General Motors has announced that the fully autonomous Cruise AV will go into production in 2019. GM will invest more then $100 million to build the Bolt-based, self-driving EV at the Orion Township assembly plant in Michigan, alongside the standard Bolt and the Sonic. Show More Summary
After a session touting bipartisanship, House and Senate Republicans at odds on budget.
The legislature also acted on bills that would take guns from domestic violence offenders and people deemed a danger to themselves.
The General Assembly will have to go into overtime or call a special session.
The debate around sexual-harassment legislation is playing out in the Maryland General Assembly, where reform advocates say leadership is loath to embrace changes.
Instead of trying to focus on the actual issues that plague our state, 2018 has turned into an all-out assault on the Second Amendment-protected rights of all law-abiding Marylanders.. This post Maryland General Assembly Fast Tracking Attack on 2nd Amendment Civil Rights appeared first on AmmoLand.com.
There's comfort in numbers. While I occasionally like to try my luck alone in battle royale matches, generally speaking, the anticipation is too much. Surviving against 99 stranger is stressful business. And it becomes exponentially more stressful as the match stretches on. Show More Summary
The two liberal Democrats served together for years in the General Assembly.
Legislators order county to change how it values golf property, costing it $1.5 million.
World Wildlife Day was inaugurated in 2013 by the UN General Assembly, which designated March 3 as a day to celebrate and support the world’s wild animals.
A constitutional amendment (ACA-22) pending before the California General Assembly would more than double the state’s corporate income tax rate, yielding the nation’s highest rate–an astonishing 18.84 percent, up from the current rate of 8.84 percent. Assemblyman Kevin McCarty (D), one of the lead sponsors of the amendment, characterized it as “middle class tax justice” […]
News & Observer: Organizations that have challenged North Carolina redistricting plans are going back to state court over the General Assembly’s redrawing last year of election districts — this time with a new lawsuit challenging four state House districts in … Continue reading ?
Matt Lewis: “The organizers of CPAC apparently searched the four corners of the globe to assemble a ‘legion of doom’-style roster — a collection of some of the worst ‘conservative’ supervillains who generally share a populist, ethno-nationalist brand of politics [...]
Two bills that could reshape mass transit in metro Atlanta are headed for key votes in the General Assembly this week.
SALT LAKE CITY—According to media reports, last week Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes told assembled members of the Utah Rural Caucus that he is preparing a lawsuit that could challenge the authority of the United States of America to hold public lands in perpetuity. Show More Summary
(European Geosciences Union) The program for the 2018 EGU General Assembly is now online. At the meeting, with over 14,000 scientists, journalists can hear about the latest research in the Earth and space sciences. The conference (8-13 April in Vienna, Austria) features debates on low-risk geoengineering and on threats for life on Earth. Show More Summary
What a difference a single election can make. General Assembly Republicans now seem poised to embrace — however tentatively — some version of Medicaid expansion. That some movement would occur on the issue was almost a certainty after the GOP’s gerrymandered hammerlock on the House of Delegates snapped under the weight of an anti-Trump landslide. […]
Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, called on Republican members of the Colorado General Assembly’s Joint Budget Committee toShow More Summary
General Motors has announced plans to close one of its four South Korean assembly plants in an effort to stem a tsunami of red ink. As it attempts to stabilize (or cut) unprofitable overseas operations — an effort that led to the sale...Show More Summary
GM will close one of four vehicle assembly plants and will decide on the future of the other operations in South Korea.