"Fundamentally transforming the U.S.A."
Disgraced former MF Global CEO Jon Corzine was one of 83 New York metro-area donors who helped raise millions of dollars for President Obama’s re-election, according to a list of bundlers released by the campaign yesterday.(see Bundlers List: here; full story at nypost.com)
Before the financial scandal unfolded at MF Global, Corzine had been one of Obama’s go-to guys to raise cash from Wall Street financiers.
The U.K. recognizes USSR (1924)
Vidkun Quisling is appointed Premier of Norway by the Nazi occupiers (1942)
Roman Polanski skips bail and flees the U.S. to France after pleading guilty to charges of engaging in sex with a 13-year-old girl (1978)
President Barack Obama delivers remarks supportive of pro-Islamist protests in Egypt (2011)
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