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Low-power Broadcasting
LOW-POWER BROADCASTING refers to a broadcast station operating at a low electrical power to a smaller service area than "full power" stations within the same region, but often distinguished from "micropower broadcasting" (more commonly "microbroadcasting ") and broadcast translators . LPFM, LPAM and LPTV are in various levels of use across the world, varying widely based on the laws and their enforcement . CONTENTS * 1 Canada * 2 New Zealand * 3 United Kingdom * 4 United States * 4.1 FM radio * 4.1.1 LPFM classes * 4.1.2 Legislation * 4.1.2.1 Origins of LPFM * 4.1.2.2 Radio Broadcasting Preservation Act of 2000 * 4.1.2.3 Local Community Radio Act of 2005 * 4.1.2.4 Local Community Radio Act of 2007 * 4.1.2.5 Local Community Radio Act of 2009 * 4.1.2.6 Local Community Radio Act of 2010 * 4.1.3 Arguments for LPFM * 4.1.4 Arguments against LPFM * 4.1.5 LPFM vs
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John McCain
JOHN SIDNEY MCCAIN III (born August 29, 1936) is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator
United States Senator
from Arizona since 1987. He was the Republican nominee for President of the United States in the 2008 election , which he lost to Barack Obama
Barack Obama
. McCain graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1958 and followed his father and grandfather —both four-star admirals —into the United States Navy . He became a naval aviator and flew ground-attack aircraft from aircraft carriers . During the Vietnam War
Vietnam War
, he was almost killed in the 1967 USS Forrestal fire . While McCain was on a bombing mission over Hanoi
Hanoi
in October 1967, he was shot down, seriously injured, and captured by the North Vietnamese . He was a prisoner of war until 1973
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MITRE Corporation
THE MITRE CORPORATION (stylized as THE MITRE CORPORATION and MITRE) is an American not-for-profit organization based in Bedford, Massachusetts , and McLean, Virginia . It manages federally funded research and development centers (FFRDCs) supporting several U.S. government agencies
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Maria Cantwell
MARIA ELAINE CANTWELL /ˈkæntˌwɛl/ (born October 13, 1958) is the junior United States
United States
Senator from Washington , serving since 2001. A member of the Democratic Party , she previously served in the Washington House of Representatives
Washington House of Representatives
from 1987 to 1993 and then in the United States House of Representatives
United States House of Representatives
from Washington\'s 1st congressional district from 1993 to 1995, after which she worked as an executive for RealNetworks . She is Washington's second female senator, after Patty Murray . She serves as the Ranking Member on the United States Senate
United States Senate
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
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Patrick Leahy
PATRICK JOSEPH LEAHY /ˈleɪˌhiː/ (born March 31, 1940) is an American politician and the senior United States Senator from Vermont , since 1975. A member of the Democratic Party , Leahy served as the President pro tempore of the United States Senate
United States Senate
from December 17, 2012, to January 6, 2015. As President pro tempore, he was third in the presidential line of succession . He is the most senior senator and took office at 34 years old, younger than any other current senator. Leahy received the title of President pro tempore emeritus upon the commencement of the 114th Congress. He is the last remaining member of the Senate to have served prior to the 1976 election of President Jimmy Carter
Jimmy Carter
. Leahy is currently the longest-serving Democratic Senator as well as the longest-serving U.S
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U.S. House Of Representatives
MAJORITY (238) * Republican (238)MINORITY (193) * Democratic (193)VACANT (4) * Vacant (4) LENGTH OF TERM Two years ELECTIONS VOTING SYSTEM First-past-the-post in most states; nonpartisan blanket primary with a majoritarian second round in 3 states LAST ELECTION November 8, 2016 NEXT ELECTION November 6, 2018 REDISTRICTING State legislatures or redistricting commissions , varies by state MEETING PLACE House of Representatives chamber United States Capitol
United States Capitol

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Bill Clinton
42ND PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES * Presidency * Timeline -------------------------POLICIES * Economic * Gun Control * Environmental * Foreign * Clinton Doctrine * International trips APPOINTMENTS * Cabinet * Judicial Appointments -------------------------FIRST TERM * Campaign for the Presidency * 1992 General election * Primaries * 1st inauguration * NAFTA * Health Security Act * 1994 midterm elections * Economic policy * Travelgate * Whitewater * AmeriCorps *
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United States Congress
535 voting members * 100 senators * 435 representatives 6 non-voting members SENATE POLITICAL GROUPS * Republican (51) * Democratic (47)* Independent (2) (caucusing with Democrats) HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES POLITICAL GROUPS * Republican (238) * Democratic (193) * Vacant (4) ELECTIONS SENATE LAST ELECTION November 8, 2016 HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES LAST ELECTION November 8, 2016 MEETING PLACE United States Capitol
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Trade Union
A TRADE UNION or TRADES UNION, also called a LABOUR UNION (Canada ) or LABOR UNION (US ), is an organization of workers who have come together to achieve common goals such as protecting the integrity of its trade, improving safety standards, achieving higher pay and benefits such as health care and retirement, increasing the number of employees an employer assigns to complete the work, and better working conditions . The trade union, through its leadership, bargains with the employer on behalf of union members (rank and file members) and negotiates labour contracts (collective bargaining ) with employers. The most common purpose of these associations or unions is "maintaining or improving the conditions of their employment ". This may include the negotiation of wages , work rules, complaint procedures, rules governing hiring, firing and promotion of workers, benefits, workplace safety and policies
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National League Of Cities
The NATIONAL LEAGUE OF CITIES (NLC) is an American advocacy organization representing 19,000 cities, towns, and villages, and encompassing 49 state municipal leagues. NLC provides training to municipal officials, holds conferences, lobbies and provides assistance to cities in educational issues. NLC is made up of six Centers: Research and Innovation; Federal Relations; Public Affairs and Member Relations; Enterprise Programs; Conferences, Education
Education
and Training; and the Institute for Youth, Education
Education
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United Church Of Christ
The UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST (UCC) is a mainline Protestant
Protestant
Christian denomination , with historical confessional roots in the Reformed , Congregational and Evangelical Protestant
Protestant
traditions, and "with over 5,000 churches and nearly one million members". The United Church of Christ is a historical continuation of the General Council of Congregational Christian
Christian
churches founded under the influence of New England Puritanism . The Evangelical and Reformed Church and the General Council of the Congregational Christian Churches united in 1957 to form the UCC. These two denominations, which were themselves the result of earlier unions, had their roots in Congregational, Christian, Evangelical, and Reformed denominations
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National Association Of Broadcasters
The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS (NAB) is a trade association and lobby group representing the interests of commercial and non-commercial over-the-air radio and television broadcasters in the United States
United States
. The NAB represents more than 8,300 terrestrial radio and television stations as well as broadcast networks . As of 2015, the president and CEO of the NAB is Gordon Smith , a former United States
United States
Senator from Oregon
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Mike Doyle (Pennsylvania Politician)
MIKE is an abbreviation or shorthand for Michael . The name Mike may refer to: CONTENTS* 1 People * 1.1 Mike * 1.2 Maidhc * 2 Fictional characters * 3 Animals PEOPLEMIKE This list is incomplete ; you can help by expanding it
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Lee Terry
LEE RAYMOND TERRY (born January 29, 1962) is a former American politician and a senior law firm adviser. From 1999 to 2015, he served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Nebraska\'s 2nd congressional district as a member of the Republican Party . Since 2015, Terry reactivated his law license and is a senior adviser to the government relations and public group for the international law firm Kelley Drye he ultimately lost it, 53% to 46%. In the congressional election, Terry faced Democrat John Ewing , the Douglas County Treasurer. Terry outspent Ewing four to one and Ewing, who received no help from national Democrats, outperformed Obama and lost by just 51% to 49%. 2014 See also: United States House of Representatives elections in Nebraska, 2014 § District 2 Terry defeated businessman Dan Frei in the primary by just under 6% of the votes, after outspending Frei by around 20 to 1 in the primary campaign
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Zydeco
ZYDECO (/ˈzaɪdɪˌkoʊ/ ZY-dih-koh or /ˈzaɪdiˌkoʊ/ ZY-dee-koh ) is a musical genre that evolved in southwest Louisiana
Louisiana
by French Creole speakers which blends blues , rhythm and blues , and music indigenous to the Louisiana
Louisiana
Creoles and the Native people of Louisiana. CONTENTS * 1 Origin of term * 2 Musical style * 3 Early history * 4 Post-war history * 5 Instruments * 6 In popular culture * 7 References * 8 Further reading * 9 External links ORIGIN OF TERMThe origin of the word "zydeco" is uncertain. One theory is that it derives from the French phrase Les haricots ne sont pas salés, which, when spoken in the Louisiana
Louisiana
Creole French , sounds as "leh-zy-dee-co nuh sohn pah salay". This literally translates as "the snap beans aren't salty" but idiomatically as "I have no spicy news for you" signifying the speaker's fatigue or lack of energy
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The New York Times
THE NEW YORK TIMES (sometimes abbreviated NYT and THE TIMES) is an American daily newspaper , founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by The New York Times Company . The New York Times
The New York Times
has won 122 Pulitzer Prizes , more than any other newspaper. The paper's print version in 2013 had the second-largest circulation, behind The Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal
, and the largest circulation among the metropolitan newspapers in the United States. The New York Times
The New York Times
is ranked 18th in the world by circulation . Following industry trends, its weekday circulation had fallen in 2009 to fewer than one million. Nicknamed "THE GRAY LADY", The New York Times
The New York Times
has long been regarded within the industry as a national "newspaper of record "
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