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House Bill maintains immigration measures for highly skilled immigrants

The U.S. Capitol is seen in Washington, DC on January 22, 2018 (MANDEL NGAN / AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images Employed immigrants could be granted permanent residence years, if not decades, earlier under the legislative provisions included in a reconciliation bill slated for a vote in the House. In September, the House […]

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NC House Bill 890: Liquor Reform Measures

Any elevation of spirit is welcome in the time of COVID. As attorneys representing breweries, wineries, distilleries, retailers, and countless other businesses working in North Carolina’s hospitality industry, we have witnessed the industry’s struggles first hand. during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’ve also seen our distillers, in particular, face the hurdles associated with North Carolina’s historic […]

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Substitute House Bill 227 would allow Ohioans to carry guns without a license

(WKBN) — The Ohio House committee passed Substitute House Bill 227. If it became law, it would allow Ohioans to carry a gun without a license. It would also change the law so that drivers are not required to tell officers if they have a gun unless they are asked directly. Youngstown police report finding […]

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Bill would extend social security and increase payroll taxes

A key House lawmaker introduced legislation that would increase social security benefits for various beneficiaries and make other reforms to the system, including increased payroll taxes. Noting that benefits have not been improved for over 50 years, Representative John Larson (D-CT), Chairman of the House Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee, introduced the legislation, Social […]

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House Bill asks DHS to review cyber incident response – MeriTalk

With the increase in cyber attacks, Representative Don Bacon, R-Neb., Introduced legislation this week in the House that would require the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to assess the procedures for responding to cybersecurity incidents in the House. agency and suggest improvements. The DHS Roles and Responsibilities in Cyber ​​Space Act is […]

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Bill would authorize a library of beef contracts

The House agriculture committee will vote on Thursday on a bipartisan bill that would create a contract library for the beef industry, which producers have asked for more information on cattle transactions. The bill would put in place a mechanism for the agricultural marketing service of the Ministry of Agriculture to report on the terms […]

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Bill would allow all Michigan schools to start before Labor Day

Mission Point Resort is a bustling Mackinac Island retreat where families swim, golf, play croquet, sip lavender lemonade, and dine on walleye all summer long. In September, business drops sharply as the holiday season ends and children start school. This drop could happen sooner if state lawmakers repeal a law banning schools from opening before […]

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House bill boosts chances of global pact to tackle corporate tax havens

Itai Grinberg and Rebecca Kysar, the Treasury officials who led global negotiations for the United States, argued in a trial last week that with a rate of 21%, “jobs and investments can thrive in the United States”. After a virtual meeting with her Group of 7 nations counterparts last week, Treasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen […]

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House bill would expand access to private equity funds

Ordinary people would have a way to join the rich as investors in private equity funds under a proposal by two members of the House of Representatives, part of a wave of recent efforts by the government to expand access to alternative investments. A bill introduced in the House of Representatives on June 30 by […]

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Allocations for Colorado transportation projects included in the internal bill

A key House Congressional committee introduced a transportation bill that includes funding for infrastructure projects in Colorado. The INVEST in America Act is a 5-year, $547 billion bill for reauthorizing surface transportation. It includes $5.7 billion in earmarked funds, now known in the form of funding for community projects. It’s a way for lawmakers to […]