Members of the House of Representatives have voted to pass the Domestic Violence Act. The lawmakers took the decision on Thursday, July 4, allowing the bill to be forwarded to the Senate for a vote.
The Liberian Senate has voted to reject three of President George Weah’s nominees for the Central Bank of Liberia Board of Governors. The nominees are Richard A, Dolley, Timothy Thomas, and James B. Dennis.
The Senate has elected Sen. Saah Joseph of Montserrado to serve as the chair on the Committee on the Executive.
Finance Minister Samuel Tweah has finally presented the 2019/2020 draft national budget to the National Legislature.
The Senate has voted to reject President George Weah’s bill that sought to eliminate all tenured positions within the executive branch.
Organizers of the planned June 7 protest were unable to meet with the Liberian Senate for a scheduled meeting yesterday because the Senate failed to agree to the protest leaders’ demand to open the meeting to the media.
The Liberian Senate has extended an invitation to organizers of the June 7 protest for a meeting today.
Senate Pro Tempore Albert Chie has appealed to the organizers of the June 7 protest to abandon their campaign in the interest of peace and stability.