Monday, November 16, 2009
Andy Stern -- Obama's favorite visitor to the White House not a lobbyist
How Andy Stern Got Around Obama’s “No Lobbyist” Policy; He Just Didn’t Register
by Brian Johnson | BigGovernment.com
President Obama has always made a pretty big deal about not working with “lobbyists”. Registered lobbyists can’t get stimulus money, can’t be White House advisors and are not allowed access to meetings and summits. So how does one get around that? It’s simple; you just don’t register as a lobbyist. That’s what Andy Stern did and it may come back to bite him.