On Thursday’s broadcast of the Fox Enterprise Community’s “Night Edit,” Rep. Dan Bishop (R-NC) praised the potential of Elon Musk taking on Twitter however argued that whereas somebody with Musk’s assets can repair Twitter, “that’s the small fry,” as a result of “You’ve nonetheless received…Google and YouTube and Fb, all of the actually huge enterprises that appear to have the ability to do that with impunity.”
Bishop said that it might be “implausible” if Musk took over Twitter.
He added, “[W]e’re heading in the right direction, these of us in Congress who’ve been wanting onerous…at how we might must act with a purpose to get at huge tech. So, Elon Musk is exhibiting you may have the ability to use the non-public market, a personal investor with enough energy — enough assets to come up with Twitter, however that’s the small fry, Liz. You’ve nonetheless received, as you steered, Google and YouTube and Fb, all of the actually huge enterprises that appear to have the ability to do that with impunity. They need to, they did. And after they blocked Hunter Biden again earlier than the final election, they blocked that story by The New York Put up, yeah, they interfered with an election. That’s what they supposed to do.”
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