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Tech Group Warns Biden That Antitrust Bills Carry Political Risk

  • Group tells White House tech bills aren’t popular with voters
  • Amazon, Apple, Google, Meta aim to curb support for tech bills
Meta Platforms signage outside the company's headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

Meta Platforms signage outside the company's headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

Photographer: Nick Otto/Bloomberg

A tech-backed group is warning the White House that supporting an antitrust bill designed to curb the power of internet giants isn’t politically popular and could hurt Democrats ahead of November’s midterm elections.

The Chamber of Progress, which counts Amazon.com Inc., Apple Inc., Meta Platforms Inc. and Alphabet Inc.’s Google among its members, on Tuesday shared its own polling figures with White House officials showing that voters in key states don’t prioritize technology regulation.