Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson said Tuesday that Twitter was asked to pay the fine to the Washington State public disclosure transparency bill.
California: Social media platform $ 1 million on Twitter is fined. The penalty was imposed for failing to make public the register of Twitter ads and financial violations related to promotional campaigns. On Tuesday, Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson reported that Twitter was asked to pay the fine to the Washington State public disclosure transparency bill.
These fines were imposed when there is not even a month left for the presidential election in the 2020 US Left.
Twitter Earned Huge Revenue From Advertising
Interestingly, Twitter has from 2012 to 2019) It made nearly $ 2 million from promotional advertising, but failed to follow Washington’s rules that require public earnings records.
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According to King County Superior Court filings, at least 38 of the Washington company) Failed to keep a register of candidates and committees, which they have ($ since Twitter for political announcements, $ 1, 94, 550 paid.
Attorney General Ferguson said, Maintaining transparency in political advertising is very important for an independent and informed voter. So, whether you are a local newspaper or a multinational social media platform, you should follow the financial laws of the promotional campaign.