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- Published on Thursday, 27 February 2014 01:02
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Investigative Journalist Lee Fang is interviewed on his new report, "Obama Admin’s TPP Trade Officials Received Hefty Bonuses From Big Banks" from http://www.RepublicReport.org and the revolving door between Wall Street, K Street, and Government. Lee Fang is the first reporter to expose this! Lee writes, "Officials tapped by the Obama administration to lead the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade negotiations have received multimillion dollar bonuses from CitiGroup and Bank of America..." Read the full article here: http://www.republicreport.org/2014/big-banks-tpp/
Lee Fang is a reporting fellow with The Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute. He covers money in politics, conservative movements and lobbying. Lee’s work has resulted in multiple calls for hearings in Congress and the Federal Election Commission. He is author of The Machine: A Field Guide to the Resurgent Right, a recently published book on how the right-wing political infrastructure was rebuilt after President Obama's 2008 election. More on the book can be found at http://www.themachinebook.com This clip was recorded live from Filter Free Radio's Jacob Dean guest hosting The Nicole Sandler Show Tuesday 2/25/2014 in Portland, Oregon.