House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) quipped Monday that “we may all be moving to Canada soon” when addressing the subject of social media and election meddling, Just the News first reported.
Schiff made the remark during George Washington University’s forum on “Social Media Disinformation and Election Interference” as the moderator called on Canadian Member of Parliament Dominic LeBlanc to speak.
During another part of the forum, Schiff stated that he gets the “sense that there’s something going on at Twitter, that maybe we’ve reached the last straw for what the management of Twitter can take, in terms of what they’re seeing how their platform is being used.”
On the topic of Facebook, the lawmaker said the technology giant will “need to be pulled and dragged into this era of corporate responsibility.”
“The economic incentives are simply too powerful for the continuation of the status quo,” he judged.
“I, until proven otherwise,