The bill would gradually increase the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025. The federal minimum wage has not been raised since 2009.
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Shkreli was sentenced to seven years in prison last year for his conviction on charges he looted a drug company he founded.
The European Commission has previously conducted antitrust investigations into Alphabet’s Google, imposing a total of $9.5 billion in fines since 2017.
As Amazon rolls out hundreds of deals, warehouse workers walked off the job, calling for safer workplace conditions and less strenuous standards to meet the huge demand for free two-day shipping.
Amazon Prime Day is like the Black Friday of summer, and now other major retailers are trying to compete with the e-commerce giant's discounted prices by having sales of their own. Ahead of the two days of deals on Amazon, experts advise consumers to shop with caution. Data shows that fake product reviews increase in order to sway shoppers to click “buy” on Prime Day.