United States

Amazon, Google, Facebook workers gave $90K to Elizabeth Warren over 8 years

Sen. Elizabeth Warren has called for breaking up Amazon, Google and Facebook even as she raked in campaign donations from executives and employees of the big tech firms, according to a report on Tuesday. The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate accepted at least $90,000 from employees of the three top-tier tech companies between 2011 and 2018, including a $2,700 contribution from Facebook’s chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg, Politico reported. The amount came from donors who gave at least $200 to her two Senate campaigns and who listed their employers, the report said. Speaking at a rally on Friday in Long Island City, where Amazon backed out of building a second headquarters because of local opposition, Warren proposed tha ...