Lobbyists on Townhall

Reince Priebus - Wed Jan 18

He promised there wouldn’t be lobbyists. Not a one. But less than a week into Barack Obama’s presidency (a week!), the White House had hired at least a dozen of them. They granted exceptions for some, and for others they exploited loopholes in the administration’s own self-written, self-imposed rules. ... more

Paul Greenberg - Mon Dec 5

What?! Barney Frank is retiring from Congress? I'm surprised. Surely he could have stayed on and done even more damage to the American economy. ... more

Iowa - Thu Nov 17

"I did no lobbying of any kind." ... more

Michelle Malkin - Fri Nov 11

The bipartisan debt panel to nowhere is exactly where K Street lobbyists want it to be: hopelessly deadlocked. A November 23 deadline for agreement on $1.2 trillion in budget savings is looming, but no real reductions in the size, scope or spending of government are on the table. Instead, we are witnessing another obscene special-interest splurge to preserve the status quo. All in the name of "reform," of course. ... more

Derek Hunter - Sun Oct 30

I have a confession to make. I used to be a registered lobbyist. ... more

Paul Jacob - Sun Oct 23

Some common complaints reveal more about the complainer than about the object of grievance. ... more

Reuters News - Fri Oct 14