FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google are a combination of photos from Reuters of the files. – REUTERS/File Photo
(Reuters) – Seven U.S. Senate Democrats asked for, the Trump administration, on a Friday in order to give out personal information on a possible Federal Trade Commission and the Justice Department’s antitrust investigation of Amazon.com Inc., Facebook Inc., Alphabet, Inc. Apple computer, Inc.
Reuters and other news outlets reported this month that the agencies have been gearing up in order to examine whether or not the companies are abusing their market power.
The senators, led by Senator Amy Klobuchar said in the letter, “in view of the silence of the COMMISSION and the Department of Justice, and the truth is that we still don’t know if these studies have been set up, and not to the American people.”
Report by David Shepardson; Editing by Cynthia Osterman