Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) grilled Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey at a hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee today, for suppressing discussion of voter fraud. The Texas senator also condemned Democrat senators for demanding more censorship from Big Tech.
“Facebook and Twitter and Google have massive power. They have a monopoly on public discourse in the online arena.”
Senate Judiciary Committee
“It’s dismaying listening to the questions from our Democratic colleagues, because consistently the message from Senate Democrats is for Facebook and Twitter and Google to censor more. To abuse their power more. To silence voices that Senate Democrats disagree with – more. That is very dangerous if we want to maintain a free and fair democracy.”
“Are you an expert in voter fraud?” asked Cruz.
“No I’m not,” responded Dorsey.
“Well why, then, is Twitter right now putting purported warnings on virtually any statement about voter fraud?”
“We’re simply linking