Missouri Senate approves requirement for extended repayment of payday loans Feb. 20--JEFFERSON CITY-- People getting a payday loan would be offered extended payment plans and barred from renewing such loans under a bill endorsed by the Senate Wednesday. Bill sponsor Sen. Mike Cunningham, R-Rogersville, said the bill would help ... 02/19/2014 - 12:42 pm | View Link
Wonkbook: Harry Reid’s bid to save the Senate WEIGEL: How Dems stopped worrying and learned to love the bomb. "In May 2012, Republicans blocked an attempt to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank.... In retrospect, that was the moment progressives brought their party on board with the biggest majority ... 11/21/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
Senate approves anti-violence against women act Last year both the Republican-led House and the Democratic-controlled Senate passed renewal bills, but they were unable to reach a compromise. This year House Republicans, sensitive to their lackluster showing among women voters in the November election ... 02/12/2013 - 7:50 am | View Link
Senate approves renewal of export bank WASHINGTON – The U.S. Senate approved a bill that would reauthorize and increase funds for the Export-Import Bank, a federal trade bank that helps boost U.S. exports, delivering to President Obama one of his administration's top priorities for ... 05/15/2012 - 7:16 am | View Link
Senate votes down Export-Import Bank reauthorization The US Senate has voted against reauthorization of Export-Import Bank, casting more uncertainty about the future of the federal credit agency that will soon reach its $100 billion cap. A large proportion of Ex-Im Bank’s portfolio is loans and guarantees ... 03/21/2012 - 10:37 am | View Link
Argentine Senate The Argentine Senate is the upper house of the Argentine National Congress. Contents 1 Overview 1.1 Requirements 2 Composition 3 Senate leadership 4 2009 election 5 ... 03/10/2014 - 3:43 pm | View Website
Official Website of U.S Senator Barbara Boxer: Issues ... Here you can read what Californians are saying in response to my messages on issues facing Congress and the nation. 03/10/2014 - 3:14 pm | View Website
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that is Last week, the State Senate unanimously approved Senate Bill 501 (SB 501), which authorizes the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (DOT) to issue permits allowing ... 03/10/2014 - 12:15 pm | View Website
Chapter 320 320.061 Unlawful to alter motor vehicle registration certificates, license plates, mobile home stickers, or validation stickers or to obscure license plates; penalty. 03/9/2014 - 9:28 pm | View Website
For some tech companies, Edward Snowden is good for business. Take ownCloud for instance. The company paints its service as a secure way to share documents which also lets companies use whatever repositories they like — Egnyte, Amazon, Dropbox.
And now the Lexington, Mass.-based company has $6.3 million in new funding, atop the $4.4 million it logged late last year, to close out its Series A round.
The cover of the Forbes Billionaires List issue back in 1996 asked the question: “Is the 21st the Asian Century?” In the five years to 1996, the U. S. share of the world’s billionaires had edged down to 33% from 35%. Asia, including Japan, had increased to 28% from 25%.
Sean Combs, the hip-hop mogul now known as Diddy, has bid about $200 million for the Fuse cable-TV channel, said three people with knowledge of the situation.
Combs, 43, rose to fame as rapper Puff Daddy and has since founded fashion, liquor and media businesses, including the cable-music channel Revolt TV.
Image Credit: PricelineThe Priceline Group is in a buying mood. The Stamford, Conn., based online ticketing and reservation empire bought small Israeli startup Qlika for about $3 million in cash, a Priceline source confirmed to VentureBeat Monday. Qlika is a six-employee “micro-location” ad campaign startup. Its platform helps marketing strategists target ad campaigns in smaller markets.
Sometimes when you go a stadium to watch a game or an arena to watch a concert, you'll have the option of buying an overpriced large beer or a slightly less overpriced small beer. Go small to save a few dollars because the small cup holds just as much beer as the large cup.
Cheryl Sandberg, the chief operating officer of Facebook, pays attention to what you might call subtle sexism.
A few weeks ago, her work for her LeanIn.org foundation had her partnering with Getty Images to replace sexist stock photos of women and girls with more timely images of females in the workplace, in sports and more.