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John Rockefeller

US Senator Isn't A Fan Of '.Sucks' Web Address Plans

Agence France Presse | | Posted 05.12.2014 | Politics

A high-ranking US senator urged Internet regulators Wednesday to pull the plug on a proposed online neighborhood for website addresses ending in ".suc...

Driverless Cars Could Be Hacked By '14-Year-Old From Indonesia,' Senator Warns

The Huffington Post | Gerry Smith | Posted 05.17.2013 | Technology

Driverless cars have been touted as an innovative way of making roads safer by reducing human error. Computers don't get behind the wheel while drunk,...

The Price of Gasoline and the Patently Absurd Application of Our Sovereign Immunity Law

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 04.26.2013 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

We have an anomaly in our courts, irresponsibly supported by the executive and legislative branches of our government, in the manner that our courts interpret Sovereign Immunity and, in turn, its impact on our day to day lives.

Jennifer Bendery

At Last, Gun Violence Bills With Bipartisan Support

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- They may not target issues as hefty as banning assault weapons or high-capacity gun magazines, but bills with bipartisan support are sur...

Rockefeller Won't Run In 2014

AP | JOHN RABY and VICKI SMITH | Posted 03.13.2013 | Politics

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — After nearly three decades in the U.S. Senate, Democrat Jay Rockefeller of West Virginia said Friday he was ready to retire,...

White House To Issue Executive Order On Cybersecurity

Reuters | Joseph Menn | Posted 11.24.2012 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The White House is preparing to direct federal agencies to develop voluntary cybersecurity guidelines for owners of power, w...

The 5 Wealthiest Members of Congress

InvestingAnswers | Posted 11.13.2011 | Business
InvestingAnswers

Members of Congress have continued to see their wealth grow. Many saw their fortunes increase by millions of dollars. Here are the five members of Congress with the highest net worth, according to their 2010 financial disclosures.

Green News Report: November 16, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: The so-cal...

Sen. John Rockefeller Seeks Data On Health Insurer Profits

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Senate Democrat asked the top 15 health insurers to explain what portion of premiums go to profits versus patient care, ...

10 Senate Dems Send Obama Warning Letter about Climate Bill

Treehugger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A group of 10 moderate Democrats sent a letter to President Obama on Thursday saying that they will not support any domestic climate change bill that ...

Future Will Battle Past at Exxon Mobil Annual Meeting

Clint Wilder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Clint Wilder

The Rockefellers haven't suddenly gone soft and hippy-dippy. It's their concern for the future of the Exxon Mobil's bottom line that's fueling their calls for a cleaner, more renewable energy mix.

Learn To Invest Like A Rockefeller

Motley Fool | Jim Fink | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Who said that? Some elderly retiree in Florida? Nope. None other than oil man John D. Rockefeller, the wealthiest man the world has ever known. On in...