A new proposal from Kristin Shapiro of the Independent Women’s Forum offers another approach, one that is being described as a conservative approach to paid leave. Without increasing payroll contributions, the proposal calls for worker flexibility in deciding when they can use their social security …
Source: Can a ‘conservative‘ approach lead to agreement on social insurance for family and medical leave?
The Conservative government decided at that time to end participation in the airborne early warning plane program as well as NATO’s Alliance Ground Surveillance (AGS) drone program. Conservative MPs defended the decision, noting it would save money. Canada’s NATO allies were surprised and … Source: Trudeau government reverses Conservative decision on AWACS – […]
Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, center, leaves a meeting with Senate Republicans Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Source: Opposition from GOP senators grows, jeopardizes health bill
SPRINGFIELD, Ill (AP) — The Illinois state comptroller is releasing $350 million to public school districts statewide as part of the newly approved education-funding overhaul. Democrat Susana Mendoza began processing checks Tuesday. The money is part of the evidence-based funding formula … Source: Illinois comptroller releases 0M under new school funding