Gov. Scott signs immigration bill despite legal concerns, federal funding threats

By   /  March 28, 2017  /  Immigration, Issues, News, State Government, Vermont  /  No Comments

Gov. Phil Scott on Tuesday signed an immigration bill that could cause the federal government to designate Vermont as a sanctuary jurisdiction.

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Milwaukee County supervisor’s ethics case remains ‘under review’

By   /  March 28, 2017  /  Accountability, News, Politics & Elections, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Weishan has said the allegations by his opponent at the time are “totally false,” to a “point of ridiculousness.”

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Report: Problems continue to appear for the Kemper Project clean coal power plant

By   /  March 28, 2017  /  Crony Capitalism, Economy, Energy and Environment, Mississippi, News, State Government  /  No Comments

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A report by the independent monitor says new problems continue to pop up at the Kemper Project clean coal power plant.

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Vermont attorney asks court to cancel election over alleged voter fraud

By   /  March 28, 2017  /  News, Vermont, Voter Fraud  /  No Comments

A well known attorney in Vermont has asked a court to cancel Victory’s April 5 Selectboard run-off election, claiming the town’s voter checklist contains unqualified voters and non-residents, 11 of whom allegedly cast absentee ballots on Town Meeting Day.

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In race for Virginia governor, former congressman stokes anti-Trump angst

By   /  March 28, 2017  /  News, Politics & Elections, Virginia  /  No Comments

Tom Perriello hopes to turn Virginia Democrats’ distaste for President Donald Trump against his own party’s establishment choice for governor.

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Don’t want to pay for ‘Sex Out Loud?’ Walker’s budget offers opt-out on student fees

By   /  March 28, 2017  /  Campus Culture, Education, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Under a budget proposal by Gov. Scott Walker, students at UW system schools would be able to opt-out of paying some student fees.

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