TITLE

LOBBYISTS AND LIP SERVICE

AUTHOR(S)
Gailus, Jeff
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Alberta Views;Mar2011, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's opinion on the Lobbyists Act which is introduced by Prime Minister Ed Stelmach of Alberta. He asserts that problems will spring up when lobbying starts to corrupt the political process by shaping policy decisions that serve special interests instead of public good. He points that Stelmach and his ministers have failed to offer the public with an honest report whether the decision they make involves public interest rather than the interests of the industry.
ACCESSION #
58830546

 

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