By Dylan Byers, CNN
The company has faced a fierce backlash since news broke last month that Cambridge Analytica, a London-based data analytics group that worked for the 2016 Trump campaign, was able to obtain information about tens of millions of users. The news of Monday’s meetings was reported earlier by Reuters.
Zuckerberg is scheduled to go before a joint hearing of the Senate Judiciary and Commerce committees on Tuesday, and then the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Wednesday.
Facebook on Monday will begin alerting the 87 million users whose data may have been harvested by Cambridge Analytica.