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Lobbying Belongs on the Reform Agenda

(3) Comments | Posted May 12, 2009 | 5:52 PM

Several of the elaborate schemes that drove the impeachment of former Gov. Rod Blagojevich and the criminal conviction of former Gov. George Ryan were assisted by powerful lobbyists, who enjoyed extraordinary access to the state's chief executives. Lobbyists close to Blagojevich allegedly shook down industry groups and state contractors for...

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