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PG&E Cash Sweep Sends Distress Sign to California Lawmakers

PG&E Cash Sweep Sends Distress Sign to California LawmakersThe state enacted a law earlier this year to help utilities cover costs of last year’s wildfires, including by selling bonds backed by customer bills. PG&E, owner of California’s largest utility, has lost more than $ 12 billion in market value, about half, since the deadliest wildfire in state history broke out Nov. 8. PG&E put its utility subsidiary through bankruptcy after the California power crisis of 2000-2001.



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Trump and Republican lawmakers stoke migrant caravan conspiracy theories

Trump and Republican lawmakers stoke migrant caravan conspiracy theoriesIowa Rep. Steve King and other Republicans have put a caravan of Central American migrants in the spotlight ahead of the midterm elections, and some are fueling conspiracy theories about who is backing the migrants.



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Rosenstein agrees to private meeting with House lawmakers

Rosenstein agrees to private meeting with House lawmakersDeputy AG Rosenstein will speak with lawmakers after reports that he had discussed secretly recording Trump, a source says.



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Lawmakers Judging Kavanaugh Accuser Still Can’t Fix Their Own Harassment Policy

Lawmakers Judging Kavanaugh Accuser Still Can’t Fix Their Own Harassment PolicyWASHINGTON ― The Senate is rushing to address a sexual assault allegation



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Lawmakers impeach all 4 W.Va. court justices over spending

Lawmakers impeach all 4 W.Va. court justices over spendingCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia lawmakers completed the extraordinary move of impeaching all four state Supreme Court justices Monday night for spending issues, including a suspended justice facing a 23-count federal indictment.



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Heather Heyer Remembered By Lawmakers, Activists On Charlottesville Anniversary

Heather Heyer Remembered By Lawmakers, Activists On Charlottesville AnniversaryPoliticians and activists shared tributes to Heather Heyer on Sunday, honoring



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Clashes after Argentine lawmakers reject bill to legalize abortion

Clashes after Argentine lawmakers reject bill to legalize abortionArgentina's Senate on Thursday rejected a bill to legalize elective abortion, a defeat for a grassroots movement that came closer than ever to achieving the decriminalization of the procedure. After the vote, small groups of protesters clashed with police, throwing firebombs and setting up flaming barricades. Police officers responded with tear gas.



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These Are The Immigration Bills Lawmakers Are Set To Vote On This Week

These Are The Immigration Bills Lawmakers Are Set To Vote On This WeekLawmakers are expected to vote on two immigration bills in the House this week



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Democratic Lawmakers Call On DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen To Resign

Democratic Lawmakers Call On DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen To ResignSeveral Democratic lawmakers said Monday that Department of Homeland Security



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Activists, Lawmakers Of Color Denounce Hard-Line GOP Immigration Bill

Activists, Lawmakers Of Color Denounce Hard-Line GOP Immigration BillA coalition of immigrant rights activists, policy experts and faith leaders



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