A revealing collection of events in the life of John Abramoff, the well known lobbyists that create numerous financial ventures based on his personal touch.
Life can offer unique opportunities but it can also deny happy endings or glorious goodbyes.
He never considered himself a ‘lobbyist’. In his own words he called himself a “Business Development Specialist” or a “Practical Operations Consultant”. In his words, lobbying in a political environment added to the obvious need to reach the platforms of accomplishment.”
Is Lobbying in its last throes?
Certainly not. Our political culture has developed nurturing unique principles and virtues. Retribution for good deals is a basic concept whose practical application has been employed by all, or almost all, members of our governing circles. It is also a surviving aid to that massively large sector of our economy that cover activities in the fields of health, transportation, education, contracting, armaments, technology and religious initiatives.
LET ME HELP YOU !
His first words to me were:
“Let me help you with those books”
I was carrying a large box full of textbooks that Miss Lorenzo had asked me to take back to BHH’s library. The slight New Jersey accent and the pleasant tone suggested kindness and friendship. He was the new student, recently transferred from Atlantic City to the Beverly Hills school system, and still in the process of becoming acquainted with the taboos, regulations and rewards of the famous institution.