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zsimpson: "You're right. I have a big problem with a guy getting into office dirt poor and leaving office a multimillionaire after supposedly only making $400k a year off the taxpayers. You are absolutely correct I have a HUGE problem with that, and I find it sad and pitiful that you do not."

Do you think the same about Republicans, too, or is that a different story?

Also, Obama earned $15.6 million as an author after arriving in Washington. He made $8.8 million from his best seller Audacity of Hope (2006) and children’s book Of Thee I Sing: A Letter To My Daughters (2010). Sales of his memoir Dreams From My Father, originally published in 1995 (and republished in 2004), also took off once he landed in the nation's capital, resulting in a $6.8 million more.

Why do you hate authors?

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