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A (Bud) light at the end of the tunnel?
May 8, 2024

A (Bud) light at the end of the tunnel?

Anheuser-Busch, maker of Bud Light, reported earnings this morning and has been struggling to recover from an anti-trans boycott.

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Bud Light still struggles to recover from anti-trans boycott

May 8, 2024
Last April, Bud Light became the target of a conservative boycott over a 45-second promotional video posted by a transgender influencer.
Bud Light's response to backlash following a sponsored ad featuring a trans influencer "was poor on every level," said Joanna Schwartz at Georgia College and State University.
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An update on the FTX saga

Remember FTX? The cryptocurrency exchange that collapsed, leaving hundreds of thousands of crypto investors high and dry? The one whose founder, Sam Bankman-Fried, is in jail?  Well, looks like investors will get all their money back, if FTX’s plan is approved by a bankruptcy court.

Yet another version of the fiduciary rule is coming

The Biden administration's rule overhauls requirements for retirement plan advisers to act in the interests of clients.
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The team

Leanna Byrne Host, BBC
Kelly Silvera Executive Producer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer
Ariana Rosas Producer
Dylan Miettinen Digital Producer
Jesson Duller Media Producer
Nic Perez Director/Producer
James Graham Producer, BBC
Jo Critcher Producer, BBC
Naomi Rainey Producer, BBC
Lis Mahy Producer, BBC