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A top DOJ official just outlined why the agency has everything it needs to go after Big Tech — and Facebook, Google, and Amazon should be nervous

A top DOJ official just outlined why the agency has everything it needs to go after Big Tech — and Facebook, Google, and Amazon should be nervous


On Wednesday June 12, 2019, Troywolv at Business Insider wrote:
Makan Delrahim said the current antitrust laws are more than enough to protect competition in the tech industry.

As federal enforcement officials start to scrutinize Alphabet, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon over potential antitrust violations, some policymakers and legal experts have questioned whether new laws are needed to rein in the companies.But in a speech at a conference in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Tuesday, Makan, the top antitrust official in the Department of Justice, made clear he's not among them.

Debate has been growing over what, if anything, policymakers should do about the power wielded by the largest tech companies.Warren on Tuesday called for him to recuse himself from any investigations into the two companies because of lobbying work he did for them.

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