Mark Zuckerberg forming political group to address immigration issues

Last Updated: Thursday, March 28, 2013 - 12:47

Washington: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is forming a political group to address issues such as education reform, immigration and scientific research.

The person familiar with the issue said the group will formally launch in the coming weeks.

According to Fox News, Zuckerberg, 28, has already used his Facebook wealth to address political issues close to him. He donated 100 million dollars of Facebook stock to Newark, N.J., schools.

He also has announced plans to donate nearly 500 million dollars in stock to a Silicon Valley charity to fund health and education issues.
In February he hosted a campaign event in his Palo Alto, California, home for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie , the report added.


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First Published: Thursday, March 28, 2013 - 12:47

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