Can I Redeem My Miles for a Job in the Obama Administration?

Now that Intrade has Obama over 80% likely to win the Democratic nomination (post-Wisconsin and better than 70% likely to win the most delegates in Texas, though lose Pennsylvania and Ohio), I’d love to transfer some of my millions of frequent flyer miles into Obama points.

Maybe I could try to redeem for a job as Secretary of Transportation?

That is sort of how the system works, right, and miles are just a proprietary currency?  After all, I once had a friend do her taxes and try to deduct her political contributions as a ‘job search expense’….

About Gary Leff

Gary Leff is one of the foremost experts in the field of miles, points, and frequent business travel - a topic he has covered since 2002. Co-founder of frequent flyer community, emcee of the Freddie Awards, and named one of the "World's Top Travel Experts" by Conde' Nast Traveler (2010-Present) Gary has been a guest on most major news media, profiled in several top print publications, and published broadly on the topic of consumer loyalty. More About Gary »

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