White House won’t deny $500,000 purchases access to President Obama [VIDEO]

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      Vince Coglianese

      Vince Coglianese is the executive editor of The Daily Caller.

      His reporting has received wide coverage, including in the pages of The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post and The Drudge Report, among others. Vince has appeared as a guest on the Fox News Channel, CNN and CNBC, as well as other cable news networks. Additionally, Vince has been a guest on "The Sean Hannity Radio Show," Sirius XM''s "The Press Pool with Julie Mason," "The Schnitt Show" and Glenn Beck's TheBlaze TV.

      Prior to joining TheDC, Vince was the Web Editor for CarolinaCoastOnline.com, and a radio talk show host for The Talk Station (WTKF/WJNC) in Morehead City, N.C.

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On Monday, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney relied on a prepared statement and a series of verbal feints to avoid questions about news that top donors to the president’s community organizing group can purchase access to the president for $500,000.

Speaking at the daily White House press briefing, Carney referred questions about the practice — revealed in a weekend New York Times report — to the group, Organizing for Action.

Hat tip: Andrew Kaczynski

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