Democratic senators are calling on the DOJ and FTC to scrutinize Uber's potential acquisition of GrubHub




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  • 2020-05-21 10:54:03Z
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Democratic senators are calling on the DOJ and FTC to scrutinize Uber\'s potential acquisition of GrubHub  
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