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Facebook sure does love free $peech

7 monthes ago   |   By Tech Crunch

Ensuring politicians in the 2020 election stay truthful is hard work, so Facebook has decided it's going to sit this one out.
Biden's campaign team had sent a letter to CEO Mark Zuckerberg, COO Sheryl Sandberg and global elections policy chief Katie Harbath that essentially called on the company to take down a Trump campaign ad that made debunked claims regarding the Biden family's relationship with Ukraine. Facebook responded to that letter today with their own letter to Biden saying that the company's policies prevented it from making judgment calls on the veracity of speech in political...
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On Bidens and Ukraine, Wild Claims With Little Basis

7 monthes ago   |   By Washington Post

The phone call that landed U.S. President Donald Trump in a heap of trouble was supposed to cause a headache for his political rival, former Vice President Joe Biden.
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Donald Trump Must Be Impeached, Joe Biden Says for the First Time

7 monthes ago   |   By Fortune

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is saying for the first time that President Donald Trump must be impeached for abusing the powers of his office to help his own reelection.
Biden made the remarks campaigning Wednesday in New Hampshire.
Biden said Trump is “shooting holes in the Constitution” by asking foreign powers to interfere in the 2020 election. Trump in a July phone call to Ukraine's leader had asked for “a favor” of investigating Biden and his son, Hunter.
House Democrats have begun impeachment proceedings against Trump based on a rough transcript of the July 25 telephone...
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'We cannot let him get away with it': Joe Biden calls for Trump's impeachment for the first time

'We cannot let him get away with it': Joe Biden calls for Trump's impeachment for the first time

7 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Former Vice President Joe Biden announced his support for House Democrats' impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump in a campaign speech on Wednesday.
"Donald Trump has violated his oath of office, betrayed this nation and committed impeachable acts," Biden told a crowd in New Hampshire. "He should be impeached."
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Former Vice President Joe Biden announced his support for House Democrats' impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump in a campaign speech on Wednesday.
"Donald Trump has violated his oath of office, betrayed this...
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Facebook Refuses Biden's Request to Remove False Ad Paid For By Trump Campaign

7 monthes ago   |   By Fortune

Facebook declined to remove a video ad paid for by President Donald Trump's re-election campaign that falsely accuses former Vice President Joe Biden of trying to influence policy in Ukraine to benefit his son's business dealings.
In a letter obtained by Fortune that was sent to the Biden campaign, Katie Harbath, Facebook's public policy director of global elections, says Facebook's decision to let the ad remain is “grounded in Facebook's fundamental belief in free expression, respect for the democratic process, and belief that in mature democracies with a free press, political speech is...
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