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Republican Senator Calls for ‘Cognition Tests’ for Older Government Leaders

Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) has called for cognitive tests for older leaders in all three branches of the American government. Cassidy, also a physician, expressed his support for the testing during an “Axios on HBO” interview that aired Sunday on the network. “I’m told that there have been senators in the past who, at the end…


Republican Senators Seek to Stop World Bank From Funding Beijing

WASHINGTON— China, the second largest economy in the world has been exploiting the World Bank by receiving low-cost loans meant for poor nations, and it is time to stop this practice, say a group of prominent China critics in U.S. Congress. The Chinese economy has grown rapidly over the past four decades ,yet the World…


GOP Senators Propose Curbs on Low-Rate World Bank Loans to Beijing

WASHINGTON— China, the world’s second-largest economy, has been exploiting the World Bank by receiving low-cost loans meant for poor nations, and it’s time to stop this practice, a group of prominent China critics in the U.S. Congress say. The Chinese economy has grown rapidly over the past four decades, yet the World Bank still considers…