Wednesday, May 30, 2018

The Honest Ads Act

The Honest Ads Act (S. 1989) is a Bill in the United States Senate to promote Regulation of Campaign Advertisements Online by Online Companies such as Facebook and Google.

The Act is a Bipartisan Bill sponsored by Senators Amy Klobuchar (D), Mark Warner (D), and John McCain (R).

The Bill was first proposed on October 19, 2017, as a response to Investigation regarding Russia Purchasing Political Ads during the United States 2016 Presidential Election.

There is a Companion version to this Bill in the House of Representatives, HR 4077, sponsored by Representative Derek Kilmer (D, WA-6th District).

S. 1989 - To enhance transparency and accountability for online political advertisements by requiring those who purchase and publish such ads to disclose information about the advertisements to the public, and for other purposes.

CLICK HERE for more information about The Senate Honest Ads Act S. 1989.

CLICK HERE for more information about The House Honest Ads Act HR 4077.

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