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"Congressman, our people would look upon it favorably if you were to oppose any additional sin taxes."
"So from now on, the rabbi, the priest and the minister all walk into a pharmacy, O.K.?"
"Of course it would be a different story entirely if we could extract crude oil from stem cells."
Buy a congressman
"By golly, J.B., all that lobbying really paid off."
Meet the Candidate: "As you know, Ted, I favor taking money out of the hands of lobbyists, big media and political consultants and putting it directly in the hands of politicians."
"He's in the forefront of the 'keep money in politics' movement."
"It's a First Amendment thing. She's trying to balance out the influence of the Kock brothers money influence."
'What a great job! If at first you don't succeed, you get rewarded by lobbyists.'
'I already sold my soul to lobbyists.'
The American Political System: 'Why can't you see things my way?'
'Lobbyist for 'Big Sugar' is here to see you, congressman. . .'
"Every year I lobby for a tax on penguins, seals and polar bears and every year NOTHING!"
"Wouldn't it be kind of fun if we lobbyists had a lobby?"
"Don't let his appearance fool you, he's a lobbyist with your best interest at heart."
De Groot & Moskowicz, Lobbyists.
'Everything is so darn expensive now. I used to buy a HANDFUL of congressmen for what ONE costs now.'
"I'm retiring from Congress to spend more tome lobbying, where the REAL money is."
Evangelical Political Influence
Abortion - An intensely personal medical and emotional decision that can only be made between a legislator and his political interest group.
Self-Fulfilling Sentencing Cycle.