A billion-dollar year for Silicon Valley foundation
Original post made on Oct 3, 2013
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on Oct 3, 2013 at 12:39 pm
Isn't this the foundation that has advocated immigration reform? Since they wanted more visas for high-performing technical types who they might hire at lower salaries than current citizens donations might be thought of as a tax-deductible political contribution.
on Oct 3, 2013 at 3:18 pm
@Jon: Zuckerberg has been actively working toward immigration reform; and of course this has a lot to do with hiring foreign born engineers and nothing to do with Mexican laborers.
But, is there evidence that the charitable foundation puts money toward political lobbying? I would think that would not be legal.
on Oct 3, 2013 at 3:37 pm
Carson said community foundations are permitted to engage in some lobbying activities, within limits. Web Link