Category: Reform

Advocating reform, activist investor Elliott Management takes a $2.5B stake in SoftBank
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Advocating reform, activist investor Elliott Management takes a $2.5B stake in SoftBank

The activist investment firm Elliott Management has steadily amassed a $2.5 billion stake in the headline-grabbing, Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank even as a series of missteps battered the company‚Äôs share price. Famous for its investments in companies like Slack and Uber and infamous for betting billions on the co-working real estate marketplace and development company…

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Reform Groups Rally Opposition to Farmworker Amnesty Vote on Wednesday
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Reform Groups Rally Opposition to Farmworker Amnesty Vote on Wednesday

Reform groups are pressuring GOP and Democrat legislators to vote against a draft bill that would amnesty at least 500,000 illegal farmworkers and replace them with an expanding inflow of government-delivered, powerless, and low-wage H-2A visa workers. The amnesty-and-replacement bill is likely to pass on Wednesday. But it will be easier to stop in the…

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