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Virginia News: Attorney General Herring Joins 20 Attorneys General to Demand Sessions End Illegal, Cruel Immigration Tactics

RICHMOND, VA – Today, Virginia Attorney General Mark R. Herring joined a coalition of 21 attorneys general calling on United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions to end the cruel attacks on children and families lawfully seeking asylum in the United States as they seek protection from domestic, sexual and gang violence.  In recent weeks, the … Continue reading Virginia News: Attorney General Herring Joins 20 Attorneys General to Demand Sessions End Illegal, Cruel Immigration Tactics

New York News: A.G. Underwood Joins Coalition Of 21 Attorneys General Demanding Sessions End Illegal, Cruel Immigration Tactics That Harm Children & Undermine Public Safety

NEW YORK – Today, New York Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood joined a coalition of 21 Attorneys General calling on United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions to end the Trump administration’s cruel and illegal attacks on children and families lawfully seeking asylum in the United States as they seek protection from domestic, sexual, and gang … Continue reading New York News: A.G. Underwood Joins Coalition Of 21 Attorneys General Demanding Sessions End Illegal, Cruel Immigration Tactics That Harm Children & Undermine Public Safety

Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Leads Coalition in Support of Stiffer Penalties for Irresponsible Drug Manufactures

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, along with Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Washington Attorney General Robert Ferguson, led a bipartisan coalition of 39 state and territory attorneys general to call on congressional leaders to promptly pass measures to help hold opioid manufacturers accountable for their role in the opioid epidemic … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Leads Coalition in Support of Stiffer Penalties for Irresponsible Drug Manufactures

New York News: Acting AG Underwood Joins Coalition of 39 State Attorneys General Urging Congress to Fund Legal Services Corp.

NEW YORK – Acting New York Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood today joined a bipartisan coalition of 39 state attorneys general in submitting letters to the U.S. House and U.S. Senate Committees on Appropriations to request funding for the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) in the Fiscal Year 2019 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations … Continue reading New York News: Acting AG Underwood Joins Coalition of 39 State Attorneys General Urging Congress to Fund Legal Services Corp.

Merkel, Macron hopeful about German coalition talks

PARIS/January 19, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— German Chancellor Angela Merkel is expressing optimism that a weekend meeting by the rival Social Democrats will lead to coalition talks with her conservatives that could end months of tense political limbo in Europe’s leading economy. Meeting Friday with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris, Merkel said she hopes the party congress … Continue reading Merkel, Macron hopeful about German coalition talks

Q&A: Plan to expand offshore drilling draws cheers, jeers

WASHINGTON/January 05, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The energy industry is cheering the Trump administration’s proposal to open nearly all U.S. coastlines to offshore oil and gas drilling, saying it will reduce U.S. dependence on foreign supplies and create jobs. Independent experts are dubious. They cite strong opposition — even from Republicans — to some ocean drilling and question … Continue reading Q&A: Plan to expand offshore drilling draws cheers, jeers

The Latest: Liberia declares George Weah president-elect

MONROVIA, Liberia/December 29,2017(AP)(STL.News)— The Latest on Liberia’s election (all times local): 6:00 p.m. Liberia’s National Election Commission has declared George Weah president-elect and Jewel Howard-Taylor vice president-elect following a Dec. 26 runoff poll. The commission says their party, the Coalition for Democratic Change, received 61.5 percent of the vote with 732,185 votes, beating Vice President … Continue reading The Latest: Liberia declares George Weah president-elect