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Meet Robert Mercer, the conservative billionaire who was a megadonor for Trump during the 2016 campaign but is notably absent in 2020

Robert Mercer and his daughter, Rebekah, were amongst the most prominent conservative megadonors in 2016, extending unwavering support to President Trump. So far, Mercer has only made one six-figure donation to Trump’s reelection campaign. An influential figure in the hedge-fund industry and a computer scientist, Mercer made principal investments in […]
Meet Robert Mercer, the conservative billionaire who was a megadonor for Trump during the 2016 campaign but is notably absent in 2020
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Trump-linked firm Cambridge Analytica collected personal information from 50 million Facebook users without permission

Data firm Cambridge Analytica accessed data from 50 million Facebook users during the 2016 US presidential campaign without the users’ permission. Facebook suspended the firm from its platform on Friday, saying Cambridge Analytica lied about deleting the unauthorised information when it was first caught in 2015. President Donald Trump’s campaign […]
Trump-linked firm Cambridge Analytica collected personal information from 50 million Facebook users without permission