Politicians have all the time been performers, adjusting their message and method, relying on the viewers. Lately, nonetheless, GOP politicians have turn into extra like efficiency artists. Take, for occasion, Colorado Rep. Lauren Boebert. A proprietor of a gun-themed restaurant earlier than becoming a member of Congress again in January, Boebert’s Twitter profile image options her rocking a parody of ...

By Anjana Susarla and Bhaskar Chakravorti and Ryan Calo—The Dialog 4 minute Learn Let customers management extra of their information Anjana Susarla, professor of data techniques, Michigan State College Social media websites like Facebook are designed for fixed interplay to interact customers’ consideration. To rein in Facebook, lawmakers should first perceive the harm that results from algorithmic manipulation on these ...

Extremely, every 52 minutes somebody in America dies in a drunk-driving accident. That accounts for nearly one-third of all site visitors fatalities nationwide every year, and members of Congress assume automakers aren’t doing sufficient to scale back this grim quantity. Their answer? Put a rule into the brand new $1 trillion infrastructure invoice requiring them to introduce some kind of ...

Somewhat greater than a 12 months after then-President Donald Trump issued an govt order effectively banning TikTok within the U.S.—which later morphed into a deal to have Oracle take over its U.S. presence—the app ended up surviving unscathed and with out a change in possession. President Joe Biden formally revoked Trump’s ban on TikTok in June. However the U.S. Congress ...

This text is from Capital & Main, an award-winning publication that stories from California on financial, political, and social points. John Anton’s first job, sweeping flooring and packaging merchandise, wasn’t a lot totally different from many first jobs. The issue was, it was a useless end. And since the firm had a authorities contract that gave it a particular labor ...

Irrespective of who prevails within the Epic Video games v. Apple app retailer antitrust trial, historical past may even see it as only one skirmish in a wider battle. Apple has a superb probability of profitable. Present antitrust legal guidelines—that are historic—in addition to many years of jurisprudence in U.S. courts make it very arduous for plaintiffs to win antitrust ...

On Thursday morning, 4 Democrats in Congress launched a invoice to extend the dimensions of the U.S. Supreme Court from 9 to 13 justices, using what’s broadly thought to be a radical tactic to rebalance courtroom politics. If handed, President Joe Biden would instantly be given authority to call 4 judges to fill the extra seats. That would present the Democratic ...

Among those attaching their names to the effort are Hire the Runway, Etsy, Salesforce, Pinterest, Spotify, Eventbrite, Levi Strauss & Co., Danone, and Patagonia. Movie star-business signatories embrace Goop (Gwyneth Paltrow), Haus Labs (Woman Gaga), Dangerous Robotic Productions (J.J. Abrams), Hi there Bello (Kirsten Bell and Dax Shepard), and As soon as Upon a Farm (Jennifer Garner). “On the onset ...

Oshkosh, the protection contractor that received the USPS contract with its dorkily cute design, says that its automobile may run both on fossil fuels or on electric energy and that the fuel or diesel model may later be retrofitted to electric. However it seems that the firm has by no means constructed an electric prototype; the prototype it submitted was ...

The Marshall Plan for Mothers is getting some male allies. In an open letter to Congress as we speak, greater than 50 outstanding men stated they need daring motion to deal with America’s childcare disaster, together with direct funds to moms that compensate them for their unpaid labor. The letter contains dozens of bold-faced names from a various mixture of ...