Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Apple’s Tim Cook to serve as chairman at Chinese business school amid Hong Kong protests – Fox News

Apple’s Tim Cook to serve as chairman at Chinese business school amid Hong Kong protests – Fox News

Apple CEO Tim Cook has been appointed chairman of the advisory board for Tsinghua University’s economics school in Beijing, according to the South China Morning Post and a Chinese-language meeting summary noted by Apple Insider.Cook apparently will assume the role for a three-year term and recently served as chairman for a meeting, the South China Morning…


Bill Nye’s Lying Pants, Not the Planet, Are on ‘F***ing Fire’

Bill Nye’s Lying Pants, Not the Planet, Are on ‘F***ing Fire’

Bill Nye’s Lying Pants, Not the Planet, Are on ‘F***ing Fire’Bill Nye told John Oliver on Sunday’s “Last Week Tonight” that “the planet’s on f***ing fire,” but his narrative is deceptive and sensational. | Source: (i) Shutterstock (ii) Shutterstock; Edited by CCNBy CCN: On Sunday’s episode of “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver”, Bill Nye…


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Death, Wells Fargo, and the most ‘fun’ investment: Here are the biggest things you missed from Berkshire Hathaway’s annual gathering

The Warren Buffett-led Berkshire Hathaway held its annual shareholder meeting on Saturday. Buffett and Charlie Munger, Berkshire’s vice chairman, discussed Wells Fargo, potential succession plans, the current political climate, and much more. Follow Markets Insider’s coverage of Berkshire Hathaway’s meeting. Investors, media, and high-profile members of the investment community descended on Omaha, Nebraska, this weekend…


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Bill de Blasio is reportedly going to announce a 2020 run for president, but all signs point to his campaign being a disaster in the making

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio will announce a 2020 presidential campaign next week, the New York Daily News reported on Friday. De Blasio would be the 22nd candidate to join the Democratic presidential field, but all signs point to his campaign being over before it begins. A March Monmouth University poll revealed that…


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Bernie Sanders’ Economic Policy Would Send Population Buying Bitcoin

Bernie Sanders’ Economic Policy Would Send Population Buying BitcoinA Bernie Sanders economy could lead to hyperinflation that Venezuela is suffering from today. | Source: ShutterstockBy CCN: Hold onto your bitcoin. Stephanie Kelton, U.S. economist and senior economic advisor for Bernie Sanders 2020, just declared war on the U.S. dollar, tweeting:“The carpenter can’t run out of…


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez suggested members of Congress should get paid more, but a majority of Americans want the complete opposite

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez suggested members of Congress should get paid more, but a majority of Americans want the complete opposite

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez suggested that the salaries for members of Congress should be increased to ease the financial burden on members and decrease the incentive to cheat. But, according to an INSIDER poll, 55% of Americans think Congress should get a pay cut. Just 9% of people agree with Ocasio-Cortez and think lawmakers should get…


Bernie Sanders’ Favorability Is Sliding Among Democratic Voters

Bernie Sanders’ Favorability Is Sliding Among Democratic Voters

Bernie Sanders’ Favorability Is Sliding Among Democratic VotersBernie Sanders’ popularity seems to be sliding among democratic voters, according to the latest polls. | Source: ShutterstockPresidential candidate Bernie Sanders is losing his hold on democratic voters.According to a recent CNN poll, only 46 percent of voters believe the Vermont Senator is a “favorable choice” for president.…


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez leaned into her socialist image at SXSW, saying ‘capitalism is irredeemable’

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez leaned into her socialist image at SXSW, saying ‘capitalism is irredeemable’

Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez speaks at SXSW 2019 Jim Bennett/WireImage for Getty Images Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez spoke about her self-described socialist values at the SXSW festival and called moderate politics “an attitude towards life, of, like, ‘meh.'”She also critiqued capitalism, saying “capitalism is irredeemable.”Her remarks follow a tweet last week aimed at Ivanka Trump, who she said…


Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz warned at SXSW that Donald Trump might win again if he competes with a progressive candidate like Bernie Sanders

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz warned at SXSW that Donald Trump might win again if he competes with a progressive candidate like Bernie Sanders

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz speaks at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind., Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019.e s (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz says that Donald Trump might win again if he runs against Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Elizabeth Warren, or Bernie Sanders.That’s because “the vast majority of Americans are not going to embrace…


Trump Counterpunches Sweeping Democratic House Probe: ‘They Didn’t Give One Letter of the Requests’

Trump Counterpunches Sweeping Democratic House Probe: ‘They Didn’t Give One Letter of the Requests’

Trump Counterpunches Sweeping Democratic House Probe: ‘They Didn’t Give One Letter of the Requests’Donald Trump is heading into a vicious impeachment battle if the House Judiciary Committee makes good on its promises | Source: REUTERS/Jim YoungU.S. President Donald Trump completely reversed course on whether the White House will cooperate with the House Democrats’ investigation in…