Senator Sherrod Brown wants to use ‘congressional review act’ to overturn Trump-era financial rules

WASHINGTON, DC – Now that former President Donald Trump has been removed from office, US Senator Sherrod Brown is using his chairmanship of the US Senate committee that oversees the banking system to overturn regulations passed by the Trump administration in its dying days which he considers anti-consumer. On Thursday, …

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Done Right, Legal Pot Could Bring Social Fairness and Opportunity to Virginia

Samer Abilmona, director of Green Leaf Medical in Richmond, holds a tray of marijuana cuttings. (Scott Elmquist / Style Weekly) Virginia owes a lot to a smokable herb. Look no further than the ceiling of the State Capitol Rotunda to see painted depictions of golden brown leaf garlands that were …

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Emirates News Agency – Mohammed bin Rashid approves AED 30 billion financial support for businesses to boost economy

DUBAI, April 5, 2021 (WAM) – His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, approved the strategy of the UAE Development Bank (EDB) to provide significant financial support of AED 30 billion to businesses and start-ups in a major step to boost …

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World Retail Banking Report 2021: To create new value, banks can adopt banking as a service to integrate finance into consumers’ lifestyles

The post-COVID-19 era will be defined by fierce competition, causing banks to rethink their priorities and realign investments in growth areas to meet higher customer expectations. Retail banks are faced with the choice between aligning their offerings with customer expectations or running the risk of losing those customers altogether, say …

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Beautiful ways to give your home a bohemian new look

Posted on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 1:58 p.m. Join the 100,000+ AFP followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on iTunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising requests: [email protected] (© Microgen – stock.adobe.com) The appearance of your home can play …

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20 best kindergarten graduation gifts

It’s been a strange school year, to say the least. Whether your students are attending school in person, learning virtually, or a little of both, the end of the 2020-2021 school year is a reason to celebrate. Commemorate this milestone with one of the best kindergarten graduation gifts for kids. …

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Soundproof wall panels for your home office studio

If you buy something through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Whether it’s a noisy neighbor, a neighboring office, or you just want to create a quieter environment, soundproof wall panels can dampen noise for you. With the right acoustic panels and the right …

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Make an ancient Roman design cool again

Some people got into sourdough baking during the pandemic, others got into dollhouses. Lily Layton, an Atlanta-based artist and blogger behind The sparkling lily immersed in the art of intaglios. For the uninitiated, intaglios are embedded images made by engraving in precious stones. Think of them as the counterpart of …

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Music As A Souvenir: Cassette Sales Double During Pandemic

Music as a souvenir. It’s a concept I first witnessed in the download age, when South Korean teenagers bought 45-inch trucks, even though they didn’t own turntables. It is estimated that 40% of vinyl albums purchased by millennials are never played. Fans want something they can touch and for many, …

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