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Legislative Democrats propose broad expansion of child care

Legislative Democrats put forward separate approaches this week to significantly increase spending on child care programs, amid wariness by influential school groups and hostility from the Brown administration. 170 more words

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Amended California vaccine bill bypasses appropriations committee

California’s controversial proposal to eliminate the personal and religious belief exemptions for vaccinations could come up for a vote in the Senate as early as Thursday after amendments were quietly made to the bill last week. 183 more words

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House Approves Reforms For Utility Regulators

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) — A newly passed House bill Wednesday will limit terms on future state utility regulators and save Duke Energy Florida customers some money in their monthly bills. 459 more words

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Ian Narev, CEO - Commonwealth Bank, shows his contempt for the Australian Senate and his customers

The senior management of Australia’s leading Banks went before the Australian Senate on Tuesday to answer questions regarding widespread fraud in their Superannuation / Wealth Management departments. 927 more words

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House votes for permanent doc fix, bill goes to Senate

The U.S. House Thursday voted overwhelmingly in favor of scrapping Medicare’s sustainable growth-rate formula, passing a permanent doc fix. The measure next goes to the Senate for a vote. 109 more words

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Fast Track on the TPP

I was hoping that more TV channels would finally explain what TPP is and what will happen to all of us if it passes. News outlets on the internet have been talking about this for months now. 144 more words

Kansas House passes bill to authorize $1.5B in pension bonds

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas House has approved a bill authorizing $1.5 billion in bonds to help lower the state’s annual costs in funding pensions for teachers and government workers. 97 more words

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