Politicians in both parties appear ready to address the monopolistic tendencies emerging among some internet companies, including Google, Facebook, and Amazon. The question that remains is their motivations.
From Hurricane Sandy relief efforts in 2012 to the fiscal cliff deal passed on the first day of 2013, Massie consistently voted no, arguing that his vote represented the conservative, Tea Party spirit that brought him to power.
I don’t want this in my backyard, and I don’t want this in anybody’s backyard.
Congressional inaction on gun reform persists
And now in a period of even more political division, we are met with a paradox: we can only resist this national disunity by engaging in these types of conversations more, not less.