Sen. Mike Braun Says Trump Should Veto Defense Bill If Section 230 Termination Not Included

Sen. Mike Braun (R-Ind.) has thrown his support behind President Donald Trump's threat to veto a defense bill amid the president's efforts to curb liability protections for internet companies who he has accused of censorship and arbitrary policing of content. Trump said in a Dec. 1 tweet that he would scuttle the $740 billion National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) if it doesn't include a termination of Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, which shields social media companies from liability for most content posted on their platforms while still letting them moderate it. Braun, in remarks to Just The News, said Trump is right in insisting the NDAA contains provisions that eliminate Section 230, saying, "If that's not included, I think he's justified in vetoing it." The president, many of whose recent tweets have been hit with warning labels amid his repeated claims of election rigging and voter fraud, has ...

Sen. Mike Braun Says Trump Should Veto Defense Bill If
Section 230 Termination Not Included
Sen. Mike Braun (R-Ind.) has thrown his support behind President Donald Trump's threat to veto a defense bill amid the president's efforts to curb liability protections for internet companies who he has accused of censorship and arbitrary policing of content. Trump said in a Dec. 1 tweet that he would scuttle the $740 billion National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) if it doesn't include a termination of Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, which shields social media companies from liability for most content posted on their platforms while still letting them moderate it. Braun, in remarks to Just The News, said Trump is right in insisting the NDAA contains provisions that eliminate Section 230, saying, "If that's not included, I think he's justified in vetoing it." The president, many of whose recent tweets have been hit with warning labels amid his repeated claims of election rigging and voter fraud, has ...