Eric Garland+ Your Authors @ericgarland Intelligence analyst and advisor to CEOs and governments. I break down global events into clear narratives and appropriate profanity. Sep. 04, 2019 1 min read + Your Authors

The Senate is looking at Russia-owned American Ethane and its deals with China. Not a moment too- no, wait, they're a little slow here. 

Mikhail Yuriev, Andrey Kunatbaev, and Mariia Butina funder Konstantin Nikolaev buy 90% of a fossil fuel company in Texas to do deals with China, and we just now notice? 🤔 

And so this Russian billionaire buying up fossil fuel operations in Texas also funded Mariia Butina's...firearms group in America? 

Think Sen. Cruz and Sen. Cornyn ever knew about this deal and let it go through without a peep?

Or the connection to Russian firearms group bribery/lobbying?

That might explain a lot. </>

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