House GOP: Facebook’s Zuckerberg Needs to Surrender Communications With Fauci Over COVID-19Epoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

House Republicans sent a demand letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg asking that he surrender any communications the social media giant has had with Dr. Anthony Fauci and other federal officials regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Reps. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) and James Comer (R-Ky.) cited recently released emails from Fauci, the head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), that suggested Zuckerberg personally “communicated with [Fauci] about the COVID-19 pandemic.” “In light of Facebook’s subsequent censorship of certain COVID-19 content—including content about the pandemic’s origin—these communications with Dr. Fauci raise the prospect that the federal government-induced Facebook to censor certain speech in violation of the First Amendment,” they wrote. Over the past year in the midst of the pandemic, Facebook has moved to block content suggesting that the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus, also known as the novel coronavirus, may have originated from the Wuhan Institute of Virology. Jordan’s and Comer’s …Read More

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