Her article quotes Stephen E. Bradley, a lobbyist and a member of Gov. Robert Bentley's transition team, in a spirited defense of the lobbyist's role in government.
“One reason lobbyists have such a bad reputation is because editors and reporters think the legislative process should work like ninth grade civics class and it doesn’t,” Bradley said.
Sounds like Bradley's real problem is with the ninth grade civics curriculum. We're sure the lobbyists of Alabama could draft a law to change that curriculum -- if they could find a client to pay them for it.
From The Decatur Daily -- Lobbyists still have a role