What are lobbyist?

Date: 
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 20:45

The government has come under fire for retaining a lobbyist, The Group DC and paying them about 2 million US dollars over two years to push T&T's agenda.

What may seem absurd to locals turns out normal in the US where lobbying is the paid perfectly legal activity aimed at influencing or swaying a public official.