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MN House Bill would require a personal finance course in high school

ST. PAUL — There’s pressure at the Minnesota State Capitol to make taking a personal finance course a requirement for high schoolers. The bill was passed by the Minnesota House Education Policy Committee and is now going to the House floor. Tim Ranzetta is the co-founder of a non-profit organization called Next Gen Personal Financing. […]

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House Bill seeks $23 million for the state of Kentucky

FRANKFORT, Ky. — A key House committee on Tuesday advanced a measure calling for an immediate injection of $23 million into Kentucky State University to shore up the struggling school’s finances. What do you want to know House Bill 250 asks for $23 million to go immediately to Kentucky State University The bill was passed […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Arizona House Bill Amendment 2711 Could Halt Short-Term Rentals In Sedona – Sedona.Biz

By Will Hamburg/Associate Broker/Investor Sedona AZ –A new amendment to Arizona House Bill 2711 could prevent investors from making short-term rentals in Sedona. Does Hamburg House Bill 2711 (HB2711), is a bill that was originally introduced by Rep. Becky Nutt, (R) and passed on Arizona House of Representatives in 2021. The bill proposes to impose […]

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WA House bill would expand outdoor education statewide

OLYMPIA — For many Washingtonians, a week spent learning in the forest is a treasured memory in grade school. Outdoor education programs originated in Washington state, with the opening of an outdoor school near Ellensburg in 1939, according to Outdoor Schools Washingtonan organization founded in 2021 to work with state public education officials to increase […]

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Bill seeks to prolong China’s higher education hangover

Last month, the Rules of Procedure Committee unveiled the America Competes Act, which promotes the production of semiconductors and stimulates national research funding. The bill is part of a larger effort to better position America to strategically compete with China in technology and other related sectors. This bill, as well as its counterpart in the […]

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Internal bill removes green card cap for STEM PhDs and introduces start-up visa

Biden seeks Republican support, urges House and Senate to quickly resolve differences A new bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives to boost U.S. competitiveness with China includes a proposal to exempt STEM doctorate holders from caps on green cards or permanent residency. The America Competes Act passed 222-210, largely to party lines Friday, […]

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Congressman Files New Marijuana Banking Reform Amendment For Large-Scale Bill

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) announced at a press conference Friday that he intends to formally introduce his long-awaited bill to legalize marijuana federally. in April. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), who also spoke, discussed the progress of his separate legalization bill. The two top lawmakers detailed their efforts to end the […]