Phuong Le, Associated Press Updated 1:44 pm PST, Monday, December 10, 2018 FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2018 file photo Washington Gov. Jay Inslee speaks at the Longshoremen Union Hall during a "Get Out The Vote" rally in Savannah, Ga. (Alyssa Pointer/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP,File) less FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2018 file photo Washington Gov. Jay Inslee speaks … [Read more...] about Inslee wants 100 percent clean energy in Washington by 2045
By Douglas MacMillan The Wall Street Journal John D. McKinnon Mon., Dec. 10, 2018 Sundar Pichai is a hero among many engineers in Silicon Valley, where he helped build some of Google’s most popular products and climbed the ladder to the top of the internet giant. In Washington, he’s a relative nobody. Mr. Pichai will be thrust into the … [Read more...] about Google CEO faces hot seat in Washington
By Dan Strumpf The Wall Street Journal Sun., Dec. 9, 2018 American companies have been crucial in helping Huawei Technologies Co. become the world’s dominant telecommunications player. Silicon Valley giants from Intel Corp. to Broadcom Inc. and Qualcomm Inc. are top suppliers of Huawei, which buys their components to make equipment such as base stations … [Read more...] about Silicon Valley helped build Huawei. Washington could dismantle it.
All the cool kids are doing it. And that’s bad news for the nation’s top e-cigarette maker. Facing lawsuits from parents of teenage vaping-product users and threats of crackdowns from regulators over kid-friendly packaging and flavors, Juul Labs has gone on a hiring spree on K Street, ramping up its lobbying spending fourfold in recent months.Story Continued Below … [Read more...] about Juul tries to make friends in Washington as regulators circle
A Tesla showroom is seen in Santa Monica, California, United States, October 23, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (Reuters) - Tesla Inc has hired Dane Butswinkas, a Washington, D.C. trial lawyer, as its general counsel, the electric car manufacturer said late on Thursday. Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk had hired Butswinkas to help settle a case with the U.S. … [Read more...] about Tesla hires Washington trial lawyer as new general counsel