Charney claimed that nondisclosure agreements prevented him from discussing his pricing or precise business arrangements, though he claimed to be filling “multi-million unit” orders—and he previously gave the Los Angeles Times the figure of $2 per mask. The only contract reflected on the database USASpending.gov is the deal with the Air Force, but the businessman maintained he has filled the other orders as a subcontractor. … [Read more...] about How Did American Apparel Creep Dov Charney Get a Military Contract?
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For GM this is “another step” toward its vision of an all-electric future and will provide a profitable electric vehicle business “through increased scale and capacity utilization,” said Doug Parks, GM executive vice president of global product development, purchasing and supply chain. … [Read more...] about GM, Honda will team up on 2 electric vehicles
“This is the greatest restaurant city in the world. I will challenge Paris, I will challenge Bangkok, I’ll challenge Tokyo, I’ll challenge anywhere. We are the greatest restaurant city in the world,” the mayor said. “We have to save this industry. It is quintessential to New York City. It’s the heart and soul of who we are. Not just because it’s a big part of our economy, not just because we honor the entrepreneurship of everyone involved, not just because it’s so many jobs — it’s part of our identity, too. … [Read more...] about New York City On Pace For Phase 2 Monday, Allowing Restaurants To Reopen With Outdoor Dining
> Senate primary: A vicious GOP primary in Tennessee to replace retiring Sen. Lamar AlexanderAndrew (Lamar) Lamar AlexanderThe Hill's Campaign Report: COVID-19 puts conventions in flux Negotiators hit gas on coronavirus talks as frustration mounts Chamber of Commerce endorses Ernst for reelection MORE (R) is headed for a close finish on Thursday as Bill Hagerty, who has the support of the president, attempts to hold off Manny Sethi, a trauma surgeon who has won the backing of Sens. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzThe Hill's Campaign Report: COVID-19 puts conventions in flux Ted Cruz bashes Oprah for 'lecture' on race: 'What utter, racist BS' Senate Democrats prepare seven-figure spending spree in Texas MORE (R-Texas) and Rand PaulRandal (Rand) Howard PaulThe Hill's Campaign Report: COVID-19 puts conventions in flux A plan to empower parents, increase education options as an uncertain school year looms Multiple lawmakers self-quarantine after exposure to Gohmert … [Read more...] about The Hill’s Morning Report – Presented by the Air Line Pilots Association – Key 48 hours loom as negotiators push for relief deal
“I revealed in an op-ed on the Fox News website that Twitter tried to permanently lock down my account if I refused to censor my own tweets on the topic of riots and looting,” he said on Thursday, referencing the violent demonstrations sparked by the death of George Floyd. … [Read more...] about Sen. Tom Cotton: ‘I called Twitter’s bluff’ about locking down my account