Arguments Against Lobbyism

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I believe that there should be more restrictions on Campaign/Election Policy. Lobbyist should be restrained from “buying” political offices. Every interest group has the right (and should!) be encouraged to talk to Congressmen and Senators about their concerns. However, I do not think that lobbyist should provide favors to politicians, so that the politicians will vote on a bill in the lobbyist’s favor even though lobbyists go after those politicians that have no position on an issue. I just think that it is immoral and should be considered cheating because the REAL job of the lobbyist should be to persuade the politician with their presentation of ideas, not by money. Not only this, lobbyists should go after the politicians, with ideas and
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