U.S. Senate panel debates how to protect children on social media platforms

By: - November 7, 2023 5:55 pm

U.S. Sens. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., and Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., talk to reporters about their legislation to establish guidelines intended to protect children on social media platforms, prior to a U.S. Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023. (Samantha Dietel | States Newsroom)

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Samantha Dietel
Samantha Dietel

Samantha Dietel is a reporter intern in Washington, D.C. She is pursuing a degree in journalism at the University of Missouri-Columbia. She has previously covered the Missouri legislature in Jefferson City as a reporter for the Columbia Missourian.