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Twitter will ban all political ads ahead of the 2020 election

CBS News Thursday, 31 October 2019
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced that the company will ban all political advertising on Twitter worldwide. The policy comes in sharp contrast to Facebook, which has come under fire for allowing political ads to run without fact-checking. CBSN's Anne-Marie Green has details.
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