Lobbying Reform

House Republican leaders spoke to reporters about lobbying reform efforts and their agenda for the upcoming session of Congress. Their… read more

House Republican leaders spoke to reporters about lobbying reform efforts and their agenda for the upcoming session of Congress. Their ethics rules proposals included a stronger ban on gifts, a limit on private travel, restrictions on moving to K Street, removal of pension benefits for members of Congress convicted of a work-related felony. The proposal would not ban all gifts, including acceptances of gifts including “a baseball cap or a T-shirt from the proud students of a local middle school.” Following their remarks, the representatives responded to questions and comments from the reporters. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

People in this video

Hosting Organization

More information about

Lobbying Reform

22 Views
Program ID:
190761-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 17, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 22, 2006

Airing Details

  • Jan 17, 2006 | 2:05pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 17, 2006 | 5:47pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 17, 2006 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 17, 2006 | 11:20pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 20, 2006 | 10:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 22, 2006 | 12:15pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a DVD or Download

Lobbying Reform

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:19:12
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP4 video - Standard
    Length:
    00:19:12
    Price:
    $2.99
    Add to Cart
  • MP4 video - Low
    Request Download
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:19:12
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video