Tech

Microsoft president Brad Smith candidly confesses politics are pay-to-play in response to criticism over the company’s donations to lawmakers who objected to US election results

Microsoft president Brad Smith defended the company’s political contributions, CNBC reported. Microsoft paused donations amid criticism of its gifts to GOP lawmakers who objected to election results. But Smith said donations are vital for getting invited to events so Microsoft can lobby lawmakers. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. […]
Microsoft president Brad Smith candidly confesses politics are pay-to-play in response to criticism over the company’s donations to lawmakers who objected to US election results
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How to get a job in the power corridors of Washington

There’s no shortage of career paths to take to find work in the power corridors of Washington, DC. Jobs can be found working for lawmakers in Congress, as a lobbyist in the sprawling influence industry, or for the new Biden administration. Landing a job in DC is not always easy, […]
How to get a job in the power corridors of Washington
Lifestyle

100 years ago, suffragists camped out for 6 weeks in a Nashville hotel to win the right to vote. Take a look inside the historic landmark, which is still in operation today.

On August 18, 1920, Tennessee became the 36th and final state to ratify the 19th amendment, granting 27 million women across the US the right to vote. For six weeks leading up to that day, suffragists and anti-suffragists campaigned for the votes of state congressman in the halls of Nashville’s […]
100 years ago, suffragists camped out for 6 weeks in a Nashville hotel to win the right to vote. Take a look inside the historic landmark, which is still in operation today.
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What Republicans want in the next coronavirus bailout package

Welcome to Dispensed Daily , your daily dose of healthcare news from Business Insider’s healthcare editor Lydia Ramsey Pflanzer. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every weekday. Hello, Today in healthcare news: a lot of updates from Capitol Hill from our very own senior reporter Kimberly Leonard, […]
What Republicans want in the next coronavirus bailout package