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We’ll invest $400 billion — that’s how much the federal government will spend — for products made by American workers.Election live updates: Trump returns to Wisconsin; Biden to face live audience at town hall|Colby Itkowitz, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
Regardless of where you live, if you’re an outdoors person investing in an ATV, you want to maximize its potential for your intended purpose.
Redwood is one of five companies Amazon is investing in as part of its $2 billion Climate Pledge Fund, announced this year.Why Amazon is backing this former Tesla executive’s recycling startup|Financial Times|September 17, 2020|Ars Technica
For 10 years, Arctaris has invested successfully in low-income neighborhoods, often in partnership with government and philanthropy.Opportunity Zones haven’t fully reached their potential, but don’t write them off yet|jakemeth|September 16, 2020|Fortune
I heard that phrase—“Square is a beast”—two years ago from a venture capitalist who invests in payments and fintech firms.
They are personally invested in my growth not only as a dominatrix but as a kinkster and a person.Dungeons and Genital Clamps: Inside a Legendary BDSM Chateau|Ian Frisch|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was a personal thing she was working towards, and I felt very invested as well seeing her level of commitment.Angelina Jolie’s New Muse: The Rise of Jack O’Connell, Star of the WWII Epic ‘Unbroken’|Marlow Stern|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They have experimented with new products and have invested millions into aggressive marketing and promotion.House of the Witch: The Renegade Craft Brewers of Panama|Jeff Campagna|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Another of the companies in which Alexander invested at the time also drew the attention of Chinese cyberspies.
But they were not making enough profits, as the rate of growth had slowed as Brazil invested in the welfare of its own people.What Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff Can Teach Hillary Clinton|Heather Arnet|October 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Accordingly, early in 1799 the general found himself invested with the important command of the Army of Switzerland.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
I would gladly avail myself of your offer, but the Residency will be invested in less than an hour.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
In accordance with that statement, he had decided that on the next day his son should be formally "invested" with the top-knot.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
The invested funds of the society to-day amount to upwards of a million, and in 1897 they were £476,000.
Then followed various clauses defining the duties and authority with which Mr. Hunt, as Manager, was invested.