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When the winners of the GA U.S. Senate runoffs were sworn in, the Democratic and Republican caucuses in the U.S. Senate were split 50-50. V.P. Kamala Harris (D) has the tie-breaking vote. How many times has the U.S. Senate been split evenly? Find out here:
Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo signed an executive order allowing state-defined low- and moderate-risk school sports to resume games and practices starting Jan. 20. Higher-risk sports and interstate competitions are still prohibited.
Candidates interested in running in the special election for Massachusetts House of Representatives Nineteenth Suffolk District have until Tuesday, January 26, to file. The primary is scheduled for March 2, and the general election is set for March 30.
A special election for the District 8 seat in the Michigan State Senate is scheduled for Nov. 2, 2021. The seat became vacant when Peter Lucido (R) was sworn in as Macomb County prosecutor. The primary is on Aug. 3, and the filing deadline is on Apr. 20. #spelex #MILeg
A special election for the District 28 seat in the Michigan State Senate is scheduled for Nov. 2, 2021. The seat became vacant when Peter MacGregor (R) was sworn in as Kent County treasurer. The primary is on Aug. 3, and the filing deadline is on Apr. 20. #spelex #MILeg
St. Louis will hold a top-two primary election for mayor on March 2. Four candidates filed for the open seat. Candidates will run without partisan labels, and the two that receive the most votes will advance to the general election. #STLouis #MOPolitics
A special general election is being held on January 23 for District 68 of the Texas House of Representatives. Five candidates are running in the general election. A runoff will be scheduled if no candidate earns at least 50% of the vote. #TXlege #spelex
The Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) issued a 2020 update on the Trump administration's 2-for-1 regulatory policy. It found that agencies eliminated $198.6 billion in federal regulatory costs in fiscal year 2020. More on the report:
What’s next? Biden is expected to sign 17 executive orders, memoranda, and agency directives related to the coronavirus, economy, immigration, and other issues.
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