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Video: Carney Flees Questions on OFA Selling Access to the Presidency

Rick676 Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 1:20 PM
So you're saying that Obama can resist anything but temptation?
rman859 Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 1:22 PM
oh, its BUSHs fault that OBAMA is selling influence. offcourse. lol

We'll get to Carney's harried peace-out momentarily, but first let's get you up to speed.  Over the weekend, the New York Times reported that Organizing for Action (OFA) -- the post-election iteration of Obama's campaign apparatus -- is busy raising tens of millions of dollars to help apply political pressure on behalf of the president's second term agenda.  Times reporter Nicholas Confessore describes one of OFA's unorthodox fundraising methods that is garnering additional scrutiny: 
 

In private meetings and phone calls, Mr. Obama’s aides have made clear that the new organization will rely heavily on a small...