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Trump's Council of Economic Advisers predicted the corporate tax changes alone would result in a $4,000 salary increase for the average worker. And the Republicans on the House and Senate Committees that wrote the final bill say a family of four with the median family income of $73,000 will get a tax cut ...
The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, while announcing the recess had warned heads of MDAs to avoid unnecessary travels in order to honour invitations by Senate Committees. However, the lawmakers said the experiences of the committees were disheartening. Coming under Order 42 and 45 of the ...

Two Senate Committees probing Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election have now asked for materials related to Green Party candidate Jill Stein's campaign. Why are investigators interested in Stein? The environmentalist, an advocate of better relations with Russia, has been a Kremlin ...
House and Senate budget committees passed bills Tuesday to fund the Oklahoma health care Authority and Department of Human Services through April. The agencies are in line for $17.7 and $26.5 million of an estimated $50 million coming from the early end of gross production tax incentives on some ...
Three votes to amend the University of Virginia's Faculty Senate Constitution to make the body more democratic failed on Tuesday. The amendments were intended to make the Senate, the main representation for hundreds of faculty to university administration, more representative and more responsive.
Environmental groups -- many of which blasted a pair of Senate Committees after they advanced Murkowski's bill -- were quick to voice support for the group of Republican lawmakers that signed the letter. "We applaud these Representatives for recognizing that protecting the Arctic Refuge from drilling ...
... the committee analyzed what Republicans approved in two Senate Committees, and largely had the support of the majority of the Senate Republicans conference. But Republicans have become accustomed to questioning the official analyses of their signature pieces of legislation. At the start of the year, ...
Guy Palumbo will become vice chair of three Senate Committees in the 2018 Legislature: the Local government Committee; the committee on energy, environment and technology; and the committee on higher education and workforce development. Palumbo also will be a member of the Ways and Means ...
The Trump White House has put a number of controversial nominees in front of Senate Committees this year, but Hartnett White could represent its most blatant rejection of mainstream environmental science yet. The former head of the Texas Council on Environmental Quality is known for her incendiary ...
The U.S. Intelligence Community concluded in a report made public in January that the Kremlin sought to disrupt the 2016 election and sway the race in Trump's favor, prompting a number of investigations by House and Senate Committees and special counsel Robert Mueller. Trump has repeatedly denied ...
"It's an asset of great value to a committee," said Ian Russell, a former deputy executive director of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. "And the bank considers it an asset." Both the House and Senate Committees raise tens of millions of dollars a year to help GOP candidates running for ...
Working in fits and starts Tuesday, Oklahoma House and Senate budget committees passed a plan to mitigate a $215 million budget hole by using one-time funds and making nearly across-the-board cuts to state agencies. House Bill 1019 mitigates steep cuts facing health and social service agencies by ...
Oklahoma City -. House and Senate Committees have passed a bill that will patch the state's budget hole. But the move leaves the state with less cash going into next year. The plan includes cutting $ 60-million to 49-agencies, but leaves 12 core agencies: The State Department of education, Department ...
It so happens that State Representative Roger Goodman is the House Democratic caucus' lead on many of the issues those Senate Committees have jurisdiction over. Goodman chairs the House Public Safety Committee and also sits on the House Judiciary Committee; he has represented the 45th in the ...

16 meeting. Buscemi leaves as the agency is being reviewed by both House and Senate Committees. The agency oversees the care of people ...
"There are some corruption investigations going on in the senate, committees ensure that your investigations are concluded on time and you submit you reports," ...
Even nominees with bipartisan support from Senate Committees and who would otherwise be confirmed by voice vote are awaiting approval by ...
Kruse was stripped of his assignments on Senate Committees on education, the judiciary and health care and on the newly created Task Force ...
Take a stroll around Penn Park during Equality Fest on Aug. 6, 2017. Anthony J. Machcinski, York Daily Record ...
Trump recently released a list of improvements he would like to see to the legislation, and leaders of two major House and Senate Committees ...
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick had also charged state Senate Committees to look into 25 issues related to Harvey recovery on Sept. 28. Nearly all House ...
House and Senate Committees planned to get to work immediately, with Monday committee hearings focused on crime. The week's calendar ...
For Glynn County residents concerned about a bill in a state Senate committee, it is roughly four and a half hours, by car, from the Brunswick ...
Senate and House panels on Wednesday passed their own bills Wednesday that would reauthorize federal funding to maintain low-cost health ...
Dan Patrick on Thursday released a list of Harvey-related topics for Texas Senate Committees to look into ahead of the next legislative session.
WASHINGTON -- social media giant twitter will visit Capitol Hill Thursday as part of the House and Senate investigations into Russian ...
Two congressional committees will hold coordinated hearings Wednesday to push partisan legislation designed to weaken environmental laws ...
... president pro tem, said most committee changes come after election years and appointments he has made have been to fill vacancies. Richard chairs the Senate Committees on administration and gubernatorial appointments and is vice chairman of the rules, joint rules, resolutions and ethics committees.
Senate Committees typically pack the room, leaving people standing or dragging in extra chairs. The House, meanwhile, has been livestreaming its meetings since 2006. A live broadcast has been available for both chambers when the full bodies are in session. Shafer said Senate subcommittee meetings, ...
Ten months after the House and Senate intelligence committees launched dual investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election, ...
Federal investigations, as well as House and Senate Committees, are investigating the meetings as part of their probe into possible collusion ...
In the letter, the ranking Democrats on House and Senate Committees with jurisdiction over health care said they were concerned the ...
Flake touched briefly on the investigations into Russian election meddling proceeding in House and Senate Committees, as well as at the ...
Both the House and Senate Committees agreed not to use racial data about voters in drawing new boundaries. But their criteria did allow for the ...
Three House committees and two Senate Committees held hearings before the ACA was passed, allowing Republicans to propose changes ...
... investigations by the Justice Department and multiple House and Senate Committees into potential ties between President Trump's campaign ...
The House and Senate Committees on agriculture are both in the process of holding field hearings around the nation to take input on the next ...
Starting to prepare for the 2018 Legislative Session, Senate Committees will hold meetings over three days in mid-September, according to a ...
She said they want to "revitalize and restructure" Senate Committees. For that purpose, Carter has been working on making some changes to ...
In preparation for upcoming interim committee meetings, the Florida Senate has announced its makeup for the 2018 legislative session with ...
... Trey Lary, a partner in the firm -- testified or registered to testify in favor of at least nine of these bills in front of House or Senate Committees.
The Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge is pictured above in June 2012. (Photo courtesy NNSA). Appropriations committees in both ...
Senator Jane Nelson, R-Flower Mound, and Senator Kirk Watson, D-Austin, discuss Senate Bill 19 in the Senate Finance Committee on July 22 ...
Three Texas Senate Committees on Friday held hearings on bills added to the special session agenda by Gov. Greg Abbott after the Senate ...
... son-in-law Jared Kushner and former campaign manager Paul Manafort were asked to appear before U.S. Senate Committees next week to ...
A bill that would allow supervised drug consumption facilities in California won the approval of two state Senate Committees this month, clearing ...


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