Shit lobbyists say (I know, I’m late to the game)

Lobbyists write legislation, they take your representatives out to lunch (they can pay for it if both diners are standing, not sitting), they throw fundraisers, they abide by absurdly specific rules to avoid appearance of graft and bribery, but nonetheless, Lobbyists influence your government for the benefit of corporate interests.

http://www.unitedrepublic.org

http://www.republicreport.org

http://www.sofapundit.com

4 responses to “Shit lobbyists say (I know, I’m late to the game)

  1. More accurately, they nfluence your government for the benefit of various special interests. Various industries are only one variety of lobbyists.

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  2. I think that’s clear in the vid. It’s all about out talking and sweet talking.

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  3. Not only to they influence the government, maybe they are the fourth branch with the broadest powers.

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    • I like that image – that’s exactly how they act and even affect our laws. Yeah, they are the “fourth branch”. Really like that Frank. May need to use it!

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