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Colón, Torrez well-funded heading into ‘22 election

Albuquerque Journal 14 Apr 2021
Colón and Torrez have been mentioned as potential candidates for attorney general. Torrez said Tuesday that he is proud of the progress made in the District Attorney’s Office but that he “is also interested in the possibility of serving as the state’s next Attorney General.

Civic bodies, cantt boards told to curb dog-bite incidents across Sindh

Dawn 14 Apr 2021
An additional advocate general (AAG) requested for time to file a progress report ... The bench further directed all the municipal commissioners and executive officers to submit progress reports through their authorised officers in the next hearing ... case, but no progress was made yet.

First newspaper published in North Platte is long gone, but its legacy lives on

The North Platte Telegraph 14 Apr 2021
VIPs and generals ... senators showed up in Omaha in June 1867 to inspect the Union Pacific Railroad’s progress, Sherman — now the Army’s top general in the West — felt obligated to accompany them ... “North Platte intends a general exodus to New Julesburg, and next week the new town will have a newspaper, which is to be called the Frontier Index.”.

Cork-based Healthcare 21 sold to Swedish group in €245m deal

The Irish Times 14 Apr 2021
Mr Curtin, a former Fianna Fáil Cork city councillor and unsuccessful Progressive Democrat for Cork South-Central in the 1987 general election, sold a company called Southern Hospital Products to healthcare distributor BM Browne the following years for shares in the acquirer ... Financial performance ... .

Kristian Winfield: The rest of the Nets’ regular season is about Kevin Durant

Hastings Tribune 14 Apr 2021
Durant had only played in two games since returning from a hamstring injury that cost him 23 games ... The Timberwolves were hardly a challenge ... Durant had help ... Nash would need an adequate ramp-up before filling in for one of his floor generals. His time would be more impactfully spent monitoring Durant’s progress back from such a long layoff ... .

Meat processing sector disputes it is highly profitable, based on low pay

The Irish Times 13 Apr 2021
People may come in at close to the minimum wage as a general operative position. There is opportunity to progress as skills and experience progress.” ... this encourages dynamism and progression, allowing workers to maximise their education, skills and experience,” Ms McGinley said.

Government’s laptop pledge still not met a month after pupils return to class

Belfast Telegraph 13 Apr 2021
A school leaders’ union has criticised the Government’s “painfully slow” progress one month after all pupils in England returned to the classroom ... Geoff Barton, general secretary of the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL), said ... progress since has been painfully slow.

John Nichols: Progressives and Democrats are on a major winning streak in Wisconsin

Madison 13 Apr 2021
In addition to a critical referendum, progressives have ...

Gov. Lee sets expectation of student-centered investments from federal education funds

Knoxville Daily Sun 13 Apr 2021
“I appreciate the General Assembly passing common-sense provisions that ensure we stay focused on progress, not punishment as teachers, schools and districts get back on their feet after serious disruption.” ... as they progress through their education and into their careers.

Vermont's largest city on track to hit 'net zero' by 2030

San Francisco Chronicle 13 Apr 2021
"We must continue to take such bold steps to help us lock in additional emissions reductions and continue our progress toward net zero energy,” Weinberger said in a statement. “Net zero” generally means offsetting emissions of greenhouse gases with reductions elsewhere.

The Memo: How liberal will the Biden presidency be?

The Hill 13 Apr 2021
Asking the question ‘Is Biden being progressive?’ really misses the broader thing ... Biden has been lukewarm, at best, on the progressive goal of abolishing the filibuster in the Senate ... Jonathan Tasini, a progressive strategist and Sanders supporter, complained that Biden is being too timid on taxation generally.

This artist champions feminism through her art

Manila Bulletin 13 Apr 2021
Just recently, the engineer hailing from Virac, Catanduanes was named one of the best artists at this year’s “Innovation in Daily Life” challenge, an art competition organized by the International Art Program and ArtBook The Platform (Germany), for her piece titled “Beautiful Progress.” ... ‘Beautiful Progress’.

Meaningful Dialogue, Forward-Looking Policies between Belgrade, Pristina Central to Moving Forward, European Integration, Kosovo Mission Head Tells Security Council

Reliefweb 13 Apr 2021
Noting that the Secretary-General’s report describes slow progress in fighting political instability, including combatting corruption and ensuring the judiciary’s independence, she urged Kosovo’s new leaders to capitalize on the electoral momentum to tackle those challenges, consolidate the rule of law and uphold human rights.

Nation mourns rights icon I.A. Rehman

Dawn 13 Apr 2021
The HRCP, in a statement, said it was devastated at the loss of its honorary spokesperson and former secretary general ... All Pakistan Newspaper Employees Confederation Chairman Irfan Ali and Secretary General Mansoor Malik said Mr Rehman was a sane, progressive and consistent voice on human, civil, social, minorities and gender rights.

Holder, Yates lead letter backing Biden pick for Civil Rights Division at DOJ

The Hill 13 Apr 2021
A group of former Justice Department officials, including former Attorney General Eric HolderEric Himpton HolderSenate panel dukes it out over voting rights Progressive groups announce M voting rights effort Congress in lockdown ... Bush; Donald Ayer, who served as deputy attorney general for George H.W.