As the Federal Reserve moves deeper into its purchases of corporate debt, it faces more questions about the consequences of its unprecedented market interventions.
After Amazon announced that it would suspend police use of its controversial facial recognition technology Rekognition for one year, Rep. Jimmy Gomez of California wrote a letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to ask for more transparency on this moratorium.
Working-class parents have long known that our childcare system, if one can even call it a system, is untenable. Even the cost of “affordable” childcare pushes hundreds of thousands of families into poverty each year. Barring paid care, many are forced to stitch together unwieldy arrangements, depending on grandparents and neighbors; for some, the inability to obtain care means taking a part-time job, or leaving the workforce altogether, which brings its own set of financial struggles. School is...
The teleprompters that Biden used during his opening remarks did not appear to be running during the question-and-answer portion of the news conference.