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Facebook's giving goes both ways; Although Zuckerberg is wary of Warren, the company's PAC contributes across parties

Oct 07, 2019 - Crain's New York Business
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Facebook seems to want as many friends as possible.

The besieged social media giant has found itself again at the center of controversy after The Verge last week leaked audio of co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg warning of a "legal challenge" if Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren succeeds President Donald Trump in the White House. But despite the anxieties about a progressive victory (see "Why Dem donors don't back Warren," page 16), a Crain's analysis found a history of bipartisanship i...