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Financial industry paid millions to Obama aide

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posted on Apr, 4 2009 @ 07:59 AM
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Financial industry paid millions to Obama aide


www.msnbc.msn.com

WASHINGTON - Lawrence H. Summers, the top economic adviser to President Obama, earned more than $5 million last year from the hedge fund D. E. Shaw and collected $2.7 million in speaking fees from Wall Street companies that received government bailout money, the White House disclosed Friday in releasing financial information about top officials.

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posted on Apr, 4 2009 @ 07:59 AM
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Well, whatever
Nothing surprising here I guess


Summers earned cash last year from firms over which he now has influence


That's how the cookie rolls. Sounds alot like installing puppet govt.s in foreign nations.

It's interesting how broad a scope this tactic has



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posted on Apr, 4 2009 @ 08:05 AM
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You can also go here to find out more.

Line two.



posted on Apr, 4 2009 @ 12:22 PM
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I tried to put on my surprised face, but I just couldn't muster one that was believable.

Just when I think that it can't get any more in your face, it gets up and slaps me. I am indeed surprised at the lack of torches, pitchforks and outrage.



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