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The Technology 202: Several presidential candidates have yet to promise not to spread disinformation

Jan 30, 2020 - Washington Post Blogs

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Democrats regularly blast tech companies for not doing enough to fight disinformation. But several top presidential candidates have yet to commit not to spread falsehoods on social media themselves. 

A new pledge from Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) yesterday, just days before the Iowa caucuses, could put greater pressure on her Democratic rivals to make more forceful commitments as the election season heats up. Warren promised she won't knowingly use...