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20 Oct
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Congress seeks transparent online political spending with Honest Ads Act

Democratic Senators Mark Warner and Amy Klobuchar devised the bill, dubbed the Honest Ads Act. Republican Senator John McCain announced his support for the bill earlier this week and has since been added as a co-sponsor. “In the wake of ...

18 Oct
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California seeks order to force Trump adminstration to pay subsidies

“It’s long past time that President Trump learns that he doesn’t get to pick what law he follows,” said California Attorney General Xavier Becerra. Eric Schneiderman, New York’s attorney general, said President Donald Trump‘s “abrupt move to cut these subsidies ...

12 Oct
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Peru’s Cabinet Seeks New Legislative Powers on Economy From Congress

LIMA —  The government of Peru’s President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski said Thursday that it will request special powers to legislate economic policies from the opposition-ruled Congress, after growth slowed sharply during his first year in office. During a presentation in ...

12 Oct
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Congressman seeks probe of chartered flights by U.S. energy secretary

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Democratic U.S. congressman is asking the Energy Department’s watchdog to investigate Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s travel on chartered aircraft, the congressman said at a hearing on Capitol Hill on Thursday. U.S. Representative Frank Pallone said ...

08 Oct
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Trump seeks border wall, crackdown on unaccompanied minors for ‘Dreamer’ deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump, who pledged to work with Democrats to protect “Dreamers” – young people brought illegally to the United States as children – called on Sunday for money to fund a border wall and thousands ...

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