Archives

Category: Featured

Texas student debt: Outstanding loans, default rates and what this means

Today’s $1.3 trillion federal student debt includes $103 billion of loans in default, according an August 2015 Government Accountability Office report. Student loan amounts are at record highs and new government numbers detail just how well those debt obligations are being met. While Department of Education data shows the national student loan default rates dropping Keep Reading…

Share

Texas economy poised for hit as EPA proposes new ozone regs

By prompting lost jobs, hefty compliance costs and rising electricity rates, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s latest ozone regulation proposal isn’t just another government regulation. In fact, new analysis suggests Texans should prepare to experience massive changes not only within their economy, but also to their way of life. In November 2014, the EPA proposed Keep Reading…

Share

Glossip execution again stayed (OK)

The case of Oklahoma death row inmate Richard Glossip took another interesting turn today. Just minutes before his scheduled execution, Gov. Mary Fallin once again called it off. From NBC News: Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin halted the execution of Richard Glossip at the last minute on Wednesday after prison officials tried to go forward with Keep Reading…

Share

Ranking on Texas’ litigation environment worsens

A new national ranking suggests generally improved views of state legal climates, yet the Lone Star State’s litigation environment doesn’t fare so well. For its 2015 Lawsuit Climate Survey: Ranking the States, the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform commissioned the Harris Poll to examine the levels of fairness and reasonability with which U.S. businesses Keep Reading…

Share

Glossip execution postponed for two weeks (OK)

Despite a focus on probate abuse, Estate of Denial® also follows other legal system corruption with great interest. The Oklahoma case involving Richard Glossip certainly appears to be just that and though the Death Row inmate was scheduled for execution this afternoon, a stay has now been issued. One of the early reports: Only three Keep Reading…

Share
Page 4 of 124« First...23456...102030...Last »