Help us to disseminate news On Venezuela

The regime prevented National Assembly directive to travel the to the Inter-Parliamentary Union meeting, in Russia

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Cash-strapped Venezuela a major funder of Trump inauguration


sident Nicolas Maduro may be struggling to feed Venezuela but his socialist administration still managed to make a $500,000 donation to Donald Trump's inauguration, records released Wednesday show. Inaugural committee records filed with the Federal Election Commission show Citgo Petroleum, a U.S. affiliate of Venezuela's state oil company PDVSA, was one of the biggest corporate donors to events surrounding the swearing-in ceremony. The donation topped that of some U.S. corporate giants including Pepsi ($250,000), Walmart ($150,000) and Verizon ($100,000) and was on par with the likes of JP Morgan Chase and Exxon, which each donated $500,000. It came in under Bank of America's $1 million contribution. More…

No comments:

Post a Comment