Friday, 11 May 2018

Some of you should recognize these.

quote [ Thousands of Facebook ads bought by Russians to fool U.S. voters released by Congress ]

The misinformation about this is still going on. How long is it going to be OK for a political party in the United States to be underwritten by a foreign power?

Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee released thousands of Russian Facebook ads on Thursday, offering the public its first in-depth look at the troubling messages used to heighten tensions among Americans during and after the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

Reveal
§30121. Contributions and donations by foreign nationals
(a) Prohibition

It shall be unlawful for-

(1) a foreign national, directly or indirectly, to make-

(A) a contribution or donation of money or other thing of value, or to make an express or implied promise to make a contribution or donation, in connection with a Federal, State, or local election;

(B) a contribution or donation to a committee of a political party; or

(C) an expenditure, independent expenditure, or disbursement for an electioneering communication (within the meaning of section 30104(f)(3) of this title); or

(2) a person to solicit, accept, or receive a contribution or donation described in subparagraph (A) or (B) of paragraph (1) from a foreign national.
(b) "Foreign national" defined

As used in this section, the term "foreign national" means-

(1) a foreign principal, as such term is defined by section 611(b) of title 22, except that the term "foreign national" shall not include any individual who is a citizen of the United States; or

(2) an individual who is not a citizen of the United States or a national of the United States (as defined in section 1101(a)(22) of title 8) and who is not lawfully admitted for permanent residence, as defined by section 1101(a)(20) of title 8.
[SFW] [politics] [+1 WTF]
[by bbqkink@2:58amGMT]

Comments

steele said @ 3:23am GMT on 11th May [Score:1 Funny]
I have an ad blocker so this doesn't affect me. /s
bbqkink said @ 5:05am GMT on 11th May [Score:1 Funny]
Hugh E. said @ 2:09pm GMT on 11th May [Score:1 Underrated]
These news stories are so ridiculous! Just take a moment and think about them:
1) Why would a celebrated RELIGIOUS leader endorse someone as morally compromised as Trump?
2) How would a politician involved in sex acts with minors be a viable candidate?
3) And selling weapons to America's enemy? What patriotic citizen would do that?
4) (I got nothing ..... yet)
midden said[1] @ 10:06am GMT on 11th May
While these headlines may or may not be true, Hillary, Francis, and probably even Trump are clearly Reptilians. They barely bother to disguise Melania, Don Jr. and Eric.
bbqkink said @ 8:59pm GMT on 11th May

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