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S.1056 Safe and Complete Streets Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: May 24, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

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  • 25% of users oppose S.1056

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    • Transportation for America

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    • How Utah's Congressional Delegation Stands on Cycling | Cycling ... - February 28, 2012 by dave - Matheson voted to maintain Enhancements in the 2003 House vote. He also joined the Congressional Bike Caucus. The Safe & Complete Streets Act of 2011 has been introduced in both houses (S. 1056 and H.R. 1780).

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      As noted by dave on February 28, 2012, "Matheson voted to maintain Enhancements in the 2003 House vote. He also joined the Congressional Bike Caucus. The Safe & Complete Streets Act of 2011 has been introduced in both houses (S. 1056 and H.R. 1780)." (/url?q=http://www.cyclingutah.com/advocacy/how-utahs-congressional-delegation-stands-on-cycling/&sa=U&ei=53NWT63EDKqKsAL31qjTCQ&ved=0CEwQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNHSKXA6Sk7EgukH5hbRLhsge2Ht1g)
    • How Utah's Congressional Delegation Stands on Cycling | Cycling ... - February 28, 2012 by dave - Matheson voted to maintain Enhancements in the 2003 House vote. He also joined the Congressional Bike Caucus. The Safe & Complete Streets Act of 2011 has been introduced in both houses (S. 1056 and H.R. 1780).

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      As noted by dave on February 28, 2012, "Matheson voted to maintain Enhancements in the 2003 House vote. He also joined the Congressional Bike Caucus. The Safe & Complete Streets Act of 2011 has been introduced in both houses (S. 1056 and H.R. 1780)." (/url?q=http://www.cyclingutah.com/advocacy/how-utahs-congressional-delegation-stands-on-cycling/&sa=U&ei=rRxVT-CNPK-osAKx9IDwBQ&ved=0CEkQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNFgM6UxTdTdm-b21fINkWBqAOt11A)
    • How Utah's Congressional Delegation Stands on Cycling | Cycling ... - February 28, 2012 by dave - Matheson voted to maintain Enhancements in the 2003 House vote. He also joined the Congressional Bike Caucus. The Safe & Complete Streets Act of 2011 has been introduced in both houses (S. 1056 and H.R. 1780).

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      As noted by dave on February 28, 2012, "Matheson voted to maintain Enhancements in the 2003 House vote. He also joined the Congressional Bike Caucus. The Safe & Complete Streets Act of 2011 has been introduced in both houses (S. 1056 and H.R. 1780)." (/url?q=http://www.cyclingutah.com/advocacy/how-utahs-congressional-delegation-stands-on-cycling/&sa=U&ei=ishTT8bAOcSusQKQge3vBQ&ved=0CEYQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNGQiIxm6N420GGvyeMe4un-lFZXWA)

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      As noted by Bloomberg on July 10, 2012, "Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc RNS Number : 3249H Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 10 July 2012   FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER WITHOUT ..." (http://www.bloomberg.com/article/2012-07-10/azpEBdzMc6Lw.html)
    • Macy's Has Hired A Huge Cohort Of New College Grads To Fill Its Executive Ranks - June 11, 2012 by Yahoo Finance - That's 1,056 total hires. This is a huge new cohort for Macy's, and a 30 percent increase from last year when it hired 819. The size of the hiring wave is a good sign, as  Macy's continues to try to wrestle market share  away from JCPenney. 

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      As noted by Yahoo Finance on June 11, 2012, "That's 1,056 total hires. This is a huge new cohort for Macy's, and a 30 percent increase from last year when it hired 819. The size of the hiring wave is a good sign, as  Macy's continues to try to wrestle market share  away from JCPenney. " (http://finance.yahoo.com/news/macys-hired-huge-cohort-college-142723425.html)
    • Macy's Inc. hires more than 1,000 college grads from class of 2012 - June 08, 2012 by LehighValleyLive.com - Macy’s hired 30 percent more college graduates this year than in 2011. That’s 1,056 this year compared to 819 hires last year. "For decades, our company has been known as the training ground for the most impressive talent in the retailing ...

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      As noted by LehighValleyLive.com on June 08, 2012, "Macy’s hired 30 percent more college graduates this year than in 2011. That’s 1,056 this year compared to 819 hires last year. "For decades, our company has been known as the training ground for the most impressive talent in the retailing ..." (http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/thebrownandwhiteblog/index.ssf/2012/06/macys_inc_hires_more_than_1000.html)
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