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Facebook, Twitter, Google Seek to Assuage Lawmakers About 2020

  • Tech giants face questions after failing to stop 2016 meddling
  • Facebook to set up operation center to prepare for elections
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Executives from Facebook Inc., Twitter Inc. and Alphabet Inc.’s Google faced congressional lawmakers Wednesday amid concerns that the companies haven’t done enough to guard against foreign influence campaigns in the 2020 elections.

They’re testifying alongside government officials before the national security subcommittee of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.