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House passes bill to avoid government shutdown, suspend debt limit — but it faces Senate roadblocks with deadlines near

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) leaves after holding her weekly press conference at the U.S. Capitol on August 25, 2021 in Washington, DC. Kevin Dietsch | Getty Images The House passed a bill Tuesday that would both prevent......

The Hill’s Morning Report – Presented by Alibaba – Government shutdown fears increase as leaders dig in

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver                               Presented by Alibaba     Welcome to The Hill’s Morning Report. It is Tuesday! We get you up to......

Canada’s ruling Liberals projected to form minority government

Reuters
Canada’s Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at an election campaign stop on the last campaign day before the election, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada September, 19, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio/File Photo TORONTO, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Canada’s ruling Liberal Party, led by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, is set to return to......

Schumer: A government shutdown would lead to ‘recession’

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Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here Schumer: A government shutdown would lead to ‘recession’ 1 00:00:00,330 –> 00:00:06,060 >> Should Republicans careen our country towards a default. Our country could actually 2 00:00:06,060 –> 00:00:11,400 be plunged into recession laying off millions making it harder for......

Democrats will put a debt limit suspension in bill that aims to prevent a government shutdown

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., conducts news conference in the Capitol Visitor Center with House Democrats on achievements including the For The People Act and the agenda for the remainder of the year, on Friday, July 30, 2021.......

Biden is mobilizing the federal government to deal with the effects of extreme heat

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Extreme heat is the leading weather-related cause of death in the US, the White House said in a fact sheet, citing record-setting temperatures over the summer and more intense and frequent heat waves due to climate change. “My Administration......

How our culture and our government gave too much power to Facebook

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Vivek Ramaswamy The latest revelation of Facebook hurting teenage girls and letting criminal activity go unmoderated shows how we as Americans and the government must start regulating the social media giant, Vivek Ramaswamy writes. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click......

‘Highest priority’ is to vaccinate the unvaccinated, Fauci says

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Joseph Choi Chief White House medical adviser Anthony FauciAnthony FauciSunday shows preview: Coronavirus dominates as country struggles with delta variant Journalist Zaid Jilani describes removal of animal rights ad that criticizes Fauci Watch live: White House COVID-19 response team......

British food industry demands government action over CO2 shortage

Reuters
LONDON, Sept 18 (Reuters) – Britain’s food industry called on the government to subsidise carbon dioxide (CO2) production during a spike in gas prices or risk the collapse of the country’s meat industries. A surge in gas prices has forced two British fertiliser plants to shut, stripping food producers of......

Debt ceiling vs government shutdown: How they’re different and why they matter

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Failure to fund the U.S. government leads to a shutdown, but failure to increase the debt ceiling would lead to default. Source – Click here for more To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...

London arms fair DSEI attended by Welsh government

BBC
Speaking at the time, First Minister Mark Drakeford said he would review his government’s presence at future events, but said officials were present “to support important Welsh companies that operate, not directly in the arms area, but in other issues, such as cyber security”. BBC – For more and to......

U.S. Poverty Fell Last Year as Government Aid Made Up for Lost Jobs

New York Times
The share of people living in poverty in the United States fell to a record low last year as an enormous government relief effort helped offset the worst economic contraction since the Great Depression. In the latest and most conclusive evidence that poverty fell because of the aid, the Census......

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