Obama corruption, Alexi Giannoulias speaks at Convention, Chicago corruption, Obama mentor to Giannoulias, Giannoulias mob ties, Dan Shomon, Audacity of corruption
“Giannoulias is so tainted by reputed mob links that several top Illinois Dems, including the state’s speaker of the House and party chairman, refused to endorse him even after he won the Democratic nomination with Obama’s help.” Lynn Sweet, Chicago Sun-Times The Citizen Wells blog began researching Obama’s ties to Alexi Giannoulias and other Chicago and Illinois corruption figures months ago. This blog posted an article about Alexi Giannoulias, Dan Shomon and corruption on May 14, 2008. Here is an exerpt from the article: “Like the ill-advised connection to ObamaRead More
The Case Against Barack Obama, Dan Shomon, Robert Blackwell, David Freddoso, Killerspin, Illinois State Grants, Legal retainer, Money Laundering, LA Times article
One of the least reported aspects of Obama’s past and his ties to corruption and dubious business associations is the Robert Blackwell “legal retainer” in conjunction with Dan Shomon. The LA Times broke this story back in April 2008. They referred to Dan Shomon as an Obama campaign aide. This blog, Citizen Wells, dug deeper into the role of Dan Shomon. Dan Shomon was actually Obama’s Campaign Manager at one time and he was also a lobbyist. Dan Shomon’s name is at the top of an announcement of Robert BlackwellRead More
Dan Shomon, Obama, Robert Blackwell, Illinois state grants, Obama retainer, Killerspin, Blagojevich, Rezko, Alexi Giannoulias, Not on MSM, MSM being bought?
The Los Angeles Times, in an article dated April 27, 2008 reveals that Obama received a $8,000 a month retainer from Robert Blackwell for his technology firm, Electronic Knowledge Interchange, for a total of $112,000. The following exerpts are from the LA times article: “A few months after receiving his final payment from EKI, Obama sent a request on state Senate letterhead urging Illinois officials to provide a $50,000 tourism promotion grant to another Blackwell company, Killerspin.” “With support from Obama, other state officials and an Obama aide who wentRead More