Donald Trump’s media company has a new CEO: future former Rep. Devin Nunes
A filing just revealed an SEC investigation into plans for a Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) called Digital World Acquisition Corp. to merge with Trump Media & Technology Group (TMTG) and start trading on the Nasdaq, so what’s next for the social media/mainstream media giant?
Of course TMTG . has just announced a smashing new CEO recruit, recruiting Congressman Devin G. Nunes. Nunes, a Trump supporter and defender, was a member of the House Intelligence Committee investigating allegations that Russia aided the Trump campaign in the 2016 election. mother of Devin Nunes and the cow of Devin Nunes” Devin G. Nunes.
Congressman plans to leave US House of Representatives – where reclassification may have made his current chair hard to hold — and take on the new role in January. In a statement, the man named in a lawsuit alleges, this cow account caused him “extreme pain and suffering,” saying, “The time has come to reopen the Internet and allow the free flow of ideas and expression without censorship.”
As CEO of TMTG, he is said to lead the emerging social media platform Truth Social, hoping to take on the likes of Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter’s Parag Agrawal (both platforms banned the former president from using it earlier this year). inciting an uprising in the Capitol). Nunes will also use the streaming platform TMTG Plus, which the company says is a subscription-based video service packed with “unawakened entertainment, news, documentaries, podcasts and more”.
According to TMTG President Donald Trump, “Congressman Devin Nunes is a fighter and a leader. He will become an outstanding CEO of TMTG. Devin understands that we must prevent the liberal media and Big Tech from destroying the freedoms that make America great. America is ready for TRUTH Social and the end of censorship and political discrimination.”
In October, Truth Social was cited by Mastodon for reusing the project’s open source code without including the required notices and publishing the changes it made for the community to benefit from. From that moment on, PC Mag pointed out that Truth has Social recognized its open-source roots and some code posted. However, the available package doesn’t seem to include any of the “proprietary” code operators the site will use
While announcing the merger between DWAC and TMTG, the companies indicated that Truth Social would have a “beta launch for invited guests” in November.