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Don’t remove Ekweremadu’

A group, Democracy in Action, has warned the All Progressives Congress against removing the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu.

The group, in a statement by its Chairman, Dr. 268 more words


Viewpoint: College accreditation debate is aggressive, not progressive

The scrutiny on qualifications for college accreditation has intensified.

Released prior to the June 17 Senate hearing on the issue, a white paper entitled, Higher Education Accreditation: Concepts and Proposals… 889 more words


Stop playing politics after elections, Ekweremadu tells APC

The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, on Wednesday asked the All Progressives Congress government to provide good governance and stop playing politics after elections.
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Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate - June 2015

Toured the new Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, dedicated to “educating the public about the important role of the Senate in our government, encouraging participatory democracy, invigorating civil discourse, and inspiring the next generation of citizens and leaders to engage in the civic life of their communities.” Now that’s a mission – can all U.S. 367 more words

Senate Bill 3 remains main focus for sick families in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa —  Just a day after Governor Wolf vetoes the proposed budget, lawmakers, doctors and passionate Pennsylvanians gather on the Capitol steps in support of medical marijuana. 324 more words


Senate passes controversial union financing bill before rising for the summer

OTTAWA — Three bills passed by the House of Commons had their fates decided by the Senate on the eve of Canada Day — one was pushed through by the Conservative majority, while the other two languished without a word being spoken. 648 more words


What The Senate Democrats Are Throwing At Rauner

Yesterday, both the General Assembly and the Senate had a committee of the whole. While the General Assembly was a bit of a circus, the Senate passed two things worth mentioning here. 205 more words