AG Jeff Landry: Social Media Giants ‘Picking Winners and Losers’ [VIDEO]
Louisiana Attorney General Jeff landry talks with 101.7 / 710 KEEL's Robert J Wright and Erin McCarty about the growing concern - and evidence - that social media giants like Twitter and Facebook are stifling free speech, specifically the speech of political conservatives
Landry cites an upcoming meeting between United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions and a number of state AGs - Landry included - dealing with the political power and, as Landry puts it, "They're bending the content. They're...able to pick winners and losers in the free market."
Attorney General Jeff Sessions will meet with various state attorneys general later this month to discuss growing concern that social networking giants are "intentionally stifling" freedom of expression, according to the Department of Justice.
“The Attorney General has convened a meeting with a number of state attorneys general this month to discuss a growing concern that these companies may be hurting competition and intentionally stifling the free exchange of ideas on their platforms,” said Justice Department spokesman Devin O’Malley.