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 International Assn of Fire Fighters: $5k on Antitrust
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Rep. Richard Neal received from National Multifamily Housing Council: $27.5k, National Air Traffic Controllers Assn: $27.5k, International Assn of Fire Fighters: $25k, plus $142.5k from others on Antitrust
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Rep. Jim Jordan received from National Beer Wholesalers Assn: $10k, American Dental Assn: $10k, iHeartMedia Inc: $7k, plus $25.5k from others on Antitrust
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Rep. Jim Jordan received from National Beer Wholesalers Assn: $10k, American Dental Assn: $10k, iHeartMedia Inc: $7k, plus $25.5k 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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  • National Beer Wholesalers Assn
  • National Air Traffic Controllers Assn
  • Deloitte LLP
  • Credit Union National Assn
  • National Multifamily Housing Council
  • American Assn for Justice
  • Charter Communications
  • National Assn of Home Builders
  • American Federation of Teachers
  • Air Line Pilots Assn