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White House will not sign on to Christchurch call to stamp out online extremism amid free speech concerns

The White House will not sign an international agreement to combat online extremism brokered between French and New Zealand officials and top social media companies, amid U.S. concerns that the pact clashes with constitutional protections for free speech......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 15th, 2019

White House will not sign on to Christchurch call to stamp out online extremism amid free speech concerns

The White House will not sign an international agreement to combat online extremism brokered between French and New Zealand officials and top social media companies, amid U.S. concerns that the pact clashes with constitutional protections for free speech......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 15th, 2019

White House Says It Won’t Sign Global Pact for Tougher Measures on Online Extremism

Citing free speech protections in the United States, the Trump administration said it would not endorse the ‘Christchurch Call,’ which calls for the largest internet platforms to eradicate violent and extremist content online......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMay 15th, 2019

White House Says It Won’t Sign Global Pact for Tougher Measures on Online Violence

Citing free speech protections in the United States, the Trump administration said it would not endorse the ‘Christchurch Call,’ which calls for the largest internet platforms to eradicate violent and extremist content online......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMay 15th, 2019

Trump Administration Balks at Global Pact to Crack Down on Online Extremism

Citing American’s free speech protections, the administration said it would not endorse the ‘Christchurch Call,’ which urges major online platforms to eradicate violent and extremist content......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMay 15th, 2019

White House Won"t Sign Global Pact To "Combat Extremism" Due To 1st Amendment Concerns

White House Won"t Sign Global Pact To "Combat Extremism" Due To 1st Amendment Concerns.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 15th, 2019

White House plans meeting with tech companies about online extremism

But it wasn’t clear which companies.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 7th, 2019

White House invites tech companies to discussion of violent online extremism

The gathering marks the Trump administration's first major engagement on the issue days after two mass shootings left 31 dead......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 7th, 2019

‘I’m Not Going to Fire Her.’ Trump Says Kellyanne Conway Has Been Loyal

“I think you’re entitled to free speech in this country,” Trump told Fox. President Donald Trump said he won't fire White House a.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 14th, 2019

White House campaign to collect data on social media bias raises free speech, privacy alarms, experts say

A new White House campaign to collect stories about alleged instances of political bias on social media has drawn wide-ranging objections from free-speech advocates, privacy hawks and open-government experts......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 17th, 2019

Seth Meyers Defends "Filthy" and "Mean" Michelle Wolf Amid White House Correspondents" Dinner Backlash

"So just know that when you call her filthy, you are right. She is filthy. And she is mean, which is what we love about her," said Meyers on his Monday night show......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 1st, 2018

Reliable Sources: Bad optics for White House; Bloomberg reassigns reporter

A version of this article first appeared in the Reliable Sources newsletter. You can sign up for free right here......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 28th, 2018

Trump Tells 7-Year-Old Boy That Santa Isn"t Real

The White House had already easily met its Christmas controversy quota by shuttering the government, pulling out of Syria and browbeating the chairman of the Federal Reserve during the runup to the holiday. But amid all of the outrage and virtue-sign.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 25th, 2018

Trump ramps up criticism of Federal Reserve amid White House fears of a slowdown

In a series of tweets, the president blamed Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell for the slowdown in economic growth, saying his administration is “doing great” with China and other trade deals......»»

Category: topSource: washpost11 hr. 42 min. ago

Trump ramps up criticism of the Federal Reserve amid White House fears of a slowdown

In a series of tweets, the president blamed Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell for the slowdown in economic growth, saying his administration is “doing great” with China and other trade deals......»»

Category: topSource: washpost13 hr. 27 min. ago

Trump admits to looking at possible tax cuts

President Trump on Tuesday said his administration was considering tax cuts, amid media reports the White House is working on a contingency plan to stave off the possibility of an economic recession, but only if needed......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 21st, 2019

Transit workers union rejects MTA’s "insulting" contract offer

The "fundamentals" of the U.S. economy are solid, the White House asserted, invoking an ill-fated political declaration of a decade ago amid mounting concern that a recession could imperil President... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 20th, 2019

States to move forward with antitrust probe of big tech firms

The "fundamentals" of the U.S. economy are solid, the White House asserted, invoking an ill-fated political declaration of a decade ago amid mounting concern that a recession could imperil President... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 20th, 2019

Legislature to hold hearing on Con Ed blackouts

The "fundamentals" of the U.S. economy are solid, the White House asserted, invoking an ill-fated political declaration of a decade ago amid mounting concern that a recession could imperil President... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 20th, 2019

White House insists "fundamentals" of U.S. economy are strong

The "fundamentals" of the U.S. economy are solid, the White House asserted, invoking an ill-fated political declaration of a decade ago amid mounting concern that a recession could imperil President... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 20th, 2019

White House mulls payroll tax cut to ease economic concerns: Reports

Proceeds from the 6.2 percent payroll tax are used to fund Medicare and Social Security programs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 19th, 2019