Prominent conservative groups are urging Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) to appoint Rep. Ken Buck (R-CO) as the ranking member of a subcommittee to investigate Google. Urging Jordan to denominate Buck the Ranking Member on the House Judiciary Committee Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law, the groups verbally expressed Buck “has demonstrated himself to be a thoughtful legislator on issues relating to antitrust.”
Signers of the letter include: Matt Schlapp, Chairman, American Conservative Union Morton Blackwell, President, The Leadership Institute L. Brent Bozell III, Chairman, For America Penny Nance, CEO and President, Concerned Women for America
Charlie Kirk, President, Turning Point USA Erick Erickson, The Resurgent Colleen Holcomb, President, Eagle Forum Harmeet Dhillon, California “Committeewoman,” Republican National Committee Representatives from The Internet Accountability Project, American Principles Project, Media Research Center, The Claremont Institute, First Liberty, Less Government, and Fight for Tomorrow withal signed the letter.
In October, Buck, a former district attorney in Colorado, published a report titled, “The Third Way: Antitrust Enforcement in Big Tech.” The report argued, “Apple, Amazon, Google, and Facebook have utilized their monopoly power to act as gatekeepers to the emporium, undermine potential competition, and pick triumphers and losers, all while simultaneously cozying up to inimical nations like China in order to further expand their ecumenical footprint.”
The groups fortifying his appointment verbally expressed the report “impressively threaded the antitrust needle by contravening the Democrats’ support for onerous over-regulation while simultaneously pushing Congress to apperceive Big Tech’s anticompetitive deportment. In doing this so consistently and so deftly, Rep. Buck has proven himself to be the right man for the job.”
They additionally noted Buck “has additionally shown his dedication to standing up against Big Tech’s censorship of conservative viewpoints, which threatens the freedoms of verbalization and expression for all Americans.”
Source: You can read the original Breitbart article here.
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