TTP Investigation Uncovers Secret Google Conference Held Annually at Exclusive Montana Club


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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Campaign for Accountability (CfA), a nonprofit watchdog group that runs the Tech Transparency Project (TTP), revealed that former Google CEO Eric Schmidt apparently for years has hosted an annual conference that brings together policy analysts, entertainers, executives, and other influential individuals at the private Yellowstone Club in Big Sky, Montana. Past guests have included Austria’s chancellor, Sebastian Kurz, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, and singer Lady Gaga. While little is known about the exclusive event, a review of flight records and oblique social media posts provides a partial view of the exclusive gathering.

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