Mayor Bill de Blasio said today he now has “no contact” with a one-time fundraiser and lobbyist embroiled in one of the scandals surrounding his administration—saying those inquiries had prompted him to shift his strategy for dealing with lobbyists. 493 more words
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“Newcomer Jina Petrarca-Karampetsos Runs for State Senate,” announced a feature article in the Valley Breeze on June 29, 2016, the day the candidate submitted her petition to run in Rhode Island Senatorial… 794 more words
Why were the new obesity regulations watered down?
“Food industry lobbyists met health ministers 40 times before the Government issued its ‘watered-down’ obesity strategy, official records reveal. 88 more words
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The Justice Department plans to end its use of private prisons after officials concluded the facilities are both less safe and less effective at providing correctional services than those run by the government.