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CHARLESTON, West Virginia – Governor Jim Justice today issued the following statement after minority leaders of the West Virginia Legislature sent a joint letter, calling on the Governor to suspend the state tax of 37.5 cents per gallon on gasoline : “I would absolutely love to suspend this tax and provide at least […]

Russia-Ukraine War News: Live Updates

The mayor of the beleaguered Ukrainian port of Mariupol called for a Russian strike on a local theater where civilians were harboring a “terrible tragedy” in a video late Wednesday. “Today there was a terrible tragedy, another tragedy, in our already mutilated Mariupol, of which practically nothing remains,” Mayor Vadym Boychenko said in a video […]

Queen Elizabeth hosts the Governor Gener...

Andrew Wright | March 16, 2022 Queen Elizabeth II, pictured above at a reception in the ballroom of Sandringham House in February, met the Governor General of Canada, Mary Simon, at Windsor Castle on Tuesday. Photo: Joe Giddens/Pool/AFP The Queen has a soft spot for Canada. Just over a week after hosting Prime Minister Justin […]

Statement from President Joseph R. Biden...

A year ago today, eight people, including six Asian women, were tragically killed by a gunman who attacked three Asian-run businesses. These horrific killings have rocked communities across America and underscored how far we must go in this country to fight racism, misogyny and all forms of hate – and the epidemic of gun violence […]

Charles and Camilla let royal fans gush ...

The Governor General of Canada met the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall in person on Tuesday at Clarence House, just a week after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau also held an audience with the Queen. The Queen hosted Ms Simon and her husband, Whit Fraser, for afternoon tea at Windsor Castle. A photograph posted by a […]

Live Covid updates: latest news, case co...

White House officials say the money already approved for vaccines, tests and treatments is running low and more is needed. Credit…Leigh Vogel for The New York Times The White House said on Tuesday that with no new coronavirus funding on the horizon, it was already scaling back its plans to purchase monoclonal antibody drugs to […]

Queen takes afternoon tea with the Gover...

J he Queen hosted the Governor General of Canada for afternoon tea – the day after she was absent from the Commonwealth Day service. The monarch, 95, performed the official engagement in person, welcoming Mary Simon to her Windsor Castle home on Tuesday. In the Oak Room, the Queen, who is also Canada’s monarch, was […]

Sioux Falls individuals charged with mak...

United States Attorney Dennis R. Holmes announced that two men from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and a woman from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, have been indicted by a federal grand jury for makes a false statement in connection with the purchase of a firearm. Shyene Marie Clemens, 25, Matthew Lebahn, 23, and Jayden Guenther, 20, […]

Message from the Governor General on Com...

OTTAWA (ON), March 14, 2022 /CNW/ – As we mark Commonwealth Day, Canadians are united in delivering a common future, a future that is built on our shared global values. Democracy. Equality. Peace. Such things are achieved – and protected – only through cooperation and perseverance. We have all been through so much in the […]

The Governor General will travel to the ...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced today that the Governor General of Canada, Her Excellency the Right Honorable Mary Simon, will travel to the Middle East for working visits from March 17 to 23, 2022. The Governor General will visit the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar and Kuwait. In each of these three countries, she will […]

الوكالة الوطنية للإعلام – Bassil in a hi

“The party of corruption is like a chameleon that enjoys gains during the time of trusteeship and then rides the wave of freedom” “Even if the criminal is physically released from prison, he remains mentally imprisoned” —————– NNA – The leader of the Free Patriotic Movement, MP Gebran Bassil, said during the seventh annual conference […]

Message from the Governor General on the...

OTTAWA (ON), March 13, 2022 /CNW/ – The 2022 Paralympic Winter Games are drawing to a close and, on behalf of all Canadians, Whit and I would like to congratulate all the athletes on their tremendous success. We would also like to thank their coaches, trainers, volunteers, family and friends, all who have supported these […]

Assembly Election Live: CWC to Meet Toda...

A child dressed as Bhagwant Mann, candidate of the Punjab CM of the AAP, on the day of the counting of the Punjab Assembly ballots. (PTI) Explained: Here are 5 reasons why the AAP swept the Punjab The Aam Aadmi party swept through Punjab, garnering over 90 seats, the best performance ever by a party […]

Statement by Governor Glenn Youngkin on ...

RICHMOND, VA – On March 10, 2022, Senator Mark Obenshain (R-Rockingham) issued the following statement following the failure of Senate Joint Resolution 169: “Today, Senate Democrats voted to kill SJ 169, which would have confirmed 4 of Governor Youngkin’s 5 nominations to the Parole Board. The Committee on Privileges and Elections reported the bill on […]

Speech by Beto O’Rourke SXSW 2022

The Democratic nominee discussed his campaign Saturday during a featured session with Texas Tribune CEO Evan Smith. AUSTIN, Texas — Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O’Rourke was back in Austin on Saturday for a stopover in South by Southwest (SXSW). O’Rourke was selected as the keynote speaker for a conversation with Evan Smith, CEO and […]

Governor Dunleavy’s Statement on Federal

(Juneau) – Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy released this statement on the suspension of the right-of-way for the Ambler Access Project. “In February, the Department of the Interior reopened an environmental impact statement for the Ambler Access Project which had undergone seven years of rigorous federal review and requested that the Ambler Road right-of-way be suspended. […]

Virginia Bill to Protect Public Servants...

(The Center Square) – Legislation that would allow public sector workers to speak out against their workplace policy proposals in public hearings has been passed by both houses of the Virginia General Assembly and will be sent at the office of Governor Glenn Youngkin. House Bill 384, sponsored by Del. Glenn Davis, R-Virginia Beach, passed […]

Live Updates: Russia invades Ukraine

Ukrainian authorities reported limited success in securing the evacuation of Ukrainian civilians from the worst affected areas on Friday. Around Kyiv, volunteers and local authorities were able to help thousands more flee the worst-hit neighborhoods north and west of the city. Despite heavy outgoing and incoming fire, more than 22,000 people were evacuated after three […]

Obenshain issues statement on Senate ref...

Richmond, VA – On March 7, 2022, as part of National Consumer Protection Week, Attorney General Jason Miyares announced the top 10 consumer complaints received by his office. By highlighting these common complaints, the Attorney General hopes Virginians will remain alert to any sales or services that appear suspicious or illegal and will actively report […]

Russian Ambassador’s speech canceled |

Russia’s ambassador to Australia has been stripped of an invitation to deliver a national address following war crimes allegations in Ukraine. The National Press Club had invited Russian Ambassador Alexey Pavlovsky and Ukrainian Chargé d’Affaires Volodymyr Shalkivskyi to speak separately. But club CEO Maurice Reilly said it was no longer appropriate for the Russian envoy […]

Joint Statement by President Joseph R. B...

We have gathered today to commemorate 200 years of diplomatic relations and outline a vision for the future of U.S.-Colombian relations based on shared prosperity, social equity, and the defense of human rights and fundamental freedoms. and the reaffirmation of the hemispheric consensus in favor of the democracy enshrined in the Inter-American Democratic Charter. The […]

Two BJP MPs suspended for disrupting Gov...

The BJP’s two West Bengal lawmakers – Sudip Mukhopadhyay and Mihir Goswami – were suspended for the remainder of the budget session on Wednesday for creating unrest in the House during Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar’s March 7 inaugural speech. After Question Time, State Parliamentary Affairs Minister Partha Chatterjee tabled a motion calling for the two MPs […]

Governor Newsom’s Statement on the Biden

Published: March 09, 2022 SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the statement below following the United States EPA’s reinstatement of California’s Clean Air Act waiver. The move addresses the previous administration’s baseless attack on a critical program based on California’s decades of experience setting legally authorized emissions standards. Through today’s action, California can continue […]

South Korean presidential election: live...

PictureA voter checking his ID card before casting his vote at a polling station in Seoul on Wednesday.Credit…Woohae Cho for The New York Times SEOUL — South Koreans head to the polls on Wednesday to vote in one of the most contested presidential elections in recent memory, with several political issues — North Korea and […]

Cooperation at the center of the speech ...

The Missouri Chief Justice is urging state lawmakers to work with him and the governor to maintain the state’s judicial strength. While the separation of powers is outlined in the state constitution, Missouri Supreme Court Chief Justice Paul C. Wilson said Tuesday during a joint session of the state House and Senate that being separate […]

Joint Statement in Support of Women in I...

The IPO is committed to improving gender equality in intellectual property, including among our clients and staff. We are working with other national IP offices on this collective goal and are pleased to release the following joint statement on International Women’s Day: This year, the theme for International Women’s Day 2022 is “Gender Equality for […]

Watch Live at 5 p.m.: California Governo...

CapRadio will broadcast Governor Gavin Newsom’s 2022 State of the State live at 5 p.m. Click here to listen live. California Governor Gavin Newsom will deliver his annual State of the State address in Sacramento on Tuesday, and he deliver the speech to an audience of state lawmakers for the first time in two years. […]

Chaos at World Bank Assembly as Governor...

The West Bengal Assembly witnessed chaotic scenes on Monday as opposition BJP MPs rioted against violence allegedly perpetrated by the ruling Trinamool Congress in recent civic polls. As expected, Governor Jagdeep Dhankar entered the Assembly after paying homage to the statue of BR Ambedkar. But as soon as the national anthem finished playing, opposition BJP […]

Statement by the Prime Minister at a joi...

Joint press conference on Ukraine I am very pleased to welcome Prime Minister Trudeau and Prime Minister Rutte to London. During the excellent meetings we had today, we reaffirmed that our three countries stand together in the face of Russia’s barbaric invasion of Ukraine. In the 12 days since Russia launched this illegal and brutal […]

Iowa tornado live updates – Two Madison

TWO children from Madison County, Iowa are among seven victims killed in Saturday night’s tornado. Search and rescue operations would have shifted to shelter assessments. Officials estimated that between 20 and 30 homes were destroyed, and additional power cuts are currently being assessed. Parts of Vinton are suffering from structural damage, downed power lines, gas […]

Ex-governor Cuomo rails against ‘cancell

Former Governor Andrew Cuomo blamed ‘cancellation culture’ for his own resignation last year during a speech at a Brooklyn church on Sunday morning – his first public address since stepping down the year last. The former state chief executive says James’ investigation, which detailed allegations of sexual misconduct against Cuomo by 11 women, amounted to […]

Statement by President Biden on the anni...

On Sunday, March 7, 1965, time stood still and blood flowed as brave and righteous Americans sought to cross a bridge named after a Klansman in Selma, Alabama, to reach the other side of Justice. Led by the late John Lewis, they marched for their sacred right to vote. Their heroism was met with batons […]

Ukraine-Russia War Live Updates: Breakin...

March 5, 2022, 5:59 a.m. ET March 5, 2022, 5:59 a.m. ET Ukrainian refugees in Palanca, Modova, after fleeing Ukraine on Tuesday.Credit…Laetitia Vancon for the New York Times CHISINAU, Moldova — Russia’s war in Ukraine has caused the fastest flow of refugees into Europe since the end of World War II, the head of the […]

Virginia Governor Youngkin delivers spee...

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) – Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin was in Charlottesville Friday on the grounds of the University of Virginia. He addressed students at the Federalist Society, a conservative law organization, and picked out words for some key institutions. Youngkin made the UVA Law School tour one of his first stops in the Charlottesville area […]

Ukraine-Russia War Live News: Latest Upd...

Russia blocked access to Facebook on Friday and threatened to punish anyone spreading ‘false information’ about its armed forces with up to 15 years in prison, cracking down on free speech more aggressively than at any other time in the world. 22 years of President Vladimir V. Putin. in power. The crackdown comes as the […]

Joint statement on the situation in Liby...

The text of the following declaration was issued by the governments of the United States of America, France, Germany, Italy and the United Kingdom: Start text: France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom and the United States of America take note of the March 2 statement by the Spokesperson for the United Nations Secretary-General and subsequent […]

Gun lobbyist wrote GOP lawmakers’ ‘carry

Last April, two Ohio House Republicans told lawmakers their “constitutional carry” bill would ease the bureaucratic hassle of training and background checks to get a license to carry a concealed weapon. They didn’t write the speech. Chris Door, the “no compromise” gun lobbyist and executive director of Ohio Gun Owners, did. Metadata attached to a […]

Statement from Evers on Wisconsin Suprem...

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has ruled on the state’s redistricting process. In a 4-3 decision on Thursday afternoon, the court announced that it had accepted Governor Tony Evers’ cards. Judge Brian Hagedorn wrote the majority opinion. Governor Tony Evers released this statement: As this map-making process approaches, the Wisconsin Supreme Court has decided that it […]

Live updates from the Russia – Ukraine w

Featured: What’s going on in the Russian invasion of Ukraine? – Russian forces capture first major Ukrainian city, Kherson, Ukrainian officials report. – Ultimatum given to Mariupol, city ​​of 430,000, get to – Ukrainian authorities say over 2,000 civilians killed in Russian attack. – Loud explosion heard near Kiev train station – Kremlin dissident Alexei […]

Governor hails verdict on Ahmedabad blas...

Gujarat Governor Acharya Devvrat mentioned the death sentence handed down to 38 defendants in the serial blast cases by a specially appointed court in Ahmedabad in his address to the state assembly at the start of the budget session on Wednesday. He praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah under whose […]

Statement Regarding Termination of Propo...

In response to the announcement that Lifespan Corp. (“Lifespan”) and Care New England Health System (“Care New England”) have terminated their proposed merger, Holly Vedova, Director of the FTC’s Competition Bureau, released this statement: “I am pleased that Lifespan and Care New England have abandoned their efforts to complete an anti-competitive merger that should never […]

Three Quebecers among the winners of the...

Three Quebec artists are among the winners of the Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts. Jocelyn Robert, an interdisciplinary artist from Quebec City, has been recognized for her key role in the development of future generations of Quebec artists. Robert works in visual arts, music, audio art, digital art, performance, installation, video and […]

Live State of the Union updates: Biden t...

President Biden, during his State of the Union address on March 1, said the country was “moving forward safely, returning to more normal routines.” (The Washington Post) Biden, turning to the coronavirus section of his speech, walked a fine line in laying out a four-point plan for continuing to fight the pandemic. The president said […]

Mass walkout at UN for Lavrov’s speech a

First it was sport now musicians boycott Russia British singers Louis Tomlinson and Yungblud along with the band Franz Ferdinand have canceled upcoming performances in Russia in light of the Russian-Ukrainian war, following in the footsteps of other musical groups to do so. Taking to Twitter on Tuesday, Scottish indie rockers Franz Ferdinand said they […]

RBA governor broadens measure of wage gr...

The Governor formally waived the guideline in 2021 that rates would not increase until the Wage Price Index increased by 3%. It now refers to a broader measure of labor costs that does not have a specific numeric trigger. The tragedy in Ukraine added uncertainty and supported the theme of “patience”. As expected, the Reserve […]

Live Covid-19 updates: mask mandates, re...

An elementary school in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, last month. Mayor Eric Adams said Sunday that school mask mandates will likely end on March 7 in New York City.Credit…Natalie Keyssar for The New York Times Mayor Eric Adams said Sunday that New York City is preparing to eliminate school mask mandates and vaccine requirements for restaurants, gyms […]

Ukraine Crisis Live News, Russia- Ukrain...

People attend an anti-war demonstration outside the Russian Embassy in Bogota, Colombia on Saturday. (Photo: Reuters) Students stuck at Polish border, India considering route to Budapest As hundreds of Indian students are stranded in freezing temperatures on the Ukraine-Poland border, the government announced on Sunday that it had identified an alternative rail route between Uzhhorod, […]

At CPAC, Trump delivers keynote, wins st...

Former President Donald Trump delivers a primetime speech to a packed house at CPAC in Orlando. (via: Talia Blake/WMFE) The Conservative Political Action Committee ended on Sunday. Former President Donald Trump spoke for about an hour and a half over the weekend during a keynote address to a crowded ballroom at the Rosen Shingle Creek […]

Conference on Disarmament High Level Wee...

Thank you Madam President. Last year the UK published its Integrated Review of Security, Defence, Foreign and Development Policy. He described the deteriorating security environment, pointing to the risks posed by new disruptive technologies, as well as long-standing concerns about the proliferation of activities by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and Iran. But he […]

California Governor Gavin Newsom issues ...

February 27, 2022 – SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom released the following statement Saturday regarding the passing of Corrections Lt. Steve Taylor of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department: “It is with great sadness that Jennifer and I send our sincere condolences to the family, friends and members of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department on the […]

Western allies agree new financial sanct...

Ukrainian officials said 198 civilians had been killed since the Russian invasion. Western allies agreed on Saturday to a fresh round of financial sanctions against Russia for its invasion of Ukraine, including taking the key step of banning a number of Russian banks from the SWIFT interbank system. In a joint statement, the White House […]

Donald Trump’s CPAC speech reminds Repub

Former president donald trump crowned himself king of the GOP at CPAC on Saturday, delivering a speech to a large crowd that featured all the makings of the man keen to take over the White House “We did it twice. And we’re going to do it again,” Trump told a roaring crowd inside the Rosen […]

McGeachin delivers taped speech at white...

By KEITH RIDLER – Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Republican Idaho Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin and Republican Georgia Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene were among speakers at a white nationalist rally in Florida. McGeachin gave a taped speech at America’s first political action conference on Friday and Greene appeared in person. McGeachin appears to be […]

Canada’s Governor General did not reques

CLAIM: The Governor General of Canada “said she needed 958,000 emails to remove” Prime Minister Justin Trudeau from office. FACTS: The Office of the Secretary to the Governor General said “no such registry or process exists.” Social media users have been circulating an erroneous claim in recent days suggesting Trudeau will be removed if enough […]

Department of Defense Statement on Addit...

The following statement is attributed to Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby: Yesterday the President authorized an additional $350 million in military aid from Department of Defense stockpiles, including anti-armour, small arms and various ammunition, body armor and related equipment to support the Ukrainian frontline defenders against Russia’s unprovoked attack. This brings the total security assistance […]

Governor General says Canada “has been c

As a young girl in Nunavik in the 1950s, Mary Simon and her friends chatted happily on their way to elementary school, just like the other children. But, unlike most of the other children, they fell silent when they reached the playground. Inuit languages ​​were banned at the federal day school in Kuujjuaq in northern […]

Ukraine-Russia News Tracking Live – The

WASHINGTON — The United States and Europe moved on Friday to personally penalize Russian President Vladimir V. Putin for his invasion of Ukraine, imposing sanctions aimed at freezing his wealth while continuing to try to cripple his military capabilities and economic through other new restrictions. White House officials have said President Biden intends to impose […]

Conservative Texas students sue universi...

Blurred discussion group of students sitting in class (iStock/Getty Images) (NEXSTAR) – Three University of Houston students are suing the school, claiming the school’s anti-harassment policies limit their freedom of speech. The students, who consider themselves conservative, say what UH considers hate speech is just their opinion. The Houston Chronicle reports that one of the […]

Governor Edwards issues statement on Ukr...

BATON ROUGE — Governor John Bel Edwards issued a statement Thursday saying Vice President Kamala Harris’ trip to Louisiana has been postponed due to developments in Ukraine. Vice President Harris was scheduled to travel Friday to Sunset, La., with Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo to discuss the administration’s efforts to expand broadband Internet access. Governor Edwards’ […]

Portman statement on ongoing actions to ...

February 23, 2022 | Press Releases WASHINGTON DC – Today, U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) issued the following statement on steps taken by the Biden administration and our international partners to deter further Russian aggression in Ukraine: “President Biden’s initial announcement of sanctions in response to Russian aggression in Donetsk and Luhansk is an important […]

2022 GOVERNOR GENERAL’S PERFORMING ARTS

Fernando Dansereau, CM. – Screenwriter, director and producer of cinema and television Fernand Dansereau is a pioneer of Quebec cinema and television. Highly respected within the industry, he has written, produced or directed landmark works that have been acclaimed by his colleagues and the public; he has moved thousands of viewers with TV series like […]

Music legend David Foster wins Governor ...

If you’ve ever listened to Celine Dion, Jennifer Lopez or Whitney Houston, then you’ve had the pleasure of hearing the producing talents of David Foster. But the 72-year-old is also a pianist and songwriter, and now he’s working on a musical. On Wednesday, Foster — who grew up in Victoria, British Columbia — was revealed […]

The Governor General’s office reminds Ca

Governor General Mary Simon’s office tells Canadians they cannot dissolve the federal government simply by contacting her office. Rideau Hall posted what it called the “important message” Tuesday night on Twitter. “The Office of the Secretary to the Governor General is aware that misinformation encouraging citizens to contact the Governor General or our office to […]

Sanders and his Democratic rivals are ru...

By ANDREW DeMILLO – Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – Former White House press secretary Sarah Sanders and four Democrats hoping to challenge her for governor of Arkansas made their candidacies official Tuesday, as the week-long filing period to run in the state elections has begun. Sanders, a Republican who has been running since […]

Statement to the Assembly February 22, 2...

Mr President, I wish to inform Members of my decision to commission an independent review of Invest Northern Ireland. Gordon Lyons, Minister of Economy I know there has been a lot of interest in the House, and across Northern Ireland, for the launch of this review. I’ll start by putting this announcement in context. As […]

Class 10, 12 results updates; Scheduled...

CBSE Term 1 results due soon on cbseresults.nic.in CBSE Term 1 Result Live 2021: There is no official update as to when the Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE) will declare the Term 1 Class 10 and Class 12 results. CBSE Term 1 result time will be announced on cbse.gov.in website. Along with the declaration […]

Statement by Governor Youngkin on House ...

RICHMOND, Va. — Lawmakers last month killed legislation that would give localities the ability to ban the use of coal tar sealer, a product that environmental and health agencies say can negatively impact the aquatic and human life. A House of Delegates subcommittee voted 5-4 to table House Bill 949sponsored by Del. Kathy KL Tran, […]

Governor Sisolak’s State of the State Ad

Governor Steve Sisolak and former Raiders President Marc Badain with a Las Vegas Raiders proclamation event at the stadium site. By Alan Snel of LVSportsBiz.com It’s an NFL stadium and Las Vegas’ favorite plaything, the place politicians like to use both as a stage and as a backdrop for talks and publicity. It was the […]

Governor Bowman’s speech on high inflati

Before we begin our conversation on community banks, I would like to briefly discuss my outlook for the US economy and my vision for appropriate monetary policy.1 In my view, the main challenge for monetary policy now is to reduce inflation without harming the ongoing economic expansion. Inflation is way too high. Last year, I […]

Governor General’s Message on the Occasi

OTTAWA (ON), February 20, 2022 /CNW/ – As the 2022 Winter Olympics draw to a close, Whit and I would like to congratulate all of the athletes for an outstanding performance. We would also like to express our gratitude to the coaches, trainers, volunteers, family, friends and everyone else who supported these talented Canadians. No […]

British High Commissioner Robert Chatter...

Shubho oporannho. (Hello.) Ami ekhane ashte pere anondito. (I’m very happy to be here.) I am delighted to address the Dhaka Reporters Unit this afternoon, the last day of the Bengali winter – my favorite season. Free media is the cornerstone of a free society. The role of the press in holding the powerful to […]

Statement from Governor Glenn Youngkin o...

Lawmakers narrowly passed a bill this month that would allow people fired for refusing a COVID-19 vaccine to receive unemployment benefits if no other wrongdoing occurred. The measure was advanced by the House of Delegates with a vote of 51 to 48 and was referred to a Senate committee on February 10. The bill was […]

Statement by G7 Foreign Ministers on Rus...

The text of the following statement was issued by the G7 Foreign Ministers of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, United Kingdom and United States of America, and by the High Representative of the European Union. Beginning text: We, the G7 Foreign Ministers of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States […]

Kansas Supreme Court asked to dismiss re...

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Attorney General Derek Schmidt’s office has asked the Kansas Supreme Court to dismiss two lawsuits that challenge new Republican-drawn congressional redistricting maps. In a petition filed Friday, Schmidt’s office argued that the state court system lacked jurisdiction to adjudicate disputes over the redistricting of federal offices. Democrats, a civil rights group […]

Illinois Federation of Teachers issues s...

WESTMONT, Ill. (WREX) – Illinois Federation of Teachers (IFT) President Dan Montgomery released a statement following the appeals court ruling allowing schools to make masks optional. Here is the full statement: “The Illinois 4th District Court of Appeals decision released late last night makes one thing clear: School districts are free to implement their own […]

kerala: Kerala Guv’s Dam Speech Contempt

CHENNAI: Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan’s announcement of Kerala’s proposal to build a new dam in place of the existing Mullaperiyar Dam has sparked strong reactions from political parties in Tamil Nadu. TN Water Resources Minister Duraimurugan said the move amounted to contempt of court. In a statement, Duraimurugan said the Supreme Court’s May 7, […]

Pence was met with protests ahead of the...

article Protesters against Mike Pence’s visit to Stanford distributed these pamphlets. PALO ALTO, Calif. – Former Vice President Mike Pence delivered a speech to a sold-out crowd at Stanford University on Thursday night. This is the third leg of his 2021-2022 campus tour. But former President Trump’s second-in-command was met with protests ahead of the […]

Grassley’s statement on watchdog warning

WASHINGTON- Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa)distinguished member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, issued the following statement regarding the Department of the defense Inspector General’s Office (IGO) report published today titled “Evaluation of Screening of Displaced Persons from Afghanistan.” “Following the Biden administration’s chaotic withdrawal from Afghanistan, I expressed concern about the administration’s lackluster efforts to screen […]

Cbseresults.nic.in 10th, 12th results so...

Check CBSE 10th, 12th term 1 results at cbse.gov.in, cbseresults.nic.in Image credit: shutterstock.com Cbseresults.nic.in 10th, 12th Quarter 1 Results 2021 LIVE: The Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE) will soon announce the Class 10, 12 Term 1 exam results. According to a board official, students can expect Class 10, 12 results this week. Once released, […]

Man killed in Nanaimo store wins Governo...

Breadcrumb Links News Local News criminality Eric Kutzner, 79, was a champion for people with disabilities in Creston and senior housing in Nanaimo, his family said in a statement. Author of the article: Jeff Bell • Victoria Times columnist Eric Kutzner, who was killed in a Nanaimo cafe on Saturday morning, was a champion for […]

Burgum wants property tax cuts and incre...

BISMARCK, ND (AP) — Local governments should refrain from raising property taxes and lawmakers must invest more to guard against ever-escalating cybersecurity attacks, North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum said Wednesday. , in his State of the State address. “The state of our state is strong and growing stronger every day thanks to our unwavering faith […]

Rep. Oldenburg: Statement: Governor Eve...

Madison, WI… Rep. Loren Oldenburg (R-Viroqua) released the following statement after Governor Evers delivered his State of the State Address. “Tonight, Governor Evers delivered his annual State of the State Address. The Governor highlighted the state’s work with farmers through the Farm Support Program. The farm support program was a good use of federal COVID-19 […]

Trump news live: Eric Trump lays out fam...

Stormy Daniels obliquely denies writing a statement on the Trump case Racist far-right French presidential candidate Eric Zemmour’s campaign claims that Donald Trump personally called the candidate to offer his encouragement. According to one of Mr. Zemmour’s top aides, Mr. Trump “told Eric Zemmour not to back down, to hold on, to stay brave” – […]

Budgeting in person? NJ lawmakers vote ...

What there is to know New Jersey lawmakers voted to delay the governor’s legally required address for two weeks in hopes that falling COVID-19 numbers mean the return of in-person speech. Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy had requested the extension “hoping the number of cases will allow the speech to be delivered” in the Assembly chamber […]

Statement from White House Homeland Secu...

We are working closely with our Canadian counterparts to end the blockade of major bridges and crossings between the United States and Canada and to restore vital trade between our two nations. Following the President’s video conference call with Prime Minister Trudeau on Friday, I spoke again last night with Canada’s National Security and Intelligence […]

Class 10, 12 results next week? Know ho...

Check CBSE 10th, 12th term 1 results at cbse.gov.in, cbseresults.nic.in Image credit: shutterstock.com cbseresults.nic.in CBSE 10th, 12th Term 1 Result 2021 LIVE: The Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE) is expected to announce the exam results for Class 10, 12 Semester 1 next week, by February 20. Although there is no official confirmation; once released, […]

Threats to Free Speech Are Not New, They...

United States Attorney General Merrick Garland gave a speech last month marking the anniversary of the January 6, 2021 riot at the United States Capitol. Vowing to prosecute the perpetrators of that day and anyone who commits or threatens violence in the name of political passions, Garland also vowed to uphold free speech rights. Outlining […]

Town of Kerrville Releases Statement Reg...

The Town of Kerrville released a statement regarding the upcoming May 2022 general election. At last week’s city council meeting, council passed a resolution that sets out the May municipal election, which will be held on Saturday, May 7. . Residents of Kerrville will vote for mayor, council members for Locations 3 and 4, as […]

Freed youth activists continue to live i...

Fourth of 5 parts Part 1: Remaking Hong Kong: How Beijing killed freedom with the shutdown of Apple Daily Part 2: Remaking Hong Kong: Chinese government infiltrating newsrooms with spies Part 3: Remaking Hong Kong: Beijing’s order is to brainwash students HONG KONG — On Dec. 22, 2021, Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Hong […]

Warren County Commissioner Releases Stat...

WARREN COUNTY, NJ – A Warren County official released a statement following a decision by New Jersey appeals courts to rule in favor of Governor Phil Murphy’s vaccination mandate. Courts ruled on Friday in favor of Executive Order 283, which eliminates weekly testing options for employees in “high-risk gathering places” and mandates vaccinations instead. These […]

Governor Kay Ivey touts jobs and fights ...

Governor Kay Ivey, in her re-election kickoff speech in Birmingham on Thursday, ticked off a list of popular talking points, noting the state’s fight against President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandates and the low rate unemployment insurance from Alabama. “We’re going to hear a lot of talk in this campaign from politicians making big promises,” […]

Live Updates: Latest news on trucker pro...

Video Protesters rumbled through traffic in the capital, Ottawa, and continued blockades on some of the busiest roads connecting Canada to the United States, demanding an end to vaccination mandates and coronavirus restrictions.CreditCredit…Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press, via Associated Press Doug Ford, the Premier of Ontario, declared a state of emergency for the entire province on […]

4 Key Moments From Janet Mills’ State of

Governor Janet Mills highlighted areas of agreement on budget issues while defending her record on the COVID-19 pandemic in her State of the State Address Thursday that preceded a 2022 re-election campaign with the former Governor Paul LePage. The Democratic governor did not mention his likely Republican opponent by name in his hour-long speech to […]

RBA Governor Lowe’s opening statement –

The preview is here: The link for the live coverage is here The full text of his opening statement is here Summary of headlines from Lowe’s opening statement (via Reuters) report estimating that GDP grew by around 5% in 2021 and expect GDP growth of around 4¼% in 2022 and 2% in 2023 says recovery […]

Governor General Mary Simon tests positi...

Breadcrumb Links News Simon says she will continue to self-isolate and take some time to rest for the next few days. Author of the article: In this file photo taken on November 23, 2021, Governor General Mary Simon delivers the Speech from the Throne in the Senate of Canada in Ottawa. Photo by BLAIR GABLE/POOL […]

Governor General tests positive for COVI...

Governor General Mary Simon delivers the Speech from the Throne in the Senate in Ottawa on Tuesday, November 23, 2021. The Governor General has tested positive for COVID-19. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld OTTAWA – The Governor General of Canada has tested positive for COVID-19. Governor General Mary Simon said in a statement […]

Governor General Mary Simon tests positi...

Governor General Mary Simon has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a statement posted on her office’s official Twitter account. Simon said she had mild symptoms but would take some time to rest for the next few days. She had been self-isolating after her husband, Whit Fraser, tested positive on Tuesday. “As Whit and I […]

1000th meeting of the OSCE Forum for Sec...

Thank you Mr President. I would like to thank you for convening this Millennium Plenary Meeting to mark the 1000th meeting of the Forum for Security Co-operation (FSC). As we know, the FSC was created at the Helsinki Ministerial Conference thirty years ago. At the first meeting in Vienna in September 1992, the FSC began […]

Live updates on monetary and financial n...

White House Raises Awareness of 2021 Child Tax Credit Application The 2022 tax season began on January 24 and will continue until April 18, when 2021 tax returns will be due. To help raise awareness of the 2021 Child Tax Credit which has been expanded and made available to more families as part of the […]

Speech from the Throne outlines plans to...

Janet Austin, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, delivered the Speech from the Throne, outlining the government’s plans to build a stronger British Columbia for all, while continuing to support British Columbians through difficult times. “From rebuilding after fires and floods to riding through this difficult wave of COVID-19, we’ve shown we can accomplish anything by […]

Oral statement on NHS delivery plan to t...

Mr President, with your permission, I would like to make a statement on an ambitious new elective stimulus package… … the NHS delivery plan to tackle the elective Covid-19 care backlog. The NHS has responded with distinction during the country’s fight against the virus. Caring for over 700,000 people with Covid-19 hospitalized in the UK… […]

Live Covid-19 updates: mask mandates, va...

PictureDania Gray, 17, a student at John F. Kennedy High School in Waterbury, Conn., last fall. Connecticut’s governor said Monday that the statewide mask mandate for students and educators is set to end Feb. 28.Credit…Christopher Capozziello for The New York Times Connecticut will allow students and staff to stop wearing masks in schools no later […]

Oklahoma Governor’s Speech to Launch Leg

By SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Improving health care, education, infrastructure and the business climate in Oklahoma was to be a priority set by Gov. Kevin Stitt on Monday during his fourth speech on the state of the state. The first-term Republican, who faces re-election this year, will present his executive budget […]

Missouri governor’s ‘Christian values’ s

(AP) – Missouri Gov. Mike Parson doesn’t have a “litmus test for nominations,” his spokeswoman said Friday, despite a statement earlier in the week that he would only appoint a state health director who shared his “Christian values.” The Republican governor, a Baptist, got angry after the Missouri Senate Effectively Ousted Donald Kauerauf as director […]

Transcript of the Governor General’s vid

OTTAWA (ON), February 6, 2022 /CNW/ – This year we mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. grow in Northern Quebec, my grandmother showed us pictures of The Queen. Her Majesty was revered in the Arctic because the relationship between the Crown and Indigenous peoples is considered sacred. For the past 70 years, Her Majesty has been […]

Prime Minister’s speech on Waitangi Day:

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern used her Waitangi Day speech to call on people to come together and overcome the challenges facing the country now and in the future. A pre-recorded speech by Ardern was played as part of today’s Waitangi Day commemorations. Due to the pandemic, the Waitangi Trust has shifted the focus of this […]

Statement from President Joe Biden on th...

Today our nation marks another tragic milestone – 900,000 American lives have been lost to COVID-19. They were beloved mothers and fathers, grandparents, children, siblings, neighbors and friends. Every soul is irreplaceable. We pray for the loved ones they left behind and together we keep each family enduring this pain in our hearts. After nearly […]

Inslee’s statement condemns RNC stance o

story Governor Jay Inslee released a statement today on the Republican National Committee’s decision to censor two of his own members of Congress for investigating the violent Jan. 6 uprising on our nation’s Capitol. “Today, the National Republican Party endorsed violent sedition as ‘legitimate political speech.’ The GOP censured two of its own congressmen solely […]

Governor-General’s office flooded with p

Breadcrumb Links News Canadian politics Protesters’ appeal campaign is useless ‘because there is no way the Governor-General could ever acquiesce to any of their demands’: expert Publication date : February 04, 2022 • 1 day ago • 3 minute read • 772 comments File photo: The doors of Rideau Hall have been closed during the […]

Missouri Governor’s Statement of “Christ

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson doesn’t have a ‘litmus test for nominations,’ his spokeswoman said on Friday, despite a statement earlier in the week that he would only appoint a chief health officer of the State which shared his “Christian values”. The Republican governor, a Baptist, got angry after the Missouri Senate Effectively Ousted Donald Kauerauf […]

Australian Governor General and Ambassad...

Al Ain: David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia, and Heidi Venamore, Australian Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, visited the campus of the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) in Al Ain as part of a program of events celebrating Australia’s National Day. The delegation also learned about the history […]

Drink shots of Gaumutra, Trinamool MP Ma...

Trinamool’s Mahua Moitra tweeted a challenge to what she called ‘the heckler squad’ New Delhi: Trinamool Congresswoman Mahua Moitra gave a glimpse of what is to come during her speech at Lok Sabha today. She tweeted a challenge to what she called the “heckler squad” to prepare for her speech, a day after Congressman Rahul […]

Governor Tate Reeves Issues Statement On...

The “Medical Marijuana Bill” has taken up an enormous amount of space on the front pages of mainstream media in Mississippi for the past 3 years. There is no doubt that there are individuals in our state who could do much better if they had access to doctor prescribed doses of cannabis. There are also […]

NEWS ALERT: Governor General’s Gold Meda

Lord Willingdon awarded 40 Governor General’s Gold Medals in 1928. The Canadian Numismatic Dealers Association (CAND) distributed this “mail theft notice” to its members this afternoon. The statement said a gold medal from the Governor General of Willingdon had been removed from a parcel, […]

Winter Storm Landon Live Updates: Major ...

Several incidents are reported on major highways. Hundreds of flights are canceled. Texas officials say the power grid is ready. Portions of major highways are closed, hundreds of flights are canceled, school is closed and residents are being asked to stay home as a major winter storm rolls through the Plains and the Midwest. The […]

Reconciliation is top priority for new G...

The ringing of a long-awaited call from the Office of the Secretary to the Governor General, connected to the warm voice of Her Excellency, the Right Honorable Mary May Simon, immediately thaws out on a freezing January afternoon in Ottawa. Sworn in on July 21, 2021, Simon is Canada’s first Indigenous Governor General and the […]

Statement by President Joe Biden and Fir...

We send our warmest greetings to everyone celebrating the Lunar New Year. Across the country and around the world, families and friends are coming together in person and in spirit to celebrate the possibility and hope of a new beginning. As we enter this Year of the Tiger – representing strength and courage – let […]

Speech by the Chief of the Defense Staff...

With this strategy, the Ministry of Defense will protect and promote UK interests in space; and we will play a leading role in the coalition of like-minded nations and organizations that have come together to ensure space is there for the benefit of all. Space is fundamental to our national security and our way of […]

Governor Hochul issues statement on exte...

On Monday, the state Court of Appeals granted a full stay to keep Gov. Kathy Hochul’s order in place. NEW YORK — New developments surround the mask mandate debate in New York. On Monday, the New York State Court of Appeals granted a full stay to keep Governor Kathy Hochul’s order in place. The move […]

UAE: Mohamed bin Zayed receives Governor...

Abu Dhabi: His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates, received David Hurley, Governor General of Australia on Monday. During the meeting, held in Qasr Al Shati, Sheikh Mohamed and Hurley reviewed bilateral relations between the UAE […]