Who Bankrolled President Obama’s Inauguration?

In 2009, corporate sponsors were banned but this year they were welcome

president obama 2nd portraitThe Presidential Inaugural Committee posted a list of the many backers of President Obama’s inaugural celebrations.

Microsoft, FedEx, Bank of America, AT&T and Coca-Cola were among the corporations listed, the Huffington Post reports.

Lobbying organizations are on the sponsors list as individuals, but the Obama administration banned individual lobbyists and political action committees from donating to the inaugural festivities.

In 2009, the president banned corporations from donating to his inauguration.

Read more at the Huffington Post.

ACROSS THE WEB