This news seems to indicate a significant shift in Facebook’s attitude towards political advertisement on the platform.
Just recently, the platform has taken down President Trump’s ads with the reason being its violation of policies. According to Facebook, his campaign was using symbols that were linked to Antifa activity. The post that could have become the starting point for the concerns could be this one:
Many people are concerned whether the platform’s actions would be the same if the content was coming from Trump himself.