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Texas officials flag tens of thousands of voters for citizenship checks

first_img WhatsApp Pinterest Texas officials flag tens of thousands of voters for citizenship checks Twitter WhatsApp Facebook TAGS  Twittercenter_img Facebook By Digital AIM Web Support – February 24, 2021 Local NewsState Pinterest The Texas secretary of state’s office announced Friday it would send local election officials a list of 95,000 registered voters who the state says counties should consider checking to see whether they are U.S. citizens and, therefore, legally eligible to vote.In an advisory released Friday afternoon, the office said it was flagging individuals who had provided the Texas Department of Public Safety with some form of documentation — including a work visa or a green card — that showed they were not a citizen when they were obtaining a driver’s license or an ID card. Among the individuals flagged, about 58,000 individuals cast a ballot in one or more elections from 1996 to 2018, the secretary of state’s office said. It’s unclear exactly how many of those individuals are not actually U.S. citizens and whether that number will be available in the future. In its notice to counties, the secretary of state’s office said the names should be considered “WEAK” matches, using all capital letters for emphasis. That means counties may now choose to investigate the eligibility of the individuals who were flagged, which would require them to send a notice asking for proof of citizenship within 30 days, or take no action. By law, the counties aren’t allowed to automatically revoke a voter’s registration without sending out such a notice.It’s possible that individuals flagged by the state — who provided DPS with documentation that indicated they were authorized to be in the country — could have become naturalized citizens since they obtained their driver’s license or ID card. A spokesman for the secretary of state said officials are “very confident” that the data received from DPS is “current.”In announcing the review of the rolls, Secretary of State David Whitley — who was appointed to the post last month after serving as deputy chief of staff to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott — immediately handed the data over to the Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, a Republican who said his office will “spare no effort in assisting with these troubling cases.”But without additional verification, you can’t say these individuals all engaged in illegal voting, said Chris Davis, the head of the Texas Association of Elections Administrators.”People get naturalized,” Davis said. “It’s entirely too early to say that.”The numbers were released just a few weeks into a legislative session during which lawmakers may take up proposals to require some form of citizenship verification before registering to vote. The U.S. Supreme Court in 2013 rejected states’ efforts to require proof of citizenship to register to vote. Other federal courts have knocked down more recent efforts.”Integrity and efficiency of elections in Texas require accuracy of our state’s voter rolls, and my office is committed to using all available tools under the law to maintain an accurate list of registered voters,” Whitley said in a statement.But Beth Stevens, voting rights legal director for the Texas Civil Rights Project, said the announcement echoed efforts around the country to remove eligible voters from the rolls.”The secretary’s actions threaten to result in tens of thousands of eligible voters being removed from the roles, including those with the least resources to comply with the demand to show papers,” Stevens said. In a state where about 15.8 million Texans are registered to vote, the AG’s office has recently pursued a small number of convictions of illegal voting by non-citizens. Past reviews of the voter rolls by other states ultimately found that only a small number of the thousands of non-citizens they initially flagged had actually voted. For years, researchers have found that voter fraud is rare and claims that non-citizens are voting in large numbers have not been substantiated. Read related Tribune coverageTrump election fraud commission bought Texas election data flagging Hispanic votersJudge blocks Texas secretary of state from giving voter information to Trump commission The Texas Tribune. Previous article100418_Odessa_Invitational_JF_08Next article011119_SandHills_01 Digital AIM Web Supportlast_img read more

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30% increase in whitefish quotas for North West

first_img Facebook AudioHomepage BannerNews Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Google+ FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Google+ Harps come back to win in Waterford By News Highland – December 19, 2018 Twitter Pinterest Twitter WhatsAppcenter_img Pinterest Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Following long negotiations which ended in the early hours of this morning an increase in quotas has been secured for operators in Donegal.There will be an overall increase of 30% in whitefish quota for the North West, including a near doubling of the quota for offshore haddock.However, negotiations have resulted in a reduction in haddock in part of the fishery off the north coast.Donegal Minister Joe McHugh says the deal delivers on sustainability and described it as a strong result for fishermen:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/joewhitefish.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Meanwhile, KFO CEO Seán O’Donoghue says while the quotas have been secured for post-Brexit, access still remains an issue in the event of a hard Brexit:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/kfo5pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Previous articleDoherty labels Taoiseach’s comments as ‘cheap shots’Next articleDonegal man reacts to new position as INTO General Secretary News Highland Facebook 30% increase in whitefish quotas for North West DL Debate – 24/05/21 News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img read more

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Another Coal Plant Closes in Upper Midwest

first_img FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailPrint分享Wisconsin Public Radio:An energy company is shuttering another coal-fired power plant in Wisconsin. WEC Energy is closing its plant in Green Bay, and it comes on the heels of the company closing another facility in Pleasant Prairie.The Green Bay closure isn’t a surprise, the company announced its plans to shutter the plant last year. But now the company has come out with an updated timeline, saying after 90 years of operation, the Pulliam Power Plant in Green Bay will “retire” by the end of 2018. WEC is the parent company of We Energies — which announced earlier this week it will close its plant in Pleasant Prairie — and Wisconsin Public Service, which runs the Pulliam plant.WPS Spokesman Matt Cullen said market forces are also behind the decision to close Pulliam by the end of next year. Low natural gas prices and large-scale solar are making coal less cost effective, Cullen said. He said WEC is making a company-wide effort to move to cleaner energy sources such as solar and wind.“We’re pursuing the purchase from a developer of utility-scale solar. Also, WPS is one of three utilities here in the state who has reached an agreement to purchase the Forward Wind Energy Center down in the Fond Du Lac area.”Cullen said that wind development could generate 57 megawatts of electricity.Forty-six employees work at the Green Bay plant, and Cullen said it’s too early to tell what will happen to those employees once the plant closes.Pulliam, named after J.P. Pulliam, a past president of the company, was built in 1927 and sits at the mouth of the Fox River on the western shore of Green Bay.More: Green Bay’s Pulliam Plant Will ‘Retire’ By End Of 2018 Another Coal Plant Closes in Upper Midwestlast_img read more

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Vestal Museum to move back to Rail Trail

first_img“If we move back to the Rail Trial then we have potential to receive national historic status,” said Museum Director Cherese Rosales. “There’s a number of requirements and one of them is that its in its original or similar to its original location and position.” The museum had to undergo fundraising efforts in the form of grant writing. It secured a $360,000 grant from New York State, a $70,000 grant from the Hoyt Foundation and a $50,000 dollar grant from the Decker Foundation. VESTAL (WBNG) — The Vestal Museum has secured all of its funding to make its big move in 2020. The Vestal Museum will move back close to its original location on the Vestal Rail Trail next to the Vestal Coalhouse.center_img The museum says moving back to the original location opens up some potential doorways. The museum aims to make the move in the summer or fall.last_img read more

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Dutch watchdog urges pension funds to prepare for hard Brexit

first_imgSome asset managers have already transferred assets run for EU entities out of UK vehicles, including M&G, Columbia Threadneedle, and First State.Although derivatives contracts could be continued, UK-based broker-dealers could be blocked from applying changes after a hard Brexit, Kerkvliet added.In such circumstances it would still be possible to make arrangements between supervisors, such as a memorandum of understanding (MOU) or declarations of equivalence.The European regulator ESMA has said it intends to agree an MOU with UK supervisor FCA long before 29 March.An MOU would enable a pension fund to outsource asset management to a UK entity, while declarations of equivalence could solve problems with derivatives and subcontracting of asset management.However, Kerkvliet warned that such arrangements were not in place yet.‘Time running out for EU permissions’A number of UK asset managers, central clearing parties and broker-dealers have set up offices in the EU to handle European clients’ assets or contracts, but the AFM warned that other British companies had been very late to take such measures.Kerkvliet said that the AFM, like other European regulators, had received a large number of applications from UK parties, and that it couldn’t guarantee that all licences would be granted in time.The watchdog called on pension funds to discuss the issue with their outsourcing partners and to set up alternative options in case their service providers hadn’t anticipated developments sufficiently.When asked by Pensioen Pro, DNB made clear that it subscribed to the AFM’s viewpoint. Michael Lansink, head of trading at risk manager Cardano, said he wasn’t expecting derivatives disasters in the wake of a hard Brexit.“It is mainly very opaque at the moment, and it potentially generates much legal and operational work,” he said.He observed that UK banks roughly follow three Brexit strategies for providing derivatives to Dutch clients:Use EU-based entities to take on all existing bilateral contracts with the same terms and conditionsUse EU-based entities only taking on new contracts, with the existing ones remaining in the UKApply for a license with the AFM to keep on serving the Dutch market from the UKAll British banks were highly motivated to keep doing business in the EU, Lansink said, and were sometimes changing strategy or working on more than one option at the same time. Pension funds must ensure their asset managers and derivatives counterparties are fully prepared for a possible hard Brexit on 29 March next year, according to a Dutch regulator.Speaking during a conference hosted by IPE’s sister publication Pensioen Pro last week, Joyce Kerkvliet, senior supervisor for asset management at financial markets regulator AFM, emphasised that both the AFM and its fellow regulator De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) were taking seriously the risk of no deal being reached between the UK and EU.The consequence of such an outcome would be that there would be no access to mutual financial markets and no transition period, she said.At the conference in Rotterdam, Kerkvliet cited derivatives and asset management as examples of possible risks. Outsourcing to a UK entity could no longer be allowed, meaning assets would have to be transferred to an entity within the EU.last_img read more

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JC’s Dawkins embraces RSPL experience at Tivoli

first_imgFOOTBALL: Red Stripe Premier League Former champions Tivoli Gardens continued their stabilising work in the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) under the guidance of Glendon ‘Admiral’ Bailey, when they defeated fierce rivals and relegation-battling Waterhouse 1-0. The win marked Tivoli’s third in their last five games and saw them move from 10th to ninth position and seven points above the relegation zone, with eight games to play. Donovan Dawkins, a Jamaica College (JC) schoolboy who is fondly referred to as “Babylon”, was happy to aid in arresting his team’s slide down the points table. Waterhouse sank deeper in trouble as they lost their second successive match and remained firmly at the foot of the table on 21 points, six behind Cavalier, who were due to meet Harbour View last night. “This is my second Premier League goal and it feels great because this goal is important to my team because it gives us a lead of eight points above Waterhouse, so even if we lose or draw we still have a good gap above them,” the 17-year-old fourth former explained. The youngster, who scored the winning goal to give JC the Manning Cup ahead of St George’s College, said performances like Sunday night’s will help to fulfil his dream of playing at the collegiate level and/or professionally. “I am looking to either be a professional footballer or to go to college on a scholarship and then play professionally and playing in this league helps me to improve. I was a part of the national Under-17s and I am looking forward to being a part of the national Under-20s. I have been to camp once so far and am looking to more invitations and these can only help,” the humble, but confident teenager said. While schoolboy football is different from playing among grown men, Dawkins said that he is quite at home in the RSPL. “I feel comfortable playing at this level because it helps me to improve and I think I am holding my own. I play against some older guys and I don’t find it difficult. There have been lots of young players playing before me and others who are playing now so it is nothing special or nothing that I cannot deal with,” he said, playing down the significance of his involvement. What made his transition from schoolboy representative to Premier League player even more smooth is the presence of former national representative and current national invitee, Jermaine “Teddy” Johnson and Junior Flemmings, respectively. “Their presence make me feel good because I have been playing with Flemmings since Under-13 level and also schoolboy football at Jamaica College because I am a student at Jamaica College, where he went too. “Playing with Teddy is also special because he is someone who has played professionally and has come back to help out his old club so this is something good. I look up to him and could also learn from him and I want to emulate him by being a professional one day,” the powerfully-built young man said. Standings (ahead of last night’s match between Cavalier and Harbour View) Teams                        P         W        D         L          GF       GA      GD      Pts MoBay United             26       14          9          3      43       15         28     51 Arnett                          25       15         4        6         42        20        22     49  Portmore                     25       14          4       7         30        23        7       46     Humble Lion FC         25         9         9       7         22        21        1        36 UWI FC                      25         9          7         9        25       34      -9       34      H View                        24         8          9        7         29         24       5       33     Boys’ Town                 25        8          6        11       28         38       -10      30            Reno                            26        7          9        10         25        38       -13      30  Tivoli                                 25          8           5          12          29            33         -4       29 Cavalier SC                  24       7           6       11        18         23       -5       27 Rivoli                           25         5          7       12        25          34     -9      22 Waterhouse                 25         4          9       12         20         30    -10      21last_img read more

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Timmer Earns Second-Straight MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week Honor

first_imgTimmer, a member of the Drake men’s basketball team, Timmer averaged 20.0 points on 14-of-24 (.583) shooting with seven rebounds and five assists in a pair of MVC games last week. He had 23 points on 7-of-11 shooting in the win over Loyola to help the Bulldogs record back-to-back 100-point games for the first time since the 1979-80 season. He then led Drake in scoring with 17 points on 7-of-13 shooting at SIU with a pair of three-pointers as he scored 13 of his points in the second half to help Drake rally from a first-half deficit before ultimately falling.  Timmer is now averaging 19.7 points per game in his career against SIU and also moved into 17th all-time at Drake with 1,102 career points.  ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Drake University’s Reed Timmer (New Berlin, Wis.) has been named the Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Week presented by Eagle Bank and Trust Company for the second-straight week. His most recent honor marks the 10th time this season a Drake student-athlete has been named the MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week. To qualify for the honor, student-athlete must carry a cumulative GPA of 3.20 or higher, completed at least one academic year at a Valley institution and must be at least a sophomore in academic standing. Redshirt freshmen and first-year junior college transfers are not eligible. In addition to the academic qualifications, student-athletes will be evaluated on their athletic performance for a one-week period. As a sophomore, Timmer was named the MVC Men’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year, and has now earned MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week honors seven times in his career. 2016-17 Drake MVC Scholar Athletes of the WeekJan. 3 – Reed Timmer, Men’s BasketballDec. 27 – Reed Timmer, Men’s BasketballDec. 27 – Becca Jonas , Women’s BasketballNov. 22 – Reed Fischer, Men’s Cross CountryNov. 1 – Reed Fischer, Men’s Cross CountryOct. 25 – James Wypych, Men’s SoccerOct. 4 – Reed Fischer, Men’s Cross CountrySept. 27 – Mueng Sunday, Men’s SoccerSept. 6 – Reed Fischer, Men’s Cross CountryAug. 30 – James Wypych, Men’s Soccer Print Friendly Versionlast_img read more

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Sanwood Cute Girls Womens Cat Ears Headband, sooo soft, cute and comfortable

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Bill introduced to exempt agriculture from CERCLA air emissions reporting

first_imgShare Facebook Twitter Google + LinkedIn Pinterest A bipartisan group of eight U.S. senators have introduced a bill to exempt agricultural producers from reporting requirements under the federal Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA). We’ve reported previously on the new mandate that would require livestock operations to report air emissions, the result of a U.S. Court of Appeals decision last year that struck down the EPA’s rule that exempted agriculture from the reporting requirements. The U.S. EPA has repeatedly requested the court for a delay of the new reporting mandate, now delayed until after May 1, 2018. The proposed legislation would establish a new exemption that would protect farmers from the upcoming reporting mandate.Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), a primary sponsor of the legislation, stated that “[t]hese reporting requirements were designed to apply to industrial pollution and toxic chemicals, not animal waste on a farm or ranch.” Co-sponsor Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.) assured farmers that requiring them to “spend their time and money on reports that will go unused by EPA would be burdensome and needless.”The text of the senators’ proposed Fair Agricultural Reporting Method (FARM) Act, S. 2421, is available here. The proposal includes:A statement that CERCLA reporting does not apply to air emissions from animal waste, including decomposing animal waste, at a farm.A definition for “animal waste,” which means feces, urine, or other excrement, digestive emission, urea, or similar substances emitted by animals (including any form of livestock, poultry or fish), and including animal waste that is mixed or commingled with bedding, compost, feed, soil, or any other material typically found with such waste.A definition of “farm,” which means a site or area (including associated structures) that is used for the production of a crop or the raising or selling of animals (including any form of livestock, poultry, or fish) and under normal conditions, produces during a farm year any agricultural products with a total value equal to not less than $1,000.A statement that maintains the current exemption from CERCLA reporting for applications, storage and handling of registered pesticide products.Senator Fischer introduced S.2421 on February 13 and the Senate has referred the bill to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.last_img read more

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How Patent Trolls Use Economies Of Scale To Force Settlements

first_imgRelated Posts 3 Areas of Your Business that Need Tech Now Cognitive Automation is the Immediate Future of… IT + Project Management: A Love Affair brian proffittcenter_img Massive Non-Desk Workforce is an Opportunity fo… Tags:#legal#Patents Here’s something to not be proud of: 61% of all patent lawsuits filed in the U.S. in 2012 (up to Dec. 1)  were brought by non-practicing entities. Or, as we like to call them in the media, patent trolls. This percentage is pretty depressing, since it’s up from 29% of 2010 patent suits and 45% of 2011 lawsuits, but there’s some good news buried in the same stats: The total number of defendants sued in all patent lawsuits went down from about 5,600 in 2011 to about 3,000 up through the third quarter of this year.The rise in patent trolling is a reflection of simple economies of scale, according to Santa Clara University law professor Colleen Chien. Because of the way patent trolls can do work their revenue models, the risk vs. reward of launching any lawsuit are minimized… and what risks there are can be spread across suing multiple defendants. Just Don’t Call Them TrollsChien doesn’t like to use the term “patent trolls,” or even “non-practicing entities.” Instead, she prefers to describe companies that generate revenue solely through the enforcement of intellectual property they have acquired as patent assertion entities (PAEs). Sheesh. But there’s also some evidence that these PAEs actually do some good in the start-up ecosystem.To understand why it’s suddenly more profitable to be a PAE (and the role PAEs play), it’s helpful to understand how the costs of traditional lawsuit add up. When a company like Apple sues Google over patents, there are a lot of up-front costs sunk into the lawsuit, such as the direct costs of research, discovery and hiring a legal team. Add to that the indirect costs, such as getting countersued, and damage to the plaintiff’s reputation. Stack those costs against the unknown reward of a settlement or judgment, and it’s clear that launching a suit isn’t worth it unless the payoff is really big.Trolls Can Sue For LessPAEs, right off the bat, have several advantages in this environment.First, forget about the indirect costs: you can’t countersue a PAE, and seriously, how much worse can the reputation of troll get?The direct costs are kept down by hiring law firms on contingent fees… they get paid only when they win or get a settlement. This can lower the up-front legal fees by 75%. To further mitigate this cost, PAEs often name multiple defendants, spreading the net while keeping the direct legal fees down. That can also lower the risk of losing a judgement.Ironically, the way PAEs have scaled the lawsuit economy not only makes it easier for PAEs to assert their patents, but also makes it more economical for defendants to settle, no matter the merits of the case. Because the plaintiff costs are lower than the defense’s costs, and because there’s always the risk of a huge settlement or judgement, it simply makes sense for defendants to suck it up and settle earlier.The model is fueling a cottage industry of these PAEs, and patent lawsuits in general. In 2010, there were 2,521 patent lawsuits in the U.S. In 2011, that number rose to 3,353. And through Dec. 1, the number of patent lawsuits filed in 2012 was a whopping 4,171.Despite the numbers of lawsuits going up, the number of actual defendants is going down. In 2011, PAEs alone named a high of 3,018 defendants. Through 2012’s third quarter, PAE sued only 1,788 defendants.Chien believes the drop is due to new rules in the America Invents Act. “It’s harder to name more defendants per suit, requiring PAEs to split their suits up and making it ‘not worth it’ to sue smaller companies,” Chien wrote in her presentation. But it’s not clear if these lawsuits are netting PAEs more or less money, because of the non-public way many of these lawsuits get settled out of court.Do Patent Trolls Perform A Service?Chien argued that PAEs, which tend to target smaller companies that might be more more likely to settle, can also be of actual benefit to smaller startups. PAEs can buy or litigate the patents of startups or individual investors looking to raise money by monetizing their own patents. They can sell the patents outright to the PAE or have the PAE litigate for patent licensing revenue on their behalf.But value is tempered by the fact that smaller companies often find themselves in a PAE’s cross-hairs. It can be like winning the lottery for a PAE to send a summonds toward a hot new startup that’s getting a lot of funding. Put both sides together and it’s not clear if PAEs are harming or helping the startup ecosystem. Chien asserts that business model is compelling enough to warrant a shift in the perception of PAEs as “trolls.” “Vilifying ‘trolls’ won’t make them go away. But understanding and challenging their economics might,” Chien told me after this article was initially posted.Can Companies Fight Back?Fighting PAEs can be hard, but it’s not impossible. Chien notes that in the 1880s, the railroads got hammered by inventors’ patent lawsuits even as they were expanding throughout the country and pulling in huge revenue. The railroads eventually banded together with patent associations, and individual inventors were forced to drop their lawsuits. It could be argued that the railroads squashed plenty of legitimate patent assertions, but history gives the railroads the win.Similar patent associations may be the key to checking the PAEs that now dominate the patent legal system. Otherwise, startups are going to remain in a world of legal pain.Image courtesy of Shutterstock.last_img read more

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