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Lawmakers introduce bills that would ban inclined sleepers for babies

The bassinet-like device faced widespread criticism after Fisher-Price recalled its popular Rock ‘n Play inclined sleeper in April......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 12th, 2019

Bitcoin takes a tumble as US lawmakers grill Facebook on plans to introduce its own Libra cryptocurrency

Reuters The cryptocurrency market took a beating on Tuesday with bitcoin losing over 10% in value.  The devaluation comes after US lawmakers grilled Facebook on its pla.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 17th, 2019

Capitol Report: Republicans and Democrats agree at landmark hearing that U.S. marijuana laws are a mess

Congress is struggling to do much on protecting personal data, ending surprise medical bills and other issues with bipartisan appeal, but lawmakers on Wednesday talked up the potential for overhauling restrictions on the cannabis industry......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 10th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Washington’s push to curb surprise medical bills runs into trouble

A Congressional plan to tackle surprise medical bills is spurring a furious lobbying campaign and disagreements among Republican lawmakers that could make it difficult to pass the legislation this month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 10th, 2019

Treasury could reach debt limit much sooner than previously thought

If lawmakers heed the The Bipartisan Policy Center’s warning that the Treasury Department could run out of money to pay its bills by early September, they could be forced to raise the borrowing limit before a lengthy break in August......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 8th, 2019

Fisher-Price recalls another inclined infant sleeper, marking full exit from troubled category

The move comes several weeks after the company recalled 4.7 million of its popular Rock 'n Play inclined sleepers because that product was associated with more than 30 baby deaths......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 30th, 2019

Fisher-Price recalls 71,000 inclined infant sleepers

Fisher-Price has recalled 71,000 inclined slee.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJun 27th, 2019

State passes bills to combat sexual harassment

E-scooters and e-bikes may finally pedal into New York. State lawmakers have reportedly reached a deal on a bill that would lift a ban on the throttle-based scooters and bikes in the state. A vote... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 24th, 2019

Albany moves to raise New Yorkers" insurance bills

This week, New York legislators have a decision on their hands that could have real economic consequences for New Yorkers. In the final two days of the legislative session, lawmakers will decide the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 24th, 2019

Market Extra: U.S. lawmakers want better oversight of risky corporate loans

Lawmakers are looking into potential hazards of the U.S. leveraged loan industry and have drafted bills to keep better tabs on it before problems erupt......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2019

Two Democrats introduce legislation in Congress to ban cashless stores

Two bills aim to require businesses to accept cash payments......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 17th, 2019

7 things to know today and 10 big issues from the 2019 Florida Legislative session

Good morning, Orlando! Florida lawmakers finished the 2019 legislative session this past Saturday by passing a budget for the upcoming year. During the two-month session, lawmakers considered hundreds of bills and made more than $90 billion in spe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2019

State lawmakers pass series of environmental bills

Over the last year, workers at large technology companies have staged protests&…; over military contracting, sexual harassment, and the treatment of temporary and contract workers. On Wednesday,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 3rd, 2019

Kids II recalls 700,000 baby sleepers including Ingenuity, Bright Starts, Disney brands

Two weeks after Fisher-Price recalled 4.7 million Rock 'n Play sleepers, Kids II announced it is recalling nearly 700,000 inclined baby slee.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 26th, 2019

After reports of infant deaths, nearly 5 million Fisher-Price Rock ’n Play Sleepers are recalled

More than 30 babies died in the product between 2011 and 2018......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 13th, 2019

Fisher-Price recalls millions of infant sleepers after more than 30 babies died

Fisher-Price recalled nearly 5 million infant .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesApr 12th, 2019

Fisher-Price Recalls Nearly 5 Million Infant Sleepers After Over 30 Babies Died

The product was introduced in 2009 NEW YORK (AP) — Fisher-Price is recalling nearly 5 million infant sleepers after more than 30 babies roll.....»»

Category: topSource: timeApr 12th, 2019

Fisher-Price recalls sleepers after more than 30 babies died

Fisher-Price is recalling nearly 5 million infant sleepers after more than 30 babies rolled over in them and died since the product was introduced in 2009......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 12th, 2019

Tesla and GM Rise as Lawmakers Plan Electric Vehicle Tax Credit Bill

Congress will introduce a bipartisan bill Wednesday that will increase the reach of an existing electric vehicle tax credit, a report says......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 10th, 2019

Exclusive: U.S. lawmakers introduce bill to boost electric car tax credits

A bipartisan group of U.S.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 10th, 2019

Americans Crippled By $40,000 "Air Ambulance" Bills Not Covered By Insurance

Capitol Hill lawmakers are focusing on surprise medical bills for hospital services and treatments, including air ambulance costs, which can.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 4th, 2019