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Obama’s Coffee-House Loophole for Lobbyists

30th June 2010

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Watchdog groups and Republicans on Capitol Hill want an investigation into hundreds of White House meetings with corporate lobbyists at D.C. coffee houses. K Street influence peddlers told the New York Times last week that they’ve met routinely with Team Obama officials over the past 18 months to discuss policy matters — at Starbucks, Caribou Coffee, even on a side lawn — with the express purpose of circumventing the public’s right to know.

One Response to “Obama’s Coffee-House Loophole for Lobbyists”

  1. Rick Says:

    Well, SOMEBODY’S gotta pay for those lattes.