Trump Threatens to Veto Defense Bill if Tech Liability Shield Stands

Posted on AllSides December 2nd, 2020
From The Center

President Trump threatened to veto an annual defense-policy bill if it doesn’t include language revoking a provision that gives social-media companies broad immunity for the content they publish from users on their sites.

Mr. Trump demanded on Tuesday night that Section 230 of the 1996 Communications Decency Act be repealed.

“[I]f the very dangerous & unfair Section 230 is not completely terminated as part of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), I will be forced to unequivocally VETO the Bill when sent to the very beautiful Resolute desk,” he wrote...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

Wall Street Journal (News)

AllSides Media Bias Rating: Center
AllSides Media Bias Rating: Center
106676/84294
See full bias rating for Wall Street Journal (News)
Learn about media bias
https://www.wsj.com/articles/trump-threatens-to-veto-defense-bill-if-tech-liability-provision-stands-11606879398

More News about Defense and Security from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right