"First, we will expand the restriction on oral communications to cover all persons, not just federally registered lobbyists. For the first time, we will reach contacts not only by registered lobbyists but also by unregistered ones, as well as anyone else exerting influence on the process. We concluded this was necessary under the unique circumstances of the stimulus program."
You got that! "in the spirit of transparency as always" : Too late to shovel, boys, grab your hip boots and run! I just love that bullshit of "this was necessary under the unique circumstances of the stimulus program." Don't you?
We are only thinking of you. We're only thinking of you! You are the reason we are doing this....you want the stimulus program to work don't you? And of course you are too dumb to have read Hayek's , The Road to Serfdom. Of course, to all my dumbshit liberal friends, who thought I was howling for the mothership to come get me when I warned them the end of Our Constitution was near....HOW DO YOU LIKE HIM NOW!