The Ambassadorships Big Money Can Buy

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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: