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Treasury Select Committee SME finance inquiry terms of reference

The House of Commons’ Treasury Select Committee has published the terms of reference for its inquiry into the state of the small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) finance market. The inquiry will consider the state of the SME finance market under … Continue reading

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Draft Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC) Whois Principles for Sao Paulo Meeting

Prof. Milton Mueller: “A U.S.-led Task Force in ICANNs Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC) released version 3 of its “Whois “Principles” in preparation for the ICANN meeting in Brazil, where it will be debated and finalized. European countries pushed back against … Continue reading

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Oklahoma: plan to let county employees carry guns into courthouses modified in House committee

A plan to let more people carry guns into Oklahoma courthouses was modified by a House committee last week. HB 2527 as originally filed and discussed here provided all county employees, not just elected officials as in a 2017 law … Continue reading

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Women in Congress 1917-2018: Service Dates and Committee Assignments by Member, and Lists by State and Congress

CRS Report via FAS – Women in Congress 1917-2018: Service Dates and Committee Assignments by Member, and Lists by State and Congress. February 6, 2018. “In total, 327 women have been elected or appointed to Congress, 212 Democrats and 115 … Continue reading

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Senate Banking Committee Holds Hearing on Virtual Currencies – Warns of Celebrity Endorsements

The Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs held a hearing on Tuesday on virtual currencies and the role of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) in overseeing the virtual currency industry. Witnesses … Continue reading

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