The Media – who during the Obama years never encountered any deficit spending they didn’t like – are now suddenly concerned that Trump’s “tax cut for the rich” is not being offset by spending cuts.
I wonder how nouveau riche ex-president Barry feels about the proposed cut. Given that he’s already established his starter speaking fee at $400k a pop,
Even as President Obama faced criticism for getting $400,000 for a speech to a Wall Street bank, he pocketed the same amount of money for a second speech, The Post has learned.
Obama made another $400,000 on Thursday when he appeared at the A&E Networks advertising upfront at The Pierre Hotel. He was interviewed over 90 minutes at the Midtown Manhattan event by presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin in front of the cable network’s advertisers.
and given how much he loves the sound of his own voice, he could easily be a bona fide member of the 1% in no time. more here