In a political world so often dominated by talking points written and delivered by surrogates, it’s too rare to be able to compare candidates directly based on their own words. When it comes to lobbyists, let’s compare what Tester and Rehberg have to say.
My apologies for not sourcing Mr. Tester’s remarks, but the journalist who clipped it from another reporter’s interview didn’t give credit for it. From Senator Tester:
From Represenative Rehberg:
Of course, Representative Rehberg should be a bit more concerned about the lobbyists he associates with, because in the past he’s found himself associating with the kind of person who ends up in prison.