FEC Republicans block efforts to investigate NRA’s financial ties to Russia

Late last week, the Federal Election Commission (FEC) deadlocked on whether to pursue an investigation into potential Russian financing of the National Rifle Association (NRA). The split 2-2 vote fell along partisan lines, with the FEC’s two Republicans voting against any further inquiry into whether Alexander Torshin, a sanctioned Russian official, and Maria Butina, a … Continue reading FEC Republicans block efforts to investigate NRA’s financial ties to Russia