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Facebook, Google Back Washington Group For Tech Giants

Reuters | Posted 09.24.2012 | Technology

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Google Inc, Amazon.com Inc, eBay Inc, Facebook Inc and other big Internet companies are starting a trade association to handle ...

Facebook Hires Former Clinton Press Secretary

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 08.14.2011 | Technology

After talks with former Obama press secretary Robert Gibbs reportedly fell apart, Facebook has hired another candidate with a White House resume who c...

Facebook Hires Two Ex-Bush Staffers

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 07.26.2011 | Technology

Facebook, the world's largest social networking site, has added more muscle to its team in Washington D.C. by hiring two officials that formerly serve...

Facebook Spent Over 5 Times More On Lobbying Than It Did In Same Period Last Year

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 06.21.2011 | Technology

Silicon Valley-based Facebook is deepening its ties to D.C., and not only by hosting President Obama for an interview at its headquarters: Facebook sp...

Facebook May Hire Former Obama Staffer Robert Gibbs

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.28.2011 | Technology

Facebook may be trying to add some presidential polish to their public image: according to the New York Times, the social networking site is in talks ...

What Tech Spends On Lobbying: Google, Apple, Facebook Compared

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Since Obama was first elected in 2008, a number of prominent tech companies have stepped up their lobbying efforts, with many opening offices in D.C. ...

Facebook Ramps Up Lobbying

USA Today | Jon Swartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO -- As lawmakers and regulators ponder sweeping changes to online privacy law, Facebook is working to shape its image on Capitol Hill and...