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House Democrats Introduced a Bill to Abolish ICE

House Democrats Introduced a Bill to Abolish ICE.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: House Democrats unveil bill to expand background checks for gun sales

Democrats said their long-pledged push to tighten the country’s gun laws would take center stage early this year as lawmakers introduced legislation Tuesday aimed at expanding background checks to nearly all gun sales......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 8th, 2019

Hardline GOP Immigration Bill Fails In House After Moderate Bill Shelved

The House of Representatives rejected a hardline immigration bill on Thursday, introduced by Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), after House leadership postponed a vote on a more moderate measure written by centrists. No Democrats vote.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 21st, 2018

What the new Oregon Workplace Fairness Act means for your business

On Jan. 31 the Oregon Senate introduced the Workplace Fairness Act (Senate Bill 726), which, if it becomes law, could have widespread implications for all Oregon employers. The act still has to pass both the Senate and House before it can be sign.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2019

‘Internet of things’ bill proposes cyber standards for government devices

Tech leaders from the House and Senate introduced legislation Monday to curb the potential cybersecurity threat posed by “internet of things” devices. The Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2019 — introduced in the Senate b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 11th, 2019

House Democrats Pass Extensive Election Reform and Campaign Ethics Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell sai.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 8th, 2019

NJ Bill Would Ban Trump From 2020 Ballot Unless He Releases Tax Returns

A bill introduced by New Jersey Democrats would keep President Trump's name off the state's 2020 ballot unless he releases his tax returns, according to NorthJersey.com. The new legislation, approved Thursday by the state Senate, was passed once befo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 22nd, 2019

Democrats Introduce Resolution To Overturn Trump"s National Border Emergency

House Democrats introduced a resolution on.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 22nd, 2019

Democrats Out in Force Against Babies

Family Research Council is urging Members of the U.S. House of Representatives to sign onto a discharge petition introduced yesterday by House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) and Rep. Ann Wagner .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 11th, 2019

Ocasio-Cortez Seeks More Co-Sponsors as the Introduction of Green New Deal Legislation Approaches

The ambitious resolution already has the backing of more than 40 House Democrats. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) is seeking additional co-sponsors for the ambitious Green New Deal legislation, which could be introduced as early as .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 4th, 2019

Capitol Report: House Democrats roll out bill that would expand Social Security

More than 200 House Democrats on Wednesday reintroduce legislation that would expand Social Security benefits and gradually ramp up how much workers contribute to the social insurance program......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2019

Lawmakers push bill to boost minimum wage to $15 an hour

House Democrats are set to introduce legislation that would more than double the current federal baseline pay.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 16th, 2019

Twelve House Republicans vote for bill reopening Transportation, Housing departments

Twelve House Republicans joined Democrats in a vote Thursday to reopen the Transportation and Housing and Urban Development departments. It was a slight increase from a vote Wednesday, when eight Republicans voted for a b.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2019

Ted Cruz introduced a term limit bill that would actually end his own career in the Senate

Justin Sullivan/Getty Image Senator Ted Cruz introduced a constitutional amendment that would allow only two terms for Senators and three for members of the House of Representatives......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 4th, 2019

House Democrats to Introduce a Massive Voting Rights and Anti-Corruption Bill

But Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell calls it dead on arrival. In a move to take the ethics high ground, House Democrats, under newly re-elected Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), will int.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 4th, 2019

White House Reportedly Offered Dems $2.5 Billion Border "Compromise"

The Democrats already rejected a funding bill that wo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 23rd, 2018

Pelosi says House Democrats support bill to keep government open

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit www.marketwatch.com or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 19th, 2018

Negotiators Reach Compromise on$867 BillionFarm Bill

Congress is on track to pass a five-year farm bill that leaves out proposed work requirements for food-stamp recipients, imperiling the support of some House Republicans but opening the door for Democrats in both chambers to support the compromise bill......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 12th, 2018

Capitol Report: Brady introduces new version of tax bill that would remove age limit on IRA contributions

The head of the House tax-writing committee has introduced a new version of year-end legislation that would remove the age limit on IRA contributions, among a host of other changes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: House Republicans put off Friday vote on tax bill

House Republicans are struggling to advance their year-end tax bill, with just a few legislative days to go until they relinquish the majority to the Democrats......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 29th, 2018

Market Extra: Investors speculate on return of crisis-era Build America infrastructure bonds under split Congress

With Democrats sweeping into the House in the midterm elections, municipal bond analysts are touting the comeback of crisis-era bonds as part of a broader infrastructure bill......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2018