From the Missouri Democratic Party: "In this final episode, Congressman Roy Blunt cements his position as a true power broker and the ultimate Washington insider. In a revolutionary move, Blunt and DeLay actually outsource some of the business of lawmaking to corporate special interest lobbyists. This lobbyist-fueled political machine becomes known as “Blunt-Inc”, and it creates an “institutionalized alliance” with the most powerful lobbyists in Washington. [Washington Post, 5/17/05] In fact, Blunt's meetings with lobbyists grew to hundreds. According to the National Journal: “Blunt and his staff...regularly consult with roughly 500 lobbyists with K Street shops, trade associations, corporate Washington offices, and interest groups, according to Blunt's office.” [National Journal, 11/5/05]"