The old Washington habit of using government positions and relationships to a land a lobbying gig continues to make news. Sunlight’s Nancy Watzman took a close look at gun lobbyists and Bill Allison discussed the new revolving door created by the Citizens United Supreme Court decision.
Earlier this week CNN interviewed Sunlight’s Kathy Kiely about Rep. Jo Ann Emerson (R – MO) departing congress to head the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association that Sunlight reported on in December. Also be sure to check out Sunlight’s Post-Employment Lobbying Tracker. Watch the CNN clip below: