Monthly Archives: October 2019

Leaked audio of payday loan manager bragging about access to White House reveals Trump’s top donors appreciate ‘quid pro quo’

“The president has pledged to drain the swamp, instead it looks like he’s taking care of the alligators.” Offering what one observer called “a crystal clear picture of how money buys influence in American politics,” leaked audio obtained by consumer watchdog group Allied Progress on Tuesday showed executives from some of the largest payday lenders […]