President of Land of the Free treatens to close social mediaChristian Fernsby ▼ | May 28, 2020
President Trump is set to sign an executive order on social media following his threat to shut down platforms after Twitter used a new fact checking label to correct his false vote by mail claims.
President Trump is set to sign an executive order
The pool report said that McEnany did not provide details on the executive order. White House director of strategic communications Alyssa Farah clarified minutes later to reporters that the executive order would be signed on Thursday.
McEnany’s announcement of an incoming executive order on social media comes on the heels of Trump’s tweets accusing social media platforms of efforts to “silence” conservative voices. ■