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Antitrust bill will ‘empower and embolden progressives’ without protecting speech

Houston Republic: "An analysis of the bill by Ashley Baker, director of public policy at the Committee for Justice, a group that opposes the measure, shows that big-tech firms would neither be broken up, nor would they be prohibited from canceling speech on their platforms with which they disagreed.

'If this bill (S. 2992) were law, not a single company would be required to do anything different to conservative speech on their platform,' Baker said. 'Furthermore, the behavior that the bill seeks to regulate is not anti-competitive. Companies that are not covered under the bill