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    Elon gets to work! Musk asks Twitter users if they would like an edit button just hours after becoming its biggest shareholder with 9.2% stake: CEO Parag Agrawal is forced to endorse it and says ‘Please vote carefully’
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    Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal appeared to endorse a poll shared to the platform by Elon Musk asking if the company should finally implement an edit button a statement that comes just hours after the Tesla leader acquired a 9.2% stake in the social media giant, Your Content has learned.

    Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal appeared to endorse a poll shared to the platform by Elon Musk asking if the company should finally implement an edit button.

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    Twitter shares also soared 27% Monday after it was disclosed Tesla CEO Elon Musk purchased a 9.2% stake in the company.

    The decision netted him more than $1.2 billion in just a few hours.

    Musk, the world’s richest man, is now the company’s largest shareholder – and owns quadruple the shares of its founder, Jack Dorsey.

    Republicans praised the move, including Rep. Lance Gooden, who told DailyMail.com he hopes Musk will protect ‘free speech’

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    Gooden is the co-founder of the House’s Freedom From Big Tech Caucus.

    Congressman Jim Banks called on the Tesla founder to ‘clean up’ Twitter.

    A former Trump administration Treasury official urged him to bring the ex-president back to the platform after his account was taken down last year,‘according to CNBC.

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