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The Leader-Herald
Election issues focus of political forumexpensive to run a campaign," Smith said. Among the important races mentioned
Election issues focus of political forum
The Leader-Herald / Posted 6 minutes ago
expensive to run a campaign," Smith said. Among the important races mentioned by the candidates included those for state Legislature and vacancies in the city of Johnstown. The elections officials said political requirements can be... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
LETTERS:land should apparently be fair game to the developers. The Florida Wildlife Fed
LETTERS:
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 54 minutes ago
land should apparently be fair game to the developers. The Florida Wildlife Federation and other groups are suing the state Legislature over its failure to carry out the will of the citizens who overwhelming voted for this amendment. This... Read more
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dna
Spolight on Chris Christie's approach to public transport funding after New Jersey train crashpolitical science professor at Montclair State University. "I think this put co
Spolight on Chris Christie's approach to public transport funding after New Jersey train crash
dna / Posted an hour ago
political science professor at Montclair State University. "I think this put considerable pressure on the governor and the state legislature to fix a situation that had not been solved since August," she said. A spokesman for Christie, however,... Read more
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The News-Times
Mental health the focus in 106theffect that the Sandy Hook massacre had on Connecticut politics was clear just
Mental health the focus in 106th
The News-Times / Posted 2 hours ago
effect that the Sandy Hook massacre had on Connecticut politics was clear just four months after the tragedy, when the state legislature passed a bill that expanded background checks and banned firearms such as the AR-15-type rifle used in... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
California governor OKs plan for earthquake early warningsthe early alerts through their cell phones, radios and other devices. Californ
California governor OKs plan for earthquake early warnings
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 hours ago
the early alerts through their cell phones, radios and other devices. California officials will submit a plan to the state Legislature by February 2018. Early warnings can allow train operators to slam on the breaks, surgeons to pull their... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knox Dems ‘optimistic’ on Clinton’s prospects for White Houseincludes Crockett, Haywood and Lauderdale counties. Those counties generally le
Knox Dems ‘optimistic’ on Clinton’s prospects for White House
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
includes Crockett, Haywood and Lauderdale counties. Those counties generally lean Democratic. Republicans control the state Legislature, the governor's office, both U.S. Senate seats and seven of nine U.S. House seats in Tennessee. But local... Read more
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asianage
Supreme Court slams Karnataka for refusing to obey orderand we repeat at the cost of repetition that we are passing this order despite
Supreme Court slams Karnataka for refusing to obey order
asianage / Posted 5 hours ago
and we repeat at the cost of repetition that we are passing this order despite the resolution passed by the Joint Houses of State Legislature of the State of Karnataka. We are sure that the state... will rise to the occasion and not show any kind of... Read more
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Raw Story
New Jersey train crash renews criticism of Chris Christie over transit fundingpolitical science professor at Montclair State University. “I think this put c
New Jersey train crash renews criticism of Chris Christie over transit funding
Raw Story / Posted 6 hours ago
political science professor at Montclair State University. “I think this put considerable pressure on the governor and the state legislature to fix a situation that had not been solved since August,” she said. A spokesman for Christie, however,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Crash was latest failure on NJ Transit’s Pascack Valley lineprojects, according to a list released by the state Transportation Department.
Crash was latest failure on NJ Transit’s Pascack Valley line
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 hours ago
projects, according to a list released by the state Transportation Department. Christie and Democratic leaders of the state legislature clashed for months over the best way to fix the fund, even as road repair projects across the state closed... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
CLEET cuts hurting small police departmentsa course by the Council for Law Enforcement Education and Training, or CLEET, a
CLEET cuts hurting small police departments
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 hours ago
a course by the Council for Law Enforcement Education and Training, or CLEET, at their center in Ada. But this year, the state legislature cut CLEET's budget by nearly $400 thousand. To make up for the shortfall, CLEET is no longer providing food... Read more
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The Indian Express
Cauvery water row: Don’t invite wrath of law, Supreme court warns Karnatakafact that Karnataka did not release water although it had been ordered it to do
Cauvery water row: Don’t invite wrath of law, Supreme court warns Karnataka
The Indian Express / Posted 7 hours ago
fact that Karnataka did not release water although it had been ordered it to do so irrespective of the resolution by the state legislature against it. “We repeat at the cost of repetition that we are passing this order despite the resolution... Read more
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NJ Biz
N.J. business community applauds new TTF agreementMembers of the state's business community applauded the announcement Friday tha
N.J. business community applauds new TTF agreement
NJ Biz / Posted 7 hours ago
Members of the state's business community applauded the announcement Friday that Gov. Chris Christie and the state Legislature had reached an agreement to replenish the Transportation Trust Fund with an eight-year, $16 billion plan that includes... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Inventories show more than 600 untested rape kits on Neighbor Islandswas collected. The data is being provided to the state Attorney General’s offi
Inventories show more than 600 untested rape kits on Neighbor Islands
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 hours ago
was collected. The data is being provided to the state Attorney General’s office, which will produce a report for the state Legislature in the upcoming session. In a news release this week, the office said that the Hawaii County Police... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Colleges see spike in student demand for mental health helpclinicians. To meet the demand, the Florida Board of Governors overseeing the
Colleges see spike in student demand for mental health help
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
clinicians. To meet the demand, the Florida Board of Governors overseeing the State University System is asking the state Legislature for $14.7 million for more on-campus counselors. It would mean 14 new full-time counselors at FAU and nine... Read more
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ABC Montana
Secretary of state calls for automatic voter registrationMontana's elections are accurate, secure, accessible and transparent. She also
Secretary of state calls for automatic voter registration
ABC Montana / Posted 8 hours ago
Montana's elections are accurate, secure, accessible and transparent. She also called for increased cooperation with the state Legislature. Republican-led lawmakers have voted down measures such as online voter registration and tried... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
New Jersey to Raise Gas Tax by 23 Cents: ChristieGov. Chris Christie has announced a deal with the state legislature to raise th
New Jersey to Raise Gas Tax by 23 Cents: Christie
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 9 hours ago
Gov. Chris Christie has announced a deal with the state legislature to raise the gas tax by 23 cents to help pay for road and bridge work. Sales tax will also be cut under the deal: in January 2017, the tax will be cut from 7 percent to 6.875... Read more
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NBC New York
New Jersey to Raise Gas Tax by 23 Cents: ChristieGov. Chris Christie has announced a deal with the state legislature to raise th
New Jersey to Raise Gas Tax by 23 Cents: Christie
NBC New York / Posted 9 hours ago
Gov. Chris Christie has announced a deal with the state legislature to raise the gas tax by 23 cents to help pay for road and bridge work. Sales tax will also be cut under the deal: in January 2017, the tax will be cut from 7 percent to 6.875... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Secretary of state calls for automatic voter registrationMontana's elections are accurate, secure, accessible and transparent. She also
Secretary of state calls for automatic voter registration
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 9 hours ago
Montana's elections are accurate, secure, accessible and transparent. She also called for increased cooperation with the state Legislature. Republican-led lawmakers have voted down measures such as online voter registration and tried... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Moody's says Supreme Court ruling 'credit negative' for Ky.cooperation from the legislature. Bevin ordered spending cuts of 2 percent at
Moody's says Supreme Court ruling 'credit negative' for Ky.
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 9 hours ago
cooperation from the legislature. Bevin ordered spending cuts of 2 percent at public colleges and universities. The state legislature did not approve those cuts. Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear sued, arguing state law only allows... Read more
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The Washington Times
California enacts law penalizing secret recordings at Planned Parenthoodthe alleged sale of fetal body parts from abortions. Mr. Brown had until Frida
California enacts law penalizing secret recordings at Planned Parenthood
The Washington Times / Posted 9 hours ago
the alleged sale of fetal body parts from abortions. Mr. Brown had until Friday to sign or veto AB 1671, which cleared the state legislature last month despite a protracted fight with civil liberties organizations. The legislation is a direct... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Records: Man accused of killings stole ID to obtain passportturned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Al
Records: Man accused of killings stole ID to obtain passport
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 9 hours ago
turned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... The New Mexico state legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Few contested races show Butler County's partisan imbalancenot look favorably upon the county’s state lawmakers. “It’s sad that the stron
Few contested races show Butler County's partisan imbalance
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 hours ago
not look favorably upon the county’s state lawmakers. “It’s sad that the strongest thing to get bipartisan support in the state legislature is the view that Coley and Retherford are considered the least principled members in the General Assembly.... Read more
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News.com.au
California toughens sex assault lawsfor criminal acts that are substantially similar", Brown wrote. The two bills
California toughens sex assault laws
News.com.au / Posted 10 hours ago
for criminal acts that are substantially similar", Brown wrote. The two bills signed by the governor were passed by the state legislature following the uproar over the case of former Stanford University student Brock Turner. This year, Turner... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Big Spring man charged in death of his ex-girlfriend's momturned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Al
Big Spring man charged in death of his ex-girlfriend's mom
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
turned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... The New Mexico state legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Cochiti Pueblo, New Mexico officials agree to land swapturned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Al
Cochiti Pueblo, New Mexico officials agree to land swap
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
turned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... The New Mexico state legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Attorneys general cast doubt on Utah land pushturned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Al
Attorneys general cast doubt on Utah land push
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
turned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... The New Mexico state legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Fort Worth man condemned for 2006 slaying gets death dateturned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Al
Fort Worth man condemned for 2006 slaying gets death date
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
turned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... The New Mexico state legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New lawmakers take oath in New Mexicoand 24 Democrats in the New Mexico Senate. The House has 37 Republicans and 33
New lawmakers take oath in New Mexico
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
and 24 Democrats in the New Mexico Senate. The House has 37 Republicans and 33 Democrats. 12:20 p.m. The New Mexico state Legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
House Democrats foresee minor cuts to state agency spendingturned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Al
House Democrats foresee minor cuts to state agency spending
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
turned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... The New Mexico state legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Big Spring man charged in death of his ex-girlfriend's momturned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Al
Big Spring man charged in death of his ex-girlfriend's mom
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 hours ago
turned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... The New Mexico state legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Fort Worth man condemned for 2006 slaying gets death dateturned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Al
Fort Worth man condemned for 2006 slaying gets death date
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 hours ago
turned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... The New Mexico state legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Cochiti Pueblo, New Mexico officials agree to land swapturned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Al
Cochiti Pueblo, New Mexico officials agree to land swap
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 hours ago
turned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... The New Mexico state legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New lawmakers take oath in New Mexicoand 24 Democrats in the New Mexico Senate. The House has 37 Republicans and 33
New lawmakers take oath in New Mexico
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 hours ago
and 24 Democrats in the New Mexico Senate. The House has 37 Republicans and 33 Democrats. 12:20 p.m. The New Mexico state Legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Attorneys general cast doubt on Utah land pushturned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Al
Attorneys general cast doubt on Utah land push
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 hours ago
turned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... The New Mexico state legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
House Democrats foresee minor cuts to state agency spendingturned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Al
House Democrats foresee minor cuts to state agency spending
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 hours ago
turned violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... The New Mexico state legislature has convened for a special session to resolve a major budget shortfall and consider stiffer criminal... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Secretary of state calls for automatic voter registrationMontana's elections are accurate, secure, accessible and transparent. She also
Secretary of state calls for automatic voter registration
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 hours ago
Montana's elections are accurate, secure, accessible and transparent. She also called for increased cooperation with the state Legislature. Republican-led lawmakers have voted down measures such as online voter registration and tried... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Secretary of state calls for automatic voter registrationMontana's elections are accurate, secure, accessible and transparent. She also
Secretary of state calls for automatic voter registration
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 11 hours ago
Montana's elections are accurate, secure, accessible and transparent. She also called for increased cooperation with the state Legislature. Republican-led lawmakers have voted down measures such as online voter registration and tried... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Hein’s 2017 Ulster County budget lowers taxes againestablished a contingency plan to hedge against a possible crisis involving the
Hein’s 2017 Ulster County budget lowers taxes again
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 11 hours ago
established a contingency plan to hedge against a possible crisis involving the sales tax extension, due for renewal by the state legislature in June. Any delay caused by political jockeying between politicians could create a multi-million dollar... Read more
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New Kerala
Karnataka all-party meeting to decide on water releasesave the water for drinking purpose only and not to release it for irrigation i
Karnataka all-party meeting to decide on water release
New Kerala / Posted 12 hours ago
save the water for drinking purpose only and not to release it for irrigation in neighbouring Tamil Nadu as decided by the state legislature at a special session on September 23 through a unanimous resolution. Meanwhile, in view of the 11-day... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Governor Jerry Brown Vetos UAV Legislationbill that would have required hobby drone operators to carry liability insuranc
Governor Jerry Brown Vetos UAV Legislation
The Aero-News Network / Posted 14 hours ago
bill that would have required hobby drone operators to carry liability insurance on their aircraft. In his message to the state legislature, Governor Brown said: "This bill mandates that drone hobbyists be covered by adequate liability insurance... Read more
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The News-Times
Quirky new state laws that take effect Saturdaymarijuana regulations. Then, there are the more unusual measures that flew bel
Quirky new state laws that take effect Saturday
The News-Times / Posted 14 hours ago
marijuana regulations. Then, there are the more unusual measures that flew below the media radar and won approval by the state Legislature. Requires gas stations and convenience stores that accept credit or debit card payments for the sale of... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Prosecutor candidates talk at forumis the jail. One stopgap solution might be negotiating with other counties to u
Prosecutor candidates talk at forum
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
is the jail. One stopgap solution might be negotiating with other counties to use their jail space. A new proposal in the state legislature would require separate housing for inmates between 17 and 22 years old, which Makinen said would exacerbate... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
5 California Things to Know for Todayup demonstrations. 2. LEGISLATION Gov. Jerry Brown faces deadline to approve
5 California Things to Know for Today
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 16 hours ago
up demonstrations. 2. LEGISLATION Gov. Jerry Brown faces deadline to approve or reject hundreds of bills approved by the state Legislature this year. 3. CAMPAIGN SPENDING Supporters and foes of 17 November ballot measures have raised nearly... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Quirky new state laws that take effect Saturdaymarijuana regulations. Then, there are the more unusual measures that flew bel
Quirky new state laws that take effect Saturday
Darien News-Review / Posted 16 hours ago
marijuana regulations. Then, there are the more unusual measures that flew below the media radar and won approval by the state Legislature. Requires gas stations and convenience stores that accept credit or debit card payments for the sale of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Quirky new state laws that take effect Saturdaymarijuana regulations. Then, there are the more unusual measures that flew bel
Quirky new state laws that take effect Saturday
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
marijuana regulations. Then, there are the more unusual measures that flew below the media radar and won approval by the state Legislature. Requires gas stations and convenience stores that accept credit or debit card payments for the sale of... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Quirky new state laws that take effect Saturdaymarijuana regulations. Then, there are the more unusual measures that flew bel
Quirky new state laws that take effect Saturday
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 16 hours ago
marijuana regulations. Then, there are the more unusual measures that flew below the media radar and won approval by the state Legislature. Requires gas stations and convenience stores that accept credit or debit card payments for the sale of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Quirky new state laws that take effect Saturdaymarijuana regulations. Then, there are the more unusual measures that flew bel
Quirky new state laws that take effect Saturday
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 hours ago
marijuana regulations. Then, there are the more unusual measures that flew below the media radar and won approval by the state Legislature. Requires gas stations and convenience stores that accept credit or debit card payments for the sale of... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Quirky new state laws that take effect Saturdaymarijuana regulations. Then, there are the more unusual measures that flew bel
Quirky new state laws that take effect Saturday
Greenwich Time / Posted 17 hours ago
marijuana regulations. Then, there are the more unusual measures that flew below the media radar and won approval by the state Legislature. Requires gas stations and convenience stores that accept credit or debit card payments for the sale of... Read more
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Payson Roundup
County pushes for ‘stupid hiker’ lawfor next month’s Arizona County Supervisors Association meeting, where it will
County pushes for ‘stupid hiker’ law
Payson Roundup / Posted 17 hours ago
for next month’s Arizona County Supervisors Association meeting, where it will decide on its top issues for lobbying the state Legislature in 2017. The Gila County Board of Supervisors on Sept. 27 reviewed 21 proposals with administrative staff... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utah lawmaker opens ‘constitutional carry’ billSALT LAKE CITY — A state lawmaker is defending his decision to open a so-called
Utah lawmaker opens ‘constitutional carry’ bill
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 17 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY — A state lawmaker is defending his decision to open a so-called “constitutional carry” bill in the Utah State Legislature. Rep. Lee Perry, R-Perry, said in a statement that he is doing it at the request of constituents who support... Read more
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