Tag Archive: millionaire

Jul 06 2015

Tyler’s New Millionaire

Shameem Bano of Tyler is a millionaire after he scratched and won a top prize on a $20 Texas Lottery® scratch-off. Bano claimed the fourth of the four top prizes worth $1 million available in One Million Cash. The claimant requested minimal publicity. For selling the winning ticket, the A-Food Mart at 6500 S. Broadway …

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Jun 10 2013

A frog-jumping double standard on food subsidies

I’ll bet that Mark Twain, who wrote “The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County,” would’ve loved a current saga. I call it “The Jumping Congress Critter of Frog Jump.” The critter’s name is Representative Stephen Fincher. He’s a millionaire, agribusiness operator, gospel singer, and tea party Republican who was elected to Congress in 2010 from …

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