WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump claimed on Thursday he alternatives to cellphone a meeting of executives from important social media platforms later on this thirty day time period.
At a meeting with conservative social media people today at the White House, Trump mentioned he would “be calling a huge conference of the corporations in a week or two — they have to be here.”
Trump explained he would invite members of U.S. Congress to the conference, and extra he may also invite conservative social media finish consumers.
The White Residence declined to provide far more facets.
Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O), Facebook Inc (FB.O) declined to promptly comment and Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) did not straight away remark. But 3 tech enterprise officials explained to Reuters they had not acquired any invites from the White Family.
Trump also stated he was directing his administration to “explore all regulatory and legislative methods to defend cost-free speech and the totally free speech legal rights of all Individuals,” devoid of elaborating.
Senator Josh Hawley, a Republican, claimed at the occasion that tech corporations “would adore to shut (Trump) up much more than just about anything else.”