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Elon Musk congratulates Jeff Bezos for Blue Origin flight, saying it was 'cool' to send 90-year-old 'Star Trek' actor William Shatner to space

2 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Blue Origin CEO Jeff Bezos and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk.
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SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has congratulated Jeff Bezos for Blue Origin's spaceflight on Wednesday.
Musk tweeted that it was "cool" to send 90-year-old "Star Trek" actor William Shatner to space.
Before the trip, he had tweeted "Godspeed Captain," referencing Shatner's portrayal of Captain Kirk.
Elon Musk has shared his congratulations with Jeff Bezos for another successful human spaceflight at Blue Origin. Bezos' space company completed its latest flight on Wednesday , sending four passengers to the edge...
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Bernie Sanders slams the 'corporate elite' like Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk, who 'love the idea' of paying less in taxes

2 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Sen. Bernie Sanders.
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Sen. Bernie Sanders called out billionaires and lobbyists for stalling Democrats' social-spending bill.
He wrote in an op-ed that people like Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos "love" paying less in taxes.
The bill would raise the corporate tax rate and lower drug prices for Americans, which the wealthy and Big Pharma oppose.
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders isn't holding back his thoughts on why Democrats still haven't come to an agreement on their $3.5 trillion social-spending bill. In a recent opinion piece , he unleashed on lobbyists and billionaires who...
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