Tagged: Joe Biden

Social Media Platforms Brace for Midterm Elections Mayhem

Social Media Platforms Brace for Midterm Elections Mayhem

Technology & Telecom

While platforms like Twitter, TikTok, Facebook and YouTube say they've expanded their work to detect and stop harmful claims that could suppress the vote or even lead to violent confrontations, a review of some of the sites shows they're still playing catch-up with 2020. read more >

USDA Announces $1B in Debt Relief for Farmers

USDA Announces $1B in Debt Relief for Farmers

Farmers assisted by the program have been found by the USDA to be distressed borrowers hard hit by pandemic-induced market disruptions exacerbated by more frequent, more intense, climate-driven natural disasters. read more >

Small Business Group Sues Over Biden Student Loan Plan

Small Business Group Sues Over Biden Student Loan Plan

Banking & FinanceLegal

Elaine Parker, president of Job Creators Network Foundation, slammed the program as executive overreach and complained that it does nothing to address the root cause of rising debt: the "outrageous increase in college tuition that outpaces inflation every single year." read more >

OPEC+ Makes Big Oil Cut to Boost Prices

OPEC+ Makes Big Oil Cut to Boost Prices

Transportation

Energy ministers cut production by a larger-than-expected 2 million barrels per day starting in November after gathering for their first face-to-face meeting at the Vienna headquarters of the OPEC oil cartel since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. read more >