Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn made an absurd proposal on Wednesday. He wants to nationalize SSE. Shares hammered. The Telegraph reports Labour Power Grab Wipes £500m Off Firms. The threat of a Labour government wiped more than £500m off SSE and National Grid on Wednesday as party plans to seize UK energy networks emerged. Sector shares slipped as The Telegraph revealed Jeremy Corbyn wants to renationalise the £62bn network, compensating...Zero Hedge
Britain's opposition Labour Party wants to nationalize energy and water infrastructure if it can oust Prime Minister Theresa May's ruling Conservatives from power, reversing decades of pro-privatization public policy.U.S.
At his kickoff campaign rally Saturday, former Vice President Joe Biden will say he wants the the Democratic Party to run on uniting the country.Washington Examiner
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Kaspar Korjus, the Founding Managing Director of Estonia’s e-Residency program, shared his futuristic vision on how to get nation states to digitize with attendees of TNW2019 today. The private sector has set the pace for technological transformation, and Korjus thinks it’s time for nation states to catch up. “We’ve given governments millions of dollars to digitize, but they always seem to fail,” Korjus said. But what if they didn’t? Having been part of Estonia’s pioneering digitalization of...TNW2019 | The Next Web
Fearing the potential overturning of Roe v. Wade, multiple Democratic candidates for president have called for a federal law to enshrine abortion rights nationwide. The post 2020 Dems Want National Abortion Rights Laws appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.Washington Free Beacon
Despite the efforts in Norway, the representatives of Juan Guaidó and Nicolás Maduro haven't been able to come up with a proposal to bring to the negotiating table. Maduro still controls the Venezuelan military and has the support of Russia and China. Venezuela's embattled president said he wants to reschedule next year's election for the opposition-controlled National Assembly. During a socialist party rally Monday, Maduro said advancing the elections is the "peaceful solution" to the...WPLG