Stop using defense production law and antitrust law to fix government created problems

Sean Gallup/Getty The Democrats in Washington have a problem, and it’s not because polls suggest they will be swept from power in Congress this November. They recognize that rapidly rising inflation combined with a mangled supply chain is keeping the economy listless. And yet the only solutions they seem capable of are employing the Defense … Read more

Stop using defense production law and antitrust law to fix government created problems

The Democrats in Washington have a problem, and it’s not because polls suggest they will be swept from power in Congress this November. They recognize that rapidly rising inflation combined with a mangled supply chain is keeping the economy listless. And yet the only solutions they seem capable of are employing the Defense Manufacturing Act … Read more

The new edible cannabis law has taken some regulators and legislators by surprise in Minnesota

A state law taking effect on Friday legalizing edibles containing certain amounts of the cannabis ingredient that gets people high appears to have caught some state regulators and lawmakers by surprise — revealing that some who signed the law might have not fully understood. Minnesotans who are 21 or older can now purchase THC-fortified edibles … Read more

Which big law firms will cover travel expenses for employees who no longer have access to abortion care? – Above the law

(Photo by Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images) Of the most elite big law firms — Am Law 100 — 76 have offices in states that have banned or severely restricted access to abortion rights in the wake of abortion Dobbs Decision. Biglaw’s rapid expansion into Texas is certainly significant. For the thousands who work at these companies … Read more

Biden administration leans on Tesla to reform renewable fuel policy

Jun 23 (Reuters) – US President Joe Biden rarely mentions electric car maker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) in public. But privately, his government has leaned on the company to help draft a new policy to allow electric vehicles (EVs) to benefit from the country’s lucrative renewable fuel subsidies, according to emails verified by Reuters. The Biden … Read more