A U.S. Senate hearing to reform an internet law and hold tech companies accountable for how they moderate content quickly turned into a political scuffle as lawmakers not only went after the companies but also attacked each other. Lawmakers are split on ways to hold Big Tech accountable under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act - which protects companies from liability over content posted by users but also lets the firms shape political discourse. The chief executives of Twitter Inc <TWTR.N>, Facebook Inc <FB.O> and Alphabet Inc's <GOOGL.O> Google called the law crucial to free expression on the internet.
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On Monday's 'The View,' Whoopi Goldberg asked Kamala Harris about the fly that landed on Mike Pence's head during the 2020 vice presidential debate.