‘Drinking And Talking’ Learns How Lobbyists Make And Scare Friends In Washington

Via Huffington Post: ‘Drinking And Talking’ Learns How Lobbyists Make And Scare Friends In Washington. Great concept by Huffington Post and actually way more interesting than what goes on at HuffPost Live. Best line for came from lobbying superstar Heather Podesta:

No joke: California Democrats have a ridiculous cash advantage over Republicans

No joke: California Democrats have a ridiculous cash advantage over Republicans

What happens when you add up all the cash on hand of the California statewide candidates and compared them among parties? If you’re a Republican, you may want to look the other way. Using cash on hand data reported on July 31 to the California Secretary of State, Democrats hold onto $33.2 million compared to the Republicans $420,000. Not a typo.