Sen. Mark Warner Has Questions for Facebook Over Its Political Ads Policies

A letter to Mark Zuckerberg referenced misinformation being permitted


A politician who has clashed with Facebook and other tech companies in the past was highly critical of the social network’s policy of allowing political ads that contain misinformation.

Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) sent a letter (embedded below) to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg this week, detailing his concerns.

Warner and Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) cosponsored the Dashboard Act (Designing Accounting Safeguards to Help Broaden Oversight And Regulations on Data Act) in June, aimed at requiring internet companies with more than 100 million monthly active users to disclose the monetary value of their user data.

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