DOJ Sues Ticketmaster for Alleged Monopoly Practices

Merrick Garland

Jimmy Williams The Justice Department, alongside 30 state and district attorneys general, filed a sweeping antitrust lawsuit on Thursday against Ticketmaster and its parent company, Live Nation Entertainment. The suit, lodged in federal court in Manhattan, accuses the company of operating an illegal monopoly over live events in the U.S., …

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Schumer Plans Senate Vote on Contraceptive Protections

Senator Chuck Schumer

Jimmy Williams Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., announced plans to hold a Senate vote next month on the Right to Contraception Act, a bill designed to establish federal protections for legal contraceptives. This move aims to force Republicans to take a definitive stance on reproductive rights, a contentious issue …

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FDIC Chairman Martin Gruenberg Resigns Amid Harassment Probe

Martin Gruenberg

Jimmy Williams Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Chairman Martin Gruenberg announced his resignation on Monday following a damning probe that revealed a pervasive culture of sexual harassment and discrimination within the agency. Gruenberg stated that he would continue to serve until a successor is confirmed. “In light of recent events, …

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Trump Floats Idea of Third Term at NRA Meeting

President Donald Trump at NRA annual meeting

Jimmy Williams Former President Donald Trump suggested a third term if he wins in November. Speaking at the National Rifle Association (NRA) annual meeting, he quipped, “You know, FDR 16 years — almost 16 years — he was four terms. I don’t know, are we going to be considered three-term? …

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