Facebook, Google, and Twitter heads subpoenaed by Senate committee

Facebook, Google, and Twitter heads subpoenaed by Senate committee

It looks like Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg will be headed back to Capitol Hill for another Congressional hearing. 

And he’ll be joined by Google CEO Sundar Pichai and Twitter’s Jack Dorsey.

On Thursday, the Senate Commerce Committee voted to subpoena the three CEOs to testify at a hearing on Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.

Section 230 has become a rallying point for both Democrats and Republicans. This key provision basically shields internet companies from liability for the content their users post. However, Democrats and Republicans aren’t happy with Section 230 for very different reasons. Read more…

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