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The Big Money

I think Bill Clinton can sometimes make upwards of half a million dollars for a single speech. The only thing that surprises me about those numbers is that Romney, who's independently wealthy, would be charging those fees basically while he's running for president. Nothing illegal. Nothing unethical. But I'd figure he'd avoid having to discuss those numbers.

What this does mean though, I think, is that this puts Romney in the 1% for speeches alone.

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