Another example proving (a) the extent of corruption on the left and (b) whatever Progressives rant, rave and accuse others of, they themselves are guilty.
Information Liberation by Chris Menahan
While the Obama administration passed sanctions against Russia’s largest bank, Sherbank, the bank has hired John Podesta’s “Podesta Group” lobbying firm to have them removed.
From Zero Hedge:
Russia’s largest bank, Sberbank, has confirmed that it hired the consultancy of Tony Podesta, the elder brother of John Podesta who chaired Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, for lobbying its interests in the United States and proactively seeking the removal of various Obama-era sanctions, the press service of the Russian institution told TASS on Thursday.
“The New York office of Sberbank CIB indeed hired Podesta Group. Engagement of external consultants is part of standard business practices for us,” Sberbank said[…]
H/t Brittius and pennine_rainbows.