• Regional Legislative and Production Overview of Hemp
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    Regional Legislative and Production Overview of Hemp

    Thank you very much Taylor. Our next speaker is Rob Davies he’s the director of the Effingham County Illinois Farmers Union and today he’s going to be talking about the current state of hemp production and legislation in the region. Hi everybody. It’s great to see so many pioneers out here. Every time we do one of these we there seems to be a crowd and it’s it’s it’s really good to see so many people interested in growing hemp. One of the first formal discussions that I ever had about industrial hemp in the state sounded kind of like a bad movie. We had a consultant, an attorney, a…

  • PM says he will pause Brexit legislation after timetable loss
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    PM says he will pause Brexit legislation after timetable loss

    Mr Speaker, I must express my disappointment that the house has again voted for delay, rather than a timetable that would have guaranteed that the UK was in a position to leave the EU on 31 October with a deal. We now face further uncertainty, and the EU must now make up their minds about how to answer parliament’s request for a delay. The first consequence is that the government must take the only responsible course and accelerate our preparations for a no-deal outcome. Secondly, I will speak to EU member states about their intentions and, until they have reached a decision, we will pause this legislation. Let me be…

  • Reid Introduces Amendment to Extend Transaction Closing Date for First Time Homebuyers
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    Reid Introduces Amendment to Extend Transaction Closing Date for First Time Homebuyers

    The first time homebuyers tax credits work extremely well all over the country especially well in Nevada, California, Flordia, states were there’s such a large inventory of homes. And as a result of this, we’ve been able to clear a lot of this stuff that we wouldn’t have been able to sell otherwise. And we have such a backlog now of people who’ve qualified, but we have to make sure that they finish the paperwork before the time expires, so the reason that Senator Isakson and I from Georgia have introduced this legislation is to give them the time to make sure that all the process and the papers done…