Big Tech Doesn’t Care About Your Voting Rights

The tech industry’s new Chamber of Progress diverts attention away from thorny tech policy issues

Moe Tkacik
4 min readMar 31, 2021

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Delta CEO Ed Bastian spoke out against the Georgia voting law, under threat of boycotts. Photo: Stephanie Keith/Getty Images

Two years ago Google fired its chief lobbyist of twelve years, mostly it seems for having been so darn good at his job. Adam Kovacevich was a longtime Joe Lieberman flack and an inveterate astroturf activist: the son of a…

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Moe Tkacik

senior fellow at the American Economic Liberties Project, co-founder of Jezebel, former Wall Street Journal reporter, off-again waitress, mommy