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US - Is Facebook anti-Trump?


Silicon Valley goes to Washington... The US Congress Intelligence Committee has announced they want social media giants like Facebook, Twitter and Google, to go before Congress, to help investigators find out just how much Russia influenced the US presidential elections. The social media groups haven''t confirmed they''ve accepted the invitation. But Donald Trump has already weighed in, adding Facebook to his list of enemies.

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