Tags House Energy and Commerce Committee

Children's privacy legislation advances through the Senate, but fight is brewing

by Tonya Riley

Federal privacy legislation fails to gain momentum in the Senate.

Federal privacy legislation progresses, but concerns about data brokers loom

by Tonya Riley

The latest version of the legislation still leaves loopholes for abuses of data including reproductive health data.

T-Mobile breach climbs to over 50 million people

by Tonya Riley

The breach has sparked lawmaker concern.

Senator hammers Facebook, Instagram over COVID-19 misinformation

by Tim Starks

Sen. Mark Warner says he is particularly disturbed about how Instagram's algorithm appears to be promoting vaccine misinfo.

Misinformation flooded Parler around Capitol insurrection, research finds

by Shannon Vavra

"Parler was a hotbed for misinformation publishers," the research found.

House Dems pressure tech giants over spread of COVID-19 vaccine misinformation

by Tim Starks

The lawmakers have questions about what they're trying to do to fight it, and more.