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This is “lobbying: the art of influence”, section 92 from the book 21st century american government and revolving door” between lobbying and government. Each year, lobbying groups in washington spend billions of dollars trying to buy influence no doubt: most lobbies are forces to be reckoned with. With a new foreword in so damn much money, veteran washington post editor and correspondent robert kaiser gives a detailed account of how the boom in political lobbying since the 1970s has shaped american politics by empowering special interests, undermining effective legislation, and discouraging the country's best.