Posts Tagged ‘commission’

Tel Aviv Regime Names Members of Commission to Investigate Gilboa Prison Break

Posted on September 25, 2021 by uprootedpalestinians September 25, 2021 By Staff, Agencies The Zionist occupation regime’s so-called Public Security Minister Omer Bar-Lev on Friday published the names of the committee members to investigate the escape of six Palestinians from the high-security Gilboa prison in northern ‘Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories earlier this month. All six Palestinians […]

Iowa Republicans face dilemma after commission scrambles congressional map

“I’m going to study it. I’m going to see what I and my colleagues think is best for the state as a collective whole,” said state Rep. Bobby Kaufmann, who chairs the state government committee. “And then we’ll make a decision in the next couple of weeks about whether to do a yes vote, or […]

Suspected homophobic attack prompts Spain to convene commission on hate speech

Spain has been left in shock after a violent homophobic assault on a man in broad daylight in central Madrid. The 20-year-old victim was attacked by eight masked men in the lobby of his apartment building in the fashionable Malasaña district on Sunday evening. Police said the attackers used homophobic language, slashed the man’s mouth […]

‘We’ve delivered’: 70% of EU adults have at least one vaccination, Commission announces

Seventy percent of adults in the European Union have received at least one shot of the COVID-19 vaccines, Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen announced on Tuesday. “The EU has kept its word and delivered. Our target was to protect 70% of adults in the European Union with at least one vaccination in July. Today […]

Troye: Jim Jordan on 1/6 Commission Akin to Bin Laden Lieutenant on 9/11 Commission

Former advisor to Vice President Mike Pence Olivia Troye said Tuesday on MSNBC’s “All In” that House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) appointing Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) to the House Select Committee investigating the Capitol riots was akin to putting Osama Bin Laden’s lieutenant to investigate the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Troy said, “We still don’t […]

Scientist Who Denounced Lab Leak Theory Recused From Lancet’s COVID-19 Commission

Peter Daszak, head of New York-based EcoHealth Alliance which has sent hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal funds to a lab in the Chinese city of Wuhan, has been recused from The Lancet’s COVID-19 Commission. News of the scientist’s dismissal was quietly announced on the official website of The Lancet COVID-19 Commission, which describes […]

African Commission petitioned to intervene in imminent executions of 12 men following ‘shameful’ trials in Egypt

The Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) has today requested that the African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights urgently intervene in the imminent execution of twelve men sentenced to death following the decision by Egypt’s highest appeals court’s to confirm the death sentences on 14 June 2021. The death penalties followed a mass trial of […]

State Dept, US Commission Condemn Chinese Regime Over Tiananmen Square Massacre

The U.S. State Department and the Congressional-Executive Commission on China have condemned the brutality of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) on the eve of the 32nd anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said in a statement that Beijing’s Tiananmen Square is now “synonymous with the brutal actions” of the CCP in […]

Dem Rep. Crow: Still a Chance for GOP to Show a Fraction of ‘Courage’ with Bipartisan 1/6 Commission

Representative Jason Crow (D-CO) said Monday on MSNBC’s “Deadline” that Republican lawmakers can “show a very small fraction of the courage that is shown every day by our troops to do the right thing for our country” by creating a bipartisan January 6 commission. When asked about the failed 1/6 commission Senate vote, Crow said, […]

Democrats’ 9/11 Style Commission for Jan. 6 FAILS IN SENATE with Six Republican Traitors Voting in Favor of the Bill

The Democrats’ 9/11 style commission to use police state powers to investigate Trump supporters and other Republicans has been killed in the U.S. Senate, with six Republicans defecting to support the measure. Sens. Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Mitt Romney (R-UT), Susan Collins (R-ME), Ben Sasse (R-NE), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), and Rob Portman (R-OH) joined the Senate […]

With Commission Voted Down, Events Of January 6th To Forever Remain A Mystery

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Senate has voted against creating a January 6th commission to investigate the Capitol riots. As a result, it would seem the events of that day will forever remain shrouded in complete darkness and mystery. “Yes, there were millions of people there that day, in addition to hundreds of journalists. Plus, we have the entire FBI […]

Jan 6th Commission Canceled After Everyone Agrees Trump Won Election Fair And Square

Jan 6th Commission Canceled After Everyone Agrees Trump Won Election Fair And Square WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congress has voted down a proposed commission to look into the events of January 6th after everyone realized that Trump actually won the election fair and square in 2020.  “Wow, I guess I never really saw it that way!” said Senator […]

Sen. Murkowski Says She Will Back Current Jan. 6 Commission Bill

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) said on Tuesday that she would back a Democrat-led bill to establish an independent commission to investigate the Jan. 6 breach of the U.S. Capitol. Murkowski became the second Senate Republican to publicly say she would support the bill that has already passed the House. During the House vote, most Republicans voted against the measure, […]

Demonstration in support of Belarusian opposition in front of European Commission’s Warsaw office

Several hundred people demonstrate in front of the EU Commission representation office in Warsaw in support of detained journalist Roman Protasevich. Protasevich was detained by Belarus authorities on Sunday after a Ryanair flight from Greece to Lithuania had been diverted to Minsk due to an alleged bomb threat. The blogger is a co-founder of the […]

EXPLAINER: How Congress’ Jan. 6 commission would work

An independent commission to study the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection would be modeled after a similar panel that studied the 9/11 terrorist attacks and has long been hailed as a bipartisan success. But bipartisanship isn’t always popular these days, especially in the wake of the deadly siege by a mob of former President Donald Trump’s […]

Kasich: It’s a ‘Very Big Deal’ 35 House Republicans Voted for 1/6 Commission — ‘They Stood Against Trump’

Former Gov. John Kasich (R-OH) said Wednesday on CNN’s “Cuomo Prime Time” that it was a “big deal” 35 House Republicans defied House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and voted with Democrats on a bill that would form a commission to investigate the January 6 U.S. Capitol riot. Kasich said, “I think thirty-five is a […]

Republican French Hill Voted for January 6 Commission to Get ‘Answers from Speaker Pelosi’

Congressman French Hill (R-AR), who voted to establish a commission to investigate the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol, released a statement following his vote claiming that he did so in order to get “answers from Speaker Pelosi” about security measures. “In the days following January 6th, I called for a bipartisan commission to review […]

35 House Republicans Vote for Bill to Establish January 6 Commission

Thirty-five House Republicans voted Wednesday to establish a commission to investigate the riots and protests on January 6. The House passed H.R. 3233, the National Commission to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol Complex Act, with 252 votes in favor and 175 votes against the bill. While the bill featured strong Democrat support, […]

JCPOA Joint Commission convenes as parties face unresolved key issues

JCPOA Joint Commission convenes as parties face unresolved key issues – Tehran%20Times TEHRAN— The Joint Commission meeting of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) continued on Wednesday Iran’s chief negotiator, Seyyed Abbas Araghchi, said on Tuesday that significant progress has been made, yet the sides still disagree over key unresolved issues.  The agenda was […]

Election Commission And Its Role As Covid Superspreader

Illustration by DOMINIC XAVIER / Rediff.com The Madras HC reminded the Election Commission  that it was the “the most irresponsible institution” and even said its officials may be booked under murder charges…Causing death by negligence or recklessness by refusing to see the killer virus is murder strictly as per the definition in IPC. Please read […]

Gantz pushes for commission of inquiry into Mount Meron disaster

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UN Votes Iran to Women’s Rights Commission

The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) voted on April 21 to elect Iran to its Commission on the Status of Women. According to UN Watch, Iran received 43 votes (out of the 54 nations that are a part of the commission). The vote was conducted by secret ballot, but UN Watch believes that […]

Hypocrite of the age prize to McConnell: ‘Biden’s commission will ‘politicize’ the Supreme Court’

Moscow Mitch’s jaw-dropping theater of the absurd William Hazlitt: “The only vice which cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy. The repentance of a hypocrite is itself hypocrisy” That’s why hypocrisy is joined at the hip to notorious cousins: predation, fraud, and knavery. Hannah Arendt nails it, “The hypocrite’s crime is that he bears false witness against […]

Biden creates commission to study Supreme Court expansion, other reforms

President Joe Biden won praise Friday for signing an executive order to create a 36-member commission that will analyze arguments for and against reforming the U.S. Supreme Court. The White House announced that a “bipartisan group of experts” will spend the next six months considering the “merits and legality” of increasing the number of justices on […]

Republicans Criticize Biden’s Supreme Court Reform Commission

Members of the GOP in the House and Senate on Friday harshly criticized President Joe Biden for creating a commission tasked with exploring reforms to the Supreme Court. “Today’s announcement is a direct assault on our nation’s independent judiciary and yet another sign of the far left’s influence over the Biden administration,” Senate Minority Leader […]

‘Mistakes’ were made during EU’s Covid-19 vaccination program, Commission VP admits

The EU vaccination program has been riddled with “mistakes,” European Commission VP Frans Timmermans has admitted. The vaccination drive has been plagued by supply shortfalls, plus repeated allegations of uneven distribution. The admission was made by Timmermans in an interview with German daily Der Tagesspiegel, published on Sunday. It is true that mistakes were made […]

Iran’s Khademalsharieh named as FIDE Athletes Commission

TEHRAN – Sarasadat Khademalsharieh from Iran has been named as FIDE Athletes Commission. The International Chess Federation announced the composition of the newly created Athletes Commission.      By the deadline of Dec. 21, FIDE had received nine candidacies for the 10 elected positions. Therefore, as decided by the FIDE Council, voting was not required and […]

Delaware River Basin Commission votes to ban fracking in historic victory

Image Credit: Sachin Daluja/Flickr In a historic move, the Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) voted Thursday to ban hydraulic fracking in the region. The ban was supported by all four basin states — New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania and New York — putting a permanent end to hydraulic fracking for natural gas along the 13,539-square-mile basin, […]

Black Member Of London’s ‘Diversity Commission’ Fired For Stating Jews Dominate Hierarchy Of Human Suffering

Toyin Agbetu, an appointee to London Muslim mayor Sadiq Khan’s ‘statue diversity’ commission has been forced to resign today after being accused of antisemitism — for stating the obvious — that Jewish suffering in the “Holocaust” is considered more important than the suffering of Africans in the slave trade: Activist Toyin Agbetu was among 15 […]

Thursday: Day Of Action Targeting The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

By Beyond Extreme Energy, Popular Resistance. February 17, 2021 Above photo: Clean energy advocates drop a banner over the entrance to the FERC. Ted Glick. Turn the fossil fuel rubber stamp machine (the FERC) into the FREC, the Federal Renewable Energy Commission. Something new is happening this Thursday, February 18 at the Federal Energy Regulatory […]

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