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On April 23, Louisiana’s House Commerce Committee approved House Bill 405, a measure that would deregulate professional wrestling and remove oversight authority from the state’s Boxing and Wrestling Commission.[1] The commission remains unanimously opposed to HB 405, citing their role in protecting the “health and safety of both the...

Following the lead of 1990 proposal from the federal Department of Education, some states have policies that deny or revoke occupational licenses from student loan borrowers in default. New federal legislation seeks to end this practice.