assistance

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inadmissiblenot capable of being allowed

oligarch, pejorativea member a government in which a small group exercises control especially for corrupt and selfish purposes

emolumentthe returns arising from office or employment usually in the form of compensation or perquisites

trollto harass, criticize, or antagonize especially by disparaging or mocking public statements

exculpatorytending or serving to exculpate

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Anyassistanceyou can give me would be appreciated.

Ill be happy to provide you with whateverassistanceyou may need.

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This legislation would extend trade adjustment

to workers who lose their jobs due to automation.

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Local politicians running on police reform platforms have been winning elections, and initiatives that funnel financial

to low-income and minority youths have been launched in Castiles name.

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Assembly Bill 3148: Would have required Covered California to offer additional financial

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abetment,aid,assist,backing,boost,hand,help,helping hand,leg up,lift,support;

constraint,frustration,inhibition,interference,obstruction,repression,restraint;

advancement,encouragement,facilitation,forwarding,furtherance,furthering,nurturance;

benefaction,patronage,promotion,sponsorship;

advice,care,counsel,guidance,mentoring;

attendance,attention,hand-holding,service;

assuagement,palliation,relief,succor;

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full of intense interest or excitement

inadmissiblenot capable of being allowed

oligarch, pejorativea member a government in which a small group exercises control especially for corrupt and selfish purposes

emolumentthe returns arising from office or employment usually in the form of compensation or perquisites

trollto harass, criticize, or antagonize especially by disparaging or mocking public statements

exculpatorytending or serving to exculpate

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