REPORT: Susan Rice has investments in companies doing business with IranSubmitted by emalvini on Thu, 11/29/2012 - 18:15
REPORT: Susan Rice has investments in companies doing business with Iran
U.N. ambassador has investments in companies doing business with Iran, disclosure forms show
BY: Adam Kredo
November 29, 2012 4:32 pm
The portfolio of embattled United Nations Ambassador Susan Rice includes investments of hundreds of thousands of dollars in several energy companies known for doing business with Iran, according to financial disclosure forms.
Rice, a possible nominee to replace Secretary of State Hillary Clinton when she steps down, has come under criticism for promulgating erroneous information about the September 11, 2012, attacks in Benghazi, Libya, that killed four Americans.
Rice has the highest net worth of executive branch members, with a fortune estimated between $24 to $44 million, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. A Free Beacon analysis of Rice’s portfolio shows thousands of dollars invested in at least three separate companies cited by lawmakers on Capitol Hill for doing business in Iran’s oil and gas sector.