In two separate congressional hearings Wednesday, top lawyers from Google Inc., Facebook Inc. and Twitter Inc. testified on Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.  In both hearings, the trio of in-house lawyers faced scrutiny about a “cataclysmic change” and what’s being done to address it.

As with yesterday’s hearing, Facebook general counsel Colin Stretch and Twitter acting general counsel Sean Edgett represented their respective companies. But joining them Wednesday was another high-powered Silicon Valley lawyer, Google general counsel Kent Walker.

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