Coverage of my new book, The Business of America is Lobbying

"The Washington wishing-well," The Economist (column based on my book)

"Corporations now spend more lobbying Congress than taxpayers spend funding Congress" Ezra Klein, Vox

"Clarifying the Problems in the Political Reform Debate: Lee Drutman on Lobbying," Bob Bauer

"America's Lobbying Addiction," Phillip A. Wallach, Brookings

"The Rise of the Lobbyists: Lobbyists are more pervasive than ever in Washington, but are they more effective?" Seth Masket, Pacific Standard





Earlier articles that have quoted me and programs that have featured me as a guest

"Print" Media

"Milking the Money Machine," New York Times, July 22, 2014

"How companies try to influence governments" The Economist, February 22, 2014

"The Capitol's Spinning Door Accelerates," New York Times, February 2, 2014

"Spending on contracts and lobbying propels a wave of new wealth in D.C." Washington Post, November 17, 2013

"Supreme Court may strike new blow to campaign funding laws," Los Angeles Times, September 21, 2013

"What the 2012 election has in common with the 1946 election," Washington Post, July 12, 2013 (in which the Post refers to me as "the Sunlight Foundation's resident genius")

"In Washington, lawmakers' routines shaped by fundraising," Reuters, June 12, 2013

"Kill Bill," New York Times, May 23, 2013

"The NRA vs. America," Rolling Stone, January 31, 2013


"When Lobbyists Literally Write the Bill," NPR News, November 11, 2013

"Where Secret Political Money Really Comes From," Brian Lehrer Show, July 11, 2012

"Sophomoric? Members of Congress Talk Like 10th-Graders, Analysis Shows," NPR News, May 21, 2012

"The Most (And Least) Lucrative Committees in Congress," NPR News, April 6, 2012

"Report: Wealthy 'Elite Donors' Fueling U.S. Politics," NPR News, December 14, 2011


"Juvenile Speeches from Congress & President Sparkle-Talk," The Colbert Report, June 4, 2012

"On Congressional Productivity," January 19, 2014
"Lobbyists and the Fiscal Cliff," December 3, 2012

Lawrence O'Donnell, "NRA breaks its silence," December 19, 2012