Google faces grilling on ad business before US Senate antitrust panel


WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google will be questioned about its ad business in a hearing on Tuesday, with a particular focus expected on whether it misused its dominance in online advertising to drive profits. Senator Mike Lee, a Republican and chair of the U.S.

Senate Judiciary Committee's antitrust panel, is likely to also press Google on allegations that it is opaque in pricing advertising services, as its critics complain. Lee is expected to express concern that Google may have broken U.S. antitrust law, a source.....

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