On Monday we held a briefing for Congressional staff on Facebook’s dangerous Libra currency proposal – the subject of a hearing in the Senate..
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Ban ICE and FBI from using DMV photos for facial recognition!
act.demandprogress.org ICE and FBI agents routinely use state DMV databases from facial recognition scanning.
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Congress and Regulators Should Impose a Moratorium on Facebook’s Libra
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Tell Congress: Pass the Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal (FAIR) Act
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Call the Senate: Prevent Trump from unilaterally attacking Iran
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“We need any and all congressional committees and regulatory bodies with potential jurisdiction over Libra to immediately launch vigorous investigations..
Facebook Wants to Become the World’s Banker—and Congress Isn’t Paying Enough Attention
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