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Twitter bans political ads ahead of 2020 election

https://apnews.com/63057938a5b64d3592f800de19f443bc

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Twitter, reacting to growing concern about misinformation spread on social media, is banning all political advertising from its service. Its move strikes a sharp contrast with Facebook, which continues to defend running paid political ads, even false ones, as a free speech priority.