Opinion: In D.C., service can equal cash
Published 04/06/2011, Syndicated columnist
WASHINGTON — Robert Gibbs’ relationship status with Facebook: It’s complicated.
It’s complicated because mere weeks ago Gibbs left his job as White House press secretary, saying his primary work over the next couple of years would be President Obama’s re-election. But then Facebook came calling — and with that friend request comes the potential for Gibbs to make millions by getting in before the hot company’s expected IPO next year.