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Here Are the Candidates for Brooklyn's 5 Vacant State Legislature Seats

Four of the spots have been empty since four elected officials moved to new positions on January 1, and a fifth office was vacated when William Boyland Jr. was sent to prison in March.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Telegraph

Assembly focus on border dispute

Itanagar, July 28: The budget session of the Arunachal Pradesh Assembly resumed today with MLAs across party lines voicing concerns about boundary disputes with neighbouring Assam.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Cuomo expected to sign legislation for elected Watertown City Court Judge

Last month, both the Assembly and the state Senate passed legislation that requires that City Judge Catherine J. Palermo would have to run for election when her term ends in 2017.

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Related Topix: Folk, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Ulster County, NY, Watertown, NY

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Tensions erupt over last-minute push to overhaul bail system

A bail bonds business is shown in this file photo. Tensions erupted today in a push to overhaul New Jersey's bail system The Atlanta-based Southern Christian Leadership Conference - which opposes the measures -said the Legislature illegally advanced one of them.

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Los Angeles Times

Former state lawmaker Romero calls Alarcon verdicts 'heart-breaking'

Former Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon and his wife, Flora Montes de Oca Alarcon, were convicted on several of the voter fraud and perjury charges against them.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Telegraph

Digital eye to step up Assembly security

Assembly Speaker Shashank Shekhar Bhokta holds a meeting with senior bureaucrats at his office in Ranchi on Wednesday.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Telegraph

Poll tie-ups ruled out

Ranchi, July 22: Arjun Munda is seriously advocating a go-it-alone policy for the BJP in the forthcoming Assembly elections, urging partymen to spread the word about the ineffectiveness of 'power hungry' regional parties which, he believes, having done more harm than good to Jharkhand.

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Vanguard

A Daniel is born

Chief Daniel Okumagba, who lived from 1922 to 2000, was widely acknowledged as a man of truth, courage and discipline.

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DNA India

Punjab blames Centre, other states for unchecked drug trafficking

Asserting that it has zero tolerance policy towards drug smuggling, Punjab government today blamed the Centre and other states for not taking adequate steps to check drug inflow, saying Punjab is being used as transit route for drugs.

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Agency Spy

Saatchi CEO Jeff Brooks To MDC's Assembly

MDC's media group Assembly has hired Jeff Brooks as its chief commercial officer from M&C Saatchi 's New York office, where he was CEO.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Telegraph

Teachers press for changes

Kokrajhar, July 21: The Kokrajhar district committee of the Asom Sikshak Karmachari Aikya Mancha staged a two-hour dharna at Raasmela field here today on its various demands.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

SFGate

Ending Common Core standards easier said than done

Republican Gov. Scott Walker 's call to scrap Common Core academic standards for Wisconsin schools is meeting resistance from GOP Senate leaders, with one key lawmaker calling it "monkey business."

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Telegraph

Parties against Oct. poll dates

Ranchi, July 17: Major political parties of Jharkhand are opposed to any proposal to hold the Assembly elections in October, even as a delegation of the Election Commission is likely to arrive in the state on Monday to discuss the schedule and preparations for the polls.

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Christian Science Monitor

SUVs, crossovers outsell sedans for first time ever

Assembly line workers build a Chrysler automobile at the Sterling Heights Assembly Plant in Sterling Heights, Mich.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Telegraph

Bengal test for heartland's master strategist

New Delhi, July 14: Keshari Nath Tripathi's birthplace Allahabad and political turf Uttar Pradesh have been unkind to him since 2004 - he never won any parliamentary or Assembly election after that.

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The Telegraph

Kute land row dust in Geneva

Fears of community displacement in the wake of Ranchi's proposed core capital project were raised at a United Nations meeting in Geneva from June 25 to July 5. Capital resident and former member of state women commission Vasvi Kiro, who was one of the four Indian tribals invited to participate in a meeting of the committee on the elimination of ... (more)

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News Max

Democrats Want to Slow California Emissions Rules

A group of 16 California legislators want to slow the state's headlong rush to battle global warming by cutting fuel emissions back to 1990 levels - and they're Democrats.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Telegraph

A year in office, Hemant earns a mixed bag

Goalie Bigan Soy receives her offer letter from chief minister Hemant Soren, JMM supremo Shibu Soren and HRD minister Geetashree Oraon during the government's anniversary celebrations in Ranchi on Sunday.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Vallejo Times-Herald

California controller's race: Tough fight still lies ahead

John Perez seemed to have it all as he ran for state controller -- a bankroll far bigger than those of his rivals, the political clout after four years as Assembly speaker and the Democratic stronghold of Los Angeles as his home base.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

WKXW-FM Trenton

Assemblyman proposes trio of casino bills

With just over a month until Showboat Hotel and Casino shuts its doors for good, making it the second Atlantic City casino to close since January, Assemblyman Chris Brown is calling for accountability among the city's gambling houses.

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