Members of Congress sign up for TikTok, despite security concerns

By: - January 24, 2023 4:06 am
A phone screen shows images for WeChat and TikTok in front of a two flags split in the background. The flags are for the United States and China.

Concerns about privacy and location tracking prompted Congress to add a ban on the popular app Tik Tok on work phones for federal employees. (Photo by Kevin Frayer / Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.