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Investigation Finds Millions of Fake Comments on FCC Proposal

Investigation Finds Millions of Fake Comments on FCC Proposal

Update: 2021-05-07
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A new report from the New York attorney general found that nearly 18 million fake comments were filed regarding the Federal Communications Commission's 2017 proposal to scale back internet regulations. Senior writer James Grimaldi joins host Amanda Lewellyn to discuss the finding and what is being done to combat the tactic, known as astroturfing. Christopher Zinsli is our supervising producer. Kateri Jochum is the executive producer of WSJ Podcasts.

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Investigation Finds Millions of Fake Comments on FCC Proposal

Investigation Finds Millions of Fake Comments on FCC Proposal

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