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Governor And State Legislator Retirement Benefits

senate finance committeeRepublican members of the Senate Finance Committee on Wednesday overcame a boycott by their Democrat counterparts to approve the nomination of Steven Mnuchin to function U.S. Treasury secretary. Republicans on the committee also defeated an amendment to briefly freeze cuts to stabilization assist, a grant program that offers out over $158 million annual in further training assist to mostly property-poor, low-earnings districts.

I’ve highlighted bill status in red for bills that need your speedy consideration -please name the committee members in both the Home Well being & Government Operations Committee or the Senate Finance Committee (lists under) andĀ urge them to move these life-saving measures.

Despite opposition from several Democrats, who expressed frustration throughout the affirmation hearings that Verma wasn’t forthcoming with her solutions to questions on Medicaid block grants, vouchers and Medicaid privatization, it seems probably that the committee will approve her nomination Thursday and ship it to the … Read More