January 18th, 2018
Facebook, YouTube, Twitter executives grilled on Capitol Hill about extreme content
Tech titans of social media faced off with congressional investigators on Capitol Hill Wednesday as pressure mounts for the companies to make changes to their platforms that better protect users from extremist content and foreign meddling in the upcoming mid-term elections. In an exclusive interview, Facebook apologized for what went wrong in the lead-up to the 2016 election. NBC business correspondent Jo Ling Kent reports for TODAY.