Read Mark Zuckerberg's prepared testimony to House panel

The House Energy and Commerce Committee on Monday released prepared testimony from Mark ZuckerbergMark Elliot ZuckerbergFacebook says it may have 'unintentionally uploaded' up to 1.5M users' email contacts Tech companies must act to stop horrific exploitation of their platforms The Hill's Morning Report — Combative Trump aims at Pelosi before Russia report MORE ahead of an appearance by the Facebook chief executive on Capitol Hill later this week.

The hearing comes amid fallout from revelations that the British data firm Cambridge Analytica, which worked on President TrumpDonald John TrumpThorny part of obstruction of justice is proving intent, that's a job for Congress Obama condemns attacks in Sri Lanka as 'an attack on humanity' Schiff rips Conway's 'display of alternative facts' on Russian election interference MORE's 2016 campaign, acquired the Facebook data of more than 87 million users without their consent.

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Zuckerberg on Tuesday is slated to appear before a joint hearing of the Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees. Members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee will question him on Wednesday.

Read his prepared testimony below.

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