Boeing CEO To Congress: 'We Understand And Deserve This Scrutiny'"I want to answer all of your questions and convey to the world that we are doing everything in our power to make our airplanes and our industry safer and prevent an accident like this from ever happening again," he told the Senate Commerce Committee.
Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg To Land In Congress' Hot Seat At Hearing On 737 Max FlawsWhen Boeing's CEO lands in the hot seat this week, members of Congress have pointed questions for him, such as: "How the hell did this happen?"
Boeing CEO To Testify Before House Committee On 737 MaxCongress, the Justice Department and the Transportation Department inspector general are investigating the Max and how it was certified for flight by the Federal Aviation Administration. Lawyers have filed dozens of lawsuits against Boeing.
Illinois Rep. Krishnamoorthi Questions Intelligence Chief On Whistleblower ComplaintKrishnamoorthi, who serves on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence questioned Maguire for a little over five minutes and asked whether he discussed the complaint, filed on August 12, with his predecessor Dan Coates, to which he said no. Maguire started in the position on August 16.
Senator Dick Durbin Joins 11 Chicago Area Congressional Democrats Seeking Trump Impeachment Probe; Rep. Dan Lipinksi Leaning In FavorAs calls to pursue impeachment against President Trump intensify, all but one Chicago area representative now supports the inquiry.
U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Backs Marie Newman In 2020 Challenge To Congressman Dan LipinskiLipinski defeated Newman in the 2018 Democratic primary, but with a narrow lead of 42% to 40.15% -- a total of 2,145 votes.
Facebook Grilled About CryptocurrencyMembers of both parties demanded to know why a company with massive market power and a track record of scandals should be trusted with such a far-reaching project, given the potential for fraud, abuse and criminal activity.
What's Your Data Worth To Big Tech? Bill Would Compel AnswerThe measure would require commercial services with more than 100 million active monthly users to disclose to their customers and financial regulators the types of data they collect.
Trump's Appeal Of Congressional Subpoena Heads To Merrick Garland-Led Appeals CourtThe president is appealing a federal judge's ruling that Congress was well within its power to subpoena the his financial records.
Congress To Investigate FAA Approval Of Boeing 737 Max AircraftThe development comes as preliminary evidence shows striking similarities between two deadly crashes involving 737 Max aircraft in the past six months.
Prosecutors To Drop Case Against Ex-Rep. Aaron SchockSchock, a once rising star of the Republican party, resigned from Congress in 2015 amid scrutiny of his spending, including redecorating his office in the style of the "Downton Abbey" TV series.