From the Free Beacon: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has now collected more than $5 million in bundled lobbyist contributions, many of which come from lobbyists who represents industries that she opposes on the campaign trail, recent campaign finance filings show. Clinton added another $1.5 million in special interest cash from a handful of bundlers […]
From the Washington Examiner: Clinton’s Senate office produced 22 eventual lobbyists, according to Legistorm, compared to 15 Sanders alumni. “Part of Clinton’s lobbyist lead can be traced to the fact she had a larger staff than Sanders because her state is much more populated,” Legistorm said.
Tim Carney of the Washington Examiner outlines the broken promises of Obama, who said he would crack down on lobbyists in government positions. Photo by NASA HQ PHOTO
The lobbyist in question, Jeffrey Farrow, had also worked for the 2008 Clinton campaign and in the White House over Puerto Rican affairs. He was lobbying for the island Palau and U.S. aid packages to that country.
The Free Beacon reported: “Lobbyists representing an arm of the Moroccan government have donated thousands of dollars to Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign and a super PAC supporting it, public records show.” “The firm, Nurnberger & Associates, reported that its employees donated $1,500 to Clinton’s campaign last month in a Monday filing with the Department of […]
No surprise here, as many politicians in D.C. have ties to lobbying firms and lobbyists themselves.
Good take on the New York Times op-ed co-authored by Hillary Clinton and Bill Frist, a partnership where only K Street lobbyists win.
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