According to the Center for Responsive Politics, Obama donors have been rewarded with Ambassadorship nominations. The practice is not new, but it is head turning for a President who promised a transparent administration. The donors – now Ambassador nominees – have given a total of over $98,000 to Obama personally, $3.4 million for his Presidential campaign and $1.4 million for his inaugural. Read the very interesting report here.
More Pay for Play in Obama’s Transparent Administration24 06 2009