With former Congressman Paul issuing warning, McConnell wants to consider gun background checks in fall

WASHINGTON (AP and The Golden Hammer) — Shifting the gun violence debate, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he now wants to consider background checks and other bills, setting up a potentially pivotal moment when lawmakers return in the fall. Former Presidential candidate and Congressman Ron Paul, Republican of Lake Jackson, warned, “I’m not going […]

California governor wants users to profit from online data

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom has set off a flurry of speculation after he said the state’s consumers should get a piece of the billions of dollars that technology companies make by capitalizing on personal data they collect. The new governor has asked aides to develop a proposal for a “data dividend” […]