Antitrust Bill Targeting Big Tech in Limbo as Congress Prepares to Recess

WASHINGTON—Congress is about to depart for its August recess quickly with out appearing on a bipartisan antitrust invoice focusing on the biggest U.S. expertise corporations, in a setback for supporters who had been pushing for a vote earlier than the busy fall election season.

Senate Majority Chief Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) plans to carry a vote on the laws when Congress returns this fall. However the shrinking variety of legislative days out there performs to the benefit of the tech corporations, which might declare victory if Congress doesn’t act.