Lobbying commissioner’s new directive on receptions could deprive government of lobbyists’ input, says industry leader

Karen Shepherd is telling lobbyists not to push their issues on government officials at public events.

Lobbying Commissioners Karen Shepherd recently issued guidance to lobbyists on best practices when it comes to receptions and gifts.The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

PUBLISHED :Monday, Feb. 15, 2016 12:00 AM

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