Starbucks, home of the $4 latte, is moving into poor areas

DETROIT (AP) — Starbucks has a point to prove: There’s more to the company than selling $4 lattes to rich people. The Seattle-based coffee giant that has cultivated a reputation for being socially responsible said Thursday it is expanding its effort to put more coffee shops — and create more jobs — in poor neighborhoods. […]

BREAKING NEWS! Representative Toth Condemns Texas Lottery Commission for Targeting Low Income Dollar General Customers

Austin, November 22 – Friday, Representative Steve Toth (R-Conroe) denounced the Texas Lottery Commissions’ plans to offer lottery products in the checkout lines of fifteen hundred Dollar General stores across the state. At the Commission’s most recent public meeting, Executive Director Gary Grief confirmed plans to go live with their in-line sales initiative at the […]