Udall, Markey, Blumenthal Call for FTC Investigation into Manipulative Marketing in Children’s Apps

Udall, Markey, Blumenthal Call for FTC Investigation into Manipulative Marketing in Children’s Apps

Many popular apps used by children 5 and under include manipulative marketing

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.), Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.)members of the Senate Commerce Committee, called on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to launch an investigation into new evidence of manipulative marketing in apps directed at children.