How The Clinton Campaign Decided To Accept Foreign Government Lobbyist Cash
- New emails reveal how an influential Clinton Foundation official changed the minds of Clinton’s inner circle and convince them to accept big money raised by lobbyists representing foreign governments.
- Originally, the Clinton campaign’s inner circle planned to refuse campaign donations bundled by lobbyists representing foreign governments.
- But all it took was the fear of “leaving money on the table” to inspire team Clinton to do a complete U-Turn and, as a senior official put it, “take the money!!”
- The Clintons decided to literally operate their campaign like their Foundation, letting foreign money flow, opening the door for more and more conflicts of interest.
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