Chicago Cronyism Fuels Obama's "Gangster Government"

We are all quite aware of the crew Obama rolls with. Bill Ayers, Rev. Jeremiah Wright, that guy who just got busted for prostitution in Hawaii, Tony Rezko, the names are endless. But in David Freddoso’s new book, Gangster Government: Barack Obama and the New Washington Thugocracy, he delves deeper than those fellows. He traces the genesis of Obama’s career in the Illinois state senate and the backroom deals and horse trading that went on that enabled Obama to rise in political stature.

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