Sam Sabin


Sam is a reporter for Morning Consult covering tech policy.

Morning Consult Tech: Margrethe Vestager Will Keep Antitrust Enforcement Role, Oversee Digital Policy in European Commission

By Sam Sabin Top Stories Margrethe Vestager will remain in her role as the European Union’s antitrust enforcer during European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen’s administration. Vestager, who will also oversee digital policy as executive vice president in the new regime, has pursued record fines against Google and demanded changes to Ireland’s tax relationship […]

Morning Consult Tech: Week in Review & What’s Ahead

By Sam Sabin Week in Review State antitrust actions A group of states will launch antitrust investigations into both Google and Facebook Inc. this week, according to people familiar with the matter. Google’s investigation, which is expected to be announced on Monday, will be led by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, the people said, and New […]

Morning Consult Tech: Week in Review & What’s Ahead

By Sam Sabin Morning Consult Tech will be off Monday for the Labor Day holiday. Publication of the morning newsletters and afternoon updates will resume Tuesday. Week in Review Cyber and national security The Democratic National Committee will recommend state election officials in Iowa and Nevada scrap their plans for phone-based virtual caucuses in the 2020 […]