Meet the 9 U.S. Lawmakers Who Will Impact Tech Regulation in 2019

Like it or not, data privacy legislation is coming down the pike

Sen. Warner has been one of the leading advocates of tech regulation. Getty Images

Big Tech has spent years—and millions of lobbying dollars—avoiding the regulatory radar of Capitol Hill. No longer. Amid investigations into data breaches, misinformation campaigns, hate speech and allegations of bias against conservatives, the lucrative advertising-fueled business models of companies like Facebook, Google and Twitter have come under the regulatory microscope.

@kelseymsutton Kelsey Sutton is the streaming editor at Adweek, where she covers the business of streaming television.
@martyswant Marty Swant is a former technology staff writer for Adweek.