Sen. Al Franken calls for regulation for sites that can’t police themselves

It seems that Senator Al Franken isn’t done with the big three tech companies just yet. In a speech he gave this past Wednesday, Franken still had deep concerns about Facebook, Google and Twitter after they gave vague and unsatisfying answers during the Senate hearing about the Russian political ads on American social media.Read the full article

Al Franken Calls Out Social Media Companies For Not Controlling Their Sites

In the wake or revelations that groups linked to Russia used their sites to influence last year's election, Facebook, Google, and Twitter have tried to reassure public policymakers that they can be trusted to police their services. However Sen. Al Franken isn't buying it. Business INsider shares that In a speech Franken offered up a damning critique of the companies, charging them with having unchecked influence that even they don't know how to control. He stated, "These companies may not be up to the challenge that they've created for themselves," http://www.businessinsider.com/sen-al-franken-calls-for-vigorous-overight-of-big-tech-companies-2017-11 http://www.wochit.com This video was produced by YT Wochit News using http://wochit.com