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Federal budget the first important moment for NDP-Liberal pact, says finance critic – The Chronicle Journal

OTTAWA – The NDP finance spokesman says his party is watching to see that spending pledges made in a deal with the Liberals are honoured by the government in this week’s federal budget. Daniel Blaikie says the budget is the first important moment for its confidence deal with the Liberals, which included several NDP priorities. …

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Stonington finance board passes budget that would increase spending but lower mill rate – The Westerly Sun

Editors note: A referendum held April 26 on the proposed budget will include polling from noon to 8 p.m. This version corrects the time of the referendum.  STONINGTON — Adjustments to the proposed budget will allow town officials to move forward with a plan that would create a slight reduction in the mill rate, even …

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Freed Huawei Finance Chief Meng Wanzhou Returns to Company Spotlight – The Wall Street Journal

HONG KONG—Months after returning home to a hero’s welcome in China, Huawei Technologies Co. finance chief Meng Wanzhou was back in the spotlight Monday: This time, she was in more familiar surroundings, taking the stage at Huawei’s headquarters to deliver the company’s closely watched annual results. Ms. Meng has kept a low profile since she …

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My financial adviser seems deeply Republican, and I'm liberal. Does this matter? – MarketWatch

Should you let differing political beliefs impact your choice of a financial planner? Getty Images Question: I’ve worked with the same financial adviser for about 10 years — and I feel like he’s done a decent job — but in the past few years, his politics have made my wonder about him. I get the …

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Jones settles over campaign finance issues – The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

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Letter: Legislators blew chance at campaign finance reform – Roanoke Times

The senseless invasion of Ukraine reminds us of how important an effective democracy is in preventing government overreach. When politicians don’t need to answer to the people, corruption and disorder ensue. As a political science major at Virginia Tech, I feel a moral imperative to ensure that our legislators, whether in Congress or in the …

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Tina Fordham: ‘As long as Putin is in the Kremlin, global finance will not be able to work with Russia’ – Financial News

Tina Fordham’s time is in demand. The first and one of the only chief political analysts at a Wall Street bank, she is going it alone after more than 20 years at Citigroup to start her own geopolitical consultancy — just as Russia is launching a full-scale invasion of Ukraine. Fordham has styled herself as …

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Ghana: Government Would Not Embark On New Projects to Reduce Expenditure – Finance Minister – AllAfrica – Top Africa News

Government would not embark on new projects but would continue ongoing projects as part of measures to cut fiscal expenditure this year to restore the economy to normalcy. The Minister for Finance, Mr. Ken Ofori Atta disclosed this at a press briefing on the state of the economy in Accra. Globally, many economies including that …

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Freed Huawei Finance Chief Meng Wanzhou Returns to Company Spotlight – The Wall Street Journal

HONG KONG—Months after returning home to a hero’s welcome in China, Huawei Technologies Co. finance chief Meng Wanzhou was back in the spotlight Monday: This time, she was in more familiar surroundings, taking the stage at Huawei’s headquarters to deliver the company’s closely watched annual results. Ms. Meng has kept a low profile since she …

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Britain will reveal crypto regulation plans in coming weeks, sources say – CNBC

Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak leaves the 11 Downing Street, in London, on March 23, 2022. Daniel Leal | AFP | Getty Images LONDON — The U.K. government will soon reveal plans to regulate the cryptocurrency market, focusing on a fast-growing type of token known as stablecoins, according to four industry sources familiar …

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