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What it takes to be a White House photographer

Pete Souza served as the official White House photographer for President Barack Obama and President Ronald Reagan. For both administrations, Souza put his personal life on hold to follow the presidents for eight years, photographing history. Business Insider sits down with Souza to break down his most iconic shots and […]
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As the pandemic, fires, and inequity all rage, free market icon Milton Friedman’s declaration that the sole responsibility of business ‘is to increase its profits’ sounds emptier than ever

In 1970, Milton Friedman wrote an influential essay in The New York Times Magazine declaring the primary purpose of a company is to maximise profits for its shareholders. He disagreed that businesses had any responsibility to provide employment, eliminate discrimination, or avoid pollution, among other ‘catchwords of the contemporary crop […]
As the pandemic, fires, and inequity all rage, free market icon Milton Friedman’s declaration that the sole responsibility of business ‘is to increase its profits’ sounds emptier than ever
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A former Reagan economist wants to slash the salaries of professors and public officials — while simultaneously proposing tax cuts to stimulate the coronavirus-stricken economy

Former Reagan economic advisor Arthur Laffer wants to cut the salaries of government officials and academics to stimulate the coronavirus-stricken economy. His proposal also includes a payroll tax cut until the end of the year. Laffer has been mentioned as a possible leader of the second coronavirus task force aimed […]
A former Reagan economist wants to slash the salaries of professors and public officials — while simultaneously proposing tax cuts to stimulate the coronavirus-stricken economy
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Inside the heavily-armoured presidential train, which leaders from FDR to Reagan used to criss-cross the country, campaigning in style and luxury

Even before the age of rapid, easy air travel, presidents still needed to get around the country as quickly as possible. Train was the fastest, simplest alternative, and so a special presidential locomotive was employed. The Ferdinand Magellan was specially redesigned for President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in 1942, with engineers […]
Inside the heavily-armoured presidential train, which leaders from FDR to Reagan used to criss-cross the country, campaigning in style and luxury
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How the Kennedy assassination totally transformed presidential cars, from an open-top Lincoln Continental to the heavily-armoured ‘Beast’ used by Trump and Obama

President Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas in November 1963 while riding in an open-topped Lincoln Continental. In the decades since Kennedy’s assassination, the president’s car has been totally redesigned, prioritising security. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. It is a picture of one of the darkest moments in American […]
How the Kennedy assassination totally transformed presidential cars, from an open-top Lincoln Continental to the heavily-armoured ‘Beast’ used by Trump and Obama