Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: The Role and Regulation of Lobbyists

Role of Lobbyist

President of League of Lobbyist describes industry and reform

Description

American League of Lobbyists president Howard Marlowe and former president David Wenhold talk about the role of lobbyists, and lobbying the federal government.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • Review tactics used by interest groups.
  • Define lobbying and lobbyists.

Participants

Vocabulary

  • Accountability
  • Constituent
  • Consultant
  • Doj
  • Gao
  • Interest Groups
  • Lobby
  • Lobbying Disclosure Act
  • Lobbyist
  • Sunlight Foundation
  • Transparency
  • Watch Dog Group

Topics

Campaigns & ElectionsInterest Groups & Lobbying

Grades

Middle SchoolHigh SchoolUniversity