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USA Gymnastics inaction leads Sen. Dianne Feinstein to craft bill on sexual abuse

USA Gymnastics inaction leads Sen. Dianne Feinstein to craft bill on sexual abuse

USA Gymnastics revealed last week that it received a sexual abuse complaint in 2015 about a longtime team doctor and launched its own internal investigation, waiting five weeks before forwarding the information to law enforcement. One lawmaker is now crafting a bill that would establish clear protocol and…

H1-B visas help make U.S. firms globally competitive: Indian envoy

WASHINGTON With a private member’s bill being introduced in the U.S. Congress that seeks to fix the minimum salary of H1-B visa holders at $130,000, India’s Ambassador to the U.S. Navtej Sarna has said this visa category has actually been crucial in making American companies globally competitive. “You…

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi seeks probe into Michael Flynn-Russia interactions

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi seeks probe into Michael Flynn-Russia interactions

Indian American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi has called for a full and open investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and the Trump Administration’s interactions with the Russian government. “In light of these revelations, I’m calling for a full investigation into General Flynn and the Trump Administration’s interactions…

Tech leaders applaud Sen. Orrin Hatch’s Innovation Agenda for the 115th Congress

Tech leaders applaud Sen. Orrin Hatch’s Innovation Agenda for the 115th Congress

WASHINGTON, DC: Tech industry leaders have applauded the Innovation Agenda for the 115th Congress unveiled by Sen. Orrin…

Seema Verma, Trump nominee for Medicare and Medicaid services, grilled at Senate hearing

Seema Verma, Trump nominee for Medicare and Medicaid services, grilled at Senate hearing

President Donald Trump’s Choice for heading the country’s Medicare and Medicaid services held her ground in the face…

Hindu religion gain favor with Americans: Pew survey

Hindu religion gain favor with Americans: Pew survey

NEW YORK:  Americans are more positive towards Hindu religion, according to a new survey by the Pew Research…

Love anytime. Marriage only after 18, in New Jersey

Love anytime. Marriage only after 18, in New Jersey

  A bill which prohibits marriage before the age of 18, is steps away from being passed by…

Rep. Ami Bera becomes top Democrat on space subcommittee

Rep. Ami Bera becomes top Democrat on space subcommittee

Third-term Congressman Ami Bera, D-California, has been appointed ranking member of the space subcommittee of the House Committee…


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