U.S. Senator Josh Hawley has found a brand-new publisher for his book after being stopped by Simon & Schuster following the attack on the U.S. Capitol by supporters of President Donald Trump.
The book titled “The Tyranny of Huge Tech” is critical of huge tech corporations consisting of Google and Facebook. The day after the Capitol assault, Simon & Schuster said it would no longer publish the senator’s book.
Conservative publisher Regnery Publishing will now release the book in the summer season of 2021, its moms and dad Salem Media Group said in a statement on Monday.
Hawley, a Missouri Republican politician, had actually previously called for the Electoral College votes of states that elected President-elect Joe Biden to be turned down.
Hawley, 41, was chosen to the Senate in2018 He was the first member of his chamber to announce he would sign up with an effort launched by conservatives in the House of Representatives to challenge the typically ceremonial procedure of accrediting the electoral vote tally.
He came under fire after the attack on the Capitol by Trump fans on Jan. 6, which postponed accreditation of Biden’s election success by numerous hours that day, as lawmakers were required to flee to seek safety from the mad mob who had overwhelmed security forces. 5 individuals, including a Capitol Police officer, passed away in the violence.
( Reporting by Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru; Modifying by Christian Schmollinger)