Most Americans say social media companies have too much power, influence in politics

Monica Anderson:

A majority of Americans think social media companies have too much power and influence in politics, and roughly half think major technology companies should be regulated more than they are now, according to a new Pew Research Center survey that comes as four major tech executives prepare to testify before Congress about their firms’ role in the economy and society.

Many taxpayer supported K-12 school districts use social media services, including Madison.