@GTP_Updates: White House Kept Close Tabs on FTC Google Antitrust Probe — Artist Rights Watch

Newly-uncovered emails show the White House was closely tracking the outcome of the Federal Trade Commission’s antitrust probe of Google, with an official contacting Google’s lobbyist shortly before the agency’s decision to settle the case. via @GTP_Updates: White House Kept Close Tabs on FTC Google Antitrust Probe — Artist Rights Watch

@senmikelee Tells Google–Keep Your Money

As it turns out, the day after Senator Mike Lee announced that the U.S. Senate Antitrust Subcommittee that he chairs would begin an investigation of Google’s Washington DC influence peddling operation there was to have been a campaign fundraiser for Lee hosted by Google and some other tech industry PACs.  But Senator Lee threatened to […]