Since the Democratic leadership has made such a big deal of trashing the speial interest money flowing into campaigns I thought we should review the current status of House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, a leading spokesperson for Obama and Nancy Pelosi in condemning the influence of special interests and lobbyists.
The following tables show how he has avoided special interest money. Fat chance. He has received more lobbying money than anyone in the House and ranks at the top of the benefactors for all special interests. Now Congressman, there is no need to be a hypocrite.
The Hoyer harvest...
.All data from the Center for Responsive Government.