TITLE

Did a Lobbyist Use DeLay's Office?

AUTHOR(S)
Stone, Peter H.
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
National Journal;1/14/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reflects on an issue regarding the use of the influence of former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay by lobbyist Tony Rudy in his lobbying efforts. Former House leadership aides confirmed the visibility of Rudy in the office of DeLay during his lobbying for anti-corporate average fuel economy. He was being linked with the Indian lobbying scandal involving lobbyist Jack Abramoff.
ACCESSION #
19631188

 

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