"Of the 13 (Bill) Clinton speeches that fetched $500,000 or more, only two occurred during the years his wife was not the secretary of state." Peter Schweizer made waves with his book, "Clinton Cash" in 2015 by proving that Bill Clinton’s speaking fees dramatically went up when Hillary Clinton became Secretary of State in 2009. "When you have one or two examples, it's a coincidence. When you have this many, to me it's a trend." the author said. This meant that any foreign government or big money interest could bribe the Clintons for policy outcomes without even paying taxes on the "donation".