Big Hurdles for Bold Push to Split California Into 3 States

  1. Big Hurdles for Bold Push to Split California Into 3 States  U.S. News & World Report
  2. Man behind plan to split up California likes chances in November vote  Reuters
  3. Californians to Vote on Initiative to Divide Their State Into 3  New York Magazine
  4. Splitting California: Where exactly would this process take us?  The San Diego Union-Tribune
  5. This is why Silicon Valley venture capitalist Tim Draper wants to break California into three  USA TODAY
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EPA staff see hurdles in Pruitt science revamp, internal emails show

EPA staff see hurdles in Pruitt science revamp, internal emails showBy Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency officials are concerned that companies may be required to publicly disclose confidential data used in crafting government regulations, under an initiative by the agency’s chief to eliminate “secret science,” internal emails showed. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, who is spearheading a push to relax or undo Obama-era environmental rules, said in March he would no longer allow the agency to use studies with nonpublic scientific data to develop rules on public health and pollution. Pruitt had instructed staff to complete the guidelines by the end of February, according to the emails obtained by scientific advocacy group Union of Concerned Scientists and shared with Reuters.


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TV body Barb outlines hurdles Facebook & Google need to overcome to win accreditation

  1. TV body Barb outlines hurdles Facebook & Google need to overcome to win accreditation  The Drum
  2. Cyber Saturday—Big Tech’s Cryptocurrency Conspiracy  Fortune
  3. Do we really know the full power of Facebook and Google?  Idaho State Journal
  4. Employers like Facebook and Google get serious about feeding workers healthier food  New York Daily News
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Senate Passes Bill Loosening Banking Rules, but Hurdles Remain in the House

  1. Senate Passes Bill Loosening Banking Rules, but Hurdles Remain in the House  New York Times
  2. Senate passes bipartisan bill to roll back Dodd-Frank  The Hill
  3. Senate approves bill rewriting post-crisis bank rules  Reuters
  4. Opinion: Senate vote to weaken Dodd-Frank risks another financial crisis  MarketWatch
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