Every presidential election brings a seemingly unending series of books by prospective and declared candidates, and they start coming earlier every cycle. The 2016 race promises to bring another kind of book, though, and they’ve already started arriving — works by authors sharply critical of Hillary Rodham Clinton, who is so far the only major Democratic candidate to have declared her candidacy.
So far, the hottest book in that genre appears to be “Clinton Cash: The Untold Story of How and Why Foreign Governments and Businesses Helped Make Bill and Hillary Rich,” by conservative author Peter Schweizer. The New York Times obtained a copy of the book, which is slated for release on May 5 from Harper, a HarperCollins imprint, and reported that it “asserts that foreign entities who made payments to the Clinton Foundation and to Mr. Clinton through high speaking fees received favors from Mrs. Clinton’s State Department in return.”
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