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2014-06-17 20:24:46

WASHINGTON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National League of Cities (NLC) released the following statement from Clarence Anthony, NLC's executive director, on the House Judiciary Committee's plans to markup the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) on Wednesday: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081022/NLCLOGO "The move by the House Judiciary Committee to make the internet tax moratorium permanent is simply bad policy that prevents local communities from...

2014-05-07 16:32:17

Merger Would Affect Millions of Rural Households and Access to Popular Independent Programming WASHINGTON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patrick Gottsch, founder of RFD-TV, will testify Thursday at a hearing before the U.S. House Judiciary Committee on "Competition in the Video and Broadcast Markets: the Proposed Merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable." Rural Media Group is the world's leading provider of multimedia content dedicated to the rural and western lifestyle, and...

2014-05-05 16:31:17

LANSING, Mich., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Revenge Porn," the practice of posting without permission sexually explicit photo or video material to embarrass the subject of the material, is a serious and growing issue on the Internet, and the Michigan Legislature is considering legislation to criminalize the practice. Partners at Revision Legal, an Internet law firm, has worked with clients victimized by revenge porn and will testify as expert witnesses before the Michigan Senate Judiciary...

2014-03-13 12:35:33

Setting the Record Straight on What Ohio Has Done to Help Small Businesses and Lower Tax Rates COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gordon Gough, President and CEO of the Ohio Council of Retail Merchants, issued the following statement today regarding yesterday's U.S. House Judiciary Committee hearing on e-fairness: "In yesterday's House Judiciary Committee hearing, Representative Steve Chabot suggested that states would not use revenues from closing the online sales tax loophole...

2014-03-12 12:33:52

Momentum for Marketplace Fairness is Picking Up WASHINGTON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Council of Shopping Centers is calling for immediate Congressional action on legislation to create marketplace fairness after the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing this morning on the Internet sales tax issue. "We applaud Chairman Goodlatte and the House Judiciary Committee for holding today's hearing," said Michael Kercheval, president and CEO of the...

2014-02-28 23:02:48

Michigan’s Logan’s Law, a package of bills that prohibit convicted animal abusers from adopting pets for five years, passed the House Judiciary Committee and now awaits consideration by the full House and Senate. The bills’ creator appreciates the support of Animal Support as they now look for final legislative approval to make the bill a new state law. (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Matthew Falk the creator of Logan’s Law thanks Animal Support and its cofounders Dr. Michael Omidi and...

2014-02-24 23:02:43

Animal Support applauds the passage of Logan’s Law by the State’s House Judiciary Committee and urges Michigan’s animal lovers to support the bills as they head for a full House vote, followed by the State Senate and Governor. Animal lovers are asked to demonstrate their approval of the bills online. (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 Logan’s Law, a package of Michigan state bills that prohibit convicted animal abusers from adopting pets for five years, passed the House Judiciary...


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