Disinformation Governance Board

board of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security

The Disinformation Governance Board (DGB) is a United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) board announced on April 27, 2022, during a 2023 budget hearing before the United States House Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security. Its focus is combatting disinformation by human smugglers that encourages surges of migrants to the Mexico–United States border, as well as election interference by nations including Russia.

Quotes about Disinformation Governance Board edit

  • Surely, no American administration would ever use the power of government to sit in judgement on the First Amendment speech of its own citizens. Sadly, I was mistaken, you have chosen to make policing Americans’ speech your priority.
  • They didn’t need a ‘Disinformation Governance Board’ until Elon Musk threatened their control over the narrative.

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