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  • Latest Action: Jul 13, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

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    • Resources: 'Citizens United' – Occupy Martinsburg - January 19, 2012 by LynnY - Support the Shareholder Protection Act (H.R. 2517, S. 1360) to stop activist CEOs from using shareholder money to further their own political agendas. Corporate political expenditures, including expenditures for campaign ...

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      As noted by LynnY on January 19, 2012, "Support the Shareholder Protection Act (H.R. 2517, S. 1360) to stop activist CEOs from using shareholder money to further their own political agendas. Corporate political expenditures, including expenditures for campaign ..." (http://occupymartinsburg.org/archives/602)
    • review of notebooks | Cyber News Network | Cyber Security News - December 15, 2011 by admin - A pending bill, S. 1360, would allow credit information bureaus such as Equifax to compile giant databases of medical records without notifying patients, and would further restrict states from passing laws to protect privacy. ...

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      As noted by admin on December 15, 2011, "A pending bill, S. 1360, would allow credit information bureaus such as Equifax to compile giant databases of medical records without notifying patients, and would further restrict states from passing laws to protect privacy. ..." (http://cybernewsnetwork.com/review-of-notebooks/)
    • "We The People": The policies that will help disentangle the ... - December 05, 2011 by Dana - The Shareholder Protection Act (H.R. 2517, S. 1360) would let shareholders, not CEOs, decide whether and how corporations spend money to influence elections. 2. Disclosure of Political Spending Transparency will enable ...

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      As noted by Dana on December 05, 2011, "The Shareholder Protection Act (H.R. 2517, S. 1360) would let shareholders, not CEOs, decide whether and how corporations spend money to influence elections. 2. Disclosure of Political Spending Transparency will enable ..." (http://forthearts.blogspot.com/2011/12/policies-that-will-help-disentangle.html)

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    • Genia runs down Lealiifano as Reds pip the Brumbies at the post again - July 26, 2012 by The Canberra Times - Lealiifano played just 800 minutes compared to Genia's 1360 minutes this season, his year cruelly ended in round 11 when he broke and dislocated his ankle after the siren in a win over the NSW Waratahs. But the 24-year-old's form had been so dominant until

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      As noted by The Canberra Times on July 26, 2012, "Lealiifano played just 800 minutes compared to Genia's 1360 minutes this season, his year cruelly ended in round 11 when he broke and dislocated his ankle after the siren in a win over the NSW Waratahs. But the 24-year-old's form had been so dominant until" (http://www.canberratimes.com.au/rugby-union/union-news/genia-runs-down-lealiifano-as-reds-pip-the-brumbies-at-the-post-again-20120726-22vy0.html)
    • Credit Suisse (Eur) Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc - July 20, 2012 by Bloomberg - Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc RNS Number : 1621I Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 20 July 2012   FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER WITHOUT ...

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      As noted by Bloomberg on July 20, 2012, "Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc RNS Number : 1621I Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 20 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/2012-07-20/admiQWzypIZk.html)
    • On the Heels of DISCLOSE Act, Members of Congress, Investors, Public Officials and Small Businesses Continue to Push for Transparency - July 18, 2012 by Common Dreams - WASHINGTON - July 18 - Today, in the wake of a Republican filibuster of the DISCLOSE Act, small business owners joined forces with Sens. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) and the Coalition for ...

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      As noted by Common Dreams on July 18, 2012, "WASHINGTON - July 18 - Today, in the wake of a Republican filibuster of the DISCLOSE Act, small business owners joined forces with Sens. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) and the Coalition for ..." (http://www.commondreams.org/newswire/2012/07/18-2)
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