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US Senate blocks Ukraine, Israel aid amid row over immigration at border

Hindustan Times 07 Dec 2023
Join Now. The vote was along party lines, with every Senate Republican voting no along with Senator Bernie Sanders, an independent who generally votes with Democrats but had expressed concerns about funding Israel's "current inhumane military strategy" against Palestinians ... Get Latest World News along with Latest News from India at Hindustan Times.

Environmental firm sues state of Montana over single-use plastics law

Independent Record 07 Dec 2023
The state of Montana is being sued by nine plaintiffs over a 2021 law that barred local governments from regulating single-use plastics, getting at the heart of a longtime debate over local versus statewide control. The complaint puts forward the argument in two parts ... Spotify ... That effort failed after the bill died in committee along party lines ... .

Final vote set on Republicans’ new congressional maps for Georgia

The Tribune San Luis Obispo 06 Dec 2023
ATLANTA — New Georgia congressional maps designed to preserve Republicans’ 9-5 advantage in the U.S. House are set for final approval Thursday. The House Redistricting Committee voted along party lines ... .

Ukraine Aid Bill Blocked in U.S. Senate as Republicans Press Border Security

Hamodia 06 Dec 2023
border with Mexico ... The vote was along party lines, with every Senate Republican voting no along with Senator Bernie Sanders, an independent who generally votes with Democrats but had expressed concerns about funding Israel’s “current inhumane military strategy” against Palestinians ... Then let’s vote ... MONTHS-LONG IMPASSE ... .

China raises stakes in cyberscam crackdown in Myanmar, though loopholes remain

Asahi News 06 Dec 2023
Experts say many are victims who were forced into conducting the scams ... Wa senior politicians, who have their own Communist Party, have ties to China’s Communist Party dating back decades and run their government along lines similar to Chinese party committees ... 15 ... A few days later, the Wa Communist Party said they had been expelled from the party.

Senate Republicans could vote to fire Gov. Tony Evers' latest appointment to elections commission

Longview News-Journal 06 Dec 2023
Senate Republicans could vote to fire Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' latest appointment to the Wisconsin Elections Commission if the six-member agency refuses to appoint an administrator, the Senate's lead Republican said ... So we’ll keep doing our job.” ... The Senate voted along party lines Sept. 14 to remove Wolfe from office ... Judge.

Cottle: Stop whining, Mr. Santos. You got a fair shake.

The Mercury News 06 Dec 2023
It takes a lot to get booted from the House by one’s colleagues, but the New York Republican really applied himself ... But here’s the thing ... But the delay in rooting him out didn’t split cleanly along party lines ... Once the Ethics Committee’s report detonated, Raskin boarded the expulsion train, along with several other previously reluctant colleagues ... .

Legislators amend Erie County budget to give themselves $16M to hand out as grants

The Buffalo News 06 Dec 2023
This cash was previously set aside in 2022 and does not affect the bottom line of the 2024 budget ... Lawmakers voted 7-4 along party lines for the $123.7 million plan presented three weeks ago by County Executive Mark Poloncarz, with Democrats voting in favor and Republican-supported legislators voting against it.

Inflation is slowing, but consumers aren’t buying it. Are they just stuck in the past?

Market Watch 06 Dec 2023
U.S. consumers can’t seem to shake the feeling that their dollars don’t go as far as they used to. Wages are outpacing inflation. The economy is growing. Investors are pre-emptively celebrating the end of the Federal Reserve’s interest-rate hikes ... One economist has her own theory ... But such sentiment is often split along party lines, Hunter noted ... .

Poll win in 3 states a boost for Indian PM

China Daily 05 Dec 2023
The Congress party comfortably won in Telangana state, which was ruled by the strong Telangana Rashtra Samithi, known for opposing the BJP ... "They will give a push to Hindutva," he remarked, referring to the party's plan of reshaping India along explicitly Hindu lines ... The grouping is led by the Congress party.

Port: NDGOP still searching for an executive director as election year looms

Grand Forks Herald 05 Dec 2023
In the North Dakota Republican Party, district committees can begin holding their meetings to endorse candidates and select delegates for state conventions ... But the party is also divided like never before along populist fault lines emanating from disgraced former President Donald Trump and his movement.

Kemp to sign Georgia’s new redistricting maps

The Daily Telegraph Australia 05 Dec 2023
New state legislative maps are heading to Gov. Brian Kemp's desk for his signature. The House and Senate approved the redrawn maps along party lines on Tuesday ....

Republican Tommy Tuberville's military holds in protest of abortion policy come to an end

Usatoday 05 Dec 2023
Tuberville's blockage of military promotions opposed by GOP senators. Frustrated Republican senators challenged Sen ... WASHINGTON — Republican Sen ... "It's been a long fight. We fought hard ... Wade last year ... The Senate Rules Committee voted along party lines in November to change a rule that Tuberville has used to block the nominations and promotions ...

New North Carolina congressional districts challenged in federal court on racial bias claims

News & Record 05 Dec 2023
But a new edition of the state Supreme Court with a majority of Republican justices essentially reversed that ruling in April, opening the door for GOP legislative leaders to adjust lines that favor again their party's candidates. That ruling, along with an earlier U.S.