Sri Lankan trade unions stage fake campaign against state repression

Sri Lanka’s Trade Union and Mass Organization (TUMO) invited opposition political parties and key diplomats, including from the UK, Canada and Australia, to a seminar in Colombo last month to pressure on the government of President Ranil Wickremesinghe to end its repressive actions. Meeting of mixed unions and mass organizations. …

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The group protests President Biden at Intel’s groundbreaking ceremony

Protesters lined Beech Road in New Albany as the presidential motorcade made its way to Intel Corporation’s groundbreaking ceremony on Friday morning. About 40 people showed up for the informal protest, including several members of the Proud Boys. People displayed a mix of anti-Joe Biden and pro-Donald Trump flags and …

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Iranian terrorists will receive billions of dollars before Congress can consider new nuclear deal

Iran will have immediate access to billions of dollars in cash the day a new nuclear deal is signed, money that will go to Tehran’s main terrorist organizations before Congress has a chance to review the deal. agreement, former senior US officials and experts told the Free Washington Beacon. Sanctioned …

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Congress’s Child Online Safety Act puts children at risk with vague language

from will-it-protect-or-harm-the-children? department The Children’s Online Safety Act (KOSA) was voted out of committee with a long list of amendments. Supporters had warned of some serious unintended consequences that could arise from this bill, the most concerning of which was forcing tech companies to take LGBTQ+ minors out of their …

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Human Rights Campaign Endorses Trudy Busch Valentine for US Senate

City of Jefferson, MISSOURI — Today, the Human Rights Campaign PAC (HRC PAC) announced its support for Trudy Busch Valentine of Missouri for the United States Senate. HRC PAC is committed to engaging our volunteers, members, and supporters to mobilize more than 400,000 equality voters in Missouri in favor of …

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Hong Kong’s Tiananmen Vigil Group Was Simply Exercising Free Speech, Court Hears National Security Case

The Hong Kong group that organized the Tiananmen Vigils was exercising a constitutionally protected right to free speech when it declared its five goals and they did not violate national security law, a said a lawyer for one of its former executives. Chow Hang-tung, former vice president of the Hong …

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2022 Gujarat Assembly Elections | BJP and Congress clash to woo OBC voters

For two weeks now, Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel has been holding a daily convention of a sub-group of an OBC community with the aim of wooing smaller communities ahead of the state assembly elections. He has so far organized the convention for more than a dozen sub-castes belonging to …

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Dunleavy accused of using public funds to pay campaign staff and breaking campaign finance rules

Governor Mike Dunleavy answers the phone about awaiting election results at Dunleavy Headquarters on Fairbanks Street on August 16, 2022. (Mizelle Mayo/Alaska Public Media) A nonpartisan watchdog group said Republican Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s re-election campaign was coordinating with a super PAC working to get him elected. The Alaska Public Research …

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“Elbit is guilty, we are not”: the founders of the Palestine group face 38 years in prison

A demonstration by Action Palestine against Israel’s weapons factory in Shenstone. (Photo: via Palestine Action’s TW page) Eight members of the UK-based organization Palestine Action face up to 38 years in prison next month for taking action against Israeli-owned arms factories, the group said in a statement quoted by the …

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Biden leans on Pennsylvania as campaign season kicks into full gear | Elections

When President Joe Biden touches down in Pittsburgh on Monday to celebrate “the dignity of working Americans,” where he is about to take part in one of the largest and oldest Labor Day parades in the country, he will have visited the Pennsylvania three times in just one week. Last …

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Look beyond religion in 2023, group urges Nigerians

A pro Igbo group, Ogbako Umuanwanyi Igbo Worldwid, has urged the electorate to look beyond ethics and religion to elect Nigeria’s next president in 2023. The group stressed that instead of heeding religious and ethnic sentiments, voters should vote for one of the presidential candidates with the ability to end …

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Anita Katyal | Why Hemant stays; few takers for Tharoor as President of Congress

Few are excited about Shashi Tharoor’s plan to run for party chairman Although he puts on a brave face, Congress has yet to accept Ghulam Nabi Azad’s decision to quit the party and the explosive content of his five-page resignation letter. Party leaders were tasked with verifying whether Mr. Azad …

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Crist and DeSantis campaign websites offer windows into past promises and current policies | Policy

MIAMI — Gov. Ron DeSantis and former U.S. Representative Charlie Crist don’t have much in common, but they do have this: Both have campaigned for governor before. At least once before this year’s gubernatorial race, each man circulated a list of priorities to voters on a campaign website – RondDeSantis.com …

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GAUCHO GROUP HOLDINGS, INC. : Unregistered Sale of Equity Securities, Change of Directors or Principal Officers, Submission of Questions to a Vote of Security Holders, Disclosure of Regulation FD, Financial Statements and Exhibits (Form 8-K)

Item 3.02 Unregistered Sale of Equity securities Conversion of promissory notes issued under a private placement Of July 13, 2022 through August 30, 2022the Company has issued convertible promissory notes to certain investors (the “Investor Notes”) for an aggregate amount of $1,531,500. Pursuant to the terms of the Investor Notes, …

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Biden marks Labor Day by calling on Congress to pass PRO law

In his Labor Day Proclamation on Friday, President Joe Biden called on Congress to “finally” pass the Protecting the Right to Organize Act, which would expand labor protections to make it easier for American workers to organize — including app-based gig workers. “I believe every worker should have the free …

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Newsom’s first campaign for leadership | Thomas Elias | national news

As we head into September, it looks like the presidential campaign is starting in earnest. Oops! Looks like this statement is two years ahead of schedule. Where is it? Gov. Gavin Newsom, who won 56% of the vote in the June primaries, still needs further ratification at the polls, where …

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Pro-life legislation and the pain of compromise – Catholic World Report

A woman helps two young boys light candles during a ‘Value Them Both’ sidewalk vigil in Olathe, Kansas on August 1, 2022. Voters rejected a referendum that would have changed the state’s constitution to say that there is no constitutional right to abortion in Kansas. (CNS Photo/Kathryn White, Sourdough) The …

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INTERVIEW | Not easy for BJP to occupy Congress space in Kerala: MV Govindan

Express press service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Coming to power for a second consecutive term on a pro-incumbent wave in the state, the CPM-led Left Democratic Front is pinning high hopes on Lok Sabha polls in 2024. In a conversation with TNIE a day After taking the reins of the party, CPM Secretary …

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China furious with pro-Taiwan Kyiv group

BRASSLING OF DISPUTES: Beijing fears Kyiv’s defense against Russia could become a model for Taiwanese resistance against China, Ukrainian lawmaker Inna Sovsun has said. By Liu Tzu-hsuan / Editor, with CNA The Chinese embassy in Ukraine tried to thwart the plan of the Ukrainian parliament to create a pro-Taiwan group, …

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Khalistan referendum campaign rocks Canadian politics

A truck moving with the banner of Khalistan Refrendum. — Photo by the author The vote will take place on September 18 in Canada. Ahead of the vote, pro-Khalistan activists hold truck rallies. The activities angered pro-Indian factions in Canada. TORONTO: After creating strong waves in the UK in November …

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Opinion: Why Biden needs Congress to really fix student loan debt

This week, President Joe Biden unveiled a student loan forgiveness plan that will be fully enacted under executive powers. While the $10,000 loan forgiveness (plus an additional $10,000 for Pell Grant recipients) has grabbed headlines, other aspects will have potentially life-changing benefits for borrowers. These include capping the maximum amount …

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COMMENT: An earthquake would say no to Liz Cheney

Emile Guillermo, What’s up with Liz Cheney and her one-woman crusade to save democracy? Does it really speak to us in the BIPOC community? I got advice from a legendary black comedian. Earthquake isn’t a California peril, but the name of one of Dave Chappelle’s favorite comedic mentors. Earthquake or …

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Human Rights Campaign endorses re-election of Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson

Lansing, Mich. – Today, the Human Rights Campaign PAC (HRC PAC) announced its support for the re-election of Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson. HRC PAC is committed to engaging our volunteers, members and supporters to mobilize nearly 1.2 million equality voters in Michigan to …

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Congress wants to hear what Twitter whistleblower has to say | Company

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. lawmakers are eager to hear from Twitter’s former security chief, who has alarmed Washington with allegations that the influential social network has misled regulators over its cyber defenses and efforts to police social media. fake accounts. Leaders of several congressional panels are looking into disclosures by …

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Fellow Maryland Democrats Wes Moore kick off party’s fall campaign season with President Joe Biden in Rockville – Baltimore Sun

Gubernatorial hopeful Wes Moore and other Democratic candidates in Maryland on the ballot this fall will get a high-profile boost Thursday as President Joe Biden headlines a rally in Rockville to kick off the season of the general election campaign of the party. Moore, an author and former nonprofit leader …

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Volkswagen Group and Canada Partner for a Sustainable Battery Supply Chain in North America

Volkswagen AG and the Government of Canada aim to promote electric mobility in the country and explore opportunities across the automotive and battery supply chain in Canada. This was agreed in a memorandum of understanding signed yesterday in Toronto by Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess and Canada’s Minister of Innovation, Science …

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What would a divided Congress do after the midterms?

Kevin McCarthy and Chuck Schumer, who could each control a branch of Congress in 2023. Photo: Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images Thanks to an improved electoral landscape for Democrats in general and some ill-fated selections of GOP nominees for the Senate in particular, the odds of Democrats clinging to control of the …

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Reviews | John Fetterman leads a brilliant campaign

Comment this story Comment Lt. Governor John Fetterman, the Democratic candidate for US Senate in Pennsylvania, is running a stellar campaign in the race to replace the retired Republican Senator Patrick J. Toomey. Fetterman grabbed a center point principle of electoral politics: voters choose candidates with whom they identify. Fetterman …

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Injustice against society, says the group

(NOPE) Sofadondo Advocacy Group, an NGO campaigning against Sex for Marks in the Nigerian education system, has called for the overhaul of Nigeria’s tertiary institutions to discourage the practice. The group’s national coordinator, Ms. Hannah Etta, who is also a lecturer in one of the Nigerian universities, made the call …

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Group C Streptococcus Toxic Shock Syndrome

We present a patient who was admitted with cellulitis of the lower extremities and was found to have group C Streptococcus bacteremia causing toxic shock syndrome. Our patient was started on appropriate antibiotics, which included piperacillin/tazobactam, vancomycin and clindamycin for suspected cellulitis, and was later switched to meropenem on day …

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NGO speaks out against bullying, set to push for legislation – The Sun Nigeria

A Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Equality Development and Research Center (EDRC),denounced what he called “a high rate of bullying in the country, especially in schools and workplaces by people with extra strength”. The group’s position is expressed in a statement by its founder, Ms. Marsha Nwanne in Abuja on Friday. According …

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Amid CBI raid, Arvind Kejriwal launches missed call campaign to make India stronger

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday held a press conference and launched a campaign of missed calls for his Make India No 1 mission. Speaking about his recently launched Make India No 1 mission, Kejriwal said, “I am posting a number today, missed call number 9510001000. Those who want …

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ASUN Concludes 89th Session, 9 Legislation Passed – The Nevada Sagebrush

This story was originally published on April 9, 2022. Visit the Nevada Sagebrush Archives to see all past stories. The eighty-ninth session of student associates ended on April 6, but not before nine bills were passed in the last meeting of the Senate. Due to the timing of the exhibits …

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Anti-abortion group’s hoard of data is a ‘serious concern’ after Roe | app

Heartbeat International, an Ohio-based nonprofit, has spent years collecting data on pregnant women to develop better ways to ensure women carry their pregnancies to term and persuade them to have an abortion. Based in Columbus, he says he provides support services to the world’s largest network of “pro-life pregnancy resource …

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Democratic lawmakers and abortion advocates pressure Biden to fund overseas abortions

WASHINGTON, DC, August 19 (C-Fam) Ahead of the August recess of Congress, Democratic lawmakers and abortion advocates teamed up to pressure the Biden administration to roll back a 50-year-old law years that prevents American taxpayers’ money from funding abortions. the globe. Abortion advocates have long called for the repeal or …

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Agreement between Trump, Jared Kushner and the Saudis until Congress to understand

It’s a remarkable story that begins inside Trump Tower on August 3, 2016, the day Donald Trump Jr. met with a longtime envoy to two oil-rich Gulf states – Saudi Arabia and the United States. United Arab Emirates – and their Israeli security guru as they promised to secretly help …

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Pro-Biden group pours millions into new ad campaign to promote new climate and health care legislation

As President Biden and the Democrats running in the midterm elections plan to spend the next few weeks on the road pushing for the passage of their climate, health care and tax legislation, several national political groups are considering pouring millions of dollars into advertising to help boost the campaign …

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Could the Democrats hold Congress? It seems possible now

The past year has been a grind for Democrats. The COVID pandemic persists, inflation is at its highest level in four decades and the Afghanistan the withdrawal was botched. As a result, Biden’s approval ratings have plummeted to historic lows — even lower than those of Trump or Carter (two …

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Biden signs massive climate and health care legislation

WASHINGTON: President Joe Biden signed into law the Democrats’ landmark climate change and health care bill on Tuesday, delivering what he called the “final piece” of his streamlined national agenda, as it aims to strengthen the his party’s standing with voters less than three months before the midterm elections. The …

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REA Group launches a new consumer real estate market

Property.com.au, the property search destination of property company REA Group, has launched a new consumer marketplace aimed at removing more barriers for buyers and sellers. According to REA Group, 1.6 million Australian homeowners consider selling each year and research shows two-thirds of them don’t follow through – and the alignment …

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Bill Would Impose New Minimum and Excise Taxes on Corporations | Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

On August 7, the Senate passed HR 5376, the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (the Act). If approved by the House of Representatives, as expected, the bill will be sent to President Joe Biden for signature. The bill passed by the Senate includes three revisions to the Internal Revenue Code …

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Bill Would Impose New Minimum and Excise Taxes on Corporations – Corporate Tax

On August 7, the Senate passed HR 5376, the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (the Act). If approved by the House of Representatives, as expected, the bill will be sent to President Joe Biden for signature. The bill passed by the Senate includes three revisions to the Internal Revenue Code …

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As minister, no law prohibits me from serving as a spokesperson for the APC campaign – Keyamo, SAN

* Said he did not violate Nigerian law Minister of State for Labor and Employment, Mr. Festus Keyamo, has defended his continued office despite agreeing to serve as a campaign spokesperson for the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate , Bola Tinubu, accusing the call for his resignation from the …

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Adam Schiff’s ‘confident’ Congress to be briefed by intelligence officials on Trump search

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam B. Schiff said he was confident Sunday that members of Congress will be informed by the intelligence community of any potential national security risks posed by classified documents recovered by the FBI at former President Trump’s home in South Florida. The California Democrat said he …

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Congress can help parents protect children from TikTok, IG, YouTube and other social media giants | Opinion

By Amy Kennedy My husband Patrick and I thought that by waiting to give our kids phones, they would develop healthier habits to offset the potential for overuse. This was not the case. Ever since he pressed that power button, a viewer would have found it hard to believe that …

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Milford woman creates public art campaign to spread gun violence prevention message

MILFORD — Lorie Lewis watched the aftermath of the Uvalde, Texas mass shooting unfold in real time last May. Nineteen students and two teachers were killed that day in a school. For the Milford resident, that was her call to action. “It was just a cumulative effect…seeing one after the …

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Sierra Leone Parliament Approves New Arbitration Legislation – Arbitration and Dispute Resolution

August 12, 2022 Herbert Smith’s Freehills To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Following its accession to the New York Convention in 2020 (discussed in our blog post here), the Sierra Leone House of Parliament has approved a …

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Inflation relief should come from states, not Congress, says Stitt – FOX23 News

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – The people of Oklahoma are hungry for relief, with the cost of everything rising. Federal lawmakers say a bill making its way through Congress could be the answer. But Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt argues the bill should be passed at the state level. “Since everything costs …

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Human Rights Campaign endorses U.S. Representative Peter Welch of Vermont for U.S. Senate

The Human Rights Campaign PAC (HRC PAC) has announced its endorsement of US Representative Peter Welch of Vermont for the US Senate. HRC PAC is committed to engaging our volunteers, members and supporters to mobilize the more than 130,000 equality voters in Vermont in favor of Welch and other pro-equality …

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contacts: Investors: [email protected] Media: [email protected] Forward-looking statements Certain statements made in this press release are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the “safe harbor” provisions of the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, expectations and timing related to …

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Council discusses potential legislation, says goodbye to Jardon

Reno City Council members on Wednesday discussed potential bill draft requests (BDRs) the city might support during the 2023 Nevada State Legislative session, and made decisions regarding a change to the city charter and affordable housing. Council could select up to two BDRs for the upcoming legislative session, which will …

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Congressional Republicans line up behind Trump after he says FBI searched Mar-a-Lago – Tennessee Lookout

Congressional Republicans fumed Tuesday in reaction to former President Donald Trump’s statement late Monday that the FBI had executed a search warrant at Mar-a-Lago, his home in Palm Beach, Florida. Democrats didn’t have much to say on Tuesday about apparent research, although some advocated the execution of justice regardless of …

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Legislation proposed by the Senate would impose minimum excise taxes on corporations; Increase IRS Funding

August 10, 2022 Reading time: 7 minutes Practices: Taxation printable version On August 7, 2022, the Senate passed the Reducing Inflation Act of 2022 (the “Act”) which, among other provisions: Establishes a new 15% alternative minimum corporate tax for certain large corporations based on adjusted financial statement income, Establishes an …

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Linklaters joins forces with Human Rights Campaign in civil rights lawsuit against anti-transgender bill

Linklaters has partnered with the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation to file a federal civil rights lawsuit in District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee against the Williamson County School Board, the Williamson County Schools Superintendent, the Tennessee Department of Education, and the Commissioner of Education, challenging a discriminatory …

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Awaiting SECURE Act 2.0 Legislation: Important Changes for Pension Plan Sponsors, IRA Providers and Service Providers

The Establishing Every Community for Retirement Enhancement Act 2019 (the SECURE Act) brought sweeping changes affecting defined contribution and defined benefit plan sponsors, pension plan service providers and Individual Retirement Account and Annuity (IRA) providers. While many thought the SECURE Act had done much to expand retirement savings opportunities and …

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Peyton Manning’s Denver Broncos Ownership Group Update

On Aug. 9, National Football League owners are expected to consider the $4.65 billion bid for the Denver Broncos from the Walton Penner Group, led by Walmart heir Rob Walton, his daughter Carrie Walton. Penner and her husband, Greg Penner, chairman of Walmart’s board of directors. Ahead of the vote, …

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Zombie Legislation | Bacon’s Rebellion

by Jim McCarthy The zombies, which have become popular in film and television, find an echo in the nation’s legislative sausage making. Typically, the term zombie legislation applies to laws struck down or sentenced to death, often by federal or state court rulings, that remain in effect due to legislative …

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Kenya campaign ends, but misinformation drags on

Kenya’s presidential election campaign is officially over, but the relentless – and dangerous – flow of misinformation continues online, as keyboard warriors fight to discredit their rivals by sharing false claims of rigging, according to reports. experts. Activists for frontrunners Kenyan Vice President William Ruto and veteran politician Raila Odinga …

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Federal Privacy Legislation Is Getting Closer to Reality

“The right to privacy is really important. You remove this brick and another and very soon the house collapses. —Tim Cook, Apple CEO As the Internet has become an integral part of everyday life, the average user has begun to realize that many aspects of their privacy are being compromised …

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Delhi Police File Complaint Against Congress Over Protests | Latest India News

Delhi police have registered two initial reports in connection with protests organized by the Congress party, officials said on Saturday, a day after nearly 400 party members and MPs, including Rahul leaders, were arrested. Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Mallikarjun Kharge and P Chidambaram. , for about seven hours. On Friday, …

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Indiana Abortion Laws: State Lawmakers First to Pass New Legislation Restricting Abortion Access Since Roe v Wade Overturned

INDIANAPOLIS– Indiana became the first state in the nation to pass new legislation restricting access to abortion since the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in June that overturned Roe v. Wade. The Indiana legislature on Friday approved a near total ban on abortion with few exceptions, including cases of rape, incest …

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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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