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Advocacy at a Glance

Advocacy at a Glance offers you the bullet point summary of current advocacy issues associated with the goals of the Alliance for a Stronger FDA. 168 more words

Advocacy At A Glance

Administrative leave reform bill clears House

The House on April 27 approved a bill that limits to 14 days paid administrative leave for employees under investigation for misconduct.

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Increases in FDA Funding Not Enough

A House subcommittee approved an increase of $33 million for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the next fiscal year. While NTEU believes this is a step in the right direction, it still falls short of the resources needed for the FDA to carry out its critical missions. 63 more words


House Passes Federal Workforce Bills

The House of Representatives has passed two federal workforce measures that earlier in March had been approved by the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. 399 more words



Become a REALTOR® Advocate in 10 Minutes

With the shift from winter to spring, trails and parks will soon get crowed, boats will hit the lakes, barbecue grills will fire up and fill the air with the sweet smell of summer fare, and the real estate market will heat up. 546 more words

Real Estate

Returning Kansas lawmakers face closing budget shortfalls

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators must close projected budget gaps totaling about $290 million when they resume their annual session this week, and top Republicans aren’t sure lawmakers will be tackling much else. 656 more words


Surprise! That's illegal

There are a lot of silly laws on the books in Connecticut. One of the silliest? You’re not allowed to share solar energy with your neighbors. 271 more words

Climate Change & Adaptation