The architects of Clinton’s presidential run are lobbyists for Russia’s most powerful bank. What are the national security implications?
The revelations of the so-called Panama Papers that are roiling the world’s political and financial elites this week include important facts about Team Clinton. This unprecedented trove of documents purloined from a shady Panama law firm that arranged tax havens, and perhaps money laundering, for the globe’s super-rich includes juicy insights into how Russia’s elite hides its ill-gotten wealth.
Many progressives believe that relations with Putin and Russia need improving, but funneling tax dodger's money through clandestine law firms and political cronies is not the way.