Category: politicians

Politicians React to Google Demonetization Threat to the Federalist
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Politicians React to Google Demonetization Threat to the Federalist

Elected officials reacted to Google’s threat of demonetization of the Federalist, which would restrict ad revenues to the news media outlet. Sean Davis, co-founder of the Federalist, spoke with Fox News’s Tucker Carlson on Tuesday’s edition of the latter’s eponymous TV program, describing coordination between NBC, Google, and a foreign left-wing organization in Europe. NBC worked…

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California Politicians Heroically Cut Jobs and Hike Taxes with Anti-Uber Bill
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California Politicians Heroically Cut Jobs and Hike Taxes with Anti-Uber Bill

A controversial new bill targeting ridesharing companies goes into effect in January 2020 in California. The bill brings benefits for drivers classified as ‘contractors’ by companies like Uber and Lyft. The bill could, in theory, prohibit some drivers from working due to regulations. As per usual, the government is using its regulatory power to destroy…

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What politicians are getting wrong about fixing higher education
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What politicians are getting wrong about fixing higher education

Darrell Silver Contributor Darrell Silver is the co-founder and CEO of Thinkful. More posts by this contributor From Capitol Hill to the Democratic Presidential debates, the drumbeat for new approaches to higher education is getting louder. On the campaign trail, Bernie Sanders continues to advocate for free college and Sen. Elizabeth Warren recently proposed bigger…

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