Under the heading, "Production Aspects: Lobby Techniques and Finances," Terry presents a thoroughly professional assessment of lobbies
in the U.
With a big enough package and a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, the broad electorate can, in principle, be mobilized against a collection of narrow lobbies
But as the Hmong and many other groups recognized that the federal government was abdicating policy toward smaller states, they seized the opportunity to set up powerful lobbies
Each group's angling induces its competitors to redouble their efforts, and, as more lobbies
dicker and more is invested in lobbying, it becomes all the more important not to be the poor sucker who gets taken to the cleaners.
Visitor Link kiosks in building lobbies
connect via the Internet to a secure centralized Kastle database.
He calls instead for devolving more federal programs to the states, so that lobbies
would have to disperse their influence around the country, and for competition for federal programs, like vouchers in education.
Although these groups do provide community services, they also seek to advance political agendas: Planned Parenthood lobbies
for tax-subsidized abortions; the Interfaith Peace Resource Council advocates nuclear disarmament.
It adds cachet to the lobbies
and public spaces of office buildings where office space is available for lease," notes Edward Aretz, Esq.
Fair enough, I suppose; but does he, or anyone, imagine that the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, one of the fattest of the fat-cat lobbies
, is a selfless tribune of the public good?
is pleased to announce that it is initiating a program to turn building lobbies
into art galleries.
press the 104th Congress to give banks greater risk-taking powers, while leaving their deposit insurance safety net intact, it's worth remembering what the S&Ls taught us: When special interests, competitive or cozy, come together to make policy, the outcome rarely reflects the common good.
The use of multiple colors of stone in interior lobbies
and public restrooms is also a significant new design trend.