Nomi Prins is a senior fellow at Demos, a nonpartisan public policy think tank. Before becoming a journalist, she served as a managing director for Goldman Sachs in New York. She is the author of Other People’s Money: The Corporate Mugging of America, Jacked: How “Conservatives” Are Picking Your Pocket and It Takes a Pillage: Behind the Bailouts, Bonuses, and Backroom Deals From Washington to Wall Street. Her most recent book, All the Presidents’ Bankers: The Hidden Alliances that Drive American Power, has just been released in paperback. She is a frequent commentator on CNBC and the BBC.
Hillary Clinton is trying to recast herself as the future president of the people—but she’ll need more than a PR campaign to erase her long-standing ties to Wall Street.