Edward Graham

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Edward is a Reporter at Morning Consult covering tech policy.


Morning Consult Tech: Week in Review & What’s Ahead

By Edward Graham Week in Review Facebook, Twitter officials testify before lawmakers Facebook Inc. Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter Inc. Chief Executive Jack Dorsey testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee about the spread of foreign propaganda on the social media platforms. Republicans and Democrats on the Senate panel credited both platforms for their efforts […]

Morning Consult Tech: Facebook’s Sandberg, Twitter’s Dorsey Set to Testify Before Senate Intelligence Panel Today

By Edward Graham Top Stories Facebook Inc. Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter Inc. Chief Executive Jack Dorsey are scheduled to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee today about the spread of foreign propaganda on the social media platforms. Dorsey is also set to appear before the House Energy and Commerce Committee this afternoon to […]

Morning Consult Tech, Presented by the Electronic Payments Coalition: California State Assembly Approves Strict Net Neutrality Bill

By Edward Graham Top Stories The California Assembly approved legislation that would restore Obama-era net neutrality rules in the state and go even further to potentially impose the nation’s strictest net neutrality laws on internet service providers. The legislation now goes back to the state Senate for a final vote, although today is the last day […]

Morning Consult Tech, Presented by the Electronic Payments Coalition: Senate Intelligence Committee to Hold Hearing Sept. 5 With Twitter CEO Dorsey and Facebook COO Sandberg

By Edward Graham Top Stories The Senate Intelligence Committee said it would hold a hearing Sept. 5 with Facebook Inc. operations head Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter Inc. Chief Executive Jack Dorsey on “social media companies’ responses to foreign influence operations.” Larry Page, chief executive of Alphabet Inc., has also been invited to the hearing, although the […]

Morning Consult Tech, Presented by the Electronic Payments Coalition: Texas Company Selling 3D-Printed Gun Blueprints Online Despite Court Order

By Edward Graham Top Stories Austin, Texas-based company Defense Distributed, which makes 3D-printed guns, has begun selling the blueprints for the weapons on its website despite a recent federal court order blocking the designs from being posted online, according to the company’s owner. The plans could be distributed via mail, email or secure download transfer. (The […]

Morning Consult Tech, Presented by the Electronic Payments Coalition: FCC Inspector General Finds No Evidence of Impropriety in Pai’s Actions Regarding Sinclair-Tribune Deal

By Edward Graham Top Stories The Federal Communications Commission’s inspector general concluded there was “no evidence, nor even the suggestion, of impropriety” in FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s actions regarding the now-defunct merger between Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. and Tribune Media Co. (Reuters) President Donald Trump accused Google of altering search results to prioritize negative news stories […]