In the Loop: lobbyists

Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 01/17/2013

Obama inaugural swag is not for lobbyists

The online store won’t sell to lobbyists, but there’s a work-around, if you’re in town.

By Al Kamen  |  01:13 PM ET, 01/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Obama, Obama inaugural, inaugural store, inauguration store, lobbyists, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, In the Loop

Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 09/20/2012

Obama’s not the only critic of lobbyists

The ambassador in Washington from Argentina says they are fueling trade war.

By Al Kamen  |  12:57 PM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Argentina, trade war, lobbyists, Obama, Jorge Arguello, Gucci, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, In the Loop

Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 04/25/2012

Don’t cry for Biden counselor Steve Ricchetti

Vice President Biden’s new counselor might have taken a pay cut, but his firm earned him a pretty penny.

By T.W. Farnam  |  01:27 PM ET, 04/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Steve Richetti, Lobbyists

Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 02/23/2012

John Ensign, Bob Bennett, dogs, cats and K Street

Former lawmakers find life after the Senate in some usual — and some unusual -- places.

By Al Kamen  |  12:18 PM ET, 02/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  K Street, lobbyists, John Ensign, veterinarian, CNN, sex scandal, Utah Sen. Bob Bennett