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President Trump preparing executive order targeting social media protections

1 month ago   |   By KCRA

The order comes days after the president lashed out at Twitter for applying fact checks to two of his tweets.
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Angry over how social media platforms are treating him, Trump says 'FAIRNESS' is coming

Angry over how social media platforms are treating him, Trump says 'FAIRNESS' is coming

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

The president may sign an executive order targeting the companies, which he says have silenced conservatives.
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Jimmy Kimmel Mocks Trump for Meltdown About Twitter: “Only a Matter of Time”

1 month ago   |   By Vanity Fair

The president was so enraged about Twitter fact-checking one of his false statements that he's prepared to sign an executive order.
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Trump preparing order targeting social media protections

Trump preparing order targeting social media protections

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is preparing to sign an executive order Thursday aimed at curbing liability protections for social media companies, two days after he lashed out at Twitter for applying fact checks to two of his tweets.
Trump had threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering on Wednesday, but he alone can't do that. The proposed order would direct executive branch agencies including the Federal Communications Commission and the Federal Trade Commission to study whether they can place new rules on the companies - though experts expressed doubts...
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Trump expected to sign executive order aimed at cracking down on Facebook and Twitter, reports say

1 month ago   |   By CNBC

President Donald Trump's ire towards Twitter was reawakened this week when Twitter applied warning labels to two of his tweets that made misleading claims about mail-in voting.
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Still fuming over a fact-checked Tweet, President Trump expected to sign executive order aimed at social media platforms

1 month ago   |   By Fortune

Donald Trump has been raging against Twitter Inc. since the social media platform that helped vault him to the presidency slapped fact-check links on a pair of his tweets.
Now, he's poised to take action Thursday that could bring a flurry of lawsuits down on Twitter , Facebook and other technology giants by having the government narrow liability protections that they enjoy for third parties' posts, according to a draft of an executive order obtained by Bloomberg.
The companies' protections against lawsuits apply when they act “in good faith” in taking down or limiting the visibility of...
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