October 8, 2014

Top 5 Things To Know About Greg Orman

Greg Orman

 

1. Orman Was Financial Adviser To Man Convicted of Insider Trading

Orman’s “link to jailed investor” Rajat Gupta is “deeper than first portrayed”: Not only was Orman financial advisor for Rajat Gupta, who was convicted of insider trading, but Gupta and Orman are also linked through New Silk Route, a Cayman Island based private equity firm focused on the Middle East and Asia, and through ownership of Exemplar Wealth Management.

2. Orman With Obama On Immigration And Nominees

Orman echoes Obama on immigration, endorsing a “path to citizenship” for undocumented immigrants currently in the U.S.

He also said he’ll approve anybody Obama nominates for any cabinet agency.

3. Orman Is A Democrat

Orman claims to be an independent, but has hired Democratic staffers, enlisted a Democratic consulting firm, explored a Senate run in 2008 as a Democrat, and attended a fundraiser co-hosted by “big-money Democratic donors,” including Jonathan Soros.

He tried to pretend he’s Independent by running from questions, like his stance on Obamacare, and abortion questions.

4. Orman Claims He Doesn’t Know Who He Willl Caucus With If Elected But He’s Donated to Harry Reid

Orman said he would not vote for Harry Reid for Majority Leader, but has contributed to Reid.

5. Out Of Touch With Kansans

Orman is out of touch with Kansans, calling “under $50,000” a “very small investment,” while the median household income in Kansas is just over $51,000. Also voter registration records show Orman first voted in Kansas in 2007 and was registered to vote in Florida as recently as 2006.