Tech’s star CEOs could be drag on Obama
San Francisco Chronicle, SF Gate
June 28, 2011

They’re technology celebrities who are responsible for one of America’s hottest products (the iPad 2), its most transformative cultural trend (Facebook) and one of the coolest additions to the national vocabulary (Googling).

No wonder Silicon Valley leaders such as Apple’s Steve Jobs, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and Google’s Eric Schmidt can revel in the political cachet that has made them regulars during President Obama’s West Coast visits.