In these first two segments, we’re going to learn about Jerrie Mock—and about local artists who helped commemorate the 50th anniversary of her pioneering flight around the world.
More conflicting testimony on payday loans
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A legislative committee Thursday heard more public testimony that put lawmakers between a rock and a hard place. On one hand, legislators were told that those 2-week loans handed out by payday lending stores are a rip-off. But, on the other hand, lawmakers were told, if they slapped tighter limits on the interest charges, the loans would no longer be available to consumers who needed emergency cash.