Schweizer: Hillary Lost Because ‘Corruption Has Consequences’

Monday night on Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” “Clinton Cash” author Peter Schweizer said Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton lost the 2016 presidential election because “corruption has consequences,” and added that the continuous narrative of pay to play at the Clinton Foundation, former President Bill Clinton’s speaking fees and the email scandal bothered voters. Partial transcript as follows: BOLLING: Joining me now to remind liberals just why Hillary Clinton lost the election is the author of “Clinton Cash: The Untold Story of How and Why Foreign Governments and Businesses Helped Make Bill and Hillary Rich,” Mr. Peter Schweizer. Peter thanks for joining us. Let me start with this. How rich are Bill and Hillary Clinton? PETER SCHWEIZER, “CLINTON CASH” AUTHOR: Well, they’ve made about $250 million since they left the White House, which if you compare that to other ex-presidents, that’s maybe eight times what any other previous ex- president has made. So they’re very wealthy, and they’ve taken in a whole lot more than anybody else has in their position. BOLLING: OK, Peter, that’s amazing. First of all, that’s — that’s almost blows my mind, eight times any other former president. But is it corruption? Is it cronyism? And by