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Blocking T-Mobile’s last big merger turned out great for U.S. consumers. So what’s different now?

Why would the US government want to reduce competitiveness now by letting T-Mobile and Sprint merge? It’s not as if there are many up-and-coming challengers in the market — even Google’s attempts seem half-hearted.

Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act: Next Big Battle over Internet Freedom

In April, Washington lawmakers overwhelmingly passed a narrow bill that seeks to crack down on sex trafficking online. To most, it seemed like a no-brainer: Sex trafficking is obviously bad.

How Facebook’s record lobbying spending compares to other tech companies

Facebook spent more money lobbying the US government in the first quarter of 2018 than it ever has before, according to a new filing.