BloombergQuint: Google, Facebook and Twitter Scramble to Hold Washington at Bay

BloombergQuint: Google, Facebook and Twitter Scramble to Hold Washington at Bay. “Google summoned about 200 policy staff from around the world last month for a debate on whether the company’s size has made it too attractive as a target for government regulators. The two-day retreat in Monterey, California, where employees from the $682 billion company plied Washington policy experts with questions about the pros and cons of its size, took place as Google confronts European antitrust claims and proposed U.S. legislation that would increase online publishers’ liability for content produced by others.”