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Jack Dorsey's departure leaves Twitter's culture at a crossroads. What new CEO Parag Agrawal does next has big implications for diversity in tech, experts say

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Jack Dorsey has become a fierce antiracism advocate - but his company, Twitter, has struggled with diversity. Joe Raedle/Getty Images With Jack Dorsey stepping down as...
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Moderate House Democrats urge leaders to focus on economic issues amid worries voters blame party for inflation, supply chain problems

10 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Some of the lawmakers have expressed concern that the House has taken too many votes on bills that have no chance of passing the Senate, such as changes to the immigration...
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Conservatives are threatening a government shutdown in 2 days to nix funding for Biden's vaccine mandate - which isn't even in effect yet

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images The GOP is threatening to shut down the government to block funding for federal agencies...
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Nancy Mace defends Kevin McCarthy's GOP leadership, says Marjorie Taylor Greene is 'out of control and totally unhinged'

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Republican Rep. Nancy Mace of South Carolina speaks with reporters at the Capitol on October 21, 2021. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images Rep. Nancy Mace defended Kevin McCarthy's...
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AOC accuses McCarthy of tolerating 'his Ku Klux Klan caucus' because he's desperate to be House Speaker

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Rep. Kevin McCarthy; Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images; J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo AOC suggested McCarthy tolerates Republican bigotry because...
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Trump and Gaetz's rejected complaints show conservative attempts to punish Big Tech via the Federal Election Commission are doomed

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Then-President Donald Trump holds up a printed-out tweet about Rep. Ilhan Omar during a cabinet meeting at the White House on July 16, 2019. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post...
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GOP's Baker won't seek 3rd term as Massachusetts governor

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

BOSTON - Republican Gov. Charlie Baker announced Wednesday he won't seek a third term as governor of Massachusetts, where his party is bitterly split between supporters and...
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Trump urges McConnell to endanger the US economy so Democrats can't pass their spending plan

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. , and former President Donald Trump. Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call via Getty Images Former Pres. Donald Trump urged Sen. McConnell on Tuesday to "use the...
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Why Joe Biden's life will quickly get miserable if Republicans take over the House

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Congressional Republicans have big plans to thwart the Biden administration's agenda. AP Photo/Evan Vucci Republicans have big plans to thwart Joe Biden if they reclaim the US...
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Can Democrats Fix “the Most Broken Business in America”?

1 day ago   |   Slate

Even if Build Back Better passes, it can't hope to immediately solve the child care crisis.
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