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Zuckerberg 'not aware' that Facebook election integrity official worked for Biden
Facebook CEO, Minnesota senator clash over political advertisements
Senator Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg clash over political advertisements during the Big Tech hearings.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that he was "not aware" that a Facebook election integrity official used to work as a policy adviser to former Vice President Joe Biden during the Senate Commerce Committee's Section 230 hearing on Wednesday.
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"My understanding is that the person that is in charge of election integrity and security at Facebook is a former Joe Biden staffer, is there someone closely associated with President Trump in the same role at Facebook?" Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., asked the CEOs. "How do you all respond to that argument that there isn't sufficient balance in terms of the political ideology or diversity in your companies, and how do you deal with the lack of trust that creates among conservatives?"