The Latest: Our Families
Business associations lobby Trump, Congress to ease paid sick leave requirements
• March 18, 2020 12:40 PM
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, powerful business associations are lobbying the Trump administration and Congress to influence key components of economic relief bills to help Americans affected by the outbreak.
Juul Labs sought to court AGs as teen vaping surged
• March 09, 2020 12:33 PM
It was a blunt warning about the dangers of youth vaping: Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr announced late last month that his state had joined 38 others to investigate whether Juul Labs, the nation’s largest electronic cigarette company, promoted and sold its nicotine-heavy products to teens.
Facebook Removes Misleading Trump Census Ads
• March 05, 2020 3:32 PM
Facebook said on Thursday that it had removed misleading ads run by President Trump’s re-election campaign about the 2020 census, in a stand against disinformation ahead of the decennial population count that begins next week.