Klobuchar to Ask Whistleblower About Facebook Role in Jan 6 Attack

Klobuchar to Ask Whistleblower About Facebook Role in Jan 6 Attack Klobuchar to Ask Whistleblower About Facebook Role in Jan 6 Attack Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn. (Getty Images)

Monday, 04 October 2021 07:01 PM

Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., says she will ask a Facebook whistleblower testifying to Congress on Tuesday whether the social media company did enough to warn law enforcement about the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol.

The senator said she would also ask Frances Haugen, a former product manager on Facebook's civic misinformation team, about her assertion that the company's algorithms promote harmful content.

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