News

Facebook’s New Political Ad Rules Could Upend June 5th Primaries | The Verge

By Casey Newton
May 29, 2018

The rules that Facebook implemented in the United States this week require anyone wishing to buy a political ad to verify their identity. To do so, Facebook mails a card to their physical location containing an authorization code. Only after the candidate or advocacy group enters that authorization code on Facebook can they purchase political ads.

Source: Facebook’s new political ad rules could upend June 5th primaries – The Verge

Help inform the conversation
MediaWell relies on members of the public to submit articles, events, and research.