Obama’s ROI Bonanaza

24 Nov

Return on Investment is  a great metric for success  – Clearly Obama donors are getting their money’s worth…

Obama campaign bundlers received more than $21,000 on average in government-backed loans and grants for every dollar they contributed to the Obama campaign.

In many instances, Schweizer said top Obama administration bundlers and influential Democrats — like California Senator Dianne Feinstein and former Vice President Al Gore– invested in companies before those companies received government-backed loans and grants, and then saw their investments flourish. 

One such company was Amyris biotechnologies in Berkeley, California. Weeks before Amyris received a $25 million grant from the Obama administration, Feinstein and her husband bought nearly a $1 million in equity in the company. Then, the initial investors, such as Gore, saw a $12 million investment balloon to more than $80 million after they took the company and cited the government grants as a reason the company would be successful.  As Schweizer noted, the IPO was only possible because of taxpayer dollars.

Who said Obama knows nothing about making money….

Bteitbart

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