Firms are offering greater benefits packages to their employees.
The advocacy group has in recent years of pushed online video companies to provide subtitles.
A House committee will examine protections for the rapidly growing technology.
The New York Times reported on Amazon's bruising workplace culture.
A trio of e-commerce companies on Tuesday stopped sales of the controversial symbol.
The company is asking for the ability to deliver packages that weigh less than 55 pounds.
Google's lobbying touched on topics ranging from surveillance reform to immigration.
An FAA waiver was "obsolete" by the time Amazon received it, it said.
The former White House press secretary will serve as a senior vice president.
Amazon says the rules would prohibit drone delivery services.
Court ruled a contractor doesn't have to pay workers for time standing in security lines.
Workers say they should be paid for time that is spent waiting in line after shifts.
The company is seeking to use drones to make deliveries.
The group's members include Amazon and Google.
The ads are a reaction to a recent report on the bruising working conditions at Amazon.
Amazon and Facebook also bumped up their spending.
The FAA is testing “out of sight” flights that could clear the way for deliveries.
The company is partnering with DHL and German automaker Audi on a new potential service.
Last month, the company criticized the agency's slow pace.
The FAA issued an experimental pass to the company Thursday.
Former White House press secretary Jay Carney is reportedly headed to Amazon.
The Senate Judiciary Committee will take up the nomination of Michelle Lee.
Companies want to comply with potential European Union data protection laws in wake of Snowden...
The drone was purchased from a hobby store, not a commercial model Amazon is testing for shipping.