The Hill: Foreign Politicians Getting Fundraising Emails from Trump


"Donald Trump should have known better," said Paul S. Ryan, deputy executive director of The Campaign Legal Center, a nonpartisan group that pushes for enforcement of campaign finance laws.

"It is a no-brainer that it violates the law to send fundraising emails to members of a foreign government on their official foreign government email accounts, and yet, that's exactly what Trump has done repeatedly," he added. "The FEC's forum last week highlighted how foreign corporate money could infiltrate U.S. elections, but Trump's fundraising antics show that the FEC must also monitor candidates directly soliciting foreign money."

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