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What life for former presidents after the White House?

It is a very closed club that only has five members. From January 20 Donald trump completed the circle of former US presidents: Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama. What happens to them after their passage through the White House?

By leaving doubts about a new candidacy in 2024, the Republican billionaire is already an exception. Because former presidents traditionally retire from political life, make their experience at the head of the country bear fruit by giving lectures and writing their memoirs. It was all worth it.

In this, Donald Trump is no exception to the rule: They allegedly offered him $ 100 million for a book on his tenure. When they left the White House in 2017, the Obama couple signed a $ 65 million contract. Beside these astronomical sums, the annual annuity of the former occupants of the Oval Office, $ 210,000 (172,000 euros), seems very ridiculous.

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