The New York legislation, which closely hews to a federal bill, would require internet companies to reveal who is paying and to show where content comes from.
A well-financed advertising and lobbying campaign for DACA beneficiaries is pushing Congress for a deal.
Doug Jones has portrayed his race for the Senate as an Alabama effort, apart from the national Democratic Party, but he is reaping the fruit of an energized party.
All three tech companies admitted ahead of hearings that Russia’s use of their platforms to sway the American electorate was bigger than previously acknowledged.
The page, posing as an activist group, was one of hundreds of fake accounts Russia used in an information campaign during the election, a revelation that has put Facebook on the defensive.