Lobbyists insist that they have nothing to worry about in proposed lobbyist ban
Ted Cruz and Rep Ocasio-Cortez have proposed to a ban on members of Congress becoming lobbyists. The lobbyists say they aren’t worried. (But they might be, just a bit.)
(From The Hill)
“Fundamentally, you have a First Amendment problem. You’re banning a class of people from petitioning lawmakers,”… “Even if it passes muster, is that really a trend that you want to start?”
That is an interesting question. But also consider who’s asking the question.