Google's Political Action Committee: Google NetPAC

Via Threadwatch, Google will flex political muscles
PAC to raise money for causes, candidates; lobbyists on board
from the San Francisco Chronicle covers how Google has created its own Political Action Committee named Google NetPAC to to support candidates backing "an open and free internet." Google has some small footprints in Washington already, hiring a lobbying firm in the past to help push public policy in the direction Google wants it to go.