Facebook to reinstate political ad ban in Georgia following runoff elections

Facebook Inc said on Tuesday that Georgia will again be added to the social media company’s existing political ad ban on Wednesday, after the state’s runoff elections. “This is part of our ongoing efforts to reduce the potential for confusion or abuse,” Facebook told advertisers. Last month, Facebook said it would lift its temporary ban… Read More Facebook to reinstate political ad ban in Georgia following runoff elections

Facebook set to lift ban on post-election political ads in Georgia

Facebook Inc on Tuesday said it would lift a temporary post-election ban on political ads in Georgia beginning on Wednesday, as the state prepares for runoff elections next month that will determine which party controls the Senate. The ban on political ads in other states will remain, the social media giant said in a blog… Read More Facebook set to lift ban on post-election political ads in Georgia

Facebook introduces tighter rules for U.S. political advertisers ahead of 2020 presidential election

Facebook Inc is tightening its political ad rules in the United States, it said on Wednesday, requiring new disclosures for its site and photo-sharing platform Instagram ahead of the U.S. presidential election in November 2020. The social media giant is introducing a ‘confirmed organization’ label for U.S. political advertisers who show government-issued credentials to demonstrate… Read More Facebook introduces tighter rules for U.S. political advertisers ahead of 2020 presidential election