Tag: Kevin McCarthy

  • DirecTV strikes a deal to bring back Newsmax

    DirecTV and Newsmax have reached a new multi-year deal that will bring the conservative channel back to some 13 million customers this week. The deal marks the end of a protracted and bitter PR battle between the two companies that hinged on carrier fees, with Newsmax leadership repeatedly accusing the cable provider of political bias. […]

  • No ‘appetite’: Lawmakers agree to oppose potential Silicon Valley Bank bailout

    In a rare show of consensus, congressional lawmakers from both parties said on Sunday they would oppose potential rescue options for Silicon Valley Bank, which collapsed Friday in the biggest bank failure since the 2008 financial crisis. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen ruled out a bailout possibility for the bank’s owners and investors, and members of […]