The US Senate Commerce committee on Thursday voted to issue subpoenas to Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter’s Jack Dorsey and Google’s Sundar Pichai, as Congress considers adjustments to legal responsibility protections granted by of the Communications Decency Act.
The three tech CEOs would seem earlier than the committee as witnesses, however the date of the listening to hasn’t been decided.
In July,earlier than a Home antitrust subcommittee, together with the CEOs of Amazon and Apple.
Fb declined to touch upon the subpoenas, however famous that its exec executives have testified in entrance of the Senate Commerce committee thrice within the final three years, and Fb executives have testified over 20 instances in entrance of US Congressional committees within the final 4 years.
Neither Twitter nor Google instantly responded to requests for remark.