|Barack Obama announces his nomination of Penny Pritzker as Secretary of Commerce. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster.)|
This story is from the Progressive magazine, The Nation:
The love fest between Barack Obama and his top fundraiser Penny Pritzker that has led to her being nominated as Commerce secretary would not be so unseemly if they both just confessed that they did it for the money. Her money, not his, financed his rise to the White House from less promising days back in Chicago.