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Date: February 5, 2019

They Said It!
Scrutiny On Amazon Amid “Building Anger” Could Be Focus At State Of The Union Speech

Restoring competition with “new antitrust push” on companies like Amazon must be priority for White House and Congress to protect everyday Americans.

“We are on the cusp of a big, new antitrust push, analogous to the Progressive Era. It will stem from growing income inequality, and a building anger over excesses by big companies across industries.” (Axios, “Trump’s 2019 foretold,” Steve LeVine, 2.5.19)

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