CBS: Summers got $8 million from troubled banks in 2008

By David Edwards
Tuesday, April 7, 2009 7:29 EDT
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President Obama’s chief economic advisor is coming under criticism after records revealed that he received large fees from troubled financial institutions. CBS’ Thalia Assuras reported that Summer was paid nearly $8 million in salary, shares and speaking fees.

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David Edwards
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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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