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Trump to Congress: Repeal Section 230 or I’ll veto military funding

Section 230 gives broad immunity to online platforms for third-party content.

section 230 - Ars Technica
10:30am PST - December 2nd, 2020

GOP chairman: Defense bill to include renaming Confederate bases, but not Section 230 repeal | TheHill

Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) said on Wednesday that Preside...

section 230 - The Hill
10:29am PST - December 2nd, 2020

Help Conservative Alternatives to Facebook and Twitter. Save Section 230

Without Section 230, conservatives will lose the only avenue around the mainstream media.

section 230 - National Review
8:28am PST - December 2nd, 2020

Trump calls for last-minute 230 repeal as part of defense spending bill

Outgoing president Donald Trump has called for the National Defense Authorization Act — seen by Congress as must-pass legislation — to include a measure to repeal Section 230, a pivotal legal protection for speech platforms like Facebook and Twitter.

section 230 - The Verge
7:56am PST - December 2nd, 2020

Trump Threatens to Veto $1 Trillion Defense Bill Unless Congress Repeals Section 230

The president threatened via Twitter to veto the National Defense Authorization Act unless lawmakers repeal Section 230.

section 230 - National Review
5:49am PST - December 2nd, 2020

Donald Trump Threatens to Veto Defense Bill Without Terminating Section 230

President Donald Trump threatened a veto of the defense bill if it did not include legislation to end Section 230 protections.

section 230 - Breitbart News
5:29am PST - December 2nd, 2020

Trump Vows To Veto Defense Bill Unless Shield For Big Tech Is Scrapped

The president wants Congress to repeal Section 230 of the 1996 Communications Decency Act, a provision that provides legal protection for tech companies.

section 230 - Google News
3:25am PST - December 2nd, 2020

Trump calls for end of Section 230 as #DiaperDon goes viral on Twitter - Business Insider

Twitter users mocked the president using the hashtag #DiaperDon after he sat at a smaller-than-usual table during a news conference.

section 230 - Business Insider
4:18am PST - November 27th, 2020

Trump calls for end of Section 230 as #DiaperDon goes viral on Twitter - Business Insider

Twitter users mocked the president using the hashtag #DiaperDon after he sat at a smaller-than-usual table during a news conference.

section 230 - Business Insider (UK)
4:18am PST - November 27th, 2020

Trump Accuses Twitter of 'Discrimination,' Suggests Section 230 Is National Security Threat

In a series of tweets, the outgoing president also accused Twitter's trending topics section of showing "absolutely nothing to do with what is really trending in the world."

section 230 - Newsweek
1:18am PST - November 27th, 2020

Twitter, Facebook censor Trump's message comparing coronavirus to flu

Tech giants Twitter and Facebook both cracked down on President Trump comparing COVID-19 to the seasonal flu on Tuesday, resulting in the president calling for a repeal of Section 230.

section 230 - Google News
10:28am PDT - October 6th, 2020

RT @JustTheNews: Coalition of progressive groups warn Congress against amending Section 230 #JustTheNews @S0phieMann1 https://t.co/qCEABLg3…

KatieSilverSpring (@KatieSilverSpri)
5:15am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @JustTheNews: Coalition of progressive groups warn Congress against amending Section 230 #JustTheNews @S0phieMann1 https://t.co/qCEABLg3…

LS (Parler: @skoozz) (@skoozz)
5:15am PST - January 27th, 2021

Coalition of progressive groups warn Congress against amending Section 230 #JustTheNews @S0phieMann1 https://t.co/qCEABLg3v1

Just the News (@JustTheNews)
5:15am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @fightfortheftr: NEW: 70+ human rights groups including @PresenteOrg @Data4BlackLives @MPower_Change @swopbehindbars @accessnow @freepr

Doom TWF (@Doom_TWF)
5:14am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @fightfortheftr: NEW: 70+ human rights groups including @PresenteOrg @Data4BlackLives @MPower_Change @swopbehindbars @accessnow @freepr

MuslimJusticeLeague (@MuslimJustice)
5:11am PST - January 27th, 2021
A group of 75 progressive groups warn Biden against throwing out Section 230
https://t.co/8Wph3KC8Wg https://t.co/z1Wwoqn1PI

A group of 75 progressive groups warn Biden against throwing out Section 230 https://t.co/8Wph3KC8Wg https://t.co/z1Wwoqn1PI

Makena Kelly (@kellymakena)
5:10am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @qjurecic: i've come to think of Section 230 reform as a good case study of what lawmaking looks like in an era of information disorder—…

Joi Ito's Jibo sez make insurrection illegal again (@JMEightDigits)
5:10am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @TheLaurenChen: Twitter is literally already policing what people say on their platform, now this. How they're still claiming Section 2…

Keelan Yates (@keelan_yates)
5:09am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @fightfortheftr: BREAKING: 70+ human rights, racial justice, LGBTQ+, and civil liberties groups have sent a letter to the @WhiteHouse an…

Truth About Trafficking (@TAT_Dena)
5:07am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @fightfortheftr: NEW: 70+ human rights groups including @PresenteOrg @Data4BlackLives @MPower_Change @swopbehindbars @accessnow @freepr

Jennifer Brody (@brodyjab)
5:05am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @fightfortheftr: BREAKING: 70+ human rights, racial justice, LGBTQ+, and civil liberties groups have sent a letter to the @WhiteHouse an…

Matador (@flushthechumps)
5:05am PST - January 27th, 2021
new post - section 230 and Trump, does the law stand rightfully? did twitter have the right to ban him? https://t.co/tFTPCV2IfY

new post - section 230 and Trump, does the law stand rightfully? did twitter have the right to ban him? https://t.co/tFTPCV2IfY

desiree (@siran21988987)
5:05am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @fightfortheftr: NEW: 70+ human rights groups including @PresenteOrg @Data4BlackLives @MPower_Change @swopbehindbars @accessnow @freepr

Matador (@flushthechumps)
5:01am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @fightfortheftr: NEW: 70+ human rights groups including @PresenteOrg @Data4BlackLives @MPower_Change @swopbehindbars @accessnow @freepr

Access Now (@accessnow)
4:57am PST - January 27th, 2021
RT @thehill: Progressive groups warn Congress against Section 230 changes https://t.co/TmKhyp2MjR https://t.co/PkyXMQLvwA

RT @thehill: Progressive groups warn Congress against Section 230 changes https://t.co/TmKhyp2MjR https://t.co/PkyXMQLvwA

AJ (@AJ_335)
4:56am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @fightfortheftr: "knee-jerk attempts to change Section 230 will only do further damage to at-risk communities already facing the brunt o…

adrienne ☠️ librarian in training (@queenofsaiyansx)
4:56am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @SenRonJohnson: I'm concerned that Congress’s involvement in Section 230 reform may lead to more harm than good. One solution may be t…

Not a Bot (@Lucky5713)
4:54am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @fightfortheftr: NEW: 70+ human rights groups including @PresenteOrg @Data4BlackLives @MPower_Change @swopbehindbars @accessnow @freepr

Nathaniel Turner (@nathanielturner)
4:54am PST - January 27th, 2021