The debate has debuted: President Zuckerberg or President Zuck?

Two years too young to be commander in chief, Mark Zuckerberg appears to be looking ahead to November 2020, when he’ll be 36.

The biggest indication of the Facebook founder’s White House interest came with news that he’s hired Democratic pollster Joel Benenson.

Benenson, notes Vanity Fair, was a chief adviser to Barack Obama, the chief strategist of Hillary Clinton’s failed 2016 campaign, and a man whose official bio boasts that he is “the only Democratic pollster in history to have played a leading role in three winning presidential campaigns.”

Why hire Benenson? To help Zuck’s charity?

“As a philanthropic organization focused on a number of substantive issues including science, education, housing and criminal justice reform, any research efforts we undertake is to support that work,” a Chan Zuckerberg Initiative spokesman said in a statement.

Politico said Benenson’s company, Benenson Strategy Group, will advise the philanthropy and conduct research for the nonprofit.

“Any work done with BSG will be focused on CZI’s efforts around science, education, and other policy areas,” a source familiar with the situation told Axios’s David McCabe. “It is not political in nature.”

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