Penny Pritzker: Obama's Likely Commerce Secretary Choice
by Stephen Lendman
Pritzker is an unindicted crook.
She's one of America's most powerful women. For sure she's one of the richest. Forbes estimates she's worth $1.85 billion.
She's also heir to the Hyatt Hotels and Pritzker family fortune. It's net worth exceeds $20 billion. Some think it's much more.
No one knows for sure. It's stashed in tax havens. Only little people pay what they owe. Billionaires use money to make more of it. They steal plenty along the way.
Balzac said behind every great fortune lies a great crime. Tax Justice Network estimates up to $32 trillion in hidden and stolen wealth stashed in tax havens. Maybe it's much more. No one knows for sure.
Insiders say Pritzker's Obama's top Commerce Secretary choice. Honest observers want her held accountable. She has lots to answer for. More on that below.