Cambridge Analytica CEO claims influence on U.S. election, Facebook questioned
Tuesday, 20 March 2018 LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The suspended chief executive of Cambridge Analytica said in a secretly recorded video broadcast on Tuesday that his UK-based political consultancy's online campaign played a decisive role in U.S. President Donald Trump's 2016 election victory.
The UK-based firm at the centre of a row over its use of Facebook data has suspended its CEO, Alexander Nix. Nix was secretly recorded by Channel 4 News appearing to suggest that Cambridge Analytica used a playbook of dirty tricks to discredit politicians. He claimed the firm had run Donald Trump's...
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