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Vaughn Hannon

It's ok because it's not the government doing it...

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Cambridge Analytica is an obscure data-mining company funded by hedge fund billionaire Robert Mercer (Cruz's main financial backer). Cambridge Analytica created "psychographic profiles" of millions of Facebook users by scraping their personal data without their knowledge or permission.

Ted Cruz campaign hires dirty data-miners who slurped up millions of Facebook users' data

 

I can only imagine the outrage from the Right if this had been anyone else...