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Skip to comments.Weinerís Wife Didnít Disclose Consulting Work She Did While Serving in State Dept.
Posted on 05/16/2013 9:49:00 PM PDT by Second Amendment First
The State Department, under Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton, created an arrangement for her longtime aide and confidante Huma Abedin to work for private clients as a consultant while serving as a top adviser in the department. Connect with NYTMetro
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Ms. Abedin did not disclose the arrangement or how much income she earned on her financial report. It requires officials to make public any significant sources of income.
The disclosure of the agreement that Ms. Abedin made with the State Department comes as her husband, former Representative Anthony D. Weiner, a Democrat, prepares for a mayoral run in New York City. Politico reported the arrangement on Thursday afternoon.
Ms. Abedin declined a request for an interview, but the picture that emerges from interviews and records suggests a situation where the lines were blurred between Ms. Abedins work in the high echelons of one of the governments most sensitive executive departments and her role as a Clinton family insider.
While continuing her work at the State Department, in the latter half of 2012, she also worked for Teneo, a strategic consulting firm, which was founded by Doug Band, a former adviser to President Bill Clinton. Teneo has advised corporate clients like Coca-Cola and MF Global, the collapsed brokerage firm run by Jon S. Corzine, a former governor of New Jersey.
At the same time, Ms. Abedin served as a consultant to the William Jefferson Clinton Foundation and worked in a personal capacity for Mrs. Clinton as she prepared to transition out of her job as secretary of state.
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Anybody ever wonder what precisely these people ‘consult’ about. Is it consulting or paid access to power?
I don’t know anyone who isn’t outraged at everyone in DC and in government everywhere.
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I would assume that most of the current administration is doing ‘consulting’ work for corporations.
So Huma Weiner is hiding the fact that she is consulting for an international firm that specializes in planning for businesses to position well for coming policies?
Noooooo,, no conflict there at all.
and how much prison time will she get?
Oh wait.... thats only for R’s
Why should Huma Abedan disclose that she was working for private clients while working at the State Department (under) Hillery Clinton?
There is no requirement in the Obama executive branch that any employee disclose that they do ‘private consulting’ for:
Abu Nidal Organization (ANO)
Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG)
Al Jihad (AJ)
Al Qaida in Iraq (AQI)
Al Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP)
Al Qaida in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM)
Al-Aqsa Martyrs’ Brigade (AAMB)
Al-Gama’a al-Islamiyya (AGAI)
Al-Ittihad Al-Islam (AIAI)
Ansar al-Islam (AI)
Armed Islamic Group (GIA)
Asbat Al-Ansar (AAA) (”The League of Partisans”)
Autodefensas Unidas de Colombia (AUC)
Babbar Khalsa International (BKI)
Ejército de Liberación Nacional (ELN)
Euskadi Ta Askatasuna (ETA)
Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC)
Hamas (Harakat Al-Muqawama Al-Islamiya) (”Islamic Resistance Movement”)
Harakat ul-Mudjahidin (HuM)
Hezb-e Islami Gulbuddin (HIG)
International Sikh Youth Federation (ISYF)
Islamic Army of Aden (IAA)
Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU)
Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ Qods Force
Jemaah Islamiyyah (JI)
Kahane Chai (KACH)
Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK)
Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE)
Palestine Liberation Front (PLF)
Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ)
Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine - General Command (PFLP-GC)
Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP)
Sendero Luminoso (SL)
Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP)
Vanguards of Conquest (VOC)
World Tamil Movement (WTM)
Prolly because the Muslim Brotherhood doesn’t have a “Payer’s Federal Identification #”