Coming from podesta—who previously headed the George Soros-funded Center for American Progress—them was fighting words.
“[John] podesta was not sure that Obama felt anything, especially in his gut,” Woodward writes.
podesta warned that opposition to natural gas is impractical and not grounded in reality.
Lobbying Discloure Act records show that podesta billed the Centre for $510,000 for 2013.
But when it comes to the byline battles, no matter who is in the White House, podesta and his allies face an uphill battle.
The podesta had chosen Greek Fire because it was strange, hinted of magic—maligno.
I put the Magazine in my coat-pocket, and left him and the podesta.
On one side of the nave stood the podesta, d'Ucello, surrounded by a group of his sergentes in yellow and blue.
And, in return, you demand our assent to your enjoying the rank of podesta for five years?
Daoud tried to read d'Ucello's round, swarthy face, but he could not tell whether the podesta was relieved or angry.