He had two jam-packed days of meetings with staff members from the local federal delegation, the governor's D.C. representative, and staff for the DOJ and DOT.
The trip was arranged by the city's brand new lobbyist.
Who Robbie has known since our lobbyist was six
and whose parents donated to Robbie's campaign?
It's a switch in strategy from the last city council,
which said it wasn't worth the city's money to pay a lobbyist.
The meetings were unobtainable until now?
Isn't Denise a former lobbyist?
Who was in charge of these things before?
Perkins said he spent him talking up the aerotropolis concept
and the joint nanotech school.
Near some prime properties for sale?
He said he is confident the city has a strategy
to "bring money home from Washington."
"We are long overdue
in putting together a lobbying strategy in Washington," Perkins said.
What was who doing before the lobbyist?
Isn't Howard Coble, Brad Miller, Kay Hagan and Dick Burr
supposed to be doing that?
"They’re spending lots of money in Washington all of the time.
Spending borrowed money?
There are places that have programs
that could help us achieve some of our community’s goals."
If the Greensboro Partnership is contributing $25,000 for the lobbyist,
and Robbie and friends are the Greensboro Partnership,
who is lobbying for what from whom
for the benefit of who?