Legislative Women's Caucus vice-chairwoman Sen. Fierro did not report the incident at the time , but told his former boss in January after being inspired by the #MeToo movement, Politico reported . In a November interview with AP about alcohol-fueled fundraisers and other after-work events that are a part of regular business in Sacramento, Garcia said blaming alcohol isn't an acceptable excuse for sexually inappropriate behavior.
Our answer is clear: "Make the (deal) a successful experience and then we discuss other issues", Araghchi was quoted as saying by Reuters on Friday, February 8, 2018. Britain's minister for the Middle East, Alistair Burt, said at the same Paris conference that European powers were determined to save the agreement and to work to address USA concerns, but he warned that Iran also needs to mitigate Western concerns over its regional activities.
Federal funding for government services formally expired at midnight (05:00 GMT). "We have a 700-page bill that no one has read that was printed at midnight". "We do support the two-year spending bill", White House Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah told reporters at the daily briefing. We love and need our Military and gave them everything - and more.
Chief electoral officer for Nagaland Abhijit Sinha told this newspaper from Kohima that nominations were filed for all the 60 Assembly seats. The state's ruling NPF has announced it will contest in 58 assembly segments. It may be recalled that Governor of Odisha Dr. S.C. Jamir and his younger brother and current DAN minister S.I. Jamir were the first siblings in Nagaland to contest elections the same year and become members of the house.
Both the Senate and the House approved a two-year deal, but not before the midnight deadline. At approximately 2:45 a.m. / 3 a.m. we anticipate all debate time will be yielded back and the Senate will move to a final passage vote on the CR / budget agreement , simple majority vote.
The plan would suspend the federal debt ceiling and provide hurricane and wildfire disaster aid, according to a Republican summary of the deal . House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said she and a "large number" of Democratic representatives would not support the short-term spending bill unless House Majority Leader Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) assured them that a debate on immigration legislation would take place.
He was buried inside the jail premises. According to the Kashmir Media Service, all shops and businesses in IHK remained closed and streets remained empty. Contingents of police and paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in full riot gear have been deployed in the areas where restrictions have been imposed.
Warner then asked Waldman if he could connect him to Christopher Steele , the former British spy who wrote the infamous "Trump dossier". Waldman is best known for signing a $40,000 monthly retainer in 2009 and 2010 to lobby the USA government on behalf of controversial Russian billionaire Oleg V.
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Durbin said he still expects a neutral bill . The sheer mechanics of moving the proposal through the USA legislative branch require many congressional leaders as well as rank-and-file members to work in close coordination in order to beat that deadline.
The legal text said that the European Union would be allowed to ground flights and suspend single market access and impose trade tariffs if the United Kingdom breaches the terms of any departure deal. The focus of the work in Brussels this week has been the Brexit transition phase. "There is no desire to punish", Barnier said, adding that it was standard for global agreements to have a "serious and effective" enforcement mechanism.
A poll released Thursday indicates otherwise, though, with 48 percent of likely voters approving of his performance amid undiminished media opposition. While it's hard to peg an increase in the president's approval rating to any specific event, some news items over the last few months may have helped boost Mr.
The lead investigator of a United Nations -mandated Commission of Inquiry on Syria said his team was looking into the reports that bombs containing weaponized chlorine were used on two recent occasions in the town of Saraqeb, in Idlib, and Douma, in eastern Ghouta .
The Philippine government can consider other sellers of military helicopters, if the Canadian government refuses to push through with the deal, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said on Thursday. "We are concerned", Jagunos said. According to the Philippine defence department, the deal was signed with trade promotion outfit Canadian Commercial Corp last December, shortly after Trudeau clashed with President Rodrigo Duterte during a Manila visit over Philippine drug war killings.
Over the last one week, many Indian skilled immigrants gathered in Washington DC from various parts of the U.S. to press upon the Trump Administration and the Congress to remove this major anomaly in the immigration system. As has always been our policy, we do not comment on security clearances. He did not directly address whether the White House regrets Porter was hired under the circumstances.
Tel Aviv and Damascus , which have never signed a peace treaty, have repeatedly exchanged tit-for-tat attacks in bordering areas, with the latest incident taking place in early January, when the Syrian government army thwarted three Israeli missile attacks on Damascus countryside.
Wounded fighters were taken to the military hospital in Syria's eastern Deir Ezzor city, which is controlled by the government. The ambassador also said that this problem is ignored by the US and accused America of double standards in fight against terror.
Eaton County Sheriff spokeswoman Jerri Nesbitt said people have come to them with complaints about Geddert. Nassar was the team's physician in London, where gold medallist McKayla Maroney said she was abused by the doctor. "It's just unacceptable to me". The board of directors of USA Gymnastics stepped down after U.S. Olympic officials threatened to decertify the governing body.
The House was set to vote in the early morning hours. The House also must pass the Senate bill. Rand Paul , who delayed the passage of the bill by calling a vote on an amendment he proposed to prove that the planned $300-billion hike violated the government 's commitment to rein in federal spending.
Iranian and North Korean athletes at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games will receive Samsung mobile phones, organisers said on Thursday, after Iran summoned South Korea's ambassador over reports its athletes would not get the gifts.
Modi will also travel to the United Arab Emirates, from where India gets half of its oil, and to Oman, with which India's navy has built close security ties. I am grateful to His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan for facilitating the transit. From Abu Dhabi, Modi will proceed to Dubai where he will deliver the keynote address at the Sixth World Government Summit, where India is the guest of honour.
Kim Yo-jong, the sister and close adviser of the country's leader, Kim Jong-un, is stepping into the spotlight by heading up the delegation to the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea . More than 30 representatives of North Korean financial institutions are operating in foreign nations, including Russian Federation and China, the investigators said.
Pic: RE.Rainbow8As search and rescue workers race against time to locate survivors of a 6.4-magnitude natural disaster that rocked Hualien on Tuesday (Feb 6), many others have come forward to help in whichever ways they can. The epicenter was monitored at 24.13 degrees north latitude and 121.71 degrees east longitude, with a depth of 11 kilometers. A quake two years ago collapsed an apartment complex in southern Taiwan, killing 115 people.
The unidentified man reportedly stripped down to his socks and locked himself in the bathroom early Wednesday morning. "He had taken off his clothes and he just wasn't in his right mind", a passenger named Kate Danyluk was quoted saying in the report adding that several men surrounded the bathroom before the man was taken off from the plane.
President Trump tweeted his thumbs-up for a bipartisan budget deal hatched by Senate leaders Wednesday, signaling to House conservatives they should get behind the compromise. They, the Republicans , control the House, the Senate , and the presidency. "If you're against president (Barack) Obama's deficits, but you're for the Republican deficits, isn't that the very definition of hypocrisy?" he boomed, adding that he wants his fellow lawmakers "to feel uncomfortable" over the impasse.