"Facebook was always anti-Trump", Trump alleged in a tweet.
He then went on to tout his success as president so far, saying "the people were Pro-Trump". But Stein said on Wednesday that Clintonites were attempting to suggest that the "corny" ad was responsible for her defeat at the hands of Donald Trump past year, as opposed to her "30% approval rating".
The top Republican on the House Science Committee is investigating whether Russian Federation has purchased advertisements on Facebook and other platforms to influence the US energy market.
"You really need to see them.to recognize how cynical an effort this was by the Kremlin, how they sought to just accentuate those divisions. and drive American against American", Schiff told MSNBC, adding that Facebook and Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) executives should testify publicly about the issue.
Texas Congressman Lamar Smith has told the CEOs of Facebook, Twitter and Google's parent company Alphabet to hand over documents related to anti-fracking ads that ran on their sites. A long time after that, Facebook revealed that it shared the information on ads with Mr. Mueller and his team.
Donald Trump has hinted about Facebook conspiring against him with The New York Times and The Washington Post after the social network revealed about 3,000 political ads from the 2016 election to Congress. Facebook made a decision to take this significant step last week after suspecting that these ads were linked to Russian Federation.