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Princess And The Pauper: Clinton Destroys Sanders In Speaking Fees

What Hillary Clinton made on the speaking circuit dwarfs what Bernie Sanders made

May 21, 2015 at 1:42 PM ET

It would take Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) nearly 6,000 years to earn, through speeches, what Hillary Clinton made in speaking fees over the last 15 months.

Over that period, according to financial disclosure reports, Sen. Sanders banked $1,867.42 for two paid speeches and an appearance on Bill Maher. Hillary Clinton delivered 51 speeches and walked away with more than $11 million.

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