Zuckerberg, Pichai, Dorsey due back for new grilling in US Congress

House antitrust panel to consider legislation that may curb the companies' dominance; hearings slated for next week

Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer and founder of Facebook Inc. (Bloomberg)

David McLaughlin & Billy House | Bloomberg
The chief executives of Facebook, Alphabet’s Google and Twitter are set to testify in Washington next month as Congress gears up for a new round of scrutiny of giant technology companies.

Two separate House committees on Thursday announced plans to examine the power of the major tech platforms. The three executives will testify in March, while a House antitrust panel announced hearings to consider legislation that could curb the companies’ dominance.

Facebook Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mark Zuckerberg, Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey will appear virtually at a March 25 hearing before a House Energy and Commerce joint

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First Published: Feb 20 2021 | 2:28 AM IST

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