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March 2, 2017

House moves forward on commission to repeal rules

The Hill – The House passed a GOP-backed bill Wednesday that would create a bipartisan commission to review and identify rules to repeal. The Searching for and Cutting Regulations that are Unnecessarily Burdensome (SCRUB) Act passed along party lines, 240-185.

March 1, 2017

Opinion: What's Wrong With Bill Gates' Robot Tax

Bloomberg – The problem with Gates’ basic proposal is that it’s very hard to tell the difference between new technology that complements humans and new technology that replaces them. This is especially true over the long term.

March 1, 2017

Here's Why Ford Is Investing In Argo AI

Forbes – Ford believes that this investment will help in combining Ford’s autonomous vehicle development expertise with Argo AI’s robotics experience, accelerating its efforts to bring a self-driving vehicle to the market in the near term.