The last congressional bill enacted that covers lobbying in Washington DC was passed in 2007. It was the Honest Leadership and Open Government Act signed by President George Bush. A review of this bill is part of the assigned readings this week.
After reviewing the act guidance provided by the House Clerk, can you identify any shortfalls to this legislation covering the annual multi-billion dollar lobbying efforts in Washington DC? Or, have we now seen the end of the corruption of any federally-elected official?