Big Tech’s abortion travel policy does nothing for its contractors’ employees Engadget

Last week’s Supreme Court ruling overnight transformed many states where access to abortion was prohibitively difficult to where it is now de facto illegal. Congressional Democrats have missed opportunities to strengthen the right to physical autonomy for nearly 50 years, and now, in the wake of a post-roe Nationwide, large corporations have attempted some form … 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

6 Things to Know About the Fed and Inflation: A Crash Course in Monetary Policy

Unless you’ve been to another planet, you know that on Wednesday the Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate by 75 basis points and promised to further reduce its bond holdings. While investors initially cheered the announcement, sentiment quickly soured as fears mounted that Jay Powell and his team might still not be doing enough … Read more