Monthly Archives: January 2022

Bloomberg earns top score in Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2022 Corporate Equality Index

Published 01/28/22 Proposed by Bloomberg Originally posted on bloomberg.com NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2022 /CSRwire/ — Bloomberg has received the coveted Perfect Score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2022 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), earning it designation as the a Top Workplace for LGBTQ Equality in the United …

Read More »

Central Florida 100: anti-gay, baseball and penny tax laws

Joanie Schirm, founding chair of the GEC; Orlando 1994 World Cup Committee Chairman Last week: TALK ABOUT TRANSPORTATION: Thanks to Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings and the Commissioners, we residents will have another chance to talk about a long-awaited significant investment in transportation infrastructure that can provide options for effectively …

Read More »

Best CBD Oil On The Market: Top CBD Brands To Buy CBD Oils & Tinctures For Relaxation & Pain Relief In 2022

CBD oil is an innovative hemp-derived product recently introduced on the market. Everyone is excited about its unique benefits; that’s why millions of users are already following its holistic health trend. To this end, every brand is working tirelessly to produce unique CBD products, bringing us to the best CBD …

Read More »

Best Psychics For Phone & Chat Readings

Life is chaotic, and it keeps getting more unpredictable. We lead lives filled with nervousness, and being unaware of what the future holds freaks us out even more. We are filled with distress due to the uncertainties that can emerge from nowhere. That is why most people will often seek …

Read More »

7 Best Credit Repair Companies in 2022

Damaged credit can be repaired manually, but it’s time-consuming and not exactly easy. This is where the best credit repair companies prove useful. If you’re looking to remove negative items on your credit report or get a better interest rate on a home loan, for example, this article provides the …

Read More »

Best Same Day Loans With No Credit Check In 2021 – Top Loan Lenders For Best Payday Loans With Low Credit Score | Installment Loans With Bad Credit

Not every lender is willing to offer same day loans with no credit check. These loans represent a major risk for the lender. The good news is that there are still plenty of options out there if you know where to look. You’ll soon find the money you need, complete …

Read More »

The Ultimate Reference to Credit Without Checks

Credit loans that don’t need an examination of credit typically do not examine your credit score as a overall. They’re a great alternative for those with weak credit or no credit. In the event that you’re someone who has an inadequate credit score or has no credit, getting an unsecure loans …

Read More »

Fidelity Life: How Life Insurance Cash Value Works

CHICAGO, January 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Permanent life insurance policies offer guaranteed coverage for life to the insured in exchange for higher premiums. But the reason these premiums are more expensive is that they also go towards a growth component of the policy called cash value. Depending on the …

Read More »

Ivey, Alabama Legislature touts passing legislation to appropriate ARPA funding

Governor Kay Ivey and legislative leaders on Thursday hailed lawmakers’ show of bipartisanship as they approved a $772 million bill allocating funding for the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). House Bill 1, sponsored by State Rep. Steve Clouse (R-Ozark), which was the lower house’s companion legislation to State Senate Bill …

Read More »

QIAGEN’s Commitment to LGBTQ+ and Gender Equality Recognized by Human Rights Campaign and Bloomberg Indexes

HILDEN, Germany & GERMANTOWN, Maryland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–QIAGEN NV (NYSE: QGEN; Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) today announced that its commitment to workplace diversity and gender equality has been recognized through its inclusion in the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s US LGBTQ+ Corporate Equality Index (CEI) and the Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index ( GEI). QIAGEN’s …

Read More »

Congress is trying to compete – The American Prospect

The Department of Commerce may also have emit a Bat-Signal Tuesday. An agency survey of 150 companies that deal in semiconductors found that, on average, manufacturers only have five days of supply available. Semiconductor chips are essential components in a multitude of electronic devices, from cellphones to cars, and with …

Read More »

Failed Attack Campaign Against Winter Olympics Shows US Government Incompetence

Artwork: Liu Rui/GT Sergey Naryshkin, director of Russia’s Foreign Intelligence Service, said on January 18 that the US State Department was engaged in a concerted campaign of efforts by allies, NGOs and the media to “aggressively interfere and malicious in the process of preparing for the Beijing Olympics” and “discrediting …

Read More »

Registration open for ESL symposium focusing on new bilingual education legislation

Photo submitted From left to right: Shantel E. Meek, Rep. Megan Godfrey and Susan Ibarra Johnson. The upcoming University of Alberta English as a Second Language Symposium will focus on Arkansas’ new legislation regarding bilingual education and dual immersion programs. The 14th annual event, sponsored by the …

Read More »

High Traffic: The DUI Conundrum | Legislation | Hudson Valley

It is illegal to drive under the influence of cannabis, to consume cannabis while driving, and for passengers in a vehicle to consume cannabis – and all of these will remain illegal once New York’s commercial cannabis market begins operating. , in the future. future to be determined. But what …

Read More »

A group of fishermen will meet the Russian ambassador during naval exercises

The fishing industry will ask the Russian ambassador in a face-to-face meeting if the Kremlin can change the venue for its planned naval drills next month to avoid Irish trawlers in the area. Russia has notified Irish authorities that its navy plans to conduct military exercises off the southwest coast …

Read More »

Progressive star Nina Turner is running for Congress again

Nina Turna former Ohio state senator with a staunch progressive following, challenges Rep. Shontel Brown in the Ohio Democratic primary in May, setting up a rematch of their closely watched showdown last August. Turner plans to make the case that her status as a fighter capable of inspiring grassroots enthusiasm …

Read More »

How to spot online loan scams

LOS ANGELES – January 26, 2022 – (Newswire.com) iQuanti: Online loans are a way for lenders to offer quick cash loans to borrowers without meeting in person. These loans are a useful tool when you need quick access to cash that you can repay quickly. And while it can be …

Read More »

Wavemaker Sri Lanka’s digital campaign for Munchee ranks among global giants at WARC Media Awards 2021 – The Island

by Sanath Nanayakkare Against the backdrop of dwindling foreign exchange reserves and capacity shortages, the only logical solution for Sri Lanka to adopt is to adopt renewable energy as its primary source of power generation, Secretary Manjula Perera said yesterday. of the Wind Power Developers Association in Colombo. He said …

Read More »

Rêv & Visit Mexico establishes a payment and loyalty partnership

Today, Rêv Worldwide, Inc. (“Rêv”), a global payment and loyalty product innovation company, and Visit Mexico, Mexico’s official tourism marketing agency, announced a multi-year strategic partnership foster cross-border tourism by leveraging innovative digital products and services that facilitate engagement, convenience and value for the travel industry. With the introduction of …

Read More »

Government of Ekiti: the pro-Tinubu group meets and supports Adeyeye

The South West Agenda (SWAGA) for Tinubu’s presidential ambition in 2023 backed former Public Works Minister Sen Dayo Adeyeye’s aspiration for the All Progressives Congressional Gubernatorial Primary (APC) of January 27. The group said it decided to support Adeyeye given his unshakeable belief that he possessed the skill, ability, cognate …

Read More »

Three Nebraska senators introduce pro-life legislation

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — With heightened security but no opposition present, three Nebraska senators introduced pro-life bills in this year’s legislative session. Senator Julie Slama introduced the heartbeat bill earlier this month that would make abortions illegal in Nebraska after a heartbeat is detected. A heartbeat is usually detected around …

Read More »

Flying air taxis allowed on approach

It’s funny how with regular cars we call it “carpooling” while in the sky the word “taxi” still describes new helicopter-like vehicles meant to carry rental mobility into the clouds. Advanced air mobility (AAM) company Wisk Aero, a joint venture formed in 2019 between Boeing and Kitty Hawk Corporation, announced …

Read More »

Congress still has its eyes on taxing the wealthy

This year, the stakes for Democratic lawmakers in Washington are higher than they have ever been. Recent vote reveals voters overwhelmingly disapprove of the job Congress is doing — by more than 43 percentage points. And Democrats can’t count on President Biden to save them because he’s not faring much …

Read More »

Expensify Launches First-Ever Corporate Card for CPAs and Accounting Firms

PORTLAND, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Expensify, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXFY), a super payment app that helps people and businesses around the world simplify how they manage money for expenses, business cards and bills , today announced the launch of the Spend the CPA card. The accountant-friendly card allows for customer setup in minutes and …

Read More »

The latest Mahoning Valley business news and updates

Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC presented a check for $15,040 to the United Way of Youngstown and Mahoning Valley last week. Left to right, Alexa Sweeney Blackann, President of Sweeney; Derek Snider, Executive Director/Sweeney Partner; Bobby Stackhouse, Executive Director/Partner of Sweeney; and Bob Hannon, president of United Way of Youngstown and …

Read More »

[Election 101] Campaign merger? What it is and why it matters

Will two presidential candidates, Yoon Suk-yeol and Ahn Cheol-soo, merge their campaigns to win the next election? This remains one of the burning questions ahead of the presidential election in March. Unification during an election campaign refers to two or more candidates merging their campaigns to win the election. And …

Read More »

Garima Misra, MD, Landmark Group

The automotive industry’s demands on the budget revolve mainly around increasing consumption in the market by removing all obstacles. Garima Misra, MD, Landmark Group shares her wish list: Reduce import duties on electric vehicles“First and foremost, the government has not announced any specific EV tax benefits. If we set big …

Read More »

Sinema faces backlash from Democratic Party after blocking news on suffrage legislation

Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema is facing new heat from those who helped elect her after she and West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin were the only two this week Democrats to vote against filibuster reform, thereby derailing the passage of voting rights legislation. The narrow Democratic majority in the Senate meant …

Read More »

Opinion: Congressional corporate sanctions threaten Arizona’s economy | Opinion

ARizona’s businesses have been struggling for nearly two years now – having to deal with a global pandemic that has wreaked havoc on everything from consumer demand to global supply chains to the strength of the entire our economy. Now, as many local businesses are finally starting to find their …

Read More »

Watchdog group calls for Senate committee online broadcast

The rotunda in the fall. (Eddie Moore/Albuquerque Journal) Copyright © 2022 Albuquerque Journal SANTA FE — The New Mexico Foundation for Open Government is calling on the state Senate to make it easier for the public to follow the work of a committee that helps determine which bills can be …

Read More »

Washington Supreme Court upholds $18 million fine for anti-GMO labeling campaign

The Washington Supreme Court narrowly upheld the state’s $18 million fine against the Grocery Manufacturers Association, now the Consumer Brands Association, for violating campaign finance laws by concealing the identities of member donations to a campaign opposing a 2013 GMO labeling ballot initiative. The issue in the case was whether …

Read More »

DC Dispatch: Voting rights legislation fails in Senate

The US Senate filibuster remains intact, despite Democratic efforts this week to circumvent the rule and pass voting rights legislation. The Iowa DC delegation also this week recognized the anniversary of Roe v. Wade in reaffirming her positions on abortion, celebrated federal funding for locks and dams on the Mississippi …

Read More »

UKCloud acquired by investment group Hadston 2

British multi-cloud specialist UKCloud has been acquired by investment group Hadston 2 for an undisclosed amount. The deal is still subject to government approval under the National Security Investment Act, but it will potentially boost employment in the country’s cloud sector by expanding UKCloud’s portfolio of services. Hadston 2 is …

Read More »

Joe Biden withdraws from Congress with a reputation as a ragged negotiator

President Biden campaigned as a shrewd Senate negotiator who would bring the two sides together, but he is abandoning that model after a year of failure in the White House. Although he served 36 years in the Senate, Mr. Biden admitted after a year as president that his entire experience …

Read More »

Human Rights Campaign Endorses Senator Raphael Warnock’s Reelection to the US Senate, Hires First State Director for Georgia

Today, the Human Rights Campaign – the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) civil rights organization – announced its support for Senator Raphael Warnock (D-GA) for re-election to the United States Senate in the 2022 election. The HRC also announced that it would dedicate more resources to …

Read More »

As numbers stagnate, unions continue to look to Congress for salvation

The latest statistics from the Department of Labor confirm that the labor movement in the United States remains stagnant and slowly declining. Only 10.3% of U.S. workers are unionized, up from 20% when the Department began tracking numbers in the early 1980s. About 191,000 workers left union ranks in 2021. …

Read More »

New Jersey’s LGBTQ+ Laws Ranked in Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2021 State Equality Index

Despite Most Anti-Transgender Legislative Season in History, Record Number of States Rank in Top Tier WASHINGTON—Today, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the educational arm of the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) civil rights organization, and the Equality Federation Institute published its 8th annual edition State Equality …

Read More »

Voting rights legislation stalled again in Senate – Deadline

UPDATE, 7:26 p.m. PT: Democrats’ efforts to pass voting rights legislation have again been stalled in the Senate, as they failed to win a change in filibuster rules that would have allowed them to approve bills in simple majority. The failure of the legislation was expected, after Sen. Kyrsten Sinema …

Read More »

President Blumenauer unveils new legislation to fix import loopholes, level the playing field and strengthen oversight

WASHINGTON, DC – January 18, 2022 – U.S. Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), chairman of the House Ways and Means Commerce Subcommittee, today unveiled new legislation aimed at strengthening U.S. trade laws. international trade import to prevent the exploitation of non-market economies and goods the de minimis threshold that allows imports …

Read More »

Citing Supreme Court order, government slams Congress, UPA over Antrix-Devas ‘fraud’ deal

A day after the Supreme Court upheld the decision of the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal liquidation order of Devas Multimedia, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stormed into Congress, calling the 2005 Antrix-Devas deal a “fraud of Congress, by Congress, for Congress”. Accusing the then UPA government of making a …

Read More »

Devas Antrix Deal case: Congress should explain its role in Devas-Antrix deal, says FM Nirmala Sitharaman citing SC order

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has challenged the Congress party to come clean about the Antrix-Devas deal after the Supreme Court’s order on Monday upholding the liquidation. The Congress government did not appoint an arbitrator after Devas opted for international arbitration, even after he was reminded to appoint one, Finance Minister …

Read More »

Are “Buy Now, Pay Later” Plans Better Than Credit Cards?

Image source: Getty Images In some ways, yes, but there are also risks. Key points Buy now, pay later plans allow you to pay for your purchases over time. Although these plans offer some advantages over credit cards, they are not necessarily a better choice. The idea of ​​paying for …

Read More »

New smoke alarm legislation in Scotland: what are the new rules and when do they come into effect?

Smoke alarm rules are set to change soon in Scotland – here’s everything you need to know about the new requirements and when they come into effect Scots will soon be required to install new smoke alarms which are all interconnected throughout the house. (Credit: Shutterstock) This article contains affiliate …

Read More »

DISTELL GROUP HOLDINGS LIMITED – Distribution of Scheme Circular and Newco Prospectus, Notice of Scheme Meeting and Withdrawal of Warning – SENS

Distribution of Scheme Circular and Newco Prospectus, Notice of Scheme Meeting and Withdrawal of Cautionary Distell Group Holdings LimitedIncorporated in the Republic of South AfricaRegistration Number: 2016/394974/06ISIN: ZAE000248811Share Code: DGH(‘Distell’ or ‘the Company’) DISTRIBUTION OF SCHEME CIRCULAR AND ACCOMPANYING NEWCO PROSPECTUS, NOTICE OF SCHEMEMEETING, PRO FORMA FINANCIAL INFORMATION AND WITHDRAWAL …

Read More »

Common Front federations to boycott Congress and BJP in Assembly elections : The Tribune India

Tribune press service Jalandhar, January 16 The Joint Front of Pensioners of UT Punjab Employees held a state-level convention at Desh Bhagat Yadgaar Hall here today. The federations and common front organizations, which attended the convention, passed a resolution that the state Congress government would face a boycott from them …

Read More »

Frankly: ‘I was attacked during the 2016 campaign simply because I was a Muslim,’ says Huma Abedin, former Hillary Clinton staffer

DUBAI: Some US politicians made Muslims the bogeyman in the 2016 election won by former President Donald Trump, a prominent American Muslim has told Arab News. Huma Abedin, chief of staff to defeated Democratic Party candidate Hillary Clinton, said she endured calls for her investigation by a Republican congressman in …

Read More »

Rep. Kennedy Introduces Legislation to Reduce Threat of Selling Fraudulent Products Online | Recent news

PROVIDENCE — Pro Tempore House Speaker Brian Patrick Kennedy (D-Dist. 38, Hopkinton, Westerly) has introduced legislation to reduce the growing threat of the online sale of counterfeit and stolen goods, which has become a criminal enterprise of $509 billion. The INFORM (Integrity, Notification, and Fairness in Online Retail Marketplaces) Consumer …

Read More »

Offensive social media posts no evidence that person is a member of a terrorist group: High Court: The Tribune India

Tribune press service Saurabh Malik Chandigarh, January 14 The Punjab and Haryana High Court has ruled that “certain Khalistan mentions” of “offensive nature” spotted in a person’s social media account will not constitute conclusive evidence of membership in a terrorist group. The sighting follows an appeal filed under the National …

Read More »

Tinubu critics are enemies of Nigeria, group says – The Sun Nigeria

By Noé Ebije, Kaduna As Nigerians enter the era of declarations for the 2023 presidency, a notable socio-political organization, the Disciples of Jagaban (DOJ), has declared those who oppose the candidacy of Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu as collective enemies of the masses. . The DOJ has urged the masses to …

Read More »

Australian Open 2022 campaign under threat after Alex Hawke revokes Serbian tennis star’s visa

Former deputy secretary of the Department of Immigration, Abul Rizvi, said there were three reasons behind the delay in deciding Novak Djokovic’s visa. Dr Rizvi told ABC Radio Melbourne a short time ago that the government had not chosen the cancel or no cancel policy, with government factions pulling in …

Read More »

Shaheen Statement on Nord Stream 2 Legislation

January 13, 2022 (Washington, DC) – US Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Europe and Regional Security Cooperation, issued the following statement after voting against Senator Cruz’s Nord Stream 2 legislation earlier today. The legislation did not garner enough votes to pass the Senate: …

Read More »

maldives: The Maldives are trying to put an end to the “India Out” campaign | India News

NEW DELHI: Like the Maldives the government is seeking to end the ‘India Out’ campaign, which is being stoked by former president and pro-China leader Abdulla Yameen, Foreign Minister Abdulla Sha-hid says it was reckless to attack neighboring countries that provide aid to the Maldives and affirmed that Malé follows …

Read More »

Judges ready to hear Ted Cruz challenge campaign finance rules

Senator Ted Cruz is putting his money where his mouth is in a lawsuit challenging the Federal Election Commission’s campaign finance rules at a Supreme Court hearing scheduled for next week. The justices will consider the First Amendment lawsuit brought by the Texas senator’s campaign, which seeks to challenge a …

Read More »

Anti-vax doctors are quiet, say a group of GPs, after a Canterbury doctor was fined by the Department

Of around 5,500 GPs in the country, the Royal New Zealand College of GPs estimates less than 30 are anti-Covid-19 vaccine. But the organization’s medical director says a very small group has the potential to do a lot of harm. Former anti-vaccine doctor Jonie Girouard was fined $300 by the …

Read More »

The Interest Groups Behind Ohio’s Anti-Abortion Legislation | News

Anti-abortion group Created Equal is holding a protest at the University of Cincinnati on Thursday, September 16, 2021 drawing a crowd of onlookers, advocates and critics. Stephanie Scarbrough | director of photography In August, Texas passed a law that launched an attack on reproductive rights across the country. Now, a …

Read More »

India News | Prime Minister’s Security Failure: Nadda Says Well-Planned Plot, Asks Congressional Leaders to Get Politicized

New Delhi [India], Jan 12 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Chairman Jagat Prakash Nadda on Tuesday demanded an apology from Congress leaders for politicizing Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s security issue. In a series of tweets, the BJP leader criticized the Punjab government for mocking such a sensitive issue. Read also …

Read More »

AITC: Goa Assembly polls: Trinamool Congress launches campaign for housing rights

Ahead of the Goa Assembly elections in February, the All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) on Tuesday launched a Housing Right Program project, which aims to provide the right to housing to the people of Goa. “As part of this program, if elected to power, the AITC-MGP alliance plans to ensure …

Read More »

Garden State Home Loan Review 2022

Editorial independence We want to help you make more informed decisions. Certain links on this page – clearly marked – may direct you to a partner website and allow us to earn a referral commission. For more information, see How we make money. Garden State Home Loan Review 2022 Editor’s …

Read More »

The best home improvement loans with bad credit

If you have a home improvement project like repairing a roof or remodeling a kitchen, you may need a home improvement loan to pay for it. However, this can be difficult for someone with bad credit. Not all lenders will offer loans to people with lower credit brackets. By exploring …

Read More »

Chime Credit Builder Secure Visa® Credit Card Review

Main advantages Here are the best features of the Chime Credit Builder Secure Visa® Credit Card. No annual fee There is no annual fee to use this card. It should be noted that there are also no application fees or maintenance fees. Although there are other secure cards with no …

Read More »

Sativa Wellness Group Announces Name Change and Strategic Update

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC et al. Claim your 1-week free trial for Street Insider Premium here. VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / January 9, 2022 / Sativa Wellness Group Inc. (CSE: SWEL) (“Sativa Wellness” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce a name change to …

Read More »

Congress demands forensic testing of police exam answer sheets

08 Jan 2022 | 7:39 AM HIST Congress demands forensic testing of police exam answer sheets GPYCC Chairman Says Congress Will Address Court To Further Exposure BJP’s Corrupt Practice Of Selling Jobs Team Herald PANJIM: The Goa Pradesh Youth Congress Committee (GPYCC) on Friday demanded a forensic test of the …

Read More »

Senate Democrats pledge to build muscle through voting rights legislation. A look at what their proposals would do

But to do so, he must accomplish a near impossible feat of persuading reluctant senators in his own caucus to change the rules of the chamber to bypass the 60-vote threshold needed to overcome repeated blockades of bills by Republicans. Despite backing the voting measures, two of his fellow Democrats …

Read More »

Former Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway joins Jake Corman’s campaign for governor

Mandated staff members take official portraits at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building at the White House, Thursday, July 27, 2017, in Washington, DC (Official White House photo by Stephanie Chasez) A nationally recognized pollster who was a top advisor and campaign manager to former President Donald Trump is joining State …

Read More »

New legislation could make New York a sustainable fashion leader

“Right now, companies aren’t competitive if they do the right thing,” said Maxine Bédat, founder of the New Standard Institute, in a call earlier this week. “This is not a framework for success. By making these regulations the bedrock of business, every business will have to comply and every business …

Read More »

Emma Watson faces smear campaign on solidarity

Emma Watson, famous for her role as “Hermoine” in “Harry Potter”, has been accused of being anti-Semitic after showing solidarity with Palestine. She released an image of a pro-Palestinian rally on Monday with the words “Solidarity is a verb” superimposed, with a caption cited by an academic who then explains …

Read More »

In Brooklyn, Jewish group tries face-to-face approach to fight anti-Semitism

(New York Jewish Week via JTA) – On Sunday, December 26, in Brooklyn’s Bay Ridge neighborhood, 21-year-old Blake Zavadsky was walking down the street with his friend Ilan Kaganovich when he was punched, apparently because that he was wearing an Israeli army sweatshirt. “He called us ‘dirty Jews’ and that’s …

Read More »

One year after January 6, members of Congress from Mass. declare that democracy is still under attack

It’s been a year since Massachusetts residents and others across the country saw large numbers of people storm the United States Capitol in an attempt to overthrow the 2020 presidential election. Members of the State’s All-Democratic Congressional delegation were among those who were physically closest to the deadly violence and …

Read More »

One year after insurgency, Senator Markey says Congress must pass voting rights bill

Senator Ed Markey said Democrats are determined to pass federal voting rights legislation – despite unanimous opposition from Republicans in the Senate. The Massachusetts Democrat said the bill was especially needed now, as Republican-led legislatures in several states passed laws to make it harder to vote – and easier to …

Read More »

Pascagoula’s lawyer Stephen Burrow launches campaign for circuit court seat

PASCAGOULA, Mississippi – Pascagoula’s attorney and former city councilor Stephen Burrow has announced his candidacy for the position of judge of the Circuit Court, Place 3, for the counties of Jackson, George and Greene, the seat currently occupied by the judge Dale Harkey, who has announced he will not be …

Read More »

Biparty Senate group calls for elections amid reform talks

A bipartisan group spoke on election legislation on Wednesday as Democrats push to change Senate rules so they can vote for themselves. GOP Sen. Susan collinsSusan Margaret Collins Biparty Senate group calls for elections amid reform talks US lawmakers assess new COVID-19 stimulus funding for businesses Biden’s court choices face …

Read More »

Senator Warnock highlights urgent need for Congress to pass voting rights law

On Tuesday afternoon, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said in the aftermath of the Jan.6 attack on the U.S. Capitol that Republicans were drafting new election laws that punish blacks and minorities for their growing voting power. These bills were also designed to promote “electoral integrity” after former President Donald …

Read More »

Legislation to End Surprise Medical Bills Comes into Force This Week | Way of life

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Bill Cassidy, MD (R-LA) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH) today announced their legislation to end surprise medical bills has come into force. Cassidy and Hassan successfully enacted the No Surprises Act as part of the December 2020 government funding bill, which required the Department of Health and …

Read More »

Israel launches fourth vaccination campaign against Covid | Israel

Israel has become the first country in the world to embark on a fourth vaccination campaign against Covid-19 as part of efforts to stem rapidly rising infection rates caused by the Omicron variant. People over 60 and healthcare workers who received their third injection more than four months ago became …

Read More »

Devin Nunes officially resigns from Congress, paving way for leadership of Trump’s social media company

WASHINGTON – Devin Nunes formalized his resignation from Congress over the weekend, paving the way for him as the head of former President Trump’s new media and technology company. In a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco), Nunes said her resignation as a congressman was effective at 11:59 …

Read More »

Ahead of parliamentary elections in Karnataka, BJP focuses on pro-Hindutva legislation

KARNATAKA BECAME THE The ninth state in the country to introduce a bill to make forced conversion an acquaintance and non-bondable offense. The “Karnataka Religious Freedom Right Protection Bill, 2021” was adopted by the assembly at the recently concluded winter session in Belagavi on 23 December. However, the bill must …

Read More »

Legislation ending surprise medical bills takes effect today

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Bill Cassidy, MD (R-LA) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH) today announced their legislation to end surprise medical bills has come into effect. Cassidy and Hassan enacted the No Surprises Law as part of the December 2020 government funding bill, which required the Department of Health and Human …

Read More »

“MGP was ready to support a congressional government in 2017 without the GFP”

Jan 02, 2022 | 6:51 AM HIST “MGP was ready to support a congressional government in 2017 without the GFP” With the Goa Assembly elections quickly approaching, there has been a massive surge in political activity. The pre-ballot alliance between Goa’s oldest political party, the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) and …

Read More »

Boebert touts anti-vaccine mandate and pro-gun priorities as re-election campaign emerges

United States Representative Lauren Boebert held a tightly-controlled New Years Day press conference in the Community Hall of the Home Loan State Bank in downtown Grand Junction, where she announced her intention to be re-elect in 2022. She said she ran for Congress two years ago because she didn’t want …

Read More »