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Six years ago, President Obama warned the nation that foreign corporations could soon pour money into the U.S. election system thanks to the Supreme Court Citizens United decision. Now, direct evidence has emerged for the first time showing a foreign company has indeed donated money to a federal campaign. Documentation obtained by The Intercept shows a company owned by Chinese nationals donated $1.3 million to Jeb Bush’s super PAC after receiving advice from a prominent Republican lawyer. To talk more about the exposé, we are joined by The Intercept’s Lee Fong, who co-wrote the multi-part series “Foreign Influence.”

Continue reading:  First Evidence Surfaces of Foreign Money Pouring into U.S. Elections After Citizens United

Further reading:  Lee Fang on How Citizens United Opened Floodgates for Foreign Corporate Money in U.S. Elections

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8 thoughts on “First Evidence Surfaces of Foreign Money Pouring into U.S. Elections After Citizens United

  1. Sad. I wonder when people will get upset over all the shadow playing the wealthiest are doing in American politics. Do the rebel rednecks in Texas know their beloved Bush family is taking foreign money. Hugs

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