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McConnell’s response, in which he expressed opposition to the bill, omitted a bunch of key context, got at least one fact wrong, and misleadingly described a top Democrat’s comments on the issue. McConnell’s office declined to comment on the record for this article. Before the court struck down the provision, the Voting Rights Act required …

Delta Health Center, in rural northwest Mississippi, was founded in the 1960s and is one of the country’s first community health centers. Delta’s leaders say community health centers all over the U.S. are trusted institutions which can help distribute COVID-19 vaccines. Shalina Chatlani/Gulf States Newsroom hide caption toggle caption Shalina Chatlani/Gulf States Newsroom Delta Health …

Lawmakers pressured Cox to include the two topics on the special session agenda. He declined so they will appear as resolutions. (Laura Seitz | Deseret News, pool) Gov. Spencer J. Cox provides updates on the ongoing pandemic during the weekly briefing at the Capitol on in May 2021.   | May 18, 2021, 9:03 p.m. | …

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GAN Limited (the “Company” or “GAN”) (NASDAQ: GAN), a leading full-service internet gaming software-as-a-service provider to the real money internet gaming, online sports betting, and simulated gaming industries, today announced it has reached an agreement with Ainsworth Game Technology Limited (“Ainsworth”) (ASX: AGI) to obtain the exclusive online rights to all current and …

Sen. Joe ManchinJoe ManchinIs the Constitution in the way of DC statehood? Biden ‘encouraged’ by meeting with congressional leaders on infrastructure Joe Manchin is wrong — D.C. statehood is constitutional MORE said that he is backing a narrower piece of voting rights legislation that he believes could garner bipartisan support, breaking with Democrats on the …

Kristen Clarke delivers remarks after being nominated to be civil rights division assistant attorney general by then-President-elect Joe Biden on Jan. 7. Her confirmation hearing is on Wednesday. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Kristen Clarke delivers remarks after being nominated to be civil rights division assistant attorney general by then-President-elect …

Thousands of people have fled Palma after the attack on Wednesday, according to human rights groups, while the fate of dozens of people who had taken refuge in a local hotel remains unclear. Video from Thursday obtained by CNN shows helicopters flown by military contractors deployed by the government passing over a hotel lodge an …

“Chinese authorities will continue to face consequences as long as atrocities occur in Xinjiang,” said the Treasury Department’s Director of the Office of Foreign Assets Control Andrea M. Gacki. “Treasury is committed to promoting accountability for the Chinese government’s human rights abuses, including arbitrary detention and torture, against Uyghurs and other ethnic minorities.” The US …

TORONTO, ON / ACCESSWIRE / March 22, 2021 / Edesa Biotech, Inc.. (NASDAQ:EDSA), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on inflammatory and immune-related diseases, announced today that it has entered into a definitive license agreement under which the company, through a subsidiary, has acquired additional global rights to a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory technology that forms the basis …

Confirming the rumors, Amazon has dipped into the NFL’s latest broadcast rights package to become the exclusive home of Thursday Night Football through 2033. According to a report by CNBC, the deal will cost Amazon about $1 billion per year, without access to playoff games or the Super Bowl. Of course, Amazon isn’t the only …