Forget Antitrust Laws. To Limit Tech, Some Say a New Regulator Is Needed.

Even as the Justice Department sued Google, some antitrust experts wondered whether a different government response would be more effective.

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A Four-Point Plan for Fixing the Economy

A heavyweight group of economists and former policymakers have outlined a flexible approach to supporting the recovery not tied to any specific date.

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States Are Being Crushed by the Coronavirus. Only This Can Help.

Congress must step in and offer quick and generous aid to states before they must slash services and drag down the economy.

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