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Past articles by Ashley:

Exclusive poll: Broad public support for new tech regulations

Support for tough measures is evenly spread across the two parties. → Read More

Murdoch empire pushes Republicans to back tech antitrust bills

Fox and News Corp. want the GOP to back new bills aimed at tightening regulation of Big Tech. → Read More

QAnon is disappearing from online view

Researchers found that aggressive moderation and policy moves from Google, Facebook and Twitter made a big difference. → Read More

The ascent of Lina Khan, tech antitrust icon

Progressive critics of tech companies have high hopes for Biden's nominee for a seat on the Federal Trade Commission. → Read More

Exclusive: Key House Republican says he won't take Big Tech money

The move by Colorado Republican Ken Buck comes as regulatory scrutiny of tech heats up. → Read More

Amy Klobuchar steps into the antitrust spotlight

The former presidential hopeful now leads a key Senate panel overseeing enforcement of rules against tech monopolies. → Read More

Privacy laws push online ads beyond tracking

Ad tech is evolving just as consumer spending on e-commerce swells during the pandemic. → Read More

Scoop: DOJ, FTC briefing Hill on Google, Facebook suits

Staff for members of the House antitrust subcommittee will be briefed by phone by the DOJ and FTC on the suits Wednesday afternoon. → Read More

Scoop: Facebook freezing political spending after Capitol attack

Freezing political giving may be the next step tech companies take to show they're seriously rethinking their approach to Washington. → Read More

As localities improvise to distribute COVID vaccines, an information vacuum emerges

Without a national program, states and counties turn to services like Eventbrite for help. → Read More

Conservatives back Rep. Ken Buck for top GOP antitrust role

The Colorado Republican has been a key voice in tech antitrust debates. → Read More

YouTube temporarily suspends, demonetizes OANN

The Google-owned platform took action over a video falsely promoting a COVID-19 cure. → Read More

Members of Congress finding agreement on a tech antitrust agenda

A handful of tech-regulation goals is uniting Democrats and Republicans aiming at new legislation. → Read More

Justice Dept. ready to charge Google with monopoly search practices

Questions still swirl around what would be the biggest legal action against a U.S. tech company in decades. → Read More

House Judiciary's tech antitrust report urges sweeping legal changes

The sprawling report outlines legislative and enforcement fixes that Democrats could enact to rein in tech giants. → Read More

Where Trump and Biden stand on tech issues

Both candidates are pushing for more tech regulation, but they differ over how and when. → Read More

Exclusive: Majority polled back a social-media blackout for election

Survey shows widespread distrust in platforms' ability to control misinformation. → Read More

Exclusive: False fire rumors keep spreading on Facebook despite ban

Researchers find that days after Facebook said it would bar false claims, they're still circulating. → Read More

Dark clouds envelop feel-good Pinterest

Pinterest, which set out to be a bright spot in cutthroat Silicon Valley, now faces allegations of misogyny and a toxic culture. → Read More

Facebook, Twitter take down Trump post saying kids are immune to coronavirus

This is the first post Facebook removed by Trump containing coronavirus misinformation. → Read More