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WRVA News
May 13, 2020 - 4:24 pm
Attorneys general accuse government of abandoning enforcement of environmental and health laws
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FILE - This April 23, 2020, file photo shows President Donald J. Trump's name printed on a stimulus check issued by the IRS to help combat the adverse economic effects of the new coronavirus outbreak in San Antonio.  (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
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WRVA News
April 29, 2020 - 1:03 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — The Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund has sued the federal government over its denial of coronavirus relief payments to U.S. citizens who are married to immigrants without social security numbers.
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FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2019 file photo, the Supreme Court is seen at sunset in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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WRVA News
April 27, 2020 - 1:13 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that insurance companies can collect $12 billion from the federal government to cover their losses in the early years of the health care law championed by President Barack Obama.
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Jeff Katz
April 17, 2020 - 4:02 pm
Andrew Cuomo demanded less than a month ago that New York desperately needed ventilators. Now they're giving them away. Click here to read more.
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Jeff Katz
April 03, 2020 - 1:24 pm
Have questions about how you get your small business coronavirus loan from the government? Click here to get your answers!
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Jeff Katz
December 05, 2019 - 6:14 pm
Gov. Ralph Northam has ordered Virginia's Medicaid program to "pause" its negotiations with the federal government on a work requirement that was crucial in a deal that allowed Virginia to expand eligibility to thousands of residents, according to the Richmond Times-Dispatch . Why is Northam...
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February 13, 2019 - 1:26 pm
By JILL COLVIN, ANDREW TAYLOR, ALAN FRAM and JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — With little Washington appetite for another shutdown, President Donald Trump is expected to grudgingly accept an agreement that would keep the government open but provide just a fraction of the money he...
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January 26, 2019 - 10:35 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — With the longest shutdown in U.S. history officially over, here's a look at how the federal government will get back to regular business: ___ WHEN WILL FEDERAL WORKERS GET PAID? It's unclear at this time. The White House tweeted that it will be "in the coming days." Some 800,000...
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January 12, 2019 - 9:21 am
By LISA MASCARO , AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama stunned Republicans when he bypassed Congress and — relying on what he called his pen and his phone — used executive powers to enact his agenda, including protecting millions of young immigrants from...
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December 22, 2018 - 7:22 am
The government has partially shut down after President Donald Trump was unable to agree with Democratic and Republican lawmakers on spending for his border wall. Government operations will be disrupted during the shutdown and hundreds of thousands of federal workers will be furloughed or forced to...
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