As far as the President is concerned, there's like a concerted effort on the part of lobby groups
to influence UN officials to indict and convict the President in a court of public opinion," Roque said.
President Uhuru Kenyatta is staring at a court battle with lobby groups
challenging the 'unconstitutional' composition of his new Cabinet.
County communication director Richard Chacha said some lobby groups
in Mombasa and Nairobi were soliciting for bribes from the county following the report in which the administration has been cited over inaccuracies in financial records.
Candidates have to be heavily connected to lobby groups
like Wall Street, National Rifle Association, AIPAC, Military-Industrial Complex and those that are very wealthy.
Finally, it is important to note that, whilst everything claimed about renewable energy by Mr Arnott is not based on fact, but on the opinions of industry lobby groups
, I should point out that the Offshore Demonstrator is not a regular offshore wind farm.
Labour, the Greens and former revenue minister Peter Dunne joined information technology industry lobby groups
in 2013 in raising concern that Kiwi technology companies had been deliberately left out of a tender to help design Phase I of Inland Revenue's business transformation scheme and to "validate" its future phases.
Recent press exposes of abuses of the Abortion Act and the Liverpool Care Pathway could have been prevented by lobby groups
arguing that discussing abortion in a negative way might damage women's equality; or from lobby groups
arguing that negative reporting of the LCP might affect patients' rights to choose end-of-life care.
Professor Nano Ruzin comments for Utrinski Vesnik that Macedonia's political and business-elite has no greater sense and knowledge on the meaning of lobby groups
Monterona added that the 48 OFWs also asked their families and relatives in the Philippines to form their own lobby groups
to help the campaign for their release and repatriation.
As over 15000 politicians and delegates gather in Copenhagen for the UN's Climate Change conference, a separate conference in Denmark also occurred, comprising of scientists and lobby groups
With the exception of the summary conclusion, the remaining chapters address groups in the policy process, looking at ethnic group influence in foreign policy making, the shifting fortunes of the Japanese and China lobby groups
, interest group participation in the Supreme Court nomination process, interest groups and the making of nanotechnology policy, the influence of the K-Street lobby groups
during the Republican era, and other topics.
Has Birmingham slipped so far into the safety of polite rhetoric that business lobby groups
never assume the role of protagonist and, when merited, very publicly?