Lobbyists Lobbying to Drop "Lobbyists" From Association Name

Lobbyists Lobbying to Drop "Lobbyists" From Association Name

The Washington association that lobbies for lobbyists feels the group needs some rebranding and wants to change its name to nix the word “lobbyists.”

The leaders of the American League of Lobbyists say their work has evolved, and members do lots more than troll Congress to try to shape legislation.

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Kwame Kilpatrick Sentenced to 28 years in Prison For Corruption

Kwame Kilpatrick Sentenced to 28 years in Prison For Corruption

His political career destroyed long ago, former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced Thursday to a stunning 28 years in prison for corruption.

The apparent last step in a series of scandals that destroyed his career and helped steer a crisis-laden city even deeper into trouble was an emphatic one.

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