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Candidates for Alabama secretary of state say they will protect election security

MONTGOMERY, Alabama (WIAT) — When Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill’s term expires, open seat candidates say they will make election security a top priority. State Rep. Wes Allen (R – Troy) spent a decade as a Pike County probate judge. He says local experience in managing elections makes him …

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White House: Congress must act quickly to replenish COVID funds

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States will soon start running out of money to bolster COVID-19 testing supplies and to ensure uninsured Americans continue to receive free treatment for the virus unless Congress approves. more funding quickly, the White House warned. Nearly a year after passing the $1.9 trillion U.S. …

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GW and Canopy Agree: Canopy Can’t Win Its Cannabis Extraction Patent Infringement Case Under Judge’s Interpretation (Op-Ed)

The U.S. marijuana industry continued to grow in 2021, with nearly half a million people now employed full-time in the cannabis business as more state markets go online and mature, according to a report by Leafly on Wednesday. This growth is expected to continue exponentially as states like New York, …

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Requests for flood damage assistance end soon

Flash floods swept through parts of central Alabama in October 2021. They destroyed homes, washed away vehicles and killed four people in several counties. Jefferson and Shelby counties saw the brunt of the precipitation. No less than ten centimeters of rain fell in some places. Precipitation graphs for October 6 …

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Female Athletes File Title IX Gender Discrimination Class Action Against San Diego State University For Depriving Women Of Equal Athletic Financial Aid

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your one week free trial here. Oakland, Calif., February 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — For Immediate Release – February 7, 2022 For more information contact: Justin May, Bailey & Glasser, LLP, (920) 450-1974, [email protected] Arthur Bryant, Bailey & Glasser, LLP, (510) 507-9972, [email protected]

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Americans seeking to renounce their citizenship are so far stranded | US News

In recent years, Michael has come to view the United States, the nation of which he has been a citizen all his life, as an abusive parent. “I can recognize my past association with this person while at the same time wanting to minimize any future association,” he said. Michael …

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Stimulus Check LIVE Updates: New Medicare Information, Child Tax Credit, COLA 2022 …

Stimulation controls have brought much needed relief to a large number of people across the united states of america during the COVID-19 pandemic, but it is now up to states to financially support their citizens after the end of the federal government nationwide dunning checks. In our live blog from …

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2021 deadliest year for transgender Americans

The past year has been the deadliest yet for transgender and non-conformist Americans, according to a recent Human Rights Campaign (HRC) report. What would you like to know The past year has been the deadliest yet for transgender and non-conformist Americans, according to a recent Human Rights Campaign report. At …

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Editorial summary: Alabama | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Daily Decatur. November 14, 2021. Editorial: Local government cooperation bears fruit The problem It took a decade, but the announcement that Cerrowire will be the first tenant of Morgan Center Business Park is a reminder that good things happen when local governments join forces. The decisions made in 2009 by …

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Alabama to build 2 prisons with rescue funds

MONTGOMERY, Alabama – Amid a nationwide debate over the use of pandemic relief funds, Alabama lawmakers on Friday quickly approved a plan to draw $ 400 million from the US bailout for help build two sizeable prisons, fending off criticism from Congressional Democrats that the money was not intended for …

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Editorial summary: Alabama | Alabama News

Daily Decatur. September 28, 2021. Editorial: State High Court Obstructs Open Government The Alabama Supreme Court has gutted the state public records act as it relates to law enforcement, making it much more difficult to hold law enforcement accountable. Political cartoons In a shocking and sweeping ruling last week, the …

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Ivey to convene special session on prison building

MONTGOMERY, Ala. Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey calls lawmakers in special session later this month to vote on a plan to build a prison that would use part of the state’s virus relief funds to launch the construction of three new prisons. In a letter to lawmakers announcing the special session, …

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What is HEERF III and who is eligible? – New

Students enrolled in higher education institutions can apply for the third installment of the Higher Education Emergency Fund. The eligibility requirements have changed, allowing more students to receive funding. Photography: Andrea MabryHigher education students who have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic can now apply for a new wave …

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Garrity to John Kerry: Hands off our energy industries

June 7, 2021 In an effort to curb the Biden administration’s attacks on the energy sector, Pennsylvania State Treasurer Stacy Garrity and 14 other state treasurers recently sent a letter to John Kerry, the President Joe Biden’s climate czar, telling him to renounce a policy aimed at restricting access to …

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The Daily Standard World News

Today is Thursday, May 20, 140th day of 2021. There are 225 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in history: On May 20, 1927, Charles Lindbergh took off from Roosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his historic solo flight to France. …

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Capital City Bank Group, Inc.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., May 3, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Capital City Bank Group, Inc. (CCBG) today announced the closing of its acquisition, on April 30, 2021, of substantially all of the assets of Strategic Wealth Group, LLC. A newly formed subsidiary of CCBG, Inc., Capital City Strategic Wealth, LLC (CCSW), has …

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Coronavirus Policies Explained: The CARES Act Small Business Relief

With an unprecedented crisis, comes unique help. Many small business owners, lenders and business consultants are trying to navigate the nuances of the CARES Act, a coronavirus relief program passed in late March, with the aim of mitigating losses, starting to recover and plan for the future. To date, the …

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Small businesses hear crickets after applying for federal loans

GOLETA, CALIF. – Days of uncertainty compounded by hope and confusion over the process for applying for a small business loan through the federal government have baffled local homeowners. And worried. Linda Mangione (left) and her husband Robert (right) owners of MasterCare in Goleta. Manager, Maria Castro, stands in the …

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For taxi drivers, COVID is a brutal dilemma

“I can’t even afford to go to work,” said taxi driver Colin Marcoux, who has been driving a taxi for more than two decades. COVID has caused a sharp drop in taxi ridership as people comply with the city’s shelter-in-place order, which was extended until May 3. Due to the …

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Punjab government offers financial aid to Meera

LAHOR: Previously, veteran actor Meera applied for financial assistance from the Artist Support Fund, launched by the Punjab Department of Information and Culture. The actor had asked for 40 million rupees, claiming his finances were in dire straits. His request was subsequently rejected by the authorities in question. The authorities …

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Utah Trucking Company Owner Faces P3 Fraud Charges

Utah trucking company owner faces multiple charges after federal prosecutors alleged he submitted a fraudulent loan application to obtain funds from the US Small Business Administration Paycheque Protection Program (PPP). Hubert Ivan Ugarte, 52, of Draper, Utah, owner of Frisbu Trucking Inc., is currently owned by the federal government. Prosecutors …

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Excellent scholarships to review overseas in Canada

If you’re planning to cross the border and go to highschool in Canada, chances are you’ll already know that you will want a examine allow issued by the federal government. Your allow software, which is accompanied by an immigration visa upon approval, relies upon partially in your funds. You need …

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Home Finance Options From a Credit Union

Whether you are searching for the perfect home finance package or you have found a great mortgage rate, your local bank or credit union is always a great place to start. Your local bank will have someone available for you if you need help, but usually they will not want …

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