May 3, 2021—Economic Liberties released two new policy quick takes: “The Truth About Google, Facebook, and Small Businesses” and “Myth vs Fact on Big Tech Monopolies.” The briefs explain how Facebook, Google, and Amazon prey on small businesses as a matter of course, while simultaneously relying on them as props in their PR and lobbying campaigns.
April 26, 2021 — Economic Liberties released “What You Need to Know About the Interstate Compact Against Corporate Tax Giveaways,” a new quick take that comes on the heels of 13 states across the U.S. introducing legislation to form an interstate compact to end corporate tax giveaways.
April 9, 2021— In response to the results of Amazon warehouse workers’ union vote, the American Economic Liberties Project issued this following statement.
April 7, 2021 — Economic Liberties and six other organizations urged the Illinois State Legislature to support SB 2311, a bill that would prevent large app distributors like Apple and Google from locking small software developers into their systems.
April 1, 2021 — Morning Consult profiled Economic Liberties’ Protect Our Restaurants Campaign and highlighted opportunities at the Federal Trade Commission to address dominant delivery apps’ predatory practices.