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⚡ FLASHBACK FRIDAY: “They Lied”: The Tech Oversight Project Launches TV Ad Slamming Big Tech for Long History of Concealing Truth, Lying to Congress

Dec 16, 2022


EXTRA CREDIT: Research doc on Big Tech’s Lies can be found here

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, The Tech Oversight Project is taking a walk down memory lane to remind lawmakers that as Big Tech tries to muddy the waters to dissuade them from passing antitrust reform and tech accountability legislation, they cannot be trusted. Why? Because Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon have repeatedly lied to Congress and the American public.

Their offenses: hiding emailsmisleading investorsstonewalling a Congressional investigation, and many, many more. The spot makes the case that as the American Innovation and Choice Online Act (AICO) and the Open App Market Act move through Congress in the final days of the legislative session, lawmakers should not trust the millions Big Tech spent on ads and astroturf campaigns that push false narratives and lies. For a full account of Big Tech lies, click here for the research doc.

Big Tech Lied to Congress:

Big Tech’s Deceit Getting Worse:

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