Tag Archives: Politics

Court ruling puts Trump in all-caps mode

President Donald Trump wasn’t the only one hitting the all-caps key after word got out that a federal appeals court refused to reinstate his executive order on an immigration crackdown. “SEE YOU IN COURT, THE SECURITY OF OUR NATION IS … Continue reading

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Trump promises big changes in aviation

Airline and airport executives, including Alaska Air Group’s CEO, had their turn today to talk with President Donald Trump, who promised them lower taxes and fewer regulations as well as improvements in aviation infrastructure. “We’re going to be announcing something … Continue reading

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Tesla and SpaceX back immigration battle

If you can join them, you can try beating them, too. Today SpaceX and Tesla signed on to the legal fight against President Donald Trump’s immigration policies, even though the companies’ billionaire CEO, Elon Musk, is a member of Trump’s … Continue reading

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Elon Musk stirs up an epic political tweetstorm

Tech wizard Elon Musk’s fans hang on his every word when he tweets about the next SpaceX launch, or about the next Tesla electric car – or, it turns out, about President Donald Trump and America’s legal system. That was the … Continue reading

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Elon Musk sees ‘progress’ on immigration policy

By Alan Boyle and Jillian Stampher Billionaire techie Elon Musk is staying on President Donald Trump’s business advisory council, even after Uber CEO Travis Kalanick stepped down due to widespread criticism of the president’s immigration ban. Today, Musk had a chance … Continue reading

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Elon Musk talks about Trump, taxes and tunnels

Billionaire brainiac Elon Musk already has a lot on his hands with Tesla, SpaceX and the quest to make humanity a multiplanet species, but now he’s delving other deep subjects, ranging from politics to his top-secret tunnel plan. First, let’s … Continue reading

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USDA scales back limits on scientists’ contacts

U.S. Department of Agriculture officials have rescinded an order that barred its researchers from releasing “public-facing documents,” ranging from news releases and photos to social media posts. Reports about the order, which first arose on BuzzFeed News, sparked widespread complaints on Jan. 24 about a … Continue reading

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