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Most Americans say social media companies have too much power, influence in politics

BY MONICA ANDERSON, Pew Research Staff A majority of Americans think social media companies have too much power and influence in politics, and roughly half think major technology companies should be regulated more than they are now, according to a new Pew Research Center survey that comes as four major tech executives prepare to testify before Congress about […]

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Covid-19 & the Demand for Medicaid

As the global coronavirus outbreak and its economic fallout tighten their grip on the United States, all signs point to a spike in demand for Medicaid, the health care program for low-income Americans that is jointly funded by states and the federal government. Anticipating a surge in Medicaid costs for states at a time when […]

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Report Underscores Role of State Policy in Broadband Expansion

Availability of high-speed, reliable internet can help address pressing needs such as access to distance learning and telehealth services By: Kathryn de Wit & Dan Kitson Topics: Infrastructure & U.S. State Policy Projects: Broadband Research Read time: 3 min Report Underscores Role of State Policy in Broadband ExpansionThe coronavirus outbreak has made the need for broadband expansion clear. News reports have focused on the homework […]