In response to spiraling violence in parts of Chicago, President Trump vowed to “send in the feds.” Some in media wonder if the industry might need the same.

Most expect an extremely business-friendly administration. (Take a look at the stock market.) But two of the biggest companies that have a lot to lose in D.C. are Facebook and Google. Because they’re so woven into the daily fabric of American life, they have gobs of personal data on users, which helps explain why they dominate the online advertising market. Together, they brought in about 70 percent of U.S. digital advertising revenue in the third quarter of 2016, according to an estimate by Digital Content Next, the trade association for premium digital publishers. And their executives are not exactly known as the most friendly to Trump.

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