Antitrust

Antitrusts are a set of laws and regulations designed to keep businesses from monopolizing a market and encourage fair competition in a free market. Currently, there is a bipartisan push to have massive online platforms sued for monopolizing their respective markets.
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Vice President Joseph Biden received from Communications Workers of America: $7.5k, Amalgamated Transit Union: $5k, International Assn of Fire Fighters: $5k, plus $6.8k from others on Antitrust
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Senator Mitch McConnell received from American Hotel & Lodging Assn: $30k, Delta Air Lines: $27.5k, National Beer Wholesalers Assn: $25k, plus $165k from others on Antitrust
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President Donald Trump received from PepsiCo Inc: $270.7k, Murray Energy: $160k, Credit Union National Assn: $2.8k, plus $4.5k from others on Antitrust
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Senator Ted Cruz received from Charter Communications: $25k, Delta Air Lines: $23.5k, National Air Traffic Controllers Assn: $16.5k, plus $82k from others on Antitrust
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Senator John Cornyn received from Dell Technologies: $44k, National Assn of Home Builders: $26k, International Paper: $25k, plus $158.5k from others on Antitrust
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FOR Republicans

While Republicans traditionally support Big Business as part of the Free Market, there is a rising interest in breaking up large platforms that dominate their markets like Amazon and Facebook. Some would like active measures to breakup these big businesses, while others support a change in regulations first.

FOR Democrats

While democrats traditionally support antitrust measures against big business, there is a divide regarding current online powerhouses like Amazon and Facebook. Some would like active measures to breakup these big businesses, while others support a change in regulations first.

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