Zuckerberg, Soros, and Steyer Spend Millions on Out-of-State Ballot Initiatives
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is among
the billionaires financing ballot measures.
Many of them are supporting measures in
states where they don’t actually reside.
Zuckerberg, who lives in California and Hawaii,
has invested in a ballot measure in Ohio.
The measure would soften penalties
for those convicted of drug possession.
“It’s not being proposed by Ohioans.
It’s being driven by money from out of state,”
said Louis Tobin, Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys
The billionaires have invested more than
$70 million in out-of-state measures.
The analysis of state records was
conducted by the Center of Public Integrity.