Democratic presidential candidate and former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg speaks during a campaign event at the Bricktown Events Center in Oklahoma City, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. Photo: APDemocratic presidential candidate and former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg speaks during a campaign event at the Bricktown Events Center in Oklahoma City, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. Photo: AP
Democratic presidential candidate and former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg speaks during a campaign event at the Bricktown Events Center in Oklahoma City, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. Photo: AP

Facebook to publicly track political sponsored content after paid Bloomberg memes

  • Facebook has added a new column to its social media tracking tool to show sponsored content for candidates ahead of the US presidential election
  • The move comes after Democratic candidate Michael Bloomberg’s campaign started paying popular meme accounts on Instagram to post content

Topic |   Facebook
Democratic presidential candidate and former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg speaks during a campaign event at the Bricktown Events Center in Oklahoma City, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. Photo: APDemocratic presidential candidate and former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg speaks during a campaign event at the Bricktown Events Center in Oklahoma City, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. Photo: AP
Democratic presidential candidate and former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg speaks during a campaign event at the Bricktown Events Center in Oklahoma City, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. Photo: AP
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