• Top Republican senator says voting for the GOP tax law could be 'one of the worst votes I've made'

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The Congressional Budget Office released a new estimate showing the GOP tax law will add $1.9 trillion to the federal debt over the next 10 years.
    GOP Sen. Bob Corker, who ultimately voted for the final package despite concerns about the deficit and debt, was not happy to hear this.
    "If it ends up costing what has been laid out here, it could well be one of the worst votes I've made," Corker said.
    GOP Sen. Bob Corker is having second thoughts about his vote on the new tax reform law, now that there's a clearer price tag for the bill.
    During a Senate Budget Committee hearing with the...
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  • SpaceX's president revealed a key element that has made Elon Musk's rocket company so successful

    SpaceX's president revealed a key element that has made Elon Musk's rocket company so successful

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    SpaceX , Elon Musk's rocket company, has achieved remarkable success after only a decade.
    Gwynne Shotwell, the company's president and COO, said at the TED 2018 Conference that part of SpaceX's success has been its ability to design rockets from a "clean sheet of paper."
    "We really were able to let physics drive the design of these systems," Shotwell said.
    SpaceX is quite literally flying high following the success of its launch of the Falcon Heavy rocket , which is now most powerful operational rocket on Earth.
    At the 2018 TED Conference in Vancouver, Gwynne Shotwell, the president and...
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  • SpaceX wants to replace long-haul flights with rocket travel in the next 10 years

    SpaceX wants to replace long-haul flights with rocket travel in the next 10 years

    4 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX, is obsessed with flying to Mars. We know this, because he's said his company will start testing space travel as early as next year. While Gwynne Shotwell, SpaceX's COO, is driving that mission, she's also setting her sights a little closer to home. At TED 2018 in Vancouver, Shotwell announced that...
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