RESPONDENT: Twitter, Inc.
COMPLAINANT: Gaetz, Matt
SUBJECT: Contributions-Prohibited; Reporting
DISPOSITION: The Commission decided by a vote of 6-0 to:
1. Find no reason to believe that Twitter, Inc., violated 52 U.S.C. § 30118(a) by making prohibited in-kind corporate contributions.
2. Find no reason to believe that Twitter, Inc., violated 52 U.S.C. § 30104(c) by failing to disclose independent expenditures.
3. Approve the appropriate letters.
The Commission decided by a vote of 5-1 to: 1. Adopt the Factual and Legal Analysis, as recommended in the Memorandum to the Commission dated December 11, 2020, as last circulated by Vice Chair Dickerson’s Office on August 9, 2021 at 3:26 p.m. 2. Close the file.
|No RTB||Twitter, Inc.||
52 U.S.C. §30118(a)
|Complaint, Responses, Designation of Counsel and Extensions of Time||07/20/2020||Response from Twitter, Inc. 1 MB|
|06/09/2020||Grant of Extension of Time to Twitter, Inc. 680 KB|
|06/08/2020||Designation of Counsel and Request for Extension of Time from Twitter, Inc. 832 KB|
|06/05/2020||Notification of Complaint to Twitter, Inc. 609 KB|
|05/27/2020||Complaint 1 MB|
|General Counsel Reports, Briefs, Notifications and Responses||08/24/2021||Notification with Factual and Legal Analysis to Twitter, Inc. 902 KB|
|08/24/2021||Notification to Congressman Matt Gaetz 923 KB|
|12/11/2020||First General Counsel's Report 916 KB|
|Certifications||08/10/2021||Twitter, Inc. 735 KB|
|Statements of Reasons||10/19/2021||Vice Chair Allen Dickerson and Commissioner Jame E. "Trey" Trainor, III 667 KB|
|09/14/2021||Commissioner Sean J. Cooksey 707 KB|
|Primary respondent||Twitter, Inc.|
|Respondent's counsel||Wiley Rein LLP|