Twitter adds safeguards after Trump account deactivated; report says employee was contractor

Twitter adds safeguards after Trump account deactivated; report says employee was contractor

But Twitter, as in the people on Twitter, wanted Twitter the company to promise that person a raise and more. "We are conducting a full internal review".

The person who shut the President out of Twitter was reportedly a private contractor hired by the company.

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There is so much tomfoolery, fake news, and just plain meanness that emanates from Trump's Twitter feed, many of Trump's supporters and enemies have attempted to curb his addiction to his favorite social media platform. Twitter, meanwhile, said: "Through our investigation we have learned that this was done by a Twitter customer support employee who did this on the employee's last day". Trump's official White House account, @POTUS, has 20.9 million followers.

The outage sparked discussion of the security of Trump's account, given the potentially dire consequences of messages falsely attributed to the president.

Micah Zenko, a national security analyst at the Chatham House global affairs think tank, said it was "amazing" how Twitter mishandled Trump's account.

President Trump says he's 'disappointed' with Justice
Asked about his initial testimony at a hearing last month, Sessions again told Franken he did not communicate with Russians . Even so, it's unclear how hard Democrats will go after Sessions even if they conclude that he lied to Congress.

█ My Twitter account was taken down for 11minutes by a rogue employee.

Mr. Trump uses his account, which has more than 41 million followers, as a mouthpiece for the USA presidency.

After the account was restored Trump did not tweet about the vanishing act, but made several posts on other topics.

"You say "human error", I say "due for a promotion", sports journalist Pete Blackburn tweeted.

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