George W. Charges $150K Per Speech: How His Fee Stacks Up to Other White House Alums


George W. Bush ain’t so good with words (um, “Is our children learning?), but he announced today that he’s hitting the lecture circuit in March and will be banking $150,000 per gig. Sure it’s way more than the average American makes in 365 days, but is it just us or does that sound kind of bargain basement for a former president?

This got us thinking—what do other politicos make when they step up to the podium? The answers are below. Hint: George W. makes more than his daddy, but peanuts compared to Slick Willy. 


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