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The Hill 1 Aug 2020

The Week: GOP Warning Against Stimulus Spending Debunked, Amazon Exposed In Testimony

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Professor of Economics, Stephanie Kelton, debunks common rebuttals from the GOP caucus on proposed stimulus bill spending. Research Director at The American Liberties Project, Matt Stoller weighs in on tech CEOs congressional testimonies on anti-trust laws. Author of Break' Em Up: Recovering our freedom from big ad, big tech, big money Zephyr Teachout discusses how the Biden administration could amend anti-trust laws.


The House and Senate have adjourned for the weekend without coming to an agreement on a new economic stimulus package despite the looming deadline for unemployment benefits that many have relied on during the coronavirus pandemic. CNN's Manu Raju discusses with Jake Tapper.
A look at the week's top photos from around the globe.
NASA remains optimistic about a Mars rover launch, and a natural firework streaks across European skies in The Week in Space
Krystal and Saagar discuss some of the big political stories of the week and who came out on top.

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