FOX NEWS的報導，民主黨總統候選人拜登所組建的候任政府（transition team，也稱交接團隊），日前已任命臉書前高管Jessica Hertz擔任總法律顧問。此事，即發生在民主黨競選團隊致信臉書，要求他們限制、過濾川普的網絡發文後幾日。
在推特屏蔽了“紐約郵報”的相關爆料後，《國會山報》的記者Joe Concha即發文稱，推特前公共政策總監Carlos Monje辭職後，也加入了拜登候任政府。
知情人透露，Jessica Hertz和Carlos Monje都擁有為民主黨工作的歷史。
根據Jessica Hertz的個人LinkedIn，於2012年12月至2014年7月間，共有20個月的時間，Jessica Hertz擔任拜登的副首席法律顧問。 Carlos Monje的LinkedIn表明，他曾在奧巴馬的白宮國內政策委員會任職。
參議院司法委員會已於10月20日對推特首席執行官Jack Dorsey發出傳票，要求其參加10月23日的聽證會。參議員Josh Hawley表示，希望委員會也對臉書CEO馬克‧扎克伯格發出傳票。
A few days ago, the “New York Post” account broke the news on the Internet about the bribery scandal of the Democratic candidate Biden and his son Hunter in the U.S. election. Facebook and Twitter were immediately followed by “unverified information” and “waiting for fact checking” Therefore, a series of freezes and restrictions were imposed on the account. This incident also brought to the surface the deep relationship between Biden’s campaign team and the technology giants, and aroused criticism from many voters.
FOX NEWS reported that the transition team (also known as the transition team) formed by the Democratic presidential candidate Biden has appointed former Facebook executive Jessica Hertz as general counsel. This happened just a few days after the Democratic campaign team wrote to Facebook asking them to restrict and filter Trump’s online postings.
After Twitter blocked the “New York Post” related revelations, “Capitol Hill” reporter Joe Concha immediately posted that after the resignation of Twitter’s former public policy director Carlos Monje, he also joined Biden’s government-designate.
Insiders revealed that both Jessica Hertz and Carlos Monje have a history of working for the Democratic Party.
According to Jessica Hertz’s personal LinkedIn, from December 2012 to July 2014, for a total of 20 months, Jessica Hertz served as Biden’s deputy chief legal counsel. Carlos Monje’s LinkedIn shows that he served on Obama’s White House Domestic Policy Committee.
Jessica Hertz is currently responsible for overseeing the implementation of the Biden campaign ethics plan and related matters.
“As the vice president’s former deputy legal counsel, she has advised senior officials of federal agencies. Jessica Hertz is the kind of thoughtful and principled decision maker who can ensure that the vice president’s high standards are maintained during the transition period.” People said to the New York Times.
According to a report in August by the New York Times, eight of the nearly 700 volunteer advisory groups on the Biden campaign team worked for Facebook, Apple, Google or Amazon.
Fox News asked the Biden campaign team about the matter, but did not get an immediate response.
After the incident, under pressure, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey officially issued an apology on the 17th after a series of malicious acts of restricting the “New York Post” tweets on the Twitter platform and freezing the account.
The Senate Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on October 20, requesting him to attend the October 23 hearing. Senator Josh Hawley expressed the hope that the committee will also issue a subpoena to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows issued a statement on October 19: The Trump administration will file a lawsuit against social media companies because these technology companies have recently restricted and blocked the Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and News report on the corruption scandal of his son Hunter Biden.
The White House’s current progress regarding the Biden’s father-son email incident: Eleven Republican congressmen wrote to Attorney General Barr, requesting the establishment of a special prosecutor to investigate the Biden son incident. Whether the New York Post’s revelations were accurate. The FBI subpoenaed Hunter Biden’s laptop and the receipt from the laptop repair shop, clearly showing Hunter’s phone number, iCloud and signature.