Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
Unemployment falls to 7.5%; job creation solid in April The job market plugged along steadily, and unemployment fell in April, according to new data out Friday, suggesting that the U.S. economy is still expanding. The nation added 165,000 jobs in April as the unemployment rate fell to 7.5 percent, from 7.6 percent in March, the Labor Department said on Friday. More
U.S. Jobless Claims Fall to 5-Year Low The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than five years, a positive signal for the labor market ahead of Friday's April jobs report. More
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The truth about the unemployment debate Speaker Daudt continued to fight for an extension of unemployment benefits. On the first day of the legislative session, he again tried to pass extended benefits quickly. In order to do that, the House needed to vote to suspend the rules and vote on the ... 07/15/2016 - 12:42 am | View Link
Unemployment Extension 2014: Senate Bill, Hope For Jobless, Dies As House Leaves Without Vote Hope for an unemployment extension in 2014 appeared dead Friday, as the US House of Representatives left town for another recess without the unemployment benefits bill that passed the Senate on April 7 — and which would have extended benefits through the ... 05/30/2014 - 3:07 pm | View Link
Senate passes 61-35 last unemployment benefits extension vote, Monday final vote The Senate delayed a final cloture vote on the long-term jobless unemployment benefits extension bill on Thursday afternoon, April 3, 2014 after considering adding a Republican amendment to the bill. After the Democrats refused the amendment the Senate ... 04/2/2014 - 6:01 pm | View Link
Unemployment Extension Clears First Test Vote in Senate (Updated) Unemployment Extension Vote Not Worrying House Republicans Boehner Still Cool to Senate Unemployment Extension Bill Unemployment Extension Fight Pits Portman Against Boehner Doctors Win, Jobless Lose: The GOP Confronts New Perception Problem 03/26/2014 - 2:29 pm | View Link
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Unemployment Benefits Extension Senate Approves Jobless Benefits Extension The Senate approved legislation Monday to restore jobless benefits to the long-term unemployed ... 07/19/2016 - 9:39 am | View Website
Kentucky Unemployment Benefits Extension Find out more about the latest Kentucky unemployment benefits extension. 07/19/2016 - 3:05 am | View Website
Unemployment Benefits Extension Update There is no additional information regarding the extension of unemployment benefits beyond December 28,2013 for those who have exhausted their unemployment benefits. 07/18/2016 - 9:58 pm | View Website
Unemployment Extension A guide to collecting unemployment benefits including who is eligible for benefits, how to apply, how much you will receive and how long you can collect for. 07/18/2016 - 6:01 pm | View Website
Minnesota House fails to vote on unemployment benefit ... ST. PAUL — Nearly all Minnesota lawmakers say the state should extend unemployment benefits to laid-off Iron Range workers, but the state House failed to provide ... 03/8/2016 - 1:44 am | View Website
Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D) blistered Donald Trump at an appearance in Orlando, Florida on Saturday, telling the crowd “We will never build Donald Trump’s stupid wall” and that the Republican nominee was “born with cash in his hand and hate in his heart.” Th
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Hillary Clinton's choice of Tim Kaine as her running mate is the least surprising political thing that has happened all year long. He was the widely recognized front runner from the moment people starting talking about who her pick was likely to be, and that never changed in all the speculation up to the last day.
The three Republican candidates who will face off in the Aug. 2 primary for Finney County Treasurer have differing reasons for running and different ideas for the office’s future.
Kendra Birkholz, Kelly Drees and Josh Urteaga are seeking to take over for Treasurer Raylene Dick when she retires in October 2017.
Birkholz has worked at the treasurer’s office for 15 years, and has been deputy county treasurer for the last five years.
In a potential setback for China’s accelerating autonomous vehicle industry, the government has banned such cars from testing on the nation’s highways.
A Bloomberg report via Motortrend that revealed Chinese automobile regulators decided to block self-driving cars from undergoing tests on public highways.
The report found that Chinese auto authorities are collaborating with police to develop regulations around the testing of self-driving cars on the country’s main roads.