CBS News reports:
The CEOs of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google are set for a rare turn in the congressional spotlight on Wednesday, with lawmakers expected to pose a critical — and potentially perilous — question for the technology titans: Are you guys too powerful?
For the executives, the issue of their companies’ massive market dominance comes at a delicate time — amid an economic catastrophe that has wiped out businesses large and small while adding billions to the coffers of an industry that critics have dubbed Big Tech.
In addition, the hearing on Wednesday culminates a year-long investigation by the House Judiciary Committee into the foursome, who lead America’s largest companies by market value, even before the coronavirus pandemic reached U.S. shores in February and sent some of their stock prices skyrocketing.
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