About 4 years ago

08/23/2018 - Once-Safe GOP Seats Threatened By Blue Wave

Many pundits believe that so-called country club Republicans that make up many suburbs and exurbs are very much in play in today’s environment.
 Houston Chronicle
A recent federal court ruling tying minimum wages to racial discrimination might be the key to higher incomes for lowly paid American workers everywhere.
Even in a strong economy, many Americans live paycheck to paycheck. And many working-class people turn to payday loans or other costly ways to borrow money. But more companies are stepping in to help their workers with a much cheaper way to get some emergency cash.
– The Atlantic
Google’s self-driving corporate sibling, Waymo, is preparing to launch a commercial robotaxi service outside Phoenix. And although they are the defining achievement of 21st-century robotics, it looks like these machines will be surrounded by scores of humans tending to their needs.