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And You Thought Foreign Cash Would Stop Heading Obama’s Way After the Election

BREAKING NEWS: A foreign king will give our current president a cash payment of roughly $1.4 million for his recent policy changes.

J. P. Freire of the Washington Examiner and frequent NRO contributor Ed Whelan take a look at the relevant laws on a president accepting a foreign award of more than minimal value. Most folks won’t mind the title or the award. But the cash . . . well, it seems we’re getting into uncharted territory here.


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