Daily Caller: Podesta Wanted Enviro-Billionaire For Energy Pick Over Obama’s Picks

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by Chris White
The Daily Caller

Hillary Clinton political operative John Podesta suggested environmental billionaire Tom Steyer head the Energy Department in 2008, according to emails released Monday by WikiLeaks.

Podesta, the chairman of Clinton’s Democratic presidential campaign, has been the target of WikiLeaks illegally obtained emails. The former Chief of Staff for President Bill Clinton condemned the hacked emails, suggested they were not authentic and said he doesn’t know where the emails are coming from…

Steyer’s money heavily influenced the Democratic National Committee’s 2016 campaign platform on climate change and renewable energy, according to hacked Democratic National Committee (DNC) emails uncovered in July by free market group the Energy and Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal).

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2016-10-19T14:10:47+00:00 October 11th, 2016|Billionaire Scammers, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Steyer|