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Obama uses pay-for-access privileges

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President Obama is using privileged access to one of America’s greatest landmarks to reward his most generous financial supporters.

A review by The Associated Press finds that more than 60 of Obama’s biggest campaign donors have visited the White House more than once for meetings with top advisers, holiday parties or state dinners.

The invitations, which are a legal and established practice from incumbent presidents, come despite Obama’s past criticisms of Washington’s pay-for-access privileges.

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