Facebook PAC to exert influence in EU as well as US

Facebook PAC to exert influence in EU as well as US


Facebook has announced the formation of their own Political Action Committee (PAC), which will allow them to supply candidates with funds during the coming US elections.

This is just the latest in a series of moves by technology companies to exert their influence on Capitol Hill, amid increasingly complex issues of privacy and monopoly status.

To show the influence they plan to have on elections and policymaking, Facebook has already increased the amount of money spent on lobbying to...


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