Tuesday, February 3, 2009
Boston Globe: Obama talks tough with Wall St., but what about his Cabinet?
Daschle, the former Senate majority leader, received more than $2 million in consulting fees from the firm along with some valuable perks. He failed to pay taxes on his car-and-driver perk. Separately, he apparently exaggerated the value of a charitable donation, leading to an inappropriate deduction. Having now repaid what he owes, Daschle hopes to be confirmed for Obama's Cabinet.
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