Media thinks people with experience in a area have a built in conflict of interests?

NY Times:
D. J. Gribbin, an infrastructure specialist on the White House’s National Economic Council, with President Trump this month. Mr. Gribbin used to work for Macquarie, a bank that specializes in infrastructure and stands to gain from such undertakings.
Stephen Crowley/The New York Times
D. J. Gribbin, an infrastructure specialist on the White House’s National Economic Council, with President Trump this month. Mr. Gribbin used to work for Macquarie, a bank that specializes in infrastructure and stands to gain from such undertakings.
President Trump is populating the federal government with former lobbyists who in many cases are influencing policy in industries where they were recently paid.
I don't recall this concern with conflicts when Obama was populating the DOJ with activists who were extorting settlements with businesses and banks which were used to fund liberal interests groups.

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