centrist house republican carlos curbelo, a carbon tax proponent,

Mucarsel-Powell, former associate dean at Florida International University, had criticized Curbelo's credentials on combating climate change, attacking him for his vote last year to approve GOP tax bill that opened portion of Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Alaska to oil and gas drilling.. ..

party-political funding legislation needed now more than ever

Section 236 states clearly: . “To enhance multiparty democracy, national legislation must provide for the funding of political parties participating in national and provincial legislatures on an equitable and proportional basis.” . ... Law also raises the point that the Political Party Funding..


Khashoggi, commentator on Saudi affairs who wrote for Washington Post's Global Opinions section, had lived in self-imposed exile in the US since September 2017, when he left Saudi Arabia over fears of Riyadh regime's crackdown on critical voices.. ..

u.s. v. stewart

The district court referred to the italicized portion of this conversation as the 'silver platter statement,' nomenclature which we hereby adopt. 2 . ... For the reasons set forth in this section, we answer those questions in the affirmative. ..

u.s. v. pennington

Section 3553(a) provides as follows: Factors to be considered in imposing a sentence. ... The court, in determining the particular sentence to be imposed, shall consider— (1) the nature and circumstances of the offense and the history and characteristics of the defendant; (2) the need for the..

u.s. v. reed

We vacate and remand the portion of the district court's forfeiture order imposing forfeiture of $46,200 jointly and severally between both defendants, and otherwise affirm. . ... While the relevant portion of the McDonnell charges involved honest services fraud under 18 U.S.C. §§ 1343..

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