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Congress Lobbying

Here's How Lobbying Went Into The Shadows

The Nation | Posted 02.20.2014 | Politics

It was 4 o’clock in the afternoon, and I found myself hanging around the House-side entrance to the Capitol building, hoping to interview lawmakers ...

Petition Suggests Lawmakers Should Wear Logos Of Financial Backers

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

From the depths of the White House's "We the People" petition website comes this cause created on Tuesday, hoping to force congressional lawmakers to ...

Actually, Corporations That Lobby and Make Campaign Contributions Get Special Benefits

Steven Strauss | Posted 02.11.2012 | Politics
Steven Strauss

While members of Congress assure their constituents that money spent lobbying them does not influence their judgment, 75% of all Americans believe it does. Recent academic studies support the public's concern.