Month: September 2015

The Importance of Keeping Our Government Open – Bryan College Station

By Congresswoman Kay Granger Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –Without action from Congress, the federal government will shutdown on October 1st. I want to give you an update on this important issue and provide my perspective, as I have heard from a number of you regarding this topic over the last few weeks. Our federal government…

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China manufacturing index falls to 6.5 year low in September – Bryan College Station

HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese manufacturing activity fell to its lowest in more than six years in the latest sign of the slowdown in the world’s second biggest economy, according to a survey released Wedne Source: Business Breaking

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AP EXPLAINS: Why is 1st US treasury chief leaving $10 bill? – Bryan College Station

NEW YORK (AP) — Immigrant. Founding Father. The architect of the U.S. financial system, who envisioned the way a struggling young democracy could survive. The star of a new hit Broadway musical. Why i Source: Business Breaking

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Texas, Petroleum Industry Agree to Dismiss Lawsuits Against Denton – Bryan College Station

* Editor’s note: This story has been updated throughout. Now that Denton has repealed its ban on hydraulic fracturing and its ban on gas drilling has expired, lawyers for the oil and gas industry have agreed to drop their lawsuit against the city. The Texas Oil and Gas Association (TXOGA) sued Denton in November 2014, challenging a city-wide ban…

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Students ask Education Department to discharge college debt – Bryan College Station

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 3,000 former Corinthian College students will have their college loans erased, the first wave of debt relief tied to the collapse of the for-profit higher education chain. Source: Business Breaking

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