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The Senate voted Tuesday to keep a $400 million annual cut — or roughly a half of 1 percent — to the food stamp program as part of a major five-year f...read more
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is considering whether to sign legislation that would let state regulators intervene in federal utility cases. Missouri's Public S...read more
Wash. gov signs $8.7 billion transportation budget
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee signed off on an $8.7 billion transportation budget Monday that puts money toward maintaining state roadways and continues spen...read more
Court delays work on Tarkine mine
The Federal Court has extended an injunction banning work at a new mine in the Tarkine region. Shree Minerals' mine at Nelson Bay River was approved last ...read more