Obama and Trump on lobbyists: a study in contrasts

Donald Trump didn’t take money from lobbyists. Hillary Clinton did. Barack Obama did.

Even more, Donald Trump is insisting that any member of a Trump Administration is subjected to a five year ban from lobbying once they move on. That doesn’t mean that former lobbyists aren’t involved in his transition team. They are. But it indicates a move in the right direction to “drain the swamp inside the Beltway.”

For a study in contrasts, the mainstream media (MSM) bent over backwards to…

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