Media group under spotlight in GOP report for alleged censorship of conservatives

A media coalition is under the spotlight in a new report from the GOP-led House Judiciary Committee for allegedly censoring conservatives and, in the telling of the Republican majority, violating antitrust law.

The report, released Wednesday, zeroes in on the influence of the Global Alliance for Responsible Media, a “cross-industry initiative established by the World Federation of Advertisers to address the challenge of harmful content on digital media platforms and its monetization via advertising,” according to GARM. But Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee, led by its chairman, Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH), say GARM has sought to starve conservative media outlets of advertising dollars.

“GARM and its members discussed a strategy of blocking certain news outlets like Fox News, the Daily Wire, and Breitbart News,” the committee said in the report, citing an
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