Facebook to allow political and social ads to run again after 2020 election ban

Facebook will once again allow political and social ads to run on its platform in the United States, according to an announcement made Wednesday.

Facebook first banned political ads before the 2020 election in the hopes of stopping the spread of misinformation, confusion, and civil unrest and kept the policy going after the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol.

Some political organizations and candidates were upset by the ad bans on Facebook, warning of restrictions to political speech and transparency.

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