Trump Admin Considered Facebook VP For Cabinet Role

Among the revelations ins Axios dumpof Trump transition team vetting documents: Facebook's global policy head and top Republican Joel Kaplan was considered for a Cabinet position. Kaplan, nicknamed Facebooks Lonely Conservative byTrump Tower in December 2016for an undisclosed meeting. The Senate confirmed Mick Mulvaney as Office of Management and Budget director in February of 2017 following his appointment in December. Kaplan's file was leaked along with files ondenied anti-conservative biasat Facebook and stated conservative groups [are] thriving on the network. A sub-section on Kaplans political soft spots includes questions for Kaplan like, To your knowledge, were there any active efforts by Facebook to censor pro-Trump messages from Facebook users who supported the President-elect? and Do you believe it is appropriate …