If The New York Times is to be believed, the Federal Election Commission has cleared Twitter of violating any election laws by censoring a New York Post story about Hunter Biden’s notorious laptop less than three weeks before the 2020 election.
According to The New York Times report, the FEC has decided that Twitter’s censorship of the New York Post was “undertaken for a valid commercial reason, not a political purpose” and “followed existing policies related to hacked materials.”
The FEC also excused Twitter because it changed its mind “within a day of its decision,” according to the Times.
Not to put too fine a point on it, but that ruling is garbage.
The original New York Post report contained information drawn from Hunter Biden’s laptop’s hard drive that detailed his shady foreign business deals and influence-peddling as he sold access to his powerful father, now-President Joe Biden.
Emails strongly implied that Joe…