February Con Case - "Professional lobbyists know their...

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"Professional lobbyists know their territory. They make very efficient use of their client's time. They can find out where your problem lies, who to talk to, and what questions to ask. They can tell you what information you need to have, and what questions you will have to answer. You will find out who you have to convince and why. Essentially, they guide you through the jungle of government and public opinion." John Reid. Because my partner and I agree with John we the negate the resolution resolved: In the United States, organized political lobbying does more harm than good. Contention 1: Lobbysist increase welfare for Americans . According to the NY times the money spent on lobbyist by the American Hospital Association got the White House to drop $155 Billion dollars of the debt of the Association. Lobbyists have achieved this by negotiating with the government. The NY Times also says that lobbyist are major players in cutting down the cost for healthcare this in turn leads to a lower price paid by Americans through taxes. Also lobbyists have gotten Senetor Max Baucus from the White House Panel to agree on drug companies investing $80
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This note was uploaded on 12/24/2011 for the course ECON 2023 taught by Professor Mike during the Spring '11 term at Bob Jones University.

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