Articles Tagged: John McCain

McCain raises concerns about possible China bid for Micron Tech

Republican U.S. Senator John McCain on Wednesday raised concerns about the potential national security implications of a proposed bid by China’s Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd’s [TSHUAA.UL] to acquire U.S. chip maker Micron Technology Inc MU.O, and called for a thorough U.S. review. Micron’s potential sale to Tsinghua has triggered concerns among U.S. lawmakers given modern weapons’ enormous dependence on computer chips. The possible deal also comes amid concerns over U.S. cyberattacks tied to Chinese hackers.

The True Costs of the Climate Stewardship Act

Senators McCain and Lieberman plan to once again introduce legislation—The Climate Stewardship Act—to mandate reductions of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.  Since the principle GHG, carbon dioxide, comes from energy use, their legislation will force a reduction in the use of fossil fuels, primarily coal and oil, and create a rationing scheme called “Cap and Trade” […]

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