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“The White House believes the special counsel shares its interest in concluding this matter with all deliberate speed for the benefit of the country,” said Ty Cobb, the White House law…
10.07 / 21:45
politicaldog101.com
Allowing exemptions based on a "moral" objection is a big step. Previous exemptions and carve-outs were limited to employers' religious…
10.07 / 04:58
politicaldog101.com
Judges keep ruling that the Trump team is violating federal…
10.07 / 04:58
politicaldog101.com
Trump has called the allegations in the dossier “phony stuff” even as the FBI has been investigating and working to corroborate the document’s claim…
10.07 / 04:58
politicaldog101.com
Following a June 14, 2017 subcommittee hearing, and a June 27, 2017 mark-up, the House Committee on Education and the Workforce has approved the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2017 (H.R. 986), the Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act (H.R. 2776), and the Employee Privacy Protection Act (H.R. 2775).  All three bills were approved by a...… Continue …
10.07 / 04:35
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As co-chairs of the Bipartisan Policy Center's Immigration Task Force, we think the following provisions must be included in any final bipartisan deal.Read…
10.07 / 04:30
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Making a significant and lasting dent in immigration court backlog will require a massive undertaking.Read…
10.07 / 04:30
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A group of GOP senators is requesting the Trump administration review an Obama-era decision on a firearm attachment used by the gunman who killed at least 58 people in Las Vegas.Nine GOP senators sent a letter to Thomas Bra…
10.06 / 23:40
thehill.com
Civil rights groups are slamming federal guidelines on religious liberty announced Friday by the Attorney General Jeff Sessions, claiming it paves the way for discrimination against LGBT people, women and minorities.“Today’s despicable action fro…
10.06 / 23:40
thehill.com
Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued legal guidance Friday directing federal agencies on how to protect religious liberty in employment, contracting and programming as they execute federal laws. The guidance follows President Tr…
10.06 / 19:39
thehill.com
John Nichols Congressman Joe Kennedy III calls the speaker of the House out for bending the truth following Las Vegas massacre. The post Let’s Talk About Paul Ryan’s Scorching Duplicity on Gun Violence, Mental Health and, Well, Everything appeared first on The Nat…
10.06 / 18:03
thenation.com
We tend to get most of our legal information, especially in the criminal context, from television and movies, with the odd, sensationalized news story thrown in. And that's true when it comes to criminal appeals as well: prisoners on death row can delay their execution for years on appeal;…
10.06 / 15:57
findlaw.com
October is National Women's Small Business Month, and at a time when the news concerning women employees getting equal pay might be depressing, the news concerning women entrepreneurs and small business owners is a bit more hopeful. "National Women's Small Business Month is a time to recognize and applaud…
10.06 / 15:57
findlaw.com
Sebastian Strangio Turning 'The Lady' into a secular saint only helped Myanmar’s junta. The post The Fall of Aung San Suu Kyi, Democracy Icon appeared first on The N…
10.06 / 15:26
thenation.com
06 October 2017 Click here for the latest articles on Resort Fee Litigation. Note: If you are a consumer with a Resort Fee issue, please do NOT contact us! We do not represent consumers with complaints against hotels. We are part of the fabric of the hotel industry and are committed to informing, educating and…
10.06 / 14:15
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According to statistics from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), one out of every 10 people in this country who are over the age of 60 has experienced some incident of abuse each year. This means that 5 million seniors…
10.06 / 14:13
legalexaminer.com
Road rage and aggressive driving are two of the leading causes of car accidents. In fact, statistics show that almost 70 percent of all traffic fatalities are caused by aggressive drivers. One of the more alarming statistics is that within…
10.06 / 14:13
legalexaminer.com
A $1 increase in the minimum wage will likely reduce the US adolescent birth rate by about two percent, according to new Indiana University research. That would mean about 5,000 fewer births annually and the number could go higher if the minimum wage increase climbed over $1, according to Lindsey Rose Bullinger, the study…
10.06 / 13:50
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Last Friday, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) secretary Dr. Tom Price sent in his forced resignation to President Donald Trump after a very ... The post With HHS Secretary Tom Price deplaning, what happens to MACRA? appeared first on Nephrology News &…
10.06 / 13:40
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On Sept. 26, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed the Creating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic (CHRONIC) Care Act of 2017 (S.870). The bill, ... The post Bill that would expand telehealth options for home dialysis patients passes Senate appeared first on Nephrology News & …
10.06 / 13:40
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