Lobbying Reform

LOBBYING REFORM….Last week I linked to a couple of reports suggesting that lobbying reform was having trouble getting traction among congressional Democrats. Turns out it was much ado about nothing. The bundling provision, which was the most important part of the package, passed yesterday by a vote of 382-37. It’s not perfect, but it’s not bad, either. Good work, Democrats.

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