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Iowa House bill seeks to ensure only ‘truly eligible’ get benefits | Government and politics

DES MOINES — Legislation to ensure Iowans receiving public assistance are “truly eligible” was approved Tuesday by the House of Representatives Human Resources Committee of Democrats that said the cost of the bill would be greater than the savings. “There’s a lot of good stuff in this bill,” said Rep. Tom Jeneary, R-Le Mars, explaining […]

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House bill aims to ensure only the ‘truly eligible’ get benefits

Public aid applicants would face identity and eligibility tests James Q. Lynch February 15, 2022 12:00, update: February 15, 2022 12:24 DES MOINES — Legislation to ensure Iowans receiving public assistance are “truly eligible” was approved Tuesday by the House of Representatives Human Resources Committee of Democrats that said the cost of the bill would […]

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A domestic bill funding semiconductor manufacturing could give a boost to tech companies pushing chip shortage concerns

(Drew Angerer via Getty Images) The House of Representatives recently passed the America COMPETES Act which aims to make the United States more competitive with other countries like China. It includes provisions of the CHIPS for America Act that would award $52 billion to semiconductor chipmakers in a bid to bring chip production back to […]

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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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Bill tracks foreign investment in US mergers

In a bid to bolster competition with China, U.S. lawmakers have introduced a bipartisan antitrust bill requiring disclosure of foreign investment in mergers. Its goal is to prevent China and other governments from taking control of American companies and assets through mergers. the Foreign Merger Subsidies Disclosure Act calls for transparency of companies merging […]

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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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AFL-CIO Strongly Supports US China Competition Bill and Chips | Investment News

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The AFL-CIO, the largest U.S. labor organization, said on Monday it strongly supports a U.S. House of Representatives bill aimed at improving competition with China, boosting semiconductor production in the United States and to reform key trade provisions. The trade federation representing 12.5 million workers said in a letter to lawmakers that […]

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AFL-CIO Strongly Supports U.S. House China Competition and Chips Bill

The flags of the United States and China fly from a lamp post in Chinatown in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., November 1, 2021. REUTERS/Brian Snyder Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Jan 31 (Reuters) – The largest U.S. labor organization said on Monday it strongly supports a House of Representatives bill to […]

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Internal Bill to “Modernize” FinCEN’s Special Measures Authorities Finance and Banking

United States: Internal bill to “modernize” FinCEN’s special measures authorities January 31, 2022 Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. the America COMPETES Act of 2022 (Full Name: “America Creating Opportunity for Manufacturing Preeminence in […]

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Some House Bill 6 supporters are still in charge of PUCO nominations: Capitol Letter

Dress advice: About 18 months after the House Bill 6 scandal broke, more than a third of the board responsible for selecting candidates for Ohio’s Public Utilities Commission is made up of men who supported, lobbied or even co-sponsored the infamous energy law. As Jeremy Pelzer reports, that includes Chairman Mike Koren, who helped FirstEnergy […]

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U.S. House China Competitiveness and Chip Investment Bill Coming Soon – Pelosi

WASHINGTON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives will soon introduce a bill aimed at increasing U.S. competitiveness with China and boosting federal spending on semiconductors, the U.S. said on Friday. President Nancy Pelosi as the Biden administration seeks to boost domestic chip production. “The House will introduce its competitiveness bill soon,” she […]

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Iowa House bill seeks to address labor shortage in state

DES MOINES, Iowa – The Iowa House of Representatives held a brief session Tuesday morning before taking a break to await the governor’s state-of-the-state address. But before the holidays, lawmakers approved the tabling of several bills. House File 2013, otherwise known as the “Growing Our Workforce Investment Now Act” or “Go Win Act”, is the […]

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American house bill includes free pre-K for kids in Texas

A spending plan program adopted by the US House includes a free Pre-K for all 3- and 4-year-olds in Texas. MAX FAULKNER Star-Telegram Archives WASHINGTON Congress envisioned changes that would dramatically alter early childhood education in Texas by giving all 3 and 4 year olds free access to preschool. The program is part of a […]

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Managers applaud renewable energy subsidy provisions in House bill

One feature of the nearly $ 2 trillion Build Back Better bill that infrastructure managers highly appreciate is its tax subsidy provisions for renewable energy. Reuben Munger, Boulder, Colo.-Based managing partner of $ 2.5 billion infrastructure manager Vision Ridge Partners LLC, said this aspect of the Build Back Better bill – included in the version […]

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U.S. bill aims to spur nuclear innovation

Posted on December 13, 2021 by Kim Riley © Shutterstock Legislation recently introduced in the United States House of Representatives would accelerate innovation and increase private sector investment in advanced nuclear reactor technologies. Under a bipartisan bill introduced on December 7 by U.S. Representative Anthony Gonzalez (R-OH), the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) could no longer […]

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Bill makes child tax credit fully refundable, a boon for low-income earners

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Speaks at a press conference, with House Democratic leaders, after the House passed the Build Back Better law on November 19, 2021. Anna Moneymaker | Getty Images News | Getty Images The House of Representatives passed legislation on Friday that would make the child tax credit fully refundable on a […]