Media Advisory: Political Fundraising Pro Available for Quotes on Trump and Finance Finance Law
Veteran Political Fundraiser Kristin Oblander on Trump and Oppo Research: "Campaigns may not solicit or accept contributions from foreign nationals" Kristin Oblander is making herself available to credentialed media for quotes and commentary.
In his interview with ABC's George Stephanopoulos, President Trump was asked if whether he would take information offered from a foreign actor in the next election, or alert the FBI." Mr. Trump indicated that he would take the research, while initially indicating he would not call the FBI.
Opposition Research is an item of value. As such, taking it without disclosing it, would be prohibited under Federal Campaign Finance Law.
Ms. Oblander states, "Campaigns may not solicit or accept contributions from foreign nationals. Federal law prohibits contributions, donations, expenditures and disbursements solicited, directed, received or made directly or indirectly by or from foreign nationals in connection with any election — federal, state or local.
Media seeking additional commentary are encouraged to contact Ms. Oblander directly.
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