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Cherry Point chapter advocates for new legislation
Members of Cherry Point Chapter No. 21 of the Federal Managers Association are being credited with helping initiate legislation that would provide leave for veterans in the workforce who have to attend medical appointments for their service-related injuries.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Cashman: Dems bank on hypocrisy in fundraising
Check your spam email. U.S. Sen. Edward J. Markey is pushing for campaign finance reform and asking supporters to help put an end to billionaires like the Koch brothers swaying elections.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Lawmakers slam Fed's crisis lending proposal
A bipartisan group of lawmakers on Monday urged the Federal Reserve to restrict its crisis lending programs for big banks, which were criticized as bailouts during the 2007-2009 meltdown.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Atkins: Mass. pols back prez ... but want to keep him in check
The Bay State delegation is backing the president's call launching fighter jets to hunt down ruthless ISIS rebels in Iraq, but they warned his power to act unilaterally only goes so far.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Bill would provide veterans with extra sick leave
Rep. Stephen Lynch has introduced legislation that would offer disabled veterans who serve as federal employees with extra time off to seek medical care.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
NightSide - Congressman Stephen Lynch Checks In
U.S. Congressman Stephen Lynch has just returned from a trip to Central America, where he met with local leaders to talk about the violence and crime that has been driving minors to cross the U.S. border illegally.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
What does Thomas Massie know about 9/11?
U.S. Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Ky. on the Glenn Beck Program said there will be "anger, frustration and embarrassment" if a classified 28-pages of an What does Thomas Massie know about 9/11? U.S. Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Ky.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
House passes measure to boost federal agency website security
The House on Monday passed a bill to require federal agencies to ensure that their websites are secure from information security breaches.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
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AG candidates stake out ground in debate over migrant children
The two Democratic candidates for attorney general have embraced Gov. Deval Patrick's plan to consider housing immigrant children in federal custody at military bases in Bourne or Chicopee, while the Republican seeking the top law enforcement office needs more information before making a decision.
Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center held an opening ceremony for its new Quincy location at 275 Hancock Street on July 15. About 100 people attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
House Panel Clears Bills in Hopes of Firing 'Incompetent' Execs, Record Manipulators
A House committee on Thursday advanced a measure that would make it easier for federal agencies to suspend or fire their senior executives, saying it would allow agencies to remove "incompetent" executives.
Us Sec official defends Royal Bank of Scotland waiver to Congress
A top U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission official on Thursday defended his agency's decision to grant the Royal Bank of Scotland a regulatory waiver, saying the bank had already been punished in connection with Libor manipulation.