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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State expenses budget of tax task force tripledThe Arkansas Legislative Council voted Friday to triple the $50,000 budget for
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
The Arkansas Legislative Council voted Friday to triple the $50,000 budget for paying per diem and mileage to lawmakers attending meetings of the tax-overhaul task force, including some who are not members of the task force. In a voice vote with a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
College-funding rules advancefrom one year to the next and whether it would get less, more or the same amoun
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
from one year to the next and whether it would get less, more or the same amount of state funding. On Friday, the Arkansas Legislative Council gave the go-ahead for the new rules -- one with metrics for the state's 22 public community colleges, a... Read more
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The North West Star
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer welcomes historic voteare not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. The Sydney Morning Herald with... Read more
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The Courier
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer welcomes historic voteare not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47
The Courier / Posted yesterday
are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. The Sydney Morning Herald with... Read more
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Manning River Times
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer welcomes historic voteare not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. The Sydney Morning Herald with... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
LePage’s pick to lead DHHS says some past work was ‘not satisfactory’refusal to approve the building project late last year, exercising a seldom-use
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
refusal to approve the building project late last year, exercising a seldom-used law that requires approval from the Legislative Council for state building projects in the area of the state capitol. The Legislative Council is made up of the... Read more
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dna
Lalu Prasad Yadav to be chief guest at Congress programme on Saturdayany invitation nor did anybody telephone me in this regard," Choudhary, an MLC,
dna / Posted yesterday
any invitation nor did anybody telephone me in this regard," Choudhary, an MLC, told PTI. His colleague in the state legislative council, Dilip Kumar Chaudhary, too said he had not received any invitation for tomorrow's event. The two, along... Read more
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Canberra Times
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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Canberra Times
Voluntary euthanasia in Victoria is far from a done dealthis is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a maj
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
this is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a majority next month among the 40 members of the Legislative Council. Shortly after the vote on Friday, Premier Daniel Andrews emerged from the chamber to tell reporters... Read more
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The Border Mail
Voluntary euthanasia in Victoria is no done dealthis is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a maj
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
this is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a majority next month among the 40 members of the Legislative Council. Shortly after the vote on Friday, Premier Daniel Andrews emerged from the chamber to tell reporters... Read more
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The Courier
Voluntary euthanasia in Victoria is no done dealthis is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a maj
The Courier / Posted yesterday
this is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a majority next month among the 40 members of the Legislative Council. Shortly after the vote on Friday, Premier Daniel Andrews emerged from the chamber to tell reporters... Read more
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The Age
Voluntary euthanasia in Victoria is far from a done dealthis is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a maj
The Age / Posted yesterday
this is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a majority next month among the 40 members of the Legislative Council. Shortly after the vote on Friday, Premier Daniel Andrews emerged from the chamber to tell reporters... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Voluntary euthanasia in Victoria is far from a done dealthis is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a maj
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
this is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a majority next month among the 40 members of the Legislative Council. Shortly after the vote on Friday, Premier Daniel Andrews emerged from the chamber to tell reporters... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nyerere's Political Carrier Untold Story'the Sunday News' can uncover untold story of African Socialism believer, that
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
'the Sunday News' can uncover untold story of African Socialism believer, that he represented Morogoro residents in the legislative council in 1957. Nyerere was sent by Tanganyika African National Union (TANU) to Morogoro to break the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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The Courier
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
The Courier / Posted yesterday
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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The Courier
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer welcomes historic votetruth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remai
The Courier / Posted yesterday
truth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council nex... Read more
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The Border Mail
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer welcomes historic votetruth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remai
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
truth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council nex... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Victoria's voluntary euthanasia legislation is closer to becoming law after an all-night debatebill passed with support from the Greens, independents and some Coalition MPs a
Business Insider Australia / Posted yesterday
bill passed with support from the Greens, independents and some Coalition MPs and now needs approval from the 40-member legislative council to become law. Debate is expected in two weeks, and the vote is likely to be close. It will take another... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Shooters take aim at Nats after merger bill fails to passproposed mergers also put to the people. The Local Government Amendment (Amalg
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
proposed mergers also put to the people. The Local Government Amendment (Amalgamation Referendums) Bill 2017 passed the Legislative Council in June this year but was defeated 47-37 in the lower house on Thursday. The decision puts to bed any... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Victoria passes renewable energy targetby 2025 has passed Victoria's parliament. The legislation, which also locks in
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
by 2025 has passed Victoria's parliament. The legislation, which also locks in a 25 per cent target by 2020, passed the Legislative Council on Friday afternoon. Environment Minister Lily D'Ambrosio tweeted: "Historic Day! ... unlike Malcolm... Read more
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News.com.au
Victoria passes renewable energy targetby 2025 has passed Victoria's parliament. The legislation, which also locks in
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
by 2025 has passed Victoria's parliament. The legislation, which also locks in a 25 per cent target by 2020, passed the Legislative Council on Friday afternoon. Environment Minister Lily D'Ambrosio tweeted: "Historic Day! ... unlike Malcolm... Read more
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The Age
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer Philip Nitschke welcomes passage of assisted dying lawstruth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remai
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
truth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council nex... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer Philip Nitschke welcomes passage of assisted dying lawstruth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remai
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
truth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council nex... Read more
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Manning River Times
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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The North West Star
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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The Age
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
2 Arkansas legislators look to foster race relations talksto create a race relations subcommittee last month. That proposal was turned do
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 2 days ago
to create a race relations subcommittee last month. That proposal was turned down by state representatives on the Arkansas Legislative Council, the Legislature's main governing body when lawmakers aren't in session. The representatives say the... Read more
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Island Packet
Powerful SC GOP consultant Richard Quinn, 4 others indictedconsulting firm, Richard Quinn & Associates. Harrison is now the $155,000-a-yea
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
consulting firm, Richard Quinn & Associates. Harrison is now the $155,000-a-year-plus director of the General Assembly’s Legislative Council, which helps draft bills. Harrison also is on The Citadel’s Board of Visitors, the college’s governing... Read more
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Canberra Times
Don't do it: Paul Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Former prime minister Paul Keating. Photo: Christopher Pearce Mr Keating said all the... Read more
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News.com.au
Text message reveals euthanasia angerthrough, after MPs were missing from the chamber during the vote. Pressure is
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
through, after MPs were missing from the chamber during the vote. Pressure is now being dialled up on Liberal MPs in the Legislative Council to reject the Bill in the Upper House, including threats about preselection. Mr Andrews said any other... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 legislators revisit idea of talks on race relationsElliott, D-Little Rock, are trying to find a way to foster discussions among la
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Elliott, D-Little Rock, are trying to find a way to foster discussions among lawmakers about race relations, despite the Legislative Council's rejection of their proposal to create a race relations subcommittee last month, Hendren said... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Council goes over UALR football bidThe Arkansas Legislative Council sought clarity Wednesday afternoon as it revie
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
The Arkansas Legislative Council sought clarity Wednesday afternoon as it reviewed the University of Arkansas at Little Rock's proposed contract to study the potential for a college football program. The agreement is with the same Texas-based... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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The Courier
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why the Liberals equal Saudi Arabia for women in parliamentof 37 Liberal members are women – just 21.6 per cent. In contrast, Labor has 14
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
of 37 Liberal members are women – just 21.6 per cent. In contrast, Labor has 14 women out of 34, or 41.1 per cent. In the Legislative Council there are just two Liberal women from 13 party representatives, or just 15.4 per cent. For Labor the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hong Kong mulls making drivers report accidents involving cats and dogsa police report. Secretary for Food and Health, Professor Sophia Chan revealed
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
a police report. Secretary for Food and Health, Professor Sophia Chan revealed this in a written reply to a question by Legislative Council member Alice Mak on Wednesday (Oct 18). Section 56 of Hong Kong’s Road Traffic Ordinance currently... Read more
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The Age
Why the Liberals equal Saudi Arabia for women in parliamentof 37 Liberal members are women – just 21.6 per cent. In contrast, Labor has 14
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
of 37 Liberal members are women – just 21.6 per cent. In contrast, Labor has 14 women out of 34, or 41.1 per cent. In the Legislative Council there are just two Liberal women from 13 party representatives, or just 15.4 per cent. For Labor the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Why the Liberals equal Saudi Arabia for women in parliamentof 37 Liberal members are women – just 21.6 per cent. In contrast, Labor has 14
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
of 37 Liberal members are women – just 21.6 per cent. In contrast, Labor has 14 women out of 34, or 41.1 per cent. In the Legislative Council there are just two Liberal women from 13 party representatives, or just 15.4 per cent. For Labor the... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Higher education funding plan in Arkansas moves forwardthe schools are improving. The amended policies received initial approval Tues
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 3 days ago
the schools are improving. The amended policies received initial approval Tuesday from a subcommittee of the Arkansas Legislative Council. The council is a committee of the Arkansas General Assembly. The policies will be considered by the... Read more
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CTV News
Stamps, dishes, books among objects retrieved from Montreal parliament dig siteclerk's office and was inscribed with the words "legislative assembly Canada" i
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
clerk's office and was inscribed with the words "legislative assembly Canada" in capital letters. The other was marked "legislative council library" and was located where historical documents suggest the library would have been. It was also near... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Funding plan for higher-ed taking shapeallocated to the schools -- got initial approval from the Administrative Rules
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
allocated to the schools -- got initial approval from the Administrative Rules and Regulations subcommittee of the Arkansas Legislative Council. Sen. Larry Teague, D-Nashville, said he wanted the record to reflect that he opposed the policies'... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela poll results a 'strong message' to US, allies: Madurowas no obligation to go before the assembly: "According to the constitution of
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
was no obligation to go before the assembly: "According to the constitution of each state they must be sworn in before the legislative council of their state." The opposition coalition, which accuses the National Electoral Council of being a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Seventh Pay Commission for ST staff impossible for 25 yrs: Ministerpeople to ransom during Diwali time just to get their demands fulfilled," he sa
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
people to ransom during Diwali time just to get their demands fulfilled," he said. Meanwhile, Leader of Opposition in the Legislative Council Dhananjay Munde questioned if Raote wants to resolve the issue or make matters worse by his... Read more
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