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Friday, April 28, 2017
Maybe Obama Is Doing Paid Speeches Because He Thinks Big-Money Special Interests Are Fine
The news that Barack Obama will be paid $400,000 to deliver a speech at a September health care conference sponsored by the Cantor Fitzgerald investment bank has provoked wildly different reactions among self-identified progressives. To generalize, one group thinks it's a big mistake for someone...