PART 2: Congressional candidate Avery Frix described as a ‘fighter’ | New

Continuation of part 1: Frix also said he would like to see compromises between the tribes, state leaders and the state’s congressional delegation regarding the ongoing dispute over the US Supreme Court’s McGirt decision, which found that large swathes of eastern Oklahoma remain reservation land. “I’m 100% committed to working …

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Human Rights Campaign endorses Wisconsin Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes for U.S. Senate

Wendy Strout, Wisconsin State Director at the Human Rights Campaign, released the following statement: “The Human Rights Campaign is proud to endorse Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes for the US Senate. Throughout his journey in public life, Barnes has been a strong advocate for LGBTQ+ rights and fought to ensure …

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Pamplin Media Group – Democrat Challenges Bentz for Congressional Seat

Joe Yetter’s views are a stark contrast to the incumbent Republican Joe Yetter does not consider himself a career politician and he probably would not have sought a seat in Congress had it not been for a change in district boundaries. A retired US Army colonel, doctor and teacher, Yetter …

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Autoworkers eager to support Will Lehman’s campaign for UAW president

For more information on Will Lehman’s campaign, go to WillforUAWpresident.org. Autoworkers across the country sent messages of support for Will Lehman, a worker and Mack Trucks socialist, who was nominated as the United Auto Workers presidential candidate at last week’s UAW convention in Detroit. UAW presidential candidate Will Lehman speaking …

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Murkowski joins bipartisan group pushing bill protecting abortion and contraceptive rights

Senator Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, questions Interior Secretary Haaland during a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee hearing on the budget, Wednesday, July 13, 2022, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Mariam Zuhaib) WASHINGTON — Republican Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski joined a bipartisan coalition on Monday to introduce a bill that would protect access …

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NARAL Pro-Choice America meets Sens legislation. Collins, Murkowski, Sinema and Kaine on abortion

For immediate release: Monday, August 1, 2022Contact: [email protected] NARAL Pro-Choice America meets Sens legislation. Collins, Murkowski, Sinema and Kaine on abortion washington d.c. — Today, the senses. Susan Collins (R-ME), Tim Kaine (D-VA), Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced a new bill that would not solve the crisis …

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Candidate Profile, Sherry Gay-Dagnogo, US Congress; Detroit area

DETROIT — Democrat Sherry Gay-Dagnogo is one of many candidates seeking the newly drawn U.S. 13th Congressional District, which includes large sections of Detroit. Here is how she completed her candidate profile: Find out what’s happening in Detroitwith free real-time Patch updates. Campaign website https://sherryforcongress.com/ Find out what’s happening in …

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House Democrats see abortion as winning campaign issue

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A rare Democrat in a deeply Republican state, U.S. Representative Sharice Davids of Kansas is one of the most vulnerable incumbents up for re-election this year. In the final months of her congressional campaign, she focused on Republicans’ staunch opposition to abortion rights. What do you …

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Tenney introduces legislation for pro-life pregnancy centers

WASHINGTON DC- Rep. Claudia L. Tenney, R-22, New Hartford, introduced the Pregnancy Resource Center Defense Act Thursday to strengthen penalties for attacks on pregnancy resource centers and places of worship . She was joined as the original co-sponsor of the legislation by Rep. David McKinley, R-West Virginia, Don Bacon, R-Nebraska, …

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Group honors Orji Kalu with leadership award – The Sun Nigeria

By Kenneth UdeAbuja A The pro-democracy group, Progressive Movement for Better Nigeria, aiming to enlighten the electorate on participation and the need to vote for the right candidates, has presented a Progressive Leadership Award to Chief Senate Whip, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu . The group focused on mobilizing young Nigerians …

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Russian indicted for long US propaganda campaign

How widespread is Russian propaganda in the United States? According to an unsealed indictment today in Tampa, Florida, various groups here were used from late 2014 until this March for a campaign to sow discord, spread pro-Russian propaganda and interfere with the elections. Aleksandr Viktorovich Ionov of Moscow was assigned …

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Net neutrality bill introduced in US Congress

Lawmakers seek to revive net neutralityintroducing a bill that would make it law rather than relying on the regulatory authority of a US agency. Net neutrality prohibits ISPs from privileging their own services or creating fast lanes and charging companies to use them. The original net neutrality rules were overturned …

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Legislation targeting Visa, Mastercard arrives

Legislation aimed at increasing competition in the U.S. credit card industry was introduced this week by Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin and Republican Sen. Roger Marshall, who faced off to challenge Visa and Mastercard’s dominance of the industry. card networks. The legislation, if passed, would build on previous efforts by Durbin …

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Opinion: Congress’ $76 billion plan to help U.S. chipmakers is bad tax policy — and could turn into subsidies forever

The Senate and House of Representatives have approved $52 billion in grants and $24 billion in tax credits that supporters say will bolster U.S. semiconductor production while bolstering national security. Now American SOX Semiconductors, +1.15% could join wool, mohair, helium, soy, ethanol, steel and credit unions as industries deemed so …

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Beasley stops his campaign at Pilot Mountain

July 15, 2022 Normally a quiet affair, Monday evening’s meeting of the Surry County Planning Board this week was anything but. Sheltontown residents came out in force to express their desire to block a rezoning application on Westfield Road from Teramore Development. Teramore looks familiar because around these parts the …

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IBEW and SEIA call on Congress to return to the negotiating table to pass climate legislation

DOWNLOAD THE COMPLETE LETTER To: All Members of the United States Congress Re: IBEW and SEIA call on Congress to return to the negotiating table to pass climate legislation Dear Congressman: On behalf of the more than 775,000 serving and retired members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) …

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A new group of 2,000 migrants arrives in southern Mexico | app

TAPACHULA, Mexico (AP) — A new group of about 2,000 migrants set out Monday in southern Mexico with the aim of reaching the United States. The group set out from the town of Tapachula, near the border with Guatemala, where thousands of migrants have been stranded and frustrated by slow …

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Penn State Health and College of Medicine Celebrate Campaign Success

HERSHEY, Pa. — Penn State Health and Penn State College of Medicine eclipsed their fundraising goal, raising $315.96 million and helping the University achieve record success in its recently concluded six-year campaign, “A Greater Penn State for 21st Excellence of the Century June 30 marked the end of the most …

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The volume of declining weed stocks decreases with the introduction of new legislation

Cannabis shorts hit two-year low – Photo: Shutterstock A steady and dramatic decline in short-term interest, combined with headline-grabbing legislative advances in the US Congress, has supported cannabis stocks over the past week. But despite the positive vibes surrounding the holy grail of federal legalization, investors shouldn’t expect the issue …

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A decade of Colorado gun control legislation, pushback and hesitation

Editor’s note: This story was originally published by Sentinel Colorado and was shared via AP StoryShare. It was written by Kara Mason. Mason works as an editor and editor. Governor John Hickenlooper addresses the public on Sunday evening, July 22 at the Aurora Municipal Center. Aurora community supporters gathered for …

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Bail reform discussed after attack on Lee Zeldin during campaign shutdown

The man identified as the attacker, David Jakubonis, 43, of Fairport, has been charged with attempted assault. He was later released on his own recognizance. BUFFALO, NY – U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin, the Republican candidate for governor of New York, was assaulted on Thursday by a man who allegedly tried …

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BANQUE DU GROUPE FINANCIER JAMES INC: Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events, Financial Statements and Schedules (Form 8-K)

Item 2.02 – Results of Operations and Financial Condition On Friday, July 22, 2022, Bank of James Financial Group, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing the financial results for the quarter and the cumulative periods ended June 30, 2022 (the “Press Release”). A copy of the press release …

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NCOIL Proposed Legislation Would Allow Paid Family Leave

(Photo: Shutterstock) Employers could voluntarily purchase family medical leave plans for their workers under legislation proposed at the recent National Council of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL) summer meeting. The bipartisan Paid Family Leave Insurance Model Act is sponsored by Paul Utke, a Republican State Senator from Minnesota, and Deborah Ferguson, DDS, …

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Demonstration against the revoking of the right to abortion, 17 members of the United States Congress arrested

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – At least 17 congressional Democrats, including progressives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ilhan Omar, were arrested Tuesday during an abortion rights protest outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. US Capitol Police said on Twitter that protesters blocked traffic on a nearby street and received three warnings before officers …

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#AM_Equality: July 21, 2022 – Human Rights Campaign

🗳 BIPARTISAN RESPECT FOR MARRIAGE LAW PASSES 267-157, WITH 47 REPUBLICAN VOTES: “The fact that this bill passed with strong bipartisan support, winning the votes of 47 Republicans, proves that marriage equality is supported by a broad swath of the American people and is going nowhere. We strongly urge the …

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Altria Group (NYSE:MO) – What does the market think of Altria Group?

Altria Group (NYSE:MO) Short Percent Free Float has increased 3.09% since its last report. The company recently announced that it has 18.17 million shares sold short, or 1.0% of all common shares available for trading. Based on its trading volume, it would take traders an average of 1.5 days to …

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Oxnard calls for gun control legislation as gun violence rises

Oxnard will send a resolution passed this week to federal and state elected officials demanding greater gun control legislation. The city council unanimously passed the resolution on Tuesday, denouncing gun violence and supporting efforts to limit casualties. “I think it’s important to say as a community, as a society, as …

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Maine Republicans target state Senate leader using fake (and bogus) campaign signs

The Maine Republican Party has put up signs in Aroostook County that mimic campaign signs posted by Democratic Senate Speaker Troy Jackson and falsely claim he wants to cut police funding. The signs have blue lettering on a white background, similar to some of Jackson’s official campaign signs. But the …

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17 Congressmen Arrested During Protest Outside Supreme Court, Capitol Police Say

Seventeen members of Congress were among those arrested Tuesday during an abortion rights protest outside the Supreme Court, according to the United States Capitol Police. US Capitol Police said they made a total of 35 arrests for overcrowding, obstruction or inconvenience, including 17 members of Congress. Protesters had perched on …

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National pro-life group threatens to target journalists in fight for abortion rights – by Jan Wondra

As the chaos continues around the cancellation of Roe v. Wade by the United States Supreme Court, the states have become a free-for-all of right-wing conservatives who figuratively jump on each other in their attempts to become the state with the most absurd restrictive interpretation of women’s constitutional rights. In …

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Sudan: US Congress Approves Resolution Condemning Military Coup in Sudan

Washington — The US Congress on Thursday overwhelmingly approved a draft resolution condemning the Oct. 25 military coup and expressing support for the Sudanese people. It also demands that the military junta lift the state of emergency and put the country back on the path of democratic transition. Resolution H.Con.Res.59, …

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Govt. French Laundry vs. Gov. DeathSantis

Governor Gavin Newsom spent much of his presidential exploratory campaign, er, trip to Washington, DC, last week slamming his rival, Republican Governor of Florida Ron DeSantis. Why? Because they’re both warming up in the bullpen for a 2024 presidential race — just in case Joe Biden and Donald Trump fade …

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CUNY Group wants Jews to ‘unlearn’ Zionism and support Palestine

A new group at the City University of New York is committed to “unlearning Zionism” by Jews and supporting the pro-Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel. The “Jewish Anti-Zionist Coalition at CUNY” recently began circulating a pledge with its goals, garnering 36 signatures from students, faculty and alumni. …

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California, New York employment laws to watch in second half of 22

By Vin Gurrieri (July 15, 2022, 8:26 p.m. EDT) — While President Joe Biden has brought a decidedly pro-worker attitude to the White House during his first year and a half in office, traditionally progressive states have stayed on. the forefront when it comes to offering legal protection to employees. …

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Ryan McMahon builds $427,000 campaign fund ahead of 2023 county executive race

Syracuse, NY — Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon has raised nearly $150,000 over the past six months for his slated 2023 re-election campaign, according to documents filed today. The $148,550 he has added since January gives him a total of $427,000 and a big fundraising lead over any potential opponents. …

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Tracie Davis voted for NRA-backed legislation in the House

Florida Senate Candidate Tracie Davis regularly calls for stricter gun control. But as a state representative, she supported legislation backed by the National Rifle Association. During the 2017 legislative session, Davis supported a bill (HB 965) passed by the House. If the bill had become law, it would have reduced …

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California Implements Legislation to Reduce Plastic Pollution and Expand Producer Responsibility Laws | Goldberg Segalla

California Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law a bill on June 30 to dramatically reduce single-use waste in the Golden State by shifting responsibility from consumers to the industry that produces it. The legislation, SB 54 – also known as the “Plastic Pollution Prevention and Packaging Producer Responsibility Act” – …

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Greece fines Clearview AI. The NSO Group is requesting a reprieve from being placed on the US Entity List.

In one look. Greece fines Clearview AI. The NSO Group is requesting a reprieve from being placed on the US Entity List. Greece becomes the latest country to crack down on Clearview AI. Clearview AI, well known for its controversial facial recognition services, came under fire when it was discovered …

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Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan accused of abusing House proxy voting to campaign for Senate

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Rep. Tim Ryan, D-OH, is under fire for using the House proxy voting system during his campaign for the U.S. Senate. Ryan, a 10-term congressman, cited the coronavirus pandemic as the reason for his inability to vote in person on the House …

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Inhofe joins bicameral legislation to allow pregnant mothers to receive child support

U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) joined the bicameral legislation, the Unborn Child Support Actled by Sen. Kevin Cramer (RN.D.) and Rep. Mike Johnson (R-La.-04), to give mothers the option of receiving child support payments while pregnant. “I’m proud to join Senator Cramer in introducing the Unborn Child Support Act and …

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Longmont’s Fair Campaign Practices Act Amendment Process Questioned

As Longmont City Council considers changes to the city’s Fair Campaign Practices Act, at least one member has raised concerns about the process for doing so. Councilman Tim Waters said on Monday he had “serious concerns” about the process leading up to council’s discussion on Tuesday night of the Fair …

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Tiger Woods takes part in the celebration of champions at St. Andrews

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — They stood on the 18th tee in St. Andrews, a foursome who have collectively won 43 major championships spanning nearly six decades. Tiger Woods doesn’t like ceremonial golf very much. There are exceptions, and a British Open at the birthplace of golf that celebrates R&A …

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CatholicVote launches $3 million midterm ad campaign aimed at ousting Catholic Democrats from power

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A political ad published this week targets a Catholic politician for failing to speak out against vandalism and violence against pro-life pregnancy centers and Catholic churches. Ad attacks Rep. Cindy Axne, D-Iowa, for ‘doing nothing’ as churches are ‘burned down’ and ‘radical …

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State and National Legislation Provide Opportunities for Sponsors of Smaller Plans

(Photo: Studio G-Stock/Shutterstock) The SECURE (Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement) Act of 2019 aimed to expand access to retirement savings by introducing group employer plans (PEPs). One of the main purposes of PEPs is to make it easier for small employers to offer pension plans by allowing multiple …

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Calls on Congress to include them in FY23 NDAA • MassisPost

WASHINGTON, DC – The Armenian Council of America (ACA) fully supports several key amendments to HR 7900, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2023 (FY23) that would block security and US military assistance to Azerbaijan, stop the sale of F-16 fighter jets to Turkey, and insist on …

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Vice President Kamala Harris Says Congress Must Act and Pass Legislation Guaranteeing Abortion Rights for American Women

“I think, to be very honest with you, I think we should have believed rightly, but we certainly think some of the issues are just settled. Some issues are just fixed,” Harris said. In 1973 Roe v Wade went to trial. Democrats have since had 15 legislative majorities and four …

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This anti-abortion group has spent decades “behind the scenes” trying to unseat Roe. They are not finished.

Carol Tobias’ lifelong work came to fruition when the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade last month, removing federal protections for abortion rights and 50 years of precedent. But like the rest of the anti-abortion movement, Tobias and his organization, National Right to Life, are considering the next step: enacting …

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Pro-China group waging disinformation campaign against US and Canadian companies: report

China is allegedly waging a false information campaign against the United States and Canada and targeting their companies, calling them ‘environmentally irresponsible’, according to analysts, who also claimed that pro-China groups are not use this strategy only to divert the world from its exploitation of Myanmar’s rare earths, ANI reported. …

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ShutDownDC group offers Twitter bounties for public comments by conservative Supreme Court justices

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! On Friday, the left-wing activist group ShutDownDC offered to pay people who told them the location of the six conservative Supreme Court justices. ShutDownDC tweeted on Friday that it would pay $50 to anyone who shares a “confirmed sighting” of judges Brett …

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Senator Focuses on Abortion in Nevada Reelection Campaign – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Sandwiched between supporters holding “BANS OFF OUR BODIES” signs and TV cameras on Thursday, U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto described her re-election campaign as a defining moment in a decades-long struggle for reproductive freedom, even in Nevada pro-abortion rights. “I cannot stress this enough. This seat is the pathway to …

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Federal Cannabis Legislation Overview: Part 3

A few weeks ago, we published comprehensive overviews (part 1 and part 2) of all federal bills floating through Congress to decriminalize cannabis. Since then, there have been a few significant developments regarding federal cannabis bills in Congress. This article summarizes these developments. Pro-reform candidate wins Republican primary in South …

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A House GOP group has a plan to cut farm programs

According to the RSC, “American farmers would prosper” thanks to “growth-friendly tax reforms and deregulation measures.” The RSC makes it clear that there would be less regulation for farmers due to budget cuts at the EPA and that the end of the “Green New Deal calls to destroy agriculture as …

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Godlewski campaign: Sees growing momentum five weeks before August primary

With five weeks until the Aug. 9 primary, the campaign of Sarah Godlewski, Wisconsin state treasurer and U.S. Senate candidate, has seen a surge over the past seven days, putting her in the spotlight as the race to unseat Senator Ron Johnson enters the home stretch. Here’s what race watchers …

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EU approves landmark legislation to regulate Apple and other big tech companies

European Union lawmakers have approved landmark legislation to heavily regulate Apple, Google, Meta and other big tech companies. The Digital Markets Act (DMA) and the Digital Services Act (DSA) were proposed by the European Commission in December 2020. Now, brought together in a “digital services package”, the legislation has been …

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Senators introduce priority bills in 19th Congress │ GMA News Online

Several senators have already started tabling their respective priority bills on Monday a few weeks before the official opening of the 19th Congress. First to table her bills is the chamber’s longest-serving legislator, Senator Loren Legarda, with the One Tablet, One Student Act tagged as Senate Bill No. 1. Following …

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Spanberger Launches Campaign in Culpeper, Orange, Prince William and Fredericksburg | Recent news

U.S. Representative Abigail Spanberger, D-7th, and her Republican challenger, Prince William County Supervisor Yesli Vega, both soaked up the sun to participate in the Lake of the Woods Fourth of July Parade in eastern Washington on Saturday. Orange County. The two, no doubt, won’t miss an opportunity to hang out …

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CPM wants to put Congress in the dock following the attack on the AKG center

Thiruvananthapuram: The attack on the AKG center has turned the already turbulent political atmosphere in Kerala into an explosive situation. Shortly after the incident, the CPM asked its executives to exercise restraint, in an apparent move not to further vitiate the already charged political atmosphere. But party officials did not …

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Swarthmore Group founder is sued for millions by his ex-partners the day after the firm closed

Two senior executives from the recently shut down Swarthmore Group Inc. sued the investment firm and its founder, James E. Nevels, demanding a total of more than $22 million. Officers say they are owed because of how the 31-year-old Philadelphia investment firm closed on short notice Thursday, idling staff, closing …

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Biden says he supports filibuster exception for abortion rights legislation

President Joe Biden said Thursday he supports an exception to the U.S. Senate filibuster to list Roe v. Wade in federal law, after the Supreme Court last week overturned the case that established abortion as a constitutional right. “I believe we need to codify Roe v. Wade into law, and …

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DC Memo: Democrats hope for campaign gold rush on abortion ruling

WASHINGTON — In the hours after the Supreme Court released its decision quashing Roe vs. WadeDemocrats, especially those in tight races for governor and Congress like Rep. Angie Craig, have made urgent fundraising appeals that appear to have touched a nerve with Democratic donors. “My opponent Tyler Kistner calls himself …

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A DC Perspective – Thoughts on Federal Privacy Legislation, the Dobbs Decision, FTC Rulemaking, and More

The attention of policy makers. It’s a politician’s dream. It’s a politician’s nightmare. The attention and relevance of national discourse can take a focused beam of political ideas and push it through political prisms, fracturing the conversation into disconnected sound bites. For example, what is a “strong” privacy law? Are …

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Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:GS) – What does the market think of the Goldman Sachs Group?

Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE: GS) Short Percent Free Float has increased 10.0% since its last report. The company recently announced that it has 4.51 million shares sold short, or 1.32% of all common shares available for trading. Based on its trading volume, it would take traders an average of 1.7 …

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Biden says he supports filibuster exception for abortion rights legislation – Tennessee Lookout

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden said Thursday he supports an exception to the U.S. Senate filibuster to list Roe v. Wade in federal law, after the Supreme Court overturned the case last week which makes abortion a constitutional right. “I believe we need to codify Roe v. Wade into law, …

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Human Rights Campaign endorses re-election of 184 U.S. House Equality Act incumbents in 2022

While there are a record number of discriminatory anti-LGBTQ+ bills introduced in state legislatures across the country, we also recognize and celebrate the historically pro-equality majority in the U.S. House and the record number of openly LGBTQ+ members of Congress currently serving in the US House. These 184 members have …

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LinkedIn co-founder Hoffman hopes to elect more Democrats to Congress this fall by beating some in the primaries

Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn, in an interview at the CNBC office in San Francisco, April 28, 2015. CNBC | NBCUniversal | Getty Images LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman wants to elect more Democrats to Congress this fall, but first he has to defeat some Democrats this summer. The billionaire is …

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Westchester County Passes Law Making Abortion Safe for Women, Without Protesters

NEW YORK — The Empire State is bracing for an influx of women seeking abortions. As CBS2’s Alice Gainer reported, Westchester County lawmakers say they want to make sure women have safe access, safe from protesters. The Access to Reproductive Health Care Facilities Act passed the County Board of Legislators …

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UK passes legislation to change Northern Ireland’s trade regime

Boris Johnson’s government will move forward on Monday with legislation to unilaterally tear up Northern Ireland’s post-Brexit trade deals despite heavy criticism from Brussels. MPs will vote for the first time on the legislation, which gives the government the power to override parts of the Prime Minister’s Brexit deal with …

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Hong Kong’s new deputy justice secretary to quit pro-Beijing group amid fears joining could undermine impartiality

Hong Kong’s new deputy justice secretary has said he will quit the city’s largest pro-Beijing political party, fearing his affiliation could undermine public perceptions of his impartiality in handling prosecution cases. Lawyer-turned-politician Horace Cheung Kwok-kwan, who previously resigned as vice-president of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of …

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COLUMN: Congress debates bill aimed at hurting Georgia’s economy – LaGrange Daily News

By Vance Smith and Richard SmithRepresentatives at Georgia House Jhe news for the national economy is grim and seems to be getting worse. Soaring gasoline prices, inflationary pressure, a broken supply chain and a continuing labor shortage have all contributed to making running a business far more expensive than it …

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Democrats Consider Legislation to Strengthen Abortion Protections in Colorado | Legislature

Following the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, two Democratic lawmakers have said they are preparing to strengthen abortion protections in Colorado. Sen. Julie Gonzales, D-Denver, and Rep. Meg Froelich, D-Greenwood Village, said they intend to file legislation to protect Colorado abortion care providers and anyone seeking medical …

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HOIST ANNOUNCES COMPLETION OF QUALIFYING TRANSACTION WITH THE HEMPSHIRE GROUP, INC.

CALGARY, Alta., June 24, 2022 /CNW/ – Hoist Capital Corp. (TSXV: HTE.P) (“hoist“) is pleased to announce that it has completed the previously announced qualifying transaction with The Hempshire Group, Inc. (“Hempshire“) and will continue after the merger as “The Hempshire Group, Inc.” (the “Resulting emitter“). A filing statement prescribed …

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Reviews | Supreme Court strikes down gun laws, while Congress finally acts

Placeholder while loading article actions The right-wing majority on the Supreme Court is so pro-life they’re willing to risk more murders by making it easy to carry concealed firearms. He touted the rights of states to overthrow Roe vs. Wade but showed no such concern a day earlier for state …

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Senate passes bipartisan gun violence bill; Legislation expands security measures but does not ban assault weapons

The Senate passed a compromise gun safety bill Thursday in a 65-33 vote, marking a rare time lawmakers from both parties have responded to a wave of mass shootings with a legislation. But the bill still falls short of what many proponents of gun reform want, such as a ban …

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D2 Congress Clint Johnson | New

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION Name: Clint Johnson Political party: Republican Specific office sought: D2 Congrès Address and how long there: Tahlequah. Education: Vian High School, CLEET certification for reserve and full-time police officer, numerous continuing education courses in law enforcement. Virginia Police Assessment and Selection Training. CLEET Certified Instructor. Work Experience: United …

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US Representative Walberg’s campaign office and anti-abortion group vandalized in Jackson

U.S. Representative Tim Walberg of Michigan announced on Wednesday that a Jackson building housing his campaign office and an anti-abortion group was vandalized. The incident was reported Tuesday evening, the Tipton Republican’s office said in a statement. “Several windows were smashed, the front door was smashed straight through a Walberg …

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Why Latinos need sensible gun safety legislation

It was only last week that senators agreed on a bipartisan framework for gun safety. Republicans and Democrats have come together to support a narrow set of reforms, including enhanced background checks for gun buyers under 21, funding for mental health resources and provisions to help states creating red flag …

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More than 40 attacks have targeted pro-life group since Supreme Court leak: report

More than 40 attacks on pro-life individuals and organizations have been recorded since a leaked Supreme Court draft opinion indicating a potential reversal of Roe v. Wade, according to a report released June 16. The report, released by Susan B. Anthony Pro-Life America, says more than 40 incidents in recent …

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SC State House roundup: Lawmakers call for campaign probe

COLUMBIA, SC — More than a dozen South Carolina General Assembly lawmakers have signed a letter demanding an investigation into a political campaign. The letter, addressed to Inspector General Brian D. Lamkin, said lawmakers were concerned about campaign events in the June election. “On Monday, June 6, Superintendent of Education …

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New York Governor Hochul calls pro-lifers ‘Neanderthals’ while signing law to protect abortionists

During the signing of a law to immediately protect abortion and abortionists in New York if Roe vs. Wade is overturned, Governor Kathy Hochul called pro-life individuals “Neanderthals” and compared herself to the original feminists and leaders of the United States. However, these feminists actually opposed abortion and would oppose …

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Gay Republican group banned from GOP/LGBTQ Nation convention

Gay Trump supporters Juan Hernandez and Charles Moran at the 2016 RNC.Photo: ABC News, screen capture After spending the past few years decrying LGBTQ equality and denigrating the “leftist” community in general and transgender people in particular, the Log Cabin Republicans have found that people are finally listening. Unfortunately for …

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Gun Lobby Campaign Dollars Boost Nebraska Delegation | national news

Nebraska’s congressional representatives have all benefited from campaign spending by the National Rifle Association and other gun rights groups, according to campaign finance records. The current four have also generally opposed legislation to tighten gun control. US senses Deb Fischer and Ben Sasse earned NRA A ratings during their careers. …

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Tipperary military history group hopes for a changing of the guard at the barracks

For decades there have been differing opinions, locally and nationally, as to what Summerhill Army Barracks in Nenagh should become. This year marks the 190th anniversary of the construction of the barracks, which have housed many groups including two-thirds of British Army regiments, the IRA, FCA, local defense forces and …

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Congress must cancel funding for poisoned UN Pillay report

On Tuesday, a bipartisan group of senators introduced elimination of the Commission of Inquiry (COI) Lawseeking to abolish the latest UN Human Rights Council (HRC) commission of inquiry (which just reported its findings for the first time this week) and tackle anti-Israel bias systems at the United Nations. The bill, …

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Women’s rights groups in Malta step up campaign to legalize abortion : Peoples Dispatch

Mobilization demanding the legalization of abortions in Malta. (Photo: via Lara Dimitrijevic) Women’s rights groups and other progressive sections in Malta, under the ‘Voice for Choice’ platform, have stepped up their campaign against the country’s abortion ban and are demanding an end to the criminalization of abortion. procedure. On Wednesday, …

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House, Senate leaders trade barbs on action on tax relief legislation | Local News

OKLAHOMA CITY — House lawmakers on Wednesday passed a “buffet” of inflation-relief tax options aimed at lowering taxes on groceries and personal income, but Senate leaders from state said their actions amounted to little more than “complete political theater” that “fooled” even the governor. Senate Speaker Pro Tem Greg Treat, …

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A delay in the development of the stadium means that projects linked to the Krause Group will also be postponed

The year-long delay in the opening of Pro Iowa Stadium and Global Plaza also means that other related Krause Group projects will likely be completed at later dates than originally planned, people associated with the project said. The delay, announced last week, is not expected to affect progress on developments …

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Time is running out for any legislation targeting Big Tech

Jtime is running out in Congress to regulate Big Tech. As the days left to pass legislation dwindle, supporters and opponents are stepping up their efforts on Capitol Hill. Sponsors of the American Innovation and Choice Online Act held a press conference last week as part of a Hail Mary …

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State Employees Union endorses Molly Gray for Congress

The Vermont State Employees Association endorsed Lt. Gov. Molly Gray in the Democratic primary for Vermont’s sole U.S. House seat on Thursday, June 16. File photo by Glenn Russell/VTDigger Last year, when lawmakers were considering what to do about growing deficits in the retirement system, Lieutenant Governor Molly Gray was …

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A drop of allegations could sink the Herschel Walker campaign

There are more questions about Herschel Walker’s past than there are answers to. Photo: Elijah Nouvelage/Bloomberg via Getty Images Herschel Walker, a former college and professional football star, longtime Trump friend and Republican Senate candidate, has always had a heroic image in Georgia, the state he returned to last year …

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