Never has there been a presidential race as sprawling and wide-open as the 2020 Democratic primary. It would be a landscape entirely without a map, except that a small handful of battle-hardened veterans have navigated similar terrain before. At the kickoff of the primary debate season four years ago, no fewer than 16 candidates were jockeying for position in the largest Republican presidential field in history—only to end up being mowed down by Donald J. Trump in what became a slaughterhouse of a campaign.Story Continued Below What’s in store for this year’s Democrats? To get an insider’s view, POLITICO Magazine invited four of the Republican strategists who managed those 2016 campaigns to a literal smoke-filled room in Washington to talk shop: Danny Diaz (Jeb Bush), Beth Hansen (John Kasich), Jeff Roe (Ted Cruz) and Terry Sullivan (Marco Rubio). Over drinks and cigars at the Civil Cigar Lounge, they unloaded about the difficulties of breaking through in a … [Read more...] about ‘Complete This Sentence: Donald Trump Wins Reelection If … ’
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Published April 30, 2019 Markets Motley Fool Facebook Twitter Comments Print FireEye Inc (NASDAQ: FEYE)Q1 2019 Earnings CallApril 30, 2019, 5:00 p.m. ET Contents: Continue Reading Below Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day everyone, and welcome to the FireEye First Quarter 2019 Earnings Results Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session, and instructions will follow at that time. (Operator Instructions) Also, this call is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the call over to Kate Patterson. Please go ahead. Advertisement Kate Patterson -- Vice President, Investor Relations Thank you, Lauren. Good afternoon and thanks to everyone on the call for joining us today to discuss FireEye's financial results for the first quarter of 2019. This call is being broadcast live over the Internet and can be … [Read more...] about FireEye Inc (FEYE) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript
There is certainly no shortage of festivals to keep you occupied over the next several months. Whatever your passion, whether it be beer, music, food, art, donkeys or balloons, there's a festival out there for you.With this extensive list of different fiestas, carnivals and jamborees in the state, there's really no excuse not to get out out of the house and enjoy the summer.• Durango — Bluegrass Meltdown: With national, regional and local bluegrass bands. April 12-14, downtown Durango.• Steamboat Springs — The Cardboard Classic: Race with homemade cardboard crafts. April 13, Steamboat Resort, Steamboat Springs.• Steamboat Springs — Bud Light Rocks the Boat: Live music. April 14, Gondola Square, Steamboat Springs.• Carbondale — 5 Point Film Festival: More than 50 films. April 25-28, Community Recreation Center, Carbondale; carbondale.com/events.• Karval — Mountain Plover Festival: A celebration of the plover. … [Read more...] about 477 fun summer events throughout Colorado
DES MOINES—The man knows how to make an entrance. During his opening swing through Iowa after declaring his candidacy for president, at his very first campaign stop inside a bustling brew pub here south of downtown, John Hickenlooper arrives to find a crowd of more than 100 voters buzzing about the latest applicant to join the strangest job-interviewing process on Earth. Bending his lanky, 6-foot, 1-inch frame to fit through the crowded doorway of the events room, all eyes on the White House hopeful, the celestial nature of his moment shatters with the pint glass meeting the concrete floor just a few feet away.Story Continued Below It spawns something of a Zapruder film debate: Some attendees say they saw Hickenlooper fumble the glass, others insist he bumped into the man who dropped it, while the candidate himself swears he had nothing to with the accident. Whatever the real explanation, it’s less compelling than what happens next. Hickenlooper instinctively kneels and … [Read more...] about John Hickenlooper Is Running for President As Himself. Uh-oh.
Isobel Asher Hamilton, provided by Published 7:38 am CST, Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Business Insider spoke to 30 current and former Amazon workers across the US, the UK, and Europe about what it's like to work during peak season. Amazon's unseen army of hundreds of thousands of warehouse employees ensures millions of parcels are delivered every day during peak, which runs from Black Friday through to Christmas. They described a "brutal" reality of long hours, physical labor, fears about taking time off, workplace injuries, and the pressure to keep the wheels turning, even when the weather is treacherous. BI obtained figures that show ambulance call-outs to three Amazon warehouses in the UK increased during the company's busiest weeks of the year. There were conflicting accounts about the benefits of Amazon's $15 minimum wage hike. Some workers said the wage boost benefitted them, while others said they were worse off during peak … [Read more...] about 60-hour weeks, ambulance call-outs, and ‘swag bucks’: 30 employees describe the intense reality of working for Amazon during its busiest time of the year (AMZN)