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TYT Investigates Series: Tax Cuts & Job Creation – UPS & FedEx

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Above: Top: Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images; Bottom: Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images FedEx, UPS Push for Tax Cuts As Documents Show Them Sinking Millions Into Automation FedEx and UPS—two of America’s biggest employers—have been publicly pushing tax cuts as job creators even as they plan to spend hundreds of millions of dollars for a coming wave of automation at their …

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Why You Don’t Defund The EPA

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  The EPA exists for a reason! Cenk Uygur, John Iadarola, and Mark Thompson, the hosts of The Young Turks, tell you why defunding the EPA is such a bad idea. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. Join TYT: https://goo.gl/v8E64M “Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump accidentally referred to the Virgin Islands’ governor as their President during a …

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Trump Forgets Most Important Part Of Executive Order

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  Trump announced an executive order to gut Obamacare, and almost left without signing the bill. Cenk Uygur breaks it down on The Young Turks. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. Subscribe to our channel: https://goo.gl/a3JY9i Read more here: https://www.mediaite.com/tv/watch-tru… “President Donald Trump signed his big health care executive order today, aimed at dismantling the Affordable …

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Student Suspended For Not Standing For Pledge Sues

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  India Landry refused to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, discuss. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. Join TYT: https://goo.gl/v8E64M “As America’s national anthem protests have grown louder, consuming the NFL, the office of the president and a good chunk of public discourse, India Landry …

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UPS, FedEx Investing in Drones While Pushing Tax Cuts as Job Creators

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Above: Image courtesy of ups.com By Steve Horn Second in a series on FedEx, UPS, and their positions on taxes and jobs Twenty-one patent filings, along with other documents reviewed by TYT, show that FedEx and UPS are actively investing in drones and driverless vehicles—which some analysts estimate could cost thousands of jobs—even as both companies lobby for corporate tax …

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VIDEO: FedEx & UPS: Pushing Tax Cuts In the Name of Job Creation, While Automating Everything Possible

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FedEx and UPS—two of America’s biggest employers—have been publicly pushing tax cuts as job creators even as they plan to spend hundreds of millions of dollars for a coming wave of automation at their distribution centers and along their delivery lines, corporate documents show. Neither company has said what effect their automation plans may have on their job numbers, but …

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Welcome to TYT Investigates!

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Jonathan Larsen Managing editor, TYT Investigates Welcome to TYT Investigates, launched by The Young Turks to do the kind of original, enterprise, investigative journalism that implicates policy issues too often ignored by national media. We’re not here to be the story, we’re here to break the story. Because it’s way past time our mainstream civic and political discourse grappled with …