Rep. Lou Correa and newly appointed Sen. Laphonza Butler could stop the anti-monopoly momentum in the Democratic Party.
The antitrust lawsuit against the e-commerce behemoth is the result of a years-long investigation into Amazon’s businesses competition.
U.S. District Judge Amit Mehta likely won’t issue a ruling until early next year.
New merger guidelines mark a major shift in federal antitrust enforcement, moving past the priorities established under Ronald Reagan.
Canadian Pacific’s purchase of Kansas City Southern will be the biggest railroad merger in decades.
The attempt to block the merger of Spirit and JetBlue will be a test of the Biden administration’s aggressive antitrust strategy.
The Democratic senator praised the Biden administration’s antitrust work but said more should be done, pointing to the transportation and agriculture secretaries.
The Justice Department and eight states have filed an antitrust lawsuit against the tech behemoth.
Anti-monopolists are blaming Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) for the demise of two bills aimed at limiting corporate power.
Three moderate bills aimed at reining in Big Tech excesses have bipartisan support, but industry leaders have gone to great lengths to stop them.