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Kim Hart / Axios:
As expected, DHS delays effective date of startup visa “International Entrepreneur Rule”, which Trump administration has now signaled its intent to eliminate   —  The Department of Homeland Security has delayed the effective date of the International Entrepreneur Rule.
Jul 10, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Kim Hart / Axios:
Sources: Trump will delay and ultimately rescind a rule scheduled to go into effect July 17 that would let entrepreneurs immigrate to US to start companies   —  In the coming days, the Trump administration will take steps to delay and ultimately rescind an Obama administration rule allowing …
Jul 8, 2017, 1:55 PMIn context
Kim Hart / Axios:
Canada aims to capture foreign tech talent with recently debuted Global Skills Strategy program, which boasts visa application turnaround of 2 weeks for firms   —  When it comes to high-skilled immigration, the U.S.'s loss could be Canada's gain.  Canada recently launched …
Jul 6, 2017, 12:10 AMIn context
Kim Hart / Axios:
Uber threatens to fire Anthony Levandowski if he does not cooperate with a court's order to return any files he has back to Waymo   —  Uber has asked Anthony Levandowski, the executive at the center of a major lawsuit with Waymo, to cooperate with a court's order to return any files he has back to Waymo …
May 19, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context
Kim Hart / Axios:
Tech community “dumbfounded” by Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's remark that AI won't supplant US jobs for “50-100 more years”   —  Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin riled the tech community this morning when he told Axios' Mike Allen that displacement of jobs …
Mar 24, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
Kim Hart / Axios:
Trump renominates FCC Chairman Pai to another term, which runs through 2021   —  President Trump has renominated FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to another term at the agency, a Senate aide has confirmed to Axios.  The White House was hoping to move renomination papers to the Senate today ahead …
Mar 7, 2017, 2:40 PMIn context
Kim Hart / The Politico:
FCC releases damning report on AT&T/T-Mobile deal   —  The FCC is allowing AT&T to withdraw its application to acquire T-Mobile and reapply at a later date.  But in a blow to the company, the commission released a staff report that concludes the deal would cause huge job losses and eliminate a key wireless competitor.
Nov 30, 2011, 12:50 AMIn context
Kim Hart / The Politico:
Mr. Schmidt goes to Washington   —  Google is arguably the world's most successful Internet company, and that success — and maybe what the company did to get so far, so fast — will earn it an uncomfortable spot in the hot seat Wednesday.  —  The Senate Judiciary Committee's antitrust subcommittee …
Sep 21, 2011, 5:45 AMIn context
Kim Hart / POLITICO Pro:
Twitter hires former top FCC aide   —  Twitter is expanding its Washington presence.  —  The San Francisco-based social networking company announced Monday — via tweet, of course — that telecom policy veteran Colin Crowell will become Twitter's head of global public policy.
Aug 29, 2011, 1:15 PMIn context
Kim Hart / The Politico:
Tech industry waits for President Obama   —  They called him the first “tech president.”  —  But two years after they rallied behind his campaign and helped put him in the White House, technology industry executives give President Barack Obama mediocre reviews.
Oct 20, 2010, 1:55 AMIn context

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