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Amazon Memo Lists Trump Dos and Don’ts

By Priya Anand · Nov 02, 2018 7:01 AM PDT · 3 comments

President Donald Trump has attacked Amazon or its CEO Jeff Bezos on Twitter almost two dozen times over the past three years, often inaccurately accusing Amazon of using the Washington Post, which Mr. Bezos personally owns, as a lobbying arm. Invariably, Amazon’s official response to the attacks: crickets.

It turns out Amazon has a detailed set of talking points for its public policy ...

States Exploring Blockchain Voting

By Jon Victor · Oct 31, 2018 12:25 PM PDT

Happy 10th birthday to bitcoin, and Happy Halloween. This is a spooky one for Coinbase competitors, as the company announced Tuesday that it raised $300 million in new funding. Also, if you come across any creative crypto-themed costumes, please send photos my way. (But please, no bitcoin price charts. That’s low-hanging fruit.)

In honor of the midterm elections next week, we have news ...