Sen. Ted Cruz on Thursday said Twitter blocked him from sharing a story from The Post that describes Hunter Biden’s pursuit of a China business deal described by documents on an alleged hard drive formerly belonging to the Democratic presidential candidate’s son.
The Texas Republican wrote, “Unbelievable… TODAY, blocking links to ANOTHER NYPost story alleging Hunter Biden sold access to communist China for millions. I just tried to share that story. Here’s Twitter’s response.”
Twitter said Cruz could not share the article because it was “identified by Twitter or our partners as being potentially harmful.”
Cruz is among the first GOP lawmakers to slam the social giant’s censorship of the second-day Post article on the alleged hard drive. On Wednesday, Republican lawmakers threatened dramatic legal changes after Twitter censored sharing of The Post’s cover story. The company said without evidence that the material may have been hacked.
The Post’s initial censored story Wednesday described an alleged email indicating Hunter