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DeVos-Trump Budget Reneges on Loan Forgiveness, Balancing the Budget on the Backs of Public Sector Employees

An element of the DeVos-Trump budget that has not gotten nearly enough coverage is the Department of Education is planning to propose ending the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. 640 more words

NYTimes College Rankings Measure What's Important: Opportunities for Upward Mobility

Hats off to NYTimes columnist David Leonardt for his effort to devise an publicize the College Access Index, a college ranking metric released in yesterdays’  887 more words

House passes contentious 'Choose Life' license plate bill

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Michigan drivers soon might be able to drive around with “Choose Life” license plates.

The Republican-controlled House passed legislation Thursday that would allow drivers to buy a plate for $35 with some proceeds going to the Choose Life Michigan Fund. 90 more words

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A Birthday Wish


My birthday is coming up this weekend. The big 3-1. Nothing special, really. Last year was a bigger one, and even that wasn’t a huge deal. 591 more words

Child Loss

Report on Public Issues, May/June 2001

Title: Report on Public Issues

Author: Larry Anna, Public Issues Committee

Publication: The Outcrop, May/June 2001, p. 18-19

Mining Law of 1872 Reform Update (11-27-00) 796 more words

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3 new laws expand opportunities for SC breweries, brewpubs and distilleries

Right before the South Carolina Legislature ended its session for the year, three new pieces of legislation passed (and subsequently signed into law) will give alcohol producers in the state more opportunities to grow and distribute their product. 356 more words

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GREENBURGH PROPOSES NEW ZONING DISTRICT FOR SENIORS THAT APPEARS TO VIOLATE FEDERAL FAIR HOUSING LAW BARRING DISCRIMINATION AGAINST FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN

Oops, they’re about to do it again.

Already facing a $26 million lawsuit for allegedly violating federal laws against making housing unavailable to families with children, the Town of Greenburgh last night considered a… 1,259 more words

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