jcharliem: Lobbying is infighting, sir. They are hyenas on a gut cart fighting to get what pieces they want from the pie. We can't even get on the gut cart. Question: What choices do YOU think you have?
Attend a town meeting in Anytown USA. 95% of the citizens in the room are vociferously against whatever the hell the town council is proposing. The citizens lose, the grant for Walmart to build is passed. End of meeting.
You have NO say after you vote. You want to dispute that, give me concrete examples on where the people's will has ever won. Viet Nam war - Kent State...on and on....Look it up....
Research before you shoot your mouth off.
Use your damn phone for something other than entertainment for a change. YOU and your ignorance are what's going to finally kill us.