political bias

SAN FRANCISCO | Google CEO to meet with US lawmakers after previous snub

SAN FRANCISCO — Google CEO Sundar Pichai is scheduled to meet privately with members of Congress Friday after he and his boss, Google co-founder Larry Page, stood up lawmakers at a public hearing earlier this month. The closed-door gathering is expected to include discussions about President Donald Trump’s recent allegations that Google has been rigging … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Google CEO to meet with US lawmakers after previous snub

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey keeps his cool before Congress

A chill, bearded and nose-ringed Jack Dorsey appeared unflappable as he faced hours of questioning from members of Congress Wednesday on issues as wide-ranging as political bias, hate speech, school safety and election manipulation. At 9:30 a.m., he began at the Senate intelligence committee, alongside Facebook’s practiced and polished chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg and … Continue reading Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey keeps his cool before Congress

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump expects to revoke Ohr’s security clearance

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the revoking of security clearances (all times local): 11:10 a.m. President Donald Trump says he expects to “quickly” revoke the security clearance for the Justice Department official whose wife worked for the firm involved in producing the dossier on Trump’s ties to Russia. Trump says the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump expects to revoke Ohr’s security clearance

WASHINGTON | FBI agent: My work has never been tainted by political bias

WASHINGTON — An FBI agent whose anti-Trump text messages fueled suspicions of partisan bias will tell lawmakers Thursday that his work has never been tainted by politics and that the intense scrutiny he is facing represents “just another victory notch in Putin’s belt,” according to prepared remarks obtained by The Associated Press. Peter Strzok, who … Continue reading WASHINGTON | FBI agent: My work has never been tainted by political bias