Cicilline Statement on Facebook Privacy

Thursday, March 7, 2019

WASHINGTON – House Antitrust Subcommittee Chair David N. Cicilline (RI-01) issued the following statement after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg suggested his company would take the issue of user privacy more seriously:


“On its face, this might seem like a step in the right direction. But as I have said, Facebook cannot be trusted to regulate itself. I’ve had enough of their hollow promises and apology campaigns. Restoring Americans’ privacy must be a top priority for Congress.”


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