemptions for the company, hadn't said anything publicly about... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Republican moves to eliminate California’s top-two election systemway to help more moderate candidates get elected. “That was really a lie,” Pal
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 hours ago
way to help more moderate candidates get elected. “That was really a lie,” Palzer said, noting the Democratic hold on the state Legislature, where they have a supermajority. Palzer also mentioned last year’s U.S. Senate race, in which Democratic... Read more
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The Columbian
Brunell: Dan Evans would serve U.S. well todayEvans earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in engineering from the University
The Columbian / Posted 8 hours ago
Evans earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in engineering from the University of Washington. He was first elected to the state legislature from Seattle in 1956 and in 1964 defeated two-time Democratic Gov. Albert Rosellini. As governor, Evans... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Connecticut Airport Authority Dismisses Allegations Against CEOairport authority is one of the newest and most visible of Connecticut's "quasi
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 hours ago
airport authority is one of the newest and most visible of Connecticut's "quasi-public" agencies, which are created by the state legislature for special purposes -- the Connecticut Lottery Corp. is another -- and enjoy greater independence and... Read more
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The Hill
Protesters take over Charlottesville City Council meetingstatues, despite court injunctions banning the city officials from taking actio
The Hill / Posted 9 hours ago
statues, despite court injunctions banning the city officials from taking actions on the statue removal until the Virginia state legislature approves the removal. The college town was rocked by violence on Aug. 12 when a rally held by white... Read more
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The Economic Times
Responding to OPS-EPS merger, TTV Dhinakaran camp pulls support to target CMin Karnataka had directed the then chief minister BS Yeddyurappa to conduct a f
The Economic Times / Posted 10 hours ago
in Karnataka had directed the then chief minister BS Yeddyurappa to conduct a floor test to prove his majority after the state legislature found itself in similar conditions. In his letter, Stalin mentioned 22 legislators had pulled out their... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
RAMPELL: Legalizing vehicular violenceneed to turn to either of these factions for inspiration. He could just have ea
Rapid City Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
need to turn to either of these factions for inspiration. He could just have easily have gotten the idea from a Republican state legislature. This year, Republican lawmakers in at least six states have proposed bills designed to protect drivers... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Easy to choose payless partyDePasquale did not identify who “is not getting paid if this is not fixed,” as
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
DePasquale did not identify who “is not getting paid if this is not fixed,” as he lamented last week the failure of the state Legislature to pass a state budget, which is now nearly two months late. Given that the fault lies primarily with the... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Ohio governor not backing bailout for state's nuclear plantsgovernor says he can't see supporting a proposed financial rescue of Ohio's two
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 12 hours ago
governor says he can't see supporting a proposed financial rescue of Ohio's two nuclear plants that's now stalled in the state Legislature. Gov. John Kasich said Monday that it's up to FirstEnergy Corp. to figure out how to keep its nuclear... Read more
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Salon.com
Why state-level single-payer health care efforts are doomedall Republicans, were able to come to an agreement with Sen. Ted Kennedy (Democ
Salon.com / Posted 13 hours ago
all Republicans, were able to come to an agreement with Sen. Ted Kennedy (Democrat of Masachusetts) and Democrats in the state legislature. Bipartisanship also meant that everyone was invested in the project, at the state and federal level, and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Easy to choosepayless partyDePasquale did not identify who “is not getting paid if this is not fixed,” as
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
DePasquale did not identify who “is not getting paid if this is not fixed,” as he lamented last week the failure of the state Legislature to pass a state budget, which is now nearly two months late. Given that the fault lies primarily with the... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Kasich not backing bailoutgovernor says he can't see supporting a proposed financial rescue of Ohio's two
The Alliance Review / Posted 15 hours ago
governor says he can't see supporting a proposed financial rescue of Ohio's two nuclear plants that's now stalled in the state Legislature. Gov. John Kasich said Monday that it's up to FirstEnergy Corp. to figure out how to keep its nuclear... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Kasich not backing bailout for state’s nuclear plantsand create new jobs. Peter Rigney, who oversaw construction of the natural gas
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 16 hours ago
and create new jobs. Peter Rigney, who oversaw construction of the natural gas plant in suburban Toledo, said there are more plants like it on the drawing board in Ohio, if the state legislature does not approve financial help for Fi... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
California’s Housing Crisis And Long Commutes Are Slowing Its Progress On Climateto 1990 levels by 2020; the state is aiming for a 40% reduction below 1990 leve
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 17 hours ago
to 1990 levels by 2020; the state is aiming for a 40% reduction below 1990 levels by 2030, and 80% by 2050–the year the state legislature is currently debating setting as the deadline to convert to 100% renewable energy. Under California’s... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Cuomo's plan to ease New York City's gridlock should be the first of manya state authority under the governor's thumb. The city can't even install red-l
Crain's New York Business / Posted 17 hours ago
a state authority under the governor's thumb. The city can't even install red-light cameras without a green light from the state Legislature. Upstate and suburban lawmakers' agendas impede the city's interests in the best of circumstances, which... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
New NC elections maps: Redistricting or more of the same?"stat pack" released Monday will be important for people who want to show up at
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 19 hours ago
"stat pack" released Monday will be important for people who want to show up at Tuesday's public comment session at the state legislature. It starts at 4 p.m. People can start signing up to speak at 3 p.m. Sign-ups last until 6:30. "The real... Read more
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