Former FEC Chair Calls for Government Agency to Collect Social Media

Ann Ravel, the former Democratic chair of the Federal Election Commission who controversially pushed to regulate the internet during her time leading the commission, is now suggesting a new government enforcement agency be established to help tech companies discover questionable communications from social media sites in an effort to find alleged disinformation campaigns.

Government Watchdog Group Calls For Investigation Into Democratic FEC Official

A government watchdog group is calling for an investigation into whether a Democratic Federal Election Commission official violated federal ethics laws after demanding President Donald Trump provide evidence of voter fraud during the 2016 elections, which is outside of the FEC’s jurisdiction.