WOW! 46 of 55 House Committee Members Received FB Contributions

WayneDupreeShowPublished: April 10, 2018
Published: April 10, 2018

Members of the House and Senate committees will be questioning the CEO about privacy protection and the violations that have rocked the company as of late.

According to a report last week by USA Today, some of these lawmakers are also the “biggest recipients of campaign contributions from Facebook employees directly and the political action committee funded by employees.”

The congressional panel that received the most contributions from the company is the House Energy and Commerce Committee, whose lawmakers are set to question Zuckerberg on Wednesday.

Of the 55 members on this committee, all but nine of them have received contributions by Facebook for the past decade, with the average Democrat receiving nearly $6,750 and the average Republican receiving $6,800.

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