Antitrust 03/03/2021

Weaponizing Antitrust to Attack Big Tech Is a Bad Idea

Trace Mitchell
Trace Mitchell Policy Counsel

From the House Judiciary report calling for dramatic antitrust reform to federal antitrust regulators and state attorneys general initiating lawsuits against Facebook and Google, government officials are once again calling for more aggressive antitrust enforcement to go after America’s tech businesses.

And while critics from all sides are reaching for any and all tools to go after “Big Tech,” weaponizing antitrust will only end up harming American consumers and the American economy at a time when we’re still trying to keep our heads above water.

 

Read the full article at Morning Consult here.

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