Facebook will have some new ammunition this fall when lawmakers from both parties dig into the company's operations, particularly its privacy and data sharing policies.
Facebook has hired Privacy lawyer Erin Egan to become senior policy adviser and director of privacy in October and Louisa Terrell, former special assistant to the president at the White House, as director of public policy at Facebook.
Our colleague Chris Frates adds in his new blog, Influence Alley:
The company has also gone on a communications hiring spree, bringing on former Obama White House aide Sarah Feinberg, former Clinton press secretary Joe Lockhart and former McCain presidential spokesman Tucker Bounds.
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