Members of Congress Defend TikTok After Receiving Donations

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U.S. Rep. Jamaal Bowman (D-NY) speaks as Rep. Robert Garcia (D-CA) and TikTok supporters listen during a news conference in front of the U.S. Capitol - Alex Wong/Getty Images
  • Members of the Congressional Black Caucus and Congressional Hispanic Caucus defended TikTok as it faces accusations that it is a spyware tool for the Chinese government.
  • It has been recently revealed that the Chinese-owned parent company ByteDance gave six-figure contributions to nonprofits aligned with the congressional Black and Hispanic Caucuses. 
  • The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute both received a $150,000 donation from ByteDance in December 2020.
  • ByteDance made the donation while facing national security concerns and threats of a ban in the U.S. Read More

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