Politic > Republicans

Mark Zuckerberg has been holding off-the-record dinners with influential conservatives including Tucker Carlson and Lindsey Graham

29 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been hosting private dinners and off-the-record dinners with conservative leaders, pundits, and journalists since July, Politico reported Monday .
Attendees at these meetings, hosted at Zuckerberg's California homes, have included Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham and Fox News host Tucker Carlson.
Republicans, including President Donald Trump , have long claimed social media companies are censoring conservative speech.
Meanwhile, Democrats have slammed Facebook for allowing politicians to publish ads on its site that aren't subject to third-party...
Read more ...

 

Inside Mark Zuckerberg's private meetings with conservative pundits

Inside Mark Zuckerberg's private meetings with conservative pundits

29 days ago   |   By Politico

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been hosting informal talks and small, off-the-record dinners with conservative journalists, commentators and at least one Republican lawmaker in recent months to discuss issues like free speech and discuss partnerships. The dinners, which began in July, are part of Zuckerberg's broader effort to cultivate friends on the right amid outrage by President Donald Trump and his allies over alleged “bias” against conservatives at Facebook and other major social media companies. "I'm under no illusions that he's a conservative but I think he does care about some...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Republicans      Donald Trump      Democrats  


The Supreme Court is hearing arguments over the fate of 700,000 'Dreamers'...

The Supreme Court is hearing arguments over the fate of 700,000 'Dreamers'. Here's everything you need to know about the DACA program hanging in limbo

The Supreme Court is hearing arguments Tuesday over the fate of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which currently shields some 700,000 young unauthorized... Read more ...

Elijah Cummings' Widow Announces She's Running For His U.S. House Seat

Elijah Cummings' Widow Announces She's Running For His U.S. House Seat

Maya Rockeymoore Cummings says she had talked with her husband about campaigning for Maryland's 7th District. The announcement comes days before she is set to have a preventive... Read more ...

A Trump Challenger on the Right Calls It Quits

A Trump Challenger on the Right Calls It Quits

Mark Sanford's 2020 campaign did not get off to an auspicious start. And now, just 60 days after it began, the campaign by the former governor of South Carolina is over, reports Read more ...

Facebook's new payment service will let you send money without fees across...

Facebook's new payment service will let you send money without fees across Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger

Facebook Pay is a new payment service that will let users send and receive money across the Facebook family of apps- Facebook, Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp. Facebook... Read more ...

Donald Trump Apparently Thought Roger Stone Had Inside Information On WikiLeaks

Donald Trump Apparently Thought Roger Stone Had Inside Information On WikiLeaks

Rick Gates, a former Trump campaign official, testified that Trump "indicated that more information would be coming” after talking to Roger Stone. Read more ...

Mark Sanford Ends His Primary Challenge Against President Trump

Mark Sanford Ends His Primary Challenge Against President Trump

The former South Carolina governor and congressman said that "impeachment has made my goal of making the debt, deficit and spending issue a part of this presidential debate... Read more ...

Jimmy Carter recovering from brain surgery after recent falls

Jimmy Carter recovering from brain surgery after recent falls

Former President Jimmy Carter is recovering in an Atlanta hospital after undergoing a surgical procedure to address a subdural hematoma in his brain stemming from several... Read more ...

U.S. Held Nearly 70,000 Migrant Children In Government Custody In 2019

U.S. Held Nearly 70,000 Migrant Children In Government Custody In 2019

The U.S. government has acknowledged that being held in detention can be traumatic for children. Read more ...

Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, Rep. Elijah Cummings' Widow, Will Run For His Seat

Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, Rep. Elijah Cummings' Widow, Will Run For His Seat

Rockeymoore Cummings resigned as chairwoman of the Maryland Democratic Party on Monday. She said her husband had wanted her "to continue this fight." Read more ...

Testimony: Defense Official Said Congress Must Be Told About Ukraine Aid

Testimony: Defense Official Said Congress Must Be Told About Ukraine Aid

Transcripts of House testimony released Monday showed that Defense officials immediately questioned the legality of President Trump putting a hold on military aid to the... Read more ...