Latest News for: Along party lines


Former Ejisu MP under fire over bribery allegation

Joy Online 22 Jan 2022
But despite paying that huge sum of money, he lost his seat in the elections to his strongest opponent – Lawyer John Kumah ... Mr ... Perhaps, he does not subscribe to the politics that demands that every party person must defend along party lines ... “GOGO will do political party reform on day 3 to rid primaries and general elections of e-fees.

SC Senate adopts congressional map that protects GOP advantage, reduces competitiveness

Finger Lakes Times 21 Jan 2022
The upper chamber passed the plan 26-15, along party lines, after nearly five hours of debate ... along racial lines and leaves the state without a single competitive congressional seat ... Senators voted along party lines to table the map and several others put forward by Democrats.

Breaking News: TN Senate Republicans Pass Gerrymandered Voting Districts

The Tennessee Tribune 21 Jan 2022
In 7-2 votes along party lines, the committee advanced Senator Jack Johnson’s (R-Franklin) three bills for new election maps for TN Senate, House, and the state’s nine U.S ... They tabled the Democratic plan and passed the Republican one in three votes along party lines, 26 to 5.

Moldova's Opposition Holds Flashmob in Protest Against Tariff Hike

Urdu Point 21 Jan 2022
Supporters of the Shor party, along with party's members Marina Tauber, Vadim Fotescu, and Regina Apostolova lined up in front of the presidential administration building with posters that said that people expected prosperity in the country but instead faced poverty and higher utility bills.

House tax cut bill passes to Senate, showing partisan divide in priorities and philosophies

The Courier Times 21 Jan 2022
The Indiana House passed a $1.3 billion tax cut bill on to the Senate with a division on whether or not the cut is the best use of Indiana’s resources ... Author Rep ... The bill passed 68-25, largely along party lines ... Rep ... Rep ... Rep ... The bill received support from business leaders in committee, where it passed along party lines ... Cover image. Rep ... ....

Peer suggests having two first ministers at Stormont and no deputy

Belfast Telegraph 21 Jan 2022
“After the election, whatever the outcome, I am very [happy] — the Government is very happy — to have a discussion with the political parties to test the appetite for any further reforms along the lines that have been suggested in the debate.” Daily Headlines & Evening Telegraph Newsletter.

Tennessee's exclusionary adoption law originated with firebrand Republicans

Nashville Tennessean 21 Jan 2022
The General Assembly passed the bill along party lines except for former Sen. Steve Dickerson, R-Nashville, who voted against it.        ... .

Committee votes down moratorium on COVID-19 vaccine mandates

Marietta Daily Journal 21 Jan 2022
21—A legislative committee voted along party lines ...

Ohio voting rights advocates dealt blow after federal election, redistricting bill stalls

The Columbus Dispatch 21 Jan 2022
Mapmakers must now redraw the lines to ensure they pass constitutional muster ... a breakdown along party lines, a complete lack of transparency, and rigged maps," she said in an email.

Indiana House backs GOP tax cut plan that has uncertain fate

Journal Review 21 Jan 2022
House members voted 68-25 mostly along party lines in favor of the proposal potentially cutting more than $1 billion a year in various taxes ... Democrats criticized the plan for mostly benefitting corporations and the wealthy rather than using the money to reduce college tuition, help pay childcare expenses and cover high prescription drug bills ... ....

State opens fund to compensate investors who lost money in Ponzi scheme

Union Leader 21 Jan 2022
A group of 150 investors lost around $30 million when the scheme cratered in 2009 ... Support for investor compensation split along party lines, with Republicans favoring compensation to make up for the state's failures, and Democrats arguing the state had more pressing priorities than compensating investors who fell prey to the scheme ... ....

Governor could get more appointment power

Citrus County Chronicle 21 Jan 2022
And what you will see is an executive branch that is mired in inefficiency,” House sponsor Tommy Gregory, R-Sarasota, said before the bill was approved Thursday by the Republican-controlled State Affairs Committee in a 15-7 vote along party lines ... of the other party,” Rayner said.

Cayuga County's state senators split on confirming Bassett as NY health commissioner

Auburnpub dot com 21 Jan 2022
Robert Harding. The New York State Senate on Thursday confirmed Dr. Mary Bassett as state health commissioner, but Cayuga County's three state senators were split on the vote. The state Senate voted along party lines, 43-20, to confirm Bassett. Democrats supported Gov ... One of Cayuga County's representatives, state Sen ... Jan ... Zucker, along with former Gov ... .

Unions demand OSHA restore anti-COVID standard protecting health workers

People's World 21 Jan 2022
Reflecting the right-wing’s hate of both workers and Biden, the panel’s top Republican, Virginia Foxx of North Carolina, spoke for her party when she called the OSHA standard “tyrannical,” ... The justices ruled 6-3 along party lines against OSHA’s economy-wide anti-virus rule.

Florida's anti-CRT bill to shield people from feeling 'discomfort' over historic actions by their race ...

The Daily Mail 21 Jan 2022
'No individual is inherently racist, sexist or oppressive, whether consciously or unconsciously, solely by the virtue of his or her race or sex ... The committee split along party lines, with Republicans in favor and Democrats opposed ... The Florida Board of Education has already banned CRT in its schools, along with nine other states ... FL Gov ... .