Amazon, Meta report record lobbying spending in 2021

Amazon, Meta report record lobbying spending in 2021

This post was originally published on this siteAmazon and Meta, Facebook’s parent company, spent record sums on federal lobbying in 2021 as they fought legislation to limit their expansive market power.  Amazon and its subsidiaries spent roughly $20.3 million to lobby Congress and the…

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Amazon to open Los Angeles clothing store, in first

Amazon to open Los Angeles clothing store, in first

This post was originally published on this site Amazon’s online commerce empire is taking another step into the real world with plans announced Thursday to open a shop in Los Angeles that would be its first bricks-and-mortar clothing store. An Amazon Style store to launch later this year is to...

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Amazon Expands Delivery Network to Handle Holiday Crunch

Amazon Expands Delivery Network to Handle Holiday Crunch

This post was originally published on this siteAmazon has blanketed the country with more than 450 new facilities used to store, sort and ship items, doubling down on a logistics empire that aims to deliver items in one day or less, and increasingly without the help of third-party shippers.

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Black Friday 2021 sales are finally here at Walmart, Target and more—what you need to know

Black Friday 2021 sales are finally here at Walmart, Target and more—what you need to know

This post was originally published on this siteGet your holiday shopping done now with massive Black Friday 2021 deals at some of our favorite retailers. Shop Walmart, Target, Amazon and more.     

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Corporations calling for voting rights bill donated to Republicans who blocked it, watchdog says

Corporations calling for voting rights bill donated to Republicans who blocked it, watchdog says

This post was originally published on this siteA new analysis finds that 8 major corporations gave thousands of dollars to GOP senators who prevented the legislation from advancing.

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