Ridin' dirty on dirty money....

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    There are thieves in both political camps, but the Dims are masters at getting away with it....
    You can launder it through as investment firm for imaginary work or just keep it your freezer for emergencys.....
    If your a Dim, you'll get away with it more than not.....


    http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=aQKAq1WjTDjI

    Bill Clinton Earned $15.4 Million From Burkle Firm (Update2)

    By Ryan J. Donmoyer

    April 5 (Bloomberg) -- Former President Bill Clinton has earned $15.4 million from billionaire Ron Burkle's Yucaipa Cos. investment firm since 2003, according to tax documents released by his wife, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.

    The earnings represent 20 percent of the approximately $75 million Bill Clinton earned during the same period, according to the documents. That may raise new questions about what services he performed for Los Angeles-based Yucaipa, whose investors include the ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid al- Maktoum.

    Tax lawyers said the Yucaipa partnership income for Bill Clinton looks to be a form of salary because it was in round numbers for most years.

    ``Most people who make that much money work for it,'' said Yale University tax law professor Michael Graetz, a former Treasury Department official in President George H.W. Bush's administration. ``What are they being paid for, and if it's the Sheikh of Dubai paying the husband of somebody who might be the next president of the United States, what do they think they're paying for?'' v
     

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