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  • The Senate's failure to act on the nomination means that the central bank continues to operate with vacant seats on its seven-member board as it deals with a second round of quantitative easing and faces increased debate about whether interest rates should be raised to counter inflationary pressures from rising fuel and food prices.

    Senate Panel to Vote Thursday on Fed Nominee Diamond

  • And the two vacancies on the seven-member board would be filled by Sarah Raskin, the Maryland Commissioner of Financial Regulation, and Peter Diamond, a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    Obama to nominate 3 new Fed governors

  • The 61-year-old judge is the only Democrat and only Hispanic on the seven-member bench.

    Sources: Obama expected to make high court pick by early May

  • Rocketship's expansion will come to a vote by the seven-member Santa Clara County Board of Education on Aug. 10.

    Charter School Forges Ahead With Expansion

  • The seven-member Christina School Board voted unanimously Tuesday to reduce the punishment for kindergartners and first-graders who take weapons to school or commit violent offenses to a suspension ranging from three to five days.

    School Suspends Six-Year-Old Boy For Bringing Folding Silverware to Lunch

  • After a brief hearing, a seven-member bench of the supreme court dismissed two petitions seeking to overturn the sacking of Muhammad Yunus as head of Grameen Bank.

    Yunus Loses Final Legal Battle to Challenge Sacking from Grameen Bank

  • Start with the Friday announcement by CUNY "Chairperson"—that's his official title—Benno Schmidt that he plans to convene a meeting today of the board's seven-member executive committee to reconsider the decision the full board made against the Kushner degree only last week.

    'A Mistake of Principle'

  • The seven-member panel, appointed May 22 by Obama, also suggests Congress draft legislation to further reorganize the Interior Department, which has moved to separate its role of collecting revenue from oil companies from its oversight of their safety.

    Panel blames firms, officials in Gulf oil spill

  • The plan also stopped short of endorsing one of the major recommendations of the task force, calling 'premature' the creation of a seven-member governance commission.

    DeAfternoon DeBonis: Jan. 11, 2011

  • The volunteers got about 25 days of training and have been organized into six- or seven-member groups each led by a defector from the regular military.

    More disciplined Libyan opposition force emerging

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