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A concealed carry holster is displayed for sale at the Guntoberfest gun show in Oaks, Pennsylvania, U.S., October 6, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts - RC1ACCB8CE70

5 overlooked politics stories that are worth your time

The 24-hour news cycle is filled with politics coverage, but not everything gets the attention it deserves. Here are five politics stories you may have missed in the past week.

  1. FEMA rethinking ban on disaster aid to church buildings.
  2. FEMA is facing pressure to grant religious institutions disaster relief funding. — Chicago Tribune, 11/07

  3. Mandatory by January: Sexual Harassment Training for Senators and Staff
  4. Nearly 1,500 congressional staffers indicated that the process Congress uses to handle sexual harassment in the office needs reform, prompting mandatory sexual harassment training. — Roll Call, 11/10

  5. House and Senate agree: The adoption tax credit stays.
  6. The initial House GOP tax plan ended the adoption tax credit, but to the relief of adoption advocates and social conservatives, the plan was amended and the tax credit preserved. — CNN Money, 11/09

  7. Rural Wisconsin voters swung for Trump and change, but found frustration.
  8. A year after voting for President Donald Trump, southern Wisconsin is still frustrated and critical of the polarizing political climate. — Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 11/09

  9. Michigan Senate OKs concealed pistol carry in schools, churches, day care centers.
  10. Days after the church shooting in Texas, emotions ran high as Michigan state lawmakers passed legislation that allows concealed carry of handguns in schools and churches, among other places. — Detroit Free Press, 11/08

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