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New cash-for-access rules improve optics, but won’t chase away donors: lobbyists

'I think journalists will quickly tire of going to these things when they find out how friggin’ boring they are,' says lobbyist Tim Powers.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has faced months of pressure over political fundraising events that give donors to the Liberal Party a chance to meet him and his ministers. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By PETER MAZEREEUW

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017 12:00 AM

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