President Trump said today that the United States should be paid a substantial portion of any potential sale of TikTok in return for allowing the sale to go forward with a U.S.-based company. Trump told reporters that “a very substantial portion of that price is going to have to come into the Treasury of the United States because we are making it possible for this deal to happen.” Trump also...
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Ban It, Divest It or Regulate It? Washington Looks for an Answer to TikTok
Hi, welcome to your Weekend!Interesting dinner table discussion this week: My 13-year-old daughter, hearing about Nancy Scola’s cover story on TikTok’s war in Washington, offered her prediction for what would happen if the U.S. took the drastic step of banning the app.“Every teenager in America would refuse to come out of their rooms,” she said. “They’d be so mad. They just wouldn’t go out...
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