Apple CEO Tim Cook reportedly called House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and other lawmakers to raise concerns about the antitrust bills a House panel introduced earlier this month. He also reportedly asked Pelosi if the the Judiciary Committee could delay the process of considering the bills. Pelosi reportedly objected to the concerns raised by Cook, the Times reported, citing two people with knowledge of the conversations.
As the White House publicly negotiated with a bipartisan group of senators on infrastructure, the two party leaders were strategizing on how to deliver a Democratic win. While a gang of self-appointed Senate negotiators rack up headlines, Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer are quietly steering their party's infrastructure mess to a conclusion they insist will be a huge win.
Apple boss Tim Cook phoned Nancy Pelosi urging her to think twice about antitrust laws, report claims
Tech officials warned that consumer services might be interrupted if antitrust laws are enacted Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple, reportedly called House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to warn her away from "rushed" antitrust bills moving through the House. The New York Times reported that Mr Cook called Ms Pelosi and other members of Congress to warn them that the antitrust bills were being "rushed" and that they might hurt innovation and consumers by disrupting Apple's services.
Apple CEO Tim Cook called Nancy Pelosi to warn that 'rushed' antitrust bills would damper innovation and hurt customers by disrupting iPhone services
Apple CEO Tim Cook reportedly called House Speaker Nancy Pelosi earlier this month to warn over 'rushed' antitrust bills Cook told Pelosi and other members of Congress the bills would hurt consumers by disrupting Apple's services DailyMail.com has obtained a letter sent by Apple to the House Judiciary Committee concerning the proposed legislation
Joe and Jill Biden join DC lawmakers including Mitch McConnell and Nancy Pelosi for funeral of GOP Senator and Elizabeth Taylor's sixth husband John Warner after his death at 94
President Joe Biden gave a eulogy for late Senator John Warner at his funeral Wednesday at Washington National Cathedral Warner was one of several Republicans who endorsed Biden for president last year over Donald Trump 'When John endorsed me it gave me confidence, not about winning but being able to do the job,' Biden said in his remarks
WASHINGTON – Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif, told Democratic House members Tuesday she will create a select committee to probe the January 6 attack and insurrection, a source familiar told USA TODAY. Details of a select committee are not yet known. It would not require Republican support to establish, but they could still have some representation on the committee.
Apple CEO Tim Cook personally rang Nancy Pelosi to ask her to slow down 6 tech antitrust bills, according to a report
Apple CEO Tim Cook called Nancy Pelosi to try to slow tech antitrust bills, the New York Times reports. Pelosi reportedly challenged Cook to name specific policy problems. It's part of a lobbying drive from Big Tech companies against new bills that aim to regulate tech giants.
(CNN) House Speaker Nancy Pelosi plans to appoint a select committee to investigate the deadly January 6 attack on the US Capitol after Senate Republicans blocked the creation of an independent commission to probe the insurrection, according to two sources familiar with the matter. Pelosi announced Tuesday evening to the House's Steering and Policy Committee that she will create a select committee, the sources said.
The Democrats' investigative strategy surrounding the Capitol attack of Jan. 6 was thrown into confusion on Tuesday night after party sources mistakenly reported that Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) was forming a select committee to probe the violent episode. Pelosi, stepping out of her office in the Capitol, rejected that version of events out of hand.
Washington — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told Democratic colleagues on Tuesday that she is creating a new committee to investigate the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol, according to a person familiar with her remarks. Pelosi made the announcement at a private leadership meeting and did not give additional details.
Democrats are creating a select committee to examine the events of January 6, 2021. The news was first reported by The Washington Post. The move comes after Republicans last month defeated an effort to create an independent commission. See more stories on Insider's business page.
GOP senators refused to back bipartisan body to investigate lethal Trump-inspired effort to stop certification of Biden’s win Shocking new video shows Capitol rioter charging police with flagpole Nancy Pelosi is to create a select committee on the Capitol riot after Republicans blocked a 9/11-style commission, reports say.
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is signaling that she is poised to create a new committee to investigate the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol, pushing closer to a partisan investigation of the attack after Senate Republicans blocked the creation of an independent probe. A person familiar with the matter said after a meeting with Democrats that Pelosi had told her colleagues that she would create a select panel.
Senate Republicans block passage of Democrats' flagship voting-rights bill, dealing a major blow to progressives
Senate Republicans on Tuesday blocked the passage of Democrats' flagship voting-rights bill. S. 1 includes massive expansions of voting rights and campaign-finance overhauls. With S. 1 filibustered, the path forward on voting rights is unclear. See more stories on Insider's business page. Senate Republicans on Tuesday blocked the passage of the For The People Act, Democrats' flagship bill to expand voting rights and overhaul campaign-finance and ethics laws, in a widely expected filibuster.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer will confer with White House officials on next steps for President Joe Biden’s $4 trillion infrastructure plans House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer will confer Wednesday with White House officials on next steps for President Joe Biden s nearly $4 trillion infrastructure plans as talks with Republicans see-saw in search of a potential deal.
Donald Trump has “zero desire” to be speaker of the House of Representatives, a spokesman said, after the former president discussed the outlandish idea. Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat, is the current House speaker. Republicans under the minority leader, Kevin McCarthy, hope to retake the chamber next year.
As Democrats chew on their options for investigating Jan. 6, the select committee is rising to the top. Party leaders have been mulling a series of strategies for how the House might proceed on its own after the Democrats' first choice - forming an independent, 9/11-style commission - was blocked by Senate Republicans last month.