FEC stalemates on how to deal with foreign-owned companies spending in elections | OpenSecrets Blog

Federal law states that foreign nationals cannot donate or spend money in U.S. elections. Period.But how should the law treat companies with foreign ties, such as U.S. subsidiaries wholly owned by foreign companies? Basically, companies owned by foreign firms can spend in U.S. elections

FEC stalemates on how to deal with foreign-owned companies spending in elections

Federal law states that foreign nationals cannot donate or spend money in U.S. elections. Period.

But how should the law treat companies with foreign ties, such as U.S. subsidiaries wholly owned by foreign companies?

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Source: FEC stalemates on how to deal with foreign-owned companies spending in elections | OpenSecrets Blog

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