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California Propositions November 2022 Election

California Proposition 1, Right to Reproductive Freedom Amendment (2022) I support California Proposition 27, Legalize Sports Betting and Revenue for Homelessness Prevention Fund Initiative (2022) Is this just to promote gambling (regressive addiction taxing of the poor)? The lottery gambling … Continue reading

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S.2434 – Local Journalism Sustainability Act

S.2434 Local Journalism Sustainability Act Introduced in Senate (07/22/2021) This bill allows individual taxpayers a tax credit up to $250 in any taxable year for subscriptions to one or more local newspapers for the taxpayer’s personal use. It also allows … Continue reading

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U.S. Senate Legislation 117th Congress

U.S. Senate Legislation 117th Congress . S.2434 Local Journalism Sustainability Act . Government Legislation U.S. Senate Legislation 116th Congress from Creating Better World

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H.R.7 – Paycheck Fairness Act – 117th Congress

H.R.7 – Paycheck Fairness Act Sponsor: Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3] (Introduced 01/28/2021) Committees: House – Education and Labor This bill addresses wage discrimination on the basis of sex, which is defined to include pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, and sex … Continue reading

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H.R.2012 – Clean Corridors Act of 2021 – 117th Congress

H.R.2012 – Clean Corridors Act of 2021 Sponsor: Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] (Introduced 03/18/2021) Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure To amend title 23, United States Code, to establish a grant program for the installation of electric vehicle charging infrastructure and … Continue reading

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H.R.1196 – Confronting and Correcting Historical Injustices Act – 117th Congress

H.R.1196 – Confronting and Correcting Historical Injustices Act Sponsor: Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] (Introduced 02/22/2021) Committees: House – Judiciary; Education and Labor; Armed Services This bill establishes the Commission for Review and Correction of Historical Injustices to identify, investigate, and review … Continue reading

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H.R.2205 Incentivizing Value Capture for Greener Transportation Act – 117th Congress (2021-2022)

H.R.2205 Incentivizing Value Capture for Greener Transportation Act Sponsor: Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] (Introduced 03/26/2021) Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure This bill authorizes the Department of Transportation (DOT) to provide technical assistance grants to states and local governments to (1) … Continue reading

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H.R.1817 – Protecting Workers for a Clean Future Act – 117th Congress

H.R.1817 – Protecting Workers for a Clean Future Act Sponsor: Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] (Introduced 03/11/2021) Committees: House – Education and Labor The Secretary of Labor, in consultation with the Secretary of Energy, shall establish a grant program for local governments … Continue reading

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H.R.8377 CEO Accountability and Responsibility Act – 116th Congress (2019-2020)

Sponsor: Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] (Introduced 09/24/2020) Committees: House – Ways and Means; Oversight and Reform This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the corporate income tax rate for publicly traded corporations that pay their chief executive officers or … Continue reading

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H.Res.496 – Right to participate in boycotts in pursuit of civil and human rights at home and abroad

H.Res.496 – Affirming that all Americans have the right to participate in boycotts in pursuit of civil and human rights at home and abroad, as protected by the First Amendment to the Constitution. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVESJuly 16, 2019 … Continue reading

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