Kyle Ziemnick

Kyle is a graduate of the World Journalism Institute.

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U.S. delays Huawei ban for 90 days

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 5/21/19, 11:48 am

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Department of Commerce on Monday announced a 90-day grace period for Chinese tech giant Huawei to work with American companies. A week ago, the Trump administration placed Huawei on the so-called Entity List, barring it from trading with U.S. firms. The reprieve will allow American companies such as Google to keep supporting existing networks and sending software updates to customers with Huawei phones until Aug. 19.

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Criminal case to proceed against Daleiden

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 5/20/19, 11:08 am

The Supreme Court of California last week denied pro-life activist David Daleiden’s request to halt criminal proceedings against him. The rejection puts the case against Daleiden back on the court’s calendar, allowing California’s prosecution to move forward after months of delay. Daleiden, the founder of the pro-life Center for Medical Progress, faces 14 counts of nonconsensual eavesdropping and one count of conspiracy.

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The popular myth of Medicare for All

Politics | A Democratic plan that’s gaining traction could break healthcare—and the economy
by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 2/28/19, 04:54 pm

WASHINGTON—Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., might not win the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, but one of his signature proposals is already developing broad support on the left.

“I am running because the time is long overdue for the U.S. to … guarantee healthcare as a right, not a privilege, through our Medicare for All single-payer program,” Sanders said in his presidential campaign launch announcement last week.

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