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I just heard a reporter say @realDonaldTrump wants to regulate Twitter over distasteful posts. That's the opposite of what was said--that Twitter has relinquished its liability protection because it's transformed itself from a third party poster to an editorial provider.
JUST IN: Pres. Trump discusses executive order targeting social media companies. He singled out Twitter, which added fact checks to two of his tweets on mail-in ballots this week. The order could prove toothless and face legal challenge, experts say.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently said private companies shouldn't be the "arbiters of truth" online. Watch@Ocasio2018 question him last year about whether political ads on Facebook have gone too far:
INBOX: In response to the killings of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and George Floyd, House Judiciary Committee Democrats sent a letter to the Department of Justice demanding "prompt action, including the opening of pattern and practice investigations of police misconduct."