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Daily Mail
Now Biden will campaign for Clinton next week just like Obamado about stopping Donald Trump. If this isn't a close race, it's still going to
Now Biden will campaign for Clinton next week just like Obama
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
do about stopping Donald Trump. If this isn't a close race, it's still going to matter a great deal for her presidency,' David Plouffe, Obama's 2008 campaign manager, told Politico. 'That's one place where we need to see some improvement, on the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why Susan Rice, not Hillary Clinton, took the fall for Benghazithat she was unaware at the time that the CIA maintained an annex at the Bengha
Why Susan Rice, not Hillary Clinton, took the fall for Benghazi
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
that she was unaware at the time that the CIA maintained an annex at the Benghazi compound. Rhodes and senior Obama adviser David Plouffe briefed Rice instead. The talking points that informed Rice’s appearances after the Benghazi attacks were... Read more
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The Hill
Clinton was first choice to go on Sunday shows after Benghaziconsisted of just a small circle of Rice’s advisors and communications staffers
Clinton was first choice to go on Sunday shows after Benghazi
The Hill / Posted yesterday
consisted of just a small circle of Rice’s advisors and communications staffers from the White House.” The call included David Plouffe, the manager of President Obama's 2008 campaign who was a senior White House adviser at the time, according to... Read more
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FOX News
Are Democrats kidding themselves?- Audible: bad, bad, bad - It’s probably the pickles ARE DEMOCRATS KIDDING THE
Are Democrats kidding themselves?
FOX News / Posted yesterday
- Audible: bad, bad, bad - It’s probably the pickles ARE DEMOCRATS KIDDING THEMSELVES? In a chin-stroking Politico piece, David Plouffe and other Obama-Clinton senior strategists act as if there isn’t even a presidential race and this year isn’t... Read more
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The Hill
Former Obama campaign manager predicts Clinton landslideFormer Obama campaign manager David Plouffe on Wednesday predicted a blowout wi
Former Obama campaign manager predicts Clinton landslide
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Former Obama campaign manager David Plouffe on Wednesday predicted a blowout win for Hilary Clinton in the November presidential election. "The race is not close. And it won't be on November 8th. 350+ electoral votes for Clinton," Plouffe predicted... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama campaign strategy for Clinton: She's an acquired tastedo about stopping Donald Trump. If this isn't a close race, it's still going to
Obama campaign strategy for Clinton: She's an acquired taste
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
do about stopping Donald Trump. If this isn't a close race, it's still going to matter a great deal for her presidency,' David Plouffe, Obama's 2008 campaign manager, told Politico. 'That's one place where we need to see some improvement, on the... Read more
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The Hill
Clinton campaign seeks to shut door on Trump in Pennsylvaniastretch, he said, and still won by about 5 percentage points, which could expla
Clinton campaign seeks to shut door on Trump in Pennsylvania
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
stretch, he said, and still won by about 5 percentage points, which could explain why former Obama aides Dan Pfeiffer and David Plouffe praised the Clinton strategy as disciplined. Pennsylvania’s abundance of rural and white blue-collar voters... Read more
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Boston Globe
Uber legislation creates windfall for lobbyistsfirms, and a pile of lawyers in the middle. There’s a lot of people doing a lot
Uber legislation creates windfall for lobbyists
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
firms, and a pile of lawyers in the middle. There’s a lot of people doing a lot of stuff.” The bill has drawn a visit from David Plouffe, a former Obama campaign chief who now works for Uber, and hundreds of advocates in color-coded T-shirts who... Read more
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New York Post
Democrats have never stopped politicizing Benghazithen-Ambassador Susan Rice before she went out to pitch that line on every Sund
Democrats have never stopped politicizing Benghazi
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
then-Ambassador Susan Rice before she went out to pitch that line on every Sunday show — it was top Obama political hand David Plouffe. Now the House Democrats insist their sole focus has been “improving the security of Americans serving... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
BENGHAZI REPORT: State Department employees reacted in shock to Susan Rice's first TV appearancesbefore Rice's talk show appearances, Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national securi
BENGHAZI REPORT: State Department employees reacted in shock to Susan Rice's first TV appearances
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
before Rice's talk show appearances, Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national security adviser for strategic communications, and David Plouffe, a senior adviser to the president, helped brief Rice on what to say. The report describes Rice's testimony on... Read more
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Connecticut Post
BENGHAZI REPORT: State Department employees reacted in shock to Susan Rice's first TV appearancesbefore Rice's talk show appearances, Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national securi
BENGHAZI REPORT: State Department employees reacted in shock to Susan Rice's first TV appearances
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
before Rice's talk show appearances, Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national security adviser for strategic communications, and David Plouffe, a senior adviser to the president, helped brief Rice on what to say. The report describes Rice's testimony on... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
BENGHAZI REPORT: State Department employees reacted in shock to Susan Rice's first TV appearancesbefore Rice's talk show appearances, Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national securi
BENGHAZI REPORT: State Department employees reacted in shock to Susan Rice's first TV appearances
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
before Rice's talk show appearances, Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national security adviser for strategic communications, and David Plouffe, a senior adviser to the president, helped brief Rice on what to say. The report describes Rice's testimony on... Read more
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Breitbart
Benghazi Committee Releases Final Report, Slams Clintonthat the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] Accor
Benghazi Committee Releases Final Report, Slams Clinton
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
that the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] According to Susan Rice, both Ben Rhodes and David Plouffe prepared her for her appearances on the Sunday morning talk shows following the attacks. Nobody from the FBI,... Read more
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Business Insider
BENGHAZI REPORT: State Department employees reacted in shock to Susan Rice's first TV appearancesappearances on Sunday talk shows, Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national security
BENGHAZI REPORT: State Department employees reacted in shock to Susan Rice's first TV appearances
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
appearances on Sunday talk shows, Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national security advisor for strategic communications, and David Plouffe, a senior adviser to the president, helped brief Rice on what to say. The report describes Rice's testimony on... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attackthat the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. Ac
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attack
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
that the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. According to Susan Rice, both Ben Rhodes and David Plouffe prepared her for her appearances on the Sunday morning talk shows following the attacks. Nobody from the FBI,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attackthat the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. Ac
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attack
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
that the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. According to Susan Rice, both Ben Rhodes and David Plouffe prepared her for her appearances on the Sunday morning talk shows following the attacks. Nobody from the FBI,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attackthat the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. Ac
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attack
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
that the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. According to Susan Rice, both Ben Rhodes and David Plouffe prepared her for her appearances on the Sunday morning talk shows following the attacks. Nobody from the FBI,... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attackthat the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. Ac
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attack
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
that the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. According to Susan Rice, both Ben Rhodes and David Plouffe prepared her for her appearances on the Sunday morning talk shows following the attacks. Nobody from the FBI,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attackthat the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. Ac
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attack
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
that the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. According to Susan Rice, both Ben Rhodes and David Plouffe prepared her for her appearances on the Sunday morning talk shows following the attacks. Nobody from the FBI,... Read more
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ajc.com
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attackthat the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. Ac
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attack
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
that the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. According to Susan Rice, both Ben Rhodes and David Plouffe prepared her for her appearances on the Sunday morning talk shows following the attacks. Nobody from the FBI,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attackthat the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. Ac
Benghazi report: 10 things that happened the night of the attack
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
that the violence in Libya erupted ‘over inflammatory videos.’” [pg. 44] 8. According to Susan Rice, both Ben Rhodes and David Plouffe prepared her for her appearances on the Sunday morning talk shows following the attacks. Nobody from the FBI,... Read more
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New York Post
Final Benghazi report blames Clinton disregarding witnesseswas Ben Rhodes, the president’s deputy national security adviser for strategic
Final Benghazi report blames Clinton disregarding witnesses
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
was Ben Rhodes, the president’s deputy national security adviser for strategic communications, who with political adviser David Plouffe prepped Rice for her national TV appearances claiming the video was responsible for the terrorist attack. Rice... Read more
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FOX News
House GOP Report: Despite eyewitness accounts, Clinton, administration pushed video explanation for Benghaziwas Ben Rhodes, the president’s deputy national security adviser for strategic
House GOP Report: Despite eyewitness accounts, Clinton, administration pushed video explanation for Benghazi
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
was Ben Rhodes, the president’s deputy national security adviser for strategic communications, who with political adviser David Plouffe prepped Rice for her national TV appearances claiming the video was responsible for the terrorist attack. Rice... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Imperatives of Managing a Presidential BrandThis was the launch pad and platform for Obama's re-election victory. Therefor
Imperatives of Managing a Presidential Brand
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
This was the launch pad and platform for Obama's re-election victory. Therefore, four years later, the excellent work of David Plouffe, David Axelrod(a.k.a Ax), Jim Messina, Stephanie Cutter, Robert Gibbs and Ben LaBolt is still gold standard on... Read more
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Business Wire
ID Analytics to Host Industry Conference on Consumer Identity and Credit Risk ManagementKeynote presenters include Rudy Giuliani, former mayor of the City of New York
ID Analytics to Host Industry Conference on Consumer Identity and Credit Risk Management
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
Keynote presenters include Rudy Giuliani, former mayor of the City of New York and TIME Magazine “Person of the Year” and David Plouffe, chief advisor for Uber and President Obama’s former campaign manager. The conference will enhance industry... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Uber’s hundreds of freewheeling outposts fueled its crazy growth...and caused some headachesfree-wheeling and on his own in France. The shift in tone — and greater contro
Uber’s hundreds of freewheeling outposts fueled its crazy growth...and caused some headaches
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
free-wheeling and on his own in France. The shift in tone — and greater control over it — has coincided with the hiring of David Plouffe, a former Obama campaign manager, and former Google PR maven Rachel Whetstone, who joined Uber in summer... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Uber’s hundreds of freewheeling outposts fueled its crazy growth...and caused some headachesfree-wheeling and on his own in France. The shift in tone — and greater contro
Uber’s hundreds of freewheeling outposts fueled its crazy growth...and caused some headaches
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
free-wheeling and on his own in France. The shift in tone — and greater control over it — has coincided with the hiring of David Plouffe, a former Obama campaign manager, and former Google PR maven Rachel Whetstone, who joined Uber in summer... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Uber’s hundreds of freewheeling outposts fueled its crazy growth...and caused some headachesfree-wheeling and on his own in France. The shift in tone — and greater contro
Uber’s hundreds of freewheeling outposts fueled its crazy growth...and caused some headaches
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
free-wheeling and on his own in France. The shift in tone — and greater control over it — has coincided with the hiring of David Plouffe, a former Obama campaign manager, and former Google PR maven Rachel Whetstone, who joined Uber in summer... Read more
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Business Insider
Uber’s hundreds of freewheeling outposts fueled its crazy growth...and caused some headachesfree-wheeling and on his own in France. The shift in tone - and greater contro
Uber’s hundreds of freewheeling outposts fueled its crazy growth...and caused some headaches
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
free-wheeling and on his own in France. The shift in tone - and greater control over it - has coincided with the hiring of David Plouffe, a former Obama campaign manager, and former Google PR maven Rachel Whetstone, who joined Uber in summer... Read more
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The Hill
Eric Holder goes to bat for Uberavailable for an interview. There’s also another link between Holder and the r
Eric Holder goes to bat for Uber
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
available for an interview. There’s also another link between Holder and the ride-hailing giant: Former Obama strategist David Plouffe is now a senior adviser to the company and a member of its board. Several former White House staff members have... Read more
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Breitbart
Flashback: Obama’s Attack on Trump Contrasts His 2008 ‘Just Words’ Rhetoricnever gained traction. Of course, it did not help Clinton, when Obama pointed
Flashback: Obama’s Attack on Trump Contrasts His 2008 ‘Just Words’ Rhetoric
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
never gained traction. Of course, it did not help Clinton, when Obama pointed out that his campaign gurus, specifically, David Plouffe and David Axelrod, were the same men who ran Patrick’s campaign– a campaign that in many ways was the field... Read more
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Breitbart
David Plouffe: Trump Is ‘Actually Quite Lazy’[Adult language warning] This weekend on the podcast “Keepin’ it 1600,” Presid
David Plouffe: Trump Is ‘Actually Quite Lazy’
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
[Adult language warning] This weekend on the podcast “Keepin’ it 1600,” President Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign manager David Plouffe said Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump was “actually quite lazy.” Plouffe said, First off general... Read more
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Breitbart
Plouffe: Trump Is ‘Lazy’UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Donald Trump needs to stop being “lazy” if he wants to h
Plouffe: Trump Is ‘Lazy’
Breitbart / Posted 19 days ago
UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Donald Trump needs to stop being “lazy” if he wants to have a good general election campaign, David Plouffe says. Plouffe, President Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign manager and political strategist, spoke with Jon Favreau... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan, Bernie Sanders: Sunday guestsHeuvel, editor and publisher of The Nation. Former 2008 McCain strategist Stev
Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan, Bernie Sanders: Sunday guests
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
Heuvel, editor and publisher of The Nation. Former 2008 McCain strategist Steve Schmidt and former 2008 Obama strategist David Plouffe visit NBC's "Meet the Press" at 9 a.m. on WESH-Channel 2. The panel will be Tom Brokaw of NBC, radio host Hugh... Read more
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Breitbart
Hillary Clinton, Racist: Her Top 5 Worst Comments (in Public)The photograph at top came from the Clinton campaign in 2008 (though not from C
Hillary Clinton, Racist: Her Top 5 Worst Comments (in Public)
Breitbart / Posted 21 days ago
The photograph at top came from the Clinton campaign in 2008 (though not from Clinton herself.) Obama campaign manager David Plouffe called “the most shameful, offensive fear-mongering we’ve seen from either party in this election.” Joel B.... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Exclusive: Arne Duncan Joins The Board Of Ed-Tech Unicorn Pluralsightat the Gates Foundation.) Former White House press secretary Jay Carney works f
Exclusive: Arne Duncan Joins The Board Of Ed-Tech Unicorn Pluralsight
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 22 days ago
at the Gates Foundation.) Former White House press secretary Jay Carney works for Amazon, and former campaign manager David Plouffe has become an Uber flak. Duncan joins the Pluralsight board alongside Adobe marketing executive Brad Rencher,... Read more
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The Hill
Email privacy markup | Dems push box plan | Panel weighs FTC billsopportunities in Silicon Valley. He’s had his current job since 2014. He’d join
Email privacy markup | Dems push box plan | Panel weighs FTC bills
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
opportunities in Silicon Valley. He’s had his current job since 2014. He’d join former Obama hands like Dan Pfeiffer and David Plouffe in taking gigs at tech companies. At 10:00 a.m., the Senate Judiciary Committee holds a meeting to mark up,... Read more
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The Hill
DNC’s national political director to step downa former Democratic strategist during the Clinton administration who now serves
DNC’s national political director to step down
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
a former Democratic strategist during the Clinton administration who now serves as head of global policy for Airbnb; David Plouffe, a former adviser to President Obama who now works as Uber’s policy and strategy chief; and Dan Pfeiffer who is... Read more
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NJ.com
Hillary Clinton set to make history after winning N.J. primaryahead to the general election against Trump. "We're going to have to fight lik
Hillary Clinton set to make history after winning N.J. primary
NJ.com / Posted 23 days ago
ahead to the general election against Trump. "We're going to have to fight like hell to take on the Republican Party," David Plouffe, who was President Barack Obama's 2008 campaign manager, said in a fundraising email for Clinton on Tuesday.... Read more
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FSView
Hillary Clinton's new responsiblity is to unite Americafor president in 2016.” Other big-name Hillary champions include Sen. Kirsten G
Hillary Clinton's new responsiblity is to unite America
FSView / Posted 23 days ago
for president in 2016.” Other big-name Hillary champions include Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, White House adviser David Plouffe, former New York Mayor Ed Koch, and even Donald Trump.* *(whoops) 2016 was always going to be Hildawg’s year,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Uber turns to Saudi for $3.5-billion fundingcities and we look forward to partnering to support their economic and social r
Uber turns to Saudi for $3.5-billion funding
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
cities and we look forward to partnering to support their economic and social reforms." The investment came together after David Plouffe, an Uber board member, traveled to the West Asia in March and was invited to the Saudi fund for a briefing. The... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Hillary Clinton Is About To Be The Nominee. Now Comes The Tricky Part Of The Primary.a broadly shared concern among Democrats that the important window in which to
Hillary Clinton Is About To Be The Nominee. Now Comes The Tricky Part Of The Primary.
The Huffington Post / Posted 24 days ago
a broadly shared concern among Democrats that the important window in which to operate against Trump is closing. In April, David Plouffe, President Barack Obama's first campaign manager, warned that it would be a "feat of epic political... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Uber and Lyft didn’t want you to know — but they have over 9,200 drivers in SeattleUber and Lyft drivers, along with taxi and other for-hire drivers, the ability
Uber and Lyft didn’t want you to know — but they have over 9,200 drivers in Seattle
The Seattle Times / Posted 1 months ago
Uber and Lyft drivers, along with taxi and other for-hire drivers, the ability to unionize. When Uber’s chief adviser, David Plouffe, a former political strategist for President Obama, visited Seattle before the council’s vote, he said the... Read more

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