Updated at 5:30 p.m. ET
President Trump on Thursday announced he is directing his administration to explore all regulatory and legislation solutions to "protect the free speech of all Americans."
Trump, speaking to conservative social media personalities at a White House "summit," said big tech "must not censor the voices of the American people."
"We're not going to be silenced," he said. Trump complained that people have been unable to follow him on some social media platforms. "People come up to me and say 'Sir, I can't follow you.' "