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Influence of foreign money in U.S. politics is seen in Chinese-owned company’s $1.3 million donation to Jeb Bush’s presidential campaign

3 months ago
Sky Canaves
ordon Tang and Huaidan Chen, a married pair of Chinese citizens who live in Singapore, have used a California company to support politicians, including Jeb Bush, whose brother Neil sits on their company's board. Their wealth also connects them to Mayor Ed Lee of San Francisco and Gary Locke, a former U.S. ambassador to China.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.

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