Released: October 24, 2019
Facebook takes broad lashing at congressional hearing
Source: Tony Romm, Washington Post (Paid Registration)
Congressional lawmakers delivered a broad lashing of Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg, sniping at his company’s plans to launch a digital currency called Libra, its pockmarked track record on privacy and diversity, and its struggles to prevent the spread of misinformation.
Zuckerberg‘s testimony comes amid a brutal month for Facebook. The company learned this week that it faces an antitrust investigation by Democratic and Republican attorneys general in 47 states, territories and the District of Columbia.
Read Full Article: Facebook takes broad lashing at congressional hearing