Twitter Announces New Policies for Political 'Issue Ads'

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Breitbart—Social media platform Twitter has released a new set of policies for "issue ads" which include political ads and advertisements that attempt to influence legislation. The company says news publishers that meet "specific criteria" will be able to apply for an "exemption" from the policy.

Twitter will also label issue ads under its new advertising policy. Back in May, Twitter laid out its upcoming policies to improve transparency for election-related ads aimed at US citizens leading up to the midterms this fall. In addition to rules dictating how advertisers must present themselves on the platform, th...