73 companies said they would halt donations to all federal candidates. That included the third largest PAC donor to the objectors, defense contractor Raytheon Technologies. Raytheon's PAC donated more than $560,000 to federal candidates during the 2020 cycle. In a statement to CNN, Raytheon spokesman Chris Johnson said the pause would allow it to "reflect on the current environment and determine appropriate next steps." … [Read more...] about CNN survey shows some of America’s biggest companies still grappling with response to deadly US Capitol riot
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'Initial conversations were had post-election and we paused on them,' a source familiar with the matter said. 'We do not discuss the details behind contracts with any personnel, but we are open to hiring her in the future given we do not condone cancel culture.' … [Read more...] about Kayleigh McEnany has job offer with Fox News put on hold after Capitol riot – but Trump economic aide Larry Kudlow gets show on Fox Business
Here’s the second panel today: Susan Bailey, president, American Medical Association; John Banovetz, chief technology officer, 3M; Mayor Sharon Weston Broome (D), Baton Rouge, La.; John Brownstein, chief innovation officer, Boston Children's Hospital; Sree Chaguturu, chief medical officer, CVS; Daniel Dawes, director, Satcher Health Leadership Institute; Peter Hotez, co-director, Center for Vaccine Development, Texas Children's Hospital; Margaret Moss, associate professor in nursing, University of British Columbia; Jay Timmons, president and CEO, National Association of Manufacturers; Wes Wheeler, president, UPS Healthcare; and Rep. Brad WenstrupBrad Robert WenstrupOvernight Health Care: Biden takes steps to boost number of vaccine doses sent to states | CDC researchers find 'little evidence' of major school outbreaks, with precautions | Eli Lilly says antibody combo significantly cuts COVID-19 death risk The Hill's Morning Report - Biden argues for legislative patience, urgent … [Read more...] about The Hill’s Morning Report – Biden seeks vaccine for all by summer; Trump censure?
What's happening: Investors who think soaring valuations are grounded in reality point to future profits from the likes of Apple (AAPL) and Facebook (FB), which report results from last quarter after US markets close on Wednesday. Solid numbers could bolster the sentiment that stocks are the place to be, especially compared to low-yielding bonds. … [Read more...] about Tech earnings could supercharge a greedy stock market
Noon: Vice President Harris ceremonially swears in Janet YellenJanet Louise YellenBlinken holds first calls as Biden's secretary of State Yellen thanks rapper behind Hamilton-style song about her: 'Your tune is money' On The Money: GOP digs in on defending Trump tax cuts | Democrats bullish on raising minimum wage | Financial sector braces for Biden's consumer bureau pick MORE as Treasury Secretary. Livestream: https://bit.ly/3cbJXfe … [Read more...] about The Hill’s 12:30 Report – Presented by Facebook – Vaccination goals for 2021