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A select group of North Florida agencies and programs are feeling the effects of the government shutdown.
By Viana Bhagan on August 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: August 22, 2013 at 4:21 pm
According to Yoho, because United States foreign policy said aid should be suspended if a government is overtaken by the military in a coup, the U.S. should withdraw its support from Egypt.
By Michal Higdon on March 21st, 2013 | Last updated: March 21, 2013 at 5:30 pm
Ted Yoho filed his first bill that, if passed, would prohibit any members of Congress convicted of any felony while in office from profiting from their congressional service.
By Sarah Samuels on February 28th, 2013 | Last updated: February 28, 2013 at 4:27 pm
The White House’s newly released sequester, or governmental budget cuts plan, will affect Alachua County and Florida programs.
By Bridget Grogan on February 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: February 26, 2013 at 2:16 pm
A video bringing together the top local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: Paynes Prairie burn, Tumblin Creek cleanup, businesses at Stadium Club, national spending cuts, Boeing 787 investigation.
By Maggie Schwartzman on January 24th, 2013 | Last updated: January 24, 2013 at 3:09 pm
Congressman Richard Nugent proposed a bill known as the “Congress is Not a Career Act,” which would allow all members of Congress to opt out of their taxpayer-funded pension plans.