Skip to comments.Did Saddam bagman help Obama buy mansion?
Posted on 10/28/2008 8:33:45 PM PDT by Jedidah
Just 23 days before a crooked fundraiser helped Sen. Barack Obama buy his Chicago mansion, a billionaire bagman for Saddam Hussein wired millions into the crook's account.
"Barack Obama appears to have personally benefited from . . .
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Nobody cares and the media will just spin it away as negative campaigning.
Saddam Hussein al-Tikriti. Baraq Hussein Obama. I knew there had to be a connection deeper than a common name.
OLD NEWS....see list below....
Some of Obamas FRIENDS.....PASS this AROUND - Look closely at Penny Pritzker
Obama gave them $800,000 this year
Alinsky, Saul Obama is a follower of Alinsky
Auchi, Nadhmi lent Obama over 3 million, British citizen born in Iraq with ties to Tony Rezko
Ayers, William Weather Underground, unrepentant terrorist
Bean, Terrence raised 50-100K - once controlled the biggest producer of gay porn in America.
Chandoo, Muhammad Hasa College roommate #1 from Pakistan
Communist Party of USA ENDORSED Obama
Communist Youth Party USA endorsed Obama
Davidson, Carl SDS Member, associated with Chicagos New Party
Davis, Frank Marshall .mentor of Obama
Dohrn, Bernadine . Weather Underground, unrepentant terrorist
Evans, Jodie .Code Pink known to visit with Chavez, Ahjamanihead (sp)
Funnye, Rabbi Capers Michelle Obamas cousin
Hamid, Wahid College roommate #2 from Pakistan
Jones, Emil .Illinois State Senate President, Serves Under An Ethical Cloud. He Has Several Family Members On The State Payroll And Uses His Clout To Aid Their Business Interests.
Jarret, Valerie ..MOs boss, then BOs Campaign team
Johnson, James .former Fannie Mae CEO left due to improprieties helped select Obama VP
Katz, Marilyn .former active SDS Member, member Obamas Credentials committee
Khalidi, Rashid .former spokesman for PLO, now professor Arab Studies, Columbia; founded AAAN
Kilpatrick, Kwame . jailed Detroit Mayor, Obama praised him .in May 2007
Klonsky, Michael & wife ..MAOISTS, shared office w/Ayers and both of the Obamas; In 2008 Klonsky ran a blog on the official Obama campaign website on education policy and social justice teaching. When discussion of the Klonsky blog emerged in the blogosphere, it was promptly shut down by the campaign and all of the posts made by Klonsky were removed from the site.”
..former member Obama campaign Staff w/ties to Hamas
Mansour, Dr. Khalid Abdullah Tario Al-Mansour a.k.a. Don Warden - a lawyer, an orthodox Muslim, a black nationalist, an author, an international deal-maker, an educator, and an outspoken enemy of Israel. financier of Obamas Harvard education
Neier, Aryeh . founder of SDS, now President of George Soros, Open Society Institute
Odinga, Raila ..Kenyan radical muslim Cousin of Baracks, whom Obama traveled to Kenya to support IN Kenya, while he was Senator .
Pritzker, Penny Finance Chairperson of Obamas presidential campaign - helped develop the complicated investment bundling of subprime securities at the heart of the meltdown. Board Chair of failed Superior Bank. Penny Pritzker is also vice chair of the Chicago Public Education Fund, the successor organization to the Chicago Annenberg Challenge. According to this PDF file, pg 5, Chicago Annenburg Challenge,
.founder of ACORN, leader of SEIU chapter (Service Employees Intl Union)
Raines, Franklin .former head of FANNIE MAE .former? Campaign housing advisor?
Rezko, Tony Chicago Politics . - convicted felon
Socialist Party of USA .. ENDORSED Obama
Wright, Reverend .Pastor for 20 years - leader in the BLACK LIBERATION Theology movement
Did they buy the house before or after they paid off their student loans?
It is a bizarre, unprecedented, and frightening election that is occuring.
MAN, that is some “impressive” list of thugs and reprobates! Like I said, “a lifetime of unsavory associations”!
. Yes, and strictly by coincidence, they are no longer liabilities.
(Do you think that Rezko senses that HE might be a liability, and might call a newsperson, (Sean Hannity comes to mind) to arrange for a little "insurance", nyuk, nyuk, nyuk?)
Here's what you need to know about that:
That lot the Rezkos paid $625,000 for? They later sold a strip of it to Obama for $100,000 plus change (IIRC).
Here's what: When the Rezkos sold that strip, they made the lot they had just paid full price for (SIX HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR A LOT) . . . drumroll . . .
That's right. When the Rezkos sold part of their lot to Obama, their portion then became too small under the zoning rules to have anything built on it. What do you think this unbuildable lot was worth on the free market then?
No one is going to buy a lot in that neighborhood that cannot be built on.
In essence, in addition to funds to help buy the original property, the Rezkos gave the Obamas the $625,000 lot next door. Even if the Rezkos somehow sold the lot in the future, it would FOREVER remain vacant and, thus, of very great value to the Obamas and the Obamas' property value.
Getting the truth out is its own reward.
It is always valuable.
A 2004 Pentagon report identified Auchi as an Iraqi billionaire and global arms dealer “who behind the facade of legitimate business, served as Saddam Hussein’s principle international financial manipulator and bag man.”
The report states that “significant and credible evidence has been developed that Nadhmi Auchi has engaged in unlawful activities,” such as bribing “foreign governments and individuals prior to Operation Iraqi Freedom to turn opinion against the American-led mission to remove Saddam Hussein.”
Obama and top fundraiser Tony Rezko, a business partner and close friend of Auchi
He also helped “arrange for significant theft from the U.N. Oil-for-Food Program to smuggle weapons and dual-use technology into Iraq.”
Since October 2002, Obama has publicly opposed Operation Iraqi Freedom, which ousted Saddam Hussein. Auchi was a cousin of the executed dictator.
October 2002 Obama gives speech opposing war with Iraq
June 2003 Rezko holds lavish fundraiser for Obama at his Illinois mansion, providing key seed money to launch his U.S. Senate campaign
It of interest the Obama’s financial worth:
2000: The Obamas joint gross income was $240,505
It is also of interest Obama’s real estate purchases:
July 28, 1993: The Obamas made a $111,000 downpayment on the $277,500 Hyde Park condo.
January 23, 2005: The Obamas made a $330,000 downpayment on the $1.65 million Kenwood townhouse. It was $300,000 below the asking price.
There is no way the Obama’s income levels paid those down payments. Obama’s book $1.9million advance by Random House for 2 non-fictiont books and one children's book did not come until after the $300,000 downpayment was made.
The question was who helped the Obama’s and how much did they receive?
Good list. For the uninformed it would help if you let people know what all the initials stand for. Bookmarked and emailed out.
The first thing O will do is pardon Rezko.
If a small number of people around FR actually spent their time countering the proposed programs of Obama and how they will harm the economy, as well as other things, we might just get somewhere. All of these things that can not be proved by anything that would begin to pass a credibility test are an embarassment and a total waste of time.
Yeah, I know. :-)
Honestly, I did a search. I entered “Saddam” and didn’t get a hit to any recent story.
FR is a great place, but the search function has always, for me, been a source of frustration.
But maybe it’s only me, and it works for everyone else.
Anyway, I tried. Sorry for the double post. I probably need to stick to comments and leave posting to the more capable.
And, I think that is very close.
If the Obama/Ayers bunch pardons Rezko, then Mister Rezko becomes an even greater liability. (Assuming that he knows some genuine "dirt").
However, what if, though the grapevine, Rezko was PROMISED a pardon?
(Assuming, of course, he...ummm...survives to see it.)