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Facebook allows people to track political ads - including Montana's U.S. Senate race

August 3, 2018View for printing

In the past two-and-a-half months, more than 1,200 digital ads on Facebook have mentioned Democratic U.S. Sen. Jon Tester - and it's no secret who paid for these ads and who they targeted.

In an effort to increase "transparency" about Facebook's' political content, the social-media giant has set up its own website ... d_issue_ads allowing anyone to track political ads, their cost, who paid for it, and who the ad is targeting.

By Mike Dennison - MTN News ... senate-race


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