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Dear Senate: Don't forget to ask Kavanaugh about immigration

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh Leon Fresco, an immigration attorney in Holland & Knight's Washington office and former deputy assistant attorney general for the Office of Immigration Litigation, in CNN reminds people that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh should be… … Continue reading

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Senate Committee Confirms Russian Meddling in 2016 President Election

For nearly a year and a half, American citizens and government officials have been debating the degree of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.  It has been alleged that Vladimir Putin and the Russian government developed a clear … Continue reading

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Senate Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism Tackles Foreign Interference in U.S. Elections

On Tuesday, June 26, 2018, the Senate Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism held a hearing titled, Protecting Our Elections: Examining Shell Companies and Virtual Currencies as Avenues for Foreign Interference. The hearing emphasized the need for more transparent campaign finance … Continue reading

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Top 10 Questions about Senate Bill 866 – New State Legislation Impacting How Public Employers Communicate with Employees and Manage Employee Organization / Union Membership Dues

The post was authored by Erin Kunze. On June 27, 2018, Governor Brown signed into law the Final State Budget, along with budget trailer bill, Senate Bill 866. In brief, though there is little comment in the Bill’s legislative analysis, … Continue reading

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U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging Seeks Input on Guardianship

The U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging examines issues that are particularly relevant to the needs of older Americans.  Each year, the Committee studies and releases a bipartisan report on a specific issue of importance.  This year, the Committee’s report … Continue reading

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