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AFL-CIO Challenges Navient Corporation to Disclose Its Lobbying Spending

AFL-CIO Shareholder Proposal

AFL-CIO | 26 MAY, 2016

WASHINGTON – Today the AFL-CIO demanded that student loan debt servicer Navient disclose its corporate spending on lobbying activity. 293 more words

Workers

Diaries of a Trade Association Policy Team: Volume One

Representing landlords may not always be the most glamorous job, but it sure does keep us busy. From travelling up and down the country meeting with local authorities, to lobbying Government officials and ministers across various departments, there is never a dull day. 800 more words

General B2l/ Prs

A snap election?

The Conservatives have raked in nearly £9 million than Labour in donations in the past 12 months – amid mounting speculation there could be a snap general election. 106 more words

Democracy

First Day

I began my work experience by standing at the base of the massive Wells Fargo building and feeling incredibly intimidated.  After a few moments, I gathered the courage to walk in and get on the elevator to the 23rd floor. 286 more words

Mighty Oaks from Little Acorns Grow

Here in Washington, we are fortunate to have a thriving community of distilleries.  In fact, by some estimates we have more distilleries than any other state.   614 more words

State Regulation

Questions Swirl Around 28 Pages Declassification Process

There’s no shortage of news in the drive to declassify 28 pages on foreign government links to the 9/11 hijackers. Of foremost concern, uncertainty continues to swirl around precisely what will happen at the end of the intelligence community’s declassification review of the 28 pages. 1,180 more words

World MS Day 2016

As each day passes with life with MS, it’s worth noting that quite often, there is still a large information gap to be filled on a medical, emotional, societal and political level. 945 more words

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