Dem-Backed Bill Will Create New Federal Agency To Police Misinformation

A new bill sponsored by Democrat Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO), the “Digital Platform Commission Act (DPCA)” will identify and flag misinformation and hate speech on the internet.

  • The bill creates a new federal agency to police and enforce new guidelines against people who spread so-called “misinformation.”

Go Deeper: It’s not clear how the act will define misinformation and what the enforcement will look like.

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