Seattle has banned corporations with significant foreign ownership from funding local political campaigns. The new law may be challenged in court by companies such as Amazon, which spent more than…

Derek Cressman

Seattle has banned corporations with significant foreign ownership from funding local political campaigns. The new law may be challenged in court by companies such as Amazon, which spent more than $1.4 million to influence recent city council elections. The effort was led by Free Speech for People, Fix Democracy First, and the local League of Women Voters. https://www.kuow.org/stories/seattle-bans-foreign-influenced-corporate-election-spending

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