Short-term government funding bill introduced

Short-term government funding bill introduced

This post was originally published on this siteHouse Appropriations Committee Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) on Monday introduced a short-term funding bill that would allow the government to remain funded through early March and temporarily stave off a government shutdown.“Our country needs a…

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NOSHA Act would abolish Occupational Safety and Health Administration

NOSHA Act would abolish Occupational Safety and Health Administration

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ5) The lead sponsor has previously demonstrated he’s not the biggest fan of measures to improve workplace safety. Context The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) was created in 1970 to address and regulate standards in the workplace. OSHA deals with...

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US and Japan set to announce steel trade deal

US and Japan set to announce steel trade deal

This post was originally published on this siteThe US and Japan are set to announce a deal that would cut Trump-era tariffs on steel, a person familiar with the matter said.

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Chris Christie slams plot to ‘overturn’ election: ‘Jan. 6 was a riot that was incited by Donald Trump’

Chris Christie slams plot to ‘overturn’ election: ‘Jan. 6 was a riot that was incited by Donald Trump’

This post was originally published on this site Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) stated on Monday that the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol was clearly “incited by Donald Trump.” Christie made the remarks during an interview with conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt. “I think that the...

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Macron visiting Russia in push to deescalate tensions

Macron visiting Russia in push to deescalate tensions

This post was originally published on this siteFrench President Emmanuel Macron is visiting Russia on Monday in a push to deescalate tensions in the region, as concerns rise that Moscow is planning an attack on Ukraine.Macron told reporters that he was “reasonably optimistic” before…

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As the IRS pushes facial recognition, the government’s own ID service rejects the technology

As the IRS pushes facial recognition, the government’s own ID service rejects the technology

This post was originally published on this siteDave Zvenyach, director of the GSA’s Technology Transformation Services, told The Post that the agency “is committed to not deploying facial recognition … until rigorous review has given us confidence that we can do so equitably.”

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54% of Registered Voters Say They Will Definitely Vote in Midterm Elections

54% of Registered Voters Say They Will Definitely Vote in Midterm Elections

This post was originally published on this siteFifty-four percent (54%) of Registered Voters say they will Definitely vote in this year’s midterm elections. A Scott Rasmussen national survey found that an additional 18% are Very Likely to vote. Sixty percent (60%) of White voters say they will Definitely vote. So...

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New Jersey governor ending school mask mandate: report

New Jersey governor ending school mask mandate: report

This post was originally published on this siteNew Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy (D) will reportedly lift the mask requirement in state schools for both students and employees in March.The New York Times reported that the mandate in New Jersey schools will end in the second week of March, …

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States Move to Protect Patients from Heavy Medical Debt

States Move to Protect Patients from Heavy Medical Debt

This post was originally published on this siteLaws passed in at least 10 states require financial assistance for low-income patients or limit aggressive debt-collection practices.

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