While conservatives distract themselves to the point of hysteria over how to derail presidential contender Donald Trump, they are taking their eyes off the real prize — how to prevent Hillary Clinton from claiming the Oval Office.
Written By Tiffany Gabbay, As Reported first on Truth Revolt:
Meanwhile the transcripts are MIA.
A new report published in the Free Beacon reveals a major tech company that paid Hillary Clinton $335,000 in 2014 for a single speech (we’d love to see the transcript of that one) just settled a suit with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over claims it repeatedly bribed foreign political officials in order to gain a business advantage:
Qualcomm, a wireless telecommunications company based in San Diego, paid $7.5 million to settle the SEC probe. In a statement announcing the settlement last week, the commission accused the company of violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act between 2002 and 2012 by hiring unqualified relatives of Chinese officials and providing them with luxury gifts that had “no valid business purpose.”
These allegations were echoed in a civil lawsuit filed by Qualcomm’s shareholders last month, which also accused the company’s executives of defrauding investors.
Clinton spoke at Qualcomm’s Wireless Reach conference in October 2014. Critics noted that the $335,000 speech payment was more than Bernie Sanders’s entire net worth.
According to Qualcomm’s website, Clinton’s address “captivated” the audience and focused on “the importance of empowering girls and women to believe they can succeed in any field.”
Not surprisingly, Qualcomm has been aboard the Clinton-train for quite some time, having contributed upwards of $250,000 to the Clinton Foundation and having ….