The author discusses the process of lobbying in relation to affecting public policy. Topics covered include lobbying refers to personal solicitation of a member of the legislative body to favor or oppose bills that are proposed, the models of the lobbying process like exchange, education and legislative subsidy, and the role of the approval of the Honest Leadership and Open Government Act in reforming lobbying through limits on accepting gifts to influence approval of laws.
Fagan, Mark. "How Money Talks." USA Today Magazine. November 2015.