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2014-04-28 16:34:38

AUGUSTA, Maine, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After Governor Paul LePage issued a veto of a bill designed to protect Maine telecommunications consumers from as much as $67 million in new annual fees, MyWireless.org is calling on the Maine Legislature to override the veto and pass LD 1479. "We're disappointed Governor LePage vetoed a bill that could prevent a massive and unfair phone tax increase on Maine consumers," said Amy McLean, director of advocacy communications...

2012-05-11 23:00:51

WWF, Greenpeace and Avaaz will today begin a mass mobilization of their 22 million supporters to call on Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff to veto the Forest Code bill passed by the House of Deputies. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 11, 2012 Three of the world´s leading conservation and advocacy organizations will today begin a mass mobilization of their 22 million supporters to call on Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff to veto the Forest Code bill passed by the House of Deputies. WWF,...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.