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What others say: A needed compromise for the railroad

...Alaska Railroad and other railroads in the process of implementing PTC systems, is that while Congress passed the law requiring the safety improvements, they made no move to help lines with the cost of adopting them. For the past several years...
Alaska lawmakers debate requiring constitutional education

...Federalist Papers and the first state constitutions.Arizona and North Dakota legislators last month adopted GOP-backed laws requiring high school students to pass the civics portion of the U.S. citizenship test to receive a diploma. Lawmakers in...

...flowing into the lake. Ohio lawmakers this past spring took a step toward tackling the algae problem when they enacted a law requiring most farmers to undergo training before they use commercial fertilizers on their fields.But they stopped short of...
Agency: Dan Sullivan broke state law

...His official mayoral spokeswoman issued an apologetic statement for comments he made at a candidate forum equated laws requiring union membership and payment of union dues to slavery. According to the agency's report, Sullivan said the news...
House committee advances bill on AGDC appointments

...the AGDC.Chenault, R-Nikiski, said it was an oversight to have not specifically exempted the AGDC from a state law requiring that individuals appointed to boards or commissions of state government be registered Alaska voters. He said testimony...
Chenault plans to propose AGDC amendment serve on that board.Minority Senate Democrats called on Parnell to withdraw Rabinow's name, citing a state law requiring appointees to boards or commissions of state government to be and have been before the last general election registered...

...access to information from statehouses and city halls across the country, as officials broadly interpret exemptions in laws requiring openness.Tensions between government officials, journalists and watchdog groups are a constant in American life...

...the 401 national park units, adding that Park Service workers and others in the Interior Department followed federal law requiring that employees limit their actions to those that protect life and property."We did the best we could," she said...
Circle hooks and barbless hooks guide who invented the Crippled Herring, Kandlefish and Sonic BaitFish jigs, thinks there ought to be a federal law requiring that all hooks being fished with natural bait be single and barbless.Corey Wilcox wrote that he has been fishing with...

...2012 budget year ends on Sept. 30. But not a single one of the 12 annual agency appropriations bills has become law, requiring lawmakers to step in with the stopgap funding measure to avoid a disastrous partial shutdown of the government.WHY...


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