Campaign Legal Center hosted “Yes, Asking Foreign Governments for Political Favors Breaks the Law,” a conference call on foreign election interference, the president’s recent campaign finance violations, and abuses of power.
During the call, CLC experts discussed the criminal indictment of two Ukrainian-Americans for campaign finance violations, which were uncovered in a CLC complaint to the Federal Election Commission.
CLC’s complaint outlined how Soviet-born Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman laundered six-figure contributions to President Trump’s super PAC through a shell corporation.
The complaint helped trigger a series of revelations showing how the pair leveraged the access their contribution had afforded to deepen their connections with figures close to the president.
Read more about CLC’s actions to hold President Trump accountable for legal violations involving Ukraine.