Political and Legislative

House Judiciary Committee Subpoenas AG Garland, Wray Over Contact With Social Media Companies

The House Judiciary Committee is escalating its probe into Biden administration efforts to address disinformation, issuing subpoenas to Attorney General Merrick Garland and FBI Director Christopher Wray.

“To develop effective legislation, such as the possible enactment of new statutory limits on the Executive Branch’s ability to work with social media platforms and other companies to restrict the circulation of content and deplatform users, the Committee on the Judiciary must first understand the nature of this collusion and coercion,” Chairman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) wrote in the letters.

The Justice Department immediately pushed back on the heart of the committee investigation.

Read the source article at The Hill

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