Obama defies base, hires Wall Street lobbyist for re-election campaign

Matthew Boyle The Daily Caller 10/25/2011

President Barack Obama’s new senior campaign adviser is a longtime Wall Street lobbyist, and has the potential to damage the president’s aspirations to appeal to the protesters currently “occupying” New York City’s Zuccotti Park.

Obama’s new adviser, Broderick Johnson, has an extensive history of lobbying for big banks and […]