Garcia said that everyone could probably agree on a bill that would keep men out of women's bathrooms, but the bill "isn't that simple", requiring people to use the facilities that correspond with the gender on their birth certificates instead of their gender identity.
On Monday, the Congressional Budget Office said the Republican legislation would reduce the ranks of the insured by 24 million in a decade, largely by cutting Medicaid recipients and people buying individual policies. "This is about dressing rooms, lockers, showers and restrooms". Police Executives and the men and women we lead are in the front-lines each and every day and in constant communication with the people we serve and protect. "It's not flawless. It's not easy when we talk about these issues. Or do we internalize something different?" The organization, a statewide union for teachers, registered against the vote, but a representative did not testify before the Senate.
There was some confusion among members of the Senate higher education committee. This bill would permit open discrimination against the transgender community and is antithetical to both Texan and American values.
'People-pleaser' injected pregnant friend with heroin
A Belmont woman accused of injecting her friend with heroin while she was in labor claims the court system is "ruining her life". Instead of calling 911, she attempted to inject herself with narcotics, according to court documents released Wednesday.
"The First Amendment guarantees the right to speak and assemble", the group said in a tweet shortly after the bill passed the Senate.
The North Carolina Senate ignored warnings from business leaders this week, voting to advance the Republican-backed bill, SB 6, by a vote of 21-10. "This measure is another product of [Texas Attorney General] Dan Patrick's anti-LGBTQ agenda, and it's troubling that lawmakers in the Senate can not see it for what it truly is: an attack on their transgender neighbors, coworkers and friends who deserve the same dignity and rights as anyone else". Weaver is hoping that's where it stops. The measure would then go to the House.
Many senators have expressed concerns about the economic backlash Texas faces due to SB 6.
The bill also allows medical professionals, pharmacists, and prosecutors to use the state's KASPER (Kentucky All Schedule Prescription Electronic Reporting) database for access to reports of prescription drug abuse.
Nonetheless, experts said the report undercuts Republican claims that the health law's insurance markets are teetering toward collapse, which they say makes repealing the law crucial.
Ackman generally buys large stakes in a handful of big companies and agitates for changes and transactions. Revenues in the quarter fell 13% to $2.4 billion, versus $2.8 billion in the same quarter of 2015.
Goa Governor Mridula Sinha on Sunday appointed Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar as the new Chief Minister of Goa. Mr Parrikar exuded confidence that the BJP would prove its majority on the floor of the House on March 16.
The nation's active oil-rig count has nearly doubled since May to 617 last week, according to Baker Hughes. The contract dropped $0.79 to $48.49 on Friday, capping the biggest weekly decline since November.
Her British DJ boyfriend, David James Taylor, was convicted of the same offence and jailed for six years. Taylor, known as DJ Nutzo, was supported in court by his parents John and Janet Taylor from the UK.
The critically acclaimed biopic Notoriouscelebrated his life and attracted widespread acclaim and box office success. For more on his incredible life and the music he brought us, check out this unbelievable piece for Complexhere.
Call it $7 to account for a little growth between 2015 (the latest Planned Parenthood annual report available) and 2017. In a statement on Tuesday, Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards doubled-down on the organization's position.
Meanwhile, on a report from Express UK , one important character will reportedly be facing trouble on "Game Of Thrones" season 7. The eagerly awaited penultimate season, which promises a "Great War", won't hit United Kingdom screens until 17 July.
She goes on to call her opponent "a fraud committing perjury" and says, "I got before and after pictures of your surgery". In " Changed It " Minaj hits Remy Ma again with the lines "The bitch gambled her career", she spits.
Young said he regretted some of the things he did, some of the things that happened to him when he was younger. After leaving the Titans , Young signed with the Eagles, appearing as a backup for one season.
World Baseball Classic uproar as Mexico eliminated
It is safe to say that Los Angeles Dodgers' first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is not the biggest fan of the World Baseball Classic . Not only have there been some very good games early on, but there has been a playoff-type atmosphere during numerous matchups.
Arkansas Unemployment Rate Falls to a Record 3.8 Percent
The U.S. unemployment rate in January was 4.8 percent, little changed from December's 4.7 percent and December 2015's 4.9 percent. Limestone County's unemployment rate was 6 percent in January, up from 5.2 percent in December and 5.5 percent in January 2016.
Akhilesh hints at tie-up between SP-Cong alliance and BSP?
The BJP and BSP, however, stitched an alliance about seven months after the polls on the basis of six monthly rotational formula. The exit polls for Uttar Pradesh have predicted a massive gain for the BJP in the state and that Mayawati will be decimated.
Virgin America adds flights to RDU
In December, Alaska Airlines closed a deal to buy Virgin America airlines, further boosting Alaska's West Coast footprint. Virgin's network operated as a point-to-point system built around the San Francisco and Los Angeles metro areas.