DAILY E-LERT

 

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

TODAY'S HEADLINE NEWS

 

 

  Trump-installed consumer agency head sets hiring freeze, halts new rules

  Second GOP senator comes out against current tax cut bill

  Supreme Court rejects case over Confederate emblem on Mississippi flag

  Supreme Court hears arguments in two cases challenging administrative patent review process

  Online travel agencies win tax dispute in Seventh Circuit

  Zimbabwe high court rules military intervention constitutional

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