View single post by Arnold_OldSchool
 Posted: Sat Dec 23rd, 2017 01:20 am
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The Uranium One deal went through Homeland Security and a bunch of other checkpoints, so it wasn't some shadowy trick.
But the deal required multiple approvals by the U.S., beginning with the Committee on Foreign Investments in the United States. Under federal law, the committee reviews foreign investments that raise potential national security concerns.

The Committee on Foreign Investments in the United States
The Committee on Foreign Investments has nine members, including the secretaries of the treasury, state, defense, homeland security, commerce and energy; the attorney general; and representatives from two White House offices (the United States Trade Representative and the Office of Science and Technology Policy).