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(2009) Obama consultants land abroad
Politico ^ | Nov 18, 2009 | Ben Smith and Kenneth P. Vogel

Posted on 03/07/2017 9:32:30 PM PST by Ray76

The firm headed by Hillary Clinton’s former chief strategist, Mark Penn, is helping run incumbent President Victor Yushchenko’s campaign. Meanwhile Paul Manafort, whose firm worked on Republican John McCain’s losing effort, and Tad Devine, a top strategist on the Democratic presidential campaigns of Al Gore in 2000 and John Kerry in 2004, are consulting for Victor Yanukovych, the pro-Russian frontrunner in the polls.

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Both Manafort and Devine consulted for Victor Yanukovych.

Manfort was viciously attacked for being "linked to Russia". Not a peep was said about Devine, who worked for Sanders

Why is that?

1 posted on 03/07/2017 9:32:30 PM PST by Ray76
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To: Ray76

Manafort was attacked because of the efforts of Alexandra Chalupa, a long time Democrat operative and a Ukrainian activist associated with the Clinton campaign.

2 posted on 03/07/2017 9:39:02 PM PST by Ray76 (DRAIN THE SWAMP)
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