Senate Republicans are demanding to hear in person from the chief executive officers of Facebook Inc. and Twitter Inc. to discuss alleged censorship of political news, a sign of escalating tension over social media treatment of a New York Post article concerning Hunter Biden.
Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham and GOP Senator Ted Cruz told reporters Thursday morning that they will vote next Tuesday to subpoena Twitter’s Jack Dorsey to appear before the committee.
Earlier Thursday, Senator Josh Hawley, a Republican from Missouri, sent letters to Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and Dorsey inviting them to testify in Washington before the Nov. 3 election. Hawley later told reporters he would consider subpoenaing them if necessary.
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