When federal election officials announced this month that they were closing an investigation into the Trump campaign’s alleged coordination with foreign nationals, they may have inadvertently opened the door to a case. is different.
On November 4, the office of the general counsel of the FEC announced year-end report in a three-year investigation into whether certain political committees, including the Trump campaign, illegally coordinated with foreign employees of Cambridge Analytica in the 2014 and 2016 elections.
Cambridge, a British data company that worked for Donald Trump’s campaign in 2016, hired Steve Bannon as US operations director before he became a top adviser to Trump. The company has been widely accused by watchdogs, employee accusers and governments around world of the illegal collection of Facebook data for the “psychological profiling” services the company provides to help with digital advertising-targeted campaigns — allegations the company denies.
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