Legislation

 I’d like to pass along the most recent entry on the Federation of Genealogical Societies  blog written by Thomas MacEntee, who once again informs genealogists and family historians that their access to records is once again threatened. This time it’s the proposed legislation that would eliminate the New York City Department of Records and Information […]

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This is an update on SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act). The Anti-SOPA support has grown to the point that President Obama has said that he would not support the bill as it currently stands. While being fully aware that the President will veto anything that’s not more narrowly focused, the House will start looking at […]

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