House Democrat to introduce bill cracking down on ad targeting

May 22, 2020

Rep. David Cicilline (D-R.I.) is set to introduce legislation placing restrictions on political advertising on social media platforms.

The "Protecting Democracy from Disinformation Act" is aimed at limiting microtargeting, a method which uses consumer data and demographics to narrowly segment audiences.

Read more at: https://thehill.com/policy/technology/499137-house-democrat-to-introduce-bill-cracking-down-on-ad-targeting



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