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Senators take aim at maternal mortality in developing world

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Senators from Maine and Delaware are proposing legislation that they believe would help U.S. efforts to stop preventable maternal and child deaths in the developing world. Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine and Democratic Sen. Chris Coons of Delaware said Thursday the "Reach Every Mother and Child Act" is an effort to end the preventable deaths of mothers and young children by 2030. Collins says the […]

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ICYMI: Senator Coons leads bipartisan push to incentivize charitable giving amid COVID-19

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Chris Coons (D-Del.) and James Lankford (R-Okla.) led senate colleagues this month in introducing the bipartisan Universal Giving Pandemic Response and Recovery Act to expand and extend the current deduction for charitable giving. The senate bill would ensure that Delawareans who donate to charities, houses of worship, religious organizations, and other nonprofits are able to deduct that donation from their federal taxes at a higher level than the […]

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