December 16, 2015
Which Corporations Own The White House
The president and his top advisers have kept an open door for CEOs of Fortune 100 companies, keeping almost 1,000 appointmentswith them, a Reuters review of White House records shows. Of the hundreds of appointments listed, Obama himself was present at about half. As the corrupting hand of government intervention spreads, so CEOs and the White House have become allies in advocating for immigration reform, the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal and reauthorization for the Export-Import Bank. So who really owns The White House?