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Garodnick doesn’t want Kavanagh’s Assembly seat

By Sabina Mollot

With Assembly Member Brian Kavanagh expected to get the downtown Senate seat he wants, it remains to be seen who’ll be replacing him in the Assembly if he wins in November. 65 more words

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Breaking News: Eight Republicans Cross Aisle to Vote for Cap-and-Trade, Quirk-Silva Crosses Aisle to Vote Against Cap-and-Trade

Tonight, the State Legislature passed AB 398, the legislation extending cap-and-trade, passed the Senate 28-12 and the Assembly 55-22. The bill required 27 votes in the Senate and 54 votes in the Assembly. 156 more words

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East Bay Legislator Foiled In Effort To Remove Ban On Communists In State Government

SACRAMENTO (CBS SF) — Rob Bonta is an East Bay assemblyman who thought he was introducing a simple bill. AB 22 would have removed part of California law that bans communists from working in state government. 401 more words

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The compelling logic of a Grand Alliance in UP

There’s nothing like the word Mahagathbandhan (Grand Alliance) to make even the most boosterish Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) supporter sweat a little. And it’s not just because of what happened in Bihar in 2015, when an alliance of the Rashtriya Janata Dal, Janata Dal (United) and Indian National Congress (INC) inflicted a defeat on the BJP. 554 more words

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State of Osun: Judge says legality of state, assembly at stake|FortNews

Justice Yinka Afolabi of an Osun State High Court has declared that the suit filed by a rights activist, Barrister Kanmi Ajibola was more than asking the court to nullify the state tax law signed by the governor, Mr. 707 more words

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