Hillary Clinton Has Made $5 Milllion in Speaking Fees Since Leaving Office


Mother Jones’s Andy Kroll’s report via NRO‘s Andrew Johnson:

Hillary Clinton has raked in nearly $5 million for her various appearances and speeches since leaving the State Department in February 2013, even though many of her more than 90 appearances have been unpaid. Her usual speaking fee is approximately $200,000 per appearance.

“This is a great way for a company to get access to her, to hear what she’s thinking, to be remembered if and when she does run for office, and to help her grow that nice little nest egg that she and her husband have been intent on building.”

— Campaign Legal Center policy director Meredith McGehee told Mother Jones

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Report: ATF misplaced 420 million cigarettes


WASHINGTON (AP) — Stephen Braun reports: Government agents acting without authorization conducted dozens of undercover investigations of illegal tobacco sales, misused some of $162 million in profits from the stings and lost track of at least 420 million cigarettes, the Justice Department‘s inspector general said Wednesday. Read the rest of this entry »

BUSTED: Nutcase Florida pastor arrested before he could light BBQ grill full of kerosene-soaked Qurans on anniversary of 9/11 attacks

BRIAN BLANCO/EPA - Polk County Sheriff's deputies escort Terry Jones (C) to a waiting patrol car in Lakeland, Florida, Sept.11, 2013

BRIAN BLANCO/EPA – Polk County Sheriff’s deputies escort Terry Jones (C) to a waiting patrol car

MULBERRY, Fla. — Law enforcement arrested a Florida pastor Wednesday as he drove to a park to light nearly 3,000 Qurans on fire to protest the 2001 terrorist attacks. Read the rest of this entry »