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Ryan Lovelace

Ryan Lovelace

Ryan Lovelace is a political reporter for The Washington Times with a focus on covering the advocacy groups in Washington. He previously reported for American Lawyer Media and covered politics and the Supreme Court for the Washington Examiner. He can be reached at rlovelace@washingtontimes.com.

Articles by Ryan Lovelace

Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., speaks about the coronavirus outbreak, after their policy luncheon, on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, March 10, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Google to lift coronavirus-related ad blockade for political advertisers

The coronavirus ad wars are coming to Google and President Trump's political opponents are rejoicing. The tech giant has lifted its previous ban on coronavirus-related ads, a policy put in place to prevent exploitation of the coronavirus crisis by opportunistic vendors hawking personal protective equipment in short supply. Published April 3, 2020

In this Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019, file photo, a man uses his smartphone as he stands near a billboard for Chinese technology firm Huawei at the PT Expo in Beijing. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)  **FILE**

Huawei runs campaign to look like solution to global problems

Huawei ran a new influence campaign using Facebook ads with disguised political messages, Twitter broadcasts by a leading American law firm, and the Chinese state television's American division. The effort is designed to make the Chinese tech giant look like the solution to all the world's problems just as the West's economies have come to a screeching halt. Published March 31, 2020