The Ambassadorships Big Money Can Buy

Appointing campaign bundlers or donors to plum ambassadorships is nothing new in politics, but President Obama has mastered the practice. According to the Center for Public Integrity:

"During his second term, Obama has now tapped 20 campaign bundlers for ambassadorships. Together, these moneymen and women raised at least $13.8 million — and likely much more — for Obama’s political committees since 2007, according to the Center for Public Integrity’s research.

CPI even put together this handy interactive graphic: