Other ethical fights broke out last fall because Tom Kalil, an OSTP alum, was serving as an unpaid consultant at the science office while still working as chief innovation officer at Schmidt Futures
— Alex Thompson (@AlexThomp) March 28, 2022
Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt’s charity foundation indirectly paid the salaries of two White House employees – this included the current chief of staff Marc Aidinoff, who is one of the most powerful officials in the office.
In total, at least a dozen employees of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy are former associates of Schmidt.
When will the GOP stand up to Big Tech oligarchs?