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Klobuchar, lawmakers have enough votes to ban Facebook, Google, Amazon
Senator Amy Klobuchar and lawmakers from both parties have enough votes in the Senate to pass legislation aimed at banning the four tech giants, Facebook, Google and Amazon.com, from favoring their own businesses in search results and using other practices in search ...
Updated: 06/12/2022
US senators urge vote on bill to curb tech giants
Washington Senator Amy Klobuchar and lawmakers from both parties said on Wednesday that they had the Senate votes needed to pass legislation that would rein in the four tech giants, Meta's Facebook, Apple, Alphabet's Google and Amazon.com, and urged a vote. WASHINGTON - US ...
Updated: 06/09/2022
Klobuchar, lawmakers urge Senate vote on tech bill
Senator Amy Klobuchar and lawmakers from both parties said on Wednesday that they had the Senate votes needed to pass legislation that would rein in the four tech giants, Meta's Facebook, Apple, Alphabet's Google and Amazon.com, and urged a vote to be taken. Senator ...
Updated: 06/08/2022
Klobuchar, lawmakers urge Senate vote on tech bill
Senator Amy Klobuchar and lawmakers from both parties said on Wednesday they had the Senate votes needed to pass legislation aimed at reining in the four tech giants, Meta's Facebook, Apple, Alphabet's Google and Amazon.com, and urged a vote. Senator Amy Klobuchar ...
Updated: 06/08/2022
Amazon blasts bill that would ban big business sales
... revenues of $559 billion, or nearly 90 billion more than Amazon , it added. Walmart is not included in its online marketplace despite the fact that it is a large retailer that allows small businesses to sell in its online marketplace. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Chuck Grassley , who co-sponsored the measure called the American Innovation and Choice Online Act , say the measure is necessary to protect small businesses. Small business groups such as the Main Street Alliance and Small Business Rising ...
Updated: 06/01/2022
Amazon blasts bill that would ban big-tech firms from giving preference to customers
... In 2021, Walmart had annual revenues of $559 billion, nearly 90 billion more than Amazon , it added. Walmart is a big retailer that allows small businesses to sell in its online marketplace, which is why it is excluded from the market. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Chuck Grassley , who co-sponsored the measure called the American Innovation and Choice Online Act, say the measure is necessary to protect small businesses. Small business groups, such as the Main Street Alliance and Small Business Rising ...
Updated: 06/01/2022
Congress to fight Google's digital dominance
... prohibit companies with more than $20 billion in digital advertising transactions from participating in more than one part of the digital advertising process. The bill was co-sponsored by Sens. According to the Wall Street Journal, Ted Cruz R. Texas Amy Klobuchar D. Minn. and Richard Blumenthal D. Conn. In the first quarter alone, Alphabet 's parent company Alphabet had earnings in excess of $54 billion from digital advertising. In order to comply with the new federal requirements, the bill would ...
Updated: 05/20/2022
Senate Republicans, Democrats unveil bill to limit Google ads
... splinter their labyrinth business operations. The legislation prohibits companies from participating in more than one part of the digital advertising ecosystem because of the co-sponsored by Sen. Mike Lee R. Utah and co-sponsored by Ted Cruz R. Texas Amy Klobuchar D. Minn. and Richard Blumenthal D. Conn. For example, Google enables companies to sell and buy ads, as well as auction houses, or exchanges, where transactions occur. The bill addresses the charges in a 2020 antitrust lawsuit against Google ...
Updated: 05/19/2022
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