Tech

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Big Tech-Funded Groups Lobby Against Antitrust Bills

Last week, the House Judiciary Committee approved a sweeping package of antitrust bills, one overcoming opposition from Democrats hailing from tech industry-heavy California.

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Senate Republicans Propose Cuts to Rural Broadband Plan

Three lead negotiators of the Senate GOP's counter-proposal to Biden's infrastructure plan represent states ranked in the bottom 10 for broadband access.

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Biden’s Likely Ambassador to China Is Entangled In Tech and Defense

Nicholas Burns’s senior position with the Cohen Group consultancy blurs public service and private-sector work.

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Biden Going Along With Trump’s Gutting of Key Drug Price Controls

A last-minute Trump regulation would eliminate a key government authority that could be used against COVID vaccine price hikes.

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Democrat Opposed to the PRO Act Was Showered With Cash From Amazon Executives

Warner is one of just three Democrats who is not co-sponsoring the PRO Act.

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Stripe and Donorbox Face Calls to Cut Off Jan. 6 Rally Organizers

Both companies have terms of service that prohibit organizations that encourage violence.

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Tech Companies Run Anti-Immigrant Hate Group Ads Amid Border Hype

Twitter, Facebook, and Google have ad policies against hate, but they are allowing designated hate group FAIR's new round of advertising to stand.

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House Dem Celebrates the Launch of a Big Tech Lobbying Group

It’s unusual for an elected representative to give an industry lobbying group a quote to use for its launch press materials.

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A Big Tech Showdown in Arizona

The state is attempting to pass a bill that would allow app developers to avoid taxes from Apple and Google. Some Democrats are opposed.