I am a political scientist who researches political influence. I am the author of The Business of America is Lobbying: How Corporations Became Politicized and Politics Became Corporate (Oxford University Press, 2015). 

I am a senior fellow at New America. I am also an adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins University. I have a Ph.D. in political science from the University of California, Berkeley.

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