Naw, not in the new international system of political corruption. It was probably going on all the while, but in the last 20 plus years has become epidemic.
Here’s a recounting of the past 20 plus years of Iranian lobbying and contributions to dems.
It’ll make you think about the concept of betrayal or the label–TRAITOR TO YOUR COUNTRY. You might recall the Death to America chants started with the Ayatollah and Carter. Iran was properly identified as part of the axis of evil by W. I guess being against America is to be for the democrat party.