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Where Facebook insiders' political money goes

Facebook's top leaders are flexing their political muscle this cycle, contributing to their favorite party, or hoping to influence policy by giving to the company's political action committee.

Switch hitter

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David Ebersman gives to Facebook PAC. But in 2008 cycle, he gave to both parties.
  • Name: David Ebersman
  • Office: Chief Financial Officer
  • Amount contributed: $10,000
  • To whom: Facebook PAC

So far, this year Ebersman has only given to the Facebook PAC.

In the 2008 election, as top chief at the biotechnology firm Genentech Inc., Ebersman gave $2,000 to the National Republican Senatorial Committee, $1,000 to Sen. John McCain in his bid for the presidency, and $1,000 to President Obama.

Source: Getty
  @jenliberto - Last updated October 19 2012 05:19 AM ET