PressTV-Trump accuses social media firms of election meddling

US President Donald Trump has accused American social media companies of interfering with the 2018 congressional elections in November, calling them “super liberal,” without appearing to offer any evidence.

Referring to such companies, which include Facebook, Twitter and Google, Trump told the Daily Caller news outlet in an interview conducted on Tuesday that “I think they already have” interfered in the November 6 election.

“The true interference in the last election was that — if you look at all, virtually all of those companies are super liberal companies in favor of Hillary Clinton,” he added, referring to his Democratic opponent in the 2016 White House contest.

The Republican president’s accusation added to recent charges he has made of political bias against him by social media companies and search engines.

Facebook and other tech companies have denied any political bias. Executives from the companies have traveled to…

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