President Obama's supporters are cashing in their chits, and checking out with jobs and political appointments.
Surprised, anyone? Apparently a left-leading watchdog group is - puzzled as to how Mr. Hope and Change has steered the government to status quo corruption.
|Washington Examiner, by Timothy P. Carney Original Article|
|President Obama's image as a scourge of the special interests is fading. His posture as a good-government reformer is increasingly seen as phony. The Center for Public Integrity, certainly not a right-leaning organization, has a new report out about the favor machine that operates in this administration: More than two years after President Obama took office vowing to banish “special interests” from his administration, nearly 200 of his biggest donors have landed plum government jobs and advisory posts, won federal contracts worth millions of dollars for their business interests or attended numerous elite|