Formosa Doesn’t Have Louisiana’s Best Interest At Heart

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 00:46:16 +0000

Baton RougeFormosa Plastics is going to be our shiny new petrochemical plant that will provide jobs for Louisiana citizens. However, the company’s lovely image of being a job-provider and great company that will support the state economy is marred with its history of dumping plastic waste into waterways and its cruelty to the descendants of the slaves buried on the company’s land. Yes, you read that right: Formosa is building on a burial ground

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Texas, Florida reimpose restrictions

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Sat, 27 Jun 2020 16:25:31 +0000

AUSTIN: Texas and Florida reversed course and clamped down on bars again Friday (Saturday in Manila) in the nation’s biggest retreat yet as the daily number of confirmed coronavirus infections in the United States surged to an all-time high of 40,000. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott ordered all bars closed, while Florida banned alcohol at such […]

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Latino Voters Worried About Global Heating & Climate Change Could Swing US Election

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 15:50:45 +0000

President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden are in a dead heat in Texas, a state that has swung Republican in every presidential election since 1976. If Biden pulls off the unthinkable and defeats Trump in Texas, it will be by mobilizing Latino voters

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Tax Breaks For Tesla Would Cost Local School District $68 Million Over 10 Years

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Fri, 19 Jun 2020 15:30:45 +0000

As Tesla homes in on a new factory site near Austin, Texas, it is negotiating a package of economic incentives with local, county, and state officials. Let’s dig into those a little bit

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Tesla Is Negotiating “Possible Incentives” For Texas Factory

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 15:49:29 +0000

A new report says that Tesla is negotiating “possible incentives” with Travis County, Texas, in hopes of bringing a new factory to the area. It could be Gigafactory 5 or even Terafactory

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