U.S. Lawmakers Plan to Introduce a Bipartisan Bill to Improve Transparency for Online Political Ads

The 'Honest Ads Act' will be filed on Thursday

U.S. lawmakers plan to introduce bipartisan legislation to improve the transparency of online political ads. Getty Images

Lawmakers from both the Republican and Democratic parties are getting ready to introduce legislation that would require political ads to be held to the same standards for transparency online as they are in traditional formats like TV and radio.

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