KERA http://kut.org en The North Texas Man Who Paid $350,000 To Hunt A Black Rhino Is Getting Death Threats http://kut.org/post/north-texas-man-who-paid-350000-hunt-black-rhino-getting-death-threats <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>A North Texas man <a href="http://keranews.org/post/controversial-black-rhino-hunt-permit-sold-dallas-auction-350000">who paid $350,000 </a>for the right to hunt an endangered African black rhino says he fears for his safety.</p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 22:49:21 +0000 Eric Aasen 9575 at http://kut.org The North Texas Man Who Paid $350,000 To Hunt A Black Rhino Is Getting Death Threats Eissler: Cutting Non-Teaching Staff To 2006 Levels Could Save $3 Billion http://kut.org/post/eissler-cutting-non-teaching-staff-2006-levels-could-save-3-billion <p>The man in charge of the House Education Committee in the Texas legislature is looking at ways to reduce spending as the state grapples with its massive budget gap. Rob Eissler says reducing the number of counselors, librarians, administrators to 2006 levels could save $3 billion in the next budget.</p><p>The story comes from KERA, our NPR sister station in Dallas. News director Shelley Kofler sent us <a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kera/news.newsmain/article/0/1/1750422/North.Texas/School.Staffing.At.Risk.In.State.Budget">this piece</a> they ran this morning.</p> Tue, 18 Jan 2011 16:51:20 +0000 Nathan Bernier 638 at http://kut.org Eissler: Cutting Non-Teaching Staff To 2006 Levels Could Save $3 Billion