“But consultants in both parties noted that Facebook currently doesn’t accept political ads related to state or local initiatives in Washington state, after the state’s attorney general sued the company for failing to follow its disclosure laws in 2019.

‘It’s not that they can’t [make an exemption]. It’s that they don’t want to,’ said Annie Levene, a Democratic digital consultant. ‘Limiting ads to a specific state is literally an option within existing ad targeting.'”

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