According to a report from The Daily Caller, Clinton set up meetings for Jacqueline Newmyer-Deal, a long-time friend of Chelsea and top Pentagon officials which resulted in consulting contracts between for Deal’s Long Term Strategy Group.
Via The Daily Caller:
Clinton recommended Deal to Michele Flournoy, who had just become undersecretary for defense policy at the Department of Defense in 2009. After a May 5, 2009 meeting with Flouroy, Deal thanked Clinton for “all your encouragement and help with DoD.”
“I met with Michele’s other deputy yesterday, and we had a productive discussion about Iran and developments in maritime Asia,” Deal said in her email. “We also discussed contract vehicles and mapped out what we need to do so that we can go to work! I am very grateful for everything you have done.”