How a loophole in Facebook's political ad review system, letting verified buyers put anything in the "paid for by" field, has been weaponized in a Virginia race (Kevin Roose/New York Times)

Kevin Roose / New York Times:
How a loophole in Facebook's political ad review system, letting verified buyers put anything in the “paid for by” field, has been weaponized in a Virginia race  —  A competitive race in Virginia's 10th Congressional District has an alarming new element: anonymous attack ads on Facebook.



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