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Twitter Flags Donald Trump Tweet On Mail-In Ballots Over “Disputed” Content

Donald Trump has repeatedly attacked mail-in voting, claiming with out proof that it’s going to result in fraud

Social media firm Twitter Inc on Monday flagged a tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump about mail-in ballots, including a disclaimer describing the submit‘s content material as “disputed” and doubtlessly deceptive.

Huge issues and discrepancies with Mail In Ballots all around the USA. Will need to have remaining complete on November third“, Trump tweeted late on Monday, with the tweet giving no proof for his assertion.

“Some or all the content material shared on this Tweet is disputed and is likely to be deceptive about the way to take part in an election or one other civic course of“, Twitter’s disclaimer stated.

The disclaimer included a hyperlink to a web page highlighting how mail voting was authorized and protected.

Many states have expanded early voting and the usage of mail-in ballots forward of the November three election, as some Individuals attempt to keep away from crowded polls in the course of the coronavirus pandemic.

Trump has repeatedly attacked mail-in voting, claiming with out proof that it’s going to result in widespread fraud. Democrats have argued it’s a protected and dependable different to in-person voting.

Twitter has additionally beforehand flagged posts from Trump, together with a tweet earlier this month through which Trump claimed he was proof against the coronavirus, with the social media firm saying the tweet had made “deceptive well being claims”.

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