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Dems Aim To Move Voting Rights Bill Forward Next Week As Reconciliation Takes Center Stage

While reconciliation, the debt ceiling and a looming government shutdown suck all the oxygen out of the Senate chamber, a small group of Democrats continues trying to forge a path for their voting rights bill to become law.  Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) told TPM that they plan to vote on a motion to proceed to the bill next week.  “We are engaging in discussions with Republicans to see whether we can get some but once that vote is taken, you know, then we can start to talk about next steps,”...
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United States: New Brandeisians Push Further: Proposed Antitrust Legislation Reflects Broad Remedial Purpose Of Antitrust Laws - Porter Wright Morris & Arthur

Our last article, New Brandeisians keep their promise, discussed the contents of Sen. Amy Klobuchar's (D-MN) proposed overarching antitrust legislation, Competition and Antitrust Law Enforcement Reform Act (CALERA).
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An entertainment venue in Denver will now let concertgoers enter by scanning their palm prints using Amazon One

Amazon The Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Denver is starting to admit guests using their palm prints. The venue will install standalone ticketing kiosks that use Amazon One's palm-scanning technology. Until now, Amazon One hasn't been used outside of Amazon or Whole Foods stores. See more stories on Insider's business page. Forget about showing your ticket. The next time you go to a concert, you may be able to get in with a swipe of your hand.That's what's happening at the ...
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Larry Elder Campaign Touts Website Already Saying Newsom Won Via Voter Fraud

A lot of things happened. Here are some of the things. Jumping The Gun Just A Tad The campaign of Larry Elder, the hard-right radio host who’s been leading the pack of Republicans working to unseat California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) in today’s recall election, is a website that curiously already states the results of the election even though it, uh, hasn’t started yet! The campaign’s website has a “Stop Fraud” link leading to “,”  which has a petition that demands the Cal...
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Biden speaks in Long Beach, offers late push for Newsom

With one day of voting left in the California recall, President Joe Biden told a crowd of supporters at Long Beach City College that they should keep Gov. Gavin Newsom in office so he can keep coronavirus at bay, safeguard women’s rights and fight climate change. “You either keep Gavin Newsom as your governor or you’ll get Donald Trump,” Biden said Monday, Sept. 13, equating leading GOP challenger Larry Elder to the former Republican president. That was a frequent refrain at the Monday night ral...
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Sen. Alex Padilla says Democrats will have 'no choice' but to 'revisit' filibuster reform if the GOP blocks a voting-rights compromise bill

Sen. Alex Padilla of California. Shawn Thew/Pool via AP Sen. Alex Padilla said that continued GOP obstruction of voting rights will force Democrats to "revisit" legislative rules. On MSNBC, Padilla took aim at the filibuster, which he has sought to eliminate in the Senate. Democrats have been unable to persuade 10 Republicans to advance voting-rights legislation. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sen. Alex Padilla on Sunday said that if Republicans block the voting-rights co...
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What do the different stages of breast cancer mean? Which is the most dangerous?

Sen. Amy Klobuchar's breast cancer diagnosis has put a spotlight on the disease. But the stages can be hard to decipher.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Sen. Amy Klobuchar Treated for Breast Cancer

Title: Sen. Amy Klobuchar Treated for Breast CancerCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/9/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/10/2021 12:00:00 AM
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Sen. Amy Klobuchar Treated for Breast Cancer

By Dennis Thompson, HealthDay ReporterTHURSDAY, Sept. 9, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar revealed Thursday that she's been treated...
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U.S. Senator Klobuchar Says She Had Breast Cancer but Has Recovered

By Jason LangeWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar, a key ally of President Joe Biden, said on Thursday she was diagnosed...
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Biden to outline strategy to combat Covid-19 amid Delta variant wave – live

Biden to mandate Covid vaccinations for all federal workers – reportsInside an Oregon hospital amid an ‘absolutely stunning’ Covid surgeSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by email 4.04pm BST Democratic senator Tim Kaine sent his best wishes to Amy Klobuchar after she revealed that she had been treated for breast cancer earlier this year.“Amy Klobuchar is one of my best friends in the Senate,” Kaine said on Twitter. “She works hard with her head up and a smile on her face. An...
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Klobuchar announces successful breast cancer treatment

Sen. Amy Klobuchar also used her blog post to urge Americans to no longer delay routine physician examinations they might have foregone...
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Sen. Amy Klobuchar reveals breast cancer diagnosis, says treatment 'went well'

Klobuchar said "at this point my doctors believe that my chances of developing cancer again are no greater than the average person."
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Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she was diagnosed and treated for breast cancer

US Sen. Amy Klobuchar said Thursday that she had been diagnosed and was successfully treated for breast cancer this year.
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Amy Klobuchar said she was diagnosed with and treated for stage 1A breast cancer this year

Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota speaks during a hearing with the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Competition Policy, Antitrust, and Consumer Rights, on Capitol Hill on June 15, 2021. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images Amy Klobuchar revealed on Thursday that she had been treated for cancer. The Minnesota Democrat encouraged people go get early screenings and not put them off. Back in March 2020, Klobuchar's husband was hospitalized with COVID-19. See more stories on Insider's business pa...
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Sen. Amy Klobuchar reveals breast cancer diagnosis, successful treatment

The Minnesota Democrat said the cancer was found in a routine mammogram, which she acknowledged delaying because of the pandemic.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she was diagnosed and treated for breast cancer this year

US Sen. Amy Klobuchar said Thursday that she had been diagnosed and was successfully treated for breast cancer this year.
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Minnesota's Klobuchar Says She Had Breast Cancer; Doing Well

Minnesota Sen_ Amy Klobuchar says she has been treated for breast cancer and the treatment “went well.”.
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Sen. Amy Klobuchar Reveals Breast Cancer Surgery

The Minnesota Democrat said she caught her cancer early and encouraged people not to put off routine medical exams.
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California Recall Brings VP Harris Home to Support Gov. Newsom

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Klobuchar, colleagues urge Schumer, Pelosi to support homegrown renewable fuels in reconciliation package

In Washington, D.C., U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Tina Smith (D-MN), and Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Representatives Cindy Axne (D-IA), Angie Craig (D-MN), Cheri Bustos (D-IL), and Mark Pocan (D-WI) sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) urging them to include support for homegrown renewable fuels in the upcoming reconciliation package. “Providing additional market access for higher...
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Klobuchar Urges Nixing ‘Archaic Rule’ Of Filibuster To Codify Abortion Rights

Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) on Sunday called for the elimination of the filibuster after the Supreme Court let Texas’ ban on abortions after six weeks of pregnancy stand, leaving the second largest state in the country with virtually no access to legal abortions. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
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Amy Klobuchar Renews Call For Justice Breyer’s Retirement Amid Texas Abortion Law

"If this decision doesn't cry out for that, I don't know what does," the Democratic senator said.
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Klobuchar calls for eliminating Senate filibuster to protect abortion rights

Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar called for immediate action from Democrats in the wake of the US Supreme Court allowing Texas' restrictive abortion law to stand and said the filibuster should be abolished in order to codify abortion rights protections.
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Apple Critics Say App Store Changes Not Sufficient

Although Apple is making some changes to its App Store policies and setting up a $100 million fund for small developers, critics say that the terms of a class-action settlement don't meaningfully loosen the company's grip on its digital marketplace. From a report: Spotify Chief Legal Officer Horacio Gutierrez: "Apple's proposed concessions fail to address the most basic aspects of their anticompetitive and unfair App Store practices. They are attempting to distract policymakers and regulators an...
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Move fast and break Facebook: A bull case for antitrust enforcement

Daniel Liss Contributor Share on Twitter Daniel Liss is the founder and CEO of Dispo, the digital disposable camera social network. More posts by this contributor Today’s real story: The Facebook monopoly This is the second post in a series on the Facebook monopoly. The first post explored how the U.S. Federal Trade Commission should define the Facebook monopoly. I am inspired by Cloudflare’s recent p...
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United States: New Bill Would Revoke Section 230 Liability Protection For "Health Misinformation" Promoted During Public Health Emergencies - Covington & Burling

To add to the growing number of bills that would amend or revoke Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, last month Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) introduced the Health Misinformation Act of 2021...
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Amazon wants your palm prints. But lawmakers are asking why.

Amazon is under regulatory scrutiny for its palm-print scanning technology. Reuters A bipartisan group of senators sent Amazon a letter questioning its use of biometric data. The tech giant introduced Amazon One, a palm-print scanner, last year. Lawmakers raised questions about data privacy and security. See more stories on Insider's business page. A bipartisan trio of senators is questioning Amazon about its collection of biometric data.In a letter sent to Amazon's new CEO, Andy J...
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Amazon's Palm Print Recognition Raises Concern Among U.S. Senators

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Three U.S. senators, including Democrat Amy Klobuchar who chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee's antitrust panel, wrote a...
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Amazon's Palm Print Recognition Raises Concern Among by U.S. Senators

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Three U.S. senators, including Democrat Amy Klobuchar who chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee's antitrust panel, wrote a...
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