Silicon Valley Billions Can Afford Plenty Of Lobbyists
Silicon Valley’s young guns changed the world, and with billions in the bank, they are looking to do the same to politics. Their first move: Hire all the lobbyists they can
Sean Parker, the 33-year-old former Facebook president who is worth about $2 billion, stood before dozens of donors to lay out the idea. “We feel for a long time Silicon Valley hasn’t been properly represented at a federal level,” he explained.