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In First Presidential Debate, Candidates Spar over Economy, Crime, Trade

Sep 27, 2016

Interspersed between jeers and jabs, substance takes center stage during widely anticipated event of the presidential race.

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LA Cracks Down on “Unreasonable” Water Use

Sep 22, 2016

City ordinance amendment institutes harsher penalties for those who flout water restrictions amid drought.

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Reforming the Federal Reserve System

Sep 21, 2016

Penn scholar explains the role, structure, and possible changes to the Federal Reserve System.

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Stopping Hackers from Turning off the Lights

Sep 13, 2016

Senate bill would give Energy Department power to deal with cyberattacks on the nation’s power grid.

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Regulating Earthquakes

Sep 8, 2016

In an effort to reduce seismic activity, the Netherlands recently limited natural gas production.

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Defining Overtime Responsibility

Sep 7, 2016

The Department of Labor issued guidance defining "joint employers."

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Concerns for the Future of Conservation at the National Parks’ Centennial

Sep 5, 2016

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell celebrated the occasion with a call to action to change the nation’s conservation approach.

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Still Too Big to Fail?

Sep 1, 2016

President of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve argues that banks still pose a threat of catastrophic failure.

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New Regulatory Incentives to Help Small Businesses

Aug 31, 2016

A Small Business Administration rule would increase the availability of contracts for small businesses.

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Stricter Rules Bring Challenges but also Cash to Montana Day Care Centers

Aug 30, 2016

State authorities revamp day care regulations to meet federal standards and remain eligible for funding.

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