Net Neutrality Has Officially Been Repealed. Here’s How That Could Affect Y…

It’s official. The Federal Communications Commission’s repeal of net neutrality rules, which had required internet service providers to offer equal access to all web content, took effect on Monday. The rules, enacted by the administration of President Barack Obama in 2015, prohibited internet providers from charging more for certain content or from giving preferential treatment…

CEO compensation surged in 2017

This report looks at trends in chief executive officer (CEO) compensation, using two different measures. The first measure includes stock options realized (in addition to salary, bonuses, restricted stock grants, and long-term incentive payouts). By this measure, in 2017 the average CEO of the 350 largest firms in the U.S. received $18.9 million in compensation,…

Dems accuse Republicans of misusing ‘sensitive’ documents during Ohr hearin…

Republicans may have misused “law enforcement sensitive” documents in their closed-door interview with Justice Department official Bruce Ohr this week, two senior House Democrats charged Friday. Democratic Reps. Jerrold Nadler of New York and Elijah Cummings of Maryland say Republican lawmakers who interviewed Ohr — part of a GOP-driven investigation into allegations of anti-Trump bias…