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“Human trafficking is a crime against humanity. This training seeks to educate stakeholders throughout the state to combat this modern day form of slavery and oppression.
Sadly, this is a growing problem throughout our state and our nation, and through this training, we are seeking to help people understand this scourge that is plaguing our communities, our citizens and our children.
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Our latest update to the USCIS Policy Manual defines “residence” as it relates to citizenship for children of certain U.S. government employees and members of the U.S. armed forces who are employed or stationed outside the United States,
to conform with the definition of residence in the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). This guidance rescinds previously established USCIS policy, which stated that certain children who were living outside the United States were considered “residing in” the United States.
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In early 2017, Kevin Mallory was struggling financially. After years of drawing a government salary as a member of the military and as a CIA and Defense Intelligence Agency officer, he was behind on his mortgage and $230,000 in debt.
Though he had, like many veteran intelligence officials, ventured into the private sector, where the pay can be considerably better, things still weren’t going well; his consulting business was floundering.
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As the intelligence community comes to conduct more of its business and mission operations in the cloud, agency CIOs have taken away one lesson: Getting there wasn’t as easy as expected.
Unexpected costs, data-sharing issues, distant missions and ingrained culture have all been hurdles to overcome, a group of IC CIOs said at the 2019 DoDIIS Worldwide Conference in Tampa, Fla., this week.
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WASHINGTON–Today, the Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Kevin K. McAleenan, met with the President of Honduras, Juan Orlando Hernandez, regarding a shared commitment to improving security and addressing irregular migration in the western hemisphere.
The Acting Secretary was joined by the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs, Hugo Rodriguez.
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"The indictment charges Levandowski with 33 counts of theft and attempted theft of trade secrets, in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 1832.  He is scheduled to be arraigned on the charges on August 27, 2019, at 1:30 p.m. before U.S. Magistrate Judge Nathanael M. Cousins."
"An indictment merely alleges that crimes have been committed, and all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
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WASHINGTON – Jamal Blocker, 18, was sentenced to 18 years in prison on Friday August 23, 2019 for a shooting that killed a man as he stepped out his doorstep to walk to the store, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu.
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According to the government’s evidence, around 4 p.m., on Monday September 24, 2019, the victim, a 24-year-old- man, who had just finished basic training in the U.S. Army, was walking to the store with a 17-year-old relative.
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“I write today to inform you that, contrary to your assertions in the media, the Procedures, and the Application, you lack the procedural authority to prohibit non-committee Member access to Committee records,
because the full House has not voted to initiate an impeachment inquiry or to allow you to limit such access.”
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President Donald J. Trump is Taking Action to Close the Loopholes That Fuel the Humanitarian Crisis On Our Border

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To protect these children from abuse, and stop this illegal flow, we must close these loopholes. This is an urgent humanitarian necessity.

President Donald J. Trump
ENFORCING THE LAW AND KEEPING FAMILIES TOGETHER: President Donald J. Trump is taking action to ensure alien families can be kept together through their immigration proceedings.
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“Operation Triple Beam brought a laser focus by all levels of law enforcement – federal, state, and local – to combat violent crime by targeting the worst offenders,” Garrison said.
“Armed and dangerous fugitives were located, arrested, and taken off the street to face justice in state and federal court.
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Section 1.  Purpose.  This memorandum updates the process for launches of spacecraft containing space nuclear systems.
Space nuclear systems include radioisotope power systems (RPSs), such as radioisotope thermoelectric generators (RTGs) and radioisotope heater units (RHUs), and fission reactors used for power and propulsion.
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Energy and Commerce Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) released the following statement today after Planned Parenthood announced that it would have to withdraw from the Title X family planning program:
“I’m deeply saddened that Planned Parenthood has been left with no other choice than to withdraw from the Title X family planning program due to President Trump’s domestic gag rule,
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PORTLAND, Ore.—Billy J. Williams, U.S. Attorney for the District of Oregon, provided the below statement on the law enforcement response to the August 17, 2019 demonstration in Downtown Portland.
“As a prosecutor, I’ve had the honor of being involved in law enforcement in Oregon for nearly 30 years. Much of this time has been working with agencies in the Portland Metropolitan Area, and, as a federal prosecutor for the last 19 years, partners throughout the state.
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U.S. Department of Labor Proposes a Rule Clarifying Civil Rights Protections for Religious Organizations

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***An excerpt***

In keeping with that rich history, the proposed rule would clarify that religious organizations may make employment decisions consistent with their sincerely held religious tenets and beliefs without fear of sanction by the federal government.
The proposal also reaffirms employers’ obligations not to discriminate on the basis of race, sex, or other protected bases and does not exempt or excuse a contractor from complying with any other requirements.
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"WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) has signed a contract valued at $600 million with Cray Inc. to build NNSA’s first exascale supercomputer, “El Capitan,” with an anticipated delivery in late 2022."
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"It will achieve a sustained performance of more than 1.5 exaFLOPS, or 1.5 quintillion calculations per second, and substantially outpace LLNL’s Sierra system, which is currently the world’s second most powerful supercomputer at 125 petaFLOPS of peak performance."
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Wasn't he the leftist?

Friend of Dayton Mass Shooter Charged with Illegally Purchasing and Possessing Firearms

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***So how I see this is that if current gun laws were enforced, it might not have happened. 🤔***
DAYTON – A friend of Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts has been charged federally with LYING ON FEDERAL FIREARMS FORMs in order to purchase weapons and with ILLEGALLY POSSESSING THOSE WEAPONS.
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Research Shows Mass Shootings Can be 'Contagious'

This resource discusses a new study regarding the contagious nature of mass shootings.…
A Study of Active Shooter Incidents in the United States Between 2000 and 2013

This report provides federal, state, & local law enforcement with data & best practices for how to prevent, prepare for, respond to, & recovery from active shooter incidents.…
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Haverford College Student Pleads Guilty to Attempt to Access President Trump’s Tax Information

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These charges arose out of a plot between the defendant, then a student at Haverford College, and another Haverford College student, to use computers at the school’s computer lab and the Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA) website to illegally access the tax returns.
The defendant opened a false FAFSA application in the name of a member of the Trump family, and found that someone else had already obtained a username and password for Donald Trump.  In order to reset the password, the defendant was prompted to answer challenge questions,
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WASHINGTON, DC – Acting U.S. Secretary of Labor Patrick Pizzella issued the following statement on the July 2019 Employment Situation report:
“July’s Employment Situation Report demonstrates the steady and consistent growth of the American economy. The July unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.7%, marking the seventeenth straight month in which the unemployment rate is at or below 4%.
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Text of a Letter from the President to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate

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Pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA) (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.), I hereby report that I have issued an Executive Order with respect to the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and means of delivering them that takes additional steps...
with respect to the national emergency described and declared in Executive Order 12938 of November 14, 1994, as amended by and relied on for additional steps in subsequent Executive Orders.
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“Terrazas Siles not only disregarded our immigration laws, she also sexually abused an innocent child while residing in the United States illegally,” said G. Zachary Terwilliger, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia.
“We are committed to prosecuting criminal immigration cases, especially when the illegal alien presents a serious danger to children and other vulnerable victims in our community.”
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“We at HHS and across the Trump Administration cannot emphasize this enough: Vaccines are safe, and they are one of the safest and well-studied public health tools that we have available.
The measles vaccine has protected untold millions of children and adults from needless suffering since it was first introduced over 50 years ago."
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During National Shooting Sports Month, we celebrate the cherished tradition of recreational and sport shooting activities.  Shooting sports bring people together and instill comradery among a significant portion of its fellow enthusiasts.
The vibrant shooting sport culture is made possible, in large part, by our steadfast protection of one of our bedrock and most-cherished liberties, the right to keep and bear arms.
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Q    But, Mr. President, the question I wanted to ask was: But what’s the political strategy here?  Because this seems to be causing — these attacks seem to be causing a lot of division in the country.
THE PRESIDENT:  What are you talking about by “political strategy”?  Are you talking with —

Q    The political strategy of —

THE PRESIDENT:  — respect to Elijah Cummings?

Q    No, I’m talking about your attacks against Elijah Cummings and the tone of the attack.
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