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Judge dismisses FirstEnergy’s attempt to drop securities lawsuit involving House Bill 6

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A federal judge ruled late Monday against FirstEnergy Corp. to dismiss claims that the House Bill 6 scandal caused the market value of utility shares to plummet by $10 billion. U.S. District Judge Algenon Marbley’s order means shareholder lawsuits against the company for alleged securities violations can continue. The lawsuits accuse the […]

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Recon: House bill proposes changes to FDA’s fast-track drug approval program; Novartis $ sign

Posted on March 08, 2022 | By Joanne S. Eglovitch Welcome to Regulatory Reconnaissance, your daily update on regulatory news and intelligence. In brief: United States Pallone’s bill gives the FDA new power over expedited approvals (Internal health policy) (Endpoints) Moderna is preparing vaccines against 15 pathogens with future pandemic potential (Reuters) (Bloomberg) […]

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House bill would overturn law limiting minor traffic stops – Royal Examiner

RICHMOND, Va. — Lawmakers last month killed legislation that would give localities the ability to ban the use of coal tar sealer, a product that environmental and health agencies say can negatively impact the aquatic and human life. A House of Delegates subcommittee voted 5-4 to table House Bill 949sponsored by Del. Kathy KL Tran, […]

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Iowa House bill seeks to ensure only ‘truly eligible’ get benefits | News

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Bill would require Florida public projects to use U.S.-made steel and iron

A House bill before the state administration and technology appropriations subcommittee seeks to mandate that Florida taxpayer-funded projects use steel and iron produced by companies in the United States, boosting the local economy while helping to support domestic manufacturing. House Bill 619 (HB 619), known as the “Buy American Bill”, is drafted to combat the […]

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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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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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House Bill Funds CHIPS Act, emphasizes R&D

//php echo do_shortcode(‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’) ?> Efforts to revive U.S. semiconductor manufacturing and strengthen tech supply chains advanced this week with the introduction of a catch-all bill that funds “spike production” of chips made in the United States while investing in large-scale technology R&D. the America COMPETES Act of 2022 introduced […]

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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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House bill seeks to protect supply chain from adversaries

Homepage ” News ” House bill seeks to protect supply chain from adversaries © Shutterstock A group of lawmakers have introduced a measure they say aims to protect the domestic supply chain from foreign adversaries, including China and Russia. Representatives Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) and Victoria Spartz (R-IN) introduced […]

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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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A bill would hurt long-term economic growth

TThe Senate will soon consider the multibillion-dollar “Build Back Better” tax and spending bill passed by the House in a narrow partisan vote. The largest peacetime tax and spending increase in our history, the bill would cause serious long-term damage to the US economy. It would spend $ 2.4 trillion on a host of temporary […]

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House Bill calls for record spending to slow climate change

(Bloomberg) – The spending bill that House Democrats passed on Friday and sent to the Senate calls for the largest investment ever in the fight against climate change: $ 555 billion in energy clean, electric vehicles and resilience to global warming. The White House said the bill, which faces an uncertain fate in the Senate, […]

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Capito attends the signing of the White House Bill of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (RW.Va.), a senior member of the Senate Committee on the Environment and Public Works (EPW), today joined President Joe Biden in the White House as he signed the Law on investment in infrastructure and employment, which the Senate passed this summer and the House passed earlier this […]

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AG Knudsen on Mandate of Vaccines – Exceptions to Bill 702

Montana Attorney General Austin Knudsen was a popular Talk Back guest on Friday as KGVO phone lines were blocked even before his visit began. Knudsen said the vaccination mandate proposed by President Joe Biden will be enforced by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). “People don’t like these health care decisions being forced on […]

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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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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 […]