The American company Google will remain neutral during the presidential race in the United States and will not support any of the candidates. This was stated by its Director Sundar Pichai.
The Committee's senior Republican, Jim Jordan (from Ohio), asked Pichai whether The company intended to вЂњchange its functionsвЂќ in order to support the most likely democratic candidate, Joseph Biden. вЂњWe support both election campaigns. We believe that political advertising is an important component of freedom of speech in democratic countries, вЂњ the head of Google said. He also assured that the company interacts with the election headquarters of the democratic and Republican presidential candidates impartially and вЂњwithin the lawвЂќ.
вЂњWe will not do any work to change the situation politically in one way or another. This is not in line with our values, вЂњ Pichai said. Later, he added that he вЂњmakes commitmentsвЂќ. вЂњWe will continue to take a neutral position, as it has always been,вЂќ he assured.
According to the lawmaker, there is evidence that during the 2016 us presidential race, Google tried to support the Democrats. The current us leader, Donald Trump, accused Google and other technology companies of being biased against Republicans and supporting Democrats.