“A frank conversation”
On the afternoon of Sept. 19, Sen. Hawley wrote on Twitter:
Hawley has asked Zuckerberg to consider selling WhatsApp and Instagram, and to submit to an independent, third-party audit on censorship.
According to Sen. Hawley, the executive had a clear and short answer to both requests: no.
Zuckerberg questioned by Democratic lawmakers
Zuckerberg had dinner with a handful of U.S. lawmakers, where he faced intense scrutiny over Libra.
Democratic Senator Mark R. Warner said Zuckerberg heard “consistent concerns about privacy, concerns around vile content and how it came to be dealt with.”