Facebook to Curtail Political Content in News Tab

Will Healy, The Motley Fool
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Facebook to Curtail Political Content in News Tab

Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) is cracking down on some forms of political content. Under the new policy, the social media giant will ban content from U.S.-based publishers deemed to have meaningful ties to political groups. Previously, these outlets have claimed a "news exemption" to get political material posted on Facebook.