Ney’s noose tightens

Neil Volz, former chief of staff to U.S. Representative Bob Ney, pleaded guilty in the corruption scandal surrounding lobbyist Jack Abramoff.

Meanwhile, little elves in D.C. are making sure all that talk of lobbyist reform remains just that.

A sham of a lobbyist reform bill

They won’t reform themselves. They either must be forced to do so or removed from power. It’s not a question of a few corrupt Congressmembers, the system itself is corrupt. That’s what needs to be changed.