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Google allows misleading ads on mail-in voting to remain | The Washington Post

By Isaac Stanley-Becker
August 28, 2020

Google has declined to remove ads from a shadowy group echoing President Trump’s misleading claim that there is a meaningful difference between voting by mail and absentee voting.

Google took five days to reach its decision to leave the ads in place, alarming voting rights advocates as well as researchers in the University of Washington’s Human Centered Design and Engineering department who had alerted Google to the ads last week.

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Source: Google allows misleading ads on mail-in voting to remain – The Washington Post

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