Governor widely viewed as a likely entrant in the race for the Republican presidential nomination in 2024 is running ads on the issue — nationally.
Here are some of the hot-button education bills we’re tracking at the Argus Leader. Check back each day to see where they stand as we update.
In recent weeks a bipartisan coalition of representatives has pushed to ban stock trading on an individual level for lawmakers and their close family members. Pelosi says it should be considered.
Biden administration move comes after Chinese authorities canceled some flights from the U.S. and other countries, citing Covid-19 containment rules.
Lithuania's exports to China suffered a near-total collapse in December, amid a blazing row over the Baltic state's support for Taiwan. Chinese government customs data released on Thursday showed shipments from Lithuania to China dropped by 91.4 per cent last month from a year earlier. Compared to November 2021, the drop was 91.1 per cent, offering factual evidence to support Lithuanian exporters' complaints that they have been frozen out of the Chinese market in recent weeks. Do you have questi
Germany's new coalition government wants to attract 400,000 qualified workers from abroad each year to tackle both a demographic imbalance and labour shortages in key sectors that risk undermining the recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. "The shortage of skilled workers has become so serious by now that it is dramatically slowing down our economy," Christian Duerr, parliamentary leader of the co-governing Free Democrats (FDP), told business magazine WirtschaftsWoche. "We can only get the problem of an ageing workforce under control with a modern immigration policy... We have to reach the mark of 400,000 skilled workers from abroad as quickly as possible," Duerr added.
The Biden administration’s push to reduce U.S. reliance on Chinese imports has renewed domestic efforts to produce rare earths minerals, critical to the production of electric vehicles and electronics.
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A reworked legislative effort pushing EVs could expand tax credits on some models to up to $12,500, and make it easier for more people to qualify.
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Near the height of the war against the Islamic State group in Syria, a sudden riot of explosions rocked the country’s largest dam, a towering, 18-story structure on the Euphrates River that held back a 25-mile-long reservoir above a valley where hundreds of thousands of people lived. The Tabqa Dam was a strategic linchpin controlled by the Islamic State group. The explosions March 26, 2017, knocked dam workers to the ground. A fire spread and crucial equipment failed. The flow of the Euphrates R
The Fed has taken the first step towards pursuing a digital dollar, but getting the legislative and executive branches to work together is easier said than done.
The powerful body at the Federal Reserve that controls U.S. interest rates appears ready to raise the cost of borrowing in March for the first time in four years and bring to an end an extraordinary period of economic stimulus.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has rejected a prosecutor’s demand for records of his appearance at a pro-Donald Trump rally that preceded the assault on the U.S. Capitol. Last week, the Travis County district attorney’s office had set a four-day deadline for Paxton to turn over the records involving the Jan. 6, 2021, rally or face a lawsuit accusing him of violating the state open records law. The Texas Tribune was the first to report about Paxton's refusal.
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Some retirees are surprised to learn that the federal government, in certain circumstances, taxes Social Security benefits. Even more surprising to some is that certain individual states also apply...
The current retirement system doesn't work, Michael Doran argues in 'The Great Retirement Fraud'
McGeachin got really good advice from the Attorney General’s Office on June 7. She chose to ignore it. Now, she should live with the consequences. │ Opinion
Senator Mark Kelly of Arizona sat down with Yahoo Finance to talk about his Ban Congressional Stock Trading Act, which would confiscate a lawmaker’s entire salary if they break the rules.
ABCOn Thursday night, Jimmy Kimmel gleefully ran down the significant legal problems facing former President Donald Trump during his monologue.“The legal woes for Trump are piling up,” said Kimmel. “The attorney general in New York says she has evidence that the Trump Organization engaged in a pattern of deception, and today we learned that the DA in Fulton County, Georgia, has requested a special grand jury to look into his post-election shenanigans there. On top of that, the Supreme Court clea
Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER) has submitted to the FDA its response to Complete Response Letter for narsoplimab in hematopoietic stem cell transplant-associated thrombotic microangiopathy (HSCT-TMA). The response comprises a comprehensive briefing package drafted in close collaboration with external clinical, regulatory, and legal experts addressing the points raised by the FDA. Omeros concurrently requested a Type A meeting with FDA to resolve any outstanding items. Related Link: Omeros Sto