Sanders calls on Biden to cut Amazon out of U.S. federal contracts

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By Kanishka Singh WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders on Tuesday called for President Joe Biden to issue an executive order to cut off federal contracts to Amazon.com Inc until the e-commerce company stops what he described as “illegal anti-union activity.” “As you may know, Amazon, one of the largest and most profitable corporations in America, is the poster child as to why this anti-union busting Executive Order is needed now more than ever,” Sanders said in a letter to Biden, which was reported earlier by Politico. Workers at an Amazon warehouse in New York City recently vote…

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