Google (GOOG) Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt will testify in the Senate, likely in September,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Google (GOOG) Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt will testify in the Senate, likely in September, about the company's growing grip on the Internet. Subcommittee chairman Herb Kohl insisted on Schmidt or CEO Larry Page, and wouldn't take Chief Legal Officer David Drummond for an answer. Two weeks ago, the FTC opened a formal antitrust probe into Google.