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Former Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos believes President Joe Biden should be subject to his own newly devised Disinformation Board after he shared a tweet that seemed to conflate inflation and corporate taxation.

On Friday, Bezos shared the president’s objectionable tweet, which he labeled "misdirection," and plainly called for it to be fact-checked.

"The newly created Disinformation Board should review this tweet, or maybe they need to form a new Non-Sequitur Board instead," Bezos tweeted in response, claiming the two issues lacked correlation or causation.

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"Raising corp taxes is fine to discuss. Taming inflation is critical to discuss. Mushing them together is just misdirection," he added.

In Biden’s initial tweet, he asked how one could "bring down inflation" and stated the answer was taxing the "wealthiest corporations" more or forcing them to "pay their fair share."

The newly created Disinformation Board should review this tweet, or maybe they need to form a new Non Sequitur Board instead. Raising corp taxes is fine to discuss. Taming inflation is critical to discuss. Mushing them together is just misdirection. https://t.co/ye4XiNNc2v

— Jeff Bezos (@JeffBezos) May 14, 2022

Biden announced the Department of Homeland Security’s new Disinformation Governance Board, which was created to combat disinformation in online social media posts, earlier this month.

The White House described the board as "nonpartisan" and "apolitical," but it has since been widely criticized, including knocks from FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr, who described it as "Orwellian" and "unconstitutional."

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Republican officials have also criticized the board and have announced a multi-state lawsuit against the DHS and the "un-American" board.

Biden’s remark came amid...

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