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  1. Sec. Tom Ridge Testifies before Homeland Security Committee

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    Fri, 13 Feb 2004

    colleagues on the Homeland Security Committee to listen to testimony from Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge on the administration ..... the Administration's priorities within the eight pages of testimony Secretary Ridge provided. So I think it speaks volumes that

  2. House committee holds hearing on FLSA volunteer exemption clause

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    Mon, 1 Jan 1996

    Committee heard oral and received written testimony for and against the National Firefighter ..... Spotsylvania County, Virginia, presented oral testimony in favor of the bill. Payne pointed ..... Association of Fire Chiefs presented written testimony in favor of the bill. Frederick H

  3. Fire News: Nebraska Fire Set Without Permission

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    Wed, 9 Oct 2013

    approve a permit for the fire until afterward, according to testimony from a federal lawsuit, reports The Associated Press. Rushville ..... northern edge of town under control, according to Sones' testimony . Bluebird alleges that authorities failed to thoroughly search

  4. Firefighting News: Philadelphia Firefighter Union Alleges Perjury Against City Fire Commissioner

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    Sat, 23 Nov 2013

    Commissioner Lloyd Ayers and Fire Department Human Resource Manager Karen Hyers of lying under oath during a Sep. 25 court testimony in connection with the demotion of 14 firefighters, reports phily.com The union has made a formal request to the District

  5. Fire News: Court Rules to Retry Ohio Man Convicted of Fatal Fire

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    Tue, 16 Apr 2013

    new trial because of contradictory and "deeply troubling" testimony from jailhouse informants at his trial, reports the Associated ..... 6th Circuit noted that the judge's concerns over the trial testimony "call into question a large portion of the government's

  6. Fire News: Fire Science Used to Challenge Arson Convictions

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    Thu, 21 Mar 2013

    other states are beginning to re-examine cases in which defendants were sent to prison for setting fires based on expert testimony about burn patterns and charring that today is considered suspect, reports The Associated Press. Nine years after Texas

  7. Wildland Firefighting: Forest Service Chief Cites Conservation Opportunities, Challenges in Senate Hearing

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    Tue, 25 Jun 2013

    Service Chief Tom Tidwell addressed today the challenges and opportunities facing the agency's forest management efforts in testimony before the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. "We must manage and restore more acres to reduce the threat

  8. Michigan House Committee Considers Two-Hatter Protection Bill

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    Mon, 16 Sep 2013

    Via the NVFC On September 12, the Michigan House of Representatives Local Government Committee heard testimony on HB 4624, legislation introduced by Representative Joseph Haveman that would guarantee that, "Collective bargaining between

  9. TX Firefighter Training Death Lawsuit Trial Begins

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    Fri, 4 May 2012

    Testimony began Wednesday in a wrongful death lawsuit brought over the deaths of ..... news-journal.com (http://bit.ly/Irl7Bg). The videotaped testimony reportedly came from Doug Fleming, an instructor with the maker of the

  10. NFPA sets the record straight on MHI press release

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    Tue, 8 Nov 2011

    release issued by the Manufactured Housing Institute (MHI), the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) reiterated testimony delivered at a recent hearing of the Manufactured Housing Consensus Committee in Alexandria, Viginia. NFPA testified that