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Don’t Let the Senate Gut the ABLE Act

Last Wednesday, the ABLE Act passed the House with a vote of 404-17. The Senate is expected to take action this week, and it is likely the bill will pass; however, the National Center for Independent Living (NCIL) has concerns regarding the bill. 167 more words

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Congress to vote on Keystone pipeline in high-stakes challenge to Obama

Both chambers of the US Congress will vote on a bill to approve the controversial Keystone XL pipeline in the coming days, in what could amount to an immediate challenge to Barack Obama’s efforts to reduce global carbon emissions. 871 more words

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USDA To Spend $4M On Honey Bee Aid In 5 States

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Midwestern farmers and ranchers are getting $4 million in federal help to improve the health of honeybees, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Wednesday. 280 more words

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