Chicago Continues To Rack Up The Crime Statistics

Below is a picture of the neighborhood where I used to live while working in Chicago, back in the late 1990s and early 2000s.  Areas like this, throughout all of Chicagoland, are known for a high police presence.  This particular area looks out over Lake Michigan, as did my apartment room.  You can live well…

Texas GOP Convention, No Doubt, Going Virtual

The Texas GOP petitioned the Texas Supreme Court to overturn Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner's decision to cancel the GOP State Convention this week.  The GOP announced already that the Mayor's decision has been upheld by the Supreme Court.  Texas Republicans also noted that they will vote tonight on whether to go virtual. I heard no…

Onebridge Recognized As Microsoft Innovation Partner Finalist

Although OneBridge is from Canada, they are a frequent exhibitor at the Pipeline Pigging and Integrity Management conference held every year in Houston.  I know them for data analytics with respect to pigging activities. Edmonton, AB, Canada— July 13, 2020 — OneBridge Solutions Inc. today announced it has been named a finalist of Application Innovation…

Press Release From Texas GOP: No Surprise–Harris County Court Denies RPT Request for Relief

Posted 7.09.2020 - by Morgan Lloyd FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, July 9th, 2020 CONTACT: press@texasgop.org No Surprise–Harris County Court Denies RPT Request for Relief HOUSTON, TX – This afternoon, Harris County District Court Judge Larry Weiman held the hearing on the Republican Party of Texas’ (RPT) lawsuit against Houston First Corporation, City of Houston and…

Press Release: Republican Party of Texas Files Lawsuit against Mayor Sylvester Turner, Houston First Corporation, and the City of Houston

Posted 7.09.2020 - by Morgan Lloyd FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, July 9th, 2020 CONTACT: press@texasgop.org Republican Party of Texas Files Lawsuit against Mayor Sylvester Turner, Houston First Corporation, and the City of Houston AUSTIN, TX – Republican Party of Texas Chairman James Dickey commented: “This morning, the Republican Party of Texas filed a lawsuit against Houston…

By The Numbers, 6/8/2020

The EIA published its Weekly Petroleum Status Report.  Here are some highlights.  All items are in millions of barrels per day except inventories, which is billions total.  Dates are defined as week ending averages, except utilization rate which is a four week ending average.  The full report can be found here. Item 7/3/20 6/26/20 Refinery…

Press Release: Texas Republican Party Of Texas Responds To Mayor Turner For Cancelling Their Convention In Houston

RPT Chairman James Dickey Responds to Letter from Houston First Corporation Posted 7.08.2020 - by Morgan Lloyd FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, July 8th, 2020 CONTACT: press@texasgop.org RPT Chairman James Dickey Responds to Letter from Houston First Corporation AUSTIN, TX – “Today, just five days before the beginning of the Republican Party of Texas State Convention,…