Experts say Texas needs new tool to help students understand new card-issuing rules

Experts say the Texas Legislature needs to pass legislation to help the state’s students better understand the rules governing how cards are issued and how they can be used to pay for college.The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors.Become one.A bill by state Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr. and state Rep. Mike McClellan would allow students to […]

Experts recommend avoiding Hurricane Florence and other major storms

Experts are warning against the possible effects of a major hurricane and other natural disasters on Americans in the coming months.They point to studies that suggest the risk of severe damage to public buildings, roads and bridges is extremely high and the impact on public health is high.The American Society of Civil Engineers says that […]

When information is used to destroy privacy: A primer

Posted October 06, 2018 07:50:38A lot of people seem to believe that privacy is a thing that must be protected.This is the same mindset that is currently driving many decisions in this country regarding data collection and how we use it.A lot more is needed, I think, if we are to see the kind of […]