Koch Brothers Fight ‘Political Spectacle’ Antitrust Investigation of Google

Breitbart | 9/11/2019 | Staff
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Americans for Prosperity, a part of the Koch brothers’ political network, released ads Wednesday urging Americans to contact their state attorneys general and speak out against a “political spectacle” antitrust investigation into Google.

State attorneys general announced the largest, bipartisan antitrust investigation against Google Monday, which encompasses almost every state in the nation. The investigation will largely focus on Google’ dominance in the advertising and online search markets, although it remains possible that their investigation could turn to other anticompetitive practices conducted by Google.

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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, who is leading the investigation, said Monday that the search giant “dominates all aspects of advertising on the Internet and searching on the Internet.”

The attorneys’ general investigation includes every state except for Alabama and California. Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia have also joined the investigation.

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Louisiana Republican Attorney General Jeff Landry said, “We’re here because there’s an absolutely existential threat to our virtual marketplace.”

Utah General Sean Reyes also questioned during the press conference Monday whether Google has “strayed” from...
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