PopMuse: Personal Finance http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ PG&E power outage was 'a big screw you' to California, lawmaker says https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-11-18/california-lawmakers-blast-pge-wildfire-power-shutoffs https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-11-18/california-lawmakers-blast-pge-wildfire-power-shutoffs Tue, 19 Nov 2019 05:18:57 UTC Taryn Luna at Business The California Legislature held a public hearing to scrutinize public safety power shutoffs after millions of residents lost power to prevent wildfires. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Chick-fil-A says it won't donate to anti-LGBTQ groups — at least for now https://www.latimes.com/business/story/2019-11-18/chick-fil-a-stops-donating-to-anti-lgbt-groups-for-now https://www.latimes.com/business/story/2019-11-18/chick-fil-a-stops-donating-to-anti-lgbt-groups-for-now Tue, 19 Nov 2019 01:23:38 UTC Samantha Masunaga at Business Chick-fil-A picked a new lineup of charities for 2020, but it didn't rule out giving to anti-LGBTQ groups in the future. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Beijing's Secrets of Xinjiang https://www.wsj.com/articles/beijings-secrets-of-xinjiang-11574122496 https://www.wsj.com/articles/beijings-secrets-of-xinjiang-11574122496 Tue, 19 Nov 2019 00:14:00 UTC RSSOpinion Leaked documents reveal repression—and embarrassment. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Purging the Pro-Lifers https://www.wsj.com/articles/purging-the-pro-lifers-11574122435 https://www.wsj.com/articles/purging-the-pro-lifers-11574122435 Tue, 19 Nov 2019 00:13:00 UTC RSSOpinion Democratic AGs bar anti-abortion candidates from any support. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Eric Holder's Gerrymander Doctrine https://www.wsj.com/articles/eric-holders-gerrymander-doctrine-11574122412 https://www.wsj.com/articles/eric-holders-gerrymander-doctrine-11574122412 Tue, 19 Nov 2019 00:13:00 UTC RSSOpinion Watch North Carolina to see how Democrats define ‘fair’ districts. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Bloomberg's 'Stop and Frisk' Apology https://www.wsj.com/articles/bloombergs-stop-and-frisk-apology-11574122365 https://www.wsj.com/articles/bloombergs-stop-and-frisk-apology-11574122365 Tue, 19 Nov 2019 00:12:00 UTC RSSOpinion New York’s ex-Mayor turns his back on his own anti-crime policy. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ America's Inner-City Cartels https://www.wsj.com/articles/americas-inner-city-cartels-11574121983 https://www.wsj.com/articles/americas-inner-city-cartels-11574121983 Tue, 19 Nov 2019 00:06:00 UTC RSSOpinion As activists smear and hinder police, will the nation surrender to the forces of lawlessness? http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ 'Halfway' With Warren Is Too Far https://www.wsj.com/articles/halfway-with-warren-is-too-far-11574121950 https://www.wsj.com/articles/halfway-with-warren-is-too-far-11574121950 Tue, 19 Nov 2019 00:05:00 UTC RSSOpinion Compromises can be more consequential than they first seem. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Why Obama Stopped Auditing Medicaid https://www.wsj.com/articles/why-obama-stopped-auditing-medicaid-11574121931 https://www.wsj.com/articles/why-obama-stopped-auditing-medicaid-11574121931 Tue, 19 Nov 2019 00:05:00 UTC RSSOpinion The share of recipients who aren’t eligible has grown sharply since the expansion began in 2014. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Let Proxy Advisers Do Their Work https://www.wsj.com/articles/let-proxy-advisers-do-their-work-11574121845 https://www.wsj.com/articles/let-proxy-advisers-do-their-work-11574121845 Tue, 19 Nov 2019 00:04:00 UTC RSSOpinion Muzzling independent research firms would only reward underperforming CEOs and stifle oversight. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/