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What does a Lobbyist do?

“Lobbying” seems to have become a dirty word in recent years given the recent illegal activities of former lobbyist Jack Abramoff. The truth of the matter is the current laws caught Jack Abramoff.  Lobbying accomplished ethically and professionally is making sure the proper government officials hear and understand both sides of an issue before making…

The Farm Bill Pt. 1

Budget reconciliation will force [The Farm Bill] to happen. Budget reconciliation should be completed in tandem with farm policy provisions as aggies should be leading to make necessary changes to reach budget targets. One thing you can bet on is that the number will most certainly be significantly above the $1.9 billion annual average for agriculture under previous budget reconciliations.