President-elect Donald Trump will appear in Des Moines today with Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad, whom he confirmed he plans to nominate as U.S. ambassador to China. Trump also chose Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to lead the Environmental Protection Agency and WWE co-founder Linda McMahon to lead the Small Business Administration.
Top 10 places to work ranked on Glassdoor: 1. Bain & Company (has an office in Austin) 2. Facebook 3. Boston Consulting Group 4. Google 5. World Wide Technology 6. Fast Enterprise 7. In-N-Out Burger 8. LinkedIn 9. Adobe 10. Power Home Remodeling
As the temperatures drop to some of the lowest levels of the season, homeless organizations downtown are asking for help. House the Homeless has a goal to provide full weather resistant clothing to everyone on the streets and $35 dollars would totally outfit someone $10 would get them a top and a thermal bottom. Contact House the Homeless if you would like to help!
A community organization is trying to lower speed limits on residential streets around Austin. A pedestrian hit by a car traveling at 20 mph has a 98% chance of survival. . . At 30 mph, the chance of survival drops by almost 10%.