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Archive: June 20, 2011

ALBANY, N.Y. - New Yorkers should know by the end of the day today where the Empire State stands on the issue of gay marriage. The governor's proposed Marriage Equality Act would allow same-sex couples to enter into marriage, but not compel clergy to perform same-sex marriages. Lisa Tyson, executi ...Read More

LYONS, Neb. - The Rural American Preservation Act of 2011, sponsored by Senators Chuck Grassley of Iowa and Tim Johnson of South Dakota, would further restrict subsides to the nation's largest farms and lower the cap for farm commodity payments. Chuck Hassebrook, executive director of the Center ...Read More

CARSON CITY, Nev. - Both industry and conservationists had major input into a first-of-its-kind renewable energy measure Gov. Sandoval signed into law last week. John Tull, conservation director with the Nevada Wilderness Project, says the new law is the first in the nation to incorporate so-called ...Read More

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - The winner of this year's AARP National Spelling Bee in Cheyenne didn't monkey around when it came to studying or winning. Tony Johnson of LaGrange, Georgia, took home the top prize of $5,000 by correctly spelling the name of a South American monkey. His study method? Systematically ...Read More

AUSTIN, Texas - One of the bills Gov. Perry signed into law over the weekend allows Texas to make an end run around the 2007 Energy Independence Act, which phases out the sale of inefficient light bulbs by 2014. The new law says Texans can continue to buy whatever bulbs they want - as long as they'r ...Read More

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