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Rail service at your fingertips amid spending surge | News, Sports, Jobs

State officials raise the prospect of new passenger train lines and expanded service across the state, citing billions of dollars in expected economic benefits. But their vision could stay exactly that, unless they can muster enough state and federal funds to cover the new services. And while Congressional Democrats are clamoring for tens of billions in new transportation dollars, there’s ...

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Governor Newsom signs landmark legislation to boost California housing supply and fight housing crisis

Governor Newsom’s plan to return to California will result in more than 84,000 new housing units being created and an exit from homelessness, including today’s announcement of $ 1.75 billion in funding for affordable housing for the New Housing Accelerator in California. SB 8 expands 2019 housing crisis law to boost housing production SB 9 gives homeowners additional tools to ...

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Congress returns to Washington. Here’s what needs to be done – and what members of the Minnesota delegation would like to do

After more than a month in their home countries, Senators are back in Washington to pick up where they left off at the end of the 117th Congress’ first long period of legislature. The House will be officially back next week. Lawmakers have a long way to go between now and their scheduled adjournment in early December: Two of Congress’ ...

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Plan to cover I-5 in Rose Quarter | News Radio 1190 KEX

The Oregon Transportation Commission last week put forward the road coverage option for the I-5 Rose district improvement project known as the Hybrid 3 option, with conditions. Today’s decision by the CTA takes forward the bill that was part of the 2017 House Bill, passed in 2017, a major bill on transportation financing. The legislation ordered ODOT to build the ...

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New Wright-Patterson Child Development Site May Be In “Several Years”

Preschoolers from the New Horizons Child Development Center at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio, attend an event in November 2015. (Michelle Gigante / US Air Force) DAYTON, Ohio (Tribune Content Agency) – As prospects look good for congressional funding, construction of a new child development center at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base could take several years, Major Support that ...

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Defense bill moves to ground floor and includes Central Coast priorities

Representative Carbajal calls the bill “a major victory for our military, our communities and our country” – This week, the House Armed Services Committee completed its National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) markup for fiscal 2022. The bill advanced out of committee on a bipartisan basis, by a vote of 57-2. The sweeping measure includes several of Representative Carbajal’s proposals to ...

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New Jersey has yet to defeat ICE

A protester protests against the incarceration of immigrants by CBP (Customs and Border Patrol) and ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement). (Erik McGregor / Getty) To subscribe to The nation Subscribe now for as low as $ 2 per month! Thank you for signing up The nationthe weekly bulletin of. Thank you for signing up. For more than The nation, see ...

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3 players to watch in the preseason final against Bills

Three players to watch in the Green Bay Packers’ pre-season game against the Buffalo Bills. The Green Bay Packers will wrap up their preseason on Saturday afternoon when they visit the Buffalo Bills. If the first two games go well, we won’t see many Packers starters against the Bills. Instead, expect to see players in the roster bubble aiming for ...

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