Archive for October, 2013

Uber Wars: How D.C.Tried to Kill a Great New Ride Technology

Uber Wars: How D.C.Tried to Kill a Great New Ride Technology

Last month, California became the first state to establish a set of regulations on the bevy of new companies that summon rides-for-hire via smartphone apps. Most prominent among such services are Lyft (a pure “rideshare” in which the fee you pay is officially a donation) and Uber (which offers various services in 31 cities in […]

Recent CRS Reports, Early-October 2013

Recent CRS Reports, Early-October 2013

The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Block Grant: Responses to Frequently Asked Questions, CRS Report RL32760, September 27, 2013 (49-page PDF) Government Shutdown: Operations of the Department of Defense During a Lapse in Appropriations, CRS Report R41745, October 7, 2013 (37-page PDF) EPA Standards for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Power Plants: Many Questions, Some […]

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Lisa Hall Completes Congressional Operations Certificate from TheCapitol.Net

Lisa Hall Completes Congressional Operations Certificate from TheCapitol.Net

Lisa Hall Completes Congressional Operations Certificate from TheCapitol.Net Lisa Hall completed her certificate in Congressional Operations from TheCapitol.Net. The Certificate in Congressional Operations is awarded to participants in the program who have completed more than 75 hours of congressional related training. Lisa Hall is currently working with the Army’s Chief Legislative Liaison in the Investigations […]