No tax reform items will make it through Congress if those items touch the very wealthy. Congress is set to drive the middle class further downward, shred the net for the poor (they don’t count raging inflation for food and clothing) , and make the very wealthy much wealthier until at least the 2014 election. If you make less than $500k per year you better pray that the House goes Democrat in 2014.
– – http://news.yahoo.com/obama-pitch-buffett-tax-killing-corporate-tax-breaks-100313227–sector.html
Lobbyists work around the clock to influence legislation in both houses of Congress. What kind of influence do lobbyists seek? Depends on their employers. Here is a brief clip of the 60 Minutes interview with Jack Abramoff – a very informative interview. – – http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7387331n