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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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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 […]