Lobbyist boom extends under Trump, House Dems
K Street, the slot canyon of glass, steel, and reasonably understated but still well dressed political operatives has long wielded enormous power. It continues to.
(From The Hill)
“The increased level of activity we saw during the end of 2018 continued into 2019, and I am pleased that we were able to sustain our strong performance quarter over quarter,” Hunter Bates, a partner at Akin told The Hill.
“Our results highlight the strength, depth and capabilities of our bipartisan team, which features a number of recent additions on both sides of the political aisle — including three former members of Congress and many senior-level staff,” Bates added.