President Trump has accused Twitter of meddling after an unprecedented two tweets were verified by the social media giant.
“Twitter is now intervening in the 2020 presidential election,” Trump has tweeted On Tuesday, the company misled its two morning tweets.
They claim that my statement on the mail-in ballot, which leads to massive corruption and fraud, is based on factual verification by Fake News CNN and the Amazon Washington Post. Twitter is totally blocking free speech, and as president, I won’t let that happen! “
The Twitter warnings were linked to tweets that Trump said the mail-in votes were fraudulent and would lead to a “poor election” in November.
This is the first time that the social media site has been referring to tweets from the president of the United States – Twitter’s best user frequently airs grievances to his 80 million followers.
The Twitter alert reads, “Get the facts on the mail-in ballot,” links to several news articles that defy the president’s claims that the mail-through process is fraudulent.
Trump’s reelection campaign erupted with warnings of “political machinations.”
“Partnering with side-by-side fake media is just a smokescreen used by Twitter to provide some false credibility to their overtly political tactics,” Trump’s campaign manager Brad Parscale said in a statement.