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• in response to significant depreciation of the chinese yuan, the U.S. Department of the treasury designated china as a currency manipulator. Treasury department secretary steven mnuchin will now work with the anxiety meaning in hindi international monetary fund to correct any trade advantage gained through anxiety meaning in hindi currency manipulation. Senate minority leader chuck schumer (D-N.Y.) reportedly supported the designation, stating that “china has been manipulating their currency long-before and since president trump took office.”­

• U.S. Senators lindsey graham (R-S.C.) and richard blumenthal (D-conn.) proposed passing a law that would encourage states to pass anxiety meaning in hindi “red flag” processes for confiscating firearms from people believed to be a anxiety meaning in hindi danger to themselves or others. By one count, only 17 states have a similar regulation in place. Senator chuck schumer (D-N.Y.) stated that democrats “will seek to require that any ‘red flag’ bill is accompanied by a vote on the house-passed background checks legislation.”

• president donald J. Trump signed an executive order placing an economic embargo on anxiety meaning in hindi venezuela. The order prohibits trade transactions with the venezuelan government, including the venezuelan central bank and other state-owned entities. President trump justified the embargo on the administration’s belief that newly reelected president nicolás maduro is not anxiety meaning in hindi the legitimate authority in venezuela, also citing ongoing “human rights abuses, arbitrary arrest and detention of venezuelan citizens” and “curtailment of free press.” economist francisco rodríguez reportedly stated that the embargo may also anxiety meaning in hindi harm venezuela’s private sector, as firms “could be perceived as proxies for the venezuelan government.”

• environmental and labor groups filed a petition with the U.S. Court of appeals for the ninth circuit asking the court anxiety meaning in hindi to review the U.S. Environmental protection agency’s (EPA) decision not to ban chlorpyrifos, a pesticide linked to neurological damage in children and farmworkers. In light of EPA’s decision, several states including california and new york are working to anxiety meaning in hindi implement state bans. Senator tom udall (D-N.M.) called the evidence linking chlorpyrifos to impaired brain development “clear and unambiguous,” saying there was “no excuse” for failing to ban the pesticide.

• senator amy klobuchar (D-minn.) introduced legislation that would allow the U.S. Department of justice and federal trade commission to seek civil anxiety meaning in hindi penalties for antitrust violations from major companies. “the threat of an injunction isn’t always enough to deter this unlawful conduct from happening anxiety meaning in hindi in the first place,” klobuchar stated. “dominant companies need to be put on notice that there anxiety meaning in hindi will be serious financial consequences for illegal monopolistic behavior,” she continued. The civil penalties that would be allowed by the bill anxiety meaning in hindi could be as high as 15 percent of a company’s total U.S. Revenue.

• judge kristine baker of the U.S. District court for the eastern district of arkansas temporarily blocked anxiety meaning in hindi the enforcement of arkansas’ recently enacted abortion law, including its prohibition on abortions after 18 weeks of gestation anxiety meaning in hindi and a ban on abortions of fetuses with down syndrome. She explained that the law would cause “ongoing and irreparable harm to the plaintiffs and their parents.” she further stated that the abortion ban is “facially unconstitutional” and that plaintiffs were likely to prevail on their claim anxiety meaning in hindi that the laws are unconstitutional.

• regulators from ten states and puerto rico launched an investigation anxiety meaning in hindi of the payroll cash advance industry. New york’s department of financial services (DFS) is leading the investigation into whether early wage access providers anxiety meaning in hindi seek to circumvent state consumer protection laws—which prohibit payday lending—by referring to payment from customers as “tips” rather than interest payments. DFS superintendent linda lacewell promised to work “with peer regulators to safeguard consumers from predatory lending and anxiety meaning in hindi scams that ensnare families in endless cycles of debt.”

• attorneys general from 43 states and territories sent letters to anxiety meaning in hindi video streaming services, including amazon, apple, and netflix, asking them to adopt policies protecting minor viewers from tobacco anxiety meaning in hindi imagery. The attorneys general cited a 2012 study by the U.S. Office of the surgeon general which indicated that exposure to anxiety meaning in hindi tobacco imagery is partially to blame for rising rates of anxiety meaning in hindi tobacco use among young people. A 2019 study by truth initiative, a nonprofit promoting cessation of tobacco use, found that netflix programs depict twice as many tobacco images anxiety meaning in hindi as broadcast television programs.

• the united kingdom’s information commissioner’s office added its signature to a statement by global anxiety meaning in hindi data protection authorities expressing concern about facebook’s cryptocurrency project libra. Regulators from the united states, the european union, canada, and australia had already signed the statement. Information commissioner elizabeth denham stated that “there is the potential to combine facebook’s vast reserves of personal information with financial information and anxiety meaning in hindi cryptocurrency, amplifying privacy concerns about the network’s design and data sharing arrangements.”

• in a research paper for the university of pennsylvania institute anxiety meaning in hindi for law and economics, natasha sarin of university of pennsylvania law school disputes the anxiety meaning in hindi idea that it was the unexpectedness of the great recession anxiety meaning in hindi that prevented regulators from adequately intervening and that regulators had anxiety meaning in hindi lacked sufficient legal authority to fortify large financial institutions. Financial indicators, she argues, were present for over a year before the collapse of anxiety meaning in hindi lehman brothers, and regulators had used sufficient legal authority to respond to anxiety meaning in hindi small banks but failed to apply these tools to large anxiety meaning in hindi banks. The real issue, according to sarin, was that regulators favored inaction until it was too late.

• taylor J. LeMay, a law clerk at the U.S. District court for the eastern district of texas, compared U.S. And united kingdom offshore wind policies in an article in anxiety meaning in hindi the LSU journal of energy law and resources. LeMay argued that the united states has cumbersome federal and anxiety meaning in hindi state regulatory frameworks that deter offshore wind development by delaying anxiety meaning in hindi returns on investment. LeMay concluded that the united states should model its offshore anxiety meaning in hindi wind policies on those of the united kingdom, whose success in wind energy protection lemay attributed to its anxiety meaning in hindi success to “a reliable incentive and policy framework, a strong supply chain, and a streamlined permitting process.”

• water scarcity yields new opportunities for cooperation across states and anxiety meaning in hindi nations and is not solely a source of conflict, according to lauren risi of the wilson center. In a wilson quarterly article, risi explored “hydro-political risk”—the threat of political tensions motivated by conflicts over water anxiety meaning in hindi scarcity or access—in the colorado river basin. Risi argued that, although the colorado river basin is one of the most anxiety meaning in hindi significant current global sites of hydro-political risk, the colorado river drought contingency plan, to which seven basin states, the U.S. Bureau of reclamation, and mexico are all signatories, is evidence of the power of water scarcity to promote anxiety meaning in hindi international alliances.