The company took this to the US Copyright Office, saying that farmers couldn't fix their tractors because they don't OWN them, despite paying hundreds of thousands of dollars for them - software in tractors means they can only be licensed, not owned. 2/
Puerto Rico OBoard's battle against oil supplier, Vitol, will be on April 28 omni hearing schedule [this is where Vitol allegedly sold low grade fuel to Prepa & charged for high grade]. Significant dollars at stake. #muniland
Between the lines of this @sssmaldo piece: New York's justly admired campaign finance system - with public matching dollars and high levels of transparency - is being strained by single-candidate super-PACS
San Jose State University Professor Annette Nellen on President Biden’s tax plan: “This would be less than 1% of individuals [affected] if he keeps with his campaign promise. It would only be if you’re making more than a million dollars, then you’d have a 39.6% capital gains.”
EM borrowing through eurobonds — debt issued overseas, mostly in dollars, euros and yen — reached a new quarterly peak of $191bn in early 2021. But COVID, data taper and maturity walls pose risks.
To help pay for their plan, the Republicans would instead rely on user fees, including for electric vehicles, and on redirecting unspent federal dollars.
The House & Senate should IMMEDIATELY Approve 25 Billion Dollars for Airline Payroll Support, & 135 Billion Dollars for Paycheck Protection Program for Small Business. Both of these will be fully paid for with unused funds from the Cares Act. Have this money. I will sign now!