• Trump is trying to rig the FCC to pass his executive order cracking down on Facebook and Twitter

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump.
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    President Trump on Wednesday nominated National Telecommunications and Information Administration advisor Nathan Simington to join the Federal Communications Commission .
    Simington would be replacing FCC commissioner Mike O'Rielly, who has expressed doubt over Trump's executive order targeting social media companies.
    Trump needs three out of five FCC members to sign off on a petition put forward by the NTIA to enact the executive order.
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