And Trump apparently wanted "SNL" investigated.
Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Steve Daines are asking the FTC to help Americans "recognize travel scams" to avoid being duped as they book vacations.
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Hundreds of mourners gathered in Minneapolis Thursday to remember the 20-year-old father, including Minnesota politicians and the Rev. Al Sharpton.
Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Mike Lee accused Apple of refusing to attend an antitrust hearing. Apple said there was a misunderstanding.
Senator Amy Klobuchar introduced a sweeping new antitrust bill on Thursday. It would grant enforcement agencies more power to levy bigger fines on companies breaking competition rules. Klobuchar has said she wants to regulate Big Tech in particular. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Democratic Sen. Amy […]
With a slim majority in the Senate, Biden’s agenda could often hinge on one or two Democrats. Moderate Democrats like Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema are poised to have overwhelming influence in the early part of Biden’s era. The debate over the filibuster has already shown why the narrow Democratic […]
Sen. Amy Klobuchar urged her Republican colleagues attempting to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election to accept the results. “With all due respect to my Republican colleagues in the Senate who are doing this: can you please get a grip?” Klobuchar said in a tweet. “Election officials across […]
Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Thursday praised the Justice Department for leaving open the option of breaking up Google as part of its antitrust lawsuit against the Big Tech firm. “In a serious monopolization action like this one, it’s important that a breakup remedy be on the table,” the senator said. […]
Sen. Amy Klobuchar called Google’s antitrust defence “offensive” during Wednesday’s Section 230 hearing. “I have not really liked your response to the lawsuit and what’s been happening,” Klobuchar said. “I think your response isn’t just offensive, it’s been defiant to the Justice Department and suits all over the world.” Klobuchar’s […]
Sen. Amy Klobuchar called the Senate’s Supreme Court nomination hearings a “sham” and urged Americans to call their senators and voice their opposition during her opening statement on Monday. Klobuchar said Judge Amy Coney Barrett will be quickly confirmed along partisan lines unless voters protest President Donald Trump’s third Supreme […]
Facebook’s commerce policy prohibits private individuals selling guns, ammunition, and explosives on the platform. But sellers have found a new workaround, according to The Wall Street Journal: disguising listings for firearms by selling them as “stickers” and then offering guns to prospective buyers via direct message. Facebook Marketplace, where users […]
Sen. Amy Klobuchar has withdrawn from the running to be former Vice President Joe Biden’s vice president. Speaking to MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell on Thursday, she said Biden should choose a woman of colour as his running mate instead. “This is a historic moment,” she said. “I think this is a […]
Police union and law enforcement PACs have given $US15,000 to Sen. Amy Klobuchar since she took office in 2007, the Centre for Responsive Politics reported. Sen. Patrick Leahy is the only senator to receive more money from such PACs. On a yearly basis, Klobuchar typically receives more money from those […]
Reports emerged earlier this month that Uber is looking to acquire food-delivery startup GrubHub. A group of four Democratic senators have written to the DOJ and FTC asking the agencies to closely scrutinise the potential deal on antitrust grounds. The senators write the timing is particularly troubling during the pandemic, […]
Joe Biden has pledged to pick a female running mate, and former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams has not been shy about her ambitions to win the spot. Behind the scenes, Abrams has been calling Democratic power brokers and asking them to lobby Biden’s team on her behalf,Politico reported Tuesday. […]
With no challengers remaining in the 2020 primary, former Vice President Joe Biden is now the Democrats’ presumptive nominee. Now that the top of the ticket is settled, attention will shift to who Biden will choose as his running mate. We know that Biden has promised that he will nominate […]