Situational awareness: A major rift has opened up between Trump's hardline trade adviser, Peter Navarro, and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Axios' Jonathan Swan reports.
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Apple has been checking out Northern Virginia as a potential site for 20,000 jobs, the Washington Post's Jonathan O'Connell reports today.
Why it matters: The potential is growing for 70,000 tech workers to flood into the proximity of a federal government that is increasingly skeptical of Big Tech.
Details via O'Connell:
Be smart: "In addition to being a major tech hub with roots in the early days of the Internet (hello, AOL), Northern Virginia is the country's data center capital. In fact, 70% of the world's internet traffic flows through Loudoun County..." [Axios]
Go deeper: The pros and cons D.C. presents to Amazon
Singer and songwriter Smokey Robinson testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee during a hearing on 'Protecting and Promoting Music Creation for the 21st Century'. Photo: Leigh Vogel/WireImage
Studies have long linked optimism and the attainment of life goals, but a new paper says hopeful people also live longer, Axios' Steve LeVine notes.
Quick take: A paper by Brookings' Kelsey O'Connor and Carol Graham tracked heads of household starting in 1968.