Author: Ailan Evans

09
Dec
2021
15
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FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr Says Net Neutrality Debate Is ‘All Over,’ Real Threat Is Big Tech

Federal Communications Commissioner (FCC) Brendan Carr expressed doubts about a return to previous net neutrality rules, arguing... Read More... “FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr Says Net Neutrality Debate Is ‘All Over,’ Real Threat Is Big Tech”
08
Dec
2021
20
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Senators Pressure Instagram Chief Adam Mosseri To Support Big Tech Regulations On Child Safety

Members of the Senate Commerce Committee earned a few token concessions from Instagram chief Adam Mosseri in a hearing Wednesday... Read More... “Senators Pressure Instagram Chief Adam Mosseri To Support Big Tech Regulations On Child Safety”
08
Dec
2021
19
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Democrat Opponent Of Anti-Big Tech Bills Says Her Daughter’s Google Job Doesn’t Influence Her

One of the leading Democratic voices against antitrust legislation targeting Big Tech says her daughter’s job on Google’s legal... Read More... “Democrat Opponent Of Anti-Big Tech Bills Says Her Daughter’s Google Job Doesn’t Influence Her”
06
Dec
2021
21
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Congress Wants To Make Big Tech Responsible For Online Speech. Here’s Why That’s So Hard

Congress appears no closer to holding tech platforms accountable for undesirable behavior and content on their platforms followi... Read More... “Congress Wants To Make Big Tech Responsible For Online Speech. Here’s Why That’s So Hard”
01
Dec
2021
24
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House Republicans Press Facebook Whistleblower Frances Haugen, Democrats On Big Tech Censorship Concerns

House lawmakers considered several proposals to reform Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act in an Energy and Commerce C... Read More... “House Republicans Press Facebook Whistleblower Frances Haugen, Democrats On Big Tech Censorship Concerns”
30
Nov
2021
18
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House Panel On Tech Accountability Includes Pro-Censorship Advocates

The House Energy and Commerce Committee is set to hold a hearing Wednesday on holding major tech companies liable for content on... Read More... “House Panel On Tech Accountability Includes Pro-Censorship Advocates”
29
Nov
2021
24
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Republicans Warn Of ‘Censorship’ From ‘Radical’ New Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal

Republican lawmakers are raising concerns that Twitter’s new Chief Executive Parag Agrawal may threaten conservative political c... Read More... “Republicans Warn Of ‘Censorship’ From ‘Radical’ New Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal”
17
Nov
2021
23
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Biden Treasury Nominee Saule Omarova Was Once Arrested For Shoplifting At TJ Maxx, Police Records Show

President Joe Biden’s nominee to lead the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) was arrested for allegedly shoplifting... Read More... “Biden Treasury Nominee Saule Omarova Was Once Arrested For Shoplifting At TJ Maxx, Police Records Show”
16
Nov
2021
27
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Biden’s Pick For FTC Commissioner Called ICE ‘Out-Of-Control Domestic Surveillance’

Alvaro Bedoya, President Joe Biden’s nominee to fill the empty seat on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), has a history of oppo... Read More... “Biden’s Pick For FTC Commissioner Called ICE ‘Out-Of-Control Domestic Surveillance’”
12
Nov
2021
20
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Biden’s FCC Nominee Gigi Sohn Wants To ‘Silence Dissent,’ Top Senate Republicans Say

Senate Commerce Republicans are whipping opposition to the nomination of Gigi Sohn, one of President Joe Biden’s picks for the F... Read More... “Biden’s FCC Nominee Gigi Sohn Wants To ‘Silence Dissent,’ Top Senate Republicans Say”