China to Allow US Beef Exports After Deal on Trade Issues

Trump made renegotiating trade terms between US and China key plank of presidential campaign   A new trade deal will allow US beef and natural gas exports to flow into China while opening up the US market for cooked poultry and Chinese banks, the US Commerce Secretary announced Thursday. The initial slate of commitments fromContinue reading “China to Allow US Beef Exports After Deal on Trade Issues”

Texas House Passes Crackdown Policy on Teacher-Student Sex

Members of the Texas House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill Tuesday to crack down on the state’s epidemic of teacher-student sexual misconduct. In a vote of 146-to-0, the House approved Senate Bill 7, authored by Senator Paul Bettencourt (R-Houston). In March, the bill sailed through the Senate, 31-to-0. It imposes harsh consequences on wayward educators and onContinue reading “Texas House Passes Crackdown Policy on Teacher-Student Sex”