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An FCC commissioner slammed Trump's executive order on social media, calling it an attempt to turn the FCC into 'the President's speech police'

An FCC commissioner slammed Trump's executive order on social media, calling it an attempt to turn the FCC into 'the President's speech police'

43 seconds ago   |   Business Insider

FCC Commissioners are divided on President Donald Trump's forthcoming executive order on social media companies, which he is expected to sign Thursday. A draft of Trump's...
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House Democrats withdraw foreign surveillance bill as Trump veto pledge threatens passage

2 hours ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

Trump threatened to veto the bill to reauthorize foreign surveillance powers, which has drawn criticism from Republicans and Democrats.
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Pennsylvania Lawmakers Accuse Republican Leaders Of Hiding Legislators' Positive Coronavirus Status

3 hours ago   |   Forbes

Multiple Democrats are calling on Speaker Mike Turzai to resign.
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A commissioner on the FEC extensively debunked Trump's mail-voting fraud 'conspiracy theory', and said it undermines democracy

A commissioner on the FEC extensively debunked Trump's mail-voting fraud 'conspiracy theory', and said it undermines democracy

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Ellen Weintraub, a commissioner in the Federal Election Commission, debunked President Donald Trump's claim that expanding mail-voting will lead to widespread fraud. " There's...
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How One Blue State Reopened Early

How One Blue State Reopened Early

7 hours ago   |   Politico

DENVER, Colorado-On April 20, Colorado's coronavirus curve was still on an upward trajectory, with some 10,000 cumulative cases reported and nearly 450 deaths. That day, the...
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MassGOP to Charlie Baker: Keep state open for business

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Bay State Republicans revved up their campaign engines Wednesday, lashing out against state Democrats and asking Gov. Charlie Baker to publicly scold liberal politicians who...
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Human services chief: Ohio jobless claims came 'in a tsunami'

Human services chief: Ohio jobless claims came 'in a tsunami'

19 hours ago   |   WLWT   |   2 articles

Ohio faced an unprecedented surge in unemployment claims almost overnight as the pandemic led to widespread business shutdowns, leaving the state no time to retool its system...
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Congress has yet to agree on the latest coronavirus relief package, so don't expect another stimulus check in June

Congress has yet to agree on the latest coronavirus relief package, so don't expect another stimulus check in June

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Congress has yet to agree on another coronavirus relief package. Many Democratic lawmakers are pushing to send more stimulus checks to households, but it's unlikely to happen...
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Congress Clashes On Proxy Voting

21 hours ago   |   Forbes

House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy believes anything passed by proxy voting is unconstitutional.
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Money pours into North Carolina as battle for U.S. Senate heats up

21 hours ago   |   Reuters

Republican U.S. Senator Thom Tillis is used to being in a tight spot in campaigns in the swing state of North Carolina, having come from behind in the polls six years ago to...
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Over 40 million Americans have filed for unemployment during the...

Over 40 million Americans have filed for unemployment during the pandemic-real jobless rate over 23.9%

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Amazon Is Offering To Keep 125,000 Workers It Hired For The Pandemic

Amazon Is Offering To Keep 125,000 Workers It Hired For The Pandemic

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Bankruptcies have hit the fastest pace since the Great Recession - and more companies are expected to file

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Mark Zuckerberg told Fox News that Facebook will not fact-check Trump's...

Mark Zuckerberg told Fox News that Facebook will not fact-check Trump's false claims as Twitter did

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told Fox News on Wednesday that his platform would not follow Twitter and fact-check claims by President Donald Trump. "I believe strongly that... Read more ...

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The next-gen leaders of enterprise venture capital think software is going to look much different post-pandemic. Here are their predictions for what's ahead

The rising stars of Silicon Valley's enterprise venture practice shared predictions about what the next year has in store for the industry. Many pointed to the need for better... Read more ...

Chaotic videos show people looting a Minneapolis Target store amid a protest...

Chaotic videos show people looting a Minneapolis Target store amid a protest against the death of George Floyd

Videos shared on social media show people looting a Target store in Minneapolis amid protests against the death of George Floyd, who died after a police officer knelt on his... Read more ...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey responds to criticism after dustup over adding...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey responds to criticism after dustup over adding fact-check labels to Trump's tweets

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey responded to criticism from President Donald Trump and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in a series of tweets Wednesday night. Trump lashed out at Twitter... Read more ...

Trump is unleashing an executive order against social media companies, and...

Trump is unleashing an executive order against social media companies, and it could trigger a legal fight they desperately want to avoid

Donald Trump plans to issue an executive order targeting social media companies on Thursday. The US President has been railing against tech companies after Twitter fact-checked... Read more ...

Trump threatens shut down social media platforms after Twitter put a...

Trump threatens shut down social media platforms after Twitter put a disinformation warning on his false tweets

Trump has threatened to close down social media platforms if they "silence" conservative voices. The message comes after twitter for the first time tagged one of the... Read more ...