Trump campaign working with former Cambridge Analytica employees

Cambridge Analytica figure to testify about Facebook breach

At least four ex-employees of the firm now work for Data Propria, which performs campaign services similar to those Cambridge Analytica provided, the report says.

Parscale is a part owner of Data Propria's parent company Cloud Commerce, which bought his web development company Giles-Parscale in August for $9 million, according to multiple reports.

The document in question responds to questions first presented at an April hearing at which CEO Mark Zuckerberg was grilled on the company's data misuse in the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Although the head of Data Proporia denied these claims, he has confirmed that his new firm has agreed to do 2018 campaign work for the Republican National Committee.

In a 229-page document addressed to US Congress in the wake of Cambridge Analytica data breach scandal, Facebook revealed that it had looked into building the technology, Fortune reported on Wednesday.

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"I'm obviously open to any work that would become available", Oczkowksi told AP, adding that he is "laser-focused on the 2018 midterms", and will after that "start working on re-electing President Trump". Data of 87 million users the social network has been transferred to a third party - Cambridge Analytica, which helped in the presidential campaign of Donald trump.

In that same interview, he also talked about Trump 2020 campaign manager (and Trump 2016 digital director) Brad Parscale, saying, "There are few people who understand middle America like we do".

But in a conversation, which took place in public and was overheard by the AP, Oczkowski said that he and Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale were "doing the president's work for 2020".

The British firm was accused of unauthorized use of data in the interests of political clients. According to the AP, three of Data Propria's 10 staffers are ex-employees of Cambridge Analytica.

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